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The Massey Partership,
4 Wimpole Street,
London,
England,
W1G 9SH

Tel +44 (0) 20 7637 3220

Registered Address:
Lawes & Co,
Boyce’s Building,
Regent Street,
Clifton,
Bristol,
England,
BS8 4HU

Registered in England
No 2159320

Making Breaks at Bedruthan

Perched on a clifftop overlooking Mawgan Porth beach, Bedruthan Hotel & Spa is the perfect place to spend a weekend having a well-deserved break and learning a new skill! Their new making breaks are the greatest therapeutic escape, and with a range of workshops available, there is something for everyone. These can be followed by indulging in a delicious meal and time in the restorative spa before retreating to your own room. Workshops available include; Jewellery making, bread making, calligraphy workshops, screen-printing workshops, crochet workshop and floral creation workshop.

Making breaks include:

A two-night stay with a complimentary upgrade to sea view room
Your choice of creative workshop(s) – find out more below
Breakfast in the Wild Café on both mornings
Dinner in the Wild Café or the Herring on both evenings
A handmade afternoon picnic for two and glass of fizz each
Lazy 1pm checkout
Use of indoor spa facilities

Simply choose your preferred workshop and dates, before contacting Bedruthan Hotel and Spa’s reservations team who will take care of the rest, booking your stay and workshop.

Jewellery Making

Spend a relaxing, creative and eco-friendly day making cool and contemporary jewellery out of found materials from the beach. Professional jewellery-maker Sarah Drew will take you beach combing for sea glass, sea string, driftwood, pebbles and shells to make into quirky modern jewellery. Use your finds to practice useful jewellery-making techniques such as wire-work, using tiger tail, crocheting with wire and sea-string, threading and other textile techniques to incorporate the morning’s recycled booty into lovely, wearable statement pieces — necklaces, chokers, cuffs and bling rings. This laid-back workshop is perfect for beginners with some challenges thrown in for more experienced makers too. The techniques are easy to learn, while the materials used are easily available and affordable so you can continue making at home. The workshop also includes a delicious roast lunch, to keep you re-energised and inspired!

Level: The course is suitable for beginners and more experienced, not suitable for children
Dates: Sunday 8th September
Run by: Sarah Dew
Make: At least two or three pieces of jewellery
Price: £65 per person including all materials, refreshments and a delicious roast lunch

Bread Making

Spend the day trying your hand at seasonal breads and other baked treats. From artisan baguettes to tasty doughnuts, learn the techniques and bake your breads in our sea-view garden room. Our talented in-house Bedruthan bakers, Gregory Huxford and Chris Squire, will take you from beginner to baker and you’ll leave with your freshly baked loaves and with the skill to continue your bread-making at home. You will also be treated to a two-course lunch in our Wild Café.

Level: Suitable for beginners and aspiring bakers.
Dates: 10th November (Christmas cake and Stolen).
Run by: Bedruthan Hotel Chefs
Make: A variety of baked goods
Price: £85 per person for each workshop, including all ingredients, tea and coffee on arrival, two course Wild Café lunch. Bakers will also be able to take their baked goods home with them.

Calligraphy workshops

This workshop is perfect for those who are looking to expand their creative side. Run by Wild Sea Calligraphy and hosted at Bedruthan you will spend the morning with us learning how to create basic shapes with your calligraphy pen whilst working towards mastering the modern calligraphy alphabet and basic phrases. By the end of the workshop you will have gained the confidence to be able to create your own quotes and favourite words to take home and impress your friends. You will also receive your very own calligraphy kit, as well as some delicious tea and cake

Level: Suitable for beginners but not children.
Dates: Sunday 29th September.
Run by: Lyndsey Gribble of Wild Sea Calligraphy
Make: Basic shapes, letters, words, quotes and much more.
Price: £45 including all materials, calligraphy kit (pens, nibs, ink bottle and guide sheets) to take home and refreshments. 

Screen printing workshops

Looking over the beautiful coastal view of Mawgan Porth beach, relax and take part in this creative taster workshop, learning how to screen print your own cushion cover, tea towel or tote bag to take home with you. Come along and have a go at something new, this taster class will teach you the basics of screen printing. The perfect opportunity to see how screen-printing works, ask questions to experienced printmakers and enjoy the process. Printmaker and designer Dena O’Brien will guide you through each step to create your own unique prints. To help create your design Dena will provide you with lots of visual inspiration from books, cut outs to sample screen prints. The workshop includes refreshments and delicious cake from our deli.

Level: The course is suitable for beginners and those with basic screen printing knowledge, but not suitable for children.
Date: Sunday 29th September
Run by: Dena O’Brien from Kiwi Print Studios
Make: Choose to print a cushion cover, tea towel or tote bag, along with paper prints too.
Price: £35 including all materials.

Crotchet workshop

Do you love colour, textiles and creating? This day of crochet may be just for you. The lovely Claudine of Iron Lamb is a local crochet and knitwear designer who creates bright and beautiful crochet designs just down the road from us. She will teach you the basics of crochet: from the main stitches to work with to the types of wool you can use. Once you’ve mastered the basics, you can work on creating your very own cosy bobble hat, perfect for these cooler months. You can choose to crochet a single colour, two colour or three colour bobble hat (for the more ambitious). You will use beautiful chunky 70% acrylic/30% merino wool in a choice of bright and more mellow colours. A perfect gift: for yourself, or a very lucky loved one. Claudine is also able to teach left-handers too. Everyone will also receive a printed copy of her 7-page hat pattern so that you can create more beautiful bobble hats at home if you wish. In the middle of the day, you’ll be re-energised with a delicious roast Sunday lunch.

Level: Suitable for beginners and those already able to crotchet, but not children.
Dates: Sunday 6th October.
Run by: Claudine Powley  
Make: A bobble hat
Price: £65 includes all materials, tea and coffee and a Sunday lunch  

Floral Creation Workshop

Kerry from Rarecreation grows beautiful flowers in her garden just a stones’ throw away from us in St Eval. Join her for a creative evening creating your own floral crown from some of her gorgeous flowers. Feel free to bring any of your favourite blooms with you from your own garden. You can also incorporate other found and foraged items, from feathers and dried flowers to vintage pieces of jewellery: you can make it as unique and personal as you like. Your beautiful flower crown is the perfect late-summer accessory, and can also last for year’s to come – you can just keep adding new fresh flowers.

Level: Suitable for beginners but not children.
Dates: Thursday 12th September
Run by: Kerry from Rarecreation 
Make: A floral crown
Price: £45 includes all materials, tea and coffee and a choice of cake. 

Notes for Editor

Making breaks include:

A two-night stay with a complimentary upgrade to sea view room
Your choice of creative workshop(s) – find out more below
Breakfast in the Wild Café on both mornings
Dinner in the Wild Café or the Herring on both evenings
A handmade afternoon picnic for two and glass of fizz each
Lazy 1pm checkout
Use of indoor spa facilities

 

Prices start from £594 per room for a two-night break, based on two sharing a non-sea view double or twin room. The cost of your chosen creative workshop will be additional – prices are detailed below. Please call the reservations team on 01637 861 200 to book.