Arts Project - Spring 2015 Workshops

Saturdays at the Forman Hall (TD9 7LX), near Hawick.

Tea and Coffee provided, bring your own lunch. All levels of experience welcome.


Frame Baskets by Anna Turnbull - Saturday 11th April - 10am to 4pm

Anna will show us how to make frame baskets. We will use willow, but she’ll also bring some rush, wool etc that we can add in when hands are getting tired. This gives an interesting mix as you can see in the photo. 

All materials and equipment provided


Creative Paperwork by Jakki Stewart - Saturday 9th May 2015 - 10am to 4pm

Make your own paper and paper crafts. Jakki will show us how to make new paper from old, recycling paper into  sheets of handmade paper, vessels or sculptures. She’ll  also show us ways of turning handmade, collected and  recycled paper into a selection of paper items including  gift bags, flowers, and other lovely things.

All specialist equipment and materials provided. Please bring scissors and a towel.

If you would like more info on this workshop before booking, please contact


More Mosaic by Joy Parker - Saturday 30th May 2015 - 10am to 4pm

Make a colourful mosaic using glass tiles. Feel free to bring your own design, (sizes include 24cm squares and 25cm diameter circles) or be inspired from the many examples in books that will be available to look at.  Templates of flowers will also be available for use. You will be taught how to cut the tiles and fix them to the board using pva.  Joy will demonstrate grouting and supply the grout so you can complete your mosaic at home. 

Tools and materials will be provided. 





To book any of the sessions, please follow the instructions in the pdf, downloaded by clicking HERE

Fee for each workshop; 

Borthwick Water Community Development Trust Members:
Adults £25 Concessions £22

Adults £30 Concessions £27

Cheques should be made payable to ‘Borthwick Water Community Development Trust’.

Membership of the BWCDT costs a one-off payment of £1; Full members live within the Trust area; Associate Members live outside the Trust area; both support the objectives of the Trust. If you are interested in joining or would like more information about the Trust please mention when making your booking.

Cancellation policy: Refunds can only be made if you cancel your booking at least 2 weeks before the workshop starts.