Join Derwen College for the annual Summer Fete which features games, entertainment, shopping, food, and something for all the family. This popular community event brings together students, staff and visitors galore to enjoy a traditional day of summer fun.
Shop at the wide selection of stalls where you can buy produce made by students at Derwen, plants from the Garden Centre and a variety of cards and gifts designed and created by Derwen students. Then take part in a coconut shy or tombola and children’s activities including badge making and face painting.
The food court area includes delicious home-made fare, barbecue and a selection of drinks.
The fete takes place in the college’s commercial outlets offering home-made breads, jams, and chutneys to buy from the Garden Centre shop. Food, including a children’s menu, will be served in the college’s Orangery Restaurant and Garden Café from 11.30am-4pm. Main meals £5.95, children’s portions £4.95.
Other highlights include a performance of ‘Be SmART’ by Creative Arts students, an art exhibition and a grand raffle with a host of fabulous prizes. From 12pm-4pm. For more information go to www.visitderwen.co.uk
Needle Felted Landscapes – £30.00
Thursday 20th June 5pm-8pm
In this evening workshop you will create a landscape picture using only wool. Bring a picture you would like to recreate in a woolly painting, or be inspired on the day.
All materials provided including a picture frame for you to take your masterpiece home in!
Seaming and Finishing Techniques – £20
Thursday 18th July 5pm-7pm
This is probably our most requested workshop. Set aside two hours to learn and practise the techniques which make finishing a project a pleasure not a pain!
Learn simple seaming methods and how to securely weave in ends.
All materials provided.
Words’n’pics Open Writers invite everyone to join us for an ‘Imaginary Book Cover – Text & Image Collage session!
Come and release your creativity! Have Fun!
Ripping – Cutting – Shaping and Sticking!
To make your own image
And adding your own words.
Of a favourite story, fairytale or poem/s.
Materials provided – or bring your
Led by Jan Hedger of WOW
With special guest – Sue Rabbett.
– with light Refreshments and Camaraderie!