Student achievements: New course at Deacon and Hardy

Service users at the WEA partner organisation have been very pleased with the new Art course offered at their premises at Wigston Gardens. Expert WEA tutor Kate Keal, started teaching a group of service users on Fridays in the Summer term of 2016 and the students have produced some beautiful art pieces which are being used to decorate the extended premises in Wigston.

Helen Stainby of D&H says: “Kate has managed to build a very good rapport with our service user in a short space of time. They have completed various complex project and are very proud of their achievements. We look forward to continuing the Art courses with Kate in the Autumn term.

Targeted Disability Provision (TDP) courses are run at 101 and in partnership with other organisations and are for adults with learning disabilities.

Additional Art courses include:

Art and Crafts for everyone, Starting Tuesday 20 September 2016 from 1.15pm – 3.45pm for 8 weeks with Annie Kinchington.

Exploring botanical drawing and painting, Starting Tuesday 20 September 2016 from 10.15am – 12.15pm and 1.00pm – 3.00pm for 10 weeks with Annabel Barratt.

Creative Card Making, Starting Thursday 6th October 2016 from 12.30pm – 2.30pm for 7 weeks with Angela Cutting.

Please ring to book a place on (0116) 255 6614 or email us with your name and expression of interest at

Alternatively you can enrol online at:

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