Featured Five: courses not to miss in January
Posted on: 1 January 2019
It’s a new year, so why not have a go at trying your hand at something new. Here’s our latest pick of courses starting soon across Devon. These include some great craft, language and creative writing workshops.
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.
Find out about BSL
Arts Centre, Bideford. Tuesday 8 January 1 – 3:30pm
If you want to learn how to use very basic British Sign Language, then this course is a great starting point. Find out more.
Art Matters – Signs of Spring
Kennaway Centre, Exmouth. Tuesday 15 January 10am – 1pm
This course is suitable for adults with learning difficulties and disabilities or those being supported on a day-to-day basis. You will produce various works of art, based on a Spring theme. Find out more
Layer and fuse: upcycle plastic bags
Passmore Edwards Centre, Newton Abbot. Wednesday 26 January 10am – 12:30pm
Starting with a collage, you will create your own interesting and tactile purses, bags and decorative items by fusing colourful upcycled plastic bags. Find out more
Creative solutions to stress and anxiety relief
Lantern Centre, Ilfracombe. Tuesday 29 January 10am – 12noon
This course aims to help individuals gain a greater sense of wellbeing through participation in a variety of art activities delivered in a fun and relaxed atmosphere. Find out more
Okehampton Library, Okehampton. 1 – 3pm
Enjoy the rhythm of poetry, by joining in and having a go at several different types of poetry. Find out more