Classes at Abbeymount Studios

Welcome to Out of the Blue’s, craft and design courses at Abbeymount Studios. Our courses aim to enable you to explore, experiment, discover and develop your skills in areas of contemporary craft and design. From screen printing, ceramics, textiles, sewing, our courses will enable you to discover your inner maker, designer and artist. Introductory Courses Our introductory courses are great way to explore a new craft. Designed for beginners our course will enable you to build your confidence and to use the studio space at your leisure through our membership. Comes with a free membership for 3 months.

  • Mosaic Making with Helen Miles

    Learn new mosaic skills and refine your existing ones with this eight week course.

  • Mosaic Introduction Days

    An informal, creative day making a small mosaic plaque

  • Weekend Workshop in Classic Mosaics

    A two-day workshop in Classic Mosaic for those wanting to expand their understanding of this ancient art.

  • Textiles Printing Level 1

    This eight week course is ideal for those who have a special interest in in fabric printing and would like to take this interest further

  • Textiles Printing Level 2

    An 8 weeks follow-on course for individuals and textiles enthusiasts who took part in our TP1 course and would like to take their skills to the next level.

  • Print Your own Silk Scarf or Tie

    "What to give someone that has everything, or just hard to please? A hand-printed silk scarf or tie to call their-own!

  • Print Your Own Pamper Kit

    Don’t Stress. Relax! Print your own Pamper Kit...

  • Print Your Own Tea Towel

    Glam-up your washing-up routine by screen-printing your own tea towel in our 4 hours short/ taster course.

  • Traditional Indonesian Batik Making

    On this four week Summer course in traditional Indonesian batik making, we will be focusing on the traditional method of batik tulis using canting, taught by Eliza.

  • Lampshade Printing & Making

    Learn the basics of screen printing onto textiles in this fun beginners class.

  • Print your own cushion or lampshade

    In this one day course you will become familiarised with the print tools, equipment use, techniques and primary skills to develop a personalised screen print and learn how to assemble a unique product using your very own hand printed fabric.

  • Photography Introductory Course 2: Applying the Basics

    Here we’re assuming you more or less know how to work your camera, that you can operate confidently in Manual mode, and we’re going to concentrate more on the picture-taking process, concentrating on applying the basics