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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21 May -
10am - 4pm
£98/£95(c) • Friends £96/£93(c)
Over the course of this two-day workshop sculptor Sebastian Rasch shows you how to transform a basic slab of stone into the most elegant sculpture!
You’ll be introduced to a variety of tools and techniques whilst creating your personalised design on a piece of Cotswold stone. This is sure to be an incredibly rewarding weekend learning a new skill and bringing your ideas to life in this rewarding and inspiring medium.Book NowFind Out More
10am - 1pm
£45/£42(c) • Friends £43/£40(c)
Join jewellery designer Stina Richardson, as she guides you through her method of making exquisite, delicate nature-inspired necklaces using sterling silver, pearls and semi-precious stones.
Today’s workshop will be a perfect introduction into jewellery making during which you’ll learn to make high quality jewellery with a bespoke design.
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10am - 3pm
£56/£53(c) • Friends £54/£51(c)
Professional bookbinder and member of the Gloucestershire Guild of Craftsmen, Pamela Richmond is here to offer an introduction to the fascinating art of bookbinding. During today’s workshop you will make a single and multiple section notebook with soft covers where you will then introduce decorative sewing techniques. If you get through that in no time you may also have the chance to make a notepad with a loose hard cover.Book NowFind Out More
10am - 4pm
£70/£67(c) • Friends £68/£65(c)
Join landscape artist Guy Warner to explore the use of colour in landscape painting to produce an acrylic-on-canvas painting. You will be focusing on basic colour theory, investigating the way colours affect each other’s properties and appearance when used together and how a restricted palette can produce a dramatic result.
This will inform the final painting which will be painted in acrylics on a 20 inch square canvas.Add To Waiting ListFind Out More
10am - 1pm
£55/£52(c) • Friends £53/£50(c)
Join glass fuser Simon Alderson and learn to make your own version of these exquisite barn owls.
You will begin with some cutting practice until you’re ready to cut out the bird shape. Once all pieces are cut Simon will guide you through a process of layering fruit to recreate the colouring of the iconic bird. Finally, we’ll be experimenting with application and displacement of frit to create tone and shade.Book NowFind Out More