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BEGINNERS

The perfect introduction to steam-bending.  Get a complete overview of the process.  Gift vouchers availiable to give as the perfect present, choose your dates later in London or the Lake District, UK.

PROFESSIONAL

The ultimate steam-bending course, everything you need to get started with bespoke or batches.  3 Day course in the Lake District, UK includes bespoke element to cover any particular aspect you need to learn.

 
READY-MADES

Buy beautiful lights, vessels and gifts designed and made by the teachers! Everything is 100% created from eco-friendly Ash trees sourced from the carefully managed woodland adjacent to the Lake District studio

MAKER SESSIONS

Maker Sessions are all about creating beautiful treasures to keep.  Join us in London or the Lake District and make an instant heirloom.  Lights, Vessels, Vases and more - learn some very special techniques and make something amazing.  Perfect for presents, gift vouchers availiable.

UPCOMING COURSES

  • "Make a Lampshade" - ONLINE - Beginners Steam Bending
    "Make a Lampshade" - ONLINE - Beginners Steam Bending
    Make Your Own Steam Bent Lampshade
    22 May, 10:00 – 14:30
    Make Your Own Steam Bent Lampshade
    The perfect intro to steam-bending at home! Get a complete overview of the process as Charlie takes you through a 4 hour session of: bending,twisting, splitting, compression straps, jigs, plus more! Then use your new skills at the end to create your own beautiful Lampshade from locally sourced Ash.
  • SOLD OUT 5th-7th June 2021 - The 3 Day Pro Steam Bending Course - Cumbria
    SOLD OUT 5th-7th June 2021 - The 3 Day Pro Steam Bending Course - Cumbria
    Charlie Whinney Studio
    05 Jun, 10:00 – 07 Jun, 17:00
    Charlie Whinney Studio, Top Barn, Beck Head House, Witherslack, Grange-over-Sands LA11 6SH, UK
    The ultimate steam-bending course. Enjoy three creative days learning everything we know about steam-bending to get started yourself straight away.
  • Beginners Steam Bending - Lake District
    Beginners Steam Bending - Lake District
    Charlie Whinney Studio
    11 Jun, 10:00 – 17:00
    Charlie Whinney Studio, Top Barn, Beck Head House, Witherslack, Grange-over-Sands LA11 6SH, UK
    The perfect introduction to steam-bending – get all the basics, 2D and 3D bends, twisting, splitting and powered bends plus make something to take home!
  • Beginners Steam Bending - Lake District
    Beginners Steam Bending - Lake District
    Charlie Whinney Studio
    18 Jun, 10:00 – 17:00
    Charlie Whinney Studio, Top Barn, Beck Head House, Witherslack, Grange-over-Sands LA11 6SH, UK
    The perfect introduction to steam-bending – get all the basics, 2D and 3D bends, twisting, splitting and powered bends plus make something to take home!
  • Beginners Steam Bending - Cumbria
    Beginners Steam Bending - Cumbria
    Charlie Whinney Studio
    19 Jun, 10:00 – 17:00
    Charlie Whinney Studio, Top Barn, Beck Head House, Witherslack, Grange-over-Sands LA11 6SH, UK
    The perfect introduction to steam-bending – get all the basics, 2D and 3D bends, twisting, splitting and powered bends plus make something to take home!
  • Beginners Steam Bending - Lake District
    Beginners Steam Bending - Lake District
    Charlie Whinney Studio
    20 Jun, 10:00 – 17:00
    Charlie Whinney Studio, Top Barn, Beck Head House, Witherslack, Grange-over-Sands LA11 6SH, UK
    The perfect introduction to steam-bending – get all the basics, 2D and 3D bends, twisting, splitting and powered bends plus make something to take home!
  • Beginners Steam Bending - Lake District
    Beginners Steam Bending - Lake District
    Charlie Whinney Studio
    25 Jun, 10:00 – 18:00
    Charlie Whinney Studio, Top Barn, Beck Head House, Witherslack, Grange-over-Sands LA11 6SH, UK
    The perfect introduction to steam-bending – get all the basics, 2D and 3D bends, twisting, splitting and powered bends plus make something to take home!
  • Beginners Steam Bending - London
    Beginners Steam Bending - London
    Craft Central
    27 Jun, 10:00 – 17:00
    Craft Central, The Fordge, 397-411 Westferry Rd, Isle of Dogs, London E14 3AE, UK
    The perfect introduction to steam-bending – get all the basics, 2D and 3D bends, twisting, splitting and powered bends plus make something to take home!
  • SOLD OUT 3rd-5th July 2021 - The 3 Day Pro Steam Bending Course - Cumbria
    SOLD OUT 3rd-5th July 2021 - The 3 Day Pro Steam Bending Course - Cumbria
    Charlie Whinney Studio
    03 Jul, 10:00 – 05 Jul, 17:00
    Charlie Whinney Studio, Top Barn, Beck Head House, Witherslack, Grange-over-Sands LA11 6SH, UK
    The ultimate steam-bending course. Enjoy three creative days learning everything we know about steam-bending to get started yourself straight away.
  • Beginners Steam Bending - Lake District
    Beginners Steam Bending - Lake District
    Charlie Whinney Studio
    10 Sep, 10:00 – 17:00
    Charlie Whinney Studio, Top Barn, Beck Head House, Witherslack, Grange-over-Sands LA11 6SH, UK
    The perfect introduction to steam-bending – get all the basics, 2D and 3D bends, twisting, splitting and powered bends plus make something to take home!
  • Beginners Steam Bending - Lake District
    Beginners Steam Bending - Lake District
    Charlie Whinney Studio
    11 Sep, 10:00 – 17:00
    Charlie Whinney Studio, Top Barn, Beck Head House, Witherslack, Grange-over-Sands LA11 6SH, UK
    The perfect introduction to steam-bending – get all the basics, 2D and 3D bends, twisting, splitting and powered bends plus make something to take home!
  • Beginners Steam Bending - Lake District
    Beginners Steam Bending - Lake District
    Charlie Whinney Studio
    01 Oct, 10:00 – 17:00
    Charlie Whinney Studio, Top Barn, Beck Head House, Witherslack, Grange-over-Sands LA11 6SH, UK
    The perfect introduction to steam-bending – get all the basics, 2D and 3D bends, twisting, splitting and powered bends plus make something to take home!
  • Beginners Steam Bending - Lake District
    Beginners Steam Bending - Lake District
    Charlie Whinney Studio
    06 Nov, 10:00 – 17:00
    Charlie Whinney Studio, Top Barn, Beck Head House, Witherslack, Grange-over-Sands LA11 6SH, UK
    The perfect introduction to steam-bending – get all the basics, 2D and 3D bends, twisting, splitting and powered bends plus make something to take home!
  • Beginners Steam Bending - Lake District
    Beginners Steam Bending - Lake District
    Charlie Whinney Studio
    04 Dec, 10:00 – 17:00
    Charlie Whinney Studio, Top Barn, Beck Head House, Witherslack, Grange-over-Sands LA11 6SH, UK
    The perfect introduction to steam-bending – get all the basics, 2D and 3D bends, twisting, splitting and powered bends plus make something to take home!
  • 4th-6th June 2022 The 3 Day Pro Steam Bending Course - Cumbria
    4th-6th June 2022 The 3 Day Pro Steam Bending Course - Cumbria
    Charlie Whinney Studio
    04 Jun 2022, 09:00 – 06 Jun 2022, 13:00
    Charlie Whinney Studio, Top Barn, Beck Head House, Witherslack, Grange-over-Sands LA11 6SH, UK
    The ultimate steam-bending course. Enjoy three creative days learning everything we know about steam-bending to get started yourself straight away.
  • 2nd-4th June 2022 The 3 Day Pro Steam Bending Course - Cumbria (1)
    2nd-4th June 2022 The 3 Day Pro Steam Bending Course - Cumbria (1)
    Charlie Whinney Studio
    02 Jul 2022, 09:00 – 04 Jul 2022, 13:00
    Charlie Whinney Studio, Top Barn, Beck Head House, Witherslack, Grange-over-Sands LA11 6SH, UK
    The ultimate steam-bending course. Enjoy three creative days learning everything we know about steam-bending to get started yourself straight away.
  •  Steam Bending Gift Voucher
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    Steam Bending Gift Voucher
    Location is TBD
    Steambending Voucher
    Location is TBD
    The perfect gift, choose your dates later on any Beginners course in London or Cumbria or for an online Steam Bending workshop with a home-delivered craftbox. This voucher may also be redeemed against any other course & pay the difference or spent in our online giftshop of lovely steambent products.
  • Maker Session VOUCHER
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    Maker Session VOUCHER
    Location is TBD
    Time is TBD
    Location is TBD
    Create a something fabulous and get a new talent! In 2 hours learn the fundamentals of steam-bending and put your new skills into action to make something amazing using expertly cut eco-friendly green Ash and Oak.

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