Dave Helm, the owner and creative driver behind this enterprise has worked for many years with vulnerable people, but he started out his adult life as an artist and has been making pots for 35 years.He loves to share his own fascination with the ceramic making process, and teaches individuals and small groups, whether beginners, or more experienced.
Lianne Woodward is based at The Craft Workshop and specialises in a variety of craft specialisms. Graduating over 10 years ago in Creative Textile Crafts, she has since established herself as a Community Artist within EllisArts running workshops here at the shop as well as in a variety of community settings including schools. Her passion is to allow others the space and creativity to develop and discover their creative potential whether for the first or hundredth time! She runs a variety of workshops. See below for details.