Workshop Timetable June 2015

Friday 19th and 26th: Introduction to Allotment Gardening 12pm-5pm (No need to book, donations welcome)

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Saturday 20th: Tayside Tannery 11am-3pm  (No need to book, donations welcome)

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June 27th: Tie Dye Workshop 1pm-4pm (Limited space, please book by emailing skillsharedundee@gmail.com, Donations welcome)

Looking For Studio Space?

In order to make Skill Share a more sustainable organisation we offer personal artist/designers/crafters studio spaces for a modest studio membership fee that go on to fund our community classes keeping them free and available to all.

We currently have one studio remaining (3m by 5m aprox.) Please email skillsharedundee@gmail.com for mor information

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Location:
Swan House Community Hub, Technology Park, Dundee

Transport:
Connected with public transport and our Free Skill Share mini bus along with free car parking

Facilities on offer:

Studio spaces with all amenities including lighting, heating, toilets, meeting rooms, car parking, unlimited access to Skill Share tools and equipment, shared canteen facilities and contact with other organisations who share the building such as The Mens Shed.

Space to hold craft fairs and exhibition openings.

Large car park facilities

Workshop Construction Begins: Monday 13th October..help needed

Hi everyone, we are going to start constructing and organising the new Skill Share workshop on Monday the 13th of October from 10am at Swan House, 2 Explorer Road Dundee Technology Park Dundee DD2 1DX. Let us know on facebook or via a text to 07450252039 if you might be able to help (this mobile will be available to call on Monday if you have trouble finding us) if you are taking the bus its the number 17 from town.

We need help:
-sorting and organising materials such as textiles and other craft materials
-constructing wood frames and stud walls
-setting up our shared computers
-help moving tables and chairs
-decorating

if you have a nail gun, drill, screws, nails that you could help build with or any old tables, chairs, windows, doors, hinges, storage boxes that you could donate that would be great.

Hammer time…able to help?

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We are now in the process of putting together and decorating our new workshop at swan house, we need lots of help to make our new workshop better than ever. If your able to swing a hammer, grab a paint brush, got materials you would like to donate or able to to help in any way then give us a text on 07450252039 or email us at skillsharedundee@gmail.com

New Skill Share workshop soon to be open….

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Our new Skill Share workshop is soon to be open… you can find us at: Swan House 2 Explorer Road Dundee Technology Park Dundee DD2  1DX

BBC’s WW1 Leather Craft Workshop 1st & 2nd of August

Come along this week to Skill Share’s leather craft workshop organised by the BBC to discover how important leather craft was during ww1 as well as having to opportunity to make your own custom leather craft object using embossing tools.

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The workshop will take place on Friday the 1st of August 10am -5pm and Saturday the 2nd 10am -5pm at the Caird Hall in Dundee’s City Square.

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