Gallery Seventeen
Beckenham’s Art Centre


We have over 20 years of experience to call on and we will be pleased to talk with you on any aspect of our art or framing services.

Upstairs at Gallery Seventeen is a teaching studio where our art classes take place. We hold both daytime and evening classes in ceramics, drawing, and watercolour; the classes are perfect for both beginners and more experienced artists.

Gallery Seventeen is conveniently located around the corner from Beckenham Junction train station and tram stop, therefore is easily accessible from Victoria, Croydon and Bromley. We are also just across the road from a bus stop with regular buses to and from Bromley, Lewisham, Penge, Crystal Palace and Elmers End.

For more information please call the gallery on:

020 8658 1788

or email us at:


Monday 10am-5.30pm
Tuesday 10am-5.30pm
Wednesday 10am-5.30pm
Thursday 10am-5.30pm
Friday 10am-5.30pm
Saturday 10am-5.30pm
Sunday Closed
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Ceramic Weekend Courses

Medium: Clay

Level: Mixed ability- Suitable for absolute beginners & the more experienced Ceramicist


Four-day course: £380

Three-day course: £275

Includes all materials and kiln time, lunch, tea and coffee whilst at the studio. No hidden fees.


Weekend Course Timetable

FRIDAY (optional)

SATURDAY & SUNDAY – Planning and hand building your ideas in a small group

with lots of one-to-one help.

Leave your work with us for 2 + weeks to dry and have its first firing.

Glaze Day- Finalize your ideas for colour and texture, then glaze your pieces.

You need not have worked with ceramics before, hand built pieces can be made in easy stages with help and a guiding hand.

You will work in our studio in a small group of no more than 8 people.

The next dates are as follows:


January 10th, 11th, and 12th + Glaze day – FULL

March 20th, 21st, 22nd + Glaze day – FULL

May 15th, 16th, 17th +glaze day 1 space

July 10th, 11th, 12th, +glaze day 1 space

October 2nd, 3rd, 4th + glaze day -FULL

November 6th, 7th, 8th, + glaze day – FULL


January 8th, 9th and 10th + Glaze day 6 Spaces

(We recommend early booking as these spaces are taken quickly)

Click Here for Information on our Weekly Ceramic Classes

To book or for further information, please call us on 020 8658 1788 or email

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