It's never been easier to try your hand at something a little different as we bring you the best arts and crafts classes that you can do online. From beginner's paint classes and natural dye tutorials to clay workshops and Kumihimo braiding; these courses are bringing the fun to your door.
Looking for quirky art classes? Sylvia May's got just the thing for you. She'll be teaching you the basics of Kumihimo braiding while putting an Easter-themed spin on things. Priced at only £12.80 for two 2-hour sessions, the online classes will have you working on a number of techniques that you can use to create Springtime gifts.
Date: 23/03/22 - 30/03/22
It might not be the first thing that comes to mind when thinking of arts and craft classes, but photography is one of the most accessible forms of creativity - after all, most of us heave them as part of our phones - and, when done right, can lead to incredible pictures. Take this course and learn how to take your snaps up a notch.
Date: 19/04/22 - 17/05/22
Give your garden a fun new terracotta addition while getting to grips with clay techniques at this class. Develop your skills and create unique masterpieces at one of the best beginners pottery courses around which you'll then decorate yourself too.
Grow your artistic skills and your wellbeing with this comprehensive arts and mindfulness class. Taking place across 10 weeks, the 2-hour long online sessions will introduce you to a number of techniques and mediums as well as mindfulness practices that will help you reduce your stress.
Date: 29/04/2022 - 08/07/2022
This fun and eco-friendly art class is showing you how to upcycle your clothes using natural dyes. You'll experiment with a number of plants, fruit, rust and indigo to create your colours, as well as learn about eco printing which you'll then put to the test.
Date: 16/05/22 - 20/06/22
Who says you need a printing press to make your own printed artwork? Caroline Wilkins is showing you how, using just a basic printing kit and a few different techniques, you too can create your very own masterpieces at these quirky online art classes.
Date: 07/06/22 - 12/07/22
You don't need a top of the range camera to take impressive snaps. Instead, join Mark Turk as he shows you how to edit your photos so that they're guaranteed to shine. You'll be customising, cropping, filtering and altering your images t create truly authentic photographs.
Date: 08/06/22 - 06/07/22
Upgrade your penmanship while improving your mental health with an online calligraphy class for health and wellbeing from Fiona Mitchell. Spend your Monday evenings unwinding at this creative workshop, combining aesthetic lettering and meditative breathing that will relax you for the rest of your week.
Date: 15/06/22 - 20/07/22
Let your imagination run wild at Kathryne Holland's themed art classes. Her two-week workshops are looking at Ancient Egypt for inspiration to produce a number of artforms - from trinket boxes and greetings cards to tea light holders.
Date: 22/06/22 - 29/06/22
Valerie Evan is bringing you a relaxing way to spend your Thursday mornings with her online needle felt classes. Perfect for beginners and improvers, this course will teach you how to sculpture and form your project over six weeks.
Date: 09/06/22 - 14/07/22
What is appliqué? We're glad you asked. Appliqué is the decorative process of layering fabrics on top of one another to make an image or pattern. Get a taste for this fun and unusual artform while meeting fellow students online at Roz Beeson's workshop, suited for beginners and improvers.
Learn all about Kumihimo braiding at this series of unusual online art classes for adults. Your tutor will guide you through the basics of the Japanese craft, explaining the origins of the term and teaching you how to create braids.
Date: 06/07/22 - 13/07/22
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