Short Courses

Sewing Circle - Fashion & Textiles

Get to grips with using a sewing machine and produce a zipped cushion for all to admire. For those a little more experienced the choice is yours; the tutor will be on hand to help you achieve it

Machine and other equipment provided. Materials for individual projects are not included.

Nothing is needed for the first session.

Level - All Welcome
Price -£65

4 Week Courses

Wednesday 4th July 6:30pm -8:30pm
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or Call 0113 2242284 (no fee)

Paint Social

We will explore & experiment with different painting techniques using different artists /exhibitions as our inspiration. Initial sessions will focus on skills building and from here you will bring in your own image that you would like to paint and tackle it will a new found confidence

Level - All Welcome
Price - £65

4 Week Courses

Thursday 5th July 6:30pm -8:30pm
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or Call 0113 2242284 (no fee)

Drawing Room - Sketch Up

Each course will look at a series of practising illustrators to generate new ideas. Every week different skills and techniques will be learnt and explored so at the end of the course you will have a super duper portfolio of work

The class is very much aimed at beginners, but everyone welcome!

Level - All Welcome
Price - £65

4 Week Courses

Tuesday 3rd July 6:30pm -8:30pm
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or Call 0113 2242284 (no fee)

Writing Workout

Get your creative juices flowing with a series of creative writing workshops. Whether you are just starting out or have years of writing experience we have something for everyone. Come along to have fun and be inspired in a friendly and supportive environment.

Level - All Welcome!
Price £55

4 Week Course

Dates coming soon 

Jewellery Making

New students will be introduced to the core metalwork techniques through a ring-making project. If you wish to continue after the first course you can choose from a several further projects or design and make your own bespoke pieces.

Silver to make your ring will incur a small additional cost paid direct to the tutor.

All other materials and equipment are included.

Level - Beginners
Price £65

4 Week Course

Wednesday 4th July 6:30pm -8:30pm
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or Call 0113 2242284 (no fee)

Pattern Cutting

This course is for those with a real desire to design and make their own clothes. You will start off with basic pattern blocks, learning the art of grading and manipulation to alter the style, shape and fit. This class is suitable for advanced beginners. i.e. those who have made simple garments in the past. Please book onto the 4 weeks sewing class first if you haven’t made garments before.

Level - Advanced Beginners
Price £75

4 Week Course

Dates coming soon 

Play with Clay

You will be taught traditional hand building techniques to create desirable objects such as coasters, and planters. If you wish to continue after the first course you can choose from a several further projects or design and make your own bespoke pieces.

Please note: There is no potters wheel within the class, instead the focus is on moulds and slab building to create your products.

ALL MATERIALS & EQUIPMENT ARE PROVIDED
bisque firing is included in the course, but glazing will incur a small additional cost

Level - Beginners
Price £65

4 Week Course

Tuesday 3rd July 6:30pm -8:30pm
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or Call 0113 2242284 (no fee)

Take it Easy - Photography

This fun and practical short course is designed to kick start your passion for photography. During the sessions you will gain knowledge of the basics to develop your own unique style.

Each 4 weeks is different, focusing on a different theme/subject so you are able to continue building up your creative collection of work.

Please note: although your session will start and end at the Bowery you will be out and about in Headingley taking pictures so be prepared to get your walking shoes on!!

Level - Beginners
Price £65

4 Week Course

Tutored Life Drawing

Working directly from a life model the course will introduce you to a variety of drawing approaches.

You will focus on observational skills, proportions of the body and composition. with regards technique, you will use a range of materials from acrylics and watercolour to charcoal and oil pastel.

Throughout the course inspiration will be sought from the work and practise of other artists. 

ALL MATERIALS AND EQUIPMENT ARE PROVIDED

Level - Beginners
Price £70

4 Week Course

Monday 2nd July 6:30pm -8:30pm
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or Call 0113 2242284 (no fee)