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Spring and Summer Brochure 2017

Our brochure for Spring and Summer 2017 courses is now available. Booking online will be active from 5 December 2016. Please call our office on 0116 2556614 if you require any further details. Advertisements

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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 … Continue reading

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Creative Cardmaking for the Summer!

A new course teaching techniques on creatively making cards for the summer season. Start Date: 12 May 2016 Day: Thursday Nos. of weeks: 7 Times: 12.30pm – 2.30pm Venue: WEA, 101 Hinckley Road, Leicester, LE3 0TD Please ring to book … Continue reading

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‘Easter Bonnets Galore!’

Service users at MENCAP and Deacon & Hardy, Leicester have been anticipating the holiday period of Easter and along with indulging in chocolate and doing egg hunts, have used their imagination to create a variety of vibrant, multi-coloured Easter Bonnets. … Continue reading

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A Student’s Success Story

Lis Manning is an art student at 101 and has written about her learning experience. I decided to take up Annabel’s Botanical Watercolour class at 101 for a challenge, as I had never worked in this medium before. I trained … Continue reading

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‘Student art work on display!’

‘Display made by Hastings Road service users with tutor Annie Kinchington to celebrate Spring!’ Students on art and craft courses offered in partnership with the Leicester City Community Care Opportunities Team, have worked with WEA tutor, Annie Kinchington, to produce this … Continue reading

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Countdown to Christmas has begun….

Cardmaking: Starting Thursday 8th October 2015 from 12.30 p.m. – 02.30 p.m. for 7 weeks. Creative card making for winter festivals. Learn a variety of techniques to make beautiful cards, including heat embossing, stamping ideas, creating backgrounds and textures and … Continue reading

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