Art Workshops at Qube: September

Art Workshops at Qube: September

If you want to learn a new skill and meet new people, then our fabulous schedule of art workshops could be just for you! Our Arts and Creativity Officer, Gemma has got a fab range of workshops running throughout September that are perfect for keeping ahead of the artistic curve. Here’s a taster of what’s to come…

Stitch Journal Workshop with Kate Youens

Thursday 7th September 2023 | 13.30 pm – 16.30 pm | £30

Kate Youens will be hosting a one-off session where you’ll learn the technique of slow stitching and use reclaimed and vintage fabric pieces with the aim of making a stitch journal that you can add to at home.

The workshop will create a relaxing and meditative experience with a focus on using the materials we have around us.

Materials and equipment are provided however, feel free to bring along pieces of fabric, threads, and hand sewing equipment you would like to work with.

Felt Bowl Workshop with Chrissie Menzies

Friday 8th September 2023 | 10.30 am – 16.30 am | £50  

A brand-new course for Qube Arts! We have enlisted the professional guidance of textile artist, Chrissie Menzies (of Chrysalis Art to Wear) for creating a felt bowl.

This workshop will explore how to lay out wool fibres over a resist, learning and using traditional wet felting techniques, and making a 3D Felt Bowl.

Materials will be available on the day (at an additional cost), but you will be required to bring along a couple of hand towels and a water sprayer (a plastic milk bottle with holes in the lid will do). Refreshments will be provided, feel free to bring along lunch.

Stained Glass Workshops with Brian Duffy

Friday 15th September | 11 am – 3 pm | £75

Following an incredibly popular last workshop, Brian Duffy from North Wales Creative Glass Studios will be with us again teaching some very lucky students to create their very own stained glass panel.

This four-hour course teaches you the ins and outs of stained-glass creations including designing, cutting, leading and completing a stained-glass panel. Don’t worry, no previous artistic experience is required as pre-made designs will be available, however, you are more than welcome to create your own design.

All materials and equipment are provided and you will be able to take away your very own beautiful stained-glass panel to display in your home! As a side note, please feel free to bring along lunch.

Untutored Life Drawing

Saturday 9th September 2023 & Saturday 23rd August 2023 |10 am – 12pm | £8

Of course, Life Drawing is back for September as it’s nothing short of a staple for us here at Qube.

Our untutored sessions allow you to have an undisturbed two hours to create a masterpiece of your life model in a medium that suits you, that could be paint, pastels, pencils, and more.


Mondays | 11.00am – 1.00pm and 2.00pm-4.00pm | 10 sessions for £80

Develop your creative skills with this fabulous session run by Joseph Schneider. This session is for beginners and anyone looking for some guidance to develop their artistic skills.

Designed to be fun, friendly, and informal, this session also aims to give you the confidence to explore new techniques and mediums so you can get to know what you love working with.

Booking is essential for all of our courses to ensure we have plenty of space for everyone, call 01691 656882 or email