workshops

COVID-19

In light of COVID-19, Beach Creative will remain closed until futher notice. All of our workshops, classes & events have been suspended. Please check back in the near future to see updates.

35mm Course [MARCH 4 week]

Saturdays, March  7th, 14th, 21st & 28th 

11am-2pm

 

Join The Darkroom at Beach Creative for a four week 35mm course!

BOOK HERE:

https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/87423051701

 

Course Structure

Session 1: Using 35mm cameras

In the first session we will look at the different 35mm cameras available. Feel free to bring your own camera along, if you don't have one then you'll be able to use one from my collection.

You'll learn how to load your 35mm film into the cameras, we will then go on a photo walk around Herne Bay

[whatever the weather so wrap up warm!]

 

Session 2: Developing your 35mm film

You will learn how to develop your film by hand by loading your film onto the film spool, safely mixing chemicals & identifying developing timings.

You'll then analyse your negatives.

 

Session 3: 35mm Printing

You will be introduced to the equipment in the darkroom! Here you'll be introduced to the basics in printing from 35mm negatives.

 

Session 4: 35mm Printing

You'll use the knowledge from the last session to print more photographs from your 35mm negatives. If you're feeling brave enough you could even get experimental!

CUT UP & CREATE! IN THE FRAME FOR MOTHERS' DAY WORKSHOP

Saturday 14th March 10.30 - 11.30 am

For adults and children: making a decorative frame from recycled objects. Children to be accompanied by at least one paying adult as workshop involves tools, including glue guns. Facilitators have DBS, PLI & many years’ experience. Generously funded by Buy in the Bay, this event's FREE but booking essential: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/cut-up-create-in-the-frame-tickets-83582973925

CUT UP & CREATE! IN THE FRAME FOR MOTHERS' DAY WORKSHOP

Saturday 14th March 12.00 - 1.00 pm

For adults and children: making a decorative frame from recycled objects. Children to be accompanied by at least one paying adult as workshop involves tools, including glue guns. Facilitators have DBS, PLI & many years’ experience. Generously funded by Buy in the Bay, this event's FREE but booking essential: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/cut-up-create-in-the-frame-tickets-83583276831

Pinhole Camera Workshop

Sunday 15th March 11am-1pm

 

booking is essential: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/87431934269

What will the day consist of?

-You will construct a camera from a light-tight container [ provided ]

-You will then line your camera with Ilford Photographic paper & venture outside to experiment with exposure times.

-Each shot will go through the developer, stop & fixer chemicals, appearing as 'negative' images.

-You will soon know what exposure time is correct for the weather conditions on the day and be able to create a series of well exposed negative images!

Is this workshop suitable for children?

This workshop is suitable for children, however we will be repeatedly going from inside to outside, I'd recommend parents staying with children under 10.

MACRAMÉ PET COLLAR & LEAD WORKSHOP

THURSDAY 26TH MARCH 2020 10AM-12.30

Come and learn key knots in Macramé and create a gorgeous 100% cotton Macrame Collar and lead (or 2 collars). With a choice of colours available you will be able to create something beautiful and stylish for your pet. Lovely to make for your own pet or as a gift, all materials are provided. Booking essential https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/83800410283 for more information email info@houseofthecraftyfox.co.uk or visit our website.

https://www.houseofthecraftyfox.co.uk https://www.facebook.com/houseofthecraftyfox/ https://www.instagram.com/houseofthecraftyfox/

AROMATHERAPY BASICS

Saturday 28th March 2-4pm

Learn how to blend and safely use essential oils, make your own infused oils using home grown or foraged flowers, herbs and leaves. Adding essential oils to ointments, creams and gel for topical application. Participants will take home several bottles and jars of blended oils, ointment, cream and gel. Limited to 8 participants.

 

https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/aromatherapy-basics-tickets-84389887425

@flotsamweave / www.flotsamweave.co.uk

Photogram Evening [MARCH]

​Thursday 26th March 7pm-9pm

Booking is essential: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/87430128869

Join The Darkroom at Beach Creative for an evening photogram workshop! only 4 spaces available!

This workshop is aimed at young adults & adults who who have an interest in print making, photography and art in general! No experience necessary!

Guided 35mm Printing [MARCH] 1

Saturday 21st March 11am-1pm

Booking is essential: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/96865534421

Join The Darkroom at Beach Creative for a guided 35mm printing workshop! only 4 spaces available! Bring ANY negative along!

This workshop is aimed at anyone who has an interest in print making, photography and art in general! No experience necessary!

Guided 35mm Printing [MARCH] 2

Saturday 28th March 11am-1pm

Booking is essential: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/96865881459

Join The Darkroom at Beach Creative for a guided 35mm printing workshop! only 4 spaces available! Bring ANY negative along!

This workshop is aimed at anyone who has an interest in print making, photography and art in general! No experience necessary!

Make your own bangle or stacking rings [APRIL]

Wednesday 1st April 10am-1pm

Make your own stacking rings or bangle: in this workshop you will make 3 rings or 2 bangles joined with charms

 

you will learn techniques to cut ,bend ,solder ,texture and more to create this beautiful piece

workshop is 3 hrs long

cost: Stacking rings £60 Bangle £80
fee includes all materials,tuition ,tools

To book please contact Jana

janab.designs@yahoo.com

Or Call 07815950959

https://www.facebook.com/events/3215042618607447/

Guided 35mm Printing [APRIL]

Saturday 4th April 11am-1pm

Booking is essential: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/96865331815

Join The Darkroom at Beach Creative for a guided 35mm printing workshop! only 4 spaces available! Bring ANY negative along!

This workshop is aimed at anyone who has an interest in print making, photography and art in general! No experience necessary!

CUT UP & CREATE! HAT-CHING! WORKSHOP

Thursday 9th April 10.30 - 11.30 am

For adults and children: making an Easter hat from recycled objects. Children to be accompanied by at least one paying adult as workshop involves tools, including glue guns. Facilitators have DBS, PLI & many years’ experience. Generously funded by The Old Firm, this event's FREE but booking essential : https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/cut-up-create-hat-ching-tickets-83140009005

CUT UP & CREATE! MAGPIE NESTING! WORKSHOP

Thursday 9th April 12.00 - 1.00 pm

For adults and children: making an Easter nest from recycled objects. Children to be accompanied by at least one paying adult as workshop involves tools, including glue guns. Facilitators have DBS, PLI & many years’ experience. Generously funded by The Old Firm, this event's FREE but booking essential : https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/cut-up-create-magpie-nesting-tickets-83141118323

MAKE YOUR OWN COSMETICS WORKSHOP

Saturday 18th April 1.30-4pm

Learn how to make your own cosmetics from easily obtained food cupboard ingredients. Limited to eight participants who will each take home a recipe sheet; several jars of face/hand/body cream; deodorant; lip balm and toothpaste. All equipment and materials included. Limited to 8 participants.

 

TICKETS: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/make-your-own-cosmetics-workshop-tickets-84013852695

@flotsamweave / www.flotsamweave.co.uk

Photogram Evening [APRIL]

​Thursday 23rd April 7pm-9pm

Booking is essential: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/96865331815

Join The Darkroom at Beach Creative for an evening photogram workshop! only 4 spaces available!

This workshop is aimed at young adults & adults who who have an interest in print making, photography and art in general! No experience necessary!

House Assemblage Workshop

Saturday 16th May 1pm-4pm

Do our houses or our interior design create narratives for our living spaces, or do our lives dictate how we furnish and use our homes? Starting with a blank house shaped assemblage box, using a variety of materials and techniques including collage, printing, painting, we will explore our own personal relationships with the ‘House’. All materials, equipment and guidance provided.

query: flotsamweave@gmail.com  

 

TICKETS: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/house-assemblage-workshop-tickets-88475419361

@flotsamweave / www.flotsamweave.co.uk

WALL HANGING WORKSHOP

Thu, 7 May 2020

10am-1pm

Create a gorgeous Macramé Wall Hanging and learn some key knots of Macramé. Perfect for the beginner, we give you full instruction including using knots to create a pattern, how to finish and fringe and measuring your cord. Advised to have completed the Macramé Plant Hanger Workshop with us beforehand but not essential. £30pp. Booking essential: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/macrame-wall-hanging-workshop-tickets-84261736121

Guided 35mm Printing [MAY]

Saturday 9th May11am-1pm

Booking is essential: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/96866709937

Join The Darkroom at Beach Creative for a guided 35mm printing workshop! only 4 spaces available! Bring ANY negative along!

This workshop is aimed at anyone who has an interest in print making, photography and art in general! No experience necessary!

MACRAMÉ PLANT HANGER WORKSHOP

Thursday 11th June 2020 10am-12.30

Come and learn some key knots of Macramé to create your beautiful plant hanger in 100% natural cotton cord. There will be a choice of colours and designs and the ability to ‘freestyle ‘ A fun workshop for a beginner or new to the craft. All materials are provided, £25pp. Must be booked in advance. Limited space available. https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/macrame-plant-hanger-workshop-tickets-83773303205

 

email Abigail for information:info@houseofthecraftyfox.co.uk

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location

 

Beach House

Beach Street

Herne Bay

CT6 5PT

contact

beachcreativeinfo@gmail.com

Tel: 0300 111 1913

opening times

 

Mon-Sat 10am-4pm

Sun 10am-1pm

OPEN 7 DAYS A WEEK!

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