Make a Bristol balloon print - Elephant House

What you'll do

If you asked us to name all the best things about Bristol we could natter away all day. But when it comes to our hot air balloons - that's just about as magical as it gets!

Come and join your host for a soothing 'Slow Sunday' workshop. Learn how to use low-tech printmaking techniques and create your very own Bristol balloon print!

You'll not only discover new techniques as you make your artwork, but will leave the experience with your very own A3 print. Sounds to us like one seriously wholesome Sunday...

What to expect:

  • Adult creative workshop (16 yrs+)
  • Getting guidance cutting paper stencils
  • Learning how to use printmaking inks and rollers to create your beautiful artwork
  • Discovering accessible techniques that can be carried out on your dining room table
  • All materials and hot drinks provided

This experience is perfect for:

  • Adults who want some time to switch off and relax
  • Anyone searching for some lovely downtime outside of their busy schedule
  • Guests looking for a peaceful and creative afternoon
  • Work on an exciting new skill alongside like-minded people - leave full of pride with your latest creation!

This workshop will be held at The Elephant House - a creative community venue in the heart of Bedminster. This is suitable for all levels of experience, from total beginner to experienced artists. Crafting doesn't get more uplifting than this - quite literally!

Upcoming dates

What you'll do

If you asked us to name all the best things about Bristol we could natter away all day. But when it comes to our hot air balloons - that's just about as magical as it gets!

Come and join your host for a soothing 'Slow Sunday' workshop. Learn how to use low-tech printmaking techniques and create your very own Bristol balloon print!

You'll not only discover new techniques as you make your artwork, but will leave the experience with your very own A3 print. Sounds to us like one seriously wholesome Sunday...

What to expect:

  • Adult creative workshop (16 yrs+)
  • Getting guidance cutting paper stencils
  • Learning how to use printmaking inks and rollers to create your beautiful artwork
  • Discovering accessible techniques that can be carried out on your dining room table
  • All materials and hot drinks provided

This experience is perfect for:

  • Adults who want some time to switch off and relax
  • Anyone searching for some lovely downtime outside of their busy schedule
  • Guests looking for a peaceful and creative afternoon
  • Work on an exciting new skill alongside like-minded people - leave full of pride with your latest creation!

This workshop will be held at The Elephant House - a creative community venue in the heart of Bedminster. This is suitable for all levels of experience, from total beginner to experienced artists. Crafting doesn't get more uplifting than this - quite literally!

How to get there

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Facilities

  • Refreshments available
  • Toilets
  • Wheelchair accessible

COVID-19 guidelines

  • Hand sanitiser will be available
  • Small group numbers to allow for social distancing
  • Your host will always do their best to make everyone feel comfortable at the workshop - Please let them know if you have any concerns

On the day

  • Location: The Elephant House, 1 Dean Street, Bedminster, Bristol, BS3 1BG
  • Please arrive a few minutes early so you can get settled before the workshop begins
  • There is paid parking on the surrounding streets, this is free on Sundays. There is also free parking down some of the side streets
  • Hot drinks will be offered. Please let your host know if you have any dietary requirements or allergies
  • Printmaking can be messy, feel free to bring along an apron

Changes happen, don't worry

How to change dates
Change of plans? You can easily rebook the next available slot up to 7 days before your experience.
How to get a refund
Can't make it? We understand things happen! You can cancel and get a full refund up to 7 days before your experience.
Please note that this refund policy does not apply to gift bookings. You may reschedule your gift if outside the time period stated above. However, all gifts are non-refundable and expire exactly 1 year after the date of purchase.

About Slow Sunday

Slow Sunday is founded and run by multi-disciplinary artist Liz Clayton. Join Liz for relaxing printmaking and creative workshops. These experiences are not only designed to introduce you to new, interesting techniques - they offer a slice of time away from your busy schedules to spend a couple of hours at a slower pace.

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Price
£35 / Adult
Duration
2 hrs 30 mins
Age restriction
16+
Rebook or cancel up to 7 days before your experience.