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WEA art students wow us with their art exhibition

This course recruited students from a diverse range of backgrounds – most came from a ‘return to learn/return to work’ background. The students were not confident in their own creative abilities or sure of their own self-worth.  However, what they … Continue reading

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Creative Art using patterns and shapes

Students from the Tuesday Creative Art class produced as a team this colourful collage based on a picture by the well known artist, David Hockney.           If you would like to experiment with colour and texture … Continue reading

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Plant painting and drawing art work on display

Congratulations to the students from Annabel Barratt’s Exploring Botantical Painting and Drawing who are currently displaying their work at Westcotes Library on Narborough Road, Leicester.  They have worked together as a team (morning and afternoon classes) to plan the exhibition, … Continue reading

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Enrol now for a September start

Returning students will be able to register from Monday 2June.  New students will be able to register from Monday 16 June.   Click to read details of courses starting in September: WEA 101 branch autumn 2014 course listing If you are claiming … Continue reading

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Always wanted to draw? Now’s your chance

Think you can’t draw?  Or maybe it’s something you did a long time ago and you need to get back into it?  Whatever, why not join our small, friendly class led by Annabel Barrett on Tuesday 6 May, at 12.30 to … Continue reading

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Book now for the summer term

New and returning students can now register from today for summer term courses.  Many of these begin week commencing Monday 28 April.  Click to see the programme now: WEA 101 branch summer 2014 course listing Call into the front office, … Continue reading

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New spring courses still available

We have new courses starting in late January, February and March.  If you are a budding artist, there is drawing, calligraphy, creative art, card making, plant drawing and painting and cards for men.  There are several free taster sessions, too, … Continue reading

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