Our Taster Workshops


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Introducing our brand new workshop sessions. They’ll give you the chance to learn something new directly from our handpicked, crafty experts! Our new and improved workshops are longer and let you take home more to carrying on learning.

From bespoke lampshade making to screenprinting, crochet and bookbinding we’ve got something for everyone. Come along to Outlaw and be inspired!

The Timetable

Fabric Screenprinting Masterclass – Design & Print a Tote BagScreenprint-a-tote

Starts: 10.10am, 2.15pm and 3.30pm | Cost: £10.50/person | Max 8 participants | Running time: 65 mins | Expert: Dena O’Brien, Kiwi Print Making Studio

Design & print your very own unique design onto a canvas tote bag and discover the art of screenprinting in this fun and inspiring workshop.


Bespoke Lampshade Making – SOLD OUT

Starts: 10.20am & 1.25pm | Cost: £12.50/person | Max 8 participants | Running time 90 mins | Expert: Fiona Leighton, Particle Press & and a Thousand Paper Cranes

Literally light up your life with this fun workshop. Create your very own bespoke lampshade and take home your newly crafted 30cm drum lampshade.



Rags to Pictures – Learn the art of Rag Rugging – SOLD OUTrag-rugging

Starts: 10.20am (sold out) and 3.05pm (places available) | Cost: £6.50/person | Max 8 participants | Running time 65 mins | Expert: Jo McIntosh, KnitWeave

Learn how to transform unwanted clothes or fabric into textile art. Take home your little piece of art and with your new skills.


Screenprint Festive Christmas Cards

Starts: 11.25am and 12.40pm | Cost: £9.50/person | Max 8 participants | Running time: 65 mins | Expert: Dena O’Brien, Kiwi Print Making Studio

Join this fun and festive workshop teaching you how to screenprint a set of 6 unique Christmas cards designed by Kiwi Printmaking Studio.


Make a Paper Wreath for Christmas – SOLD OUTSharon-Booker---Paper-Wreath

Starts: 11.35am | Cost: £6.50/person | Max 8 participants | Running time: 65 mins | Expert: Sharon Booker, Blondies

Upcycle some old books and make a beautiful paper wreath you can hang for Christmas and keep all year round.


Knitting Masterclass – Learn to Knit!Picaloulou---knitting

Starts: 11.35am | Cost: £9.50/person | Max 8 participants | Running time: 80 mins | Expert: Shireen Cunliffe, Picaloulou

If you can’t knit then this is the perfect workshop for you.  Design, make and embroider your own knitted mobile phone sock, learning the basics of knitting as you go!




Lino Cut a Festive Stamp – Perfect for Cardmaking – SOLD OUTGaelle---Lino-Print

Starts: 12.50pm | Cost: £8.50/person | Max 8 participants | Running time: 70 mins | Expert: Gaelle, Gaelle by the Sea

Create your own festive lino cut stamp, ready to decorate Xmas cards, napkins or even adorn wrapping paper. Learn the basics of lino cutting and be inspired!


Curious about Crochet? Learn to Crochet with Kitty Clarke – SOLD OUT

Starts: 1.05pm | Cost: £6.50/person | Max 6 participants | Running time: 75 mins | Expert: Katie Huthnance, Kitty Clarke’s Crochet Tuition

If you’re feeling curious about crochet, come and learn in this relaxed and friendly workshop. Introducing you to the basics, from how to hold your yarn to making basic chain stitch. Perfect for beginners.


Start Dressmaking!sewing-luminia

Starts: 2.30pm | Cost: £9.50/person | Max 8 participants | Running time: 90 mins | Expert: Ellie Condon, Luminia

Let your confidence grow with our dressmaking masterclass. Ellie will take you through the basics and build the foundations of dressmaking as you start to make a vest-top pattern.


Intro to BookbindinTim-Lawrence---bookbindingg – Make Two Handcrafted Notebooks – SOLD OUT

Starts 3.00pm | Cost: £8.50/person | Max 8 participants | Running time: 75 mins | Expert: Tim Lawrence, Camel Winter

This creative workshop will teach you the basics of simple bookbinding and you’ll take home two lovely notebooks ready to use!