One-Day Workshops

The following workshops are for a single day, and include a wide range of materials and techniques
Classes are suitable for all abilities - from beginners, to those with some experience
Workshops run from 10am - 4pm, and include all your materials and plenty of tea and coffee
Please bring a packed lunch 
  September '17 - February '18
 Mount Cutting Mount Cutting for Framing    £75   
  Wednesday 13 September   Tutor: Lynne Friel
  Learn how to cut single mounts using a hand-held cutter; bring along your own pictures to mount, and any frames you want to use or recycle    more....
oil painting Beginners Painting in Oils    £80    
  Saturday 14 October    Tutor: Lyn Whiteman
  For complete beginners or those with some limited experience, discover ways of creating your choice of image using oil paints on canvas or board    more....
  Metal SculptureMetal Sculpture     £85       
  Saturday 25 November     Tutor: Andrew Bailey
  Working with contemporary aluminium, traditional copper, or a combination of both, produce a small sculpture suitable for the home or garden    more....
  stitched seascapeLandscapes in Fabric and Stitch    £80    NEW
  Friday 8 December    Tutor: Nancy Goodens
  Experiment with painting and collaging fabrics, then use free-machine embroidery as a drawing tool, to create a textile landscape in an almost painterly way     more....
Cotehele glass  Pictures in Fused Glass    £85
  Monday 15 January    Tutor: Nancy Goodens
  Using a combination of painting on glass with enamels and working with frits (glass granules) and pre-fired elements, discover how to create a picture in fused glass    more....
  seedpod 1Willow Spheres and Pods    £85    NEW
  Monday 29 January    Tutor: Dominic Parrette
  Learn how to use traditional buff willow and some basic contemporary weaving techniques, to create a large-scale  sphere or seed pod for the home or garden    more....                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  
Remaining workshops for June and July '17
Trundle charcoal  Big Drawings in Charcoal    £70     NEW   
  Saturday 17 June    Tutor: Nancy Goodens
  Working on a large scale with still life arrangements and landscapes (outdoors or using images), discover the varied creative possibilities of charcoal as a drawing medium    more....
thermofax screenprint  Thermofax Fabric Screenprinting    £80      NEW
  Thursday 6 July    Tutor: Shirley Scott
 Discover how to create small scale screens for printing, using a thermofax machine. Scatter print a length of fabric, with other printable textile items also available     more....

Pattern glass  Pattern and Print in Fused Glass    £85    FULLY BOOKED
  Saturday 15 July    Tutor: Nancy Goodens
  Experiment with a range of inclusions and pattern making techniques for fused glass, including metals, cut out shapes, painting, and stencils (fee includes all materials)    more....
 All materials and use of tools and equipment included 
Plenty of tea and coffee provided, please bring a packed lunch


Need to know more about a course, or want to check availability?  

Call Nancy on 07766 919231, or email me at, or use the enquiry form on the 'Contact Us' page.
There is a printable booking form, and a printed courses brochure is also available by post on request