Get the best from your camera with one of our own photographers. Understand what all the camera controls do and how they relate to one another.
We will cover portraiture, landscape, action, flash and low light photography.
Get into the festive spirit and create a robin decoration for your tree or home at our Make a Wooden Robin workshops.
Join our Outdoor Team for this festive family friendly activity where you can use natural materials to make a wooden robin.
Enjoy Fenton's quiet magic in an atmospheric setting. With early keyboard music, workshops and demonstrations, a pop-up shop, mulled wine and warmed apple juice. A chance to try out the Please Sit seating installations together too!
Local artist & tutor John Thompson returns with his popular painting workshops. John takes inspiration from seasonal changes on the landscape and gardens of Nymans.
This month's theme is Sparkling sea.
Join us in the warmth of the Moorland Discovery Centre for some natural festive craft-making. With seeds, foliage, sticks and wood - you'll make some beautiful decorations for your home, or even Christmas gifts
This festive season create your own traditional Christmas wreath with professional florist Sarah Pettigrew. All materials will be provided, along with winter foliage grown on the Stourhead estate. Festive glass of mulled wine and minced pies...
Snuggled in the Servants' Hall within Anglesey Abbey's iconic mansion, sipping mulled wine and nibbling home-made mince pies, make your wreath using greenery from the estate to take home and hang on your door for the warmest festive welcome.
Afraid to use manual mode on your camera? Fear no more! Explore Sutton Hoo through the lens of your camera and discover top tips from an expert photographer on developing your manual photographic skills.
Nothing says ‘Christmas is here’ quite like a wreath on your front door. Spend a few hours with our talented flower team who will help you craft your own festive wreath using greenery from the grounds of Canons Ashby.
Our popular wreath making workshops are a really enjoyable and relaxed way to get into the festive spirit. Join us on certain days across December for these special events and get your creativity flowing.
Nothing says 'Christmas is here' like putting up a home-made wreath on your front door. Enjoy this workshop with a professional florist and craft your own festive wreath using natural greenery and festive decorations.
What better way to say Merry Christmas than by gifting a selection of homemade truffles? We'll teach you how to make three different flavoured truffles and package them beautifully ready to gift to a loved one (if you can bear to give them away!).
Make yourself or a loved one the perfect Christmas gift using Precious Metal Clay. We’ll teach you all you need to know about working with this wonderful medium and give you the skills you’ll need to make your own beautiful jewellery at home.
Join Chris Daunt, expert wood engraver and Chairman of the Society of Wood Engravers, for a two-day workshop where you will learn wood engraving techniques and produce an engraving. Suitable for beginners and those with experience. 30 Nov - 1 Dec.
Make a recycled fabric wreath which can be used for years to come. Learn the skill of rag rug making to create a unique and colourful decoration, from artist Deborah Hastings. You'll take home a completed wreath ready to hang. All materials,...
Join us for this festive winter workshop run by local artist Beverley Harris. Beverley has been a feltmaker for over 20 years and creates her artwork by drawing all her own designs and then translates them into felt.
Come and see how Lord & Lady Bearsted made Upton House and Gardens the perfect country retreat for their family in the 1930s. You can also discover Lord Bearsted's famous art collection including works by Bosch, Stubbs and Canaletto.
A beautiful wreath can be used in many different ways. From taking centre stage on your table, to welcoming guests at the front door. Either way this workshop is sure to get you into the Christmassy feeling.
Join Guerilla Archaeology and award winning artist Paul Evans in a hands-on creative experiment, recreating works of cave art using ancient materials – and the hands, eyes and brains inherited from our Paleolithic ancestors.
Pat Penno is one of our expert flower arrangers creating the festive floral displays in Buckland Abbey this Christmas. Whether you are a complete beginner or experienced, take away top tips and tricks on how to create your own arrangements at home.
Discover Stackpole’s beautiful stretch of coastline for yourself. With award-winning sandy beaches, tranquil wooded valleys, wildlife-rich lily ponds, walking trails and watersports, there’s lots to see and do.
Join us at Southwood Farm this December for a drop-in Christmas craft session where you can make your own seasonal decorations. There’ll also be festive flavours to enjoy with refreshments available on-site.
Join artisan florist, Miranda Hackett, for a wreath making workshop using seasonal foliage and berries. Miranda will demonstrate making a loose and naturally styled wreath then help you create your own beautiful design, either to hang on your own...