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4th April 2019

Easter Family Fun: Stained glass sun catchers

Join us for a family Easter workshop where you can design a decorative sun catcher inspired by the stained glass at the Charterhouse. Discover the stories behind our remarkable historic stained glass before creating a striking sun catcher to hang at home. Shine bright and welcome the warmth of Spring.

Children must be accompanied by an adult. Suitable for children age 4-13 and their families. £4 per child. Booking essential

4th April 2019

Easter Family Fun: Stained glass sun catchers

Join us for a family Easter workshop where you can design a decorative sun catcher inspired by the stained glass at the Charterhouse. Discover the stories behind our remarkable historic stained glass before creating a striking sun catcher to hang at home. Shine bright and welcome the warmth of Spring.

Children must be accompanied by an adult. Suitable for children age 4-13 and their families. £4 per child. Booking essential

13th December 2018

Art workshop: Charcoal interiors with light

Spend a day creating a rich charcoal study of the historic Charterhouse interiors. Learn how to express light and space through charcoal and mark-making while exclusively exploring the varied architecture from across six centuries. Suitable for all levels of experience and ability.

Tutor: Lucy Brennan-Shiel

Cost: £50.00 / Friends £45.00

Book your place here

12th December 2018

Art workshop for adults: Plaster casting from nature

Discover the quick and direct technique of casting from clay impressions in this one-day workshop led by artist and Charterhouse gardener, Ludovik Boden. Source seasonal objects, textures and fragments from the gardens before creating a series of relief sculpture plaques in plaster.

Suitable for all levels of experience and ability. Tutor: Ludovik Boden

Cost: £50.00 / Friends £45.00

Book your place here

15th November 2018

Adult art workshop – Seasonal Marks and Motifs

Enjoy a day igniting your imagination, inspired by the motifs of the Great Chamber ceiling. Sketch, design and create your own motifs, ready to use this Christmas. Investigate the flora, fauna, crests and decorative swirls adorning the ceiling before creating inspiring decorative motifs perfect for the festive season. Suitable for all levels of experience and ability.

Tutor: Alex Roberts

Cost: £50.00 / Friends £45.00

Book your place here

5th November 2018

Wreath Making Workshop

Give your home some festive flair with a beautiful bespoke wreath using trimmings from the Charterhouse garden and a selection of ribbons and decorations. Led by our lovely Head Gardener Kate Robinson, this half-day course is the perfect opportunity to catch up with friends and create your own beautiful Christmas Wreath to decorate your door. Price includes all materials and festive refreshments, but do feel free to bring any favourite decorations to adorn your creation.

Price: £50 Friends of the Charterhouse, £55 non-Friends

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