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Creative writing

This course is designed to develop the skills and confidence to succeed in all aspects of creative writing. Poetry, short story writing, the novel, script writing and all aspects of fiction and non-fiction writing will be studied. Students will be encouraged to pursue their own particular interest.

Graham Hadlow watercolour demonstration

Following a chosen theme, local watercolour artist Graham Hadlow, will provide a step by step demonstration and running commentary describing the techniques he is using and offering guidance on materials to use. The session is a demonstration and is therefore suitable for all abilities. Whilst attendees will not be able to actively paint during these sessions, they are welcome to bring a notepad and pen to take notes.

Lets get printing workshop

Introductory one day workshop into printmaking. Come & explore the various techniques including block printing, lino-printing & mono-printing. Try your hand at creating your own designs through mark making & have fun! Beginners welcome but open to more advanced to share creative inspiration! 10-4pm Bring your own lunch. Max 10.

Lets get sewing workshop

Introductory one day workshop into sewing. Learn how to make sewing fun, don't be afraid of your sewing machine & feel the benefits of repairing your favourite clothes. Did you know that repairing your garments by hand can be really therapeutic? The techniques of invisible & visible repairing (Sashiko) will be explored. 10-4pm Bring your own lunch. Max 10.

Microsoft Office skills

Suitable for those who have limited computer skills or have completed an introductory IT course. On this course you can learn how to use word processing software, create and use spreadsheets, use a database, create a slide show or create posters and newsletters in Desktop Publishing. You will be using the Microsoft Office 2016 suite of programs including Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint and Publisher. You will gain an accreditation for this course and it is very suitable if you are thinking of getting a job or want to refresh your IT skills before returning to work.

Willow basketry

Introduction to willow weaving techniques. This course is tailored to what learners wish to do. Normally everyone starts off with a small basket, then they can move on to other things eg pea climbers, or carry on developing their basketry skills. Willow materials charged by the size/number of items made, usually £5 for a small basket up to £10 for a large one. Learners are welcome to bring their own prepared willow. Please bring to class: Secateurs, a weight eg large stone and water sprayer bottle. A craft knife is handy but not essential.

Willow Christmas decorations

Willow basketry - specifically making decorations for Christmas

Windows 10

Introduction to Windows 10 Develop skills in file management using new tools available in Windows 10 Manage and view photos in Windows 10 Become familiar with some of the built in Windows 10 apps




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ID: 1424, revised 20/09/2021