All Courses

Writing by hand with panache and style

A lively day of creating beautiful fluent letterforms, using traditional pens and colourful inks, and learning lots of useful tips along the way. Beginners and improvers.

Cost: £62 for the day
Duration: 10am-4pm
Venue: The Print Shed, Madley, HR2 9JD
Three morning sessions making drawing fun, practical and possible!

No more faltering at the thought of that clean white paper or the mess you might make. In these introductory sessions, Marianne will encourage you to move from line to tone with confidence and skill,…

Cost: All 3 sessions for £90 total
Duration: 10am-1pm, on 5, 12, 19 March
Venue: The Print Shed, Madley, HR2 9JD
Make a complete quilt in a day

Enjoy a whole day of sewing in Ledbury with expert tuition. A great way to discover a new skill in a relaxed and friendly setting. Come and learn this heritage craft and meet like-minded people. Over…

Cost: £65
Duration: 10-4
Venue: Trumpet Corner Gallery, Ledbury
Learn how to make a complete quilt in a weekend

Would you like a relaxing and stress-free weekend? Would you like to improve your quilting? Enjoy a whole weekend of sewing near Hay on Wye with expert tuition. Come and learn this heritage craft and…

Cost: £160 for the weekend
Duration: 2 days
Venue: Bredwardine , near Hay on Wye
Next Date: 17/08/2019
Drawing on your experiences to make art

Join award winning poet and biographer Fiona Sampson and the novelist and biographer Peter Salmon for a day of intense but fun creative writing, as they guide you through the process of getting words on the page. With years of experience, the pair will create a exciting and supportive environment…

Cost: £120 for two days.
Duration: 2 days
Venue: Upper Witherstone House
Next Date: 10/08/2019
Writing in the environment

Join award winning poet and biographer Fiona Sampson and the novelist and biographer Peter Salmon for a day of intense but fun creative writing, as they guide you through the process of getting words on the page. With years of experience, the pair will create a exciting and supportive environment…

Cost: £120 for two days.
Duration: 2 days
Venue: Upper Witherstone House
Next Date: 20/07/2019
Explore the world of poetry

Join award winning poet and biographer Fiona Sampson and the novelist and biographer Peter Salmon for a day of intense but fun creative writing, as they guide you through the process of getting words on the page. With years of experience, the pair will create a exciting and supportive environment…

Cost: £62 for one day.
Venue: Upper Witherstone House
Next Date: 11/07/2019
Get started in Life Writing

Join award winning poet and biographer Fiona Sampson and the novelist and biographer Peter Salmon for a day of intense but fun creative writing, as they guide you through the process of getting words on the page. With years of experience, the pair will create a exciting and supportive environment…

Cost: £62 for one day.
Venue: Upper Witherstone House
For those beginning or those beginning again

Join award winning poet and biographer Fiona Sampson and the novelist and biographer Peter Salmon for a day of intense but fun creative writing, as they guide you through the process of getting words on the page. With years of experience, the pair will create a exciting and supportive environment…

Cost: £62 for one day.
Venue: Upper Witherstone House
Getting your words on the page

Join award winning poet and biographer Fiona Sampson and the novelist and biographer Peter Salmon for a day of intense but fun creative writing, as they guide you through the process of getting words on the page. With years of experience, the pair will create a exciting and supportive environment…

Cost: £62 for one day.
Venue: Upper Witherstone House