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Testimonials from courses at Cambridge Art Makers

“I am so glad that Sheila provided my introduction to Enamelling. There was a great atmosphere and Sheila was so professional in sharing her knowledge and skills with us and your workshop an ideal venue. I do so hope that there might be a followup “Revisited Course” as I am keen to do more now that the seed is sown.”

Intermediate Enamelling with Sheila McDonald, 2019

“The course was everything you could ask for. I love coming here!”

The Bespoke Dress: Pattern Cutting Course, Spring 2019

“I have looked for a pattern making course for many years and was delighted to find this one. The venue, teacher and facilities were all excellent.”

The Bespoke Dress: Pattern Cutting Course, Spring Term 2019

“I learnt skills I have wanted to learn for years. Jacqui was brilliant and it was a lovely, friendly atmosphere in a well equipped space.”

The Bespoke Dress: Pattern Cutting Cousre, Spring Term 2019

Were you happy with the facilities and equipment provided for the course? “Yes, we had everything we might need, and more!”

The Bespoke Dress: Pattern Cutting Course, Spring Term 2019

Are you confident that you have achieved the intended outcomes of the course? “Yes – I have an adaptable pattern block and the ability to make variations to it.”

Were you happy with the quality of the teaching you received? “Yes, the tutor was very experienced and confidently assisted each individual with their varied requests.

Were you happy with the facilities and equipment provided for the course? “Yes, the materials required were all provided and all the necessary tools were provided and of good quality.”

The Bespoke Dress: Pattern Cutting Course, Spring Term 2019

“This course was really useful in developing my dressmakers ability and giving me the confidence to adapt patterns as well as create my own. I had a lot of fun and met some very interesting people.”

The Bespoke Dress: Pattern Cutting Course, Spring Term 2019

“A really enjoyable and productive day, using a technique that was completely new to me”

Monotypes with Sue Jones, April 2019

“Amazing and encouraging. Enough tuition and plenty of time for practice.”

Monotypes with Sue Jones, April 2019

“I had my window fitted into my bathroom door! I’m so excited and absolutely love it. I’m hugely proud of myself as when I started Jill’s classes I ouldn’t even cut a piece of glass straight. The fact that I managed to make a whole window is testament to Jill’s expertise and patience. Please can you thank her profusely as I’m chuffed to pieces that I’ve achieved my little dream. Thank you so much for making me feel so welcome.”

Stained Glass with Jill Fordham, July 2019

“Lovely relaxed and friendly environment. Thank you x”

Modern Calligraphy with Danielle Lummis, June 2019

“The company was great. I learnt a lot and I will be back for this class!”

Modern Calligraphy with Danielle Lummis, June 2019

“Elia is one of the most talented jewllers that I have had the pleasure of being tutored by.”

Jewellery with Elia Rizzo, July 2019

All current Cambridge Art Makers courses in date order

Advanced Textiles & Mixed Media – May-July 2021

Tue 18th May @ 10:00 - Tue 27th Jul @ 13:00

Creative Pattern Cutting – May-July 2021

Tue 18th May @ 14:00 - Tue 27th Jul @ 17:00

Sewcialising – May-July 2021

Tue 18th May @ 18:00 - Tue 27th Jul @ 21:00

Textiles & Mixed Media – May-July 2021

Wed 19th May @ 09:30 - Wed 28th Jul @ 12:30

Mixed Level Jewellery & Silversmithing Evening – May-July 2021

Wed 19th May @ 18:00 - Fri 30th Jul @ 21:00

Afternoon Stained Glass – May-July 2021

Thu 20th May @ 15:30 - Thu 29th Jul @ 18:30

Evening Stained Glass – May-July 2021

Thu 20th May @ 19:15 - Thu 29th Jul @ 21:15

Two-day Tapestry Weaving – May 2021

Sat 22nd May @ 10:00 - Sun 23rd May @ 16:00

Learn to Draw | Fieldmouse

Mon 24th May @ 10:00 - 13:00

Learn to Draw Taster | Tulip

Mon 24th May @ 14:00 - 16:00

Botanical Candles Morning- May 2021

Sun 30th May @ 10:00 - 13:00

Botanical Candles Afternoon – May 2021

Sun 30th May @ 14:00 - 17:00

Screen Printing on Fabric – May 2021

Mon 31st May @ 10:00 - 16:00

Mixed Media Mayhem | Birds

Fri 4th Jun @ 10:00 - 16:00

Diamond Longstitch – June 2021

Fri 11th Jun @ 10:00 - 16:00

Glass Painting – June 2021

Sat 12th Jun @ 10:00 - 16:00

Watercolour Flowers – June 2020

Sun 13th Jun @ 10:00 - 16:00

Tapestry Weaving – June 2021

Sat 19th Jun @ 10:00 - 16:00

Screen Printing on Fabric – June 2021

Sun 27th Jun @ 10:00 - 16:00

Screen Printing on Fabric Weekly – July-August 2021

Mon 12th Jul @ 09:30 - Mon 9th Aug @ 12:30