Join professional artist Brenda Burgess to explore the wonderful qualities of clay sculpture.   A real ‘get away from it all’ day with quality sculpture tuition. Suitable for all levels of ability from beginners wanting to ‘have a go’ to  experienced artist wanting to try a new medium. Small class sizes ensure plenty of time with each student. For more information visit


Pattern Design

Join local artist, Edwina Finn for this pattern design workshop. This workshop looks at using a plant based design to create a repeating pattern in fine ink.  Your finished design will be suitable for future gift wrapping or fabric printing projects.  Materials included. Tea and coffee provided, please bring your own lunch.  Booking essential 01233 643854, workshop £40.00


Creating Beautiful Borders

A new course run by Fiona Abrahams, helping you select and combine plants appropriate to your situation to create the effects you desire.  Learn about plants and how to use them, draw inspiration from the gardens at Godinton as we observe the changes occurring through the year., 07941 580613.  One Wednesday per month for eight months, £320.00 including tea, coffee and cake.



Activities for all the family to enjoy, garden trail, traditional garden games, children’s crafts.  Activities daily 1pm – 4pm, adults £5 and children £4.  Monday Eco-Art with Lorna Wyrill, Tuesday Minibeasts with Kentish Stour Countryside Partnership, Wednesday Bug Roadshow with Tony Rouse, Thursday Cork Keyrings with Godinton staff and Friday Pumpkin Carving with Godinton staff.  Tearoom open for delicious homemade refreshments.