One-off Workshops for Adults
Learn how to renovate small pieces of furniture with artist Julie D’Arcy who will take you through a brief history of chalk painting and other techniques. Come along to gain confidence with the basic painting techniques and feel enthused and ready to go home and try on your own! Please bring along a small piece of furniture such as a mirror, wooden tray, lamp stand or small side table and all the other materials will be provided. This workshop will be messy so please wear suitable clothes.
Saturday 21 September, 11am - 3pm
Tutor: Kevin Precious
A chance to hone your entertaining stories, improve your public speaking and have a good time!
Today’s workshop led by comedian Kevin Precious will introduce you to the tips and techniques in writing and presenting great jokes and comedy material.
Presented by Kevin Precious, a former teacher turned stand-up comedian… Kevin has performed at many of the top clubs in the country, as well as performing solo shows at a number of national comedy festivals including two full runs at the Edinburgh Comedy Festival.
Saturday 12 October, 10am - 3pm
Tutor: Becky Dunn
A relaxed day preparing for winter. Work with artist Becky Dunn to create a beautiful life-sized robin made from wire. The session will include simple wire-working techniques and practical guidance. We’ll take care of everything as equipment, materials and lunch are all included.
Saturday 14 December, 10am - 12noon and 1.30pm - 3.30pm
Tutor: Becky Dunn
Our popular wreath-making sessions with local artist Becky Dunn are back! Come along to these festive and fun sessions and make a high quality wreath to decorate your door. Natural clematis wreaths, fresh greenery, fir cones, dried orange slices will be provided, but please bring along additional festive decorations if you’d like to include them, to make your wreath extra personal.