Tag Archives: Students’ work on display

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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Students display work at New Walk Museum

Tony Booth and Lis Manning from the art exchange at 101 have displayed their work at the East Midlands Arts exhibition at New Walk museum. Tony Booth has used a variety of mediums to create wonderful displays as shown in … 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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‘Creative Cardmaking’ success!

Students on the ‘Make Your Own Greetings Cards’ course this term had the opportunity to try out a wide range of ideas and techniques including stamping and masking, creating Bokeh backgrounds and constructing and decorating some fabulous ‘cards in boxes’ … 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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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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