April evening and weekend courses

Posted on: 1 April 2019

We have a fantastic range of evening and weekend courses in arts and crafts and photography starting this April – perfect if you work 9 to 5 or have other commitments during the day. Check out what’s on when in the list below.

If you see something you’d like to do, but it’s not on in your area or the times or dates don’t suit you, find more courses using our online search or contact your local centre – if there’s enough interest in your area, they may be able to put on your course.

Evening courses

Printmaking and bookbinding for all

Gatehouse, Totnes. Wednesday 24 April 7 – 9pm

Join this relaxed group, running for 5 weeks, and explore aspects of printmaking and bookbinding as a creative craft. Find out more.

Landscapes through your lens

Arts Centre, Bideford. Thursday 25 April 6:30 – 8:30pm

Take part in guided outdoor photoshoots in and around Bideford, focussing on landscape images. Find out more.

Aluminium jewellery: make a bangle

Arts Centre, Bideford. Monday 29 April 6 – 9pm

Learn how to make a unique aluminium decorated bangle. Find out more.

Glass planters and terrariums

Ockment Centre, Okehampton. Tuesdays 30 April 6:30 – 8:30pm

Learn how to make a glass planter/terrarium, with coloured glass inserts, to decorate your home with or give as a gift. Find out more. 

Weekend courses

Pet portrait: drawing and painting

The Mansion, Totnes. Saturday 6 April 10am – 3:30pm

Bring along photographs of your cherished pet and explore capturing their features through drawing. Find out more. 

Sketching outside

Arts Centre, Bideford. Saturday 6 April 10:30qm – 3:30pm

Learn some different drawing and sketching techniques in an outdoor location. Find out more. 

Spring craft workshop

Arts Centre, Bideford. 10am – 12noon

Bring the family along and spend time together being creative and make artefacts inspired by spring. Find out more.