In Cambridge we have a range of specialist creative spaces available to hire, including recording studios, fashion workshops, art rooms and even a TV studio.
All these spaces feature cutting-edge equipment, and our team of experienced technicians will be on hand to assist you and answer questions.
Our 3D workshops are equipped for woodwork, plastics/vacuum forming, metalwork, plaster, clay, mould making, laser-cutting and 3D printing. The space also includes a spray room, a large sculpture making area and two installation spaces.
A range of materials are available on request for an additional charge.
Our animation suites, situated in the original Edwardian studios of Cambridge School of Art, have all the tools needed for traditional hand drawn and stop-motion animation, as well as high-end 3D CGI.
A full range of professional digital imaging, compositing and animation tools including the full Adobe Creative Suite, TVPaint, Maya and Dragonframe Stop Motion can be arranged by request in advance.
Software to be used for Educational Purposes only. All users must be over 18 years of age.
We have dedicated Mac and PC suites equipped with the latest software including Adobe Creative Cloud and Microsoft Office. You will also be able to access our printing facilities for an additional charge.
Software to be used for Educational Purposes only. All users must be over 18 years of age
Our dedicated fine art and illustration studios come complete with audio visual equipment as standard. A range of art materials can be arranged on request for an additional charge.
Various room sizes available, prices start from:
Experience our industry-standard recording studios and audio and video production facilities, with a wide range of digital and analogue audio equipment.
You'll find over 160m2 of studio space incorporating five fully soundproofed, climate-controlled recording studios equipped with Apple Mac Pro and G5 computers, rivalling that of many commercially run operations. A range of highly specialised equipment can be arranged on request for an additional charge.
Various options available, prices start from:
Our fashion workshops house a variety of industrial sewing, finishing, embroidery and knitting machines as standard. There are also two fully equipped teaching rooms suitable for pattern cutting with mannequins for fitting.
A range of materials are also available on request for an additional charge.
Pattern Cutting Rooms
With 135m2 of space, our multi-purpose hall comes with a sprung floor, projections and sound facilities, a selection of mirrors and tables and chairs. Some music resources are available on request for an additional charge.
Set within a self-contained building and including 85m2 of floor space, our multi-purpose space comes with grand piano, projection and sound facilities. Some percussion instruments are available on request for an additional charge.
Individual Practice Rooms | Our individual practice rooms come with an upright piano as standard. Each room is well lit and includes a guitar and bass amp.
Band Practice Rooms | Our band practice rooms includes guitar amps, bass amp, Nord keyboard, drum kit with cymbals, PA speaker, one Shure SM 58 and mic stand. Easy to plug and play for bands up to five members. Additional mics, mic stands and other equipment can be made on request.
Teaching Rooms | Our teaching rooms can hold up to 20 people, depending on the activity and come with lectern, baby grand piano, whiteboard and projector as standard.
Studios | Our studios are user friendly and very easy to work in, with good work flow and capability to patch into our Recital Hall and one of our teaching spaces, giving you more options for your recordings. The studio also includes a range of mics and cables in the studio safe. Additional mics, mic stands and other equipment can be made on request.
Price on application.
Our industry-standard analogue and digital facilities include both colour and black and white darkrooms.
Our black and white dark room has thirteen enlargers, black and white print machine and wet trays. All enlargers can be used for 35mm and medium format negatives. One enlarger can be used for 5x4 negatives.
Our colour dark room has seven enlargers. Six can print 35mm and medium format and one can print 10x8. Our colour print machine has dry to dry roller transport.
There is also a digital photography lab with 20 Apple iMacs and a large selection of photographic quality, wide-format printers and scanners.
All printing consumables will incur an additional charge.
Black and white film processing
Digital Processing and Printing Lab
We have a specialist printmaking workshop with etching, screen-printing, lithography, relief pressing, and letterpress printing. A range of materials are also available on request for an additional charge.
We have over 120m2 performance ready space with a baby grand piano, marimba, vibraphone, sheet stands as well as projection and sound facilities included. There is also the option to have seating and tables in the space. Additional musical equipment are also available on request for an additional charge.
Our multi-camera HD TV studio comes fully equipped with lighting rig, professional-standard gallery, mixer, and autocue and multi-purpose scenic backdrops. Various props and equipment can be requested in advance for an additional charge.
We have a team of experienced technicians for each of our spaces. Some rates include a technician, while for other spaces an additional charge applies.
To book one of our creative spaces, please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 01223 698583.