May Half-term Holiday Activities

Looking for something to do this May Half-term Holiday?   Here you go, our holiday activities are held in our studio at The Mansion, Beckenham Place Park. NEW this for this holiday! Art In the Park Want the kids to do a quick bit of art to get their creative minds occupied whilst   you relax and take […]

Celebrate the opening of The Mansion

For the first time in decades, this hidden gem will now be open daily to the public, housing a variety of arts, cultural and well-being organisations. The Mansion Celebration Join us for a day of free activities and fun! Saturday 29th April From 9am onwards From yoga, art and textile classes to exhibitions, food, art […]

Kids Easter Holiday Workshops

Classes at The Mansion, Beckenham Place Park Sewing Machine Drivers Licence 8yrs+ £35 Sunday 2 April 10am-12.30pm Hand Printing on a T-shirt Holiday Splatt Club 5-7yrs £15 Tuesday 4 April 10am-11.30am: Fashion Lab 11yrs+ £45 SOLD OUT Wednesday 5 April 10am-4pm Make A Wrap Skirt 8yrs+ £35 Thursday 6 April 9.30am-12.30pm Paper Art Splatt Club […]

Graffiti Board Spraying – February Half-term

  Run by two talented graffiti dudes, our junior artists spend 4 hours designing, planning and spraying their own super large 4ft x 2ft board. Graffiti is all about self expression, working on detail, cool effects, with tips and tricks passed on by our experts. By the end of the session each member of the […]

Lavender Bag Gifts

Start collecting those scraps of fabric and buy some dried lavender. They are always a successful gift and so easy and cheap to make. Simply cut a square of fabric about 25cm square, or find a nice unused hanky! Fill with lavender and gather corners together so it’s all neatly closed at the top. Secure […]

Niçoise Chicken Salad

Serves 2/3 people Ingredients: Dressing 2 tablespoons rapeseed oil juice of 1 lemon 1 teaspoon balsamic vinegar 1 garlic clove, grated handful of basil leaves, chopped 3 or 4 pitted olives, rinsed and chopped For the Salad 2 skinless chicken breasts 1 tsp rapeseed oil 250g new potatoes, thickly sliced 200g fine green beans ½ […]

Summer School Holiday Classes in Beckenham

Search for our date on our online booking system Around the world in 20 sessions An action-packed programme where children can taste, experience and create TWENTY different countries over the two weeks without stepping a foot out of Beckenham. Following customer feedback we understand the need for parents to have all their children in the […]

Father’s Day Pottery Class

Saturday 11 June – create a super personal present for Dad or Grandad this year. Come along and paint a mug or a plate for that special person who its bound to cherish and love it. We will whisk it off to be fired and glazed and get it back by next Saturday ready for […]

BBQ Chicken

BBQ Time! Ingredients: 2 skinless Chicken Breast  or 4 skinless/boned Chicken Thighs 2 Cloves of Garlic 2 cm of Fresh Ginger 70g Natural Yoghurt 30ml Passata Olive Oil 1 teaspoon Garam Masala 1/2 teaspoon Ground Tumeric 1/2 teaspoon Smoked Paprika Salt & Pepper to season 1 large Pepper 1/2 Onion Wooden skewers pre-soaked in water […]

Summer holiday classes

An action-packed programme where children can taste, experience and create different countries without stepping a foot out of Beckenham! For two weeks only this Summer we will be offering a range of super creative classes from cooking and crafting to mini theatre productions. Our unique space means that we are set up to offer a […]

Duke of Edinburgh Cookery Skills

Course starts Monday  18 April 17:15-18:15 £175 for 13 weeks (the remaining classes will be after school or at weekends, times to be confirmed) We always try our best to find a day that works for the majority of the group during the week days. What’s included? Here are some examples of what to expect. […]

New Party Theme – Fairy Cake Decorating

Ideal for 5-7 years 2 hours £225 for up to 6 children. £20 per additional child (up to 12 maximum). Children use their ‘Bake Off’ skills to help make and decorate a batch of five fairy cakes. Using butter cream and a choice of cake decorations, each junior chef can unleash their creative talent. One of […]