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: £145 for 6 weeks  (£6:00 per hour)

Evening classes:

Tuesday evening
7:00 pm – 9:30 pm (2 1/2 hours)
Cost: £90 for 6 weeks  (£6:00 per hour)

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
£65 per day (6 hours)

Guest artists

(£65 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

Old Timbers Studio