Inspired and Create Craft Studios

  Our passion is to get you Inspired , So you can then Create 

Thanks for visiting!

***NEWS FLASH - due to coronavirus  we have had to make the tough decision to close the studio  as per the request of SPUDworks in line with the Government.  All workshops will be rescheduled and all customers will be contacted and gift vouchers will be valid until the end of December.  We are offering Online Tutorials which are available to book in the workshop section and are run on Zoom.
We expect the majority of the workshops to commence from September onwards and are now displayed on the workshop page, Coming soon workshops we are still organising dates.  We hope to offer some new workshops in the studio  during the latter part of July and August , but we will advise as soon as possible, In the meantime keep well and safe. *****

Welcome to Inspired and Create, a home of craft workshops in the centre of Sway, in the heart of the New Forest.

Easy accessible by road, bus or train.

Please note:

Spudworks has a  very limited small carpark to the right of the building  which is used by the other tenants but there is  one disabled parking bay for our disability badge holders.  We recommend parking on Station Road or at Jubilee Field (SO41 6BE) At weekends it may be possible to use the carpark  at Spudworks , but unfortunately we are unable to guarantee.

There is also parking at Sway Rail Station, but please be aware that this could be at a cost.

(Please do not park in the grounds of Forest Heath Apartments as these are private parking spaces)

Based at our friendly, relaxed ground floor studio  in  the centre of Sway Village in a quiet location.  We run a selection of craft classes held by local tutors including Beading, Crochet, Knitting, Hand Quilt and Applique, Traditional Quilts, Ceramics, Folk art and Decorative painting, , Floristry, Art, Paper Crafts, Scrapbooking, Silk Painting , Home decor , Free Motion embroidery, Silver Clay, Wire work and Wet/Needle Felting. We originally opened in Lymington 3 years ago.

Most classes will be suitable for children to craft with Mum or Dad or we do have School Holiday classes.

Gift Cards are available in any amount, contact Nicky for more information.

Wedding and Hen Parties : Are you planning a handmade wedding? Why not allow us to help you plan that perfect look for that perfect day. With our directory of local tutors, we can provide all the help and know-how to make everything from Save the date  right through to decorations. Contact Nicky for more information.

Studio rent or venue hire:  Our studio is perfect for hire either to hold your own workshops or a group/club meeting. Rental cost of studio includes Tea and Coffee . Contact us for more information

Hope you can pop along to one of our workshops and keep popping by to see what craft we can tempt you with next.

All workshops are non refundable - please make sure that each workshop meets your needs and that you can make the date before bookings.  We do issue credit notes if you are unable to make the workshop - please see our Small print section for more information.

We accept credit and debitcards via Pay Pal or in the studio via a swipe machine , If you would like to pay by cheque or cash, please contact Nicky to reserve your workshop . The workshop page will direct you to Pay Pal for payment.  Booking confirmation is normally sent within 48 hours of booking with Joining instructions sent 4 days prior to the workshop.  If you do not receive any emails, please first check your SPAM or TRASH and if still not there contact Nicky 07740409446 or email [email protected] . If payment has been made via a host PayPal account please email Nicky with the correct information for Booking confirmation and joining instructions.

For more information call Nicky Painter 07740409446 or send and email to [email protected]

Inspired and Create Craft Studios at Spudworks ( formally Art Sway)

Station Road,



SO41 6BA

Art Sway, Station Road, Sway, SO41 6BA
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