All Creative Workshops

creative workshops uk

Discover inspiring and enjoyable creative workshops and craft courses around the UK. Whether you would like to discover your inner artist, cook, flower arranger or maker, you are sure to find something perfect in our hand-picked directory.

We love this quote from The V&A and Crafts Council  exhibition Power of Making in 2011 because it sums up perfectly how we feel:

“For many people, making is critical for survival. For others, it is a chosen vocation: a way of thinking, inventing and innovating. And for some it is simply a delight to be able to shape a material and say ‘I made that’. The power of making is that it fulfils each of these human needs and desires. Those whose craft and ingenuity reach the very highest levels can create amazing things. But making is something everyone can do. The knowledge of how to make – both everyday objects and highly-skilled creations – is one of humanity’s most precious resources”.

So why not browse our directory to discover a creative workshop close to you?

  • Lucky Budgie print studio

    Lucky Budgie print studio runs a selection of print letterpress and linocut workshops from our East Sussex studio LETTERPRESS WORKSHOP This one day course will give you the chance to explore the wonderful world of type setting, poster design & print making. This is not a traditional, technical typesetting course, Read more [...]

  • The Makery Bath

    The Makery Bath offers creative craft workshops in the city: Take home new skills and something handmade! We’ve always enjoyed the lovely sense of fulfilment from making things ourselves…and started to notice more and more people joining in the Make revolution. Viva the revolution! So we decided to give up Read more [...]

  • Bay Tree Cottage Workshops

    Based in the heart of rural Northamptonshire at Bay Tree Cottage Workshops we run a wonderful and diverse range of art, craft, gardening floristry, foraging (below) and cookery workshops. With our range of workshops and courses growing each year we have got something to please everyone. so come and embrace Read more [...]

  • The School of Stuff

    At The School of Stuff we believe in the joy of making things. We teach a range of crafts some furniture-related such as upholstery marquetry cabinet making and chair caning others simply crafty.   The School of Stuff – who are we? A skilled and experienced bunch of craft practitioners Read more [...]

  • Makeplace

    Makeplace is Norwich’s new learning venue in the heart of the city’s Creative Quarter. We offer friendly affordable sewing classes in a specially equipped workspace. We provide all necessary fabrics and materials. makeplace is the latest project from the family that runs the two thriving Anglian Fashion Fabric shops in Read more [...]

  • The Real Cut Flower Garden

    The Real Cut Flower Garden cut flowers are grown outdoors near Bridport in Dorset. We also offer a range of floral workshops to teach you creative with flowers. Charlie Ryrie started the business because of her deep love of gardens and traditional flowers. She spent two decades as a journalist Read more [...]

  • Judith Needham Willow Design

    Judith Needham Willow design offers baskets, playhouses and basketry classes. Judith is a basket maker and creator of extraordinary woven willow playhouses and dens for all ages. She is based in England’s Craft Town – Farnham, Surrey and teaches basket making and willow weaving in Surrey and Hampshire. The Dreaming Read more [...]

  • Poppy Treffry

    Poppy Treffry is a small handmade textiles and homewares company based in the far west of Cornwall.     The company was founded in 2004 when it was just Poppy and one cranky Singer sewing machine that her granddad had found on a dump! Poppy put together a small collection Read more [...]

  • William Curley

    William Curley chocolatier and patissier named Britain’s Best Chocolatier’ four times by The Academy of Chocolate. Buy his outstanding range of contemporary chocolates and cakes. Or learn how to create your own chocolate truffles or salted caramel at the workshops on offer. Together with a small team of young pastry Read more [...]