August 'Summer School'


Two-session creative holiday workshops, for boys and girls age 7-13


Make creativity part of your children's summer holiday this year with four fabulous workshops designed to appeal to boys and girls. These engaging and varied 3-d activities each take two sessions to complete, offering your children an immersive creative experience with enough time to make something really good and develop their creative skills.


'Amazing Exploding Books' SOLD OUT

Running for the second year, this excellent workshop involves image-making on day one, and paper craft on day two, to create a clever and impressive art object that will have everyone saying 'WOW!'


Tues 9 and Wed 10 Aug, 10-12.30pm daily


'Clay Creations'

Making things out of clay is always really absorbing and enjoyable. At this workshop, build a uniquely patterned coil pot out of air drying clay on day one, and paint it on day two, taking home a really stunning decorative pot.


Thur 11 and Fri 12 Aug, 10-12.30pm daily


'Willow Wonderland'

Making big and brilliant things out of willow is a favourite activity at The Art Room. This workshop will be another chance to have a go at this satisfying craft activity, making a really impressive willow scultpure.


Tues 16 and Wed 17 Aug, 10-12.30pm daily


'Cardboard Crazy' SOLD OUT

3d modelling is loads of fun, and at this great workshops you'll build a fabulous model using recycled card and cardboard. A really hands-on activity including model construction on day one, and painting on day two, with an mpressive model to take home at the end.


Thurs 18 and Fri 19 Aug, 10-12.30pm daily


Fees - Materials and healthy snacks included

1 workshop (2 days in total) £45 (£9 per hour)

2 workshops (4 days in total) £80* (£8 per hour)

3 workshops (6 days in total) £110* (£7.30 per hour)

4 workshops (8 days in total)  £135* (£6.75 per hour)

*when booked for the same person at the same time

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Amazing Exploding Books
Aug 9+10

Creative Clay Aug 11+12

Willow Wonderland
Aug 16+17

Cardboard Crazy
Aug 18+19


ART...For Art's Sake

Term-time evening creativity group for ages 13-17 (Yr 8 - L6)


This new weekly art and craft evening group is a perfect opportunity for young people to take part in creative activities without any pressure or judgment, without grades to achieve or homeworks to do. In a friendly and supportive environment and with plenty of guidance on hand, create eye-catching images and attractive art objects using a range of engaging techniques: have a go at activities such as felting, drawing, painting, willow work, string art and cut-paper collage; try a wide variety of art materials including charcoal, acrylic and watercolour paints, felting wool and yarn, natural materials and clay. Being creative helps young people grown in confidence within themselves, and 'Art For Art's Sake' will provide an oasis of mindful relaxation time each week for teens ages 13-17 (strictly Yr 8 minimum to L6).

Dates/Times Wednesday 7.15 - 8.45pm Sept 14, 21 + 28, Oct 5 + 12, Nov 2, 9 + 16

Fees £80 per 8-week term payable in advance in full. Materials and healthy snacks provided. 20% discount for siblings

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October Half Term Holiday Creative Workshops, ages 7-13

Make the half term holiday creative with these three engaging and fun art and craft workshops for boys and girls.


'Terrific Tetras' Wed 26 Oct, 10-12.30pm

Build cool, clever and colourful 3d geometric shapes out of paper-craft and make them into a hanging decoration. This great workshop includes drawing around templates, cutting, sticking, designing colour schemes and colouring in with pens and will be really interesting.

'Awesome Autumn' Thur 27 Oct, 10-12.30pm
Make a stunning 'stained-glass window' image inspired by the season out of card and coloured tissue papers. This workshop uses very satisfying cut-paper collage techniques to make a really eye-catching design for you to put in a window where everyone can admire it.

'Rocks In A Box' Friday 28 Oct, 10-12.30pm

Make a collection of colourful geode 'rocks' using colourful wools and wet felting technique, plus a presentation box to put them in. Wet-felting in 3d is super fun, and this workshop also includes paper-craft, so it's going to be full-on but totally brilliant!

Fees £22.50 per workshop. £60 when booking all 3 workshops for the same person at the same time, materials and healthy snacks included

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Terrific Tetras Wed 26 Oct

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Awesome Autumn

Thur 27 Oct

Rocks in a Box Fri 28 Oct

'Magical Montage'

Eco-Friendly Christmas Cards - Special Saturday Crafternoon, ages 7-13

Charity fundraiser

Make the season of goodwill a little bit 'greener' this year with this environmentally-friendly Christmas card-making workshop for boys and girls. Montage a set of totally unique cards to give to family and friends this festive season using images taken from last year's recycled Christmas cards. 100% from every place booked goes to homelessness charity Crisis's annual Christmas appeal.

Date/Times Sat 3 December, 2-4pm

Fees £10 per place. Materials and healthy snacks included

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'Christmas Caskets'

Christmas Crafternoon Special, ages 7-13

Be inspired by those oh-so famous Three Wise Men this Christmas to design and build a trio of caskets using card modelling. Paint and decorate your boxes with shiny things and glitter (very rare for Sarah to allow glitter!) to give as gifts to extra-special family or friends. (What will you put inside your caskets? Gold? Frankincense?...or something sensible, like chocloates?!) A satisfying, fun and engaging workshop for boys and girls.

Date/Times Tuesday 20 December, 2-4.30pm

Fees £25 per place. Materials and healthy snacks included

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'New Year Art Blast!'

January Special workshop, ages 7-13

Blast away the Christmas cobwebs and get ready for the new school term with a refreshing morning of designing and painting. Create an eye-catching image painted in acrylics to brighten up the New Year (and give The Parents a chance to have a bit of a rest too!) A great art workshop for boys and girls ages 7-13 of all skill levels.

Date/Times Tuesday 2 January, 10am-12.30pm

Fees £25 per place. Materials and healthy snacks included

Email Sarah to book: