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Art for wellbeing

Posted on: 11 November 2019

Trying a range of creative activities including using clay/modelling materials, painting, drawing, colouring, collage and textile work, printing, mixed media. Incorporating ideas, themes, thoughts and feelings into work or as inspiration. Working in a supportive… More

Book-binding and Print-making for all

Posted on: 5 October 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

English GCSE Fast track

Posted on: 11 November 2019

The course is fast track and requires attendance on both Monday and Wednesday evenings. You will develop your skills in understanding, analysing and interpreting a variety of texts.  Developing the ability to communicate clearly, accurately… More

Festive garlands

Posted on: 29 July 2019

Using a range of materials and techniques – colourful fabrics, natural and found resources like plants and foliage, craft materials, recycled décor and even costume jewellery; weave, plait, twist, thread and stick to make gorgeous… More

Festive wreaths

Posted on: 29 July 2019

Using willow as a base for decorating with foliage, natural and craft materials we will make gorgeous handmade festive wreaths for your home or to give as unique gifts. Working in a supportive atmosphere, get… More

Have a go – have a throw

Posted on: 29 July 2019

By the end of the session you will have been introduced to a pottery wheel and formed basic shapes which you may choose to be fired. More

Have a go – have a throw

Posted on: 11 November 2019

By the end of the session you will have been introduced to a pottery wheel and formed basic shapes which you may choose to be fired. More

Illustrate a children’s story

Posted on: 29 July 2019

You will be taught a number of creative techniques that lend themselves to illustration and you will have the opportunity to work on your own small-scale piece of work. 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: 29 July 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: 11 November 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: 29 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: 11 November 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: 11 November 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: 11 November 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

Make a Christmas paper luminary and other paper crafts

Posted on: 29 July 2019

In this workshop you will make a variety of Paper Craft Christmas Ornaments including a Winter Paper Luminary. More

Make a festive garland

Posted on: 29 July 2019

You will learn to select appropriate foliage for the theme. Consider colour, texture, mass and void. Explore traditional and contemporary floral garlands. Practise your skills and then create a beautiful festive garland. More

Make an animation film

Posted on: 29 July 2019

You will be taught a range of stop motion animation techniques in a safe, friendly and relaxed environment. You will be encouraged to make your own animated film. More

Meditation matters workshop

Posted on: 29 July 2019

In this simple, easy and light-hearted introductory workshop, tailored for people with Learning Disabilities, you will learn… • What Meditation is… For example, did you know it’s not about emptying your mind!? • Some different… More