“Jess was very good at explaining techniques. The best thing was the friendliness of all concerned.”

– Angela
Willow Hedgerow Baskets

“The tutor really got me going on my first use of acrylics. All good fun and educational.”

– Mike
Introducing Acrylics

Tags: Painting & Drawing

“You can sense the "can-do" here! Lots of lovely people to encourage and guide. Great!”

– Barbara Martin
2017 Open Day

Tags: Special Events

“I always take home something I can enjoy and feel proud of, even though I don't feel very "arty". (lunch is great too!)”

– Peggy Branch
2017 Open Day

Tags: Special Events

“Really enjoyed having permission to spend a whole day doing something creative.  And the food was fantastic!”

– Caroline
Printing without a press

Tags: Printmaking

“It's like visiting family - always a lovely welcome with gorgeous food and you meet such lovely people while learning anew craft.”

– Brenda Skidmore
2017 Open Day

Tags: Special Events

“Charlotte was very friendly and reassuring when ‘problems’ with the pieces occurred! The best thing was spending time with my daughter and having a day to play!”

– Lynne
Porcelain Tealights

Tags: Creative Home Pottery & Ceramics

“The best thing was the enthusiasm and standard of teaching.”

– Elaine
Introducing Acrylics

“Charlotte is very talented – I would love to work as a crafts person after this workshop! It was a really great opportunity to be creative and a great stress reliever!”

– Katie
Textured Ceramic Tiles

Tags: Creative Home Pottery & Ceramics

“Enjoy my day at Artison - Relaxing / Retreat / Sense of Achievement / Escape / Rejuvenating”

– Kathryn
Collage Inspired by Vintage

Tags: Dyeing, Printing, Colouring Paper-Based Creativity

“The tutor was very knowledgeable and gave very clear demonstrations.  I enjoyed the whole experience.”

– Lori
Freehand Machine Embroidery

“As usual, a wonderful day! Much better value than a day at a spa.

– Jan
Crocheted Wire and Beads

Tags: Jewellery Making Metal Working

“All processes were well explained. I appreciated the hand out and tips on where to buy equipment etc. I enjoyed learning something new at a pace I could cope with an a friendly environment.”

– Claudia
Printing Without A Press

Tags: Dyeing, Printing, Colouring Printmaking

“Tutor clearly hugely experienced. Very encouraging and able to clearly give hints and tips. Learned some new things. Fun. Great food. First ever painting tuition and both really enjoyed it”

– Linda and Ron
Introducing Acrylics

Tags: Painting & Drawing

“Scott is really positive and informative, a nice balance of information, patience, encouragement and humour.I loved the entire day, the course, the work we produced, and lunch were amazing.  Thanks too for being so accepting of people with allergies.”

– Tamsin
Watercolour Bold and Loose

Tags: Painting & Drawing

“Michelle the tutor was welcoming, friendly and open to further explanation.  I loved the conviviality and my lunch was prepared and I didn't have to bring a pack up!”

– Margaret
Tin Cans to Treasure

Tags: Jewellery Making Metal Working

“Tutor was lovely, patient and encouraging.  I had a relaxed and fun day with great food and friendly people.”

– Karen
Printing without a press

Tags: Printmaking

“ArtisOn is a crafty haven away from city life.”

– Sue Painter
2017 Open Day

Tags: Special Events

“Learnt something new.  Gained confidence with my sewing machine. Achieved my aim. Had fun and as usual a great lunch!!”

– Louise
Master Your Sewing Machine & Basic Skills

“It was great to understand the construction of a garment. The workshop was excellent – better than I expected.”

– Karen
Introducing Pattern Cutting

Tags: Sewing & Textiles

“The best bit was our shared surprise at the results as we peeled the prints off the press!”

– Kate
Introducing Printmaking

Tags: Printmaking