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Craft: Advanced Sustainable Sewing

Come and join us to develop your sewing skills to the next level! Learn how to repurpose your old garments and textiles into unique and special pieces. This course offers a progression route for those who attended the previous course: Intermediate Sustainable Sewing. The course is also suitable for people who only have a little experience, as we will cover basic sewing skills at the same time. This is an engaging and forward-looking progression course to sustainable fashion, focusing on the practical use of pre-loved fabrics and garments to enhance your approach to environmental and ethical considerations in the fashion industry. If you have a passion for sustainability and a love for crafts, this course is tailored for you.

Course Information

Dates:
Wed 17/04/2024 -
Wed 12/06/2024
Times:
10:00am - 2:00pm
Duration:
8 sessions
Location:
The Vine Community Centre (Nottingham)
Bobbers Mill Road
Nottingham
NG7 5GZ
Tutor:
Monazza Aziz
Course code:
Q00014344
How you'll learn:
In venue
Status:
In progress
Fee range
Free to £134.40

Art Practical: Learn to Draw Portraits

For many prospective art students, the thought of learning to draw a portrait is quite daunting, in fact some would say it is their nemesis! However, challenging yourself to confront this can be incredibly rewarding. The first time you achieve something akin to a real, convincing likeness is quite thrilling, and rest assured, it is a taught skill. This course is structured so you will learn skills of proportion, perspective, line, tone, and colour and be able to clearly analyse requirements for the task. This course is for complete beginners and those looking to improve their skills and develop their own style.

Course Information

Dates:
Wed 17/04/2024 -
Wed 22/05/2024
Times:
7:00pm - 8:30pm
Duration:
6 sessions
Location:
Online
Tutor:
Abi Kremer
Course code:
Q00014301
How you'll learn:
Online
Availability:
1 place remaining
Status:
In progress
Fee range
Free to £33.30

Textiles and Fashion: Money Saving Stitchery

Discover the art of sustainable sewing in our Money-Saving Stitchery Course. Unleash your creativity while mastering essential sewing techniques that not only save you money but also contribute to a sustainable lifestyle. From basic stitches to upcycling old garments, this course empowers you to create stylish, eco-friendly fashion on a budget; the focus is on Asian inspired costume and fashions. The course is delivered in a Women’s only Centre in Keighley

Course Information

Dates:
Wed 17/04/2024 -
Wed 10/07/2024
Times:
12:45pm - 2:45pm
Duration:
11 sessions
Location:
Highfield Community Centre (Keighley)
21 Drewry Road
Keighley
BD21 2QG
Tutor:
Nazmeen Sadiq
Course code:
Q00015134
How you'll learn:
In venue
Availability:
3 places remaining
Status:
In progress
Fee range
Free to £92.40

Entry Level ESOL: ESOL for Improvers (Whitecross)

Discover the wonderful world of the English language with this beginners ESOL course. It will help you to develop basic speaking, listening, reading and writing skills in English. Whether you have studied basic English before or you are completely new to it, You will find value in this ESOL course. Develop your language skills to enable you to recognise simple words, prepare to write, ask everyday questions and answer them using correct grammatical structures. You do not need any special tools to attend, just yourself and some enthusiasm. Start your language journey today by registering for this course.

Course Information

Dates:
Thu 18/04/2024 -
Fri 19/07/2024
Times:
12:30pm - 3:00pm
Duration:
38 sessions
Location:
Whitecross Community & Recreation Centre
Lexden Street
Warrington
WA5 1PT
Tutor:
Andrea Ostapski
Course code:
Q00015050
How you'll learn:
In venue
Availability:
10+ places remaining
Status:
In progress
Fee range
Free to £388.50

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Membership Information

Duration:
12 months
Fee:
WEA Membership

Craft: Advanced Pottery – Hand building Techniques

To create, design and make a range of pottery items using hand building techniques, with earthenware clay and glazes. Build on skills using techniques of pinching, coiling, press moulding, slab construction and tile making. Explore and use different methods of applying surface decoration to enhance the visual qualities of pottery work. Use sketch books to support the development of ideas. Work in a relaxed and supported environment. Create with clay and discover the feeling of wellbeing it can provide. If ceramics is your passion, experience and share the excitement of the pottery process from raw clay to the fired kiln. Fee paying students may be asked to pay £12.00 towards the cost of materials

Course Information

Dates:
Thu 18/04/2024 -
Thu 11/07/2024
Times:
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Duration:
12 sessions
Location:
Louth Town Hall (Louth)
Eastgate
Louth
LN11 9NH
Tutor:
Margaret Howlett
Course code:
Q00013231
How you'll learn:
In venue
Availability:
1 place remaining
Status:
In progress
Fee range
Free to £100.80

Craft: Advanced Pottery – Hand building Techniques

To create, design and make a range of pottery items using hand building techniques, with earthenware clay and glazes. Build on skills using techniques of pinching, coiling, press moulding, slab construction and tile making. Explore and use different methods of applying surface decoration to enhance the visual qualities of pottery work. Use sketch books to support the development of ideas. Work in a relaxed and supported environment. Create with clay and discover the feeling of wellbeing it can provide. If ceramics is your passion, experience and share the excitement of the pottery process from raw clay to the fired kiln. Fee paying students may be asked to pay £12.00 towards the cost of materials.

Course Information

Dates:
Thu 18/04/2024 -
Thu 11/07/2024
Times:
7:00pm - 9:00pm
Duration:
12 sessions
Location:
Louth Town Hall (Louth)
Eastgate
Louth
LN11 9NH
Tutor:
Margaret Howlett
Course code:
Q00013233
How you'll learn:
In venue
Availability:
6 places remaining
Status:
In progress
Fee range
Free to £100.80

Art Appreciation: Conversations on Art and Culture, in French

Would you like to learn about art and at the same time practice your French? This course is for you! During five weeks, we will discuss a series of topics related to art and culture. The course aims to enrich your knowledge of art history, develop your French vocabulary, and boost your confidence when speaking French. Please see the longer description for a list of the themes we will study. The group will be small and the atmosphere relaxed and tolerant. Language skills: This is not a language course. To follow this course, it is desirable to have a good level in French. If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact us.

Course Information

Dates:
Thu 18/04/2024 -
Thu 16/05/2024
Times:
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Duration:
5 sessions
Location:
Online
Tutor:
Caroline Levisse
Course code:
Q00014222
How you'll learn:
Online
Availability:
7 places remaining
Status:
In progress
Fee range
Free to £37.00

Entry level ESOL: Taster session for Award in ESOL Skills for Life (Reading) (Entry 3)

Are you bilingual? Ever thought about using your language skills to help out in the community? Did you know you can get many jobs with languages? If you speak English and another language fluently, you could make a great community interpreter. This community interpreter taster will check your language skills and answer all your questions about the course and skills needed for this type of work. We will discuss foundational concepts to test your community interpreting skills. This taster session can help you choose the right level for you and enrol on the FREE (if you are on UC or low income) course with WEA. It can also help you decide if you’re interested in pursuing community interpreting jobs.

Course Information

Dates:
Thu 18/04/2024 -
Thu 18/04/2024
Times:
9:00am - 11:00am
Duration:
1 sessions
Location:
Online
Tutor:
Olena Kolesnyk
Course code:
Q00015335
How you'll learn:
Online
Availability:
10+ places remaining
Status:
In progress
Fee range
Free to £7.40

Craft: Calligraphy Uncial - Unlocking Creativity & Taking it to the Next Level

Explore calligraphy in a welcoming course, perfect for all skill levels. No artistic background required. Delve into the elegant Uncial style, mastering expressive letterforms. Tailored to enhance basic skills, the course focuses on accessible tools and straightforward techniques. Whether a novice or seeking deeper insights, join us to strengthen your connection with modern calligraphy. Emphasizing hands-on learning, the experience equips you with knowledge and skills for creating personalized artworks. Experiment with variations, ensuring historical accuracy. Leave with confidence and proficiency, utilizing easily available equipment and effective techniques in your artistic endeavours.

Course Information

Dates:
Thu 18/04/2024 -
Thu 11/07/2024
Times:
9:00am - 10:30am
Duration:
12 sessions
Location:
Online
Tutor:
Fiona Mitchell
Course code:
Q00009836
How you'll learn:
Online
Availability:
8 places remaining
Status:
In progress
Fee range
Free to £66.60

Craft: Next Steps in Calligraphy: Italic - Unlocking Creativity

Explore the art of calligraphy, no artistic background required. Join us to try your hand at creating elegant italic letter forms. This course offers a solid grounding in various aspects of this captivating craft, catering to beginners and enthusiasts alike. Work with readily available equipment and employ simple yet effective techniques. The primary goal is to provide you with a foundational understanding of calligraphy, emphasizing accessibility and ease of learning. Whether you're a novice or looking to refine your skills, this course will immerse you in the world of italic lettering. If you like stationery you will love calligraphy

Course Information

Dates:
Thu 18/04/2024 -
Thu 11/07/2024
Times:
11:00am - 12:30pm
Duration:
12 sessions
Location:
Online
Tutor:
Fiona Mitchell
Course code:
Q00009845
How you'll learn:
Online
Availability:
10+ places remaining
Status:
In progress
Fee range
Free to £66.60