Set in a beautiful 16th century barn overlooking a mature private walled garden in the heart of Steyning, a medieval market town 10 miles from Brighton.

“This place just exudes inspiration from every corner”, Hillary from Worthing

“Tranquillity in a nutshell”, Jess from Brighton

All classes are inclusive of tuition, clay, glaze, use of a fully equipped studio and firing.
Refreshments of tea, coffee and biscuits are provided, and the number of students is between six and eight.

Day classes:

Thursday and Friday mornings
10.00 am – 2:00 pm (4 hours)
Cost: £150 for 6 weeks

Evening classes:

Tuesday evening
7:00 pm – 9:30 pm (2 1/2 hours)
Cost: £95 for 6 weeks

One day workshops:

Pamper yourself for a day of creativity. Included is afternoon tea, consisting of freshly baked scones and jam, plenty of tea and fresh coffee.

Workshop activities include:

  • Porcelain paper-clay jewellery
  • Porcelain paper-clay bunting
  • Porcelain paper-clay chandelier/lighting
  • Willow and Tissue lantern/structures making

From 10.00am to 4.00pm
Available at various dates throughout the year, mostly weekends
£75 per day (6 hours)

Guest artists

(£85 approx cost, may change slightly due to activity).

Keep on eye on social media, or join the mailing list for information on a range of workshops. Examples include print making, needle felting, lantern making to name a few.


One to one tuition – £35 per hour.
Or (one-to-two £50) i.e. – £25each


If you are interested in classes and workshops, or would like to be notified of when they will be happening then please contact me at

Old Timbers Studio