Workshops take place over a few hours, a day, or sometimes two or three days. A £5 voucher is included in the cost of full day workshops to spend in our café.



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.

For our booking terms and conditions please click here

 

 
ceramics

Ceramics

Parent and Child Clay Portrait - Julie Fowler
(Fri 16th Feb, 10am - 12pm, £30)

Black Clay Workshop - Abi Leach
(Sat 17th Feb, 10am - 4pm, £80)

Botanical Wall Plaque - Emily Joy
(Sat 3rd March, 10am - 4pm, £85)

Handbuild a Teapot - Abi Leach
(Sat 17th - Sun 18th March, 10am - 4pm, £170)

Ceramic Bird House - Peter Garrard
(Thurs 12th - Fri 13th April, 10am - 4pm, £180)

Ceramic Tiles - Julie Fowler
(Fri 19th April, 10am - 4pm, £85)

Paperclay Sketchbooks - Emily Joy
(Sat 19th May, 10am - 4pm, £85)

Clay Chicken - Peter Garrard
(Sat 26th - Sun 27th May, 10am - 4pm, £180)

Glass With Clay - Peter Garrard
(Sat 7th July, 10am - 4pm, £85)

Ceramics Summer School - Abi Leach
(Wed 11th - Thurs 12th July, 10am - 4pm, £170)

Ceramics Summer School - Jo Taylor
(Mon 30th July - Wed 1st Aug, 10am - 4pm, £255)

Ceramics Summer School - Abi Leach
(Sat 4th - Sun 5th Aug, 10am - 4pm, £180)

 

craft

Craft

Make a Leather Belt - Kingsley Thompson
(Sat 24th Feb, 10am - 4pm, £95)

Make a Silver Bangle - Charlotte Duckworth
(Sat 17th March, 10am - 4pm, £95)

Make a Willow Basket in a day - Susan Early
(Thurs 5th April, 10am - 4pm, £80)

Make a Hardbound Book - Emily Northen
(Tues 17th April, 10am - 4pm, £80)

Aromatherapy Candles - Sophia Russell
(Sat 21st April, 10am - 4pm, £85)

Pendant Necklace and Earing Set - Charlotte Duckworth
(Sat 21st April, 10am - 4pm, £100)

Aromatherapy Candles - Sophia Russell
(Sat 5th May, 10am - 4pm, £85)

Make a Silver Ring - Charlotte Duckworth
(Sat 26th May, 10am - 4pm, £95)

Aromatherapy Candles - Sophia Russell
(Sat 9th June, 10am - 4pm, £85)

Knitted Wire Jewellery - Michelle Watling
(Sat 23rd June, 10am - 4pm, £85)

Glass Mosaic Butterflies - Yvette Green
(Sat 30th June - Sun 1st July, 10am - 4pm, £130)

Make a Silver Bangle - Charlotte Duckworth
(Sat 7th July, 10am - 4pm, £110)

Paper Flowers - Julie Deidda
(Fri 13th July, 10am - 4pm, £80)

Aluminium Jewellery - Mandy Nash
(Sat 14th July, 10am - 4pm, £85)

Knotted Wire Bracelet - Michelle Watling
(Wed 18th July, 10am - 4pm, £80)

Backstrap Loom Weaving - Rebecca Connolly
(Sat 28th July, 10am - 4pm, £90)

Make a Set of Shaker Boxes - Richard Gibson
(Mon 30th - Tues 31st July. 10am - 4pm, £180)

Corn Dolly Workshop - Antony Gay
(Wed 8th Aug, 10am - 4pm, £80)

Make a Silver Spoon - Charlotte Duckworth
(Sat 18th - Sun 19th Aug, 10am - 4pm, £220)

 

 

 
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DRAWING & PAINTING

Botanical Art: Exploring Colour - Julia Trickey
(Sat 3rd March, 10am - 4pm, £80)

Pallet Knife Painting - Mark Kelland
(Mondays, 5th March 10am - 4pm, £80) 

Experimental Life Drawing - Alexandra Woods
(Sun 18th March, 10:30am - 3:30pm, £80)

Lucienne Day: Geometrics - Adele Dark
(Fri 23rd March, 10am - 1pm, £40)

Unravelling the Enigma of Oils - Max Hale
(Sat 24th - Sun 25th March, 10am - 4pm, £170)

Botanical Art: Seasonal Flowers - Julia Trickey
(Mon 26th March, 10am - 4pm, £80)

Landscape painting in Acrylics with a knife - Max Hale
(Fri 6th April, 10am - 4pm, £80)

All things Vintage - Ruth Allen
(Sat 7th April, 10am - 4pm, £85)

Acrylic Knife Painting - Mark Kelland
(Mon 9th April, 10am - 4pm, £80)

Pastels - Mark Kelland
(Mon 16th April, 10am - 4pm, £80)

Botanical Art: Fruit and Veg - Julia Trickey
(Sat 21st April, 10am - 4pm, £80)

Mixed Media Collage - Georgia Velisaris
(Sat 28th - Sun 29th April, 10am - 4pm, £170)

Design a Pattern Inspired by Lucienne Day - Adele Dark
(Sat 14th April, 10am - 4pm, £80)

Pastels in an Impressionistic Style - Max Hale
(Sat 12th May, 10am - 4pm, £80)

Mixed Media Painting - Max Hale
(Tues 29th - Wed 30th May, 10am - 4pm, £160)

Beginners Illustration - Imogen Harvey Lewis
(Thurs 31st May, 10am - 4pm, £80)

Colour in Still Life - Acrylic Painting - Alexandra Woods
(Sat 23rd June, 10am - 4pm, £80)

Biro and Watercolour Pencil - Jim Robinson
(Sat 16th June, 10am - 4pm, £80)

Layering and texturing with sgraffito - Jim Robinson
(Sat 21st July, 10am - 4pm, £80)

Acrylics Masterclass - Mark Kelland
(Mon 6th - Wed 8th Aug, 10am - 4pm, £255)

Illustration to Paper Sculpture - Imogen Harvey Lewis
(Fri 10th - Sat 11th Aug, 10am - 4pm, £180)

WESTONBIRT WORKSHOPS

Drawing and painting workshops held off site at Westonbirt Arboretum. All include entrance fee. 

Botanical Drawing at Westonbirt - Julia Trickey
(Sat 7th April, 10am - 4pm, £90)

Sketching at Westonbirt - Max Hale
(Wed 23rd May, 10am - 4pm, £90)

Sketching in Oils at Westonbirt - Mark Kelland
(Wed 15th Aug, 10am - 4pm, £90)

textiles

Textiles

Freehand Machine Embroidery - Meg Harris
(Sat 17th Feb, 1pm - 4pm, £40)

Beginners Sewing Next Step - Clare Walsh
(Fri 2nd March, 10am - 1pm, £40)

Lace Bowls - Jayne Emerson
(Fri 9th March, 10am - 1pm, £45)

Textile Construction Workshop - Lisa Bailey
(Friday 6th April, 10am - 4pm, £80) 

Freehand Machine Embroidery - Meg Harris
(Sat 17th March, 1pm - 4pm, £40)

Hare Needlefelt - Karin Celestine
(Sat 7th April, 10am - 4pm, £80)

Freehand Machine Embroidery - Meg Harris
(Mon 9th April, 10am - 1pm, £40)

Textile Thread Salad - Kathleen Murgatroyd
(Sat 14th April, 10am - 4pm, £80)

Monochrome Textile Experiments - Jayne Emerson
(Tues 17th April, 10am - 4pm, £80)

Colour and Pattern Lucienne day inspired textile workshop - Dawn Dupree
(Fri 20th April, 10am - 4pm, £85)

Introduction to Feltmaking - Clare Walsh
(Sat 28th April, 10am - 1pm, £40)

Macrame - Katy Bevan
(Sat 12th May, 10am 1pm, £40)

Shibori Felt Scarf - Mandy Nash
(Sat 26th May, 10am -4pm, £85)

Learn to use a sewing Machine - Clare Walsh
(Sat 19th May, 10am -1pm, £40)

Needle Felting for the Home - Jayne Emerson
(Wed 30th May, 10am - 4pm, £80)

Beginners Sewing Next Step - Clare Walsh
(Sat 16th June, 10am - 4pm, £40)

Learn to use a sewing machine - Clare Walsh
(Sat 21st July, 10am - 1pm, £40)

Backstrap Loom Weaving - Rebecca Connolly
(Sat 28th July, 10am - 4pm, £90)

Freehand Machine Embroidery - Meg Harris
(Sat 28th July, 1pm - 4pm, £40)

Make a Cotton Dressing Gown - Lisa Bailey
(Mon 30th - Tues 31st July, 10am - 4pm, £180)

Textiles Print Stories Summer School - Dawn Dupree
(Fri 3rd - Sun 5th Aug, 10am - 4pm, £255)

Smocking - Dorothy Reglar
(Mon 6th - Tues 7th Aug, 10am - 4pm, £180)

Needle felt a Bear or a Hare - Dinny Pocock
(Sat 11th - Sun 12th Aug, 10am - 4pm, £180)

 

 
papercraft

PAPERCRAFT / BOOKBINDING / CALLIGRAPHY

Modern Calligraphy - Emma Sunderland
(Mon 26th Feb, 10am - 12pm, £35)

Calligraphy - Josie Brown
(Mon 19th March, 10am - 4pm, £80)

Modern Calligraphy - Emma Sunderland
(Mon 16th April - 10am - 12pm, £35)

Calligraphy - Gaynor Goffe
(Wed 1st  - Fri 3rd Aug, 10am - 4pm, £255)

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Quick Collagraph Printmaking - Christine Felce
(Tues 27th March, 10am - 4pm, £80)

Screenprinting - Jeanette McCulloch
(Tues 3rd April, 10am - 4pm, £85)

Introduction to lino printing - Beth Jenkins
(Fri 13th April, 10am - 4pm, £80)

Relief Printing on Fabric Inspired by Lucienne Day - Beth Jenkins
(Sat 19th May, 10am - 4pm, £85)

Lino Printing in Colour - Beth Jenkins
(Sat 2nd June, 10am - 4pm, £85)

Indian Block Printing - Clare Walsh
(Sat 7th July, 10am - 1pm, £40)

Wood Engraving Printmaking - Peter Brown
(Mon 6th - Tues 7th Aug, 10am - 4pm, £180)

 

 
sculpture

SCULPTURE

Stone Carving Masterclass - Ann-Margreth Bohl
(Mon 26th - Wed 28th March, 10am - 4pm, £240)

Stone Carving Masterclass - Ann-Margreth Bohl
(Mon 16th - Wed 18th July, 10am - 4pm, £240)

Letter Carving - Tom Perkins
(Wed 1st - Fri 3rd Aug, 10am - 4pm, £255)

 

Learning & PHOTOGRAPHY

Making your marketing and social media more successful - Patricia van den Asker, The Design Trust
(Sat 17th March, 10am - 4pm, £80)

Arts and Crafts Homes and Gardens - Fiona James
(Thurs 14th June, 11am - 12:30pm, £35)

Digital Photography - Graham Light
(Sat 14th July, 10am - 4pm, £80)

 

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.