Bookable Workshops

Bookable Workshops

Tickets now only available to purchase on site at the show from the Armadillo Art Marquee. Only valid with a Henley Country Craft Show ticket.

Pop-up workshops using acrylic paints with the fun and friendly Armadillo Art Experience: suitable for beginners – both adults and children aged 8+. Just follow Simon’s step-by-step demonstration. Workshops last 1 hour, please feel free to leave your masterpiece with them and pick it up later.

Simon is an experienced workshop leader and loves passing on his skills. With lots of demonstrations, practical advice and art tips you’ll leave with a piece of art to be proud of.

Workshops

There’s a fox in the bluebells!

10.30am-11.30am EACH DAY

£5 per session

Recreate Simon’s signature cheeky fox ambling through spring bluebells. For this workshop we’ll first learn to draw a fox character in an illustrative style, then paint it with acrylics. No painting and drawing experience necessary!

Places still available – visit the ‘Armadillo Art’ workshop tent at the show to get tickets.

Bees, bees, bees!

12.00pm-1.00pm EACH DAY

£5 per session

How well do you know your bumble bees?! Draw and paint four different common bumble bees buzzing around the lavender; one white-tailed, one red-tailed, one buff-tailed bumble bee and a carder bee. No painting and drawing experience necessary!

Places still available – visit the ‘Armadillo Art’ workshop tent at the show to get tickets.

Unicorns are everywhere!

1.30pm-2.30pm EACH DAY

£5 per session

Learn to draw unicorns and dragons in a cartoon style in this fun workshop, then re-draw and paint your favourite. No previous experience necessary, everyone welcome, you can leave your masterpiece to dry and collect it later.

Places still available – visit the ‘Armadillo Art’ workshop tent at the show to get tickets.

Honey bees in the summer meadow

3.00pm-4.00pm EACH DAY

£5 per session

What could sum up an English summer better than bees hovering in a wildflower meadow? Spend an enjoyable hour creating a colourful painting with some familiar meadow flowers and honey bees. No painting and drawing necessary!

Places still available – visit the ‘Armadillo Art’ workshop tent at the show to get tickets.