Learn a New Craft...

The Butterfly Effect Studios offer a range of creative workshops such as fused glass, needle and wet felting and journal making. Whether you are a complete beginner or a more confident artist crafter, we have workshops to suit you. If you fancy celebrating a birthday, hen party or special occasion, come along and create something unique to cherish with a tailormade workshop especially for you.

Explore Craft Courses
Every time I join Helen's classes I start feeling more excited about my creative abilities and life in general. Classes are full of laughter and positive vibes!!

Anna, Journal Making

It was a lovely and relaxing day. Helen is a great teacher - encouraging and full of tips and ideas, but ultimately letting you create your own pieces in your own style.

Sue, Fused Glass

In a beautiful location

The Butterfly Studio is situated in the beautiful village of Halford. This village is on the Roman Fosse Way and the River Stour. The farm is approximately 3 miles outside Shipston on stour and 9 miles from Stratford upon Avon. It used to be a mixed farm with both crops and cattle but is now run as a haven for wildlife and a retreat for a variety of  creative pursuits.

Read more about us

The Butterfly Effect Art & Craft Studio Studios often partners with local organisations, hospitals and businesses including...

Upcoming Workshops

Talton Mill (in the mill woodhouse)

Friday February 21st 2020 workshop. 10am-3.30pm-

fused glass £66 (includes lunch & refreshments and all refreshments)

Friday May 15th 2010 workshop. 10am-3.30pm -

journal making. £56 (includes lunch & refreshments and all materials)


Broadway Tower (Tower Barn)

FUSED GLASS WORKSHOPS(10-3.30) £62 (includes lunch, refreshments & all materials)

Wednesday 26th February

Tuesday 7th April

Tuesday 19th May

Tuesday 23rd June


Butterfly Effect Studio

JOURNAL MAKING WORKSHOPS

(10-3.30) £52 (includes lunch, refreshments & all materials)

Wednesday 4th March

Wednesday 22nd April

Thursday 18th June

ENAMEL JEWELLERY WORKSHOPS (10-12.30) £44 includes all materials, drink & cake)

Monday 17th February

Mon 16th March

Thursday 7th May


Residential Workshops at The Victoria Spa Lodge

DATES IN MARCH-JUNE (2 day workshops & B&B from £190)

B&B for one night single room=£80

B&B for one night double room=£110

Wednesday 25th -Thursday 26th March ( workshop tuition & all materials=£110)

Tuesday 14th- Wednesday 15th April (workshop tuition and all materials=£110)

Wednesday 27th-Thursday 28th May(workshop tuition and all materials=£110)

Wednesday 3rd-Thursday 4th June(workshop tuition and all materials= £110)


Journal Making with Macmillan Cancer Support at Stratford Hospital.

For those affected by cancer, learn how to print stitch, bind and embellish your handmade journal. 3 1-hour creative workshops three times a month at the Lomas Suite, Stratford Hospital. Contact Deborah Smith for bookings and dates. Tel: 01926495321 ext 8214 or ext 5871.


Journal making once a month at Shakespeare Hospice in Stratford upon Avon.