Category Archives: Art

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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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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Summer Courses 2018

Please find listed below our courses for next term. CODE DAY COURSE TITLE TUTOR NAME WKS START DATE END DATE TIMES COST* 38818 Monday Philosophy: Fairness – what does it mean and can it be achieved Bettina Lange 8 9 … Continue reading

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Autumn 2017 Brochure

Our Autumn 2017 brochure for Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland is now available. If you would like a copy posting or emailing, please call us on 0116 2556614 or email 101leicester@wea.org.uk  

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New Course: Silk Painting

Following a successful taster session last month held at the Newarke Houses museum during the Adult Festival of Learning we will be running a silk painting course here at the WEA, 101 Hinckley Road, Leicester LE3 0TD. On the course … 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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