The Sparkle Sessions 2019

Love to craft and chat? We are working in partnership with Golden Sparkle CIC to offer a fortnightly arts and crafts for wellbeing session in our Makers Studio. A great opportunity to craft in company; learn some new techniques, meet new people, be creative and socialise with like-minded people. Booking required. Pay as you feel on the day. Read more

Autism – Re-imagining Our Potential

Ruskin Mill Trust and the Hay Festival are working together to celebrate neurodiversity. Our two-day event, [email protected] Mill, is a “living conference”, on the theme of autism and re-imagining potential. UPDATED SCHEDULE Read more

Workshop Wednesdays

During the summer holidays, work with artists & creative facilitators to learn new arts and craft techniques and work with glass, metal, paper and a range of other materials. Have fun being creative with us in our Makers Studio in the Jewellery Quarter. Read more

The Saturday Sessions - August 2019

A monthly day of themed activity, experiences and sociable times at The Hive. The building is full of creativity and heritage; things to make, learn, see and do for all the family - a hive of activity. A place for everyone to enjoy. The Saturday Sessions run on the second Saturday of each month. Read more

Turning Electricity into Light - Masterclass with Wayne Strattman CLASS FULL

A four day masterclass in plasma techniques with Wayne Strattman (USA) Read more

Technique, Chance and Practice as Imaginal Keys - Masterclass with Steffen Dam CLASS FULL

A four day masterclass in hot and cold techniques with Steffen Dam (Denmark) Read more

Dreamscapes - a Narrative Approach to Reverse Painting on Glass - Masterclass with KeKe Cribbs

A four day masterclass in reverse painting on glass with Keke Cribbs (USA) Read more

Pâte de Verre - Masterclass with Tone Ørvik and Dr Max Stewart

A four day masterclass in Pâte de Verre with Tone Ørvik (Norway) and Dr Max Stewart (UK) Read more

Blowpipe Chemistry - Masterclass with Dr Jane Cook

A four day masterclass in Blowpipe Chemistry with Dr Jane Cook (USA) Read more

Press Moulded Glass Sculpture Through Digital Practice - Masterclass with Mark Hursty

A four day masterclass in sculptural pressed glass with Mark Hursty (USA) Read more

Kiln Casting: Playing with Cardboard (for grown-ups) - Masterclass with Georgia Redpath

A four day masterclass in mould making for kiln casting with Georgia Redpath (UK) Read more

Drill Engraving - Principles and Potential - Masterclass with Nancy Sutcliffe

A four day masterclass in drill engraving with Nancy Sutcliffe (UK) Read more