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Our arts and crafts classes are great places to be able to learn a new skill and develop your artistic talent in new directions as well as meet and work alongside others with similar interests. Our brilliant tutors are often professional artists who focus on supporting each individual in the class. Photography, jewellery making, textiles and fashion are all subjects we offer, alongside sculpture, practical art and a wide range of crafts.

Building Upon the Basics of Sewing Skills View details

On this course students who already have basic sewing skills with learn a range of more technical skills, practicing them on a selection of projects. Through this method of learning students will understand when it is appropriate to use each technique to its benefit in their own work. Students will have a number of weeks on the course to use the techniques learnt and apply them to projects of their choice with support and guidance from the tutor

Christmas Crafts Workshop View details

You will be shown simple craft techniques that you can use to make a variety of Christmas decorations for your home or to give to friends.

Film taster: Christmas Movie Crackers! View details

Escape from the hurly-burly of the Christmas shopping by indulging in this celebration and exploration of the most festive films ever made. From "It's a Wonderful Life" to "Love Actually", discover what makes the perfect Christmas movie (and what doesn’t!), compare the various versions and variations of "A Christmas Carol", and be amazed at the shocking truth about Santa! Finally, this day school will provide the definitive answer to the debate which always rages at this time of year: “Is 'Die Hard' actually a Christmas movie?”

LBG - Christmas Crafts and Confidence View details

Come and have a go at making some Christmas decorations or gifts that are individual to you. You will learn some new skills and maybe revisit some old ones. Try your hand at making your own wrapping paper, gift tags and maybe even a fairy.

Making Family Decorations View details

Sarah will demonstrate how to recycle household objects for your children to turn into decorations. You and your children can create variations, either to hang individually or to be combined to form a mobile. The examples of using recycled household items could be inspiration for creating more at home with your children.

Pattern Making View details

Join this friendly class held within the community, led by an expert tutor. This course will teach you how to correctly take bodice measurements, draft basic patterns and use a sewing machine to construct a garment. This is a very hands on practical course aiming to progress onto an accredited garment making course, encouraging you to take notes, increase numeracy skills and working independently including conducting various research skills and presenting outcomes to your peers.

Pattern Making View details

Join this friendly class held within the community, led by an expert tutor. This course will teach you how to correctly take bodice measurements, draft basic patterns and use a sewing machine to construct a garment. This is a very hands on practical course aiming to progress onto an accredited garment making course, encouraging you to take notes, increase numeracy skills and working independently including conducting various research skills and presenting outcomes to your peers.

Pattern Making View details

Join this friendly class held within the community, led by an expert tutor. This course will teach you how to correctly take bodice measurements, draft basic patterns and use a sewing machine to construct a garment. This is a very hands on practical course aiming to progress onto an accredited garment making course, encouraging you to take notes, increase numeracy skills and working independently including conducting various research skills and presenting outcomes to your peers.

Recycled Crafts View details

This course will focus on creating exciting and unique designs using recycled everyday household items. Projects include recycling cereal boxes to create notebooks, jars as plant pots and reusing old pillow cases for patchwork pin cushions.