Workshops take place over a few hours, a day, or sometimes two or three days. A voucher for lunch is included in the cost of full day workshops.

Our workshops are suitable for adults aged 18+ years. Looking for workshops for teenagers? See here.

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

 

 
ceramics

Ceramics

Introduction to Throwing - Tom Knowles Jackson
(Sat 15th October, 10:00am - 4:00pm, £80)

Paperclay Lanterns - Emily Joy
(Sat 12th November, 10am - 4pm, £80)

Working with Porcelain - Tom Knowles Jackson
(Sat 19th November, 10am - 4pm, £80)

Turning Pots & Pulling Handles - Tom Knowles Jackson
(Sat 10th December, 10am - 4pm, £80)

 

 
craft

Craft

Make a leather messenger bag - Jeremey & Carla Bonner
(Fri 21st - Sun 23rd October, 10am - 4pm, £225)

Improvers basket making - Clyde Hoare
(Weds 26th October, 10am - 4pm, £75)

Introduction to Hoop Frame Basket Weaving - Clyde Hoare
(Weds 16th November, 10am - 4pm, £75) 

 

 

 

CReative writing

Writing Science Fiction - Eugene Lambert
(Sat 5th November, 10am - 4pm, £75)

Writing the novel - Rona Laycock
(Sat 19th - Sun 20th November, 10am - 4pm, £150)

 

 
drawing_painting

DRAWING & PAINTING

Acrylics with a palette knife - Mark Kelland
(Sat 1st October, 10:00am - 4:00pm, £75)

Experimental mixed media - Tracey Elphick
(Mon 3rd October, 10:00am - 4:00pm, £75)

Painting horses - Max Hale
(Sat 8th October, 10:00am - 4:00pm, £75)

Acrylics - thick paint & a palette knife - Annie Monk
(Mon 24th October, 10:00am - 4:00pm, £75)

Painting Portraits from Life - Max Hale
(Weds 26th October, 10am - 4pm, £75)

Cornwall in Collage - Tracey Elphick
(Sun 6th November, 10am - 4pm, £75)

Faster & looser with Acrylics & Mixed Media - Annie Monk
(Mon 7th Nov,  10am - 4pm, £75)

Experimental Life Drawing - Alexandra Woods
(Sun 13th Nov, 10:30am - 3:30pm, £70)

Colour Explosion - Alexandra Woods
(Sat 26th Nov, 10am - 4pm, £75)

Acrylics for beginners - Annie Monk
(Mon 28th November, 10am - 4pm, £75)

 

 
papercraft

PAPERCRAFT

Gilded & decorated letters - Josie Brown
(Sat 15th October, 10:00am - 4:00pm, £85)

Vintage paper wreaths for Christmas - Lechlade Craft Barn
(Sat 19th November, 10am - 1pm, £40)

Handbound Journals & Sketchbooks - Emily Northen
(Sat 12th November, 10am - 4pm, £75)

Calligraphy - Gothic Greetings - Josie Brown 
(Sat 10th December, 10am - 4pm, £75)

 

 
digitalmedia

Photography & digital media

Autumnal colours at Westonbirt - Graham Light
(Fri 28th - Sat 29th October, 10:00am - 4:00pm, £150)

 

 

PrintMaking

Printing for Christmas - Beth Jenkins
(Sunday 27th November, 10:30am - 3:30pm, £70)

 

 
sculpture

Sculpture

Stone Carving Masterclass - Ann-Margreth Bohl
(Fri 9th - Sun 11th December, 10:00am - 4:00pm, £225)

 

 
textiles

Textiles

Surface Pattern Design - Lyn Snow
(Sun 9th October, 10:30am - 3:30pm, £70)

"Wild about the eyes" mask making - Kathleen Murphy (of Murgatroyd & Bean)
(Sat 22nd October, 10:00am - 4:00pm, £75)

Heat Press & Printed Textiles - Carole Waller
(Tues 25th October, 10am - 4pm, £75)

Wire Armature Needlefelt Animals - Celestine & the Hare
(Sun 23rd - Mon 24th October, 10:00am - 4:00pm, £160)

Nuno Felted Wristwarmers - Celestine & the Hare
(Sun 20th November, 10:30am - 3:30pm, £80)

Needlefelt Robins & Garden Birds - Sophie Buckley
(Weds 23rd Nov, 10am - 4pm, £75)

Christmas Peg Fairy - Lucia Leyfield
(Sat 10th Dec, 10am - 4pm, £75)

 

 

Professional Development

Marketing for creatives - Abbi Kirby
(Mon 7th November, 10:00am - 4:00pm, £75)

Business planning for creatives - Abbi Kirby
(Mon 28th November, 10:00am - 4:00pm, £75)


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.

STAY

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 select ‘residential’ when you book.