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 20th September 2019

Merchant House

66 user reviews 5

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.

Neon Naked Life Drawing

19 user reviews 4

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.

If fitness classes and DIY workshops aren't quite your thing, head to Searcys for a class of the liquid variety. Teaming up with some of the most luxurious wine and Champagne brands around, they've got a special selection of wine and food pairings just for you.

House Of Burlesque

206 user reviews 5

Whether you're a budding burlesque performer or fancy learning something a little different, join the acclaimed House Of Burlesque as they let you in on all their tips and tricks; from fan dance to floorwork and even costume design workshops.

@ Leicester Square Kitchen on Saturday 28th September 2019 and 5 other dates

Ever wondered how to whip up the perfect Margarita? Well these classes at Leicester Square Kitchen will have you knocking them out with ease. Head on down to the bar and restaurant to play around with South American creations, sample canapes and signature mixes, and finish off with a celebratory dinner.

The Exhibit

133 user reviews 4

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. 

@ HALF HITCH Micro-Distillery on Various dates from Monday 23rd September 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.

Ever wondered what a life coach could do for you? Now you don't have to as Mark Pitcher, professional life coach, heads to Charlotte's to teach you the art of confidence, perfect days and finding your purpose in life with these insightful classes. 

Drink Shop Do

49 user reviews 4

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. 

  Taco Masterclass

4 user reviews 5

@ temper Covent Garden on Saturday 28th September 2019 and 2 other Saturdays

Looking for a cooking class in London? Head to Covent Garden where Neil Rankin's temper is on hand to show you the ropes with a masterclass dedicated to the humble taco. Think mezcal cocktails, cheeseburger tacos and much more.

@ Netil House on Sun, 13th Oct 2019 @ 12:00 - 14:30

It seems to be the newest craze in health food drinks but what is kombucha? Head to Netil House to learn more about the popular drink, including its history, science and health benefits as well as a masterclass on how to brew it for yourself at home. You'll also be treated to a 3 course lunch, including small bites and sit down sharing platters.

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.

HIX Events

45 user reviews 5

Hix Events have all sorts of classes for you to enjoy, whether it's joining Mark Hix for a delicious dinner that he demonstrates how to make in front of you, or masterclasses where the chef will impart his knowledge.

Keen on the bean? Then this masterclass has got your name written all over it. Learn the ins and outs of your favourite caffeinated beverage from how to make the perfect home brew to creating your own latte art.

@ Flat Iron Square on Every Sunday

See out that hangover with a little style this weekend as Flat Iron Square throw down an excellent bloody mary masterclass. Craft your cocktail the exact way you want it, and don't be afraid to get a little creative, then get your sunshine sip on with street food, vinyl DJs and even a massage station.

Head over to the Gunnersbury Park museum for this unique life drawing class. Using neon pastels you'll be recreating the UV-painted model before at this fun and quirky take on the classic art class. Open to all levels, you'll be able to walk away with something truly special at the end of the session.

Head to Covent Garden this spring and you'll find La Goccia's authentic past making workshops. Teaching you all you need to know about dough recipes, pasta shapes and simple sauces, it's the perfect introduction into cooking the finest Italian dishes. 

@ London Bridge Ceramics Studio on Various dates from Saturday 21st September 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.


9 user reviews 4

Looking to brush up on your cocktail knowledge? Ditch the boring old masterclass and join Christabels where they'll be taking over a secret location as you create elevated sips and sparkly drinks from scratch. Think negronis, glitter shots and more.

@ Toulouse Lautrec Jazz Club on Monday 14th October 2019 and 5 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.

@ Rotunda Bar and Restaurant on Sat, 5th Oct 2019 @ 11:30 - 13:30

Learn how to make Bake Off-worthy cupcakes whilst getting mildly bevved at Rotunda Bar and Restaurant's cupcakes and cocktails masterclass. Enjoy a welcome glass of bubbles whilst an onsite baker guides you through creating the perfect cupcake that would win the Paul handshake of approval, before making a cocktail to perfectly accompany your sweet treat.

Radio Alice

2 user reviews 4

Flex your pizza making muscles at your next date night or dinner party after taking part in Radio Alice's masterclass. The beloved Hoxton and Clapham restaurant is opening its doors and encouraging you to get a little hands-on this summer, with plenty of drinks to keep you going. 

The Spirits Collective

9 user reviews 4

From the hidden history of rum to how the Negroni become famous, The Spirits Collective bring you unparalleled insight into some of the world's most celebrated drinks and liquors. Head over to one of the fun and informative events for a stunning evening of great cocktails and fascinating talks.

Scott's Apothecary

1 user review 5

Founded by nutritional practitioner and chef, Anna Scott, this unique venue hosts classes and workshops on how to create your very own candles, perfume and beauty products. Using all-natural ingredients you'll be taught the skills needed to blend botanical oils and create a scent that is completely personal to you. 

@ Pasta Remoli Ealing Broadway Branch on Saturday 21st September 2019 and 13 other Saturdays

From tagliatelle to gnocchi, Londoners are going crazy for pasta and this cookery class is the next step. Learn how to create your favourite dishes from scratch and top things off with a graduation dinner at Ealing's outpost of Pasta Remoli.

Ever wondered how to perfect the art of dim sum? Luckily for you, dumpling and cocktail haven Ping Pong are hosting crash courses complete with cocktails and a free meal, giving you the chance to wow all your mates at your next dinner party.