“It was great working with an experienced and talented artist like Heather.”

– Jo
Introducing Soft Pastels

“I enjoyed being part of a small group and the relaxed atmosphere and was amazed how much I was able to complete in a day.”

– Claire
Fabric, Paper & Stitch

Tags: Dyeing, Printing, Colouring Paper-Based Creativity 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

“Everyone is so friendly and hospitable- it doesn't matter how much of a novice, you can always do the course.”

– Mary Hare
2017 Open Day

Tags: Special Events

“Whitfield gave us lots of great information for a beginner – he is very interesting and knowledgable. Everything was very relaxed and friendly – we got lots of good advice and some wonderful locations”

– Jud
Landscape & Nature Photography

Tags: Photography

“It was a very relaxing yet energetic day - just what I needed!”

– Derek
Woodturning using a Pole Lathe

Tags: Heritage Crafts Wood & Stone

“Loved absolutely everything, learnt loads and had fun. Thank you.”

– Debbie
Stone Carving

Tags: Wood & Stone

“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

“I enjoyed the structured approach which meant I felt I could achieve. The instant feeling that I could do it and I didn’t need to worry that I might be the worst in the class.”

– Sue
Essential Watercolour

Tags: Painting & Drawing

“I am painting for for the first time in over 40 years and really enjoying the experience!”

– June
Essential Watercolour

Tags: Painting & Drawing

“Everyone is happy, welcoming and supportive. So whether you are an "old timer" like me or a first timer, you are guaranteed a wonderful day.”

– Karen Ward
2017 Open Day

Tags: Special Events

“It's a wonderful welcoming place in which to develop and express my interests and skills in so many ways and of course to learn new ones!”

– Carol Banks
2017 Open Day

Tags: Special Events

“Inspiring and very encouraging. I enjoyed the whole thing but watching Scott paint was great! Vanessa’s food of course was brilliant!”

– Val
Trees in Watercolour

Tags: Painting & Drawing

“Excellent courses, excellent value, made extremely welcome by everyone. Makes yu want to come back again and again...”

– Haydon Cooper
2017 Open Day

Tags: Special Events

“ArtisOn enfolds you in a Creative embrace...”

– Marion Brogan
2017 Open Day

Tags: Special Events

“I most enjoyed the finished product – taking my bag home all completed!”

– Sarah
Making Felt Bags

Tags: Sewing & Textiles Wool & Felt

“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 tutor was fantastic and loved the finished results and the alchemy of making beautiful jewellery!”

– Sue
Further Silverclay Techniques

Tags: Jewellery Making

“Difficult to choose the best bit! Great to try a number of different types of materials for bead making – and the food was excellent!”

– Lindsay
Beads, Beads, Beads

Tags: Creative Home Jewellery Making

“I enjoyed every bit of it – it build skills and confidence well. Rosie was excellent, the whole atmosphere was very welcoming, excellent resources and range of activities.”

– Joanne
Cards, Tags and Decorative Papercraft

Tags: Paper-Based Creativity

“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