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Robin Sculpture Workshop

Event: Robin Sculpture Workshop

21st November 2018

Sunday 18th November 10am-4pm £50 Wednesday 21st November 10am-4pm £50 Sculpt an exquisite bird with Artist Nikki Szabo using clay, wire & mixed media. All events are held in the Orangery overlooking our beautiful grounds. Tea/coffee & pastries served from 9:30am. All workshops start at 10am. Full day workshops include lunch 12:30pm - 1pm & afternoon cream tea. Catering and materials are all included in the price. For bookings telephone: 01892 865988 or email enq...

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"A very special place"

News: "A very special place"

20th November 2018

"This was my second stay at Burrswood, and each time I have felt from the moment I was admitted that I was part of a very special place, where all the staff contributed to the healing of mind and body. I cannot thank them enough. The spirit of Dorothy Kerin pervades the whole lovely building and the beautiful gardens, and the view over the surrounding countryside was a joy every sunrise, sunset and moonrise."  Patient receiving physiotherapy during her two week stay post ...

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Festive Watercolour Painting

Event: Festive Watercolour Painting

Venue: Burrswood
16th November 2018

Julie will show you how to paint a snow scene and other festive subjects to create your own Christmas cards. £60 per person includes tuition, tea, coffee and pastries, a delicious lunch and cream tea each day. Call Reservations on 01892 865988 to book your place.Alterntive date is Friday 7th December. Materials Please bring:- B pencil, eraser and rulerMixing paletteMasking tapeKitchen roll  A selection of watercolour paints, pans or tubes: - Cadmium red or Scarlet lakePe...

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News: Wonderful day for carers at Burrswood

Venue: Burrswood
12th November 2018

Valerie spent the day at Burrswood under the Care for Carer's scheme that is run by the charity 3H Helping Hands for Holidays. We are delighted to be working with 3H to offer support for carers via a day of rest and relaxation. Together we have devised a programme where carers can enjoy our beautiful setting and make use of the facilities.  Carers are looked after, participate in activities, receive treatments as well as having a delicious lunch and tea. It is a time for them. Valerie...

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Rickshaw Challenge through Groombridge

News: Rickshaw Challenge through Groombridge

10th November 2018

We were delighted to cheer on the BBC Children in Need Rickshaw Challenge team through Groombridge on Saturday.      

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Matchbox Opera - Puccini's La Boheme

Event: Matchbox Opera - Puccini's La Boheme

Venue: Church of Christ the Healer
10th November 2018

Matchbox Opera returns to Burrswood following the sell out production of The Magic Flute last year. This year they will be performing La Boheme. Puccini's tragic love story contains some of the most beautiful, inspiring and well known music. Book early to avoid disappointment! Tickets are £20 Call Reservations on 01892 865988 to book your place.

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Charity Shop Remembrance Window

News: Charity Shop Remembrance Window

8th November 2018

Along with many shops in Crowborough, our charity shop has joined in with a commemorative window.  Michelle, our shop manager, reports a number of interesting donations that she has sold from the shop recently - including a beautiful Victorian games table and a chaise longue. She was especially delighted that the chaise longue was bought by a person with some mobility issues and it was just what she needed. Charity Shop  

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Bespoke Christmas Gift Tags

Event: Bespoke Christmas Gift Tags

7th November 2018

Wednesday 7th November 10am-12pm £20 Use air-dried clay & mixed media to create 20 gift tags with Nikki Szabo. All events are held in the Orangery overlooking our beautiful grounds. Tea/coffee & pastries served from 9:30am. All workshops start at 10am. Full day workshops include lunch 12:30pm - 1pm & afternoon cream tea. Catering and materials are all included in the price. Recent attendees said: "Had a brilliant morning doing Christmas craft at Burrswood - great to step...

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Being creative in this beautiful place

News: Being creative in this beautiful place

5th November 2018

There are more and more ways to be creative at Burrswood. Have a look at the events that are coming up but here are some recent testimonials: Feedback from Bespoke Christmas Gift Tags - "Had a brilliant morning doing Christmas craft at Burrswood - great to step off the treadmill and just be creative in this beautiful place. I really recommend these events and plan to do more of them." “I really enjoyed the Christmas Gift Tag workshop, I could have stayed for another couple of ho...

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Wonderful time at icon painting taster day

News: Wonderful time at icon painting taster day

2nd November 2018

"What a wonderful day!  I never expected that I would have the opportunity to learn the techniques of this traditional art form, and to be taught by such a skilled tutor and in the beautiful surroundings of Burrswood was a great privilege. We were each able to make a painting of the face of an icon, using egg tempera which we mixed ourselves, building the image up from “dark to light”.  I  have booked on to the full 5 day course, and really look forward to making ...

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