Young craft fans in Malmesbury are in for a treat this half-term with workshops from fan-making and crochet to sewing and stitch on offer.

Dolly Bobbins craft studio and shop, at the rear of Market Cross, begins its sessions on Tuesday, February 18, from 1.30-4.30pm with feathered and brise fan-making for children aged four and above.

On Wednesday from 10.30am to 12.30pm youngsters aged nine and above can have a go at crocheting their own friendship bracelets. The session is aimed at children and parents of beginner and novice abilities. The cost is £10 per child and £15 for adults.

In the afternoon, from 2pm to 4pm, a sewing class will offer young people aged seven and above the chance to create brooches and hair slides from felt, buttons and knitted fabrics. The class costs £10.

On Thursday, Dolly Bobbins will be running a free stitch club from 10.30am to 12.30pm for children to bring along their knitting, crochet and sewing to continue their projects and receive inspiration and guidance.

Later that afternoon, from 1.30-4pm, children aged five and over are encouraged to join in the craft club for £5 for one hour or £10 for two-and-a-half hours.

On Friday another craft club will run from 10.30am to 1pm, followed in the afternoon from 2-4pm by tutu making for children aged four and above, or sewing sessions for youngsters aged seven and over.

On Saturday, February 22, crochet workshops will be held from 10.30am to 12.30pm and 1.30pm to 3.30pm, for children aged 10 and above, costing £10 per child, and £15 for adults.