Stone Letter Carving 3 Day workshop with Pip Hall at Quirky Workshops @ Greystoke Cycle Cafe
Stone Carving 3 Day Workshop for Beginners with enthusiasm and a little patience! Intermediates' Course in July - please see our website for details.
Many of us who have walked in the various corners of Cumbria and some of our cities have noticed the wonderful work produced by this very talented lady, poetry, pictures and words flow from and are totally at one with the stone in which they are carved, her pieces are unique and beautifully reflective, in every sense.
Please look at her website www.piphall.co.uk
Consisting of an introductory slide show is followed by demonstrations of lettering styles, drawing techniques and methods of carving with chisels, followed by individual tuition.
Students are welcome to bring their own stone and project. The Course Fee includes use of tools and equipment. Stones are available for a small charge.
Adult £190 includes lovely 2-course lunch, refreshments and home made cakes on Day 1 and refreshments and cream teas Days 2 and 3.
|Fri 7 - Sun 9 Jun 2013||09:30 to 15:30 09:30 to 15:30|
|Fri 26 - Sun 28 Jul 2013||09:30 to 15:30 09:30 to 15:30|
|Notes||The Cycle Cafe is a family-run tea garden with unusual opening times. Fri 12.00 to 18.00. Sat 10.00 to 18.00 and the second Sun of the month 10.00 to 18.00. We will serve any cyclists at other times with whatever we have, if of course we are about and available. Seasonal opening only, Apr to end Sep.|
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VenueQuirky Workshops @ Greystoke Cycle Cafe
Poplin Dub, Greystoke, Penrith, Cumbria, CA11 0UT
Map reference: NY 439312 Lat: 54.67273 Long: -2.87142
On the C2C Cycle route 200 yds north of Greystoke village green, direction Blencowe. We welcome all cyclists and walkers and ask all those with cars to walk the 350yds from the village car park around the Greystoke Castle walls.
We can offer parking in our driveway to cycle support vehicles and those attending our workshop days,
Bus links to Penrith and Keswick. Penrith railway station 5 miles
Parking : free
Nearest station : 5 miles (8.0 kms) from Penrith station
We have a ground floor toilet but not wide enough for wheelchair access.
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Self-assessed accessibility details
- Designated parking for guests with disabilities
- Within 50 metres approx. of entrance
- The surface of the car park and pathway leading to entrance:
- is gravel
- Drop-off point for guests outside entrance
- The route from the parking area to the entrance:
- Has steps and no ramp
- Steps to the main entrance
- Entrance is well lit
- Restaurant / cafe provide meals for visitors with special dietary requirements:
- Sugar free (diabetic)
- Gluten free (coeliacs)
- Lactose free (dairy free)
- Low potassium
- Low sodium
- Nut free
- Additive free
- Children's menu