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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Sat 1
10am - 4pm

make-up special effecs illusions ageing ballet opera

Make Up for Theatre & Stage

£30 • Friends £28

Jodie from Aponi shares her best-kept secrets from behind the scenes. You will learn specialist make-up techniques such as facial illusions, ageing and gender change as well as face painting, stage sfx, performance make-up for circus, ballet and opera, and an introduction to complimentary hair and costume. This colourful workshop is perfect for those with an interest in theatrical make-up who want to know what goes on before the curtain rolls up!

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Sat 1
10am - 2pm

mosaic workshop working together 1 adult + 1 child

Mosaic Mirrors

£38/Friends 1 Adult 1 Child £361 Adult 1 Child £38Friends 1 Adult 1 Child £36

Our resident artist and mosaic marvel Emma Leith takes you through the mosaic process from designing to cutting to grouting, with elements both of you can enjoy. Today’s workshop is for one adult and one child only.

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Sun 2
10am - 11:30am

restorative gentle no-tree-hugging mindfulness

Mindful Yoga - taster session

£10 • Friends £7

Say hello to restorative yoga teacher Catherine Forrester. Catherine combines gentle hatha yoga with simple mindfulness meditation to help you to slow down, bringing strength, ease and comfort without impossible poses or complicated philosophy. This one-off taster session is the perfect for those who want to find space, ease and peace as Catherine introduces gentle, flowing movement and short periods of mindful meditation to free the breath and connect us to sensation in the body.

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Tue 4
6:30pm - 9pm

plant creams cheesecake vegan posset

Art of Asparagasm - Summer Sweets & Desserts

£30 • Friends £28

In our second serving of Asparagasm goodness, head chef Lauren Lovatt returns with a medley of mouth-watering sweets, free from gluten, dairy and refined sugars. Lauren will showcase a number of desserts including raw pastries and biscuits, plant-based creams and summer cheesecake, before you move on to make your own lemon posset and nut-free mousse.

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Wed 5
10:30am - 11:30am

sketching join in no pressure drawing

Sketch Cafe for July

Free entry

Run by resident illustrator and passionate sketcher Eve Coy, these monthly sessions are just the ticket for those wanting to explore and discover different methods of sketching. Whether you’re a seasoned sketcher looking to share your passion, or a drawing novice daunted by the blank page, Eve has plenty of tips and tricks up her sleeve that will have you sketching away in no time. Bring along your own sketchbook and pencils and enjoy an hour of doodling in the Vestry Café.

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