January evening and weekend courses

Posted on: 14 December 2017

We have evening or weekend courses in arts and crafts, guitar, photography and German starting in January – 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

Drawing Skills

Okehampton Primary School, Okehampton, Wednesdays 10 January to 7 February 6-8:30pm

A general course in basic drawing skills, suitable for both the beginner and those with experience. Find out more.

German for beginners

Passmore Edwards Centre, Newton Abbot, Thursdays 11 January to 1 March 7-9pm

Suitable for complete beginners or those who have done one or more Beginners German courses. Learn and practise speaking German. Find out more.

Stained Glass for beginners

Arts Centre, Bideford, Wednesdays 17 January to 7 February 6:30-9pm

Learn the basic principles and techniques required to work with stained glass. Find out more.

Digital Photography

Arts Centre, Bideford, Thursdays 18 January to 8 February 6:30-8:30pm

Improve your photography on guided photo shoots. Find out more. 

Play Guitar

Alexander Centre, Tavistock, Tuesdays 23 January to 6 March 6-7:30pm

Learn or improve your guitar-playing skills, tune the guitar and some basic chord shapes and scales. Suitable for anyone from complete beginner to intermediate players. Find out more.

Weekend courses

Life drawing

Kennaway Centre, Exmouth, Saturday 6 January 10am-3pm

Start off by drawing gestural marks in response to poses, then move on to learning about line, tone, form, space and proportion. Find out more.

Crafty Saturday

Kennaway Centre, Exmouth, Saturday 20 January 10am-4pm

An exciting creative day, with lunch included, to explore basic sewing skills. Find out more.

Alternative Winter Wreaths

Lantern Centre, Ilfracombe, Saturday 20 January 10am-3:30pm

Make a beautiful winter wreath using fabrics, flowers, ribbons and braids. Find out more.