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Lino Printing - change from advertised now ... Saturday 9th December with Clare Hall 10am - 4pm £40/£30 (includes materials)

posted 15 Jul 2010, 05:52 by Community Education   [ updated 10 Nov 2017, 02:54 ]

Join Clare Hall and explore a range of techniques both for multiple prints or one-off's, cover safe working practices, cutting of lino plates and basic printing techniques.  Learners will have the opportunity to print by hand or with a press, both colour & black & white.  The workshop is aimed at beginners however it is suitable for all levels of experience.  All materials included.

Calligraphy - Gothic Script & Lombardic Versals Saturday 18th November 9.30am-4pm £38/£28

posted 11 May 2010, 04:59 by Community Education   [ updated 18 Oct 2017, 05:19 ]

Lombardic Versals are decorative capital letters which were first used in the 13th Century.  You will write modern versions using a variety of techniques to colour and embellish them.  You will also learn how to write the Gothic lower case script.  By the end of the day participants will use these two scripts to create a small concertina style booklet, either using a favourite quotation, or as an unusual Christmas or Birthday greeting.



Languages galore .....

posted 30 Apr 2010, 01:35 by Community Education   [ updated 22 Sep 2017, 06:23 ]

This Autumn term we will be offering the following languages -  Italian for Beginners, Revive your French, Revive your Latin, Just Talk French and French Conversation, if you need to brush up on your language skills or just fancy trying out a new language to get in touch to book a place.


RYA Training Centre

posted 27 Apr 2010, 05:41 by Community Education   [ updated 2 Nov 2017, 06:55 ]

We are a registered RYA Training Centre and in September will be offering RYA Day & Coastal Skipper courses, Monday evenings will be Day Skipper and Tuesday evenings Coastal Skipper starting on the 9th January 2018 for 13 weeks 7-9pm plus 3 Saturdays (27 Jan, 24 Feb & 24 March 10am - 4pm).  Each course is tutored by Jim Hibbert.  For more information see under General Heading or contact us for more details.



Saturdays in the Autumn term ....

posted 4 Mar 2010, 06:13 by Community Education   [ updated 10 Nov 2017, 02:55 ]

We have lots of Saturday workshops coming up .... our next Saturday is the 18th November .... look under Saturday workshops for more information .... we have Calligraphy with Liz Barrow, Christmas Ceramics with Clare Hall (FULL), Christmas Glass Decorations with Fiona Gooch (FULL) & Christmas Willow Decorations with Sue Kirk (FULL). 


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