creative workshops

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.  We also have gift vouchers available for a thoughtful gift.

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

We are a COVID secure business and all workshops are run with social distancing and sanitising in place.  If we cancel the workshop, a full refund will be given.  If you need to cancel, please let us know as soon as possible.

Christmas Clay Yule Logs

  • Saturday 7th November
  • 10:30am-3:30 pm

Come along to Gallery Forty 5’s lovely Long Room in the run up to Christmas  to create your own Festive Yule Log. So much better than one that is consumed!

Our tutor Andrea will guide you in how to create lifelike sculptures and will bring along samples to inspire your creativity!

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



Winter Embroidery Hoops

  • Saturday 5th December
  • 10:30am-3:30 pm

Come along to our lovely Long Room in the run up to Christmas to create your own winter themed embroidery hoop. No expertise is required as experienced textile artist Michelle Rickett will guide you through the process and help you to learn a variety of simple stitches and techniques.

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



Christmas Wreath Making

  • Sunday 29th November 2020 & Sunday 6th December 2020
  • 10:30am-12:30 pm  OR  1:30pm -3:30pm

Come and join our lovely Gallery regular Chris Cann to create your own festive wreath with which to adorn your front door; so much more rewarding than a shop bought one. Early booking is recommended as this is a very popular course.

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