Classes In London

You don't have to go back to school to learn something new, London 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, they will also send you home with a shiny new skill. 

Last updated on 17th January 2019

When it comes to masterclasses, Merchant House it a top choice, whether it's whiskey, gin or rum that whet your appetite. Sip on cocktails, soak up samples and learn all about the history.

Get down to one of the London locations, for a quirky class in life drawing like you've never seen before. By combining an industrial UV light and reactive body paints, you can explore creative drawing in a brand new way.

The Exhibit host all kinds of classes for you to enjoy, whether you're into life drawing and becoming an artist, wanting to learn a new decorating skill, or even informative talks from podcasters and other social influencers. 

@ Maskelyne & Cooke on Various dates from Tuesday 22nd January 2019

London's only magic bar, Maskelyne & Cooke are bringing you the ultimate mash up of cocktails and card tricks as they bring you a fun and fascinating mix of sleight of hand and highly sippable cocktails.

Ever wanted to learn the moves for Mariah Carey's All I Want For Christmas Is You, or stitch your very own handmade gift? Then head over to Drink Shop & Do immediately. 

@ HALF HITCH Micro-Distillery on Various dates from Monday 21st January 2019

One of the best drinks classes in London, this cool and creative gin course at the Half Hitch micro-distillery will teach you the basics of distilling your favourite spirit using their ultra-modern still. Bring your own botanicals or ingredients for the chance to distil your very own gin.

Divino in Vino is a boutique wine service that hosts educational and delicious evenings. Taking place at different bars and restaurants, the evenings are a sociable event that including plenty of wine, nibbles and tasting notes.

@ London Bridge Ceramics Studio on Various dates from Sunday 20th January 2019

Perfect for novices, learn how to create pottery using a pottery wheel at this intimate two to one session, where you'll learn how to create pottery using special techniques, compete with each other, and have a fun time along the way.

@ Toulouse Lautrec Jazz Club on Monday 11th February 2019 and 4 other Mondays

One of the best classes in London, this cool and quirky life drawing event swaps your standard model for one of the city's cabaret and burlesque performers. Grab a couple of drinks from the bar and get those creative juices flowing at this fun London art event.

Soak up G&Ts, learn about the history of gin and bottle your very own blends as Albion & East's bars invite you to venture deep into the world of botany. Not only will you taste tonics and blend botanicals, but you'll also get to create your own bespoke gins to bring home.

@ Sacred At The Star on Wednesday 30th January 2019 and 3 other Wednesdays

Sacred Gin are inviting you to this awesome gin experience, where you'll learn about the history of the distillery, as well as roll your sleeves up and create your very own bottle of it! You'll also take a bottle home for yourself.

Shake up something special as Christabels brings you two unique cocktail masterclasses. Choose from mar-tea-ni making and fruit and veg cocktails, with carefully curated menus tailored to the very last detail. If you're after something fun and quirky, this is it.