Private Party/Hen Party Craft Workshops

Private Party/Hen Party Craft Workshops

A uniquely designed craft workshop is the perfect way to get friends or family involved in your wedding planning (and a cleverly disguised way to share the workload). These bespoke sessions could be as part of a hen party, or simply a fun craft afternoon.

We can tailor the private workshop or hen party to suit your requirements by focusing on specific skills or styles to suit your wedding. You can even combine techniques to learn more than one skill in a session.
As with all our workshops, we will teach you the skills you need to able to continue to create your beautiful handmade decorations and accessories independently. All the equipment and materials will be supplied for the workshop.

All of our workshops can be held at a venue of your choice or at our preferred venue in Manchester City Centre (subject to availability). Contact us for a bespoke quote for your private workshop or hen party.

 

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Hire us to run a private craft workshop or hen party for you and your friends or family. Have a fun time, learning a new skill over tea and cake!

Pom poms are a quick, cheap and easy way to decorate the ceiling and walls of your wedding venue. Tissue paper comes in a variety of colours to compliment you wedding theme or style. In this short workshop you will learn the basic skill to make a dramatic display and variations on that skill to make the pom pom unique to your wedding.

Paper flowers are a unique way to create a bespoke bouquet or decorations. Using different papers will adapt the look of the flowers to suit different styles of wedding. This simple origami technique can be made simply to great effect and adds texture to a bouquet or centre piece when used along side our paper rose flowers.

Button bouquets are an alternative to real flower bouquets and can be kept forever. In this short workshop you will learn the basic skills of making a button bouquet at home from adding the wire, to creating the bouquet.

These beautiful wedding favours are made from air drying clay. Not only will they be a lovely keepsake for wedding guests but they will also be a stunning addition to the table decorations. There is no need for specialist equipment and  you will be able to continue to make them easily in your own home.

Jam jar decorating can look simple but with a few professional tips you will be proud the finished products. With a large amount of materials to experiment with participants will have the confidence to continue the skill at home.

Stand out from the crowd when your invitation lands on guests doormat with these bespoke handmade envelopes. This technique can be adapted to suit all styles of invitations. You will learn to adapt the size to suit of the envelope to suit your needs and be advised on which papers work best.

The No Sew Bunting workshop will teach you all the skills required to make quick, simple, yet effective bunting without the need for a sewing machine unique to your wedding. Easy to make and a perfect way to get your friends and family to help with your DIY wedding.

The paper flower workshop teaches participants the skills required to be able to make bespoke paper roses. You will learn about weights of papers, and attaching a stem (if required). There will be lots of materials to experiment with. Additionally, you will gain the confidence to be able to continue making the handmade flowers at home, as well as, the ability to make the flowers unique to your wedding by choosing your own materials.

During this workshop, you will learn how to create your own book sculptures, which work perfectly as centre pieces. This unique decoration would look great at weddings with a vintage, rustic or literary theme. Perfect for book loving couples, your wedding can be personalised with copies of your favourite novels.

Floral crowns are a beautiful accessory for brides, bridesmaids and flowers girls, perfect for a rustic or festival wedding. In this workshop you will learn to create a unique and vibrant floral crown, with a professional finish and a perfect fit. In the workshop we use foam flowers but the technique can be recreated using real or paper flowers for your special day. Furthermore, you will leave the workshop with a complete bespoke floral headpiece and the skills and confidence to be able to choose your own materials to be able to create floral headpieces unique to your wedding.

Learn to create a beautiful alternative wedding bouquet that to keep for life as a memento of your special day. 

This workshop will teach you Suffolk puff techniques using fabrics and button bouquet techniques. A variety of ways these techniques can be used to embellish your wedding from hair pieces to corsages. You will learn how to design, create, attach, and finish a bouquet. There will be lots of beautiful materials to experiment with to suit all wedding styles and themes. These skills will give you the confidence to be able to continue making your personalised bouquet at home.