Our courses allow you more time to explore a particular craft, and to create larger, or more intricate work that needs time to progress. Most courses run for 10 weeks unless stated otherwise.

Our bursary scheme offers individuals the opportunity to attend a course at a reduced cost.



Spring Term 2018
Mon 8th January - Fri 23rd March
Half term Mon 12th Feb - Fri 16th Feb

Summer Term 2018
Mon 23rd April - Fri 6th July
Half term Mon 28th May - Fri 1st June

Autumn Term 2018
Mon 17th Sep - Fri 30th Nov
Half term Mon 22nd Oct - Fri 26th Oct


Courses for the following term are available to book half a term in advance.

For our booking terms and conditions please click here




Art History

Traditions and Innovations in Italian Renaissance Art - Fiona James
(Thursdays, 11am - 12:30pm, £150)


Ceramics for all Abilities - Abi Leach
(Wednesdays, 10:00am - 1:00pm, £220)

Ceramics for Beginners - Abi Leach
(Thursdays 10:00am - 1:00pm, £220)

Pottery for all Abilities- Adrian Bates
(Fridays 9:45am - 12:45pm, £220)

Pottery for Beginners - Adrian Bates
(Fridays 1:30pm - 4:30pm, £220)




Millinery - Denise Innes
(Mondays, 10am - 1pm, £220)

Stained Glass Mornings - Daniella Wilson-Dunne
(Wednesdays, 9:30am - 12:30pm, £220)

Stained Glass Afternoons - Daniella Wilson-Dunne
(Wednesdays, 1:30pm - 4:30pm, £220)

Relief Printmaking - Beth Jenkins
(Thursdays, 6:30pm - 9:00pm, £220)

Printmaking - Beth Jenkins & Christine Felce
(Fridays, 10am - 1pm, £220)

Bookbinding for Improvers - Emily Northen
(Fridays, 10am - 1pm, £110, 5 Weeks)


Watercolour for Beginners - Lorraine Green
(Mondays, 1:30pm - 4:30pm, £220)

Oil Painting for Beginners – Mark Kelland
(Mondays, 6:30pm – 9pm, £220)

Art for Beginners (Monday evenings)- Hannah Ellis
(Mondays 6:30pm - 9:00pm, £220)

Further Drawing – Claire Sandars
(Tuesdays, 10:00am - 12:30pm, £200)

Oil painting – Claire Sandars
(Tuesdays, 1:30pm - 4:30pm, £220)

Life Drawing Afternoons - Mark Kelland
(Tuesdays, 1:30pm - 4:30pm, £220)

Life drawing Evening - Mark Kelland
(Tuesdays, 6:30pm - 9:00pm, £220)

Portrait Drawing - Alexandra Woods
(Wednesdays, 9:30am - 12:30pm, £100, 4 Weeks)

Portrait Painting - Alexandra Woods
(Wednesdays, 1:00pm - 4:00pm, £100, 4 weeks)

Art for Beginners - Hannah Ellis
(Thursdays, 10:00am - 1:00pm, £220)

Intermediate watercolour - Mark Kelland
(Thursdays, 10:00am - 1:00pm, £220)

Watercolour for Improvers - Lorraine Green
(Thursdays, 1:30pm - 4:30pm, £220)

Drawing and Painting from Scratch- Max Hale
(Fridays, 1:30pm - 4:30pm, £220)


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Stone Carving Morning - Ann-Margreth Bohl
(Mondays, 9:30am - 12:30pm, £195)

Stone Carving Afternoon - Ann-Margreth Bohl
(Mondays, 1:00pm - 4:00pm, £195)

Stone Carving Friday Morning - Ann-Margreth Bohl
 (Fridays, 9:30am - 12:30pm, £195)

Stone Carving Friday Afternoon  - Ann-Margreth Bohl
(Fridays, 1:00pm - 4:00pm, £195)



Improvers Sewing - Martha Van der Laan
(Tuesdays, 9:30am - 12:30pm. £220) 

Sewing for Beginners - Martha Van der Laan
(Tuesdays, 1:30pm - 4:30pm, £220)

Stitched Textiles - Sue Green
(Tuesdays, 6:30pm - 9pm, £195)

Crochet for Improvers - Katy Bevan
(Wednesdays, 9:30am - 12:30pm, £100, 5 weeks)

Learn to Knit - Katy Bevan
Wednesdays, 1:30pm - 4:30pm, £100, 5 weeks)






Photography & digital media

Digital Photography for Improvers - Graham Light
(Tuesdays, 9:30am - 12:30pm, £190)

Digital Photography for Beginners - Graham Light
(Tuesdays, 1:30pm - 4:30pm, £190)


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New for the spring term we will be offering workshops that repeat once a month. You can book a single session or book onto all for a discount.
For all of our day workshops click here

Pallete Knife Painting - Mark Kelland
(Mondays, 5th Feb & 5th March, 10am - 4pm, £80 each or £144 for two) 

Textile Construction Workshop - Lisa Bailey
(Mondays, 5th Jan, 2nd Feb, 2nd March, 6th April, 10am - 4pm, £80 each or £288 for four) 


New - Online Shop

Give a workshop as a gift! Our courses make the perfect gift, and gift vouchers are available to buy in our shop and online.


Make a break of it and turn your workshop into a UK short break in the heart of the beautiful Cotswolds. You can stay overnight with us in our new guest accommodation – just call us to book a ‘residential’ stay.