We are now running courses & workshops at our neighbouring gallery cafe bar, Alchemy 198 Informal creative gatherings take place in the main bar such as the Creative Club with Debby Bird every Friday 10.30 – 12.30 while workshops take place 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 firstname.lastname@example.org
All courses are for beginners or improvers. Prices vary depending on times and materials.
Learn to Paint with Emma Catherine. Has your time in Lockdown inspired you to learn how to paint? Are you itching to unleash your creativity, want to learn how to use painting to lift your mood or experiment with new techniques? Or would you like to paint something unique to put on your wall? Now... View Article
Feb 11th 6-8pm at Alchemy 198 Make a heart for your loved one in time for Valentine’s Day or to hang in your home all year round, and learn to sculpt with willow. Sarah Edwards will be running her popular Willow Weaving Workshops at Alchemy 198. Using locally sourced willow, experienced tutor Sarah Jayne Edwards... View Article
Exciting one-off workshop at our sister gallery Alchemy 198 Turn plastic wrappers, electric cables, old jewellery and other random waste materials into an amazing clutch bag, table mat or piece of art. Beginners and experienced weavers will explore the excitement of weaving with unconventional materials to make items which are both lovely and good for... View Article
A lovely workshop for you, your friends and family. Enjoy the local festive community spirit and join renowned local willow sculptor Sarah Jayne At Alchemy 198 on Gloucester Road – she’ll be on hand to guide you in to creating a wonderful natural Christmas wreath – a splendid addition to any front door this season.... View Article
Elaine Jones of Caster Creations will be giving a taste of her needlefelting workshops during our Glos Rd Central Mayfest on May 4th 10am – 5pm. Join her at a table set up on the pavement in front of Room 212 and have a go! If you feel inspired to learn more then sign up... View Article
Another popular Willow Weaving Workshop will take place in the Downstairs Gallery at Alchemy 198 run by experience tutor Sarah Jayne Edwards Create your own Willow Owl. 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.... View Article
Due to popular demand Sarah Jayne Edwards will return to to run another Willow Weaving Workshop at Alchemy 198. Create your own life size Willow Hare. Perfect as a gift or for your home or garden. Full day course with hour break for lunch. £60 per person. Max 8 people. Soup, sandwiches and drinks available... View Article
This needle felting workshop is perfect for anyone who already enjoys being creative and crafting at home, or who enjoys attending craft workshops and learning new skills. It’s a great way to give yourself some time out from your busy week and spend a few hours with like minded people. Brought to you by the... View Article
The Glos Rd Central Mayfest, our annual community fair, is on Saturday May 4th. This immensely popular event takes place outside all the shops businesses on our section of Gloucester Road. A highlight of the day is the arrival of the Jack in the Green procession at 3.30pm but there’s lots going on before and... View Article
Explore the jewel-like colours and evocative qualities of watercolour through fun and supportive exercises with award winning artist and qualified teacher Emma Burleigh. Develop confidence to paint expressively and intuitively, and give yourself permission to enjoy the unexpected, to have fun and to make ‘mistakes’. Time will be spent learning watercolour skills including how to... View Article
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
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