Forest & Cove gift vouchers on any of our in-house classes. (Please note our gift vouchers are not valid on classes run by any other artists – Feel free to ask us if your unsure)

In-house classes

We are pleased to announce we now have a selection of in-house run classes! These classes are run by the F&C team. Rebecca, Rachel & Carly are all artists themselves and will guide you through the class. Our In-house classes are designed to be fun and sociable. Come and create something beautiful leave with some new skills and meet some like minded creative people too! Tea, coffee and biscuits will be provided for all sessions.

Book online, instore or give us a call (07549837309) to get booked on!


These are just our in-house classes for a full list of all the classes on offer at Forest & Cove head over to our creative classes page.


FEBRUARY


Curated Treasures- Memory Box

In-house class with Forest & Cove

Do you ever find yourself clinging to certain sentimental objects? Perhaps it’s a smooth piece of sea glass, a unique pebble, an old key with its own story, or even a delicate leaf that caught your eye. Imagine the joy of taking these cherished mementoes and transforming them into stunning works of art. Each creation becomes a meaningful representation of the special moments and places that have touched your heart. Join us in our creative space where we can guide you in crafting one-of-a-kind pieces that will forever hold those precious memories close to your heart. Please note although we will have some little details to add to your boxes you will need to bring in some of your own items to create these memory boxes.

Saturday 24th February

2pm – 4pm

£35pp

Book Online: https://app.acuityscheduling.com/schedule.php?owner=25353445&appointmentType=51464943


MARCH


Abstract Watercolour Painting with Illustration

In-house Class with Forest & Cove

Learn how to create colourful abstract painting by using watercolour with illustrations over.  The watercolour will create abstract marks and pattern which will then influence your illustration.  In each class you will learn different skills. All materials are provided, we also have aprons to! Please do wear something older as painting is messy! All our classes have a relaxed friendly atmosphere which will bring the most of your creative side out.

Suitable for complete beginners or painters with some experience.

Friday 1st March 2024

2pm – 4pm

£35

Book Online – https://app.acuityscheduling.com/schedule.php?owner=25353445&appointmentType=57040546

Forest & Cove gift vouchers can be used on this class! 

Call us on 07549837309 or pop instore to book with a gift voucher!


Fairy Houses

(Miniature Model Making)

In-house class with Forest & Cove 

Join us for a two-hour session as we take you through the captivating process of crafting your very own polymer clay fairy house. With our expert guidance, you’ll sculpt these charming little houses to perfection, adding intricate details such as flowers, pumpkins and even a wooden slice for it to sit on when complete.

Saturday 2nd March 

10am – 12noon

£35pp

Book Online: https://app.acuityscheduling.com/schedule.php?owner=25353445&appointmentType=51383112

Please note: *Class price includes material to make one model, extra material will be available to purchase on the day if you wish to make more

*All Models must be baked after class to harden them. You can choose to leave them with us and collect them a few days later or bring your own container to take them home and bake yourself (instructions will be provided)


Linocut – Tropical Plants & Flowers

In House Class with Forest & Cove

Get creative and design your own unique handprinted designs using linocut techniques! In this session, you’ll have the opportunity to work on either one postcard-sized design or two smaller designs. You’ll be guided through the process, from planning and transferring your design to carving and proofing it, before finally printing your masterpiece.

The course also includes three prints of your final design. Frames will be available for a small fee on the day.

Saturday 2nd March – 2pm – 4pm

£35pp

Book online: https://app.acuityscheduling.com/schedule.php?owner=25353445&appointmentType=51464364

Please note: Your prints will likely take a few days to dry thoroughly, as we will be working with professional oil-based inks. They will be popped into a bag for you to carefully take home.

Forest & Cove gift vouchers can be used on this class! 

Call us on 07549837309 or pop instore to book!


Miniature Model Making – Seaside miniature Landscapes

In house Class

Join us for another great class as we show you some different methods with polymer clay this time to make a miniature seaside picture. With our expert guidance, you’ll mould a seaside scene. You will get guidance to make a 3d seaside picture which will fit into a miniature frame. 

Saturday 16th March

10am – 12pm

£35pp

Book online: https://app.acuityscheduling.com/schedule.php?owner=25353445&appointmentType=51383112

Please note: 

*Class price includes material to make one model, extra material will be available to purchase on the day if you wish to make more

*All Models must be baked after class to harden them. You can choose to leave them with us and collect them a few days later or bring your own container to take them home and bake yourself (instructions will be provided)


Miniature Model Making – Easter Gonks

In house Class

We think there should be a Gonk for every season -So, we bring you the Easter Gonks! Your friendly little characters may have rabbit ears, baskets of eggs and be adorned in springtime flowers, what’s not to like!

Saturday 16th March

2pm – 4pm

£35pp

Book online: https://app.acuityscheduling.com/schedule.php?owner=25353445&appointmentType=51383112

Please note: 

*Class price includes material to make one model, extra material will be available to purchase on the day if you wish to make more

*All Models must be baked after class to harden them. You can choose to leave them with us and collect them a few days later or bring your own container to take them home and bake yourself (instructions will be provided)


Spring Lino-cutting Workshop

In-house class with Forest & Cove 

Get creative and design your own unique handprinted cards using linocut techniques! In this session, you’ll have the opportunity to work on either one 10cm X 10cm sized design. You’ll be guided through the process, from planning and transferring your design to carving and proofing it, before finally printing your masterpiece.

The course also includes three prints of your final design. Frames will be available for a small fee on the day.

Saturday 23rd March 10am – 12noon

£35pp

Book online: https://app.acuityscheduling.com/schedule.php?owner=25353445&appointmentType=51464364

Please note: Your prints will likely take a few days to dry thoroughly, as we will be working with professional inks. They will be popped into a bag for you to carefully take home.


Acrylic Painting inspired by Klimt

In-house Class with Forest & Cove 

Have you ever wanted to learn how to paint put just don’t know where to start? If that is a yes, then come along to one of our painting classes. This class you will do a painting inspired by the famous artist Klimt and his painting tree of life. In each class you will learn different skills. You will be using acrylic paints. All materials are provided, we also have aprons to! Please do wear something older as painting is messy! All our classes have a relaxed friendly atmosphere which will bring the most of your creative side out.

Suitable for complete beginners or painters with some experience.

Saturday 23rd March 2024

2pm – 4pm

£35

Book Online – https://app.acuityscheduling.com/schedule.php?owner=25353445&appointmentType=55671981

Forest & Cove gift vouchers can be used on this class! 

Call us on 07549837309 or pop in-store to book with a gift voucher!


APRIL


Flower Fairies

In house Class with Forest & Cove

Come and learn how to make these adorable flower fairies from dried flowers. Learn a unique way of using dried flowers, the fairies are on sticks so can be places in empty vases or indeed perched in a vase of flowers! You will find out how to make them, as well as which dried flowers work for this design. They make a great decoration for the home, or they make perfect gifts. All materials will be provided, plus hot drinks are provided. You’ll will be able to make beautiful fairy to take away with you. 

Saturday 6th April 2024 

2pm – 4pm 

£35 pp

Book online – https://app.acuityscheduling.com/schedule.php?owner=25353445&appointmentType=57040881

Forest & Cove gift vouchers can be used on this class! 

Call us on 07549837309 or pop in-store to book!


Ink & Bleach Forests

In-house class with Forest & Cove 

Discover the unique process of creating your very own mystical woodland masterpieces. Immerse yourself in the mesmerizing process of blending ink and bleach. Explore using different dyes like Coffee, tea or even turmeric to create warm golden shades and earthy tones. You’ll be guided through the process making it perfect for beginners or anyone wanting to experiment with a new technique.

All materials will be provided, and you will leave with your own woodland-inspired paintings

Saturday 20rd April 

10am – 12noon

£35pp

Book online: https://app.acuityscheduling.com/schedule.php?owner=25353445&appointmentType=51464806

Forest & Cove gift vouchers can be used on this class! 

Call us on 07549837309 or pop instore to book!


Acrylic Painting Inspired by Monet

In-house class by Forest & Cove

Have you ever wanted to learn how to paint put just don’t know where to start? If that is a yes, then come along to one of our painting classes. This class you will do a painting inspired by the famous artist Monet and His painting waterlilies. Each class you will learn some different skills. You will be using acrylic paints. All materials are provided, we also have aprons to! Please do wear something older as painting is messy! All our classes have a relaxed friendly atmosphere which will bring the most of your creative side out.

Suitable for complete beginners or painters with some experience.

Saturday 20th April 2024

2pm – 4pm

£35

Book Online – https://app.acuityscheduling.com/schedule.php?owner=25353445&appointmentType=55671981

Forest & Cove gift vouchers can be used on this class! 

Call us on 07549837309 or pop instore to book with a gift voucher!


Mixed Media Canvas Creation

In this class you will have a chance to create a mixed media canvas. You will learn about which mediums work well together & how to use them effectively. This is a great class to learn about composition and texture. (And have fun too most importantly!)

All materials are included. We provide hot drinks and aprons. Please do wear older clothes as painting can be messy!

Saturday 27th April 

2pm – 4pm

£35pp

Book online: https://app.acuityscheduling.com/schedule.php?owner=25353445&appointmentType=57206482

Forest & Cove gift vouchers can be used on this class! 

Call us on 07549837309 or pop instore to book!


MAY


Introduction to Linocut – Birds

In House Class with Forest & Cove

Get creative and design your own unique handprinted designs using linocut techniques! In this session, you’ll have the opportunity to work on either one small design. You’ll be guided through the process, from planning and transferring your design to carving and proofing it, before finally printing your masterpiece.

The course also includes three prints of your final design. Frames will be available for a small fee on the day.

Saturday 4th May

10am – 12 noon

£35pp

Book online: https://app.acuityscheduling.com/schedule.php?owner=25353445&appointmentType=51464364

Forest & Cove gift vouchers can be used on this class! 

Call us on 07549837309 or pop instore to book!

Please note: Your prints will likely take a few days to dry thoroughly, as we will be working with professional inks. They will be popped into a bag for you to carefully take home.


Introduction to Linocut – Spring Florals

In House Class with Forest & Cove

Get creative and design your own unique handprinted designs using linocut techniques! In this session, you’ll have the opportunity to work on either one small design. You’ll be guided through the process, from planning and transferring your design to carving and proofing it, before finally printing your masterpiece.

The course also includes three prints of your final design. Frames will be available for a small fee on the day.

Saturday 4th May

2pm – 4pm

£35pp

Book online: https://app.acuityscheduling.com/schedule.php?owner=25353445&appointmentType=51464364

Forest & Cove gift vouchers can be used on this class! 

Call us on 07549837309 or pop instore to book!

Please note: Your prints will likely take a few days to dry thoroughly, as we will be working with professional inks. They will be popped into a bag for you to carefully take home.


JUNE


JULY


Miniature Model Making – Owls

In-house class with Forest & Cove 

Join us for a two-hour session as we take you through the captivating process of crafting your very own polymer clay owl. With our expert guidance, you’ll sculpt these charming wise owls, adding intricate details to give them lots of character.

Friday 5th July

10am – 12noon

£35pp

Book Online: https://app.acuityscheduling.com/schedule.php?owner=25353445&appointmentType=51383112

Please note: *Class price includes material to make two models, extra material will be available to purchase on the day if you wish to make more

*All Models must be baked after class to harden them. You can choose to leave them with us and collect them a few days later or bring your own container to take them home and bake yourself (instructions will be provided)

Forest & Cove gift vouchers can be used on this class! 

Call us on 07549837309 or pop instore to book!


Miniature Model Making – Sausage Dogs

In-house class with Forest & Cove 

Join us for a two-hour session as we take you through the captivating process of crafting your very own polymer clay sausage dog. With our expert guidance, you’ll sculpt these charming sausage dogs to perfection, adding intricate details to give them lots of character.

Friday 12th July

10am – 12noon

£35pp

Book Online: https://app.acuityscheduling.com/schedule.php?owner=25353445&appointmentType=51383112

Please note: *Class price includes material to make one model, extra material will be available to purchase on the day if you wish to make more

*All Models must be baked after class to harden them. You can choose to leave them with us and collect them a few days later or bring your own container to take them home and bake yourself (instructions will be provided)

Forest & Cove gift vouchers can be used on this class! 

Call us on 07549837309 or pop instore to book!


AUGUST


SEPTEMBER


Beachcomber Art

In-house class with Forest & Cove

At Forest & Cove, we believe that art is all around us, waiting to be discovered. Join us for a beachcomber’s dream workshop, where you can transform your cherished coastal treasures into one-of-a-kind artworks that will forever remind you of the special moments and places in your life. Let us guide you as you craft something truly unique and personal.

Saturday 21st September from 2 – 4pm

£35pp

Book online: https://app.acuityscheduling.com/schedule.php?owner=25353445&appointmentType=51464133

Please note: The price includes materials for one 15X15cm item. A limited amount of sea glass, shells etc will be supplied but it’s strongly encouraged to bring your own treasures to make your items truly unique. Frames will be available for a small fee on the day.