Workshops & Courses

The South of England and East Anglia offers a wide range of Workshops, Courses, and tuition, with a wide range of classes and services for Adults and children. Offering hands-on experience and fun.


Inspired by Ballet Barre

21/06/2018 @ Jerwood DanceHouse

This open class allows you, whatever your ability, to experience the elegant moves of ballet, focusing on alignment, posture and coordination.

Pattern Cutting: Skirts workshop

22/06/2018 – 23/06/2018 @ The National Centre for Craft & Design

Join local fashion expert Sarah Elliott over four consecutive Fridays to learn new pattern cutting skills. This time, the workshop will enable participants to create an individual ‘basic skirt block’, make their own pattern, learn how to create different skirt style variations – flared, A-line, panelled etc. and how to set in pockets and waistbands. […]

Creative Writing and Art Workshop

23/06/2018 @ The Nottage Institute

WRITING SHADOWS ONE DAY CREATIVE WRITING AND ART WORKSHOP JUNE 23RD This amazing one day course will take place on June 23rd at the Nottage, Wivenhoe. Juliet Lockhart, talented puppet maker and writer, will be teaching us how to make intricate and beautiful shadow puppets. We will then create a story for our creations and […]

Circus Craft – Lifecasting workshop

23/06/2018 @ The National Centre for Craft & Design

Lifecasting is a beautiful craft which captures every tiny detail; the shapes and contours which tell us so much about people’s character. Expert circus artist, Becky Truman of ‘Skinning the Cat’ will demonstrate how to use alginate (non-toxic seaweed) to cast the face. Participants will work in pairs to produce one 3D cast of the […]

Circus Masks – 3D Cardboard workshop

23/06/2018 @ The National Centre for Craft & Design

Masks have played a predominant part of performance within the circus, theatre and film industry for centuries. They have been used historically from as early as Ancient Greece and are worn for carnivals, performances and dance today. In this workshop with Becky Truman, participants will create a detailed 3D mask out of cardboard, designing additional […]

Yoga

25/06/2018 @ Jerwood DanceHouse

Yoga is a spiritual and ascetic discipline, including breath control, simple meditation, and the adoption of specific bodily postures. The sessions involve working in a series of poses and postures which are either seated or standing. There is a focus on breath and overall wellbeing therefore it can help participants who suffer from stress and […]

Time to Dance (50+ years)

27/06/2018 @ Jerwood DanceHouse

Keep fit, learn new skills and have fun at the same time in this contemporary technique class for the over 50s. Develop your technique, create new moves and learn simple sequences. Contemporary dance is a great way to improve core strength, flexibility, balance and coordination, within a safe, fun and social environment. No previous dance […]

Inspired by Ballet Barre

28/06/2018 @ Jerwood DanceHouse

This open class allows you, whatever your ability, to experience the elegant moves of ballet, focusing on alignment, posture and coordination.

Pattern Cutting: Skirts workshop

29/06/2018 – 30/06/2018 @ The National Centre for Craft & Design

Join local fashion expert Sarah Elliott over four consecutive Fridays to learn new pattern cutting skills. This time, the workshop will enable participants to create an individual ‘basic skirt block’, make their own pattern, learn how to create different skirt style variations – flared, A-line, panelled etc. and how to set in pockets and waistbands. […]

Workshop: Pottery Painting

30/06/2018 @ The Swiss Garden

Led by local ceramic artist Eve Carroll and drawing inspiration from the wonderful surroundings of the Swiss Garden, this creative art session will focus on nature, wildlife and some of the 18th century architectural elements found in the garden. Participants will be encouraged to sketch out a design based on their own particular interests, and […]