My interesting week with The Workshop

Work experience placement Inca had an interesting week at The Workshop

We were delighted to welcome Inca to The Workshop for a look at what we do and why. We wasted no time putting her to work – from creating posters, social posts, and a class schedule to questionnaires, a session plan and some serious arts and crafts. She spent her last day with us looking […]

2024 KLYP crew broad-en their knowledge of nature’s healing power

KLYP members on their latest Norfolk Broads visit

It’s been a great start to 2024 at The Workshop. Hard to believe we’ll soon be celebrating five years since we opened our doors. Here’s our Arts Engagement Worker Sophie to catch you up on what’s been going on.  It’s been busy, especially in the Inclusion department with brand new Foundation classes starting. The King’s Lynn Youth […]

Why we signed up for the 2023 Introduction to the Creative Industries (ICI) course

Headshots of our ICI 2023 participants, plus a poem

We were thrilled to begin our first Introduction to the Creative Industries (ICI) programme at The Workshop last month, made possible by The Norfolk Community Foundation‘s West Norfolk Employment Fund. The free course is designed to show 16-25-year-olds the wide variety of work and roles that exist within the sector and support them as they […]

What I learnt from participants about boosting your confidence

The word impossible is written on a blackboard with a hand covering the letters I and M to boost confidence

If you’re a 16-year-old or the parent of one, you don’t need reminding it’s GCSE results day. Whatever the outcome, a lot of young people will be wondering about their next step today. Our Arts Engagement Worker Sophie has some tips about maintaining and boosting your confidence. Hi. I’ve been doing lots of thinking about […]

Meet our new Arts Engagement Worker Sophie


Say hi to Sophie Ludkin, our new Arts Engagement Worker. The arts are really special to the former radio journalist, who grew-up in Norfolk. After her media detour, she’s looking forward to helping communities tackle their different challenges creatively.  Sophie said: “I’ve spent the last few years working in community outreach and I spent my […]

S.E.N.D Creative Dance and more new exciting classes here from April 2022


We’ve some great summer classes lined-up for you from 25 April – including the much asked for creative dance class for young people with special educational needs to afternoon sessions for adults who miss their clubbing days. Freddie Main is our Participation Programme Manager here in King’s Lynn. He said: “Since we opened in 2019 […]