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Inspiring, Tutor-led Workshops in the Heart of an Artistic Community

Find your passion at our innovative hub – high quality creative workshops in Essex. Create98 is a modern, inspirational and relaxing space where you can learn and develop new skills. We run expert led one-off courses and regular workshops in the heart of Leigh-on-Sea. The perfect place to discover your hidden talent, try something new and live life more creatively.

What People Say…

“Lovely place with friendly staff. I was amazed at how good my painting turned out!”

Bex Harper,

“Great idea. Wonderful workshops to do something different . Already booked up six workshops for next three months.😀”

Alison Pollard,

“Thoroughly enjoyed the 'Celebrating Chelsea' flower school special today, helping to create the floral installation outside the shop, together with other designs internally. Christine and her team were relaxed and helpful as were the other participants. Will be returning regularly to experience other creative courses. Thank you Create 98.”

Patsy Wiggins,

“Wanted to thank you, your team and Mark for an absolutely brilliant afternoon/evening. Everything was perfect, from the life drawing lesson to the fabulous vegan supper, eaten off of a stunningly beautifully decorated table. A lovely time had by all.”

Karen Baker ,
Private Party Host

“Just wanted to say how much I enjoyed the flower morning on Saturday. Thank you. You have created an amazing space for a real mix of activities.”

Zena Coleman,

“I just love everything about the place! From the friendliness that immediately puts you at ease, the excellent equipment/tools for the course, the generosity of the host when prosecco is included! I really enjoy anytime I spend there.”


“Great teacher! Thank you so much! Looking forward to seeing you again xxx”

AC Millbank,

“My son is loving the A to Z classes. As a parent it is wo derful seeing his new creations after each session. A fantastic opportunity for budding artists”

Kate Williams,

“Great idea. Wonderful workshops to do something different . Already booked up six workshops for next three months.?”

Alison Pollard,
Workshop participant

“EVERYTHING is spot on. This is the most fantastic place and I cannot wait to book in for more events. You really have nailed it with the content, the staff, the venue, the refreshments. Thankyou!”


News/ Blog

Meet the man behind the guitar…

From September 28th Enzo Harrison will launch a 5 week guitar crash course at Create98. We asked Enzo to get back to us on some questions, so we could learn more about our new tutor and the course itself, take a look! How did you get into the guitar and how long have you played […]
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Wellness classes are here!

Wellness is the topic of the moment, and with our classes launching this month we went to our tutors to find out more. Starting with Angelique Samadi who will be running Mandala Dot Painting… Personal Story – Angelique always had an interest in Mandalas and was attracted by the beautiful colours. After moving beyond her […]
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Havens to Havens Memory Walk: Volunteers Needed!

Create98 are very excited to be the proud sponsors of this year’s Havens to Havens Walk on Sunday 1st September. We need you! We are looking for a team of Create98 volunteers to take part in the walk, support on the day at our studio or help create flags to take on the walk! . […]
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Here’s some of the fantastic recent work from Create98. Check out our Instagram for more! #create98

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