Crafts & Crafting

The articles below are intended to give a feel for the services and products sold by Gadsby’s. If you have a requirement which isn’t represented below it doesn’t mean we can’t help. Please call us and ask.

Handmade Greeting Card

Handmade Greeting Card

How to make this card…

This card is for advanced level. It features a hexagon with iris folded rainbow coloured strips of paper.

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Calligraphy and illuminated calligraphy

Calligraphy and illuminated calligraphy

What is Calligraphy?

Calligraphy is a visual art related to writing. It is a way of designing lettering with a selection of broad to fine tipped nibs and a min holder or brush and a bottle of ink.

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VE Day Bunting

VE Day Bunting

Making your own bunting adds to the fun of any celebration.

Jane shows how she made her bunting for the upcoming VE Day celebrations.

Stay Safe!

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Mixed Media Art Work

Mixed Media Art Work

Creating a piece of art can involve the application of just one skill in one medium.

Or, as Jane shows here, it can be a mix of skills and media. Neither approach is better or worse than the other – just different and fun because it is so different…

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Posca Pens on Ceramic Mug

Posca Pens on Ceramic Mug

I loved it, the kids would love it too! Keeping the kids occupied can be tough. Arts and crafts offer not only short term activities for them to...

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Posca Pens

Posca Pens

Water based paint for almost any surface One of the most popular products which we sell for art and craft use are Posca pens. They contain a water...

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Pebeo painting on glass

Pebeo painting on glass

Traditional stained glass pieces Jane, a member of the Gadsby's team, has been making traditional stained glass pieces for a few years. The finished...

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Crafting Show Manchester 2018

Crafting Show Manchester 2018

Event City - 2018. We recently travelled to the Event City exhibition centre, Manchester, where we took part in the autumn crafting show. It was a...

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Paper Crafting Fair

Paper Crafting Fair

Papercrafting and Stamping 7th July saw the Paper Crafting Fair at the National Motorcycle Musuem. With the focus on Papercrafting and Stamping...

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