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Creative workshops for adults

Creative workshops for adults

Creative workshops for adults

Try something new in 2022 with our range of creative workshops for adults, get 10% discount when you book now.

Workshops include drawing, culinary crafts and relaxing rituals. The workshops are:

  1. Beginners drawing – Drawing with shapes
  2. Beginners drawing – Light and shade
  3. Beginners drawing – Mark-making and texture
  4. Culinary crafts – Truffle making
  5. Culinary crafts – Preserving, pickling and potting
  6. Culinary crafts – Fruit and vegetable art
  7. Relaxing rituals – Food for feet
  8. Relaxing rituals – Homemade botanical skincare
  9. Relaxing rituals – Bath bomb making
  10. Weave your own cushion cover – full day workshop

Our Community, Culture and Wellbeing team has added these 10 workshops to their adult programme with an amazing 10% discount when you book 3 different adult workshops. Full details and booking information are listed below.

Get 10% off

Booking is now open – get a 10% discount when you book 3 different adult workshops. Only 1 discount per basket. For example, if you book 6 workshops, the 10% discount will only be applied to 3.

Christmas gift certificate

If you’re looking for a gift experience for someone this Christmas, you’ll be pleased to hear we can send you a downloadable gift certificate for these workshops. Just tick this is a gift at checkout.

Workshops

Beginners drawing – Drawing with shapes

If you can learn to see the shape in something, you are well on your way to being able to draw it. Let us show you how in this easy and fun drawing session with our in-house artist.


Beginners drawing – Light and shade

Learn basic shading techniques to transform your flat sketches into life-like images.

  • When: Saturday 26 February 2022
  • Where: Epping Forest District Museum, 39–41 Sun Street, Waltham Abbey, EN9 1EL
  • Time: 2pm to 4pm
  • Price: £16.50
  • Book online: Beginners drawing – Light and shade or call 01992 564226 (Monday to Friday from 10am to 4pm)

Beginners drawing – Mark-making and texture

Give yourself permission to experiment with your drawing style in this fun and relaxed workshop. We will be exploring the many different marks you can make with a single pencil.


Culinary crafts – Truffle making

Learn how to create luxurious homemade truffles.


Culinary crafts – Preserving, pickling and potting

Learn how to make a variety of jams, curds and chutneys. Enjoy a little taste challenge as we compare shop bought and homemade varieties.


Culinary crafts – Fruit and vegetable art

Be amazed at how you can carve your fruit and vegetables to make a decorative focal point for your dining table. These works of edible art will make a great addition to any occasion.


Relaxing rituals – Food for feet

Unfortunately we have had to postpone this workshop. Please check our activities and events as we hope to reschedule it soon.

In this 2-hour workshop you will learn how to mix fresh ingredients to create a transformative foot treatment.

  • When: Wednesday 12 January 2022
  • Where: Epping Forest District Museum, 39–41 Sun Street, Waltham Abbey, EN9 1EL
  • Time: 7pm to 9pm
  • Price: £16.50
  • Book online: Relaxing rituals – Food for feet or call 01992 564226 (Monday to Friday from 10am to 4pm)

Relaxing rituals – Homemade botanical skincare

Unfortunately we have had to postpone this workshop. Please check our activities and events as we hope to reschedule it soon.

Learn how to combine botanical ingredients from the garden with beeswax to make beauty creams for the hands, feet and body.


Relaxing rituals – Bath bomb making

In this 2-hour workshop you will learn how to mix use natural ingredients to make indulgent fizzy creations that add a bit of theatre to your bath times.

  • When: Wednesday 9 February 2022
  • Where: Epping Forest District Museum, 39–41 Sun Street, Waltham Abbey, EN9 1EL
  • Time: 7pm to 9pm
  • Price: £16.50
  • Book online: Relaxing rituals – Bath bomb making or call 01992 564226 (Monday to Friday from 10am to 4pm)

Weave your own cushion cover – full day workshop

Learn the ancient art of weaving and you will leave with your very own cosy creation. All abilities are welcome, materials and refreshments will be provided.

  • When: Saturday 5 March 2022
  • Where: Epping Forest District Museum, 39–41 Sun Street, Waltham Abbey, EN9 1EL
  • Time: 10am to 4pm
  • Price: £26.50
  • Book online: Weave your own cushion cover or call 01992 564226 (Monday to Friday from 10am to 4pm)

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