What’s On Offer

The foundation of all workshops, events and courses at THE Creative S P A C E is mindfulness and playfulness. The S P A C E allows for a restful approach to any activity in an environment that is safe and accepting within a group situation.

Workshops and courses on Eventbrite

For full details and booking information click on the individual links below.


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Calligraphy Session

Thursday 8th August 19.00 - 21.30

Come and explore the art of beautiful handwriting and lettering

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Monthly Meditation Session

Thursdays 19.00 - 21.30
19th September, 17th October, 15th November, 12th December

A monthly session to support your own meditation practice with like-minded others.

Writing as Healing Workshop

Date tbc

A day of writing exercises to help you reflect on what is important for you, and how you are right now.

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Playing with Paper, Book-making Retreat

Monday 29th July - Thursday 1st August, 10.00 - 16.30 each day

A 4-day non-residential retreat learning paper decoration techniques and creating your own personalised book. 

Come play! Session

Wednesday 22nd May, 10.00 - 12.30 OR 19.00 - 21.30

Wednesday 12th June, 19.00 - 21.30

A 2.5hr session with some gentle guidance and mostly a mindful space, to enjoy playing and exploring.

Silent Space Session

Wednesday 15th May, 19.00 - 21.30 * to coincide with World Meditation Day

Saturday 8th June, 10.00 - 13.00

Wednesday 26th June, 19.00 - 21.30

A morning or evening of silence with some gentle guidance and mostly space to enjoy being instead of doing.

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Mindful Stitching workshop

Date tbc

A day of mindful stitching; give yourself permission to relax and pursue something you enjoy, or try something new.


Playing with Paper, Card-making Session

Wednesday 5th June, 10.00 - 12.30 OR 19.00 - 21.30

A session of playing with paper, including marbling, to create your own cards.


Concertina Book making Session

Wednesday 12th June, 10.00 - 12.30

Wednesday 19th June, 19.00 - 21.30

A session to create your own concertina book for your favourite quote or images.

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Where to start? Session

Wednesday 26th June, 10.00 - 12.30

Wednesday 3rd July, 19.00 - 21.30

A morning's taster session to give you some insight into what the 8-week course will involve.


Mindfulness, Drawing and Writing Course Autumn

York Art Gallery - Tuesdays 24th September - 26th November, 10.15 - 12.45

An 8-week course exploring the relationship between mindfulness and creativity, both of which operate from a basis of 'more curiosity than fear’!

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Boston Spa Arts & Crafts Festival

Friday 11th & Saturday 12th October 2019

10.00 - 17.00 Friday, 10.00 - 16.00 Saturday


Also available

Please email with an enquiry if you are interested in any of the following

Book-making * printing * card-making * calligraphy * drawing * painting * Mandala-drawing

Be Calm Be Happy mindfulness course