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THE BISCUIT FACTORY WORKSHOPS

 

Cabinet of Curiosity Studio had planned to run a series of paper folding workshops at The Biscuit Factory art, craft & design gallery set in the heart of Newcastle's cultural quarter.  At the moment these have had to be postponed due the coronavirus outbreak but we hope to re-schedule these activities once the situation has improved.

All workshops listed on this page will be able to be booked through The Biscuit Factory:

https://www.thebiscuitfactory.com/collections/workshops

 

 

 

 

 

 

ORIGAMI LAMPSHADE MAKING WORKSHOP  

 

Take the Japanese craft of origami to a practical level by making your own designer paper lampshade. There’ll be 2 professional tutors to demonstrate the folding techniques with crease pattern templates and the equipment to enable you to make your own paper product for the home.

 

You will be working with paper suitable for folding and work towards making your own lampshade with a design that can be tailored to suit your ability.

 

The workshop will include information about techniques, as well as demonstrations and time for practice before making the lampshade.

 

Cost £40

 

Over 16’s only // Suitable for beginners

 

 

 

 

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POP-UP ORIGAMI WORKSHOP  

 

Discover the Japanese craft of paper pop-up origami. There’ll be 2 professional tutors to demonstrate folding, cutting and assembling techniques with templates and the equipment to enable you to make your own series of paper pop-ups.

 

You will be working with a range of papers suitable for cutting, folding and assembling the origami models and you will come away from the session with a series of origami pop-ups that will include pop-up cards.

 

The workshop will include information about the history of pop-up origami, a range of different techniques, as well as demonstrations and time for practice.

 

Cost £40

 

Over 16’s only // Suitable for beginners

 

 

 

 

NTRODUCTION TO ORIGAMI WORKSHOP

 

Explore the Japanese craft of origami within our introductory workshop session. There’ll be 2 professional tutors to demonstrate the folding techniques with crease pattern templates provided and the equipment to enable you to make your own series of origami and paper fold samples.

 

You will be working with paper suitable for folding and will come away from the session with a series of origami models.

 

The workshop will include information about the history of origami, suitable papers for folding, traditional and contemporary paper folding techniques, as well as demonstrations and time for practice.

 

Cost £40

 

Over 16’s only // Suitable for beginners