WHAT'S ON

Although our Gallery and House are now closed for the season, we have lots of exciting events and workshops running throughout Autumn and Winter. Find out more about what's on below.

What's on

  • Young people gathered around a campfire

    Cultivate

    Saturday 16 October

    In the next session of our young person's arts programme we will be working with artists Mark Anderson & Jony Easterby.

    For more information about Cultivate and how to get involved click here

  • Eichmann C. Fairfax

    Nolan's Auschwitz

    Online

    "I do not see how the question of the camps can be forever shelved. Perhaps they will never be the material of art, it is impossible to tell. How can a disease be painted?"

    Read the dramatic story, told in full by Andrew Turley

  • Children den building

    Family Den Building

    Sunday 24 October, 11 am - 1 pm

    As part of Presteigne’s weekend celebration of trees, we invite you into Rodd Wood for some den building fun. We will work together to source and collect natural material to create your very own Den before celebrating with a campfire toast.

    Suitable for family groups, limited spaces available. £5 per family

    To book visit www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/family-den-building-tickets-174095994807

  • Halloween craft

    Halloween craft workshop for children

    Tuesday 26 & Thursday 28 October, 2 pm - 4 pm

    Join us around the fire in 17th-century Rodd Court for an afternoon of craft creations as we celebrate Halloween.

    Suitable for Children 5 and over. £2.50 per child (plus booking fee via Eventbrite).

    To book for Tuesday please visit www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/halloween-craft-workshop-for-children-tickets-174102855327

    To book for Thursday please visit www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/halloween-craft-workshop-for-children-tickets-174105192317

  • Printmaking Christmas Card

    Christmas Card Printing Workshop

    Tuesday 23rd November & Thursday 2nd December, 2 pm - 4 pm

    Join us for an afternoon of printmaking, creating your own personalised Christmas Cards.

    Suitable for beginners.

    £25 per person, materials included, wine and mince pies.

    To book for Tuesday please visit www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/christmas-card-printing-workshop-tickets-191123203647

    To book for Thursday please visit www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/christmas-card-printing-workshop-tickets-191125159497

  • Christmas wreath

    Christmas Wreath making workshop

    Saturday 20 November, 10 am - 1 pm

    Get in the Christmas spirit with a Christmas Wreath making workshop. Make your own wreath with natural materials sourced from our gardens and woodland.

    £40 per person, materials included, wine and mince pies.

    To book please visit www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/christmas-wreath-making-workshop-tickets-175327879407

  • Festive Willow Star Workshop

    Saturday 4 December 11am - 1pm

    Learn about the amazing properties of willow and the process of weaving with Basket Maker Chloe Benbow. Chloe is a multidisciplinary artist working seasonally as a basket maker and in the theatre & events world.

    You will be guided through the process of making a willow star, starting with a strong dry willow frame and then weaving soaked willow through it. These stars would make a perfect Christmas tree topper, candle centrepiece for your table or a festive decoration.

    Suitable for complete beginners and children (with a helpful adult). All materials and tools will be provided all you need is your hands!

    £40 per person, materials included, wine and mince pies. To book please visit www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/178745260887

  • Festive Willow Wreath Workshop

    Saturday 4 December 2pm - 4pm

    Learn about the amazing properties of willow and the process of weaving with Basket Maker Chloe Benbow. Chloe is a multidisciplinary artist working seasonally as a basket maker and in the theatre & events world.

    You will be guided through the process of how to make a willow wreath that is really strong and lovely and even! These wreaths can be used again and again. We won’t be decorating the wreaths in this workshop but suggest going for a lovely walk afterwards to forage for foliage. This can be done all year round to celebrate the seasons.

    Suitable for complete beginners and children (with a helpful adult). All materials and tools will be provided all you need is your hands!

    £40 per person, materials included, wine and mince pies. To book please visit www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/178748169587