Crafts & Hobbies Department

Our Crafts & Hobbies Department is fully stocked with everything you need to make your own cards, gifts, kids crafts, art and much much more.

We've got a variety of paints, ProMarker pens, Illustrators by Spectrum Noir, paintbrushes, dies, embossing folders, stamps, scrapbook papers, card packs, stencils, canvas boards, craft tools, wool, patterns, threads, ribbons and sewing accessories, together with a wide range of mixed media and inks etc.

UPCOMING EVENTS IN CRAFTS AT BURLEYDAM GARDEN CENTRE

CARDMAKING CLASSES

Learn all of the latest skills and techniques from our card making experts. Cost - £10 for 2 hours (to be paid in advance to secure your place on the class) - this also includes a free tea or coffee and all products - cardstock, envelopes, glue, tape etc - used in the class.

You will also have the opportunity to purchase any of the new products and you will take home 2 - 3 cards.

Please bring your own Craft Tool Kit (ie anything you would use at home: scissors, tweezers, ProMarkers etc). If you are a beginner, please let us know and we will loan you scissors etc on the day.

In our classes, our cards are made using various techniques including stamping, using ProMarkers, alcohol inks, Pan Pastels, die cuts & stamp ink pads eg Memento.

2018 Classes

  • Tuesday 9th January 2pm-4pm with Carolyn
  • Tuesday 16th January 2pm-4pm with Dot
  • Thursday 1st February 2pm-4pm with Carolyn
  • Friday 16th February 2pm-4pm with Dot
  • Thursday 22nd February 2pm-4pm with Carolyn
  • Sunday 25th February 1pm-3pm with Dot
  • Thursday 1st March 4pm-6pm with Dot
  • Thursday 8th March 2pm-4pm with Carolyn
  • Wednesday 14th March 2pm-4pm with Dot
  • Tuesday 27th March 2pm-4pm with Dot

Please ring 0151 339 3195 ext 229 to book your place.

Places are limited so booking will be confirmed on payment.

£10 to include all materials and tea or coffee.

ROSEMARY MERRY

Rosemary Merry at Burleydam Garden Centre

Rosemary has had a passion for papercrafting for over 25 years. For 19 of those years she, along with husband Nigel, owned and ran Crab Apple Crafts in Cheshire.

She has spent a lot of time teaching a huge variety of crafts from cardmaking and scrapbooking to jewellery and book making to crafters all over the country, and now appears regularly on crafting channels on the television.

Known best for her patience, expertise and hands-on approach, Rosemary loves to discover new and innovative products and techniques, and we are delighted to welcome her to Burleydam Garden Centre.

Rosemary will be hosting Mini Book and Scrapbook Layout classes, and is excited to inspire people to try new things and learn new skills.

Dates and times are as follows:

  • Thursday 11th January 10:30am-4:30pm
    Mini Book Class
  • Saturday 20th January 10:30am-4:30pm
    Mini Book Class
  • Thursday 8th February 10:30am-1:00pm
    Scrapbook Layout Morning Class
  • Thursday 8th February 2:30pm-4:00pm
    Scrapbook Layout Afternoon Class
  • Saturday 24th February 10:30am-1:00pm
    Scrapbook Layout Morning Class
  • Saturday 24th February 2:30pm-4:30pm
    Scrapbook Layout Afternoon Class
  • Saturday 10th March 10:30am-4:30pm
    Mini Book Class
  • Thursday 22nd March 10:30am-4:30pm
    Mini Book Class

All bookings to be made through Burleydam Garden Centre Craft Department on 0151 339 3195 ext 229. For any queries, please contact Tracey Spellman on this number, or call in to the store.

Ticket Prices

Mini Book Class Ticket £25
Scrapbooking Layout Class Ticket £12.50 per session

MARIA MOORHOUSE

Maria Simms will be demonstrating Groovi by Claritystamp

Maria Moorhouse is well known on the television and at local craft fairs, demonstrating all sorts of crafts and crafting techniques on behalf of Claritystamp.

We are delighted to announce that Maria will be joining us at Burleydam to host a number of classes showcasing her favourite products, including the Groovi board by Claritystamp.

Dates and times are as follows:

  • Friday 26th January 1:30pm-4:30pm
    Groovi Floral Project
  • Friday 9th February 1:30pm-4:30pm
    Pan Pastel and Stamp Class
  • Friday 9th March 1:30pm-4:30pm
    Groovi Class

All bookings to be made through Burleydam Garden Centre Craft Department on 0151 339 3195 ext 229. For any queries, please contact Tracey Spellman on this number, or call in to the store.

Tickets £15

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