Workshops

We run courses & workshop at Alchemy 198, Gloucester Road

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 alchemygloucesterroad@gmail.com

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

To book your place pop into Room 212 or send us an email. Details here

 

Willow Wreath Workshop

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

Needlefelting at Glos Rd Central Mayfest, May 4th

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

Weave a Willow Owl, June 29th

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

Weave a Willow Hare July 20th

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

Needlefelt workshop June 1st

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

Glos Rd Central Mayfest 4th May, 10am – 5pm

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

Creative Watercolour Workshop 7th April 10am-4pm

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

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