Beautiful locations and an exceptional team
Camberley Cricket Club
A lovely location and popular with local clubs and societies, it is easy to see why with its great views from the floor to ceiling height doors lining the room that open in the summer onto the balcony where you can take inspiration for your art or even draw or paint outside. There is lots of free parking and full disabled access making it a wonderful venue for our classes.
St Jude’s Church
The church is built in mid-14th century style with a nave, chancel, transept and tower. Outside, it is of Kentish rag with Bath stone dressing, and internally the walls are of coloured brick with courses of Kentish rag and Bath stone. The font is of Caen stone and stood originally in the entry beneath the tower. Our art classes are being held in the Monsell Room, it’s just off the main church with its own entrance, it has full disabled access and parking. It is a quiet space, with beautiful walls and stunning stained glass windows. It is lovely and cool in summer and cosy in the winter, a beautiful, tranquil space to create beautiful art.
Norden Farm Centre for the Arts
Norden Farm is welcoming to everyone, whether they come to see, to listen, to perform, to participate, to learn, or just to relax and enjoy the lovely buildings. Set in the West of Maidenhead, it is a venue that is easy to access and has plenty of free parking.
Ellesborough stands at the edge of the Chilterns Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Coombe Hill memorial and Cymbeline’s Mount are within its boundaries. The hall is a charming place for groups to meet and work, is very peaceful with inspiring views and excellent facilities.
Windsor Racecourse is a stunning venue with a lovely views overlooking the racetrack. Classes are held on non-race days so they are easy to get to, there is free parking, disabled access and the beautiful grounds which we are welcomed to use are inspiring.
Princes Risborough Baptist Church
Hosting classes at the Baptist Church on Bell Street. The classes are held in the upper hall which is a bright and airy. The church has been a fixture of the town for over 300 hundred years, there is a lovely atmosphere in which to create beautiful art. There is plentiful free parking and all the facilities have disabled access.
Wisdom Centre is a beautiful venue with excellent facilities. The Centre is an oasis of calm set amongst lovely gardens and is located in the heart of the small historic market town of Romsey in Hampshire. There is full disabled access, some parking and the creative room where we hold our classes is filled with light.
Hangar Farm Arts Centre
Hanger Farm Arts Centre is located in Totton. An 18th-century converted barn, it offers a beautiful space in the gallery in which we hold our classes. There is a peaceful atmosphere, café where you can buy refreshments, ample parking and full disabled access.
Sonning Golf Club
A truly beautiful and tranquil venue for our Reading classes, the conservatory has beautiful views across the terrace to the golf course. It is an atmospheric space with lots of wonderful natural daylight and superb facilities making this venue a joy to attend. There is lots of free parking and full disabled access.
Waltham St Lawrence
Located in the very picturesque village of Waltham St Lawrence within easy driving distance of Reading, Twyford and Sonning our evening class is being held at the heart of the village in a spacious and convenient venue. There is lots of free parking and a truly wonderful pub opposite where you can retire to discuss your latest creations.
Welwyn Garden City Golf Club
A warm and friendly venue set in undulating parkland. We will be holding our classes at the Welwyn Golf Club which has a beautiful room for our use flooded with natural daylight and overlooking the immaculate course. There is a lovely and comfortable patio area for alfresco drawing when the weather permits. There is abundant free parking, wonderful facilities and full disabled access for our students.
West Town Farm
A beautiful, organic working farm home to wildlife, an old railway cutting, orchards, stream, meadows and woodland. The Farm works closely with the community on many educational projects and there is a lovely farm shop selling the farm’s organic produce. Our classes are held in the barn which has lots of rustic atmosphere and charm but has excellent facilities. During good weather there are lots of lovely spots to paint and sketch outside. There is parking on site and any disabled parking will be arranged right outside the barn.
Nancy Potter House
The new multi-purpose community hub in Topsham is a contemporary and welcoming space for our art class. As well as housing the new library it has a lovely café area and will be home to numerous local organisations and we are pleased to be one of the first to take advantage of its great facilities.
Roots at Thorpe Farm
Our classes at Roots, Thorpe Farm are being held in the ‘Parlour’. Taking its name from its original function, the milking parlour, has been beautifully converted into a fantastic meeting space which lends itself to our classes. It has charm, character, is warm and inviting and is an interesting and inspiring place to produce lovely art. There are great facilities including a tea shop, good parking and disabled access making our classes accessible for everyone.
Ushaw College is a former Catholic seminary near the village of Ushaw Moor. It was founded in 1808 by scholars from the English College, Douai, who had fled France after the French Revolution. Probably one of the world’s greatest collection of Pugin family architecture it is truly remarkably beautiful. Our classes are held in the amazing Refectory and the splendour of the space is only matched by the facilities. With free parking just a step away and disabled access it is an inspiring and truly awesome place for an art class.
Wharton Park is a spectacular golf and country club located in Bewdley. Their fantastic facilities are accessible for everyone and there are beautiful views across the greens and terrace from the class windows. In good weather it would be lovely to paint outside and enjoy the lovely green spaces. There is lots of free parking and it is a welcoming and inspiring place to paint and draw.
St George’s Hall
The Hall is a popular and busy community hub for the arts in Bewdley. It is perfect for art classes, easy to get to and accessible for everyone. There is always lots going on, centrally located with a lovely community café, it is a meeting place for those interested in the arts, cinema or just to have a bit to eat. We are so pleased to be hosting our classes here, it is a natural fit for anyone wanting to learn to paint and draw in the Bewdley area.
Raleigh, North Carolina
All Saints Chapel
All Saints Chapel is a beautifully restored church with 140 years of history in the heart of downtown Raleigh, North Carolina. This inspiring space has 18′ ceilings, stained glass windows, and plenty of space to relax and create. There is free parking and wheelchair access.
Morning, evening and afternoon classes available
We are happy to answer any questions you may have but if you would like to see what the classes are like for yourself we can arrange for you to visit your local class, meet the teacher and other students and even join in for a lesson. Call us on 01628 676979 to find out more or book your place.