Prema is the envy of many a metropolitan venue

Prema is a family friendly Arts Centre, promoting performance, live music and art exhibitions as well as accessible workshops, classes and creative experiences for kids and adults.

Prema, near Dursley in the Stroud valleys, offers an affordable day out for all folk in the South West.

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Featured Events

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Wed 25
10:30am - 12pm

crochet yarn crafting friendly coffee

Crochet in the Cafe - January

Free entry

These monthly get-togethers are perfect for those looking for a welcoming place to talk all things knitting and crochet with a bunch of friendly, woolly-minded crafters. Hot drinks, cakes and delicious savoury dishes will be available to purchase from the Vestry, so you can enjoy a tasty treat whilst brushing up on your crochet skills. Emma will be on hand if you get your threads in a twist, or if you’re lacking inspiration and need a new project to get stuck in to.

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Sat 28
10am - 4pm

photography technical learning demystification

Your Camera Unboxed

£37/£34(c) • Friends £35/£32(c)

Whether it’s a DSLR you’ve recently received for Christmas, or a compact camera that’s been waiting to come out of its box for months, photographer Rupert Russell is here to teach you how to get the very best out of your device!

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Sat 28
10am - 2pm

8-12yrs cycle sequences design drawing

Drawing for Animation - Zoetropes

£20 • Friends £18

Join Aardman animator Will Becher and published illustrator (and our resident artist) Eve Coy for an exciting introduction to animation. Learn to animate simple cycle sequences to create an illusion of motion that will allow your drawings to come to life! This enchanting, traditional technique adds a whole new dynamic to your drawings and is an exciting challenge for budding artists and animation enthusiasts alike. For ages 8-12

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2 Feb -
30 Mar
7pm - 9pm

clay ceramics carving pottery

The Potting Shed

£89/£86(c) • Friends £87/£84(c)

Our friend and ceramic artist Geg Fayle has kitted out her garden studio near Slimbridge and is inviting budding potters to join her for some ceramic experimentation! With expert guidance and tuition, you will learn how to hand-build, throw on a wheel, decorate, carve and glaze.

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Tue 7
3:45pm - 4:30pm

6-8years creative dance ballet form

Creative Ballet Taster for ages 6-8

£8 • Friends £6

Want to give ballet a try but aren’t yet ready to commit to a weekly class? Creative dance practitioner Keziah Benbow is here with a one-off taster class, designed to introduce you to the basics of ballet in a free and creative way. Spend a fun-packed session exploring the different elements of ballet through a number of exciting activities devised to give you a flavour of what a weekly class would entail. Keziah will be running a weekly class later on in the term for those who can’t seem to keep their feet still and want to continue on a regular basis. For ages 6-8

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