Workshops

MONTHLY LIFE DRAWING 

Saturday 2nd October
10:30-1:30pm

£35

Why not join us for our monthly Life Drawing session. This tutor led workshop is aimed at those who haven’t done much drawing but would like to give it a go.

Such a great way to start your weekend, perhaps grab a coffee and immerse yourself in abit of Saturday morning ‘me’ time.

Everything provided. Aimed at beginners but all welcome.

ALL MATERIALS PROVIDED

SMALL CLASS SIZES

BOOK HERE (subject to booking fee) or call 0113 2242284 (no booking fee)

INTRODUCTION TO PATTERN CUTTING - RESTYLE / REFIT

Saturday 9th October
10:30-2:30pm

£45

Depending on your ability and specific requirements the tutor will guide your learning so you get the most out of the morning. 

 By working on scaled down mini A4 patterns you will learn to art of re-grading/resizing. We will then consider body shape and how to make the necessary adjustments depending on various fit problems

 The session will finish by learning the art of basic pattern
manipulation techniques to re-style/re-shape patterns to suit. 

 This workshop is for advanced beginners and those who are self taught and want a little more guidance.

SMALL CLASS SIZES

BOOK HERE  (subject to booking fee) or call 0113 2242284 (no booking fee)

OIL PAINTING FOR BEGINNERS

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

£45

You will complete a series of working paintings to get a feel for the medium, understand various painting techniques, colour mixing and depth of field.

Please note this workshop is very much aimed at beginners with no previous experience but anyone is welcome to turn up and have a play!

ALL MATERIALS PROVIDED, NO EXPERIENCE NECESSARY

SMALL CLASS SIZES

BOOK HERE  (subject to booking fee) or call 0113 2242284 (no booking fee)

COFFEE SCHOOL

Friday 15th October
6:00 -8:00pm

£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.

ALL MATERIALS PROVIDED

SMALL CLASS SIZES

BOOK HERE (subject to booking fee) or call 0113 2242284 (no booking fee)

DRINK & DRAW - FRIDA KAHLO

Friday 15th October
6:00-8:00pm

£18

If you fancy getting creative but are too nervous to join a class, then why not come along for an informal evening of drawing /painting / printing / making.

The tutor will guide the sessions, so enjoy the music and be inspired!

The class is aimed at beginners but all levels welcome.

BOOK HERE  (subject to booking fee) or call 0113 2242284 (no booking fee)

JESMONITE COASTERS

Saturday 16th October
10:30 -12:30pm

£25

Calico Collective will be delivering a series of Terrazzo/Marble Coaster workshops using Jesmonite - a safe and environmentally conscious alternative to traditional resin-based products. Jesmonite is a water & acrylic based, solvent free product - making it safe for many uses.

Within the workshop, you will be guided in creating two square Jesmonite Coasters - one with a colourful terrazzo design and the other in a marble effect, both in the colours of your choice! 

You will have the chance to experiment with the material and learn about how to create both effects, as well as learning the sanding and sealing process.

ALL MATERIALS PROVIDED

SMALL CLASS SIZES

BOOK HERE (subject to booking fee) or call 0113 2242284 (no booking fee)

JEWELLERY MAKING - SILVER BANGLE

Sunday 17th October
10:00-1:30pm

£50

Learn basic jewellery making techniques such as using the piercing saw, filing, shaping, forging, soldering and texturing with local designer maker Sarah Catteral. 

You will then use these techniques to design and make a sterling silver bangle. Sarah also welcomes those who have taken previous jewellery making workshops. Level: 

All welcome, everything provided

SMALL CLASS SIZES

BOOK HERE  (subject to booking fee) or call 0113 2242284 (no booking fee)

JEWELLERY MAKING - STUD EARRINGS

Sunday 17th October
2:30-5:00pm

£45

Learn basic jewellery making techniques such as using the piercing saw, filing, shaping, forging, soldering and texturing with local designer maker Sarah Catteral.

You will then use these techniques to make a pair of sterling silver hooped studs. Various details / shapes can also be added to your studs, depending on individual tastes. Sarah also welcomes those who have taken previous jewellery making workshops. 

Level: All welcome, everything provided.

SMALL CLASS SIZES

BOOK HERE  (subject to booking fee) or call 0113 2242284 (no booking fee)

CANDLE MAKING

Saturday 23rd October
10:30-1:00pm

£35

This workshop will guide you through how to make a beautiful handmade soy-wax candle using high quality essential oils.

You will be given a choice of oils to mix and match, either for their aromatherapy qualities or their gorgeous smell.

You will make two candles in amber glass jars, and can be labelled up with a personalised message making them a truly great gift...or just keep them both and enjoy!!

ALL MATERIALS PROVIDED, NO EXPERIENCE NECESSARY

SMALL CLASS SIZES

BOOK HERE  (subject to booking fee) or call 0113 2242284 (no booking fee)

MAKE FRIENDS WITH A SEWING MACHINE - PJ BOTTOMS

Saturday 30th October
10:30-3:00pm

£45

The is a good all round introduction to Sewing. This class is suitable for beginners even those new to sewing…that’s how easy it is!! 

Make yourself a cosy pair of Pyjama Bottoms for the cold winter nights curled up in front of the telly. You will start by adapting the pattern to fit,  cutting out and sewing up. 

Suitable for beginners, even those new to sewing…that’s how easy it is!!

LEVEL: BEGINNERS

ALL MATERIALS PROVIDED, NO EXPERIENCE NECESSARY

SMALL CLASS SIZES

BOOK HERE  (subject to booking fee) or call 0113 2242284 (no booking fee)

INTRODUCTION TO MODERN CALLIGRAPHY

Saturday  6th November
10:30 -12:30pm

£30

Join Jules from Now Then, Sunshine! as she teaches a fun, relaxed introduction to the art of modern calligraphy. Using a brush-pen, you’ll explore the fundamentals of brush-lettering, learn different strokes and letter shapes and practise the alphabet. At the end you’ll take home a quote on a greetings card that you’ll have lettered yourself!

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

WHAT’S INCLUDED: All materials and equipment provided, although if you have a particular quote you’d like to letter then bring it along (although perhaps keep it relatively short).

SMALL CLASS SIZES

ALL MATERIALS PROVIDED, NO EXPERIENCE NECESSARY

BOOK HERE   (subject to booking fee) or call 0113 2242284 (no booking fee)

MONTHLY LIFE DRAWING 

Saturday 6th November
2:00-5:00pm

£35

Why not join us for our monthly Life Drawing session. This tutor led workshop is aimed at those who haven’t done much drawing but would like to give it a go.
Such a great way to start your weekend, perhaps grab a coffee and immerse yourself in abit of Saturday morning ‘me’ time.

Everything provided. Aimed at beginners but all welcome.

ALL MATERIALS PROVIDED

SMALL CLASS SIZES

BOOK HERE (subject to booking fee) or call 0113 2242284 (no booking fee)

SOAP MAKING

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

£35

Making your own soap is incredibly satisfying and it’s super easy when you know how, especially when you’ve chosen your own essential oils. This soap making workshop uses only natural ingredient, so no nasties known as ‘melt and pour’ soap as your base.

Please note you will need to leave your makes at the Bowery for at least 24 hours to enable them to set (we can keep them for longer if need be)

ALL MATERIALS PROVIDED

SMALL CLASS SIZES

BOOK HERE (subject to booking fee) or call 0113 2242284 (no booking fee)

SOAP MAKING

Sunday 7th November
2:00-4:00pm

£35

Making your own soap is incredibly satisfying and it’s super easy when you know how, especially when you’ve chosen your own essential oils. This soap making workshop uses only natural ingredient, so no nasties known as ‘melt and pour’ soap as your base.

Please note you will need to leave your makes at the Bowery for at least 24 hours to enable them to set (we can keep them for longer if need be)

ALL MATERIALS PROVIDED

SMALL CLASS SIZES

BOOK HERE (subject to booking fee) or call 0113 2242284 (no booking fee)

COFFEE SCHOOL

Thursday 11th November
6:00 -8:00pm

£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.

ALL MATERIALS PROVIDED

SMALL CLASS SIZES

BOOK HERE (subject to booking fee) or call 0113 2242284 (no booking fee)

DRINK & DRAW - DRAWN TO MUSIC:KANDINSKY

Friday 12th November
6:00-8:00pm

£18

If you fancy getting creative but are too nervous to join a class, then why not come along for an informal evening of drawing /painting / printing / making.

The tutor will guide the sessions, so enjoy the music and be inspired!

BYOB - Bring your own bottle welcome

The class is aimed at beginners but all levels welcome.

BOOK HERE  (subject to booking fee) or call 0113 2242284 (no booking fee)

COFFEE SCHOOL

Friday 12th November
6:00 -8:00pm

£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.

ALL MATERIALS PROVIDED

SMALL CLASS SIZES

BOOK HERE (subject to booking fee) or call 0113 2242284 (no booking fee)

JEWELLERY MAKING - SILVER BANGLE

Saturday 13th November
10:00-1:30pm

£50

Learn basic jewellery making techniques such as using the piercing saw, filing, shaping, forging, soldering and texturing with local designer maker Sarah Catteral. 

You will then use these techniques to design and make a sterling silver bangle. Sarah also welcomes those who have taken previous jewellery making workshops. Level: 

All welcome, everything provided

SMALL CLASS SIZES

BOOK HERE  (subject to booking fee) or call 0113 2242284 (no booking fee)

JEWELLERY MAKING - STUD EARRINGS

Saturday 13th November
2:30-5:00pm

£45

Learn basic jewellery making techniques such as using the piercing saw, filing, shaping, forging, soldering and texturing with local designer maker Sarah Catteral.

You will then use these techniques to make a pair of sterling silver hooped studs. Various details / shapes can also be added to your studs, depending on individual tastes. Sarah also welcomes those who have taken previous jewellery making workshops. 

Level: All welcome, everything provided.

SMALL CLASS SIZES

BOOK HERE  (subject to booking fee) or call 0113 2242284 (no booking fee)

CANDLE MAKING

Sunday 14th November
10:30-12:30pm

£35

This workshop will guide you through how to make a beautiful handmade soy-wax candle using high quality essential oils.

You will be given a choice of oils to mix and match, either for their aromatherapy qualities or their gorgeous smell.

You will make two candles in amber glass jars, and can be labelled up with a personalised message making them a truly great gift...or just keep them both and enjoy!!

ALL MATERIALS PROVIDED, NO EXPERIENCE NECESSARY

SMALL CLASS SIZES

BOOK HERE  (subject to booking fee) or call 0113 2242284 (no booking fee)

CANDLE MAKING

Sunday 14th November
2:00-4:00pm

£35

This workshop will guide you through how to make a beautiful handmade soy-wax candle using high quality essential oils.

You will be given a choice of oils to mix and match, either for their aromatherapy qualities or their gorgeous smell.

You will make two candles in amber glass jars, and can be labelled up with a personalised message making them a truly great gift...or just keep them both and enjoy!!

ALL MATERIALS PROVIDED, NO EXPERIENCE NECESSARY

SMALL CLASS SIZES

BOOK HERE  (subject to booking fee) or call 0113 2242284 (no booking fee)

PLAY WITH CLAY - PORCELAIN TREE HANGINGS

Saturday 20th November
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.

ALL MATERIALS PROVIDED

SMALL CLASS SIZES

BOOK HERE (subject to booking fee) or call 0113 2242284 (no booking fee)

STAINED GLASS - WINDOW HANGING

Saturday 27th November
10:30 -2:30pm

£50

Yorkshire based glass artist Kerry Burgoyne will lead an introductory workshop for beginners. You will learn to score and cut glass safely and competently, grind glass, copper foil, solder and finish your project to take home.  

By the end of the day you will have created your own unique stained glass light catcher to hang in a bright window. The cost includes all materials and tools you will need for the day. The teaching group is small so you will get plenty of help and support throughout.

ALL MATERIALS PROVIDED

SMALL CLASS SIZES

BOOK HERE (subject to booking fee) or call 0113 2242284 (no booking fee)

DRINK & DRAW - DIRTY POUR PAINTING

Friday 3rd December
6:00-8:00pm

£20

If you fancy getting creative but are too nervous to join a class, then why not come along for an informal evening of drawing /painting / printing / making.

The tutor will guide the sessions, so enjoy the music and be inspired!

BYOB - Bring your own bottle welcome

The class is aimed at beginners but all levels welcome.

BOOK HERE  (subject to booking fee) or call 0113 2242284 (no booking fee)

COFFEE SCHOOL

Friday 3th December
6:00 -8:00pm

£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.

ALL MATERIALS PROVIDED

SMALL CLASS SIZES

BOOK HERE (subject to booking fee) or call 0113 2242284 (no booking fee)

SOAP MAKING

Saturday 4th December
10:30-12:30pm

£35

Making your own soap is incredibly satisfying and it’s super easy when you know how, especially when you’ve chosen your own essential oils. This soap making workshop uses only natural ingredient, so no nasties known as ‘melt and pour’ soap as your base.

Please note you will need to leave your makes at the Bowery for at least 24 hours to enable them to set (we can keep them for longer if need be)

ALL MATERIALS PROVIDED

SMALL CLASS SIZES

BOOK HERE (subject to booking fee) or call 0113 2242284 (no booking fee)

SOAP MAKING

Saturday 4th December
2:00-4:00pm

£35

Making your own soap is incredibly satisfying and it’s super easy when you know how, especially when you’ve chosen your own essential oils. This soap making workshop uses only natural ingredient, so no nasties known as ‘melt and pour’ soap as your base.

Please note you will need to leave your makes at the Bowery for at least 24 hours to enable them to set (we can keep them for longer if need be)

ALL MATERIALS PROVIDED

SMALL CLASS SIZES

BOOK HERE (subject to booking fee) or call 0113 2242284 (no booking fee)

CANDLE MAKING

Sunday 5th December
10:30-12:30pm

£35

This workshop will guide you through how to make a beautiful handmade soy-wax candle using high quality essential oils.

You will be given a choice of oils to mix and match, either for their aromatherapy qualities or their gorgeous smell.

You will make two candles in amber glass jars, and can be labelled up with a personalised message making them a truly great gift...or just keep them both and enjoy!!

ALL MATERIALS PROVIDED, NO EXPERIENCE NECESSARY

SMALL CLASS SIZES

BOOK HERE  (subject to booking fee) or call 0113 2242284 (no booking fee)

CANDLE MAKING

Sunday 5th December
2:00-4:00pm

£35

This workshop will guide you through how to make a beautiful handmade soy-wax candle using high quality essential oils.

You will be given a choice of oils to mix and match, either for their aromatherapy qualities or their gorgeous smell.

You will make two candles in amber glass jars, and can be labelled up with a personalised message making them a truly great gift...or just keep them both and enjoy!!

ALL MATERIALS PROVIDED, NO EXPERIENCE NECESSARY

SMALL CLASS SIZES

BOOK HERE  (subject to booking fee) or call 0113 2242284 (no booking fee)

WREATH MAKING

Saturday 11th December
10:30-12:30pm

£35

Using fresh seasonal foliage, we will guide you through the art of making a stunning wreath to hang on your door this Christmas. This is a great workshop for a couple of hours of festive fun and relaxation.

BOOK HERE  (subject to booking fee) or call 0113 2242284 (no booking fee)

WREATH MAKING

Saturday 11th December
2:00-4:00pm

£35

Using fresh seasonal foliage, we will guide you through the art of making a stunning wreath to hang on your door this Christmas. This is a great workshop for a couple of hours of festive fun and relaxation.

BOOK HERE  (subject to booking fee) or call 0113 2242284 (no booking fee)

WREATH MAKING

Sunday 12th December
2:00-4:00pm

£35

Using fresh seasonal foliage, we will guide you through the art of making a stunning wreath to hang on your door this Christmas. This is a great workshop for a couple of hours of festive fun and relaxation.

BOOK HERE  (subject to booking fee) or call 0113 2242284 (no booking fee)

WREATH MAKING

Saturday 18th December
10:30-12:30pm

£35

Using fresh seasonal foliage, we will guide you through the art of making a stunning wreath to hang on your door this Christmas. This is a great workshop for a couple of hours of festive fun and relaxation.

BOOK HERE  (subject to booking fee) or call 0113 2242284 (no booking fee)

WREATH MAKING

Saturday 18th December
2:00-4:00pm

£35

Using fresh seasonal foliage, we will guide you through the art of making a stunning wreath to hang on your door this Christmas. This is a great workshop for a couple of hours of festive fun and relaxation.

BOOK HERE  (subject to booking fee) or call 0113 2242284 (no booking fee)