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Marbling & Book Binding - June 2019

Tue 18 Jun 2019

Marbling & Book Binding - June 2019

We’ll be using Japanese stab binding techniques to create books with a variety of decorative stitching. Tuesday 18th June 13:00 - 15:00 Workshop £8 per person .....Read more

The Great Get Together -  Jewellery Making

Thu 20 Jun 2019

The Great Get Together - Jewellery Making

You can make a piece of jewellery of your choice (eg. Necklace, earrings, or bracelet) in a nice relaxed environment. You're welcome to bring an old piece of costume jewellery you would like to convert into a new pie.....Read more

The Art of Rabindranath Tagore

Thu 20 Jun 2019

The Art of Rabindranath Tagore

Lecture by Dr John Stevens at 7.30pm. (Doors open 7.00pm) Rabindranath Tagore (1861-1941) is arguably the most important Indian artistic figure of the modern era. The first Prime Minister of India, Jawaharlal Nehru, cla.....Read more

Bold is Beautiful - June 2019

Mon 10 Jun to Mon 29 Jul 2019 (2 months)

Bold is Beautiful - June 2019

A course focusing on colour mixing, colour combinations and the human shape. We will mainly work with acrylic paint to really see how colour and combinations of colour can bring a painting to life. Monday 10th June .....Read more

Oil Painting Continued - June 2019

Mon 10 Jun to Mon 29 Jul 2019 (2 months)

Oil Painting Continued - June 2019

This is a course for novices and advanced painters alike, who would like some guidance in using oil-paint. Monday 10th June 13:00 - 15:30 8 Week Course *Please be aware this course will be deliv.....Read more

Beginners Crochet - June 2019

Sat 22 Jun 2019

Beginners Crochet - June 2019

Designed for complete beginners, come along and learn the basics you need to crochet from first knot to fastening off. Saturday 22nd June 10:30 - 15:00 Day Workshop *There will be a break for lu.....Read more

Absolute Beginners Machine Sewing - July 2019

Tue 02 to Tue 23 Jul 2019 (3 weeks)

Absolute Beginners Machine Sewing - July 2019

Scared of your machine? Not used a Sewing Machine for years? Want to learn how to? Join us for this 4 week course and get comfortable using a sewing Machine and learn how to make a simple item to take home with you! .....Read more

Intermediate Crochet - July 2019

Tue 02 to Tue 23 Jul 2019 (3 weeks)

Intermediate Crochet - July 2019

Come along and develop your skills: we will cover pattern reading, crochet in the round, making shapes, seams and joining techniques. This course is designed for people who can already create stitches but who want to fur.....Read more

Wet Felting workshop

Thu 04 Jul 2019

Wet Felting workshop

Ideal for both beginners and more advanced. Lianne Woodward will teach the wonderful art of wet felting and look at combining other textures into the felt. A fun and relaxed atmosphere for anyone wanting to learn a new.....Read more

Hand Embroidery - July 2019

Thu 04 to Thu 18 Jul 2019 (2 weeks)

Hand Embroidery - July 2019

Come along and learn how to embroider by hand, make a stitch sampler and apply those skills to a decorative final piece. Thursday 4th July 13:00 - 15:00 3 week course £15 full course, can be paid.....Read more

Button Art - July 2019

Fri 12 Jul 2019

Button Art - July 2019

Make a button heart or star (or any other shape available). Embellish it with buttons, beads and anything glittery. An ideal present or something to keep for yourself. Friday 12th July 13:00 - 1.....Read more

Shrink Plastic  - July 2019

Tue 16 Jul 2019

Shrink Plastic - July 2019

Shrink plastic creates fantastic, chunky, plastic pieces that can be turned into brooches; necklaces; keyrings; earrings; rings and more. Tuesday 16th July 13:00 - 15:00 Workshop £10 per .....Read more

Beginners Crochet - July 2019

Fri 19 Jul 2019

Beginners Crochet - July 2019

Designed for complete beginners, come along and learn the basics you need to crochet from first knot to fastening off. Friday 19th July 10:30 - 15:00 Day Workshop *There will be a break for.....Read more

Huddersfield Raspberry Jam

Sat 20 Jul 2019

Huddersfield Raspberry Jam

Meet like minded people and learn to code with Raspberry Pi and micro:bit. Make games, animations and websites in programmes like scratch and python. No coding experience necessary but you should be able to use a.....Read more

Colour Linocut - July 2019

Tue 30 Jul 2019

Colour Linocut - July 2019

Interested in trying lino printing for the first time? Of have you done it before but want to know how to print more than one layer in different colours? Come along and have a go, you’ll be surprised what you can make! .....Read more

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