“creativity is contagious pass it on”

Albert Einstein

I’ll pass on and share with you my skills and knowledge of the many processes built over my years of teaching young people and adults. You’ll be working in a friendly informative and fun space; get into or back into a creative experience.


workshops are a great opportunity to gain experience of a process; learn through making, with comprehensive one to one tuition and demonstrations to show you how. you’ll take home knowledge and the motivation to continue on your own plus some lovely work!

workshops 2.5 hours include all materials + cake and tea/coffee cost £40 see upcoming workshops for dates and to book.

multiple workshops discount 2 workshops £75, 3 workshops £100.

choose your own date & time group discounts available, minimum 4 people, maximum 10

special event workshops are tailored to your preference, whether to celebrate a special event or as a team building exercise. these workshops make the most of our beautiful house and garden providing lunch or tea/coffee and cake or early evening apéro drinks before heading to one of the many fantastic nearby Bridge Road eateries. make contact to arrange.

all levels welcome; workshops suitable for students teachers designers and for those wanting to experience something new

“The right teacher can make you feel nurtured and enlightened. Knowledge is power! Armi Maddison is one of those teachers. A year ago, she set up No5 Workshops in the garden studio of her beautiful home near Hampton Court. Armi is an arts educator, with over 25 years experience, and she has a calm and friendly approach that allows one to discover how they enjoy working”

The women’s room blog

Urban Oasis home owners shot one 7687 copy.jpeg

armi maddison is a knowledgable and experienced art educator with over 25 years in the post 16 sector, including A level, BTec, Access, Foundation and degree teaching. armi's approach is to facilitate an explorative and experimental learning environment. you will gain from her extensive knowledge in a variety of print processes and get excited by what can be achieved. armi creates a welcoming friendly and supportive environment, whilst encouraging participants to achieve their full potential. always brimming with ideas many examples to show, you will receive lots of one to one help ensuring success and a sense of achievement.

armi is a practising artist and has been producing her own work since she studied sculpture at kingston university a while back... she specialises in mixed media processes and has shown and sold in many exhibitions and open studios.