A creative venue in the centre of The Lake District town of Keswick. Located on the bank of the river Greta overlooking Fitz park.
This former 19th century mill has been renovated to house the following….
Creative Teaching Workshops
Within our building we have 2 spaces to run Arts and Crafts workshops for the public.
We Have an extensive calendar of day, half day and evening workshops on offer all year round in multiple disciplines and mediums. Including Ceramics, Textiles, Art, Woodwork, Glass, Florestry and many more.
For full workshop listing and to book please visit our WORKSHOPS page
Art & Design Gallery
In our Gallery we display and sell work from over 30 local Artists and Design/Makers from many different mediums, Paint, print, ceramics, jewellery, knitwear, furniture, mosaics, glassware and more
Artist in Residence: At different times throughout the year we have artists take over the main wall of our gallery for a month at a time to explore a new project or work, often in collaboration with other makers.
Permanent Designer/Makers Studios
Located within the building are 5 permanent designer/makers studios, all either open to the gallery or with viewing windows so you see us all making…..
MOS Bespoke Furniture
Under his company name of ‘MOS Bespoke Furniture, Luke designs and builds one-off pieces of handmade furniture, utilising the beauty of local timber.
Nancye Church Jewellery
Designer and bespoke jewellery maker. Her work is contemporary silver jewellery made using traditional techniques.
Sophie Wilson is a knitting enthusiasts who loves to make knitted home ware and wearable fashion items
Julie Gibson Mosaics
Julie makes Mosaic wall Art, Mosaic Jewellery and occasional 3D pieces of work out of beautiful glass and found treasures
Tonia creates hand built objects in earthenware, stoneware and porcelain exploring form and texture. Finishing these using oxides, glazes and smoke firing techniques.