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    For 10 - 14 years

    Fancy learning to sew? An informal environment that aims to let you work at your own pace, giving you skills and confidence to use a sewing machine and to have a go at making your own clothes /accessories.

    Aims and Content
    This workshop aims to give young people the opportunity to learn basic construction skills and sewing machine techniques.
    During the workshop students will learn by constructing a messenger bag, the tutor will demonstrate and teach techniques such as seams, reading a pattern, tacking, patchwork and hand sewing. Following the initial project students can choose to continue and use their own shop bought pattern to construct an item of their choice.

    Additional costs will be for threads, fabrics and patterns, there are a limited number of sewing machines for student use.

    This is a drop-in, pay-as-you-go class - no need to sign up or pay in advance, just come along on the day and join in!

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    4-week course, from 27 Sep - 18 Oct)

    Tutored by Ellie Kirkup.

    This fantastic new tutored class is perfect for all ability levels, especially art students wanting to develop their skills and work with professional life models in our painting & drawing studio.

    Please contact the Centre to reserve a place

    Students will need to bring their own materials - we recommend you bring paper, charcoal and a putty rubber.

    Materials can be purchased from our on-site art shop.

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    For ages 13+

    Create your own piece of ceramic work using hand building techniques. No experience is necessary - please bring an old shirt or apron. All materials will be available in class (the price of clay and firing is dependent on the weight of the piece).

    Make bowls, mugs, plates and vases or sculpt interesting pieces of ceramic work for you art portfolios. Bring along your ideas and the tutor will guide you in realising them.

    This is a drop-in, pay-as-you-go class - no need to sign up or pay in advance, just come along on the day and join in!

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    Suitable for ages 13+

    This brand new class is perfect for anyone with a love of drawing and cartoons.

    Led by tutor John North, the class offers students a chance to practice their drawing skills, develop new techniques and learn how to design and create their very own cartoon characters.

    Students are recommended to bring their own drawing materials.

    This is a drop-in, pay-as-you-go class - no need to sign up or pay in advance, just come along on the day and join in!