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WI Member: £360.00

WI Non Member: £400.00


Starts: Wednesday, 22 January 2020 at 4:00PM
Ends: Friday, 24 January 2020 at 1:00PM
Available spaces: 8

Tutor: Carl Attwood

Immerse yourself in the music of two of the greatest songsters of the 20th century – listen and sing! Although both American and popular they were very different musical personalities. Enjoy... Read More

WI Member: £360.00

Non Member: £400.00


Starts: Wednesday, 22 January 2020 at 4:00PM
Ends: Friday, 24 January 2020 at 1:00PM
Available spaces: 0

(2 other dates available)

Tutor: Marilyn Pipe

An exciting course exploring the properties of ordinary printed paper and turning it into a glorious designer evening bag. By mixing prepared magazine papers together with lining, stitch, wax and a... Read More

WI Member: £150.00

Non Member: £170.00


Starts: Thursday, 23 January 2020 at 10:00AM
Ends: Thursday, 23 January 2020 at 4:30PM
Available spaces: 2

(1 other date available)

Tutor: Mariella Bliss

Join our authentic Neapolitan cook and tutor Mariella, to learn how to make fresh pasta and extend your repertoire beyond bolognese sauce! In this fresh pasta workshop, learn how to make fresh egg... Read More

WI Member: £230.00

Non Member: £260.00


Starts: Thursday, 23 January 2020 at 12:00PM
Ends: Friday, 24 January 2020 at 1:00PM
Available spaces: 10

(1 other date available)

Tutor: Karen Jones

The perfect opportunity for the indoor gardener – make your own terrarium from scratch.You will learn how to cut the glass into hexagons, then assemble it into a beautiful dodecahedron 3-d... Read More

WI Member: £360.00

Non Member: £400.00


Starts: Friday, 24 January 2020 at 4:00PM
Ends: Sunday, 26 January 2020 at 1:00PM
Available spaces: 6

Tutor: Michelle Parkinson

“You can’t cross the sea merely by standing and staring at the water.” Rabindranath TagoreWe will use our restorative practice to help ground us physically and mentally. The asana practice will... Read More

WI Members: £360.00

Non Member: £400.00


Starts: Friday, 24 January 2020 at 4:00PM
Ends: Sunday, 26 January 2020 at 1:00PM
Available spaces: 5

(2 other dates available)

Tutor: Claire Muir

This course is for people who would love to learn how to free machine embroider. If you have had a go at it and been put off, or you have never tried it but would like to learn, then this is the... Read More

WI Member: £360.00

Non Member: £400.00


Starts: Friday, 24 January 2020 at 4:00PM
Ends: Sunday, 26 January 2020 at 1:00PM
Available spaces: 9

Tutor: Trish Zachariah and Paula Bray

Create a celebration of bugs, butterflies and bumblebees.Trish and Paula will teach you this very fresh and delicate technique, using micron pens, opalescent paints and embroidery. You will create a... Read More

WI Member: £400.00

Member: £440.00


Starts: Friday, 24 January 2020 at 4:00PM
Ends: Sunday, 26 January 2020 at 1:00PM
Available spaces: 7

Tutor: Alex Mackay

Learn to create meat, fish and vegetarian starters to impress at your dinner parties or to enjoy as a lighter meal, then finish with a chocolate, fruit and sponge based dessert. Also learn about... Read More

WI Member: £330.00

Non Member: £370.00


Starts: Friday, 24 January 2020 at 4:00PM
Ends: Sunday, 26 January 2020 at 1:00PM
Available spaces: 7

Tutor: Karen Jones

In this course you will learn how to cut stained glass to a template pattern, and then glue it into place onto a glass tile. You will fill in the remainder of your mosaic with small glass pieces,... Read More

WI Member: £150.00

Non Member: £170.00


Starts: Monday, 27 January 2020 at 10:00AM
Ends: Monday, 27 January 2020 at 5:00PM
Available spaces: 5

Tutor: Jonathan Newey

This is a one day workshop that will show you how to paint winter landscapes with watercolour paint. Using photos supplied you will be shown how to paint winter skies, trees and landscapes using a... Read More

WI Member: £360.00

Non Member: £400.00


Starts: Monday, 27 January 2020 at 4:00PM
Ends: Wednesday, 29 January 2020 at 1:00PM
Available spaces: 7

(1 other date available)

Tutor: David Nicholls

Here is a wonderful opportunity to learn about this fascinating craft at Denman College, set in delightful grounds in the village of Marcham in Oxfordshire. Calligraphy is defined in the dictionary... Read More

WI Members: £400.00

Non Member: £440.00


Starts: Monday, 27 January 2020 at 4:00PM
Ends: Wednesday, 29 January 2020 at 1:00PM
Available spaces: 0

(4 other dates available)

Tutor: Louise Talbot

Join farmer's wife and cheese maker Louise Talbot for a fascinating course in making cheese at home. Louise will show you how to make a range of soft cheeses using domestic kitchen utensils and cover... Read More

WI Member: £400.00

Non Member: £440.00


Starts: Wednesday, 29 January 2020 at 4:00PM
Ends: Friday, 31 January 2020 at 1:00PM
Available spaces: 0

(3 other dates available)

Tutor: Louise Talbot

Join farmer's wife and cheese maker Louise Talbot for a fascinating course in making cheese at home. Louise will show you how to make clotted cream, plus a range of hard cheeses, including cheddar... Read More

WI Member: £150.00

Non Member: £170.00


Starts: Thursday, 30 January 2020 at 10:00AM
Ends: Thursday, 30 January 2020 at 5:00PM
Available spaces: 10

Tutor: David Nicholls

These beautiful and complex interlacing designs, seen in such manuscripts as the Book of Kells, are remarkably easy to draw if you are armed with a simple and effective technique! You will be amazed... Read More

WI Member: £490.00

Non Member: £540.00


Starts: Thursday, 30 January 2020 at 4:00PM
Ends: Sunday, 02 February 2020 at 1:00PM
Available spaces: 6

Tutor: Pat Lumsdale

Learn the basics of patchwork & quilting - Cathedral Window, strip patchwork, curved blocks and the Quilt as you go method of construction. A patchwork course for complete beginners. You will... Read More

WI Member: £400.00

Non Member: £440.00


Starts: Friday, 31 January 2020 at 4:00PM
Ends: Sunday, 02 February 2020 at 1:00PM
Available spaces: 0

Tutor: Shirley Eccles

This workshop will give you an introduction to glass fusing and slumping techniques and you will aspire to complete four projects during your visit to Denman. You will learn about different glass... Read More

WI Member: £440.00

Non Member: £480.00


Starts: Friday, 31 January 2020 at 4:00PM
Ends: Sunday, 02 February 2020 at 1:00PM
Available spaces: 10

Tutor: Alex Mackay

Escape the dark of winter with a few days of the Med at Denman. Winter food doesn’t need to be drab and this is a course full of wonderful ways to spice up your winter fare. Dishes that sparkle... Read More

WI Member: £360.00

Non Member: £400.00


Starts: Friday, 31 January 2020 at 4:00PM
Ends: Sunday, 02 February 2020 at 1:00PM
Available spaces: 4

(1 other date available)

Tutor: Jane Lappage

MODERN CALLIGRAPHY. You will have seen this on trend script everywhere. The beauty of learning this script is it is easier to master and personalise, making it unique to you. You will be using a fine... Read More

WI Member: £360.00

Non Member: £400.00


Starts: Monday, 03 February 2020 at 4:00PM
Ends: Wednesday, 05 February 2020 at 1:00PM
Available spaces: 7

(2 other dates available)

Tutor: Heather Summers

Drumming is great fun, very focusing, a powerful way of making music with other people. It is accessible way into music as well as being a music genre in its own right. Working in a drum circle, you... Read More

WI Member: £490.00

Non Member: £540.00


Starts: Monday, 03 February 2020 at 4:00PM
Ends: Thursday, 06 February 2020 at 1:00PM
Available spaces: 9

Tutor: Joanna Pout

Work with the vibrant colours of tropical sea life as we create in Stumpwork, an underwater wonderland, incorporating some of the extraordinary creatures that inhabit the warm waters of the... Read More

WI Member: £150.00

Non Member: £170.00


Starts: Tuesday, 04 February 2020 at 10:00AM
Ends: Tuesday, 04 February 2020 at 4:30PM
Available spaces: 1

(1 other date available)

Tutor: Kelly Mauger

Gluten free baking can seem daunting, however this course will highlight how easy it is to create delicious, baked goods including pastry, breads and cakes.

WI Member: £210.00

Non Member: £235.00


Starts: Wednesday, 05 February 2020 at 1:00PM
Ends: Thursday, 06 February 2020 at 1:00PM
Available spaces: 0

(3 other dates available)

Tutor: Vivien Lloyd

If you are a novice or an experienced preserver keen to develop your skills, join us for an overnight stay and make seasonal Seville orange marmalade and all the year round marmalades with other... Read More

WI Member: £360.00

Non Member: £400.00


Starts: Wednesday, 05 February 2020 at 4:00PM
Ends: Friday, 07 February 2020 at 1:00PM
Available spaces: 7

(1 other date available)

Tutor: Heather Summers

Drumming is great fun, very focusing, a powerful way of making music with other people. This course is suitable for those who have done any of my Drum For Fun courses, or who have done a little... Read More

WI Member: £360.00

Non Member: £400.00


Starts: Wednesday, 05 February 2020 at 4:00PM
Ends: Friday, 07 February 2020 at 1:00PM
Available spaces: 0

(2 other dates available)

Tutor: Anna Conti

Make your own panel or mirror, even bring an exisitng project with you. Learn or improve traditional stained glass techniques. Beginners will make a simple, 8 to 10 piece panel and improvers will... Read More

WI Member: £210.00

Non Member: £235.00


Starts: Thursday, 06 February 2020 at 1:00PM
Ends: Friday, 07 February 2020 at 1:00PM
Available spaces: 8

(3 other dates available)

Tutor: Vivien Lloyd

If you are a novice or an experienced preserver keen to develop your skills, join us for an overnight stay and make seasonal Seville orange marmalade and all the year round marmalades with other... Read More