creative workshops

Below is our current programme of half and full day creative workshops. All of our workshops include materials unless otherwise stated. Our half day workshops also include hot drinks and home baked treats while full day workshops include a delicious lunch. 

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 or credit will be given. Please get in touch if you have any questions! If you need to cancel, please let us know as soon as possible.

October 30, 2021  7pm for 7:30pm start £6 adults £4 children


Professional actors The Border Readers give atmospheric readings of three superb ghost stories


Janine Burkett reads Safe as House by Christine Poulson

Stephen Tomlin reads Man Size in Marble by Edith Nesbit

Grace Kirby reads The Wall by Kate Clancy

We’ll be putting the lights down low with tables set out cabaret style plus refreshments.

A different sort of seasonal entertainment for curious adults and children of 11 and over.

Do join us if you dare!


Asymmetric Basket weaving

October 16, 2021  10:30-3:30 £45

This course is designed for complete beginners so that you can complete your own willow basket.

Tutors:  Charlotte Lobb and Emma Garland

Linoprinting with Diana Fitzpatrick

October 23, 2021 10:30-3:30  £45


Beginner’s Pyrography with Lee Kershaw 

November 6, 2021  10:30-3:30 and February 5, 2022

Local artist Lee Kershaw is holding another one of his popular pyrography (wood burning) workshops for us.  He will be showing you several techniques on a variety of wooden items to keep.

 £55 to include all materials, lunch. drinks and  treats.  You will also have a basic kit worth £15 to take home.

Free motion embroidery with Helen Poremba

Two Dates available: November 13th, 2021 and November 20th, 2021

We are delighted to host another amazing workshop with Felton artist Helen Poremba.  Helen makes appliqué and embroidery floral pictures and will show you how do it too!  More details coming soon.

 £45 to include all materials, lunch. drinks and  treats.  You will need to bring your own sewing machine.

Our Annual Christmas Fair

November 27th, 2021  10:00-5:00

Our most popular event of the year!!  Please join us, the studio artists and a brilliant selection of local crafts people and makers for some Christmas shopping  with free refreshments.


Half Day wreath making sessions

Four sessions available: Saturday, December 4th, 2021 11am-1pm or 2pm-4pm

                                      Sunday,  December 5th, 2021  11am-1pm or 2pm-4pm

This is one of our most popular yearly events so early booking is advised as spaces are limited!  Talented florist Chris Cann will help you create a festive decoration for your front door.  She’ll bring a range of greenery and accessories so you can make it really personal.  Why not bring a group of friends for a fun morning or afternoon!

£40 to include all materials. drinks and  treats.