home: event [ talk at Heals ]
If you’ve ever purused the Instagram feed of Mad About The House (aka Kate Watson-Smyth) you’ll know she has incredible style, ability to create wonderful interiors and her home is drool worthy.
So it’s a definite date for the diary, snap up tickets, for her talk at Heals, London, on Thursday May 24th. And for the affordable ticket price of just £20 you even get a copy of her book!
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Join Kate Watson-Smyth, founder of the blog ‘Mad About The House’, for a talk that will change the way you look at your home.
Drawing on a wealth of experience, Kate, interiors expert and founder of the blog ‘Mad About The House’, will share tips and top hacks on doing up and styling every home, whatever your style and budget.
A copy of Kate’s new book ‘Mad About The House: How to decorate your home with style’ (Pavilion Books, RRP £20) is included in the ticket price.
home: event [ weaving ]
There are two dates available at Heals, London for this great weaving a basket workshop hosted by Lise Bech.
WHEN: Wed 9 May + Thurs 10 May 2018 2pm til 5pm
The Heal’s Building
196 Tottenham Court Road
Working exclusively with Scottish willow, Lise Bech shares her skills showing you how to create your own versatile basket. The Southern Upland organically grown willow you will use, provides you with a unique palette of colours. Also learn about the propagation of the willow and it’s preparation for weaving. All materials provided.
home: event [ party ]
To celebrate the start of London Design Week and their new and exclusive Morten range launch, Heals are hosting a free party, all welcome.
Shop + party, together with opportunities to do Scandinavian themed creative workshops, gin tasting and nibble on Danish delights. All this in the comfort of their Tottenham Court Road store in central London.
Click the link to find out more
20th September 6-9pm
home: event [ mid century collage workshop ]
Get along to Heals, London for this introductory workshop with illustrator Eloise Renouf. Learn about the principles of colour and composition through collage.
‘Guests will meet the designer and author of the bestselling 20 Ways To Draw A Tree. Eloise will be on hand to guide all guests with hints, tips and her designer’s eye as they create their own mid-century inspired pieces to take home. All materials are provided’
September 17th / 1pm – 3pm
Tickets available from eventbrite.co.uk [ £25 ]
home: favourite thing [ table lamp ]
Mixing industrial with marble (but also available in concrete or metallic which also tick the trend box) this gorgeous table lamp from Heals is a perfect addition to a bedside or side table.
The Bristol Table Lamp is now in the Heals sale reduced from £89 to £53 (filament bulb sold separately)!
home: event [ ceramic painting ]
Not to be missed, this great workshop at Heals, London, with ceramicist Amanda-Sue Rope gives you the opportunity to create a painted set of four coasters for just £25.
THIS WORKSHOP IS AN INTRODUCTION TO CERAMIC DECORATION; HISTORY, TECHNICAL SKILLS AND PRACTICAL EXPERIENCE.
Ceramicist Amanda-Sue Rope comes to Heal’s for an exclusive workshop. In this class she will teach her techniques for decorating pottery, and guests will paint a full set of coasters which they can collect from Heal’s after firing.
Amanda has prepared a set of 4 different ceramic coasters for each guest, made from white stoneware, red stoneware, grey stained clay and porcelain-slipped clay.
You will be introduced to different approaches to paint application including brush, sponge, stencilling and splattering. Amanda will discuss how to create a coherently designed set, and show examples of different methods of paint application and decoration across different makers, cultures and time periods.
Heal’s Tottenham Court Road
Sunday 23rd April, 12:00 – 14:00
home: event [ Heals ]
One event not to be missed in April is the MADE IN LONDON launch party at Heals. Their modern craft market showcases the city’s craft community woth drop-in workshops and demonstrations.
With exhibits including 19th century loom weaving, soap cutting workshop, pottery painting, chair caning, furniture upholstery as well as a chance to meet with the makers there is lots to see and do and the best thing it’s free.
April 20th [ 18:00 – 21:00 ]
Tottenham Court Road