Tag Archives: LCCCOT

Cricket day out!

Students at Cross Corners Art Centre recently celebrated the end of their term by visiting a local cricket match.  WEA tutor, Prem Mistry, went along too.  Prem and the students then worked together in their next art class to make a … Continue reading

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What are ‘God’s Eyes?’

Annie Kinchington, WEA tutor, has been working with students at the Nia centre this term to make ‘God’s Eyes.’ Annie explains, ‘The Huichol Indians of Mexico and the Aymara Indians of Bolivia weave brightly coloured yarn on a simple frame … Continue reading

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Daffodil time is here again!

Service users at the Nia Centre, Leicester have been anticipating the warm, sunny spring days and the flowering once again of the daffodils. Below they share the art work they have been doing on this theme in previous weeks, led by … Continue reading

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Upcycling – shabby chic canvas bags and upcyled furniture

Prem Mistry, WEA tutor, reports, ‘These are photos from my LCCCOT (Leicester City Community Care Opportunities Team) Cross Corners Monday morning group.  One pic isof a canvas bag designing project, other pics are for up cycling furniture into shabby chic/vintage style.’ Finally, Pem … Continue reading

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Decoupage with service users at Cross Corners

Decoupage is the art of decorating items by sticking on coloured paper on to items,  WEA tutor Prem Mistry enjoys decoupage and has been working with service users at Cross Corners, Belgrave, to share these skills.  The LCCCOT service users (Leicester City Community … Continue reading

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Music makers’ magical bus

Kate Keal, WEA tutor working at the Nia Centre, Leicester with service users from the Leicester City Community Care Operations Team, reported that everyone had a wonderful time last Friday when the big secret was out. You will remember from … Continue reading

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Wonderful Music makers bus

Today service users at the Nia Centre and WEA tutor, Kate Keal, will find out how the props they have been making over the last few weeks form a vital role of a play to be performed by other centre users. … Continue reading

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