Christmas Craft Workshops with Becki Clark

Ok so we might not be able to get out much this month, so let's use the time to get making! Get in touch with your creative side and get crafting for Christmas with our new virtual festive workshop dates

How to paint Christmas baubles

Stuck for something to do in lockdown? Or looking for new and exciting ways to get ready for Christmas? Join Becki Clark this November for one of her virtual Festive Workshops as we’re revealing the latest dates in the Gathered Learn to Craft series of free online courses. We’re so excited about these new workshops with Becki. You can choose from 2 sessions (or treat yourself to the pair):

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  • 21 November: Christmas Bauble Workshop Decorating
  • 22 November: Paint your Own Christmas Wrap and Tags

All sessions are suitable for beginners and will last around 1 hour.

So what can you expect from these Learn to Craft classes? We’ve included full details below for you. Each workshop includes a craft kit which we’ll send to you in advance so you can make along at home! Snap up your place and we’ll see you there.

If all this talk of Christmas crafts has got you in the mood for some merry making to brighten up lockdown 2, good news! We’ve got all sorts of free Christmas crafts on Gathered, from free nativity printables to guides to How to make a Christmas stocking and How to make a Christmas wreath.  And if you’ve got mini makers in the house, check out our round-up of 52 of the best Christmas crafts for kids.


How to paint Christmas baubles

How to paint your own botanical bauble

Becki will talk you through choosing a colour palette, practicing simple botanical motifs, turning them into a pattern, and the basics of hand lettering and calligraphy to personalise your own bauble. And the best bit? We’ll send you a complete kit containing everything you need before the class.

Your kit includes:

  • 1 x ceramic bauble
  • 25cm x metallic twine
  • 8-pack metallic brush marker pens

If you already have the above materials at home but you still want to join in and get expert advice, hints and tips from Becki, simply use the code NOKIT at the checkout, you can attend the workshop for the discounted price of £12.50.

Your class details

When: Saturday 21st November, 2–3pm (British Summer Time)

Cost: £20

Book now: Click here to book

Please note: if you have any difficulty booking please drop us a line.

After registering, we’ll send you email to tell you how to join the online Learn to Craft class.


How to make gift wrap

Painting your own gift wrap and tags

Learn how to paint your own Christmas wrapping paper and tags. Working through colour palettes, simple motifs and creating patterns Becki will guide you through mixing the paints, botanical painting and creating a balanced pattern design to paint onto your wrap. We’ll send you a kit in advance with all the materials you’ll need to join in at home.

Your kit includes:

  • 1 x roll of white paper (Roll size 20m x 508mm)
  • 1 x 5 brush set
  • 1 x gouache paint set (6 Colours)
  • 1m x metallic twine
  • 10 x gift tags

If you already have the above materials at home but you still want to join in and get expert advice, hints and tips from Becki, simply use the code NO KIT at the checkout, you can attend the workshop for the discounted price of £15. After registering, we’ll send you email to tell you how to join the online Learn to Craft class.

Your class details

When: Sunday 22nd November, 2–3pm (British Summer Time)

Cost: £25

Book now: Click here to book

Any questions? if you have any difficulty booking or want to find out more, please  drop us a line.

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Your class host

Becki is a multidisciplinary creative designer, her signature painterly style lends itself to a vast range of projects from botanical painting, brush lettering to surface pattern designs. You can see more of her work at www.beckiclark.com or follow her beautiful instagram @becki_clark_

Becki Clark