We run workshops from one day to six days in everything from wood craft to silver, stone lettering to stained glass, paper clay to textiles.
See what's coming up in our calendar below.
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Fused glass taster workshop
07 August 2018
Start time: 10:00
End time: 13:00 or 14:00
An introduction into producing fused glass pieces with Gillian Hulse glass artist and illustrator. Choose morning or afternoon sessions.
Availability: 50 spaces
Contact Gillan at email@example.com or telephone 07827 916054.
The restaurant at the Craft Centre has been serving home produced foods for over 30 years. Totally refurbished in 2018, our restaurant and conservatory offer an attractive and comfortable setting with free wifi throughout.
Our breakfast menu is available from 10am - 11.30am, with freshly cooked dishes such as; eggs benedict, traditional breakfast or porridge.
For lunch, all our meals are homecooked from scratch, from soup, to quiche of the day, to hot main meals including a children’s menu. All created daily using fresh local produce.
Fine coffees and Dorset teas are served throughout the day alongside an excellent selection of cakes, with Dorset Cream Tea a speciality.
For a real treat indulge yourself with a scrumptious high tea, available between 2.30pm – 4.30pm (24hr notice required)
We will be opening in the evenings from the spring,
please call to check opening times.
The Craft Centre is situated in the heart of West Dorset’s beautiful rolling countryside. Converted from redundant farm buildings in 1986, The Craft Centre is renowned for being the place to find that something unique and special.
The Craft Centre has a fantastic range of unusual gifts for all, which include: cosmetics, cards for all occasions, pens, jewellery, fashion & leather handbags, men’s gifts, gadgets, gardening gifts, linens, kitchen ware, craft kits, traditional and pocket money toys, stationary, china, glass, clocks, pictures, and much, much more...
We also have a fabulous selection of food offering superb: Jams, chutneys, preserves, handmade chocolates, country wines and ciders, and many locally sourced seasonal products.Find out more
January – February
March – December
10:00am – 4:00pm
10:00am – 5:00pm
Open seven days a week.
Staddle Stones open every Friday and Saturday night from 7pm.
Opening hours of individual craft studios may vary.
Disabled access throughout most of the centre
Did you know we also have free wi-fi?