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Be Inspired and Get Creative in Somerset

Beautiful Somerset has inspired and produced many makers, crafters, photographers and artists. Find a selection of local artists and workshops below, plus a few annual Somerset arts events.

Somerset Artists

Try a new skill with Shakspeare’s Glass Blowing courses in Langport, or pottery with Barrington Pottery classes. Living locally is the world-famous potter, Johnny Leach and his fascinating workshop and gallery in Muchelney.

Somerset Arts Week

Somerset Art Weeks Festival is held annually between September and October. Hosted by Somerset Art Works, there’s will be a diverse programme of art exhibitions, workshops, talks, films and installations in over 135 locations across Somerset.