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Abstract sea art

Posted on: 2 August 2021

On this course you will learn how to create a selection of art works about the sea. We will look at the sea that surrounds our beautiful county and think of the ways it changes… More

Christmas mini-books for labels or decoration: FULL

Posted on: 12 July 2021

You will learn how to create a Mini casement bound book that can be used as a label or tree decoration. You will learn how to prepare your materials, sew your page block and build… More

An introduction to coaching

Posted on: 12 July 2021

You will learn about the skills and qualities required for coaching and the difference between coaching and mentoring. You will also be introduced to holistic’ and ‘person centred’ coaching techniques. At the end of the… More

An introduction to coaching

Posted on: 12 July 2021

You will learn about the skills and qualities required for coaching and the difference between coaching and mentoring. You will also be introduced to holistic’ and ‘person centred’ coaching techniques. At the end of the… More

Decorative binding – extended online workshop

Posted on: 12 July 2021

You will have the opportunity to create both a Coptic stitch and Long stitch-bound book. You will learn how to prepare your materials, sew your books. During this process you will explore options for simple… More

Developing woodcut skills – extended online workshop

Posted on: 12 July 2021

You will learn about different substrate and ink options. You will have an opportunity to develop your woodcutting skills, printing skills; and understand how to plan and print multiple colour work. More

First steps to getting online

Posted on: 15 July 2021

You will learn how to turn on a device and update passwords and account information, use controls on a device, such as a mouse and keyboard for a computer, or touchscreen on a smartphone or… More

Getting started with a job search

Posted on: 4 August 2021

The tutor will present a variety of ways to find employment and guide you through the job search process including how to search for work effectively online. More

Interview with confidence

Posted on: 4 August 2021

The tutor will explain how to prepare for an interview online or a telephone interview, by looking at some practical ideas and basic presentation techniques. More

Introduction to hand embroidery and applique

Posted on: 12 July 2021

This course will cover techniques for creating a picture using scraps of material which will be secured onto your backing fabric with hand stitching. You will be exploring how to use embroidery stitches and applique… More

Introduction to interior design -creating a scheme for your home

Posted on: 12 July 2021

During this short course you will develop skills for designing interior schemes for your home. The course includes how to create a mood board, developing colour schemes, lighting, floor plans, trends and styles and how… More

Office 365 – beyond basics (L1)

Posted on: 12 July 2021

You will consolidate the learning you have already done and use the same programs and features in Office 365 to carry out more complex tasks. You will focus on one area (either Word, Excel, or… More

Pilates for all

Posted on: 12 July 2021

During this course you will learn: – To improve mobility, flexibility, and balance. – Learn how to engage deep core muscles when apply Pilates breathing technique. – Improving posture; understanding and applying alignment. – Learn… More

Pilates for all

Posted on: 12 July 2021

During this course you will learn: – To improve mobility, flexibility, and balance. – Learn how to engage deep core muscles when apply Pilates breathing technique. – Improving posture; understanding and applying alignment. – Learn… More

Print making for all

Posted on: 12 July 2021

You will learn how to create linocut, woodcut and monotype prints using a range of techniques. You will learn about different substrate types and ink options. You will have an opportunity to develop your linocut,… More

Pilates stretches for relaxation

Posted on: 12 July 2021

During this course you will learn: – To understand and improve posture alignment. – To improve mobility, flexibility, and balance. – Learn Pilates breathing technique when stretching. – Learn practical stretches to alleviate muscular and… More

Using poetry to express how you feel : autumn poetry

Posted on: 12 July 2021

You will learn about: – Poetry techniques – Different types of poems – Exploring a poem from different perspectives More

Using poetry to express how you feel : winter poetry

Posted on: 12 July 2021

You will learn about: – Poetry techniques – Different types of poems – Exploring a poem from different perspectives More

Using poetry to express how you feel : winter poetry

Posted on: 12 July 2021

You will learn about: – Poetry techniques – Different types of poems – Exploring a poem from different perspectives More