Workshops & Courses

The South of England and East Anglia offers a wide range of Workshops, Courses, and tuition, with a wide range of classes and services for Adults and children. Offering hands-on experience and fun.


Mrs Cromwell’s Kitchen – Easter Extravaganza

01/04/2020 @ Oliver Cromwell’s House

Mrs Cromwell’s Kitchen – Easter Extravaganza Wednesday 1st April 2020 10.00 am – 12.00 pm Visit Mrs Cromwell’s original kitchen and watch her old recipes come to life. Have you ever had beef with rose hips? Have you ever wondered what you would drink if water was poisonous? Join our local guide and food historian, […]

Create a Portrait with Pastels

04/04/2020 @ Lilac Cottage Studio

Course suits: Those looking to expand their pastel use to portraits. This class could follow on from Drawing from the Plaster Cast. Objectives: To learn to reproduce the basic structure of the face and build up a portrait using layers of colour and tone to represent a subject from a photograph. Level: For those already familiar with using Pastels. […]

Easter Floristry Workshop

04/04/2020 @ Shuttleworth Swiss Garden

Led by qualified Florists from Shuttleworth College, this lovely workshop will enable you to create a floral arrangement for your Easter table or as a thoughtful and hand-crafted gift for someone special.   Spring flowers offer a colourful and fresh palette which can be used to produce beautiful arrangements for your home – come along […]

Wooden Spoon Carving Workshop

04/04/2020 @ Rural Antics at Hanwell Wine Estate,

Wooden Spoon Carving Workshop with Martin Rollins | Saturday 4th April 2020| 10am – 4.15pm Enjoy a unique and satisfying experience learning to craft your own wooden spoon in the beautiful surroundings of Hanwell Wine Estate. Martin your tutor will share with you his years of carving experience and knowledge of tools and materials to use. You will […]

Musical Minds – Dementia Signalong Choir & Café

06/04/2020 @ J.D.T. Music Academy

We are super excited to announce the launch of our fantastic new service ‘Musical Minds’, a Signalong Choir designed specifically for sufferers of Dementia and stroke along with their carers, family and friends. This wonderful friendly group is being delivered by our newly appointed SEN Director, Jude, who is also one of Norfolk’s very own […]

Musical Minds – Dementia Signalong Choir & Café

13/04/2020 @ J.D.T. Music Academy

We are super excited to announce the launch of our fantastic new service ‘Musical Minds’, a Signalong Choir designed specifically for sufferers of Dementia and stroke along with their carers, family and friends. This wonderful friendly group is being delivered by our newly appointed SEN Director, Jude, who is also one of Norfolk’s very own […]

Flemish Oil Painting – 5 Sessions

15/04/2020 – 13/05/2020 @ Rural Antics at Hanwell Wine Estate,

Flemish Oil Painting Techniques of the Old Master  5 sessions commencing Wednesday 15th April 1pm- 3pm  Join us at this 5 week course and learn the secrets of old masters’ technique. Each session will take place in our cosy converted barn that offers inspiring views of the beautiful Nottinghamshire countryside and surrounding vineyard. You will have time […]

Watercolour Landscapes

16/04/2020 @ Lilac Cottage Studio

Course suits: Those who have never painted and aspire to a high level of technique. Those who already paint but are self-taught and feel they have gaps in technical knowledge and would like to improve their landscape paintings.  Objectives: To learn the basic foundations for starting to paint from a technical aspect.   Level: Absolute Beginners or those wishing to explore Beginner Techniques. […]

Banstead Foraging Courses

17/04/2020 @ The Woodman

There is a huge variety of wild edibles in the South East, most of which can be found in the areas around our vast capital and Banstead has to be one of our favourite places under that umbrella. We’ll meet in Woodmansterne at the Woodman Pub and the course begins with a short introduction on […]

Fused Glass Bowl Workshop

18/04/2020 @ Rural Antics at Hanwell Wine Estate,

Fused Glass Bowl Workshop We are pleased to welcoming our fabulous tutor Katherine back to the estate and this time you have the chance to make your own beautiful glass fused bowl or dish. Working in our Craft barn you will be warm and snug, spend time relaxing and embracing something new, all in the […]