The summer holidays are here! We have so many excitingly creative things for both children and adults during August. After so long being away from you all the studio is re-opening on 1st August and we can’t wait to see you.

Because of the covid-19 guidelines we can only have 6 people or 3 families in each of our workshops, so book as soon as possible to avoid disappointment.

Aimed at Children

Clay Camp
Tuesday 4th & Tuesday 11th August
11am to 4pm
Ages 8 upwards
£58 per person for both days

A 2-day experience.  A whole day squishing the very tactile clay into your own beautiful sculptures followed by a whole day glazing and decorating the following week to allow enough time for firing in between.  You can find out more information here.

Creative Therapy
Wednesday 5th & Thursday 6th August
11am to 4pm
Ages 10 upwards
£45 per person for both days

2 days of creativity & wellbeing learning lots of techniques for relaxation using therapeutic art exercises, meditation, journals and reflections.  Take 2 days of your summer holidays to relax and become more self-aware in a creative and safe environment.  You can find out more information here.

Storytelling Workshop
Saturday 8th August
1pm to 4pm
Ages 8 upwards
£20 per person

Learn how to bring a story to life!  Make your stories more exciting and get into the characters minds.  This workshop will help you have more confidence in reading and speaking out loud to an audience.  You can find out more information here.

Witches & Wizards
Wednesday 12th & Thursday 13th August
10am to 4pm
£49 per person for both days
Ages 9 upwards

Welcome to witch and wizard school, a place to learn about different types of spells, potion making and the legends around witchcraft!  You can find out more information here.

Summer Art Camp Workshop
Fridays, 14th, 21st and 28th August
2pm to 5pm
£25 per person, per workshop

Get your imaginations ready to be rocked!  The Art Camp workshops are all about creative thinking and exploring materials.  From paper marbling to acrylic painting to upcycling, you set the limits.  You can find out more information here.

Family Crafternoons
Saturday 15th & Saturday 29th August
1pm to 3.30pm
£10 per person

Back by popular demand!  Our family crafternoons involve 3 different activities for you to explore with the whole family during the afternoon, under the expert guidance of our Creative Director.  You can find out more information here.

Calligraphy Day
Tuesday 18th August
10am to 4pm
£30 per person
Ages 10 upwards

Understand the history of this beautiful art form and learn different fonts through the ages to create stunning pieces of art.  You can find out more information here.

Prop Design Workshop
Wednesday 19th August
11am to 4pm
£30 per person
Ages 8 upwards

What has art got to do with prop design?  Well, a lot actually!  Explore the history of designing props for the stage before learning how to design and make your very own props for a real show.  You can find out more information here.

Monoprinting Workshop
Saturday 22nd August
1pm to 4pm
£20 per person
Ages 7 upwards

Mono -meaning one.  Every piece you print with lots of different techniques will be completely unique.  Create these fabulous one of a kind prints.  You can find out more information here.

Drawing Day
Tuesday 25th August
10am to 4pm
£30 per person

Ages 8 upwards
Having trouble with your drawing techniques?  Let us teach you techniques and tips to help you improve your drawing. You can find out more information here.

Idea to Exhibition
Wednesday 26th & Thursday 27th August
(Private View of the Exhibition Friday 28th August at 6pm)
10am to 4pm
Ages 11 upwards
£52 per person

Work as a team with our Creative Director to brainstorm an idea for an exhibition, learn how to market it, create work for it, curate it and hold a private view showing your friends and family your exhibition.  You can find out more information here.

SENsory Workshops
Every Friday in August
10am to 12pm
£15 per child

Lots of different activities combining creativity and science aimed at those with special education needs.  You can find out more information here.

Aimed at Adults

Life Drawing
Every Wednesday in August
7pm to 9pm
£20 per person

Drawing from life models, with full instruction and materials given.  You can find out more information here.

Watercolour Painting
Every Thursday in August
6.30pm to 8pm
£20 per person

Learning lots of different watercolour techniques whilst creating your own projects throughout the summer.  You can find out more information here.

Click here to book via eventbrite. Alternatively you can ring 07792 033 156, or email nell@artyfartyretreat.co.uk.