Category Archives: art work

New course: Art workshop with mixed media

Come and spend a relaxing 2 hours on Monday evenings in a supportive and friendly environment to create exciting art works with acrylic paint, mixed media and collage with a fun and experimental approach. We will study drawing and painting … Continue reading

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New Course: Flower Arranging

Flowers for all occasions. Learn how to create beautiful arrangements that are simple and creative. This will include the principles of basic flower arranging including wiring, taping and how to preserve your arrangements. You will have fun with flowers and … Continue reading

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Student Achievement

Lis Manning from our Exploring Botanical Drawing and Painting Wednesday class has created 3 pieces of work which has been chosen for the Open 28 Leicester and East Midlands Open Art Exhibition 2017. The exhibition will be open to the … Continue reading

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Students Achievements

IT for ME Students received certificates in recognition for their understanding of websites. The IT for me group, taught by WEA Tutor Nusrat Hathiari have worked extensively on creating, editing and formatting webpages in the Spring term.  They will continue … Continue reading

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New Course: Creative Card Making: Summer 2017

Come and join our experienced tutor Angela Cutting in a relaxing, friendly and supportive environment.  Learn new skills that will build confidence in the use of tools and materials and designing a variety of projects to be shared with family … Continue reading

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Art & Craft Summer Courses

Come and join us at one of our art classes. ART AND CRAFT SUMMER COURSES 2017 Silk Painting Learn the vibrant and exciting art of painting on silk. As well as painting, we   will explore the use of resist techniques, … Continue reading

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New Course: Silk Painting

Experienced WEA Tutor Roz Beeson is offering a new course on Silk painting. Learn the vibrant and exciting art of Painting on Silk. As well as painting, we will explore the use of resist techniques, using salt or sugar to … Continue reading

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