Sewing Basics Workshop
Oct
21
10:00am10:00am

Sewing Basics Workshop

These are really great workshops if you've never sewn anything before but really want to get started. Each session will concentrate on a few bite sized areas with basic stitches and information and practical work on hand and machine sewing. 

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Repair Cafe
Oct
28
11:00am11:00am

Repair Cafe

Join us for our second ever Repair Cafe! At the event volunteers with a range of skills will help others to repair and mend items they bring in that need fixing. We will have a range of categories for items including small electrical items, bike repair, clothing & textiles and tool sharpening.

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Furniture Upcycling Workshop
Nov
25
12:00am12:00am

Furniture Upcycling Workshop

During this workshop, we will look at a variety of different techiniques used in furniture upcycling. In the workshop, you will be provided with a small item and materials to practice your newly honed skills on, which we will complete thoughout the session. You will also be introduced to some other skills which may come in handy when upcycling furniture, for example; painting fabric, removing watermarks and decoupage.

We'll have regular breaks throughout the afternoon and refreshments will be available. Please feel free to bring your own food for lunch or breaks.

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Sewing Basics Workshop
Dec
2
1:30pm 1:30pm

Sewing Basics Workshop

These are really great workshops if you've never sewn anything before but really want to get started. Each session will concentrate on a few bite sized areas with basic stitches and information and practical work on hand and machine sewing. 

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Repair Cafe
Jul
8
10:00am10:00am

Repair Cafe

Transition Stirling are very exciting to be hosting Stirling's first Repair Cafe! At the repair cafe volunteers with a range of skills will help visitors to repair and mend items they bring in that need fixing. We will have a range of categories for items including small electrical items, jewellery, clothing & textiles or furniture.

So bring along your items and learn how to repair them! No booking is necessary - just come along on the day. Courtesy of Stirling Voluntary Enterprise we will be hosting it in a pop up shop in Murray Place (formerly CHAS charity shop).

For queries on items or if you can volunteer your skills to help others repair their things contact us on 01786 357 171 or via info@transitionstirling.org.uk.

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Sewing Basics Workshop
Jun
3
1:30pm 1:30pm

Sewing Basics Workshop

These are really great workshops if you've never sewn anything before but really want to get started. Each session will concentrate on a few bite sized areas with basic stitches and information and practical work on hand and machine sewing. 

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Planting Seeds Tuesday Teas
May
16
7:00pm 7:00pm

Planting Seeds Tuesday Teas

Join us for a seed planting workshop as part of our regular Tuesday Teas get together.  We'll have a range of seeds to plant and will provide all of the necessary materials:- compost, pots, tools and gloves.  If you have a pot you would like to use, heirloom or yogurt pot bring it along too. 

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Clothing repair workshop-Knitwear & T-shirts
May
6
1:30pm 1:30pm

Clothing repair workshop-Knitwear & T-shirts

These sessions are for anyone who wants to repair or revive clothing that needs repaired. Each session will concentrate on a different subject: denim, knitwear, work/office wear/occasion wear, stain removal, footwear and bags, and outerwear. We will share techniques and learn new ones. The sessions have a suggested "bring along" and an end of session information "takeaway".

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Upcycling Fashion sessions (1 of 4) - Denim & Jeans
Apr
29
1:30pm 1:30pm

Upcycling Fashion sessions (1 of 4) - Denim & Jeans

The first group of sessions on up-cycling fashion starts with a Denim & Jeans theme.  There are four sessions in all.  Session two, Knitwear & T-shirts, is on Saturday 8th May, session three, Coats & Jackets, is on Saturday 17th June and session four, Shoes, Boots & Bags is on Saturday 1st July.

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 Clothing repair workshop-Denim & Jeans
Apr
29
10:00am10:00am

Clothing repair workshop-Denim & Jeans

These sessions are for anyone who wants to repair or revive clothing that needs repaired. Each session will concentrate on a different subject: denim, knitwear, work/office wear/occasion wear, stain removal, footwear and bags, and outerwear. We will share techniques and learn new ones. The sessions have a suggested "bring along" and an end of session information "takeaway".

 

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Sewing Basics Workshop
Apr
22
1:30pm 1:30pm

Sewing Basics Workshop

These are really great workshops if you've never sewn anything before but really want to get started. Each session will concentrate on a few bite sized areas with basic stitches and information and practical work on hand and machine sewing.

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Spring Foraging with Galloway Wild Foods
Mar
25
1:00pm 1:00pm

Spring Foraging with Galloway Wild Foods

A fantastic opportunity to take part in a guided foraging walk followed by wild cook-in led by full time forager Mark Williams of Galloway Wild Foods. After a welcome and introduction Mark will lead us on a foraging walk on easy paths covering 1 - 1.5 miles at a gentle pace. 

Following the walk at the wild cook-in we will have the chance to taste wild food outdoors while we socialise, discuss, interpret and i.d. our finds.


Transport to and from Plean Country Park from Stirling Town Centre is available to all participants. 

£5 Workshop Fee applies.

 

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Scrap band challenge!
Feb
25
1:00pm 1:00pm

Scrap band challenge!

Unit 12, Stirling Arcade

Join in the fun and make some noise at this musical workshop! 

We'll be using a range of scrap materials and upcycling them into some tuneful creations. Try your hand at making a range of percussion and wind instruments or if you're feeling extra ambitious, why not try making a stringed instrument? 

You can have a go with some of our sample instruments then the only limit is your imagination as we set about making some music!

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