Tag Archives: Shama Womens’ Centre

The WEA 101 was represented by Philippa Tydeman, Administrator at the Shama Women’s’ Centre AGM on Monday 31 October 2016. There was a fabulous display by our WEA sewing and knitting students lead by our experienced sewing tutor Tasneem Ali. Students also received … Continue reading

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This could be you!

Success stories – 101 Branch – September 2014 Download our latest newsletter to read some inspiring success stories from students and tutors recently at the WEA 101 Branch. It’s not too late to book your place for courses starting in … Continue reading

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Meet new tutor Denise Bergman

Denise Bergman will be joining the WEA 101 team in September.  She will be teaching an exciting, new course,  Practical parenting 0 – 8 years .  This will be at the Shama Women’s Centre, Sparkenhoe Street, Leicester on Friday mornings from … Continue reading

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Novel neckline created in Asian dressmkaing

Dilshad Said, a student and volunteer with the WEA at the Shama Women’s Centre, has been learning both soft furnishing ad Asian dressmaking skills.  Dilshad has designed this novel, beautifully decorated neckline. If you would like to join soft furnishing skills, … Continue reading

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Sharing soft furnishing room design

Carmen Miller, a student with the WEA at the Shama Women’s Centre, has been learning soft furnishing skills.  Carmen has been working with tutor Tasneem Ali and designed all aspects of furnishing for a room. If you would like to … Continue reading

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Soft furnishing success at Shama Womens’ Centre

                Students as the Shama Womens’ Centre in Leicester are just completing their second, successful year of soft furnishing skills.  They have been working with WEA tutor, Tasneem Ali, to learn a whole range … Continue reading

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Rashida makes gorgeous North Kashmiri clothes

Tasneem Ali, WEA tutor at the Shama Womens’ Centre has been working with students all year to design and make some gorgeous Asian clothes.  Tas says, ‘These are pictures of my student, Rashida. The trousers she is wearing are called Dhorti … Continue reading

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