Beautiful wedding: on a budget

Kennaway Centre, Exmouth

Course content

This workshop will follow on from the moodboard workshop. You will develop ideas for favours, accessories, flowers, stationery etc. There are many aspects of your big day that can be done for a fraction of the cost if you do-it-yourself! You will find out how and where to save money as well as finding out tips on creating your own flowers, designing stationery, making bridesmaid dresses, bunting, favours and more! You will make some beautiful crafty accessories to take home as well.

Support and feedback

To find out how you are getting on, you will have one-to-one discussions with your tutor.

Additional costs and requirements

We provide materials for the day. A light lunch is also included.

Will I have to do anything outside of the session?


About the tutor

Sam Brown currently works as a tutor for Learn Devon running courses in craft and design. Prior to this she had a varied career working as a Graphic Designer, an Interior Designer and as a Manager in interior and fashion retail.

Sam has a BA(Hons) in Design/Typography from the University of Plymouth as well as diplomas in Interior Design and Fashion and Textile Design.

Since childhood, Sam has loved making handcrafted pieces, developing skills in needlecraft and creative textiles techniques. She is interested in combining old and new technologies in her work from hand embroidery to digitally printed fabrics and from letterpress printing to Adobe Creative Cloud.

“I love teaching adults new skills – whether for pleasure or to pursue a new career, every course is unique in that friendships are formed, skills are learnt and dreams are followed.”

Samantha Brown, Arts & Crafts Tutor, Learn Devon.

Start date27 June 2018
End date27 June 2018
Start time10:00
End time15:00
Concessions not available