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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Fri 5

folk roots Scottish pipes


£12/£9(c) • Friends £10/£8(c) • On door £15

A unique and powerful line up, underpinned by rhythmic accordion, fiddle, flute and a backline of drum and bass to create an energetic sound like no other. The band are able to proudly claim to be the only band to host Highland and Uilleann pipes together within one dazzling and charismatic group.

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Sat 6
10am - 4pm

professional series young people photography

So You Want To Be A Photographer

£25 • Friends £20

For ages 12-15 Today’s workshop is led by Rupert Russell who gives us a glimpse into the working life of a freelance photographer. Equipped with his amazing portfolio of work and kit, Rupert will challenge every young photographer through a series of brilliant practical assignments aimed at giving a taste of professional practice, assisting with trouble-shooting, composing the shot, lighting to create a collection of stunning images.

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Sat 13
2pm - 4pm

chocolate family fun painting drawing

The Art of Chocolate

£30 • Friends £28

Chocolate is such a flexible material that changes and beautifully transforms – making it an ideal medium for drawing and sculpting. You’ll try mark making with brushes, building up and melting down structures and probably quite a bit of tasting (ssh!). Just in time for a scrumptious Fathers’ Day treat, you’ll make a piece of chocol-art to treasure and give to Dad … if it makes it home in one piece! Nom nom.

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Sun 14
10am - 4pm

life drawing human form unusual poses
Lunch Deal

Extreme Life Drawing

£67/£64(c) • Friends £65/£62(c) • Lunch £6.50

Use your own choice of drawing materials such as charcoal, graphite, inks and pencil to create large format drawings as well as smaller sketches while the models hold their unusual poses. These exciting compositions will involve balance and trapeze, removing the confines of the floor to create some really innovative effects.

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