Workshops

Join us for a Workshop, led by one of our awesome artists, we want to share this beautiful space with our community.

We’ll be holding regular workshops for adults but also for our smaller residents too; join us for children’s Art clubs. 

Children's Art Club

SAFARI

Thursday 12th May 3:30pm-4:30pm

We’re going on Safari! We’ll be exploring animal skin’s & textures, creating our own, making silhouettes and 3D animals. 

DINOSAURS

Thursday 19th May 3:30pm-4:30pm

Welcome to the Jurassic! This week we’ll be drawing Dinosaurs and creating sandpaper prints. 

CLAY BOWL

Thursday 16th June 3:30pm-4:30pm

This week we’ll be playing with Clay. Exploring texture, pattern & form to create your very own bowl.

PAINTING EMOTION

Thursday 23rd June 3:30pm-4:30pm

Exploring Abstract Expressionist’s. This week we’ll be tapping into our emotions & painting from the heart. 

MONSTERS Vs ALIENS

Thursday 30th June 3:30pm-4:30pm

It’s all about the movies this week. Make your own Alien & Monster finger puppets and we’ll be creating our own mega movies. 

KLIMT

Thursday 7th July 3:30pm-4:30pm

Inspired by Klimt’s jewel-like textures of pattern, shape & rich colour, we’ll be making golden mixed media collages. 

PAINT LIKE A CAVEMAN

Thursday 14th July 3:30pm-4:30pm

Introducing children to Folk art & Tribal art, as well as imagery by pre-historic civilisations. This week we’ll be creating our own rock wall’s & cave paintings. 

MATISSE

Thursday 21st July 3:30pm-4:30pm

Exploring colour, shape & form we’ll be making Matisse inspired collages whilst chilling to jazz. 

ABSTRACT INK LANDSCAPES

Sunday 14th August 11am-4pm
 

Join Janet Chaplin for a day of experimental fun. 

She’ll guide you through the process of using coloured inks and salt to create bright abstracted landscapes. You can play, get messy and come home with your very own completed canvas.

All materials are provided. 

Places are limited, please book a space.

£50pp

PRINT & MAKE A LAMPSHADE

Sunday 16th October – 11am-1pm
 

Join us for an immersive day of printing and making. 

Choose either a pendant or table shade, this all day workshop will guide you through some print techniques for you to create your own fabric designs. These will then be used to make your own lampshade to take home. 

Rachel Johnson, from Cabinet Textiles, will be your Tutor. 

Tea & Cake included as are all the materials. Please bring along some lunch or you can enjoy one of Hay-on-Wye’s brilliant cafes. 

Places are limited, please book a space using the button below.

£60 pp.