Paper Samplers and Experimental Bookbinding

Feb 15

A practical two day course showing you a range of experimental techniques using found and recycled materials with Jennifer Collier. The skills learnt over…

Smoke-fired Ceramics

Feb 19

If you would like to experiment with a sophisticated yet easy-to-use ceramics firing technique, then join Ranjit Dahliwal in this three-day course where he will…

Letterpress: Create your own Printed Words

Mar 10

Grab your apron and get messy by immersing yourself into the art of Letterpress! Over this two and half day course, The Letterpress Collective…

Copperplate Calligraphy

Mar 12

This afternoon Calligraphy workshop is running as part of our programme of lettering events throughout March and taught by Athena Cauley-Yu, owner of well-loved…

Masterclass in Children’s Book Illustration

Apr 5

During this four day masterclass you will be guided by award winning illustrator Alexis Deacon as we cover the fundamental building blocks of children’s…

Introduction to Bronze Casting

Apr 10

A 3 day introduction into bronze casting. Using the lost wax process. You will learn how to smelt down metal so that you can cast your own bronze sculpture.

Starting Your Own Creative Business

Apr 23

Take the stress out of creating your business plan with our step by step business planning workshop with Isa Seminega, author of The Creative…

Capturing Seasonal Plants in a Botanical Sketchbook

Apr 27

During this three day course, award winning botanical artist Lucy T Smith will be teaching you how to record plants from life and explore…

Exploring the Art of Japanese Embroidery

May 7

As part of ‘Japan Week’, the first of our regular international spotlights on arts and culture, we are offering this three-day intensive course in exploring…

Creating Stories: Game Design for Complete Beginners

May 14

Are you curious about the idea of interactivity and storytelling?  Have you considered learning about game design?  Game Design for beginners, run by Bristol-based…

Inspired by Nature: Drawing For Pattern Design

May 25

This three-day practical course is taught by renowned designer and entrepreneur Rachael Taylor of ‘Rachael Taylor Designs’. You will learn essential techniques in illustration…

Making Paper Garments

May 29

A practical three day course showing a range of experimental techniques using found and recycled materials with Jennifer Collier. The skills learnt over each…