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Creative ideas, inspiring tutor and wonderful setting.

This was my 5th time at Shore Cottage Studio and I came away as delighted with the whole event as... read more

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Marion B
Maximise your photo options by the Dee!

The 2-day photography course run by Laura was an absolute delight. The studio is right on the... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
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Creative courses by the sea, multi-award winning studio in Wirral Merseyside. Spend one or two days with us and we'll give you time and space to make something unique. We offer photography, textile art and laser cutting courses.
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Shore Cottage Station Road | Thurstaston, Thurstaston CH61 0HN, England
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+44 151 648 6581
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Reviewed today

This was my 5th time at Shore Cottage Studio and I came away as delighted with the whole event as on previous occasions. I had done some work with dyeing fabrics on the two day course and looked forward to learning more. Sue gave us...More

Thank Marion B
Reviewed 2 days ago

The 2-day photography course run by Laura was an absolute delight. The studio is right on the foreshore and boundless inspiration streams through the windows during her beautifully concise introductions to most of the basics of function and technique. I would thoroughly recommend this course...More

Thank Graham_Orr
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I've just completed the one day Beginners Photography Course at Shore Cottage. I recently bought a camera to take up photography and had absolutely no prior knowledge of photography or the camera and how to use it. Laura has an in-depth knowledge of her subject...More

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Reviewed 5 June 2018

The two of us thoroughly enjoyed our Two days laser cutting course and have really enjoyed Kris's hospitality and company, we have had some great laughs! Kris and I communicated through e-mails prior to our course to chat about our needs and what we wanted...More

Thank Cakioca
Reviewed 3 June 2018 via mobile

After a 2 day photography course with Laura I felt I had learned so much. Laura’s teaching style made everything so simple to understand. The setting is beautiful and the hospitality was wonderful. I am difficult to cater for with multiple things I can not...More

Thank Gilli B
Reviewed 27 May 2018

No better place to unwind and unlock the potential of your creativity through the lens of your camera. Laura's great wealth of experience and talent come through in her style of teaching , lifting the mystery of what all the buttons and dials can do...More

1  Thank djcandeland
Reviewed 25 May 2018

I found the course very rewarding and excellent value. I had a thoroughly enjoyable two days with Laura and fellow student, Fiona, in and around the unique setting of Shore Cottage Studio. Laura explains the subject in a way that makes it so easy to...More

1  Thank Nick R
Laura H, Owner at Shore Cottage Studio Ltd, responded to this reviewResponded 28 May 2018

Dear Nick, Thank you for your kind words, it is brilliant to see how far folk can travel on a two day course, from beginners to confident and creative photographers! We try to keep the jargon to a minimum and use plenty of examples and...More

Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

Having already done a Stitched Seascape' course there, I spent Friday in the company of Laura, Patrick and my neglected camera - couldn't have used my time better! Laura's knowledge, enthusiasm and encouragement made the day for me. The little touches such as coffee, home-made...More

Thank martin e
Laura H, Owner at Shore Cottage Studio Ltd, responded to this reviewResponded 28 May 2018

Thank you for your lovely review! We think that having a relaxed atmosphere helps folk to soak up the theory and put it easily into practice, especially important for photography. Its brilliant for us to welcome folk back again and again and we hope to...More

Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

Another great day at Shore Cottage with excellent tuition from Laura . Very inspiring !! Wonderful homemade food too .More

Thank Helen D
Laura H, Owner at Shore Cottage Studio Ltd, responded to this reviewResponded 3 May 2018

Dear Helen, Thank you for your kind words, we love welcoming folk back again and seeing how they have improved in the mean time. You captured some brilliant images on the Manual Mode course and it's great to see you've just booked in again for...More

Reviewed 25 April 2018

Shore cottage Studio and its beautiful setting is really inspiring. I spent two days working with Kris and the laser cutter. I have had some experience with laser cutting so it was a great way to re familiarise myself with how it works. Kris has...More

Thank Caroline H
Laura H, Owner at Shore Cottage Studio Ltd, responded to this reviewResponded 3 May 2018

Hi Caroline, Thank you for your very kind, and comprehensive, review. Kris loves to be able to tailor his courses to the participants making sure you get the right balance of technical and creative that you need. We always try to make the studio as...More

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Corinne D
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Response from Laura H | Property representative |
Hi Corinne, I'm Laura, one of the tutors and owners of Shore Cottage Studio. You can see all our upcoming courses on our website which I can't link to in this answer but you can click on the 'website' link at the top of... More
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