We have a range of different art and craft courses so you’re sure to find something that sparks your interest. Whether you’re new to the world of art and craft and looking for inspiration, would like to make something beautiful for a loved one, or want a qualification to add to your CV we can help. From knitting, millinery and sewing, to jewellery-making and ceramics you’ll be spoilt for choice.
This course aims to provide a supportive atmosphere for learners with some experience to develop their drawing and painting skills further in a range of media.
You can learn additional skills to build on those gained on previous sewing and textiles courses.
Learn how to put your sewing machine skills into action whilst making a range of different bags!
Learn how to produce a stained glass piece of work, using the copper foil technique!
This course is suitable for both newcomers doing Level 1 and returners doing Level 2.
Learn how to draft a skirt and bodice block and make them into patterns.
Learn to understand body measurements and cut out fabric, then how to “copy” an existing garment onto pattern paper to make a pattern and using the correct techniques to construct your “cloned” garment or accessory
Learn how to cut out simple garments just using body or garment measurements or how to cut using the draping method to design garments straight onto a dress stand
Learn how to sew and construct more complicated garments from stretch fabric using the correct stitch techniques.
Learn how to sew and construct simple garments from stretch fabric using the correct stitch techniques.
Learn how to sew and construct simple garments and accessories using the correct techniques and make that garment fit perfectly!
Soapstone is a beautifully coloured soft stone and you will understand and use carving techniques to create a small sculpture.
Learn how to make jewellery using torch fired enamelling, salt water etching, forging and metal clay.
Learn how to customer and alter garments using the correct techniques.
Learn how to use sewing machines and other equipment while constructing garments and accessories using the correct techniques.
Finish your garments to professional standards!
This one day workshop is suitable for anyone wishing to learn different techniques for making jewellery.
This course is for you if you have an interest in screen-printing. You will have guided studio time to develop your skills and knowledge in this specialist area and be encouraged to explore creative design processes through to printed outcomes…
The course aims to develop skills using a sewing machine, but there will also be an opportunity to try knitting or crochet.
This course offers students the opportunity of time and expertise of working in a specialist ceramic studio to extend skills and knowledge beyond a beginners course. Working alongside like-minded students to exchange ideas and share skills is a further benefit…
Learn the basics of dressmaking and make a dress/ garment. Make your own patterns and garments to fit yourself.
This course aims to teach the learner some of the basic jewellery making skills.
This course is for improvers.. You will explore a number of skills suitable for making jewellery and other decorative items from home. Basic metal craft skills can be used in many different ways to change the appearance of metals…
This course is ideal for beginners, wanting to learn how to sew.
This sewing course will unleash your creativity making accessories for yourself and others!
This course give you the opportunity to explore making fabric and paper books/journals.
This course will help to improve and develop your sewing skills whether you are a beginner or improver.
The course gives you the opportunity to enjoy learning new skills, and to build confidence in using a variety of materials and equipment.
This course will aim to challenge your existing mosaic and enterprise skills. You will be creating items to sell at craft fairs or to give as high quality Christmas or special occasion gifts.
This will give you the opportunity to learn new skills and techniques by experimenting with materials and tools whilst making beautiful fabric bags, gifts and accessories.
This is a 10 week course for anyone who has an interest in pattern cutting or fashion construction.
This course gives you the opportunity to learn several different techniques using the skills of knitting, crochet and sewing, working on mini projects each week with a vintage theme.
This course aims to provide a supportive atmosphere for you to develop your drawing and painting skills in a range of media
This course will enhance your skills in decorating cakes.
The course will enable you to learn many cake decorating techniques and to produce a professional looking celebration cake and more.
Learn how to make a variety of sugar flowers and cakes for weddings, birthdays, anniversaries, and other special occasions.
You will develop your practical and design skills through personal projects.
You will learn how to sew and construct simple garments and accessories using the correct techniques.
Learn the techniques and skills of stained glass crafts, working with coloured glass, copper foil and solder
If you have some experience of stained glass, this course is for you. You can learn additional skills to build on previous experience.