Thursday 1st March 2018
Arrival 1.45pm - finish 4.00pm
Duration:2 Hours 15 mins
Emerald Paper Design are hosting a beginner's guide to modern calligraphy in our fabulous Grain Barn. During the session, you will learn key modern calligraphy basics and how to use the essential tools and mark making drills. Demonstrations and individual guidance will be given every step of the way.
Course fee includes tea, coffee and homemade cake on arrival, also a starter kit full of the goodies you need to start your modern calligraphy journey.
Foraging Master Class
Saturday 5th May and Saturday 29th September 2018
Arrival 10.00am - finish 4.00pm
Duration: 6 Hours
Join foraging expert Liz Knight as she teaches you how to forage for wild ingredients collected from Eckington Manor's farm and local surrounding countryside. During the forage, you will learn how to safely and confidently start foraging and how it should be done legally and sustainably. Liz will then teach you how to turn finds into accompaniments for lunch in the cookery school - you will learn how the wild food gathered can be bleded with other ingredients to create incredible flavours. After lunch, you will forage for ingredients to make a home-made gin or syrup which can be taken home.
Course fee includes a morning forage and lunch preparation, lunch included, afternoon forage, gin & syrup making in the cookery school, afternoon wild cake and tea.
Spring Floral Workshop
Thursday 22nd March 2018
Arrive 1.45pm - finish 4.00pm
Duration 2 hours 15 minutes
Using seasonal British flowers, learn how to create your own painterly style Spring centrepiece to celebrate this Easter and Mothers Day. Based in Worcester, Floral designer Hannah of BRIDE AND BLOOM is a huge advocate for using seasonal British flowers and her enthusiasm for wild, natural looking floral arrangements is infectious! Hannah offers a truly personal and indivualistic approach to each of her clients' briefs which has gained her exceptional reviews. Come and join her at Eckington Manor for a special Dutch Masters inspired table-centrepiece workshop and learn the art of natural floral design. Working with beautiful Spring flowers and a stunning footed compote, Hannah will demonstrate and help guide you to create your own centrepiece which is yours to take home to adorn your table. The perfect gift for Mothers Day and Easter! Gift vouchers are available.
To book call 01386 7516000 or email firstname.lastname@example.org