For information and booking onto course and cancellations please read our Booking Courses Guide


All workshops will start/take place at Bishop Street Methodist Church (unless stated otherwise).

Workshops start at 10am and finish at 4pm with a lunch break included (there’s plenty of shops nearby for food or bring a packed lunch), hot drinks and snacks will also be available

To book a place on these courses please Book though Eventbright (fees will be added)


Pinhole Workshop

9th October – 10am – 4pm

Learn the basics of photograph.

Using Pinhole cameras you will take photos around Town Hall Square and then be shown how to develop them in the darkroom.

All materials provided.

This is a FREE drop in workshop  (no need to book) in conjunction with LCB Depot, Two Queens, Phoenix and Leicester Print Workshop  as part of their CQ Earlies


Plastic Fantastic Photo walk

16th October – 10am – 4pm

Explore Leicester City centre with a weird and wonderful cheap plastic camera. Then process your films back at the darkroom.

All materials provided.

£15 (+ booking fees)



23rd October – 10am – 4 pm

Manipulate light to create wonderful abstract photos in the darkroom with this rarely seen alternative photography techniques.

All materials provided, but if you have any interesting translucent/transparent objects feel free to bring them along

All materials provided

£30 (+fees)


100 Year Camera Photo walk and Darkroom Workshop

13th & 20th November – 10am – 4pm

Spread over two Saturdays

Using cameras over 100 years old, we’ll explore the historical side of Leicester before heading back to the darkroom to process the films

On the second Saturday we will show you how to print photographs from your negatives in the darkroom and even tone your prints with sepia toner if you wish

All materials provided.

£60 (+ fees)

Alternative Christmas Cards

27th November – 10am – 4pm

Using techniques such as sun prints and photograms we will show you how to create a set of custom handmade Christmas cards (including envelopes)

All materials provided.

£30 (+fees) – Available from 30th October