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A Crafty Weekend In Chapel Brampton

UK & Ireland
  • Duration: 3 days
  • Board Basis: Half Board
  • Tour Ref: D2TCRU8797

Holiday Summary

  • Travel Type: Coach

3 days

Join us for a day of crafting, master some traditional skills whilst learning about the various techniques used to create some stunning take home pieces. A fun and informal workshop will be performed by experienced and qualified instructors. Enjoy the surroundings of the 4 Star Sedgebrook Hall Hotel, a lovely country house situated in the pretty village of Chapel Brampton.
PRICE FROM ? £279 per person
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Itinerary

Day 1 - From your chosen joining point your feeder vehicle will take you to your designated interchange point where your holiday begins.  After joining your holiday coach, travel to Oxford where time will be allowed for lunch and sightseeing.  Onward to your base for the next 2 nights. Breakfast & Dinner included.

Day 2 - Full day crafting. There will be a morning and afternoon session with tea/coffee provided in both workshops. Lunch is not included but available in the hotel.

Decoupage:   An eye-catching technique made simple - in this workshop you will learn how to decoupage a keepsake box frame - which can be made from your own photographs or materials supplied. There will be a huge variety of materials available to inspire your creative mind and find a style to suit you; beads, gems, trinkets, felt, fabric and printed papers and these can all be added to your frame to make it especially personal.  This keepsake box frame is an ideal place to store all your precious memories or make for a friend.

Hand Patchwork & Quilting Techniques:   Master some traditional skills whilst learning about the various techniques quilters' use to create some stunning pieces.  Try out some of the tools of the trade, including, quilting needles, quilters' pins, patterns and transfer pencils, hoops and batting.  Make a sampler of hexagon patchwork or panel of quilting patterns. Then use your new found skills and start your own projects!

Day 3 - Returning home today breaking the journey in pretty Stoke Bruerne, with its many traditional stone and thatched cottages. The village's main claim to fame is its situation on the Grand Union Canal making it a favourite destination for tourists. Refreshments available by the canal.  Onto interchange and your home-towns mid-evening. Back to top

Accommodation

Sedgebrook Hall, Chapel Brampton - 4 star
A lovely country house situated in the pretty village of Chapel Brampton just 5 miles from Northampton city centre. The hotel has a superb health and leisure club, including a gym, an all-weather tennis court, a 3-par pitch and putt, and a sauna.

Guest rooms are thoughtfully furnished  to create a relaxing environment, luxury bedding, free Wi-Fi, a work desk and a TV. Rooms also feature a laptop safe and tea/coffee facilities. No lift here but some ground floor rooms and stairs within the hotel. Back to top