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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
Shore Cottage Station Road, Thurstaston CH61 0HN, England
+44 151 648 6581
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All reviews fused glass biscuits two days cakes lovely homemade excellent tuition beautiful location fabulous days thank you so much homemade food learning how soup home made feel very welcome lunch and afternoon tea many thanks great teacher
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Lovely peaceful place to visit with views over the River Dee to the North Wales coast. As a reasonably frequent visitor (being fairly local), to the south of Telegraph Road is the beach, with some spectacular sunsets seen in the summer. To the north of...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Andrew R
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

What a wonderful place! I spent a day at Shore Cottage on a photography course and I enjoyed every second. When you arrive you get the warmest welcome and are greeted with the offer of tea, coffee and homemade delights! I have come back with...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Nicky J
Reviewed 6 days ago

I spent amazing day at the Studio today. I booked my Photography course 2 days ago and I couldn't wait to attend it. It was more than I hoped for. Fantastic atmosphere with lovely people, lovely food in a beautiful surroundings. Laura was a fantastic...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank bisette77
Reviewed 1 week ago

For my birthday I got the 2 day 'Photography; button pressing and composition. I have had a good camera for many years but failed to get off auto, so this was the ideal gift. The weather was...changeable! but that just added to the types of...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank beemooni
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Extremely clear tuition at a pace I could cope with and from which I am sure I will benefit from in the future. A relaxed friendly atmosphere together with comfortable surroundings made my experience all the more enjoyable. The home prepared food was delicious!More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank IanCasson
Laura H, Owner at Shore Cottage Studio Ltd, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Dear Ian, Thank you so much for your lovely review, we hope that by having a relaxed atmosphere everyone is better able to soak up the learning. I'll pass on your comments about the food to Kris who made the lunch for us. We'd love...More

Reviewed 28 January 2019 via mobile

Four of us visited Laura and Kris' studio this weekend for my mum's 60th, to learn photography and have a go at laser cutting. We had so much fun, and were very well fed (lunch both days was homemade and absolutely delicious - and Laura...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank NikiNikiNik
Laura H, Owner at Shore Cottage Studio Ltd, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hi Niki, Thank you for your lovely review, we love to put bespoke courses together and even more so if it is a special occasion - any excuse for a lovely cake! An experience and a family get together is a great gift and you...More

Reviewed 16 January 2019 via mobile

Had a great day course as a present off my kids for Christmas. As a relative beginner I was made to feel very welcome, I found the content very informative and the overall vibe laid back. The lunch and refreshments were both plentiful and very...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank alan t
Laura H, Owner at Shore Cottage Studio Ltd, responded to this reviewResponded 19 January 2019

Dear Alan, Thank you so much for taking the time to leave such a lovely and comprehensive review. You should be proud of your final images, your new skills were the star, not the light and weather, I'm not surprised your family were impressed! The...More

Reviewed 31 December 2018

Fabulous setting, spot on teaching, emphasis is on creativity and seeing the world from different perspectives. I have had such an enjoyable couple of days learning how to use my camera with Laura. From the moment you walk into the studio where you are shown...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Nicolls85
Laura H, Owner at Shore Cottage Studio Ltd, responded to this reviewResponded 19 January 2019

Dear Nicolls85, Thank you for taking the time to leave us such a kind review, we are so glad you have had such a good experience and are proud of what you achieved, your final images were brilliant and showed how much you had improved...More

Reviewed 11 December 2018

I have now been to a few courses at shore cottage studios and every time I come away with such a buzz. They are always good fun; Laura and her family really look after you with homemade food and treats; The classes always deliver much...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank NettFurley
Laura H, Owner at Shore Cottage Studio Ltd, responded to this reviewResponded 19 January 2019

Dear Nett, Thank you for your kind words, it is great to hear that we are still managing to deliver more than you expect even after several visits. Hopefully the laser cutting course will continue the upward trend! We are looking forward to welcoming you...More

Reviewed 9 December 2018

This is my 6th visit to Shore Cottage and as usual, you are made very welcome and you relax the minute you walk through the door. We spent the day making lovely soaps, bath bombs which will certainly go down well with my friends as...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Pat G
Laura H, Owner at Shore Cottage Studio Ltd, responded to this reviewResponded 19 January 2019

Dear Pat, Thank you for another kind review, it is a real treat for us to welcome back our best (and loveliest) customers again and again. We hope your friends enjoyed their gifts, and that the relaxation stayed with you throughout the Christmas holiday. Looking...More

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28 April 2018|
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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