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Creative workshop venues

Attenborough Arts Centre

The University of Leicester’s Attenborough Arts Centre prides itself on being accessible and inclusive. We want everyone to feel welcome and get involved in what we do. With over 18 years of experience, our programme offers performance, courses and workshops, contemporary art exhibitions, activities for children and families, and more. We are proud to champion emerging talent and disability-led artists, supporting those starting their careers.


Bhavna Gandhi

Resin and Mixed Media Artist - Workshops and classes in Alcohol Ink Art, Beginners Resin Art and much more.

Makers Yard, Leicester

Bolters End Creative

Explore your creativity, relax and have fun at our small and friendly Glass Fusing workshops. Working either step-by-step or by designing your own piece under Trisha's guidance, you can produce stunning pieces. Wet Felting workshops also available!

Melton Mowbray

Dotty Gallery

Dotty Gallery is a showcase for contemporary handmade silver jewellery, ceramics, gifts, original art and greetings cards. They also offers creative workshops.

Twyford, Leicestershire

Helen Hallows Studio

I run creative one day workshops at different venues across the East Midlands. My workshops are about enabling the creative process, about slowing down and unfurling to find your own visual language and self expression. They focus on simple drawing, mixed media, sketchbooks and design for textiles.

Long Eaton

Katherine Fortnum Ceramics Workshop

Ceramics workshops are great for anyone looking to learn a new skill whilst creating something beautiful and unique. Whether there's a specific item you wish to make or simply just to have a play and explore the world of clay, I have a range of workshops available designed around you.

Market Harborough

Leicester Lo-Fi Photography

We run workshops on all things analogue including, darkroom, pinhole, sunprints, salt printing, cyanotypes, mordencage, polaroid lifts, and anything else we think is cool.


Leicestershire Craft Centre

Leicestershire Craft Centre delivers the widest range of art & craft courses in the region. We teach here at the centre, visit schools, businesses and other organisations, run parties and attend craft events.

Market harborough

Modern Painters, New Decorators

Modern Painters, New Decorators is an artist-led organisation running a gallery, shop and studios from a shopping centre in Loughborough, East Midlands.


New Walk Museum and Art Gallery

We have a wide ranging collections and displays from the natural to cultural world. Our galleries make a fun family day-out including Ancient Egypt, The Dinosaur Gallery and more.


Sable Studio Gallery

Sable Studio Gallery is located in one of the craft units by the canal at Moira Furnace Museum and Country Park. From her gallery, Leicestershire artist Jo Allsopp runs regular weekly painting & drawing classes and weekend workshops which include; watercolour painting, mosaic making and jewellery making.

Moira Furnace Museum and Country Park

Sock Gallery

Sock Gallery is an exciting exhibition space within the foyer area of Loughborough Town Hall. Sock Gallery hosts a range of inspiring and thought-provoking exhibitions throughout the year, together with artist demonstrations and "meet the artist" events.


The Clay Room

We provide a range of pottery classes for all abilities from beginners to those with some experience of using clay.


The Refectory Table

Here at The Refectory Table we take a personal approach to workshops and courses. Our workshops are run in small groups in interesting and relaxed places where it’s easy to learn and think creatively – add in superb delivery and good food shared with like-minded people at a large table and you have a memorable and long lasting experience.


Two Queens

Two Queens hosts a range of Visual Arts focused Learning activity, including family workshops, work with young people and development workshops for practicing artists.


Wistow Gallery

Visitors to the Gallery will often see artists and designers offering tuition in workshop sessions taking place in Artshed@Wistow - our gallery annexe. We offer a packed and exciting programme of art and craft workshops which runs throughout the year, so why not learn a new skill or technique under expert guidance?

Wistow near Market Harborough

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