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Natural Ink Making & Mindfulness Drawing Workshop

Thursday 13th February

Learn about the ancient process of making oak gall ink and experiment with mark making and mindfulness drawing.

Time: 10am - 4:00pm

About The Event:

This workshop Includes all teaching, materials, refreshments & a delicious brunch snack plus 20% discount on all food and drink bought on the day.

An introduction into botanical ink making and experimental mark making. Learn the ancient process of making oak gall ink and the colours hidden in the natural world around us. We will make our own bamboo quills and experiment with different mark making and drawing techniques using the inks we have made.  All materials and refreshments are included and you will leave with your own bottle of ink and booklet of drawings. This workshop is suitable for everyone who is curious to learn!

‘This was more than just a drawing workshop. I have come away feeling refreshed & empowered with a deeper sense of the colours hidden in the natural me’

 Participant 2019

Professional artist and crafter Naomi Hannam has a background in the arts, nature connection, facilitation and group work. This workshop reflects the alchemy of a craft based on raw materials from the land and the processes that turn it into something new.

Cost: £80 total including Mid-morning tea / coffee, juice & brunch snack.

Please book your place by email: or phone: 01326 240421

making ink from scratch
drawing with natural ink
drawing of natural ink
Naomi Hannam ink making