Art & Pottery Workshops and Training
Art Classes in Manchester
We run programmes of creative workshops open to anyone over the age of 16 (apart from Saturday Art Clubs and Family Ceramics which are open to younger people). Spark your creativity with one of our art or pottery sessions and learn a new skill, connect with others or continue your professional development!
If you would like to receive an email when our new art and pottery classes in Manchester go live, you can sign up for the Public Creative Workshops mailing list here, and receive up-to-date, regular information about our exhibitions and events by subscribing to our Gallery Events mailing list. Or check here to see if we have any workshops now booking, alternatively, see below.
Please see cancellation policy and additional workshop-related information at the bottom of this page. Visit here to check if there are any events that have been scheduled recently but have not yet been listed below.
September – December 2021
|Price||Details & Bookings|
|Pottery: Introduction to Throwing on the Wheel|
From October 8th or
From November 5th
SOLD OUT Always wanted to try throwing on the pottery wheel? Sharon will teach you everything you need to know in our bespoke studio! Whether you’ve always wanted to try throwing, have attended an Arc pottery course before, or want to develop your existing skills, our course has been specially designed for you! Details and bookings for October here and November here. VERY LIMITED PLACES!!
October 16th, 11:00-14:00
|Stocvkport Arts & Health Week: Pro Dev, Networking, Arts & Performance Events|
|FREE – £5||Part of #StockportTogetherAgain. Details and bookings here.|
|Introduction to Glass Fusing|
10:30-12:30 or 13:00-15:00
|£27||SOLD OUT Learn, experiment, collaborate and create beautiful and unusual pieces using glass fusing techniques. Details and bookings here.|
|Drink & Doodle Monthly|
|£15||Bookings and details here.|
|Drawing Social at a Distance (Zoom)|
November 17th, 19:00-20:00
|£5.89||Join artist Becca Smith amongst a large group of beginners and creatives, in this collaborative and engaging virtual drawing session. All abilities welcome and encouraged! Details and bookings here.|
|Saturday Art Club October – Halloween Spooktacular!||£0-£20||After last year’s virtual success, we’re thrilled to announce we’ll be donning our best costumes and turning our studio into our own house of horrors on the 30th. There will be a range of ghostly activities to entertain you and your children, from a spooky sing-and-dance-a-long, horror story writing, to creating your own splatter monsters! We’ll also have activities that you can take home to enjoy! Make a donation here.|
Intro to Watercolour Painting 2-Week Course
|£40||From different watercolour techniques, to colour usage and theory, and textural mark making, you will be led by artist Stewart Kelly to complete exercises and experiment to create watercolour pieces. Stewart delivers an engaging and welcoming environment, whether you’re a complete beginner, or passionate about watercolour painting. Details and bookings here.|
|Artist Networking Online: Safeguarding and Boundaries||FREE||Creative projects with vulnerable people – an introduction to safeguarding and boundaries. Details and bookings here.|
|New #ArtAtHome courses now live – Arc On Demand!||£10+||See all products here.|