“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

“Alison was natural, calm, confident and totally inspirational.  A very talented tutor and totally gifted.”

– Louise
Watercolour Step by Step

Tags: Painting & Drawing

“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

“What an amazing welcome, followed by yummy cakes and hot tea. Very friendly and open people. What a delight!”

– Polly Lord
2017 Open Day

Tags: Special Events

“Being an absolute novice, I enjoyed being able to experiment and learn about essential techniques … loved it!!”

– Carol
Liberated Watercolour

Tags: Painting & Drawing

“More workshops please! The best thing was being able to devote a whole day to being creative.”

– Rhiannon
Nuno Felt Scarves

Tags: Sewing & Textiles Wool & Felt

“1. It's my therapy 2. It's my guilty pleasure 3. It's my sanity 4. It's wonderful in spite of Gaynor ;-O”

– Louise Curnin
2017 Open Day

Tags: Special Events

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

– Jan
Crocheted Wire and Beads

Tags: Jewellery Making Metal Working

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

– Mike
Introducing Acrylics

Tags: Painting & Drawing

“The tutor was good at not trying to change one’s own style but encouraging and enhancing it.”

– Mafra
Essential Watercolour

Tags: Painting & Drawing

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

– Lori
Freehand Machine Embroidery

“Really well structured. I felt I wasn’t being rushed or the class was going to slow. Rosie was great, really helpful and encouraging. She had put alot of thought into resources she brought with her for us to use. I’ve really enjoyed my day. Catering and friendliness of staff is brilliant. I’ve been make to feel really welcome – thank you!”

– Charlotte
Cards, Tags and Papercraft

Tags: Paper-Based Creativity

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

– Kate
Introducing Printmaking

Tags: Printmaking

“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