Fused Glass First

Take bits of powdered glass & crumbly bits, add a little design and imagination then sandwich it all between 2 pieces of clear glass then whack it in a kiln overnight and Kapow! Fabulous Glass Coasters & Jewellery! Blows my mind! Fused Glass classes run monthly at Traenerhus on the 2nd Monday of the month … Read more

Launch of the Spring/Summer Workshop Programme

Let’s hope that April, May and June bring us some sunshine, flowers & warmth! One thing we can promise is a host of exciting art & craft workshops here at Traenerhus. SATURDAYS – Create beautiful blue Cyanotype prints with Yorkshire Photographer Fiona Caley in June and your very own Mosaic masterpiece with artist Jayne Jessop. … Read more

Launch of the Spring Programme

Here it our new Spring Workshop & Courses Programme – Places are booking fast! Old favourites Mosaic, Willow Baskets and Lino Printing meet Corsets, Tiny Top Hats & VAMP; the Upcycled Lampshade 1 day workshop. Something for everyone, and everyone for something. Our 2 craft courses continue on Tuesday afternoons 1-3pm and Thursday evenings 7-9pm, … Read more


November to December 2017 @ Traenerhus NOVEMBER 14th & 21st         7-9pm  Mosaic   (2 weeks)      £35 Wed 15th    7-9pm   Block printing & Collage  £12.50 Thurs 16th    7-9pm  Silk Painting           £12.50 Thurs 23rd    7-9pm  Christmas Wreaths  *     £25 Wed 29th    7-9pm  3D wire modelling    … Read more

August Newsletter 2017

Welcome to our first ever Blog newsletter 🙂 It’s hard to believe it’s been 2 months since we opened our doors. Our Art & Gift Shop has been very well received by locals and tourists alike; and as Autumn approaches preparations are well underway for our Autumn Programme of Art & Craft workshops. We invite you … Read more

Our first month….

As the sun sets over the Courthouse behind us, the website is finally ready to go live. So, here we go, the shop has been open a month and has done much better than any of us expected. That’s in part thanks to the many tourists who have been visiting our fair City of Culture, … Read more