Workshops

SKETCH UP SATURDAY - PLANT MANIA

Saturday 8th September
10:30 - 1:30pm

£25

This workshop will introduce you to a variety of drawing approaches to improve observation, technique and style. At the end of the session you will have an array of skills that you can master at home.

Each of these workshops will focus on a different theme, using practising illustrators for inspiration, so you can keep on coming to build up a super duper portfolio of work!

The class is very much aimed at beginners, but everyone welcome!

All materials and equipment provided

Click here to book on-line (subject to booking fee) or call 0113 2242284 (no booking fee)

'PLANT GANG EXTRAVAGANZA WEEKEND'

DRINK & DO SPECIAL - PLANT FOOD WORKSHOP

Friday 14th September
6:00 - 8:00pm

£18

Want to try your hand at making and eating ‘raw food’ but finding yourself stuck beyond a simple salad?  Learn how to create healthy, energy-boosting fare on one of our interactive and immersive food workshops. Spend a fun and sociable few hours slicing, dicing and even rolling your way to becoming a vegan ‘raw food’ culinary artist.  

You eat what you make...so that’s dinner sorted!

(Bring your own bottle welcome!)

In collaboration with The Happy Caterpillar

Click here to book on-line (subject to booking fee) or call 0113 2242284 (no booking fee)

PLANT GANG EXTRAVAGANZA WEEKEND'

SILVER JEWELLERY MAKING - LEAF PENDANT

Saturday  15th September
10:30 - 1:30pm

£35

Design and make a fabulous leaf pendant. First you will learn basic jewellery making techniques such as using the piercing saw, filing, shaping, forging, soldering, and texturing…phew!! before creating your very own leaf pendant.

All materials are provided and no experience needed.

Sarah also welcomes those who have taken previous jewellery making workshops.

Click here to book on-line (subject to booking fee)
or call 0113 2242284 (no booking fee)

PLANT GANG EXTRAVAGANZA WEEKEND'

EASY MACRAME PLANT HANGERS

Saturday 15th September
2:30 - 4:30pm

£15

These simple and easy to make plant hangers are perfect for indoors and out! Anyone can do them and once you know how you won’t to stop…you may have seen them all over the Bowery!
Expect to make 2/3 within the workshop and additional demo’s will be given in other knotting and weaving ideas.

Click here to book on-line (subject to booking fee) or call 0113 2242284 (no booking fee)

PLANT GANG EXTRAVAGANZA WEEKEND'

PLAY WITH CLAY SPECIAL - PORCELAIN PLANT ERS

Sunday 16th September
2:30 - 4:30pm

£30

Explore a variety of traditional hand building techniques and create your very own Porcelain Planters to take pride of place in your home/garden! 

All materials and tools provided.

Click here to book on-line (subject to booking fee) or call 0113 2242284 (no booking fee)

COFFEE SCHOOL

Thursday 20th September
6:30 - 8:30pm

£30

This workshop is pitched at beginners and is run by our head barista Ged. Whether you want to understand a little more about how coffee is made or how to get the most out of your machine at home, we will take you through the basics. Within the 2 hour workshop you will understand how to grind coffee, make key drinks on the menu, steam and foam milk as well as having a go at trying to master latte art.

Click here to book on-line (subject to booking fee)
or call 0113 2242284 (no booking fee)

IMPROVE YOUR VOICE - SINGING WORKSHOP

Saturday 22nd September
10:30 - 2:30pm

£40

The internationally acclaimed soprano singer Katy Kelly will be at the Bowery providing step-by-step support, giving you hints and tips on how to improve your singing whatever your ability. The outcome will be increased relaxation and confidence.

Click here to book on-line (subject to booking fee) or call 0113 2242284 (no booking fee)

DRINK & DRAW - FELT TIP FRENZY

'COFFEE CUP ART'

Friday 28th September
6:00 - 8:00pm

£15

If you’ve always wanted to have a go at creating a piece of artwork but are too nervous to join a class, then why not come along for an informal evening of drawing, painting & printing. The tutor will guide the sessions so you can just turn up and enjoy a glass or two of wine, listen to the music and get creative!

The class is aimed at beginners but all levels welcome.

Click here to book on-line (subject to booking fee) or call 0113 2242284 (no booking fee)

DRINK & DO - ‘GEO T.LIGHTS USING AIR DRYING CLAY'

Friday 5th October
6:00 - 8:00pm

£15

Due to the huge success of our Drink and Draw, we’ve come up with a once a month crafting session for all those who would prefer to make. The tutor will guide the sessions so you can just turn up and enjoy a glass or two of wine, listen to the music and get creative! The class is suitable for everyone...even the more advanced

(Bring your own bottle welcome!)

Click here to book on-line (subject to booking fee)
or call 0113 2242284 (no booking fee)

PERSONALISED METAL STAMPING

Sunday 7th October
10:30 - 12:30pm

£30

In this session you will learn to make your own personalised hand stamped jewellery. This can include bracelets, pendants and keyrings. After a chance to practice with different stamps, fonts and hammers you will make a selection of jewellery to take home with you.
There will be course notes for you to take home, with full instructions on what tools you've used and where you can buy tools and materials.

Click here to book on-line (subject to booking fee) or call 0113 2242284 (no booking fee)

SKETCH UP SATURDAY - ANIMAL PORTRAITS

Saturday 13th October
10:30 - 1:30pm

£25

This workshop will introduce you to a variety of drawing approaches to improve observation, technique and style. At the end of the session you will have an array of skills that you can master at home.

Each of these workshops will focus on a different theme, using practising illustrators for inspiration, so you can keep on coming to build up a super duper portfolio of work!

The class is very much aimed at beginners, but everyone welcome!

All materials and equipment provided

Click here to book on-line (subject to booking fee) or call 0113 2242284 (no booking fee)

COFFEE SCHOOL

Thursday 18th October
6:30 - 8:30pm

£30

This workshop is pitched at beginners and is run by our head barista Ged. Whether you want to understand a little more about how coffee is made or how to get the most out of your machine at home, we will take you through the basics. Within the 2 hour workshop you will understand how to grind coffee, make key drinks on the menu, steam and foam milk as well as having a go at trying to master latte art.

Click here to book on-line (subject to booking fee)
or call 0113 2242284 (no booking fee)

DRINK & DRAW - AUTOMATIC DRAWING

'EXHIBITION SPECIAL'

Friday 19th October
6:00 - 8:00pm:

£15

If you’ve always wanted to have a go at creating a piece of artwork but are too nervous to join a class, then why not come along for an informal evening of drawing, painting & printing. The tutor will guide the sessions so you can just turn up and enjoy a glass or two of wine, listen to the music and get creative!

The class is aimed at beginners but all levels welcome.

Click here to book on-line (subject to booking fee) or call 0113 2242284 (no booking fee)

KNITTED ‘MACRAME’ SHOPPER

Sunday 20th October
10:30 - 2:30pm

£35

This workshop is aimed at knitting novices who would like to get more needle practice. Depending on skill and speed, beginners can expect to complete one side of their bag and those with more experience may be able to complete the whole bag during the workshop. In any event, each half of the bag is worked separately and the finishing-off techniques will be demonstrated. All materials provided and Needles are yours to keep!

Click here to book on-line (subject to booking fee) or call 0113 2242284 (no booking fee)

PHOTO WALK WORKSHOP ‘ URBANSCAPES'

Saturday 27th October
10:30 -13:30pm

£30

Wrap up warm and join Kathy on her walk in and around Headingley. She will be sharing her skills and techniques to help you take a better picture. The class is aimed at beginners but all welcome to join the walk if you’re looking for a bit of inspiration. Bring your digital camera with you.
Everyone will start and finish at the Bowery.

Click here to book on-line (subject to booking fee) or call 0113 2242284 (no booking fee)

CANDLE MAKING 'TEA AND CAKE COMBO'

Saturday 3rd November
10:30 - 1:00pm:

£25

Create your own poured candles using natural soy wax and essential oils in vintage teacups. We'll be making 'cinnamon bun' and 'spice cake' scents that are perfect for the lead up to Christmas and would make great gifts. You'll learn about blending essential oils, what wicks and wax work best, how to colour your candles and lots of tips on how to continue creating candles at home. All ingredients for the candles are kind on the lungs and suitable for people with asthma and other respiratory conditons that shop bought candles can create problems for.

Please not that candles work best if left in the same place for at least 24 hours to set so it is advised that you collect them a couple of days later.

Click here to book on-line (subject to booking fee) or call 0113 2242284 (no booking fee)

DRINK AND DO - ROTARY PRINT WRAPPING PAPER

Friday 9th November 6:00 - 8:00pm

£15

Due to the huge success of our Drink and Draw, we’ve come up with a once a month crafting session for all those who would prefer to make. The tutor will guide the sessions so you can just turn up and enjoy a glass or two of wine, listen to the music and get creative! The class is suitable for everyone...even the more advanced

(Bring your own bottle welcome!)

 

Click here to book on-line (subject to booking fee) or call 0113 2242284 (no booking fee)

CHRISTMAS SNOW GLOBES

Saturday 10th November
10:30 -12pm

£18

Create a unique retro snow globe using small objects, illustrations and glitter. This fun and informative workshop is a perfect way to get into the festive mood.

Click here to book on-line (subject to booking fee) or call 0113 2242284 (no booking fee)

SATURDAY SKETCH UP - 'CHRISTMAS CHARACTERS

Saturday 17th November
10:30 - 1:00pm:

£18

This workshop will introduce you to a variety of drawing approaches to improve observation, technique and style. At the end of the session you will have an array of skills that you can master at home.

Each of these workshops will focus on a different theme, using practising illustrators for inspiration, so you can keep on coming to build up a super duper portfolio of work!

The class is very much aimed at beginners, but everyone welcome!

All materials and equipment provided.

Click here to book on-line (subject to booking fee) or call 0113 2242284 (no booking fee)

COFFEE SCHOOL

Thursday 22nd November
6:30 - 8:30pm

£30

This workshop is pitched at beginners and is run by our head barista Ged. Whether you want to understand a little more about how coffee is made or how to get the most out of your machine at home, we will take you through the basics. Within the 2 hour workshop you will understand how to grind coffee, make key drinks on the menu, steam and foam milk as well as having a go at trying to master latte art.

Click here to book on-line (subject to booking fee) or call 0113 2242284 (no booking fee)

JEWELLERY MAKING - SILVER EARRINGS

Saturday 24th November
10:30 -13:30pm

£35

Learn basic jewellery making techniques such as using the piercing saw, filing, shaping, forging , soldering and texturing with local designer maker Sarah Catterall. You will use these techniques to make a beautiful pair of drop earrings, making them the perfect present.

Everything provided just turn up and get started.

Click here to book on-line (subject to booking fee) or call 0113 2242284 (no booking fee)

DRINK & DRAW -‘LITTLE RED RIDING HOOD' EXHIBITION SPECIAL 

 

Friday 30th November
6:00 - 8:00pm:

£15

If you’ve always wanted to have a go at creating a piece of artwork but are too nervous to join a class, then why not come along for an informal evening of drawing, painting & printing. The tutor will guide the sessions so you can just turn up and enjoy a glass or two of wine, listen to the music and get creative!

The class is aimed at beginners but all levels welcome.

Click here to book on-line (subject to booking fee) or call 0113 2242284 (no booking fee)

PORCELAIN TREE HANGINGS

Saturday 1st December
10:30 - 12:30pm

£25

With guidance from our regular ceramics tutor Katie, you will design and make your own beautiful white porcelain Christmas tree decorations, This is a perfect workshop just before Christmas and hangings can be personalised for that extra special gift.

Click here to book on-line (subject to booking fee) or call 0113 2242284 (no booking fee)

WREATH MAKING

Sunday 9th December
10:30 -12:30pm

£35

Using the very best seasonal foliage , local florist Lizzie will show you how to make a stunning wreath to adorn your door this Christmas.

All materials are provided and no experience neccessary

Click here to book on-line (subject to booking fee) or call 0113 2242284 (no booking fee)

DRINK & DO - LINO PRINT PATTERN BAUBLES

Friday 14th December
6:00 - 8:00pm:

£15

Due to the huge success of our Drink and Draw, we’ve come up with a once a month crafting session for all those who would prefer to make. The tutor will guide the sessions so you can just turn up and enjoy a glass or two of wine, listen to the music and get creative! The class is suitable for everyone...even the more advanced

(Bring your own bottle welcome!)

Click here to book on-line (subject to booking fee) or call 0113 2242284 (no booking fee)

DRINK AND DRAW - DIY CUT & PASTE PRINTS

Friday 21st December
6:00 - 8:00pm

£15

If you’ve always wanted to have a go at creating a piece of artwork but are too nervous to join a class, then why not come along for an informal evening of drawing, painting & printing. The tutor will guide the sessions so you can just turn up and enjoy a glass or two of wine, listen to the music and get creative!

The class is aimed at beginners but all levels welcome.

Click here to book on-line (subject to booking fee) or call 0113 2242284 (no booking fee)