Welcome to the homepage of Furzebrook Studios, an exciting centre of creativity in the beautiful Isle of Purbeck, Dorset.
Furzebrook Studios is located in an ‘area of outstanding natural beauty’ near Wareham. You’ll find a diverse range of artists and crafts folk at work – painting, drawing, print making, pottery & sewing.
As well as creating lovely things, they offer an interesting selection of classes to attend. You can learn to (or improve) your drawing and painting skills or have a go at lino-printing with artist Julie Herring. Established ceramicist Rachel Fooks does weekly pottery classes as well as ‘one-off’ sessions using both throwing and hand-building techniques. Seamstress Anna Taylor can guide you through using a sewing machine, teach you how to follow a dress-making pattern and many other fun projects.
There’s also a small exhibition space where you can purchase art and craft made at the studios and additionally, events are held throughout the year for you to enjoy.
Explore this website to find out more about the artists, their art, the classes on offer and the programme of events Furzebrook Studios hold throughout the year.