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Sounding Bowls: Playing with Sounding Bowls 2-3 Days

Sounding Bowls: Playing with Sounding Bowls

The second stage workshop Playing with Sounding Bowls will explore musicality and Sounding Bowl techniques, bringing a new level of understanding and appreciation for what your instrument can offer.  The programme will start at 10am with a 60 minute lunch break. We aim to conclude the day at approx 4.30pm. £70 for the day, light vegetarian lunch provided.  Buy Tickets..

Date: Sunday 21st October

Sounding Bowls: Touching the Heart Strings 2-3 Days

Sounding Bowls: Touching the Heart Strings

A one day introduction to Sounding Bowls, their nature and use. Everything provided, Sounding Bowls for everyone to play. Come and try the different types, sizes and timbers.The first in a series that will eventually build into a complete training in Sounding Bowl Therapy. New users are invited to follow this process as far as pleases them and we offer our support in every way.The programme will start at 10am with a 60 minute lunch break. We aim to conclude the day at approx 4.30pm. £70 for the day, light vegetarian lunch provided.  Buy Tickets..

Date: Saturday 20th October

  Earthware Pottery 2-3 Days

Earthware Pottery

A showcase of handmade pottery for sale. I produce a selection of original thrown and hand built items including bowls, candle holders, vases and other unique pieces.The studio will also be open to “paint your own pottery” for all ages and abilities. There will be a large selection of pottery blanks to chose from, including ornaments,decorations, mugs, plates and bowls, etc. Prices range from £5 - £15 and includes glazes and firing...

Date: Sat 20 and Sun 21 October

  Free Motion Embroidery Workshop New 2-3 Days

Free Motion Embroidery Workshop

Come and have some fabric and stitching fun with Patricia West, Textile Artist at Biggar Stitches.  Learn how to use a sewing machine to ‘draw’ a stunning picture to frame or incorporate into further sewing projects, using free motion embroidery.  You’ll have lots of time to practice and experiment with free motion embroidery before diving into designing and making your final piece to take home.  It’ll be a fun and relaxed workshop with periods of intense concentration and biscuit eating. Everything is provided but you are welcome to bring any of your own fabric if you’d like to use it.To book your place contact Biggar Stitches on 01899 220837 or e-mail hello@biggarstitches.com  Buy Tickets..

Date: Friday 26 October

  Microwaveable Bowl Cozies or Snack Bowls Workshop New 2-3 Days

Microwaveable Bowl Cozies or Snack Bowls Workshop

Will you be entertaining guests over the Christmas and Hogmanay festive period?  Stuck for gift ideas for friends or family members?  We’ll show you how to make a bowl cozy to protect your hands when taking a hot bowl of something from the microwave, or alternatively it will double up as a snack bowl when putting on a buffet spread for guests.  The price includes a kit to make 6 bowls – we’ll help you make all of them before you go home.  (Basic sewing machine knowledge would be advantageous but not essential.)To book your place contact Biggar Stitches on 01899 220837 or e-mail hello@biggarstitches.com  Buy Tickets for 20th Oct Buy Tickets for 27th Oct..

Date: Saturday 20 and 27 October

  Quilted Patchwork Cushion cover Workshop New 2-3 Days

Quilted Patchwork Cushion cover Workshop

Come and spend the day learning the very basics of patchwork and quilting for the day and go home with an adorable quilted patchwork cushion which you could keep for yourself, or maybe gift it to a friend or relative.  (Basic sewing machine knowledge would be advantageous but not essential.)To book your place contact Biggar Stitches on 01899 220837 or e-mail hello@biggarstitches.com  Buy Tickets for 18th Oct Buy Tickets for 25th Oct..

Date: Thursday 18 and 25 October

 Gaelic Singing Workshop and Concert New 2-3 Days

Gaelic Singing Workshop and Concert

 Gaelic Singing workshop with Mòd Medallist Alison MacRae followed by a concert exploring Gaelic & Piping with Alan MacDonald ) and Gaelic & Scots with Aonghas Dubh MacNeacail.  Buy Tickets..

Date: Saturday 27 October

Children's Art Workshop - Make a Game of 'Robin' to take away 2-3 Days

Children's Art Workshop - Make a Game of 'Robin' to take away

Become a wild bird in search of worms in a simple tabletop game that you'll make and take home.  Learn to play by taking part in a large scale game and then make your very own pocket sized version of 'Robin' to keep and share with friends and family.Suitable for ages 6 to 11. Younger children are welcome if accompanied by an adult.Numbers limited, please book early to avoid disappointment.  Buy Tickets..

Date: Saturday 27th October

Children's Art Workshop - Make a Squirrel Game to Take And Play 2-3 Days

Children's Art Workshop - Make a Squirrel Game to Take And Play

Find acorns as a wild squirrel in a simple tabletop game that you'll make and take home to keep.Learn to play by taking part in a large scale foraging game before making your very own pocket sized version to share with friends and family.Suitable for ages 6 to 11. Younger children are welcome if accompanied by an adult. Buy Tickets..

Date: Saturday 20th October

Mindfulness for a content life. A guided meditation with John Riley 2-3 Days

Mindfulness for a content life. A guided meditation with John Riley

Come and try it for yourself. Mindfulness takes the form of guided meditation, which helps you to notice unhelpful thoughts, and instead pay attention to the present moment. With regular practice, it has been shown to aid relaxation, improve sleep, lessen anxiety, improve concentration & even boost the immune and digestive system. Buy Tickets for 20th Oct Buy Tickets for 28th Oct..

Date: Saturday 20th and Sunday 28th October

Mosaic Workshop 2-3 Days

Mosaic Workshop

This  workshop led by Susheila Jamieson at her studio at Rachan, introduces participants to direct or indirect method mosaic making (participants choose). Simple designs look stunning when made in glass or ceramic mosaic.Includes all materials, teas, coffees and home baking.Suitable for age 15 plus.Places limited. Please contact Susheila on 01899 830443 or 07760 202003 or susheila@rachan.co.uk to book your place. Buy Tickets..

Date: Sunday 21st October

Pencil Drawing Workshop with Kay 2-3 Days

Pencil Drawing Workshop with Kay

You are never too old or too young to draw. This is your chance to come along and learn, or refresh, your pencil drawing skills in a fun and informal 3 hr workshop. Following requests at previous Open Studios, Kay is arranging a number of 3hr workshops suitable for all ages and abilities. Advance booking is essential as spaces are limited. Call Kay Booton on 07814258495 or e-mail sabhalmorarts@gmail.com  Follow on Facebook or Instagram. Just search for Sabhal Mor Arts.Workshop dates and timesSaturday 20 October  Morning workshop 9.30am to 12.30pm  Afternoon workshop 1.30pm to 4.30pm Sunday 21 October     Morning workshop 9.30am to 12.30pm  Afternoon workshop 1.30pm to 4.30pm Wednesday 24 Oct..

Date: Sat 20th , Sun 21st and Wed 24th October

Play and Sing Ukulele Workshop 2-3 Days

Play and Sing Ukulele Workshop

Sing and Play with the Dukes of Uke No 6. Ukulele WorkshopAre you a ukulele player who goes to ukulele concerts but gets frustrated at not being able to play along?At this workshop you can play along with members of the Dukes of Uke and a big happy family of other ukulele players. The workshop led by the Dukes of Uke Musical Director Ian Murray, is suitable for beginner to intermediate level players, and is all about playing rather than teaching with a bit of guidance and a few hints on technique. If you have a ukulele and if you can play a few chords, then this workshop will be suitable for you. Combined ticket for this workshop and the concert on the same evening is £18.  Buy Tickets..

Date: Saturday 3rd November

Stone Carving Workshop 2-3 Days

Stone Carving Workshop

Stone carving is engaging, fun, challenging and therapeutic ! This one day workshop introduces participants to stone carving techniques using hand tools. The workshop is held in a warm, well equipped studio near Broughton.  No experience necessary.Suitable for age 15 plus. Price includes all materials, teas, coffees and home baking. Places limited, please contact Susheila on 01899 830443 or 07760 202003  susheila@rachan.co.uk to book. Buy Tickets..

Date: Saturday 20th October

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