Arts and Crafts
There are lots of courses on this page - There is a summary list to help you find your course more easily.
Acrylic PaintingThis fascinating course will help you to further your knowledge and skills using Acrylic paints, and supported by an experienced and professional artist.
Drawing and PaintingThis great creative arts course will introduce you to a range of drawing and painting techniques in a fun and supportive class.
Life Drawing: ImproversThis course will allow you to develop your drawing skills using the human figure.
Painting for PleasureThis course will help you to make a start in understanding how to use a range of drawing and painting techniques. You will use different mediums with an experienced art tutor to create your very own pieces of art work.
Painting PortraitsThis course will help you make a start in understanding how to use a range of drawing and painting techniques when drawing and painting a portrait.
Painting the Spectacular Masterclass - Wonders of the Natural WorldThis great creative arts workshop will use the wonders of the natural world as inspiration to explore drawing and painting in a fun and supportive class.
Sewing Bee: BlandfordA fun and friendly sewing bee group where you can receive professional support with your sewing, textile or embroidery projects. For the complete beginner to those with more experience.
Sewing Machine Skills: ImproversThis course will help you improve and build on your knowledge to improve your basic sewing skills. For Course Information, please click on the date below
Summer Craft Workshop at West HoweBefore you have the children home for six weeks, why not join this workshop to make something fabulous and to learn new skills while having fun in this informal and friendly class.
Summer Painting: Botanical InspirationsThis wonderful short course will help you to explore the skills you need to paint beautiful summer flowers in a supportive and friendly setting.
Summer Painting: Venetian influencesFrom Bellini to Canaletto, this fascinating short course will help you to explore the skills you need to paint images of Venice like the masters in a supportive and friendly setting.
Textile Crafts and Embroidery Techniques: ImproversThis follow-on course will give you a more in-depth understanding of the techniques, and the ability to work with them. You will also gain greater confidence when designing with colour and texture. For Course Information, please click on the date below.
Textile Masterclass: Explore & Create - Indian Stitch WorkThis specialist full day masterclass will introduce you to ancient Indian Kantha along with other authentic embroidery techniques as well as giving you opportunity to design and make an item using the techniques learnt.