Something completely different!

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Fancy drawing ents, hobbits, goblins or wizards?

Or maybe you’d like to find out more about hidden medicinal properties of many of our native wildflowers?

Its possible you could actually do both as Creative With Nature Gallery at Burnley Road, Todmorden, has two completely different courses coming up in its workshop section this month.

Firstly, Edward Foster is adding an air of enchantment to proceedings having agreed to teach his “Drawing From Tolkien” course on Saturday, March 19, 10am-5pm,which costs £50 per person.

The price includes materials and it is suitable for complete beginners or more advanced artists.

For more information and to book, you should contact Edward via

Secondly, herbalist Ali English will be hosting a Natural Medicine day in the workshop on Saturday, March 27, 10am-2pm, at a cost of £40 per person.

The workshop will help you learn how to identify, gather and use local medicinal plants, she said.

You should contact Ali directly to find out more or to book, by emailing