Create at The Knowe Workshops

Small, relaxed, bespoke workshops in the Bewcastle valley, a beautiful unspoilt corner of North East Cumbria.

Workshops will run from 11.00 am to approx. 3.00pm or an evening session in the summer. The price will depend on number of people and workshop content but will include all materials, homemade refreshments, and light lunch.

Either get a group of friends and family together or show your interest for a workshop and we will create a group with other interested participants. One to one workshop sessions also availableCome and create a beautiful arrangement or wreath with flowers, bulbs and foliage using sustainable mechanics. We will guide you in producing something unique and wonderful to take home.  The group is kept small to allow for individual attention and getting to know your fellow participants. No experience is needed.

To enquire about coming on a workshop please email: or through messenger @ Create at the Knowe.  Tel: 016977 48024.

Here are some examples of the workshops you can do. 

Spring Wreath Using fresh flowers, foliage and locally foraged materials on a handmade signature “Create at The Knowe” willow wreath.

Spring display A celebration of all the joys of spring in a display which could be for a table centrepiece, mantle, windowsill for example.

A special occasion Arrangement and place-setting/favour.

Autumn display A celebration of all the wonderful Autumnal colours in a display which could be for a table centrepiece, mantle, windowsill for example. 

Autumn wreath Willow dewdrop or half-moon mossed wreath with autumnal flowers and foliage.

Autumn arrangement /display Create a fabulous arrangement or display with all the vibrant colours of Autumn with a Halloween theme if you wish. 

All things natural Learn how to make accessories and garnishes made from, willow, grasses and forages materials to accessorise wreaths and arrangements.

Christmas display Christmas inspired display which could be for a table centrepiece, mantle, windowsill or outside for examples.

Christmas wreath Create your own Christmas wreath on a mossed base.