Arts, Crafts and Media

Courses

Acrylic Painting Beginners - Step 2A fascinating course which will further your knowledge and skills in this art medium. For Course Information, please click on the date below.
Blandford Sewing BeeCome along and receive professional support with your sewing projects from complete beginners to those with more experience. For Course Information, please click on the date below.
Botanical Painting Beginners - Step 2This course will further your knowledge and skills creating images of plants and flowers. For Course Information, please click on the date below.
Couture sewing skills - Chanel Jacket techniquesThis specialist workshop focuses on equipping you with the technical knowledge and practical skills that you would need to utilise if wishing to recreate a Chanel style cardigan jacket.
Drawing and Painting for PleasureThis course will help you make a start in understanding how to use a range of drawing and painting techniques for pleasure and relaxation . For Course Information, please click on the date below.
Embellishments and TrimsThis introductory workshop is designed to show you how to develop and use the techniques of embroidery and embellishments on fabric. It will allow you to develop transferable skills that can then be applied to your clothes and home furnishings.
Explore Japanese and Indian StitchworkThis course introduces you to the beautiful, simple and traditional stitch work from Japan and India, through Sashiko and Kantha stitching, that can be used in a variety of ways on your own projects.
Fashion Design and Pattern Cutting Beginners - Step 1Through practical activity learn how to draft a body or bodice block and sleeve block and a skirt or trouser block and/or adapt these blocks into new styles and how to turn blocks into patterns for basic fashion garments. For Course Information, please click on the date below.
Fashion Design and Pattern Cutting Beginners - Step 2Turn your basic blocks created in Step 1 into patterns for basic fashion garments. For Course Information, please click on the date below.
Fashion HouseCome along and receive professional support with your fashion sewing projects from complete beginners to those with more experience. For Course Information, please click on the date below.
Handmade Festive CardsThis workshop shows you techniques to make simple, yet striking, cards that will be treasured by loved ones, family and friends.
Handmade Festive Gifts - PuppetsThis workshop shows you techniques to make simple, yet striking, gifts to be treasured for generations to come, the perfect gift for a baby, child, friend or yourself using felt and other materials
Handmade Festive Gifts - StockingsThis workshop shows you techniques to make simple, yet striking, gifts that will be treasured for generations to come for a baby, child, yourself or as a gift using felt.
Life Drawing Beginners - Step 2Further develop your drawing skills using the human form as a model. For Course Information, please click on the date below.
Life Drawing GroupContinue to develop your drawing skills using the human form as a model with support and guidance from a working artist.
Mixed Media Art Beginners - Step 1Mixed Media will enable you to explore a range of drawing and painting media, including: pencil, charcoal, pastels, oil and acrylic and combine these with collage and printing to develop a mixed media outcome.
Mixed Media Art Beginners - Step 2A continuation of Mixed Media step one, you will continue to build expertise in a range of drawing & painting media: pencil, charcoal, pastels, oil & acrylic and combine these with collage & printing to develop a mixed media outcome.
Painting Portraits Beginners - Step 2This course will help you to continue developing your drawing and painting techniques working from a portrait model.