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

Christmas Rag Rugging

  • Saturday 2nd November 2019
  • 10:30am-3:30 pm

Come and join Karen Walker and Wendy Dunstone to learn the art of ‘proggy’ and to make a start on a rag rugged festive wreath.

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

Creative Art with Alcohol Inks

  • Saturday 9th November 2019
  • 10:30am-1:30 pm
A wonderful opportunity to experiment and learn various techniques  to create beautiful images with these fascinating and unique alcohol inks.  No drawing skills are necessary and this is a very relaxed workshop.  All materials are provided and you will have the opportunity to create several small paintings and at the end of the session you will receive a blank greeting card with aperture to frame your favourite image.
An example of alcohol ink painting

Needle Felted Nativity

  • Saturday 16th November 2019
  • 10:30am-3:30 pm

Join Charlotte Lobb from Felton Arts to create this adorable felted nativity group. In this workshop all abilities are welcome and you will learn the basics of the art of needle felting, leaving with your own creation.

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

Christmas Candles and Decorations

  • Saturday 23rd November 2019
  • 10:30am-3:30 pm

Join Roger Simmons and Clare Riordan from ‘Green Enchantment’ in this double workshop.

In the morning you will learn how to create gorgeous scented candles using soya wax and essential oils and make both a jar candle and another ‘container’ candle using either a vintage teacup or tin.

During the afternoon you will turn your attention to making beautiful sea glass decorations and baubles with which to decorate your tree.

£65 to include all materials, lunch, drinks, and homemade treats.


Wreath Making

  • Sunday 1st December 2019
  • 10:30am-12:30 pm
  • 1 pm – 3pm

Join Chris Cann from Wild with Love to make your own Christmas wreath. Chris will provide a range of natural materials and accessories with which to make your own bespoke creation.

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

Silver Ring Making

  • SUNDAY 8th December 2019
  • 10:30am-1:00 pm

Join Michelle Johnson, who is making a special visit from her studio at the Biscuit Factory for this jewellery making taster session. In this morning session you will learn the skills of texturing, polishing, filing, sanding and soldering and you will go home with your own beautiful silver ring

£35 to include all materials, drinks and a soup and scone lunch.


An Introduction to Silver Clay Jewellery

  • Saturday 14th December 2019
  • 10:30am-1:30 pm

    All abilities are welcome to this creative morning. Come and learn how to use silver clay to create your own bespoke jewellery. Along the way you will learn the techniques of rolling & cutting, texturing, layering, pre-and post fire finishing, burnishing, polishing and oxidising if an ‘antique’ effect is desired.


    £66.50 to include all materials, drinks and homemade treats.




Examples of jewellery made in a workshop