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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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Here's some fantastic one off workshops for your creative young people. We've two new brilliant workshops for teens pondering their options when it comes to a career in art and design, and a host of exciting workshops for kids from 6 years upwards.

October

Sat 14
10am - 2pm

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Shadow Box Dioramas

£28 • Friends £26

Create miniature imaginary worlds for your own characters with our resident illustrator Hannah Dyson. Use a mixture of different media including paper cutting, collage, pen and inks to create charming creatures and construct enchanting jewel like environments. Make your stories come to life with these tiny three-dimensional scenes – perfect for imaginative youngsters aged 6-10.

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Wed 25
10am - 1pm

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It's The Bomb!

£30 • Friends £28

We warmly welcome natural skincare expert Kelly Allan to Prema for this explosive one-day workshop. You’ll be whipping up magical concoctions using organic ingredients and testing out different scents with herbs and essential oils. Using a variety of shapes and moulds you’ll be creating a number of fizzy bath bombs, bath melts and soap balls to make your bath experience frothier and foamier than ever! Suitable for age 7+

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November

Sat 18
10am - 2pm

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So You Want To Be In Television

£28 • Friends £26

Have you ever fancied working in telly but not sure where to start? You’ve watched the credits and can’t tell your runner from your dolly grip? Acclaimed producer Amy Joyce takes you on a whistle-stop tour of television production from set design to casting and directing to editing. Armed with the knowledge of how programming, commissioning and all the gubbins come together to make a programme we’ll be joined by development guru Liz Gaskell to discover precisely what happens before and after the camera starts rolling as you devise your own game show and put into practice some of the tools and elements you need to work in TV. Suitable for ages 12-15.

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December

Sat 9
10am - 4pm

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Creating Characters & Creatures

£30 • Friends £28

Explore the magic of drawing with children’s book illustrator Katz Cowley, You will invent your own wonderful and wacky characters and creatures, with lots of top tips and illustration secrets from behind the scenes of Katz's books along the way to discover how her characters are born and come to life. We will be exploring fun ways to express yourself through the magic of mark-making using a number of illustrative techniques designed to stretch your imagination to its fullest. Suitable for ages 8-12.

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