Below is our current programme of half and full day creative workshops. All of our workshops include all materials unless otherwise stated. Our half day workshops also include hot drinks and home baked treats while full day workshops include a delicious lunch. Some of the resident artists also run workshops in their studios, please contact them directly for further details.

To book contact the Gallery on 01670 783424 or by email: Full payment is required to secure your place.

The Bridge Singers meet here weekly and yoga classes are held from time to time- see the What’s On page for more details. 

We can also arrange workshops for groups of family and friends with options for catering and subject.

creative workshops

Autumn Colours

  • Saturday 20th October 2018
  • 10:30am – 3:30 pm

A day looking at the glorious colours and shapes of October; leaves, berries, autumn fruits and flowers. All abilities welcome to this relaxed and creative day. All materials are provided but students are welcome to bring along sketchbooks or any subjects they wish.

£45 to include all materials, drinks, lunch and homemade treats.

Linoprints for Beginners and Improvers

  • Saturday 13th October 2018
  • 9:45am- 2:30 pm

Join well respected local artist and print maker Diana Fitzpatrick to design and then create your own lino block and prints. This course is suitable for those who have some experience in lino printing and wish to move on to something slightly more complex or complete beginners.

£45 to include all materials, drinks, lunch and homemade treats.

Christmas Clay Work-Pots and Ornaments

  • Saturday 4th November 2018
  • 10:30am- 1:00 pm

Come and join experienced and creative potter Julie Brown King to create your own pots and ornaments with a Christmas twist. All items will be fired and returned to the gallery following the course.

£35 to include all materials, drinks and homemade treats.

Christmas Cards and Wrapping Paper using Linoprinting

  • Saturday 10th November 2018
  • 10:30am- 3:30 pm

Join Cheryl Jackson, one of our lovely studio artists, to design and create your own lino block and then print a series of Christmas cards and wrapping paper. All abilities very welcome.

£45 to include all materials, drinks, lunch and homemade treats.

Make your own Christmas Crackers

  • Saturday 17th November 2018
  • 10:30am-1:00 pm

Chris Cann will guide you through the process of making your own set of personalised crackers, guaranteed to delight the recipient! So much better than shop bought!

£30 to include all materials, drinks and homemade treats.

Christmas Rag Rugging

  • Saturday, 24th November, 2018
  • 10:30am-3:30 pm

Spend the day having fun learning the traditional craft of rag rugging with Karen Walker & Wendy Dunstone. We will use the proggy technique to create two small Christmas items such as a Christmas centrepiece or wreath and corsage.

Whether or not you have tried rag rugging you are sure to enjoy the day learning then perfecting this satisfying and easy craft. Karen and Wendy will share their expertise for you to develop the craft further should you get ‘hooked’; we will be demonstrating ‘hooking’ too!

A small selection of rug related items, including hessian, will be available for purchase on the day.

£45 to include all materials, drinks, lunch and homemade treats.

A small selection of rag rugging tools and hessian will be available to purchase on the day.

Make your own Christmas Wreath

  • Sunday 2nd December 2018
  • 10:30am-12:30 pm OR 1:30-3:30

Join florist Chris Cann to make your own personalised wreath with which to adorn your door in style!

£30 to include all materials, drinks, and homemade treats.