What you'll do
Guests will begin at The Treasury and choose to take an 'Urban Sketching' workshop, a 'Pottery on the Wheel' workshop or 'Paint your own Pottery' workshop. All workshops include supplies needed! Our 'Urban Sketching' workshop will take you out and about Old Town Orange, scoping for great locations to sketch and learn watercolour techniques to bring your cityscape to life! Our 'Pottery on the Wheel' workshop will teach you the foundation of wheel thrown pottery by beginning with a demonstration followed by your turn at the wheel! Our 'Paint your own Pottery' workshop will allow you to choose a custom made ceramic item to decorate and glaze! Each of our 'experience' workshops are 2hours in duration and can be scheduled whenever fits your schedule between 9am-8pm.
Eric and Amy Sargeant, owners of The Treasury Creative Studios and Workshops, have over twenty years of combined experience in teaching visual art and design. Amy holds an MFA and has taught university level art for twelve years and specializes in ceramics, art and child development and mindfulness in creativity. Eric is a professional landscape designer, urban planner and Sketchup softward instructor. He is an avid urban sketcher and watercolourist.
The Treasury will provide all supplies needed for the workshop of your choice. For a pottery class for example, this will…
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Where you'll be
The Treasury's gorgeous building in the heart of Old Town Orange once served as the treasury for the citrus packing house, and retains it's unique heritage with framed packing labels, an original steel bank vault, and merchants drawers. Guests preferring an outdoor experience, can take an 'urban sketching' workshop, leading them on a tour of 'the circle' as well as the nearby train depot as they scope out the best spots to sketch and watercolour.
Things to keep in mind
Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase.
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Up to 10 guests aged 2 and up can attend.
You’ll need to take a picture of yourself that matches the photo on your ID. This is so Airbnb can confirm who’s actually going on the experience. You’ll only have to do this once.
This experience includes alcohol. Only guests who meet the legal drinking age will be served alcoholic beverages.
All of the creative workshops at The Treasury are perfect for all ages; individuals, couples and families. No previous art skill needed, all supplies are provided including a variety of beverages.
Creative Workshops in Old Town Orange
£45 / person
£45 / person