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Just Talk English - for speakers of other languages ... free course - Wednesdays 7-8.45pm

posted 15 Jul 2010, 05:52 by Adult learning at Cottenham VC   [ updated 21 Nov 2018, 02:37 ]

English classes for speakers of other languages who want to improve their English in a relaxed and friendly small group with a very supportive tutor to build confidence with English in everyday situations - do get in touch to book a place or just come along Wednesday evening from 7pm - new term starts on the 23rd January - free to new learners - £25 for returning learners.

Get Hooked on Crochet - daytime course starting Wednesday 27th Feb 10am-1pm 5 weeks

posted 11 May 2010, 04:59 by Adult learning at Cottenham VC   [ updated 29 Jan 2019, 02:24 ]

We are hoping to start a 5 week daytime course - Get Hooked on Crochet after half term - due to start 27th February 10am - 1pm for 5 weeks with tutor Emma Wilkinson.  Come along and discover your passion for crochet with an introduction to the historic craft.  Learn the terminology, pattern reading and plenty of practise with the hook to then make a traditional blanket in a style of your choice.  If you are interested do give us a call to book a space, fee £83/£62.



Luxury Easter Cake - Saturday 23rd March 10am - 2pm

posted 30 Apr 2010, 01:35 by Adult learning at Cottenham VC   [ updated 29 Jan 2019, 02:53 ]

Learn to make a delicious lemon sponge Easter cake with lemon curd buttercream and white chocolate ganache.  You will be shown how to prepare and stack the cake, sandwich together with the buttercream and cover with the ganache, then decorate using sugar modelling paste and gold edible paint.  The cake can then be frozen for up to a month should you wish to save it for Easter.  Suitable for beginners or those with a little baking experience who would like to develop their skills.  Fee £26/£19 plus ingredients.  Contact us to book a place.


Family Crafts - Lino Printing - Saturday 9th February 10am - 12.30pm FREE !

posted 27 Apr 2010, 05:41 by Adult learning at Cottenham VC   [ updated 29 Jan 2019, 02:38 ]

Bring along a maximum of 2 children per adult and learn the craft of Lino Printing with Clive Riggs - few spaces left on the morning session (afternoon session full) - to book a place give us a call on 01954 287751 or drop us an email -



Small Scale Screen Printing on Cloth - Saturday 23rd March - 10am - 4pm

posted 4 Mar 2010, 06:13 by Adult learning at Cottenham VC   [ updated 11 Feb 2019, 05:41 ]

Join Ricki Outis for a day of small scale screen printing on cloth - using simple paper stencils & small silk screens create bold shapes & patterns onto fabric.  The day is aimed at those with some experience of screen printing as well as beginners and it is a great opportunity to work in a studio atmosphere with tutor support.  Fee £39/£29 plus materials


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