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The hills of Dartmoor National Park come alive with the sound of celebration

Campaigning organisation 38 Degrees celebrates Campaign for National Parks 80th Anniversary at Dartmoor National Park

On Saturday 30th July campaigning organisation 38 Degrees and the charity Campaign for National Parks are celebrating our nation’s most beautiful landscapes. They're hosting free organised walks and natural art workshops at every national park in England, Scotland and Wales. We’re delighted to announce that Dartmoor National Park will be part of the celebrations!

80 years ago a group of people came together to launch a campaign get these magnificent places...

38 Degrees celebrate Campaign for National Parks 80th anniversary with walks and workshops

Event Date: 
30/07/2016 - 1:30pm to 4:30pm
Venue: 
Dartmoor National Park

On Saturday 30th July campaigning organisation 38 Degrees and the charity Campaign for National Parks are celebrating our nation’s most beautiful landscapes. They're hosting free organised walks and natural art workshops at every national park in England, Scotland and Wales.

80 years ago a group of people came together to launch a campaign get these magnificent places protected. These events across the country celebrate this incredible achievement, and the things that can be done when people work together. The theme for the events is 'inspired by nature', and brings together...

An afternoon with the Cathedral Flower Arrangers

Event Date: 
20/07/2016 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm
Venue: 
Exeter Cathedral

Wednesday 20th July, 14.00-16.00 in the Chapter House Please join us for ‘Fun with Foliage’. This is not a workshop (so no advance booking) but we make a small charge on the day of £3.00 to cover our expenses. Tea and home-made cake will be provided and you will be made very welcome.

Willow rope weave basket making

Event Date: 
06/08/2016 - 10:00am to 4:00pm
Venue: 
Reed Base, Seaton Wetlands, Colyford to Seaton Road, Seaotn, EX12 2SP

Create a unique willow bowl with an expert from Windrush Willow

A one day workshop.

A more advanced course that is not suitable for beginners; two good strong hands required.

Cost includes all materials and instruction.

http://eastdevon.gov.uk/countryside/countryside-events/august-2016/willow-rope-weave-basket-making/

Willow weaving fun items for the garden

Event Date: 
10/07/2016 - 10:00am to 12:30pm
Venue: 
Younghayes Community Building, Cranbrook, EX5 7DR

An introduction to willow weaving

An introduction to willow weaving with an expert from Windrush Willow.

Make fun pieces to take home for your garden.

http://eastdevon.gov.uk/countryside/countryside-events/july-2016/willow-weaving-fun-items-for-the-garden/

Willow weaving: edging hurdles

Event Date: 
04/07/2016 - 10:00am to 4:00pm
Venue: 
Reed Base, Seaton Wetlands, Seaton, EX12 2SP

Learn the art of willow weaving with an experienced tutor

Create your own natural willow structures to add the finishing touches to your garden with an expert from Windrush Willow.

A one day workshop for beginners.

No experience necessary, but two good strong hands required.

http://eastdevon.gov.uk/countryside/countryside-events/july-2016/willow-weaving-edging-hurdles/

Create and Sew with Felt

Event Date: 
28/06/2016 - 10:30am to 1:00pm
Venue: 
Bunyip Beads, 111-113 Fore Street, Exeter, EX4 3JF

As part of our schedule of special summer craft workshops, this class will give you a chance to come in a play with felt & one of our favourite pieces of equipment: our Sizzix Big Shot.

Come and have a go with our great selection of dies (tools for cutting shapes out of felt easily) – we’ve got everything from owls to ice cream to hearts & stars. What happens next is then up to you! We’ll have all sorts of ideas and inspiration to throw at you, and all the craft equipment you need to make it happen. You could potentially make a beautiful mobile, a heart garland, a hand...

Make a Necklace and Bracelet: Charms, Tassels & Small Beads

Event Date: 
24/05/2016 - 2:00pm to 4:30pm
Venue: 
Bunyip Beads, 111-113 Fore Street, Exeter, EX4 3JF

As part of our special schedule of new summer workshops, we'll be hosting a session of jewellery making using our favourites: tiny seed beads, charms and tassels! YAY. You’ll go home with a necklace and a bracelet, and all the skills you need to make a million more of these to give to loved ones. Expect extreme tassel enthusiasm and awesome jewellery creations.

The class is a one off session, running on Tuesday 24th May, 2pm to 4.30pm, and costs £25 per person, including all your materials. We require a £10 deposit to secure your place, so give us a ring on 01392 437377 or pop in...

Learn Hand Embroidery with Zenbroidery

Event Date: 
20/05/2016 - 10:30am to 1:00pm
Venue: 
Bunyip Beads, 111-113 Fore Street, Exeter, EX4 3JF

As part of our special schedule of summer workshops, we're excited to offer the chance to get started learning wonderful hand embroidery with our Zenbroidery kits.

In essence, this is ‘colouring in with thread’ – we have 6 beautiful designs printed on to plain white fabric, which you can then embellish in any way and frame up as they are or then make into something awesome.

In this workshop, we’ll be adorning these with a whole host of hand embroidery stitches that you’ll learn along the way. Once you’ve given it a go, I think hand embroidery is one of the most rewarding...

Inflatable Spaces - day workshop

Event Date: 
11/06/2016 - 10:00am to 5:00pm
Venue: 
Outdoors, Drewsteignton, Devon, EX6 6QN

Build a blow-up spatial structure! Tom Randall-Page will introduce you to the exciting world of inflatable spaces. Your group will design and build a large, futuristic blow-up structure - the type commonly used for festivals, camping, temporary nightclubs and zorb-tastic fun. The workshop would suit ANYONE over 14 yrs but might be of particular interest to young people and students interested in art, 3D design and architecture.

Price: £40 Age: 14+ (priority booking 14-25 yrs) Book: http://dartmoorarts.com 01647 281295 admin@dartmoorarts.com More course information: www.dartmoorarts...

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