How to Book a workshop

*Please note that all the workshops have now finished – we hope to bring you more in the future.*

You can book your workshops via the details below and check out our TIMETABLE page for further information on each event. All events are FREE to attend and materials will be provided accept for the photo walks where you will be required to bring a camera phone.


In the workshops you will learn the basics rules of lettering and some techniques on how to transfer them on to a surface. You will get to design and paint your very own message / word on to a piece of wood and take it home!

As part of your time spent with Dan you can also help shape a new piece of work which will be displayed on the High Street.

We’re running the workshops on the 25th, 26th and 27th June from 1-3pm at Gather, 65 High Street, Dudley, Dy1.

Book tickets for the 25th June here26th June here and 27th June here.
FREE to attend – all materials supplied. No experience required.


To book on to WALK 1 of the Black Country Type Photo walk of Dudley Town Centre on Saturday 15th June (Meet 10am at Gather, 65 High Street) Book your ticket here

TO book on to WALK 2 of the Black Country Type at the Paint Dudley pop-up in a day exhibition on Saturday 29th June (Meet 10am at Gather, 65 High Street) Book your ticket here

Workshops with sign painter Jim of Seven 9 Signs

Jim will be doing 4 x workshops with us (3 at Gather and 1 at the Red House Glass Cone in Stourbridge).

Join Jim for a 2-hour introduction to sign writing. In the workshops you will use painting techniques and learn the basics as well as helping Jim shape ideas for some new pieces that will be placed on the High Street in July.

All materials will be supplied and no previous experience is required.

This is an all-ages workshop but anyone under the age of 18 must be accompanied by an adult.

Book tickets for the 2nd July here4th July here9th July here and 11th July here.