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Bookbinding and Printmaking Eve studio group – 1 Session a month

Posted on: 10 July 2019

By the end of each session you will have learned or practiced a number of bookbinding or printmaking techniques. Although the studio group is focused on individuals working on their own projects with technical support,… More

Bookbinding and Printmaking studio group – 1 Session a month

Posted on: 10 July 2019

By the end of each session you will have learned or practiced a number of bookbinding or printmaking techniques. Although the studio group is focused on individuals working on their own projects with technical support,… More

Christmas craft matters

Posted on: 11 July 2019

You will learn how to make salt dough, how to shape and decorate ornaments and how to make individualised Christmas cards. By the end of the course you will have made a selection of lovely… More

Christmas floristry creations

Posted on: 10 July 2019

Come and create a beautiful Christmas wreath. Be inspired by the vibrant colours and textures of seasonal foliage. You will learn to select appropriate foliage for the theme. Consider colour, texture, mass and void. Explore… More

Christmas stocking: crazy patchwork

Posted on: 10 July 2019

You’ll learn how to stitch fabric pieces onto a base fabric to create crazy patchwork. This will then be used as the front of your Christmas stocking. More

Creative writing for Carers

Posted on: 5 October 2019

You will be taught in a small, friendly and supportive group where you will have the opportunity to gain confidence and make new friends. More

Discovering Poetry: try it out

Posted on: 5 October 2019

You will be taught in a small, friendly and supportive group where you will have the opportunity to gain confidence and make new friends. More

Dressmaking: zips, buttonholes and darts

Posted on: 10 July 2019

During this workshop you will learn some dressmaking techniques. You will create some samples of zips, buttonholes and darts. More

Experimental watercolours

Posted on: 10 July 2019

You will have the chance to explore a variety of experimental techniques using watercolour. These will include using alternative paint brushes, combining media and working over prepared surfaces. More

Exploring abstracts through acrylics

Posted on: 10 July 2019

You will have the chance to explore a range of painting techniques in acrylic which will encourage working with a more abstract approach. You will be experimenting with working on different scales and with a… More

Exploring song lyrics workshop

Posted on: 5 October 2019

You will be taught in a small, friendly and supportive group where you will have the opportunity to gain confidence and make new friends. More

Free taster: pom pom sprouts

Posted on: 10 July 2019

During this course you will learn how to make perfect pompoms using a special pompom maker. Use these to create some Christmas sprouts in party hats! More

Go get it! Reaching your goals

Posted on: 5 October 2019

In this course you will learn: • Building on your confidence • Smart goal setting building structure • Differentiate between small and big goals • Achieving and enjoying your goals • How to continue building… More

Improve your English: join at any time

Posted on: 5 October 2019

Courses cover different levels and include the skills of communication, reading and writing used in everyday situations such as * contributing to formal discussion of ideas and opinions * interpreting meaning in sentences * planning… More

Improve your English: join at any time

Posted on: 5 October 2019

Courses cover different levels and include the skills of communication, reading and writing used in everyday situations such as * contributing to formal discussion of ideas and opinions * interpreting meaning in sentences * planning… More

Improve your English: join at any time

Posted on: 5 October 2019

Courses cover different levels and include the skills of communication, reading and writing used in everyday situations such as * contributing to formal discussion of ideas and opinions * interpreting meaning in sentences * planning… More

Improve your English: join at any time

Posted on: 5 October 2019

Courses cover different levels and include the skills of communication, reading and writing used in everyday situations such as * contributing to formal discussion of ideas and opinions * interpreting meaning in sentences * planning… More

Improve your English: join at any time

Posted on: 5 October 2019

Courses cover different levels and include the skills of communication, reading and writing used in everyday situations such as * contributing to formal discussion of ideas and opinions * interpreting meaning in sentences * planning… More

Improve your English: join at any time

Posted on: 5 October 2019

Courses cover different levels and include the skills of communication, reading and writing used in everyday situations such as * contributing to formal discussion of ideas and opinions * interpreting meaning in sentences * planning… More

Improve your English: join at any time

Posted on: 5 October 2019

Courses cover different levels and include the skills of communication, reading and writing used in everyday situations such as * contributing to formal discussion of ideas and opinions * interpreting meaning in sentences * planning… More

Improve your English: join at any time

Posted on: 5 October 2019

Courses cover different levels and include the skills of communication, reading and writing used in everyday situations such as * contributing to formal discussion of ideas and opinions * interpreting meaning in sentences * planning… More

Improve your maths: join at any time

Posted on: 5 October 2019

Courses cover different levels and include – • Numbers and their use in everyday problems • Use of mathematical notation • Simple equations and graphs • Shape and space • Symmetry • Area and Volume… More

Improve your maths: join at any time

Posted on: 5 October 2019

Courses cover different levels and include – • Numbers and their use in everyday problems • Use of mathematical notation • Simple equations and graphs • Shape and space • Symmetry • Area and Volume… More

Improve your maths: join at any time

Posted on: 5 October 2019

Courses cover different levels and include – • Numbers and their use in everyday problems • Use of mathematical notation • Simple equations and graphs • Shape and space • Symmetry • Area and Volume… More

Improve your maths: join at any time

Posted on: 5 October 2019

Courses cover different levels and include – • Numbers and their use in everyday problems • Use of mathematical notation • Simple equations and graphs • Shape and space • Symmetry • Area and Volume… More

Improve your maths: join at any time

Posted on: 5 October 2019

Courses cover different levels and include – • Numbers and their use in everyday problems • Use of mathematical notation • Simple equations and graphs • Shape and space • Symmetry • Area and Volume… More

Improve your maths: join at any time

Posted on: 10 July 2019

Courses cover different levels and include – • Numbers and their use in everyday problems • Use of mathematical notation • Simple equations and graphs • Shape and space • Symmetry • Area and Volume… More

Improve your maths: join at any time

Posted on: 5 October 2019

Courses cover different levels and include – • Numbers and their use in everyday problems • Use of mathematical notation • Simple equations and graphs • Shape and space • Symmetry • Area and Volume… More

Improve your maths: join at any time

Posted on: 5 October 2019

Courses cover different levels and include – • Numbers and their use in everyday problems • Use of mathematical notation • Simple equations and graphs • Shape and space • Symmetry • Area and Volume… More

Landscapes and seascapes in oils

Posted on: 10 July 2019

You will have the chance to explore a variety of techniques to capture the atmospheric quality of Landscapes and Seascapes. You will explore how to encourage visual depth within a composition and how to alter… More

Linocut and printmaking: Beginners

Posted on: 10 July 2019

You will learn linocut cutting tecniques and how to print your image using core Printmaking skills. The emphasis of the course is on skills development and experimentation More

Mens Group: building confidence and moving forward

Posted on: 5 October 2019

On this course you will learn: • Where does your confidence come from? • Effective strategies for building your confidence • The art of ‘manliness’ and why confidence is different within genders. • How to… More

Mindfulness for beginners

Posted on: 5 October 2019

This course will include • Group discussion • Relaxation techniques • Tutor discussion • Creative Art • Reading and handouts of information You will be taught in a small, friendly and supportive group where you… More

Patchwork cushion

Posted on: 10 July 2019

During this workshop you will learn how to make half square triangles which will then be sewn together to make a cushion cover with a plain envelope back. More

Pilates for beginners

Posted on: 5 October 2019

You will learn about posture and alignment; combining breathing and exercises to strengthen your core muscles, tone your body and improve your balance and mobility. You will be taught in a small, friendly and supportive… More

Reuse: Embroidery, create a picture workshop

Posted on: 10 July 2019

During this workshop you will create a fabric picture using fabric scraps and simple embroidery stitches. More

Stretch and soothe

Posted on: 5 October 2019

You will learn how stretching can be used to relieve stress, increase flexibility and improve posture. One of the main components of stretching is breathing. You will learn to focus on your breath and discover… More

Stretch, relax and chat for Carers

Posted on: 5 October 2019

You will learn how stretching can be used to relieve stress, increase flexibility and improve posture. One of the main components of stretching is breathing. You will learn to focus on your breath and discover… More

Upcycle/ reuse: gifts create strawberry pin cushions

Posted on: 10 July 2019

You’ll learn how to stitch by hand and also some hand embroidery stitches to create some gifts from vintage fabrics. These items can be taken home and you will have the skills to create more! More

Wellbeing for Carers (mind and body)

Posted on: 5 October 2019

• The course content will include nine steps to taking care of the carer. • This will include examples of materials and information available to support the carer. • There will be group discussion and… More