Workshops

We run courses & workshop at Alchemy 198, Gloucester Road

We are now running courses at Alchemy 198   Informal creative gatherings take place in the main bar and full day workshops in the Downstairs Gallery.

If you are a tutor who would like to put on a class, or are keen to run a group then please contact us alchemygloucesterroad@gmail.com

All courses are for beginners or improvers. Prices vary depending on times and materials.

Willow Weaving Workshops

   

Sarah Edwards will be running her popular Willow Weaving Workshops at Alchemy 198. Using locally sourced willow, experienced tutor Sarah Jayne Edwards will show you how to turn sticks into a 3D sculpture. Discover the creative potential of willow, learn the basic techniques and then weave your own creation to take home. Materials provided but please bring good secateurs and a stanley knife

Tuesday February 12th, 7 – 9.30pm: Weave a Willow Heart. Make a heart for your loved one in time for Valentine’s Day. Cost £20, Max 10 people. Drinks available at Alchemy 198 

To book your place pop into Room 212 or book online Eventbrite

Saturday March 16th, 10am -4pm: Weave a Willow Hare. Create your own life size Willow March Hare.  Perfect as a gift or for your home or garden. Full day course with hour break for lunch. £60 per person. Soup, sandwiches and drinks available at Alchemy 198.

To book your place pop into Room 212 or book online Eventbrite

Saturday April 13th, 10am – 4pm: Weave a Willow Easter Basket. Create a stylish eco friendly option for popping to the shops. Perfect for collecting homegrown produce or Easter eggs. £60 per person. Full day course with hour break for lunch. £60 per person. Soup, sandwiches and drinks available at Alchemy 198.

To book your place pop into Room 212 or book onlineEventbrite

Other classes are also in the pipeline so watch this space…

Creative Club at Alchemy 198

Get creative & meet new friends every Friday morning in the lovely cafe gallery Alchemy 198 starting on February 1st, 10.30am – 12.30pm. The group is led by Room 212 artist Debby Bird, a textile and art teacher with years of experience teaching all around Bristol.   Bring along your unfinished projects or materials to start... View Article

Creative Clubs & Workshops at Alchemy 198

We are putting together a series of clubs and workshops to take place at our neighbouring bar / gallery Alchemy 198 We have already confirmed Willow Weaving Workshops with Sarah Jayne Edwards and will be running the Alchemy Creative Club on Tuesday evenings 7.30-9.30pm and Friday mornings 10.30am -12.30pm with experienced tutor Debby Bird  

Glos Rd Central Mayfest

Saturday May 5th (Bank Holiday weekend) is the day set this year for our Glos Rd Central Mayfest. This is our community fair when shops and businesses on our part of Gloucester Road spill out onto the pavements, offering food, drink, live music, competitions, creative activities and more. Mayfest always coincides with the traditional procession... View Article