Top 10 Best Artisan classes, courses, learnings kits and gifts in the UK

If you are a hands on person with a creative philosophy, you may be interested in specialising in making products by hand. An artisan material designer can create decorative or purposeful objects for many different functions.

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15. Simple Leather Belt Bag or Crossbody Bag Workshop (Half-Day)
I am happy to invite you to my Kingston upon Thames studio for short individual or small group workshops/courses on how to make leather bags and other leather accessories. You can make a pretty leather accessory for yourself or as a handmade gift for loved ones). Please, see my listings for the full range of available workshops. All items can be personalised. A simple leather belt bag / cross body bag workshop is a wonderful introductory class. As the item being made is slightly larger than in small leather goods classes it will take some more time to make, but the result is definitely worth it! The finished bag is approximately 9cm x 15cm x 2.5cm. It is a great way to get an introduction to essential leatherworking techniques. During this course you will be able to apply and learn the following techniques: How to cut leather pieces and punch holes for stitching; How to attach rivets and sam brown, d-rings, snap hooks; How to paint or burnish edges; How to do saddle stitching; How to make a simple leather strap. Please, note: a belt is not included. Please, bring yours) Duration: 3-4 hours. Time/Date: Our workshops are available on most weekdays and Saturdays between 10:30-19:00. If you have specific suggestions regarding times/dates, please, message us, and we will try our best to accommodate your preferences. If you have any questions, please, write )
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19. How to Become More Photogenic and Less Camera Shy. Photoshoot in-person Experience
If you are feeling camera shy, you are not sure what is your best side, don’t know how to pose. This class is for you. We will teach you step by step from how to feel less camera shy to what to ask your photographer before you will pay for his/her work. Are you planning to book your first photoshoot and you are not sure from where to start? You are in the perfect place! You can book our online class where we will teach you step by step how to organise photoshoot, how to prepare and what you have to ask your photographer before paying for the service. We will start from you, we will have a short chat what you are looking from the photoshoot, what is your goal from there we will show you the best poses for this kind of images you are looking for. For example there is another needs for having business photoshoot and for lifestyle photoshoot. Is very important to remember and see the difference. We will ask you about your fears, what you don’t like about yourself and how to cover it or don’t show on the photo. If you are camera shy what you should avoid and what you should do. After it, together we will choose the perfect outfit and which kind of props to prepare. Why you have to bring more clothes and comfortable shoes which one you will never use for photoshoot. In the end we will give you the best tips of how to book your photographer. What you have to ask him/her before booking anything. Very important to avoid any miss-understanding and as well disappointment. TWO OPTIONS You have two options to book. The first one is Online Class - where we will teach you all the things we was talking about above. Online Class and Photoshoot - after our online class we will have a photoshoot in London to practice our poses and get lovely images. You can choose the day when, where you want to meet and as well time. FOR WHO THIS IS? For clients who are camera shy Never have photoshoot before Had bad experience with photoshoot before Prepare for important day for example wedding and not sure how to prepare. See my work on my Instagram or my website
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