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Are you looking to learn how to make hand painted signs? Maybe you would like to create hand painted wallpaper, wood block prints or screen prints? How about learning how to decorate and restore furniture? Or learn more about Lithography and Typography.

And for those who want like to have discussions with leading sign writers and discuss personal tailored signwriting or typography classes, with the added opportunity to attend lectures and courses on the history of typograph and printing by one of the UK’s foremost authorities on these subjects. Mainly explaining who and how these people pioneered the art of lithography and typography. Contact us for more details.

If any of the above sounds interesting to you, we have creative workshop classes available! These classes are aimed at artists or those who may be complete beginners who last help a brush at school, as well as those who already have artistic skills, but haven’t picked up their paintbrushes or printing blocks for a while. Our workshops are the perfect opportunity to have fun, create some beautiful pieces and meet other like minded individuals within the creative scene.

Additional Options

We are able to offer accommodation near to the workshop, alongside transport from the hotel to our studio workshop for an additional cost. This accommodation is ideal for creatives who are traveling from afar!

For those of you who are looking to have a luxurious experience during your stay, we have fantastic options available for you at [contact us to arrange accommodation]. Imagine spending the day creating art and then winding down in the evening with a relaxing spa treatment and full use of hotel facilities (sauna, gym, pool, country walks etc) – what a blissful way to end the day!

Evening tours of London – Oxford and the Cotswolds and surrounding counties are also available.

Please contact us directly for more details and how to book.

Internships & Long-term Workshops

For those who are keen to learn the trade and dive deeper into the skill sets needed to create a flourishing business within signwriting and the decorative art industry, we have a few different options available.

  • 3 to 6 month period long-term workshops
  • 6 to 12 month internships

These long-term workshops and internships will be held at our Oxfordshire studio, where we will explore the elements of signwriting, basic carpentry, hand drawn graphic design work and gold leaf gilding.

All internships and long-term workshops are available from 21st February 2022. Accommodation can be provided for interns, with full or part time work available upon completion of internship for particularly outstanding applicants.

To discuss long-term workshops or internship options, please contact us for more details.


Courses & Dates

  • One day workshop – £95 per person.
  • Two day workshop – £175 per person.
  • Three day workshop – £265 per person.
  • Five day course  – £425 per person.

Private one day Classes

We also provide personalised classes for those of you who are looking for a perfect family experience, gift for a friend or maybe even an artistic hen party!

  • Classes of 1 to 3 persons – £190 per person per day.
  • Classes of 4 to 10 persons – £120 per person per day.
  • Classes of 11 to 18 persons – £100 per person per day.

Online Classes

We are now taking bookings for online classes via zoom!

Online classes are available from 21st February 2022. These workshops will run for 2 hours, once a week, at a cost of £25 per hour. A fantastic way to encourage yourself to pick up those dusty pencils and paintbrushes! We even have a great discount price for those who are keen to commit to 24 classes or more.

To book your online classes for Decorative art and lettering – Traditional for beginners and intermediate classes. please contact us for more details.