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 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

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

Small scale, Large impact - Masterclass with Carmen Lozar

A four day masterclass in flameworking with Carmen Lozar (USA). Read more