30 Of The Best Classes In London

You don't have to go back to school to learn something new, this city is chockablock full of classes and lessons, from how to smoke a cigar through to improving your wine knowledge. Whether you're into arts and crafts or looking to get physical, these classes in London are not just fun, but they will also send you home with a shiny new skill. 

Last updated on 20th July 2021

If you're looking for some of the best classes in London, this fun series of ceramic and woodworking sessions should be high on your list. Head over to their Bethnal Green HQ for clay mug making and more from their talented team.

Get ready for a quirky class in life drawing like you've never seen before. Whether it's online or in person, this is one for the books. By combining an industrial UV light and reactive body paints, you can explore creativity in a brand new way.

Humble Grape

11 user reviews 4

Humble Grape have teamed up with The Wine & Spirit Education Trust (WSET) to offer a series of online course. Students will learn types and style of wine, common gapes, how to pair with food and how to taste six wines, gaining a WSET qualification at the end.

Brushstrokes and Nudes

2 user reviews 5

Brushstrokes And Nudes are adding a little heat to the usual pastime of life painting. The BYOB event will see you letting out your inner artist as a buff nude model poses and interacts with you throughout the session.


9 user reviews 5

One of London's most unique art classes, FORBIDDENDOG will see you picking up your paint brushes to spend an evening exploring themes of performance, seduction and kink, all while taking in the stunning surroundings of the Wild Cat Room in an exclusive private members club. 

@ The Avenue Cookery School on Wednesday 28th July 2021 and 4 other dates

Ever wanted to master the art of Thai cuisine? Join The Avenue Cookery School in South West London for a fun and informative experience that'll have you whipping up two authentic dishes, chicken satay and red curry with noodles, with bottomless drinks thrown in for good measure. 

One of the best classes for kids in London, Sticks 'n' Sushi are bringing you a fun weekend activity to do with the young 'uns this summer. Cart the family over to one of the their venues across the capital and get ready to get hands on with some delicious food.

One of the quirkiest events in London, Retroglow are bringing their signature aerobics classes to the masses. Head over for workouts dedicated to 90s boybands, 80s icons and one-hit wonders, all while dressed in vintage garms.

Bringing you proper summer vibes this June, Rhythm Kitchen are hosting unmissable rum tasting masterclasses in the heart of East London. Head on over to sample creations from Bristol Spirits, Goslings or Clarke's Court alongside Caribbean nibbles.

Luscious Cabaret

27 user reviews 5

Luscious Cabaret are teaching you something a little different at their beginners workshop. Dip your toes into the burlesque scene over a two hour session that'll see you learning moves, poses and a mini routine.

Paint a Pic

2 user reviews 5

Learn some art skills with an afternoon at Paint a Pic. Hosting a number of creative classes in Blackfriars, the event will be led by a talented professional who'll teach you how to make a masterpiece that you can take home. Plus, there's also a bar if you fancy a drink as you draw.

The Last Talisman

10 user reviews 5

For some of the best cocktail classes in London, head over to Bermondsey where The Last Talisman will be showing you how to make a trio of delicious tipples. Not your bag? They're also hosting a martini and macaron night from the experts at Monkey 47.

London Paint Party

1 user review 3

If you're looking for a fun painting class in London, this unique offering is taking over Sofia's in Dalston to bring you an hour of bottomless drinks, tutoring from a professional artist and a live DJ keeping the energy up throughout the workshop.


6 user reviews 5

Learn all about the craft the goes into making your favourite sweet treats with the help of a master chocolatier at this private workshop. The perfect activity for a birthday party or hen do, bring a long a group of firends and leave laden with delicious bars and truffles, perfect for sharing (...or not).

A great class for those of you looking to dip your toes in the creative waters, Pop N Paint is a fun-filled event in London that'll have you dancing to DJ sets, playing fun games and making your own artsy masterpiece. The best part? The canvases come pre-drawn.

Party n Paint

6 user reviews 5

Tap into your creative side over at Party N Paint. Taking place at Duo London, the event will see you with a paintbrush in one hand and a cocktail in the other. All art supplies will be provided and there'll even be a prize for best masterpiece.


13 user reviews 4

From spoken word evenings and wine-fuelled colouring events to art and writing workshops, the offerings at Kindred are sure to keep you on your toes. Hit up the West London members club for one of its many fun and wallet-friendly experiences.

Merchant House

123 user reviews 5

When it comes to masterclasses, Merchant House is a top choice. Whether it's whiskey, gin or rum that whets your appetite, this award-winning bar will have you sipping on cocktails, soak up samples and learn all about the history.