Arts & Crafts Events in Dorset

Details of arts and crafts events in Dorset, UK can be found in this section of the Visit Dorset website.



    05 Oct

    Knoll Gardens, Hampreston, Wimborne BH21 7ND

    05/10/2017 To 05/10/2017

    2:00 pm To 4:30 pm

    : Book online at www.knollgardens.co.uk or call the nursery on 01202 873931.

    All you need to know about grasses and how to use them in a garden setting covering everything from maintenance to designing with grasses.

    14 Sep

    Knoll Gardens, Hampreston, Wimborne BH21 7ND

    14/09/2017 To 14/09/2017

    2:00 pm To 4:30 pm

    : Book online at www.knollgardens.co.uk or call the nursery on 01202 873931.

    All you need to know about grasses and how to use them in a garden setting covering everything from maintenance to designing with grasses.

    19 Aug

    Knoll Gardens, Hampreston, Wimborne BH21 7ND

    19/08/2017 To 19/08/2017

    10:30 am To 12:00 pm

    : To book, call Kate on 07969 882439 or email kscott703@btinternet.com.

    A great way for children (6 – 12), to get outdoors, connect with nature and learn about the amazing herbs growing around them in a fun and creative way. Includes garden trail, herbal art and making simple and safe lotions and potions to take home!

    15 Jul

    Knoll Gardens, Hampreston, Wimborne BH21 7ND

    15/07/2017 To 15/07/2017

    10:30 am To 1:00 pm

    : Book on 07969 882439 or email kscott703@btinternet.com.

    A gentle walk revealing the secrets of Knoll Gardens’ natural medicine chest followed by a workshop on herbs you can use to treat common ailments. Harvest and prepare your own herbal medicines and take home some samples.

    17 Jun

    Knoll Gardens, Hampreston, Wimborne BH21 7ND

    17/06/2017 To 17/06/2017

    10:30 am To 1:00 pm

    : Book on 07969 882439 or email kscott703@btinternet.com.

    Discover the plant wisdom behind many traditional old wives’ tales on a gentle garden walk before enjoying a workshop making herbal medicines to treat common ailments and take home some samples.

    10 Jun

    Knoll Gardens, Hampreston, Wimborne BH21 7ND

    10/06/2017 To 10/06/2017

    10:00 am To 3:00 pm

    : Book online or at the nursery.

    Enjoy a day creating decorative items from willow, including flowers, snails, fish and bird feeders to take home.

    06 May

    Knoll Gardens, Hampreston, Wimborne BH21 7ND

    06/05/2017 To 06/05/2017

    10:00 am To 4:30 pm

    : Book online or at the nursery.

    Learn traditional basketry techniques to weave a useful and beautiful round willow basket to take home.

    09 Apr

    Nothe Fort, Barrack Road, Weymouth, Dorset DT4 8UF

    09/04/2017 To 09/04/2017

    10:30 am To 4:30 pm

    A repeat of last year’s popular family event at the NOTHE FORT WEYMOUTH. This promises to be a wonderful family day of pirates, red Indians, fairies and mermaids. Many crafts for children to make, face painting, treasure hunt, bouncy castle, pirate games and much more. There will be prizes for the best dressed Peter Pan character and lots of opportunity to join in the various activities on offer. The Fort Artillery will be firing their cannons and leading the battle against the pirates. We would like all you budding apprentice pirates to join in, Don’t forget to bring your cutlass or make your own sword on the day.

    The FORT VIEW cafe will be open throughout the day.

    Disabled access to those with restricted mobility is available to most of the fort.

    DOGS are welcome providing they are kept on a lead and supervised at all times.

    PARKING – Council operated car parks in the Nothe Gardens – within walking distance.

    Prices for admission Adults £9, OAPs/Students £8, Family ticket 2 adults and two children £21, Children between the ages of 5 and fifteen inclusive £3. Children under the age of 5 FREE. This is a Special Event so annual passes are not accepted.