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Art appreciation: Impressionism to the present day: FULL

Posted on: 19 April 2021

You will be working with your tutor in a virtual learning environment using an online video platform called Zoom. You will be accompanied in your virtual class, with other learners. Your tutor will give practical… More

Art appreciation: Women in art: FULL

Posted on: 19 April 2021

You will be working with your tutor in a virtual learning environment using an online video platform called Zoom. You will be accompanied in your virtual class, with other learners. Your tutor will give practical… More

Basic drawing: FULL

Posted on: 19 April 2021

You will be working with your tutor in a virtual learning environment using an online video platform called Zoom. You will be accompanied in your virtual class, with other learners. Your tutor will give practical… More

Beautiful melt bags for the beach and picnics

Posted on: 19 April 2021

You will be working with your tutor in a virtual learning environment using an online video platform called Zoom. You will be accompanied in your virtual class, with other learners. Your tutor will give practical… More

Bookbinding for all: FULL

Posted on: 19 April 2021

This is a relaxed group running for 5 weeks for those who wish to explore aspects of bookbinding as a creative craft. This is a course suitable for all levels; any existing skills are welcomed… More

Crafts for the summer season: FULL

Posted on: 19 April 2021

You will be guided, by our tutor, through the crafting processes needed to make some beautiful items to celebrate the Summer Season. The sessions are designed to promote the sharing of ideas in a supportive… More

Create a beautiful journal out of junk materials: FULL

Posted on: 19 April 2021

You will learn techniques for creating a junk journal using paper and fabric. The course will show you how to create a unique and individual journal using mainly upcycled or found materials. Techniques will include… More

Creative papier mache

Posted on: 19 April 2021

You will be working with your tutor in a virtual learning environment using an online video platform called Zoom. You will be accompanied in your virtual class, with other learners. Your tutor will give practical… More

Doodling and zentangle workshop

Posted on: 19 April 2021

The course will look at how a simple doodle can be incorporated into a larger piece of work, using pen and paper. Your tutor will take you through some guided exercises and pattern designs before… More

Doodling and zentangle workshop

Posted on: 30 April 2021

The course will look at how a simple doodle can be incorporated into a larger piece of work, using pen and paper. Your tutor will take you through some guided exercises and pattern designs before… More

Drawing for pleasure: FULL

Posted on: 19 April 2021

Over the five weeks, the course will look at how to do quick sketches, how to refine your work, use shading techniques and composition, by looking at landscapes, still life and proportions of the body… More

Hand techniques with clay: FULL

Posted on: 19 April 2021

You will be working with your tutor in a virtual learning environment using an online video platform called Zoom. You will be accompanied in your virtual class, with other learners. Your tutor will give practical… More

Introduction to hand embroidery and applique: FULL

Posted on: 19 April 2021

You will be working with your tutor in a virtual learning environment using an online video platform called Zoom.  You will be accompanied in your virtual class, with other learners. Your tutor will give practical… More

Learn to crochet granny squares: FULL

Posted on: 19 April 2021

This 2 week course covers some basic crochet stitches in week 1. During week 2 you will learn how to crochet a basic granny square. This course will get you started with making granny squares… More

Make a cushion in a day: FULL

Posted on: 19 April 2021

You will be working with your tutor in a virtual learning environment using an online video platform called Zoom. You will be accompanied in your virtual class, with other learners. Your tutor will give practical… More

Making kanzashi flowers: FULL

Posted on: 19 April 2021

. You will be guided through the process needed to fold cotton fabric into beautiful kanzashi flowers, that can be worn as a brooch. The session is designed to promote sharing ideas in a supportive… More

Melted plastics to create fabrics

Posted on: 19 April 2021

You will be working with your tutor in a virtual learning environment using an online video platform called Zoom. You will be accompanied in your virtual class, with other learners. Your tutor will give practical… More

Monoprint drawing using recycled materials: FULL

Posted on: 19 April 2021

You will be working with your tutor in a virtual learning environment using an online video platform called Zoom. You will be accompanied in your virtual class, with other learners. Your tutor will give practical… More

More abstract art for beginners: FULL

Posted on: 19 April 2021

Abstraction using landscape as a starting point. Abstraction from still life. Abstraction using repeat pattern, collage, cutting and distortion. Abstraction through printmaking. More

More drawing and painting: FULL

Posted on: 19 April 2021

You will be learning about contour line drawing, 2- and 3-point perspective, tone, composition and more advanced techniques. More

More still life

Posted on: 19 April 2021

You will be learning about quality of line, perspective, measurement, tone, colour, proportion and composition through a series of observational studies. More

Papercraft for celebrations

Posted on: 19 April 2021

You will be working with your tutor in a virtual learning environment using an online video platform called Zoom. You will be accompanied in your virtual class, with other learners. Your tutor will give practical… More

Pottery for all: FULL

Posted on: 19 April 2021

You will be creating more complex slab forms with lids, making multiples, throwing and casting techniques. Design basics. More

Printmaking for all: FULL

Posted on: 19 April 2021

This is a relaxed group running for 5 weeks for those who wish to explore aspects of printmaking as a creative craft. This is a course suitable for all levels; any existing skills are welcomed… More

Sewing machine skills: basic: FULL

Posted on: 19 April 2021

You will be working with your tutor in a virtual learning environment using an online video platform called Zoom. You will be accompanied in your virtual class, with other learners. Your tutor will give practical… More

Summer paper roses: FULL

Posted on: 19 April 2021

You will be guided, by the tutor, through the process needed to turn paper table napkins into beautiful 3d roses.   The session is designed to promote sharing ideas in a supportive setting where your creativity will unfold, and… More

The power of pattern: zentangles, mandalas and more: FULL

Posted on: 19 April 2021

You will be working with your tutor in a virtual learning environment using an online video platform called Zoom. You will be accompanied in your virtual class, with other learners. Your tutor will give practical… More

Time for tea: painting workshop: FULL

Posted on: 19 April 2021

You will be working with your tutor in a virtual learning environment using an online video platform called Zoom.  You will be accompanied in your virtual class, with other learners. Your tutor will give practical… More

Watercolours using texture and special effects: FULL

Posted on: 19 April 2021

Experiment with resist, granulation, water margin, salt, spirit techniques. You will learn a range of watercolour techniques including salt and bleach dispersal, granulation, rice and sand resist, cling film resist, composition building. More