Workshop Timetable

We run a variety of workshops from our studio above our shop. You can come along and learn something new, from flower arranging or crochet to vintage paint techniques to help you create a 'shabby chic' look to a piece of furniture. All classes are fun and friendly and a lovely way to spend a morning or afternoon.

Places are limited and booking is essential. Call us on 01775 719175 to book your place. Please note that due to small class sizes and costs of materials and tuition full payment is required at time of booking and all monies received for workshops is non-refundable and non-transferrable.

Flower arranging

Our popular flower arranging classes are suitable for beginners. They are fun and informal and run in the morning from 10am-11.30am or in the afternoon from 1.30pm-3pm.


  • Thursday 7th September, am
  • Tuesday 26th September, am or pm
  • Thursday 28th September, am
  • Saturday 14th October, am
  • Tuesday 17th October, am or pm
  • Thursday 19th October, am
Vintage paint techniques

Learn how to give your furniture that certain 'je ne sais quoi..'. this is a great introduction to the use of chalk paint on furniture to give stunning effects. Our one day workshops run from 10am-3pm, with a break for lunch. 

  • Tuesday 5th September
  • Saturday 30th September
  • Tuesday 3rd October
  • Tuesday 7th November

The paint workshop is priced at £75 and includes a light lunch in our coffee shop.

Folk it!

Our Folk it! workshops teach the art of folk art using special brush techniques. The course is taught over 5 hours which is split into two mornings, 10am-12.30.

dates to be confirmed- please enquire

The course is priced at £70 which includes all paint, brushes and materials as well as coffee & cake.

Crochet and knitting

Learn to crochet on our absolute beginners course, the three sessions run on 3 afternoons, 1.30pm-3pm 

dates to be confirmed-please enquire

Course fee is £45.

We also run single sessions for those with a knowledge of the basic stitches. These sessions concentrate on pattern reading. 10am-noon

dates to be confirmed-please enquire

These sessions are priced at £15 each.

Free machine embroidery

This is a one day course, 9.30am to 3.30pm and includes a light lunch

  • Wednesday 13th September

You will be required to bring your own machine and fabric for this course in which you will make a beautiful beach hut cushion cover. Price £75.

Creative upcycling

Come and make your own vintage cake stand, our classes run in the morning from 10am-11.30am or in the afternoon from 1.30pm-3pm

  • Thursday 7th September, pm

Workshop price is £30 including materials and also coffee & cake.

Lamp workshop

You will do complete paint effect on a plain lamp base and decorate the shade using fabric remnents or paper and trims.

  • Tuesday 19th September, 10am-12.30pm

Workshop cost is £40 and includes the lamp and all materials required.

Orchid planter

You will do an aged paint effect on a metal planter and fill it with a beautiful artificial orchid plant display. Price £60.

  • Monday 4th September. 10am-12.30pm
Sugar craft

On this 4 week beginners course you will create a beautiful corsage suitable as a special cake decoration. Course times are 10am-12.30pm.

  • Friday 2nd September
  • Friday 9th September
  • Friday 16th September
  • Friday 23rd September

Course price of £60 includes everything you will need.


We now offer a floristry course suitable for beginners or those with very little experience. This course which is taught over 5 weeks will provide the perfect introduction to a range of techniques and is ideal for anyone interested in developing a new creative interest. Each week, our trained floirist Val will demonstrate a different design incorporating seasonal flowers. We have  small class sizes, up to a maximum of six,  enabling Val to offer plenty of individual advice and guidance to help progress your techniques. Basic floristry techniques that will be covered include hand tieds, arrangements, wreaths and button holes & corsages.

Course times are 1pm-3pm

  • Thursday 21st September, Thursday 28th september, Thursday 5th October, Thursday 12th October, Thursday 19th October
  • Thursday 2nd November, Thursday 9th November, Thursday 16th November, Thursday 23rd November, Thursday 30th November

The course is priced at £195 which includes all flowers and sundries required, as well as a scrap book to record your work and experiences.


Christmas Crafts


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