One-off Workshops for Adults
In the Harrison Room
Saturday 8 February, 10am-4pm
Have you ever wanted to explore how to tell better stories? If you have then join expert storyteller Danyah Miller for this one day introduction to storytelling, to experience the wonder of storytelling for yourself, to begin the journey of discovering your own unique storytelling voice.
The course will be led by expert storyteller Danyah Miller, who you may have seen performing at The Spring in Perfectly Imperfect Women and/or I Believe in Unicorns by Michael Morpurgo
No experience is necessary.
What to Expect:
During the day we will play storytelling games to stimulate our imaginations and explore some basic storytelling techniques to make telling stories easier. You will leave having told your first story and suggestions for to how to build on and develop this skill.
Danyah Miller is a storyteller, trainer, writer, theatre producer and mum who trained in drama, dance and English and later studied physical theatre at Lecoq in Paris. She loves to shares stories in nurseries, schools, theatre in education, theatres and festivals nationally and internationally. www.danyahmillerstoryteller.co.uk
Saturday 7 March, 10am – 4pm
Tutor: Alice Hume
Learn how to weave using a wooden frame lap loom in just one day. You will learn how to warp a loom, weave, finish and create you own woven wall-hanging or decorative fabric to take home. All materials and lunch are provided making this a special whole-day experience.
Please email any dietary requirements to email@example.com or let the box office know when booking.
Feel free to bring along strips of fabrics, beads or anything you want to experiment with. For anyone wishing to continue at home, looms will be available to purchase at the end of the workshop.
Saturday 14 March, 10am – 12pm
Tutor: Alexsis Seed
Learn how to crochet a set of re-usable cosmetic pads using a 100% cotton yarn.
The session will include techniques such as chain stitch, slipstitch, single or double crochet, puff stitch, pattern and chart reading, general hints and tips for crochet.
Crochet hooks and two balls of cotton are included in the price for you to take home at the end of the session.
Tutor: Nic Cowper
This Introduction to Acrylics workshop gives you the opportunity to learn the basics of working in this accessible medium. The session will include colour mixing, blending, layering, proportion, composition and more, to begin creating your own art pieces. All materials will be provided.