Art & crafts

Art & Craft Sessions 2024

Art & Craft Sessions 2024

During 2024 Honiton Carers will enjoy their Art & Craft sessions at The Methodist Church on the 4th Wednesday of each month. We are looking forward to working with various tutors during the year. Programme from January – July 2024 incl. Wednesday 10th January 2024, Jewellery with Vanessa Brown A wonderful first craft session of the year making bead bracelets.…

Badge making session

Badge making session

Wednesday 11th October 2023 Honiton Carers enjoyed a session of Art & Craft at the Methodist Church, making their own name badges with the help of Gary from Open Arms and our own Volunteer Valerie Lloyd. Gary brought along a specialist badge making machine which incapsulated the badges once we had done the artwork. Great fun both doing and watching…

Floral workshop Wednesday 9th August 2023

What a lovely afternoon we spent with Julie Spiller today. We learnt how to do a modern floral table arrangement and although it looked so very easy to do it was in fact rather challenging for most of us. Julie did a demonstration first then she and Roxy her lovely granddaughter supported us doing our very own. Somehow they did…

Art & Craft at Creative Beings during 2023

Art & Craft at Creative Beings during 2023

Wednesday 25th January was the first day of our Art & Craft sessions at Creative Beings, Awliscombe. The sessions are paid for by the Co-op Community Fund. We did Silk Printing/Marbling with Alex, a very talented and approachable tutor. The results were fabulous, it was extremely therapeutic and all absorbing to do. We all loved it. Some carers drew free…

Art & Craft 2023

Art & Craft 2023

Our Art & Craft sessions for 2023 commences on Wednesday 25th January and will take place at The Creative Beings Studio, Awliscombe. 20 Carers will be participating in various activities such as Silk painting/marbling, Gelli printing, Cardboard construction, Marionette puppets, Collage and Herbs & Spices during the first 6 months, the programme has yet to be decided for the last…

Beauty & The Beast Ballet

Beauty & The Beast Ballet

Honiton Carers have been looking forward to today for months and we certainly were not disappointed. The Beauty & The Beast ballet at Sidmouth Pavilion delivered by The Ballet Theatre UK was incredible and so much enjoyed by us all. The dancing, costumes and choreographing were just fabulous. We hope they will be back next year with a new production…

Co-Op Cheque Presentation 5th November 2022

Co-Op Cheque Presentation 5th November 2022

Honiton Carers were today presented with a cheque for £ 2079.17 by Violet, Members Pioneer at Honiton Co-op. This will pay for the Art & Craft sessions we have enjoyed during the past year with Anna at Thelma Hulberts Gallery. The huge amount is the accumulated contributions for the year 2021/22 from members who supported our cause and received a…

Art & Craft at Thelma Hulberts

Art & Craft at Thelma Hulberts

The carers enjoyed yet another Art & Craft session on Wednesday 26th October at Thelma Hulberts Gallery. This time we made hanging ornaments for either the wall or the Christmas tree. Some really good results and such fun learning something new every time. The session was funded by our 2021/2022 Co-op community Grant, which is due to be paid out…