WORKSHOPS

Come and get creative and learn a new skill at one of our workshops. Workshop gift vouchers now available from the shop page.

 
 
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MACRAME PLANT HANGER WORKSHOP

Come and learn the knot work used to make an intricate macrame plant hanger.

Price includes all materials and a glass of fizz upon arrival. Participants will receive full tuition so you don’t need any experience. All levels of ability are welcome. Not only will you walk away with your very own handmade plant hanger, you will also have the skills and information to continue the craft at home.

Workshops will be held after hours at the Pilea pop-up shop, 16 Catherine Hill, Frome. Our classes will be kept to a maximum of 6. Each workshop will be two and a half hours long.

Thursday 10th OCTOBEr 7pm - £35

Click below to complete your booking. Any questions please email hello@pileaplantshop.com.


MAKE YOUR OWN SEALED DEMIJOHN TERRARIUM WORKSHOP

Come and learn how to understand, create and sustain your own sealed glass demijohn terrarium.

You will receive full tuition and top tips on the process of creating your own sealed terrarium full of plants, moss and pebbles to take home. Tuition includes a brief history of the terrarium, the science behind these self-contained ecosystems and how to care for them. Not only will you walk away with your very own handmade demijohn terrarium, you will also have the skills and information to look after your new bottled garden at home.

Price includes all materials and a glass of fizz upon arrival.

Workshops will be held after hours at the Pilea pop-up shop, 16 Catherine Hill, Frome. Our classes will be kept to a maximum of 6. Each workshop will be two hours long.

SUNDAY 20TH OCTOBER 10.30AM - £49

Click below to complete your booking. Any questions please email hello@pileaplantshop.com.

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INTRODUCTION TO HOUSEPLANTS: HOW TO KEEP THEM HAPPY

Come and learn about the world of houseplants and how to keep them happy.

This workshop includes a glass of fizz upon arrival, an informative talk with demonstrations, and a practical activity propagating Pilea peperomioides baby plants to take home at the end.

The focus of this workshop is to provide an insight into the different types of plants available and how to look after them. All aspects of houseplant care will be covered including the different types of houseplants available, watering, light, temperature, humidity, feeding, pots, repotting, soil types, propagation and air purifying houseplants.

Pilea peperomioides plants are unique as they grow babies up from their roots, giving a constant supply of new plants. Participants will receive full guidance on the propagation of the Pilea babies, and can take their potted Pilea home in an eco friendly biopot.

All levels of knowledge on houseplants are welcome. Not only will you walk away with your very own Pilea peperomioides plant, you will also have the information to feel confident about choosing the right plants and how to keep them thriving.

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Workshops will be held after hours at the Pilea pop-up shop, 16 Catherine Hill, Frome. Our classes will be kept to a maximum of 8. Each workshop will be two hours long.

Wednesday 25th September 7pm - £25

THURSDAY 24TH OCTOBER 7PM - £25

Click below to complete your booking. Any questions please email hello@pileaplantshop.com.


MAKE YOUR OWN KOKEDAMA WORKSHOP

Come and get creative and learn the art of kokedama! A variant of bonsai, kokedama is the Japanese art of creating potless plants using a unique soil mixture, moss and string.

The workshop covers the history and origins of kokedama, plant and soil mixtures, wrapping options, moss types and aftercare. You get to create your own Japanese kokedama moss ball, combining the grounding practice of getting your hands dirty with natural materials, and the artistic gratification of creating a beautiful object.

Price includes all materials and a glass of fizz upon arrival. Participants will receive full tuition so you don’t need any experience. All levels of ability are welcome. Not only will you walk away with your very own handmade kokedama, you will also have the skills and information to care for it at home.

Workshops will be held after hours at the Pilea pop-up shop, 16 Catherine Hill, Frome. Our classes will be kept to a maximum of 6. Each workshop will be two hours long.

Tuesday 1st October 7.30pm - £30

THURSDAY 14TH NOVEMBER 7pm - £30

Click below to complete your booking. Any questions please email hello@pileaplantshop.com

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ESSENTIAL OIL SOY CANDLE making WORKSHOP

BY HAZEL & BLUE

Learn how to make your own scented soy candle as Becky, from Hazel & Blue, takes you step-by-step through the candle making process and techniques. During this workshop, you will learn how to make your own soy candle to take home with you, having mixed and poured the wax yourself. Learning the different types of fragrances you will blend your own candle scent using nature and garden inspired fragrance oils. Suggested age 16 and up, all abilities welcome.

Price includes all materials, cake and refreshments. You will also receive a 20% off voucher to spend on Hazel & Blue products.

Workshops will be held after hours at the Pilea pop-up shop, 16 Catherine Hill, Frome. Our classes will be kept to a maximum of 8. Each workshop will be one and a half hours long.

SUNDAY 27th OCTOBER 10.30AM - £40

Click below to be taken to the Hazel & Blue website to complete your booking. Any questions please email hello@pileaplantshop.com.


FESTIVE ESSENTIAL OIL SOY CANDLE making WORKSHOP

BY HAZEL & BLUE

Learn how to make your own festive scented soy candle as Becky, from Hazel & Blue, takes you step-by-step through the candle making process and techniques. During this workshop, you will learn how to make your own soy candle to take home with you, having mixed and poured the wax yourself. Learning the different types of fragrances you will blend your own candle scent using festive inspired fragrance oils. Suggested age 16 and up, all abilities welcome.

Price includes all materials, cake and refreshments. You will also receive a 20% off voucher to spend on Hazel & Blue products.

Workshops will be held after hours at the Pilea pop-up shop, 16 Catherine Hill, Frome. Our classes will be kept to a maximum of 8. Each workshop will be one and a half hours long.

THURSDAY 28th NOVEMBER 7PM - £40

Click below to be taken to the Hazel & Blue website to complete your booking. Any questions please email hello@pileaplantshop.com.

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ZERO WASTE BEAUTY CHRISTMAS WORKSHOP

BY SIMPLY SUSTAINABLE

Come and spend 2 hours with Emilie, from Simply Sustainable, creating your new zero waste beauty routine. You'll learn how to make your own personalised Winter-themed products that make great Christmas gifts too! Including:

- Winter Spiced Body scrub (can also be used as a face exfoliating scrub and a lip scrub)

- Personalised Hand salve

- Peppermint Lip balm

- Winter Deodorant

All materials and ingredients will be provided along with 7 crocheted 100% cotton reusable face rounds. Drinks will be provided as well as plenty of zero waste chat and the chance to pick Emilie's brain on all things sustainable living.

Workshops will be held after hours at the Pilea pop-up shop, 16 Catherine Hill, Frome. Our classes will be kept to a maximum of 8. Each workshop will be two hours long.

WEDNESDAY 4th DECEMBER - 6.30PM - £40

Click below to be taken to the Simply Sustainable website to complete your booking. Any questions please email hello@pileaplantshop.com.


MACRAME WOOL WALL HANGING WORKSHOP

BY NEST & BURROW

Come and spend 2 and a half hours with Suzanne, from Nest & Burrow, learning how to make your very own macrame wall hanging.

In this workshop Suzanne will teach you how to to set up your hanging and a series of introductory knots. You will work with pure wool roving (unspun wool) to create a beautiful textural piece for your home.

Price includes all materials along with cake and refreshments.

Workshops will be held after hours at the Pilea pop-up shop, 16 Catherine Hill, Frome. Our classes will be kept to a maximum of 6. Each workshop will be two and a half hours long.

SUNDAY 10TH NOVEMBER - 10AM - £60

Click below to be taken to the Nest & Burrow etsy page to complete your booking. Any questions please email hello@pileaplantshop.com.

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MODERN WEAVING WORKSHOP

BY NEST & BURROW

Come and spend a day with Suzanne, from Nest & Burrow, experiencing a comprehensive introduction to modern weaving. You will learn how to weave your very own wall hanging.

In this workshop Suzanne will teach you how to to prepare your loom ready for weaving. You will learn a variety of modern weaving techniques. Not only that but you will also create your own design and choose your own colour scheme in order to create a piece of decor that is totally you!

You will work with a mix of wools, texture and colour. Nest & Burrow products and wool weaving starter kits will be available to purchase on day.

Price includes all materials along with cake and refreshments.

Workshops will be held after hours at the Pilea pop-up shop, 16 Catherine Hill, Frome. Our classes will be kept to a maximum of 6. Each workshop will be six hours long. Please bring along a packed lunch with you.

SUNDAY 19TH JANUARY - 10AM - £99

Click below to be taken to the Nest & Burrow etsy page to complete your booking. Any questions please email hello@pileaplantshop.com.


MAKE YOUR OWN OPEN TERRARIUM WORKSHOP

Come and learn how to understand, create and sustain your own metal framed, open glass terrarium.

Price includes all materials and a glass of fizz upon arrival. Participants will receive full tuition and top tips on the process of creating your own open terrarium full of succulent plants to take home. Tuition includes a brief history of the terrarium and an insight into the fascinating world of cacti and succulents and how to care for them. Not only will you walk away with your very own handmade glass terrarium, you will also have the skills and information to look after your new miniature garden at home.

Workshops will be held after hours at the Pilea pop-up shop, 16 Catherine Hill, Frome. Our classes will be kept to a maximum of 8. Each workshop will be one and a half hours long.

Thursday 19th September 7pm SOLD OUT

Click below to select your chosen date and complete your booking. Any questions please email hello@pileaplantshop.com.

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