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Country Love Crafts
Tel: 01235 861700 • Fax: 01235 861900 sales@countrylovecrafts.co.uk • www.countrylovecrafts.com Unit 37D Milton Park • Abingdon, Oxon OX14 4RT

POTTERY TRAiNiNG New Business Course
This course is a one day intensive for anyone looking at the possibility of starting a ‘Paint it Yourself Pottery’ business. Whether you are considering a mobile operation, a shop location or just want to add party plans & adult workshops to your existing business you will find this course useful. There is no hard sell but there is plenty of advice. The day ends with a practical painting session and basic guidance on glazing, kiln loading and kiln management. A £50 voucher is issued to delegates to redeem against the cost of a Nabertherm kiln. Lunch is included.

One day: 10 am - 5 pm

Amazing Glazing
This course is free to anyone who has bought a Nabertherm kiln through Country Love Crafts or costs £40 to anyone who has not purchased a kiln. The course covers various glazing techniques (brushing, dipping, roll/spill glazing etc), the qualities and differences of glazes and a troubleshooting session. A glazing manual and practical session are also included. Lunch is not included but refreshments are provided.

Half day: 10 am - 2 pm

Silver Clay Keepsakes
Learn how to make silver fingerprint keepsakes and leaf print jewellery using Silver Clay products. Techniques include producing fingerprint moulds, working with Silver Clay products, finishing & polishing, antiquing, shaping, letter printing, scribing, attaching findings and producing leaf prints. Delegates make a minimum of 4 items including a leaf pendant, fingerprint cufflinks and a fingerprint pendant. Further items can be made with any excess Silver Clay. Lunch is included.

One Day: 10am - 4pm

Basic Pottery Painting
A great introduction to many of the basic techniques you will need to start painting your own pottery with confidence. This course is ideal for new business owners needing to build up a basic level of competence, hobbyists wanting to try a range of new techniques or anyone who has little or no experience of ceramic painting. Lunch is included.

Two days: 10 am - 4 pm

Specialist Pottery Painting
This course is perfect for anyone wanting to expand their range of pottery painting skills. Techniques covered include tube lining, antiquing, band blending, lustres, sumi painting and EZ shading. Lunch is included. Delegates will decorate several items to take home.

Two days: 10 am - 4 pm

intensive Pottery Painting
A four day intensive course designed to equip delegates with an in-depth understanding of a variety of different pottery painting techniques, glazing, kiln management and kiln firing. Day one will be dedicated to teaching the practicalities of glazing and firing. All the techniques taught in both the ‘Basic’ and ‘Specialist Pottery Painting’ courses will be covered over the next three days. Delegates should leave this course with the knowledge to teach and advise their customers and to be able to use pottery painting as a means to generate income. Lunch is included.

Four days: 10 am - 4 pm

Aboriginal Decoration
Our amazing aboriginal design course will teach you how to create beautiful and original pieces using the dot painting technique, satin glaze and gold leaf effect. Lunch is included.

One Day: 10am - 4pm

Moroccan Decoration
A one-day course teaching a Moroccan design on ceramics. Delegates will paint a large bowl with decorative silver, white and black designs using simple brush strokes and banding techniques. Ideal for basic to intermediate ceramic decorators. Lunch is included. Delegates will paint purple plate on right.

One Day: 10am - 4pm

Fun with Clay
An introduction to hand-building with clay. Delegates will be taught the differences with clay bodies, drying, decorating and firing clay. They will also learn how to make clay designs and clay models (using carving, moulding and imprinting process es). Delegates will make tiles, 3D plaques and wall hangings. Don’t forget, air-drying clay can be used if you don’t have a kiln. Lunch is included.

One Day: 10am until 4pm

Complete Wedding Course
Delegates will learn both traditional and modern methods of creating signature plates. They will design character wedding plates, apply lustres, use and create their own ceramic decals and make Photoshop templates. Finally, delegates will be given advice on marketing wedding services. Lunch is included.

One day 10 am - 4 pm

Plaster and Clay Prints
Plaster Out-Prints
10am until 1pm. Learn how to make 3D impressions in plaster. Delegates will be taught how to make a mould, correctly mix plaster and how to decorate and display this wonderful keepsake. We try to organise for a baby to attend the session for a life-like experience. Sell the finished goods for approximately £30 per print or £60 per double print.

Half day: 10 am - 1 pm

No Kiln Required

Clay imprints
2pm until 5pm. Learn how to prepare clay, effectively dry, bisque fire, decorate and glaze fire these treasured impressions. We try to organise for a baby to attend the session for a life-like experience. Sell the finished goods for approximately £30 per print or £60 per double print.

Half day: 2 pm - 5 pm

Full Day – Both Courses:

Attend both courses and benefit from a discount and FREE lunch.
Kiln Required

MAKE ‘N’ TAKE TRAiNiNG

Craft Painting with DecoArt
This seminar will teach delegates various decorating techniques using DecoArt paints, speciality products and mediums. There are some great products for any crafter, artist or home decor project. This event is sponsored by DecoArt so places are FREE.

One Day: 10am until 4pm

Stamping - A New Dimension
A one day course to show how stamping techniques can be applied to various surfaces. Learn how create stunning backgrounds with inks and acrylics, image transfer processes and new dimensional products.

One Day: 10am until 4pm

Enamelling
On this half day course delegates will learn the basics of enamelling, using a variety of different techniques and will take away their hand-made samples. Lunch is not included but refreshments will be provided.

Half day: 10 am - 1 pm

Open Day
Our Sale & Unveil Open Days have been well attended and we have received positive feedback. New products are showcased and there will be the usual opportunities for painting, lot boxes, free samples &, of course, invaluable networking. We find the Open Days useful for putting names to faces and getting to know you better. We hope that you find the events useful too. Spaces are limited so book early to avoid disappointment. Lunch is included.

One Day: 10am until 4pm
Dates for 2011 will be released 6 weeks in advance

Bespoke Training
Bespoke training is ideal for individual 5pm) is £150 for the first delegate and £45 training requirements e.g. training on per delegate thereafter. Travel, subsistence specific dates and/or a mixture of selected and accommodation are also charged techniques. Where there are more than according to requirements. Bespoke 2 delegates from one company or area, courses that are held in our training room Bespoke training will not incur is often cheaper additional travel, Tell us your training needs and too. subsistence or we will design a suitable training accommodation Tell us your costs. training needs and we will design a suitable training programme for you. These courses can be held on location or in our training room. Additionally, our Tutor can visit your studio and run a seminar of your choice... marketed well, these seminars will create income and inspire your customers! The daily ‘Tutor Rate’ (i.e. from 10am until

programme for you.

Bisque or materials are not included as part of the course fees. Please order your goods at least 3-4 working days in advance of course date. If you need assistance, the course Tutor will be happy to provide a list of required materials, based on the mutually agreed agenda.

Course
FREE Decopatch Demo Silver Clay Keepsakes Stamping - A New Dimension Craft Painting with DecoArt Amazing Glazing New Business Course Enamelling Amazing Glazing New Business Course Clay Imprints & Plaster Outprints Fun with Clay Basic Pottery Painting Specialist Pottery Painting Aboriginal Decoration Amazing Glazing New Business Course Stamping - A New Dimension Silver Clay Keepsakes Craft Painting with DecoArt The Complete Wedding Course Moroccan Decoration Clay Imprints & Plaster Outprints Amazing Glazing

Date
05/01/11 07/01/11 10/01/11 11/01/11 14/01/11 15/01/11 01/02/11 15/02/11 16/02/11 02/03/11 03/03/11 8-9/03/11 10-11/03/11 14/03/11 18/03/11 19/03/11 22/03/11 26/03/11 28/03/11 04/04/11 09/04/11 11/04/11 15/04/11

Day
Wed Fri Mon Tue Fri Sat Tue Wed Thu Wed Thu Tue/Wed Thu/Fri Mon Fri Sat Tue Sat Mon Mon Sat Mon Fri

Time
11am-1pm 10am-4pm 10am-4pm 10am-4pm 10am-2pm 10am-5pm 10am-1pm 10am-2pm 10am-5pm 10am-4pm 10am-4pm 10am-4pm 10am-4pm 10am-4pm 10am-2pm 10am-5pm 10am-4pm 10am-4pm 10am-4pm 10am-4pm 10am-4pm 10am-4pm 10am-2pm

Duration
Half Day 1 Day 1 Day 1 Day Half Day 1 Day Half Day Half day 1 Day 1 Day 1 Day 2 Days 2 Days 1 Day Half day 1 Day 1 Day 1 Day 1 Day 1 Day 1 Day 1 Day Half day

price (ex vat)

GM

price (ex vat)

NON-GM
FREE £135 £45 FREE £40 £30 £30 £40 £30 £150 £45 £130 £130 £40 £40 £30 £45 £135 FREE £80 £45 £150 £40

FREE £135 £45 FREE £40 £30 £30 £40 £30 £145 £40 £105 £105 £40 £40 £30 £45 £135 FREE £75 £40 £150 £40

Course
New Business Course FREE Decopatch Demo Enamelling Intensive Pottery Painting Craft Painting with DecoArt Amazing Glazing New Business Course Fun with Clay Stamping - A New Dimension Silver Clay Keepsakes Amazing Glazing New Business Course Aboriginal Decoration Silver Clay Keepsakes Clay Imprints & Plaster Outprints Basic Pottery Painting FREE Decopatch Demo Amazing Glazing New Business Course The Complete Wedding Course Stamping - A New Dimension Enamelling Craft Painting with DecoArt

Date
16/04/11 18/04/11 19/04/11 03-06/05/11 09/05/11 13/05/11 14/05/11 16/05/11 20/05/11 23/05/11 10/06/11 11/06/11 20/06/11 25/06/11 27/06/11 30/06-01/07 04/07/11 08/07/11 09/07/11 11/07/11 18/07/11 19/07/11 25/07/11

Day
Sat Mon Tue Tue-Fri Mon Fri Sat Mon Fri Mon Fri Sat Mon Sat Mon Thu-Fri Mon Fri Sat Mon Mon Tue Mon

Time
10am-5pm 11am-1pm 10am-1pm 10ap-4pm 10am-4pm 10am-2pm 10am-5pm 10am-4pm 10am-4pm 10am-4pm 10am-2pm 10am-5pm 10am-4pm 10am-4pm 10am-4pm 10am-4pm 11am-1pm 10am-4pm 10am-4pm 10am-4pm 10am-4pm 10am-1pm 10am-4pm

Duration
1 Day Half day Half day 4 Days 1 Day Half day 1 Day 1 Day 1 Day 1 Day Half day 1 Day 1 Day 1 Day 1 Day 2 Days Half day 1 Day 1 Day 1 Day 1 Day Half day 1 Day

price (ex vat)

GM

price (ex vat)

NON-GM
£30 FREE £30 £250 FREE £40 £30 £45 £45 £135 £40 £30 £45 £135 £150 £130 FREE £40 £30 £80 £45 £30 FREE

£30 FREE £30 £200 FREE £40 £30 £40 £45 £135 £40 £30 £40 £135 £150 £105 FREE £40 £30 £75 £45 £30 FREE

Course
Amazing Glazing New Business Course Fun with Clay Silver Clay Keepsakes Clay Imprints & Plaster Outprints Moroccan Decoration Aboriginal Decoration Amazing Glazing New Business Course Stamping - A New Dimension Enamelling Craft Painting with DecoArt Clay Imprints & Plaster Outprints Specialist Pottery Painting Silver Clay Keepsakes FREE Decopatch Demo Amazing Glazing New Business Course The Complete Wedding Course Intensive Pottery Painting Stamping - A New Dimension Craft Painting with DecoArt Amazing Glazing

Date
12/08/11 13/08/11 15/08/11 19/08/11 22/08/11 26/08/11 30/08/11 09/09/11 10/09/11 12/09/11 13/09/11 30/09/11 03/10/11 05-06/10/11 09/10/11 10/10/11 14/10/11 15/10/11 17/10/11 01-04/11/11 11/11/11 14/11/11 18/11/11

Day
Fri Sat Mon Fri Mon Fri Tue Fri Sat Mon Tue Fri Mon Wed/Thu Sun Mon Fri Sat Mon Tue-Fri Fri Mon Fri

Time
10am-4pm 10am-5pm 10am-4pm 10am-4pm 10am-4pm 10am-4pm 10am-4pm 10am-4pm 10am-5pm 10am-4pm 10am-1pm 10am-4pm 10am-4pm 10am-4pm 10am-4pm 11am-1pm 10am-4pm 10am-5pm 10am-4pm 10am-4pm 10am-4pm 10am-4pm 10am-4pm

Duration
1 Day 1 Day 1 Day 1 Day 1 Day 1 Day 1 Day 1 Day 1 Day 1 Day Half day 1 Day 1 Day 2 Day 1 Day Half day 1 Day 1 Day 1 Day 4 Day 1 Day 1 Day 1 Day

price (ex vat)

GM

price (ex vat)

NON-GM
£40 £30 £45 £135 £150 £45 £45 £40 £30 £45 £30 FREE £150 £130 £135 FREE £40 £30 £80 £250 £45 FREE £40

£40 £30 £40 £135 £150 £40 £40 £40 £30 £45 £30 FREE £150 £105 £135 FREE £40 £30 £75 £200 £45 FREE £40

Course
New Business Course Fun with Clay Enamelling Silver Clay Keepsakes

Date
19/11/11 21/11/11 22/11/11 09/12/11

Day
Sat Mon Tue Fri

Time
10am-5pm 10am-4pm 10am-1pm 10am-4pm

Duration
1 Day 1 Day Half day 1 Day

price (ex vat)

GM

price (ex vat)

NON-GM
£30 £45 £30 £135

£30 £40 £30 £135

Training and Development Training and Development (2)
Terms and Conditions:
DELEGATE REQUIREMENTS: • Brushes, tools, bisque, colour, glaze and decorating accessories will be provided for training held at Country Love Crafts. Products required for Bespoke training will need to be ordered in advance. • Note that we do not offer a firing service for course delegates but on two day courses work will be fired for collection on day two. PAYMENT: • Full payment (plus VAT) is required to guarantee spaces on all seminars. CANCELLATION POLICY: • Payment is non-refundable but places can be switched to an alternative course if more than 5 working days notice is given in advance of course. • Please advise immediately if you are unable to attend so that your place can be offered to another delegate. ORDERS: • Please note, office and warehouse staff are unavailable during weekends so additional orders cannot be processed during weekend courses. GENERAL NOTES: • All prices quoted exclude VAT. Please check our website for pictures and further details. • Any timings provided are given as an estimate and may vary according to the number of delegates in attendance. • A buffet lunch is provided on most full day decorating courses. Check course details for further information. Please advise any diet restrictions in advance. • All courses, unless otherwise stated, are run at our office on Milton Park, Oxfordshire. • Places are allocated on a first come, first served basis. • Following any reservation, a letter will be sent confirming course details, travel & accommodation details etc. Travel information can also be found on our web site. • Unless otherwise stated, all courses are run by Andy Skinner, Creative Consultant, with the exception of the ‘New Business Course’ which is run by Jenny Hawkins. • Course notes are available for most seminars. • Please ensure that all mobile phones are switched off during class. • Children under the age of 16 are not permitted to attend training. • Please note that courses are subject to change. Please check availability. Please contact Country Love Crafts if you would like to make a booking. TRAINING GRANTS: A number of delegates receive training grants from their Local Council, Business Link or Federation of Small Businesses (FSB) - these have ranged in value from £500 to £1500. If you are lucky enough to be in a region that offers these grants, please speak to us about quotations and/or bespoke training.T TRAINING FACILITIES: • Located in Oxfordshire close to a mainline train station (Didcot Parkway), and easily accessed from the M4 and M40. • Full disabled facilities available BESPOKE TRAINING: If you have a specific individual requirement, or are unable to make any of the dates we have scheduled, please ask about Bespoke training. We can arrange to hold any of our courses for you and your colleagues either here in Abingdon or at your Studio. Tell us your training needs and we will design a suitable training programme for you. On the same basis, we will visit your studio and run any seminar of your choice. Marketed well, these seminars will create income and inspire your customers!! The daily ‘Tutor Rate’ (i.e. from 10am until 5pm) is £150 for the first delegate and £45 per delegate thereafter. Travel expenses are charged at 40p per mile and travelling time is charged at £17.50 per hour (long distance travel only). Subsistence and accommodation will be charged separately according to requirements. Bespoke courses that are held at our Abingdon office will not incur additional travel, subsistence or accommodation costs. No bisque or materials are included in the bespoke course fees. Please order your goods at least 3-4 working days in advance of course date. If you need assistance, the Course Tutor will be happy to provide a list of required materials, based on the mutually agreed agenda.

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