Short courses by subject area
One-Day workshops and masterclasses
Want to build on your skills or simply enjoy a day of making? We have a range of one-day workshops and masterclasses which work equally well on their own or as part of a programme.
Furniture and upholstery
We offer an extensive range of furniture and upholstery courses covering areas including furniture making, restoration and conservation and finishing.
Restoration and conservation
Skills based courses for beginners to advanced taught by industry practicing professionals. From gilding and restoration to specialist finishes, there’s something for everyone.
Architecture and interiors
Our programme includes a range of short and CPD courses, including portfolio preparation, RIBA and software.
Musical Instrument Making
Always wanted to make your own guitar or to learn the art of basic audio techniques? We offer a variety of courses in music and musical instrument making.
Graphics and illustration
Need to brush up on your design skills? Or perhaps to learn the art of illustration? Look no further.
Software and digital design
Our wide range of courses covers areas including architecture, 3D printing, graphics and illustration software.
Jewellery and silversmithing
Our programme includes courses exploring a range of jewellery and silversmithing techniques.
Film and photography
For budding photographers to professionals, there is a course to suit everyone here, including darkroom processes, printmaking, software specific to creative industries and lighting.
Fashion and textiles
Find out about the business side of fashion or gain practical skills to create fabulous creations.
Irish Writers in London, Summer School
First established in 1996, the Irish Writers in London Summer School provides an informal but informed setting for you to read and discuss contemporary literature.
Have you always wanted to write? These courses are aimed at beginners and those who have an interest in writing either professionally or for pleasure.