The Design Suite, Tockwith (near York) - Learn something new at The Design Suite... from textiles and print, to design & floristry to many different areas of arts and crafts. From book binding, bunting and bags, to table decorations, gift wrapping to decoupage. The Design Suite offers evening and day, workshops, classes and courses.
Stained Glass Centre Cayton - At the Stained Glass Centre, Valerie Green and her staff maintain a tradition that has existed for over a 1000 years! Learn how to make your own stained glass windows, beautiful stained glass lampshades, mirrors, boxes, candle holders or picture frames. Decorate your home or create tunning gifts for family and friends.
Doodlepots in Whitby - Whatever your age you'll find there's something for everyone from novelty items to useful mugs, plates, bowls, vases etc...Come and relax in our pleasant surroundings and have fun painting your own pot. No experience necessary - our friendly staff are here to help and assist you.
Fired Art Ceramics at Pocklington - Based in the historic market town of Pocklington, Fired Art is a contemporary ceramics studio for all ages. We offer a large variety of creative activities, from pottery painting, clay building and throwing a pot on a potters wheel to decopatch, art clubs and much more! A perfect day out for all the family, rain or shine!
Masham Gallery - Run by artist Josie Beszant, the gallery is a magnet for visitors to the beautiful Yorkshire Dales market town of Masham. Many years ago the gallery started teaching art workshops. This has developed into the wonderful Artison - THE place to go if you want to learn anything from painting to stained glass, from blacksmithing to knitting, from ceramics to jewellery-making.
Salt Pots Ceramics Saltaire, Bradford - Salt Pots Ceramic Studio is a paint your own pottery studio based in beautiful Saltaire. You can come and along and choose from our huge range of pottery including classic crockery, money boxes, novelty animals and photo frames. Then you sit and paint away taking as long as you like to finish your masterpiece and, once finished, leave it with us to glaze and fire and it will be ready to collect within a week. No artistic skills are necessary - we have all sorts of tricks up our sleeve to help you create your masterpiece!
The Herriot Gallery, Hawes - With their close ties to local artists, The Herriot Gallery and Herriot's Guest House are pleased to offer painting holidays in the heart of the Yorkshire Dales. 4 days tutorial by local artists Piers Browne (RA), Carol Tyler and Brian Alderman using a variety of media, suitable for beginners and improvers.
Northlight Art Studios - Located in the quirky and artsitic town of Hebden Bridge. Established over 20 years ago, this not for profit organisation offers high quality, affordable studio spaces for artists, designers and makers, as well as a thriving education programme. Weekly art classes and special weekend courses for beginners and professionals are held here, as well as events including open studios, exhibitions and artists talks.
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