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Macrame feather keyring workshop

Sunday 25th August 2019 – 12pm
£15 (all materials included) – 1 hour

Exhale Festival
Fair Oak Farm,
Spithandle Lane,
Wiston,
Steyning,
BN44 3DS

We are collaborating with Exhale Festival to bring a Makers Market and Creative Workshops to this magical Wellness Festival set in heart Sussex!

Join Cammy, founder of The Naughty Knots and get crafty in this super fun workshop where you’ll learn the basic knots to make your very own macrame feather key ring. Not only will you have a trendy new key ring to take home, but you’ll be able to make these for all your friends too! You’ll have a variety of colours to choose from and different textures to play with; but most of all macrame is a great way to unplug, focus and create.

Sunday 25th – 12pm
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*discount for group bookings – contact The Naughty Knots

Arm knitting workshop

Saturday 24th August 2019 – 4pm
£45 (all materials included) – 2 hours

Exhale Festival
Fair Oak Farm,
Spithandle Lane,
Wiston,
Steyning,
BN44 3DS

We are collaborating with Exhale Festival to bring a Makers Market and Creative Workshops to this magical Wellness Festival set in heart Sussex!

Join Emily, founder of Chap & Darling for 2 hours of magical knitting with amazing giant wool, using your ARMS! The end result with be an awesome blanket to use around a campfire and to take home to bed!

You’ll be knitting with Woolly Mahoosive’s Mahoosive acrylic yarn, so big you use your arms as needles! 2kgs of yarn is included in the price of the workshop, which should give you a blanket 75 x 125cm (or you can make a thinner double bed runner) and you’ll be finished in the time it takes to do the workshop.

Check out the events page on Emily’s website  for more information & take a look at the colours of yarn that’ll be available to you. If you have a colour preference you can reserve one ahead of the festival by booking here

If you have never seen arm knitting before then have a look at here to see Emily whipping up a gorgeous hot pink blanket! This is a workshop not to be missed!

Saturday 24th – 4pm
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*discount for group bookings – contact Chap & Darling

Meditation eye mask workshop

Friday 23rd August 2019 – 4pm
£20 (all materials included) – 2 hours

Exhale Festival
Fair Oak Farm,
Spithandle Lane,
Wiston,
Steyning,
BN44 3DS

We are collaborating with Exhale Festival to bring a Makers Market and Creative Workshops to this magical Wellness Festival set in heart Sussex!

Join Emily, founder of Chap & Darling for 2 hours of me time! In this workshop you’ll  learn simple embroidery stitches that you can use to decorate your very own savasana eye mask cover!

Sketch out your own design and get to grips with this mindful and relaxing craft – creating something to enhance meditation practice or helping you to escape the stresses of a tough day.

You’ll be provided with a lavender or camomile eyes mask inner pouch, an embroidery hoop and needles to take away and a linen/cotton blend base on which to embroider.

Friday 23rd – 4pm
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*discount for group bookings – contact Chap & Darling

Macrame plant hanger workshop

Sunday 25th August 2019
£30 (all materials included) – 2 hours

Exhale Festival
Fair Oak Farm,
Spithandle Lane,
Wiston,
Steyning,
BN44 3DS

We are collaborating with Exhale Festival to bring a Makers Market and Creative Workshops to this magical Wellness Festival set in heart Sussex!

Join Emily, founder of Chap & Darling for 2 hours of pure heaven learning the secrets of Macrame

You’ll be guided in learning three basic knots of the craft with tester yarn and then let loose with the good stuff to freestyle your own plant hanger. There’ll be lots of recycled yarns, beads and rings so you can achieve a polished finish. Just bring yourself and you’ll be provided with the materials and a plant pot. Come along and find mindfulness in the repetitive weaves and knots as your work up your masterpiece!

Sunday 25th – 2pm
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*discount for group bookings – contact Chap & Darling

Silver ring workshop

Saturday 24th / Sunday 25th August 2019
£40 (all materials included) – 2 hours
16+ year olds

Exhale Festival
Fair Oak Farm,
Spithandle Lane,
Wiston,
Steyning,
BN44 3DS

We are collaborating with Exhale Festival to bring a Makers Market and Creative Workshops to this magical Wellness Festival set in heart Sussex!

Love silver rings, but struggle to find the perfect one that fits? We have you covered! Join Denna, founder of jewellery brand House of Denna for a 2 hour practical silver jewellery making workshop! You will learn the basics of silver jewellery, using sterling silver and all the tools of the trade. At the end of the workshop you will have your very own silver ring to pop on your finger of choice!
 
In this detailed 2 hour workshop you will learn to:
  • Thread a piercing saw
  • Size your rings
  • How to cut your ring to size
  • Solder using a blow torch
  • Shape using a hammer and mandrel
  • File and finish
  • Add detail and texture

Saturday 24th – 4pm Click here to book
Sunday 25th – 2pm Click here to book
*discount for group bookings – contact House of Denna

Festival denim jacket workshop

Saturday 24th / Sunday 25th August 2019
£20 (all materials included) – 1 hour
16+ year olds

 

Exhale Festival
Fair Oak Farm,
Spithandle Lane,
Wiston,
Steyning,
BN44 3DS

We are collaborating with Exhale Festival to bring a Makers Market and Creative Workshops to this magical Wellness Festival set in heart Sussex!

Create your own festival denim jacket using vintage laces, Indian embroidery, feathers, scraps of fabrics and vintage denim jackets (all materials supplied)

For lovers of vintage and bohemian style fashion this 1 hour ‘Fashion Reborn’ workshop will show you how to create your own beautiful UPCYCLED/ VINTAGE/ ONE OF A KIND designs. Fashion designer and brand owner Najia, founder of  Gia London will demonstrate and teach you how to save money, get creative and stand out from the crowd by creating your own cool and fashionable jacket!

Saturday 24th 12pm / Sunday 25th – 4pm

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*discount for group bookings – contact Gia London

Design your own T-shirt workshop

Saturday 24th / Sunday 25th August 2019
£25 (all materials included) – 1 hour

 

Exhale Festival
Fair Oak Farm,
Spithandle Lane,
Wiston,
Steyning,
BN44 3DS

We are collaborating with Exhale Festival to bring a Makers Market and Creative Workshops to this magical Wellness Festival set in heart Sussex!

Have you ever wanted to design your own t-shirt? Why not join Jasmine from the creative streetwear brand Pilot Apparel for a crash course in t-shirt design using the transfer ink technique!

In this 1 hour workshop you’ll create a one off unique t-shirts with your art work printed onto it. You will be provided with painted colour swatches that can be cut up and collaged, you can use different materials to add texture like leaves and net or simply draw a beautiful illustration onto paper to be printed onto your t-shirt. Jasmine will also demonstrate different techniques to create artworks and give all participants the opportunity to design and print their very own t-shirt

A breath of fresh air from mass production, small batch and one-off design is where the future is headed as we become ever more conscious of our delicate world!!

Workshop includes one t-shirt per person and all materials, all ages welcome but parent supervision is required due to the hot heat press.

 

Saturday 24th 2pm / Sunday 25th – 4pm
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*discount for group bookings – contact Pilot

ŌM Candle making workshop

Friday 23rd / Saturday 24th / Sunday 25th August 2019
£50 (all materials included) – 1.5 hours

Exhale Festival
Fair Oak Farm,
Spithandle Lane,
Wiston,
Steyning,
BN44 3DS

We are collaborating with Exhale Festival to bring a Makers Market and Creative Workshops to this magical Wellness Festival set in heart Sussex!

Join LAGŌM – The Good Balance for 1.5 hours of pure heaven

“Now you too can be a part of our Good Balance Living tribe! We’re hosting our natural candle making workshop where you’ll learn the basics of candle-making, with us at Exhale Festival in Brighton”

Together with Thabi, the creator of our natural fragrance brand, you’ll learn about the benefits of plant-based candles, open up your sense of smell with a selection of essential oils & their healing properties and be inspired by our brands story of living, creating and cultivating the good balance of LAGOM.

You’ll then get to blend your very own soy wax candle and infuse it with one of our summer botanical blends of essential oils. During the workshop you get to pour your own 170ml soy wax candle to enjoy.

*The cost of the workshop is inclusive of all materials and your finished scented soy wax candle in 170ml worth £35 in our beautiful amber glass jars

Friday 23rd – 4pm / Saturday 24th – 12pm / Sunday 25th – 12pm
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*discount for group bookings – contact LAGŌM – The Good Balance

Vegan soap making workshop

Saturday 24th August 2019
£30 (early bird) £35 

Exhale Festival
Fair Oak Farm,
Spithandle Lane,
Wiston,
Steyning,
BN44 3DS

We are collaborating with Exhale Festival to bring a Makers Market and Creative Workshops to this magical Wellness Festival set in heart Sussex!

Join Kayla, founder of all natural, handmade vegan soap brand Sop where you will get to make your own soap blend to take home!

In this workshop, Kayla will talk you through and demonstrate the mixing of a luxurious sop recipe, which will then be handed over to you to personalise with natural colours – a rainbow of earthly plant powders and clays, and your choice of two pre-prepared custom sop essential oil blends.

You will explore the origins and significance of the natural colours and pair them according to your aesthetic tastes and sentiments towards this newfound knowledge. You will have a choice of individual moulds to pour your sop batter into, in a variety of pouring techniques and designs, examples of which will be shown.

Sop will unmould the sops on Sunday and you will have up to 3 sops (depending on which mould you choose) to take home!

Saturday 24th – 2pm
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*early bird £5 discount

Face mask & facial ritual workshop

Sunday 25th August 2019
£20 (all materials included) – 1.5 hour

 

Exhale Festival
Fair Oak Farm,
Spithandle Lane,
Wiston,
Steyning,
BN44 3DS

We are collaborating with Exhale Festival to bring a Makers Market and Creative Workshops to this magical Wellness Festival set in heart Sussex!

Join Suzie, founder of  Soothe-Me for a 1.5 hour clay face mask & facial ritual workshop!

In the workshop you Suzie will give you a detailed introduction into using natural clays and wild-harvested hydrosol waters to make your own bespoke face mask. Discover how to best apply and remove your mask for optimum benefit to your skin. You will be given your own Fairtrade organic cotton face cloth to take home.

To top off this relaxing session Suzie will then show you how to perform a simple but effective face massage to complete the facial ritual routine.

Clays work to help draw out toxins from your skin, to help boost circulation and encourage healthier better functioning skin, giving you a glowing complexion.

Sunday 25th – 2pm Click here to book
*discount for group bookings – contact Soothe-Me