Studio - Classes & Clubs

NEWS There is still space in the Tuesday Art group - if you are interested in joining an art club get in touch; the Studio is currently free on Wednesday Thursday and Friday.

The Gallery provides a space where local artists can create and share their work.

Regular classes and workshops covering all styles of painting are usually held throughout the year. Saturday Classes will begin on 26th March 2022. We have one regular art club which meets on Tuesday mornings. If you are interested in an art club at any other time, please get in touch and we will do what we can to help get another art club started.

If you would like to use the studio for any art activity, for music groups or meetings, please contact the Coquetdale Art Gallery by phone 01669 621557 or email 

Room hire charges from 1st January 2022

£40.00 per day -  10.00 - 4.00

£20.00 per half day -  10.00 - 1.00 or 1.00 - 4.00

Members hiring the Studio will be given a discount of £10 per day (£5 per half day) NB exceptions to these timings can be made using the appropriate rates.

When booking, bear in mind the Studio has a regular Tuesday Art Group  and is occasionally used on Saturdays. (See below) The studio has 14 2ft x 4ft lightweight tables which can be quickly set out. 

All tables should be cleaned with spray provided after use and please bring coverings if your activity is messy.

Saturday Classes 2022

In the Coquetdale Art Gallery Studio we run Saturday classes for up to 12 people taught by an artist who has expertise to share. 

You do not need to be a member to attend a class and beginners are always welcome. Each class costs  around £25 and runs from 10.30am to 3.30pm, with a lunch break, of course. We also have a small supply of art materials and images available in the studio.

  • Bring your own materials unless stated otherwise

  • If you have photographs relevant to the subject, please bring them with you.

  • Maximum number of participants is 12 so it is recommended to book early.

  • To book: contact the Gallery on 01669 621557 during opening hours

  • Payment: £25 per class, unless stated otherwise. Payment to be made at least two weeks prior to the class. Call into the Gallery to pay by card or we can let you have bank transfer details if you book by email.

  • Cancellations to be made at least two weeks prior to the class please, so we can let people know there is a space.

  • To book, call in to the Gallery during opening hours (after we open on 19th March) or email the Gallery By all means telephone to check what spaces are available 10.30am - 4pm  01669 621557

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Other Classes

Bookmaking and Binding with Stephen Greenway

Saturday 9th & 30th April 2022, 10.30 - 2.30

Please contact Stephen or Fiona Greenway at Lateral Art Morpeth for details about the workshops and to book a place on either date

Tel. 01670 515559 email:

Enamelling Jewellery Workshop with Trish Turnbull

Saturday 2nd April 2022, 1pm - 3.30pm

Make earrings, pendants and brooches with low temperature enamel on recycled materials.

Suitable for beginners or experienced jewellery makers of all ages

Cost £25 which includes all materials and refreshments

Please book by 25th March to secure a place by contacting Trish at

Tuesday Art Group

Run by Rob Walker, this is a self contained group with in the Arts Centre and started in February 2019. It members aim to develop their art skills in company and hope have occasional tutors as the group develops. This group is open to new members. It starts at 10am and finishes at lunchtime. If you want to join, email us and we will put you in touch.