The virtual world is here to stay for a little while longer, but don’t fear! We’ve put together an EGGcellent selection of Easter and spring virtual workshops for your team! Crafting is a great way to bring people together and has been shown to reduce stress and anxiety. These 1-1.5 hour workshops are designed to encourage creativity, communication, connecting with nature and eco-awareness.
Easter Egg Making
What’s more EGGciting than gifting someone your very own handmade Easter Egg! Our workshop will teach you to perfectly temper your chocolate so that is has a good snap and irresistible shine, before pouring it into the moulds. Whilst your Egg is setting we’ll teach you to pipe chocolate to make your very own jazzles. You’ll then seal the hand made sweeties inside the chocolate egg and add the finishing touches by piping a personalised message in white chocolate and wrapping the finished egg in a cellophane bag with ribbon.
Duration: 1.5 hours
Event Includes: Expert host, Green screen virtual chocolate factory, Posted kit containing moulds, chocolate, gloves, thermometer, piping bags, greaseproof paper, white chocolate, sprinkles, cellophane bags and ribbons.
Willow Bird Feeder Making
Basket weaving has long been regarded as a wonderfully mindful and relaxing pastime. In this activity we’ll show guests traditional basketry techniques and how to make a hanging energy ball holder for our feathered friends! Hosted by our expert, guests will be guided through each step from making their own template and base, learning about the different types of willow and basket weaving techniques.
Duration: 1 hour
Event Includes: Expert host, Green screen virtual background, Posted kit containing willow, instructions for 2 projects and homemade birdfeed ball recipes
Our spring wreaths are a step up from the Christmas variety because they are alive! With fresh spring bulbs actually planted within the wreath, these beautiful planted arrangements will last for weeks, with a variety of flowers blooming brightly.
Our favourite part of spring is to see the different spring flowers coming and going, now we can experience it all on our door step!
Duration: 1 hour
Event Includes: Expert host, Green screen virtual background, Posted kit containing plants, foliage, wreath ring, wire and moss
Eco Wax Wrap Making
Wax wraps are a natural, reusable and compostable alternative to single-use plastics like cling film and sandwich bags. Beeswax is naturally antibacterial and wraps can be washed time and again, making them perfect for covering bowls and wrapping food. Guest will begin by using lino cutting equipment to make their own stamps. Each person will have the freedom to create their own design, with guidance from our tutor, so that the group can enjoy the shared experience of learning a new skill together while expressing themselves with their own personalised project.
Duration: 1 – 1.5 hours
Event Includes: Expert host, Green screen virtual background, Posted kit containing stamp making tools, fabric ink, wax, fabric, greaseproof paper
The Japanese word Kokedama literally means “moss ball” and is a ball of soil, covered with moss, in which an ornamental plant grows. This ancient Japanese art from is still very popular in Japanese gardens today, as well as being the newest botanical craze to sweep the planet! We’ll teach guests how to make a macrame string cradle to sit their kokedama in and guest will make different projects so they can try out different plants, techniques and display options.
Duration: 1 hour
Event Includes: Expert host, Green screen virtual background, Posted kit containing tropical plants, moss, soil and string
We have only shown you a handful of the workshops we have available, so if you don’t see what you are looking for please get in touch with the team firstname.lastname@example.org