Current Courses

Ray Davis

Available dates: 

Sunday, 19 November, 2017
Ray with his game at the start of the wild meat butchery course

£90.00

1 slot available

This is a one-day course on basic bike maintenance,  The aim is to give you the knowledge and confidence to successfully diagnose and repair faults so that you can get the most out of your bike.  

Graeme Knott

Available dates: 

Saturday, 25 November, 2017
Graeme Knott, tutor on the bike maintenance course at Assington Mill

£90.00

Make your very own traditional Christmas wreath and candle table decoration from fresh seasonal foliage.  With practical guidance through every step, your creative festive spirit can be engaged to

Karen Walsh

Available dates: 

Saturday, 2 December, 2017
Work done by students on the wreath-making course at Assington Mill

£85.00

Come and make presents for your friends and family, and relax and have fun at the same time!  Silver clay is an amazing new art material (99% silver) that makes it possible for everyone to make rea

Melanie Blaikie

Available dates: 

Sunday, 3 December, 2017
Silver clay jewellery course at Assington Mill, Melanie & Helen standing

£100.00

2 slots available

Anne Schwegmann-Fielding

Available dates: 

Saturday, 13 January, 2018 to Sunday, 14 January, 2018
Work by students on the mosaic course at Assington Mill

£185.00

2 slots available

Victoria Connelly

Available dates: 

Saturday, 20 January, 2018
Students on the Novel in a Day course at Assington Mill, Suffolk

£95.00

Crochet is a process of creating a fabric by interlocking threads of yarn, wool, cotton or other materials using a specialised hook.

Jools Abbey - crochet

Available dates: 

Sunday, 21 January, 2018
Baby blanket crocheted by Jenny McBride, tutor on the crochet course

£90.00

Full details soon!

For more about Maureen Carr, your tutor, please click on her name above.

Maureen Carr

Available dates: 

Sunday, 28 January, 2018

£85.00

Create your own willow fencing and hurdles with Richard King.  Click on his name above to see more about him. 

Richard King

Available dates: 

Sunday, 4 February, 2018
Students working on the willow fencing course at Assington Mill

£95.00

Using the Tiffany (copper foiling) technique of stained glass, you'll be introduced to the basic skills of cutting and grinding glass, foiling, soldering and finishing.  We will start with a small

Naomi Brangwyn, glass artist

Available dates: 

Saturday, 10 February, 2018 to Sunday, 11 February, 2018
Naomi Brangwyn's class of 2015 at Assington Mill

£195.00

Learn to make cosmetics using honey and beeswax as ingredients.  There will be no parabens or other chemicals harmful to the body, found in many other cosmetics.

Dr Sara Robb

Available dates: 

Saturday, 17 February, 2018

£90.00

This course is an introduction to the subject, with the emphasis on the practical aspects of bee-keeping and is designed for beginners.  We will have a look at some beehives but not the inhabitants

Simon Cousins - bees

Available dates: 

Sunday, 18 February, 2018
Students on the hands-on the hive course at Assington Mill, Suffolk

£90.00

 On this one-day course you will learn standard basket-makers' weaves, as you create your own willow plant support.
Charlotte Blyth

Available dates: 

Saturday, 24 February, 2018
Willow plant supports course

£95.00

The ukulele is currently experiencing it's 'third wave' of 
popularity, and shows no sign of stopping. All over the country people 
Phil Doleman

Available dates: 

Sunday, 25 February, 2018
Phil Doleman, tutor on the Ukelele course at Assington Mill, Suffolk

£95.00

On this one-day course, Jane Williams (click on her name above to see more about her) will aim to answer questions about your dog, such as why does my dog:

Jane Williams B.Sc., M.A., M.Sc. (Certified Clinical Animal Behaviourist), ABTC listed

Available dates: 

Saturday, 3 March, 2018
Toby the border collie - Dog behaviour & psychology course

£90.00

This one-day course will help you to build walls, curved walls, plinths, brick edgings, brick paving, and shed bases.

Mac Knox Weir

Available dates: 

Sunday, 4 March, 2018
Bricklaying course: learning how to build small walls

£110.00

 

Wayne Tanswell

Available dates: 

Tuesday, 6 March, 2018
Students on the signwriting course at Assington Mill, Suffolk

£140.00

Gary Phipps

Available dates: 

Saturday, 10 March, 2018 to Sunday, 11 March, 2018

£230.00

Every Day Mindfulness – an introduction to mindfulness and basic mindfulness techniques for your daily life.

Pam Evans

Available dates: 

Saturday, 17 March, 2018
Assington Mill in its own valley

£90.00

This course is an introduction to the subject, with the emphasis on the practical aspects of bee-keeping and is designed for beginners.  We will have a look at some beehives but not the inhabitants

Simon Cousins - bees

Available dates: 

Sunday, 18 March, 2018
Students on the hands-on the hive course at Assington Mill, Suffolk

£90.00