News & Events

Autumn Makers Market September 2018

Sat 29th September - Sun 30th September 10.00 - 4.30pm
Meet the Artists and Makers of Purbeck Art and Crafts
Watch and talk to the artists/makers demonstrating their skills, including Wool Spinning, Wood Carving, Silver Smithing, Stone Carving, Ceramics, Painting and Sketching. Work by these local artists/makers will be available to purchase. Refreshments available.
Posted on 01 Jun 2018

Fossil Art juniors August 2018

Fossil Art classes with John House are scheduled for Wednesdays from 10.00am - 12.00noon during August 2018. Come along and learn how to craft a "fossil" from natural materials and make up paints from rock using them to make a little "cave painting".
Please phone or email to book and reserve your place
Cost 15.00 per child 01929 439405
Posted on 01 Jun 2018

Family Have-A-Go sessions August 2018

We have Family, Adult and Children Have-A-Go stone carving sessions available on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday throughout August from 10.00am - 12.00noon, please telephone or email to book a date and reserve your place. The prices of the sessions are:
Adult 30.00
Child 17.50
to include refreshments and stone
Posted on 01 Jun 2018

Sculpture Courses for August, September 2018

Engraving Skills with Val Quinn
Saturdays: 8th September
Time: 10.00 - 1.00 pm
Learn the basic skills of engraving in Purbeck Stone with sculptor Val Quinn. This course will enable concentration, coordination, control and skill. The session is therapeutic, meditative and achievable. Drawing skills unnecessary and all ideas welcome.
Cost 50.00 per adult.
Stone Carving
Saturdays: 18th August, 22nd September
Time: 10.00 - 4.00 pm
Learn about the tools used and the basic skills of stone carving. Cost 80.00 per adult.
Please email or phone to book and reserve your place 01929 439405
Posted on 17 Jan 2018
Visit the Photo Gallery for some fantastic stone carving photographs
Buy Vouchers

    You can purchase Burngate vouchers, and redeem them against any scheduled courses - available for the amount of your choice

    More Info »

Our Tutors

Our tutors are highly experienced, trained and friendly. They will teach you everythig you need to know

Meet Our Tutors »

Group Bookings

Fantastic deals for groups

Please contact the Centre to discuss special group discounts for 10 people or more

Read More »