Welcome to The Workshop for the Would-be Creative
The Workshop offers you traditional & contemporary craft classes and workshops embracing the increasingly fashionable ‘make do & mend’ culture. If you enjoyed ‘Kirsty Allsops Home Made Home’ you’ll just love our range of classes, workshops and products
Housed in a converted barn in rural Ryedale our two studios provide an inspiring, light and airy space where we help you bring out your creative side—come and join us
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We've been looking around recently to try and bring you some new and exciting workshops that you might want to come along and have a go at. We've got three new subjects for you - Wirework Scupltures, Softpots and Wirework Jewellery
New tutors Carol Sterritt - Wirework Sculptures, and Gay Massender - Wirework Jewellery - Beads to Bracelets, will be hosting their first workshops on Sat 12th April and Sat 10th May respectively, whilst Chrissy will be holding the first Softpots workshop on Sat 5th April
To see more details on each of these as well as how to book just click on any of the titles. We hope you'll enjoy them!
We've also some other new classes and workshops due very soon - we'll keep you up to date just as soon as we've got dates arranged!
It's that time of year when we have our usual OPEN DAY to tempt and inspire you! We are open on Saturday 15th March from 10.30am to 5pm and you are very welcome to come along (and bring a friend!)
We'll have some of our weekly class tutors on hand - Chrissy (Painting Furniture), Ali (Upholstery and Caning), Michelle (Sewing & Soft Furnishing), Gillian (Watercolours, Acrylics & Pastels) and Katie (Pottery) and we'll also have some of our full day workshop tutors there as well, with Emma to talk about Felt Making and Crochet, Anthea to talk about Willow Weaving as well as two of our new tutors: Carol Sterritt (Wirework Sculptures) and Gay Massender (Wirework Jewellery)
Throw in a complimentary cup of tea or coffee and you're set for a fabulous couple of hours! What could be better? Come along and meet everyone and BE INSPIRED!
The Lovely Things People Say...
"The whole experience was fantastic! The place, the teacher, the ideas. A really great confidence builder"
(Painting Furniture) -Caroline Brumby
"Great fun, Something completely different to lose myself in. Very informal, very relaxing"
(Art) - Richard Grunwell
"The tuition is superb and exceeded my expectations. Never has time passed so swiftly!"
(Upholstery) - Janet Martin