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This class incorporates blended study, face to face and at home joining via Zoom.  If you are a new student please contact the office to advise of your preference. We can all write, but wouldn't it be wonderful if, in this rapidly changing world of electronic media, we could write beautifully for pleasure using traditional materials? Calligraphy at The Guild...

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This is an online course using Zoom. This course is not suitable for beginners.A mix of tuition, guidance, and encouragement for participants to develop their calligraphy in a more personal direction by exploring the elements of writing, writing tools, design, and presentation.Autumn term: commencing Sept 6th, end Nov 29th. Spring term: commencing Jan 10th, end Mar 21st. Summer term: commencing May...

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Ceramics Handbuilding

If you've never done pottery before but have always wanted to have a
go or if you have some experience with ceramics and want somewhere to
realise your ideas then...

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If you've never done pottery before but have always wanted to have a go or if you have some experience with ceramics and want somewhere to realise your ideas then this course is for you. This is a mixed ability class and all are welcome.Beginners will be guided, step by step, through a series of hand building projects that cover...

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Autumn Term: Face-to-Face Commences Fri 10 Sept 2021 - Fri 19 Nov [for 10 weeks]  Online Extra: Fri 26 Nov 2021 Only [1 hour ‘Live’ stream Support Session] Book through this session only.Spring Term: Face-to-Face Commences Fri 7 Jan 2022 – Fri 18 Mar [for 10 weeks]  Online Extra: Fri 25 Mar 2022 Only [1 hour ‘Live’ stream Support Session] Book through...

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End of Spring Term Support Session Friday 25 Mar 2022 Only [‘Live’ Stream: 9.30 am – 10.30 am] The session will not be recorded  At the end of the spring term there is an option of one-hour online group support. The session will be delivered using a digital platform. The tutor will e-mail you nearer the time with log-in details.  The support...

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End of Autumn Term Support Session Friday 26 Nov 2021 Only [‘Live’ Stream: 9.30 am – 10.30 am] This session will not be recorded  At the end of the autumn term there is an option of one-hour online group support. The session will be delivered using a digital platform. The tutor will e-mail you nearer the time with log-in details.  The support...

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Dressmaking For All Abilities

All levels of experience and abilities welcome. 

Enjoy the art of dressmaking in a fun and relaxed atmosphere.

A beginner's course is suitable for students with little or no experience or those...

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All levels of experience and abilities welcome. Enjoy the art of dressmaking in a fun and relaxed atmosphere.A beginner's course is suitable for students with little or no experience or those who haven't sewn for a while and need a refresher.For those with more experience guidance and suitable projects are readily available.Participants can join at any time. 

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Flower Arranger's Journey

A course designed for all abilities, from beginners to advanced
level, covering basic and traditional techniques, with the opportunity
to develop and explore bold and modern designs.

Flowers and sundries...

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A course designed for all abilities, from beginners to advanced level, covering basic and traditional techniques, with the opportunity to develop and explore bold and modern designs. Flowers and sundries can be purchased on request from the tutor or sourced individually by students.Mondays at St Peter's Community Hall, one mile north of Leighton Hospital.  Monday the 6th Dec will replace Monday...

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The class is aimed at all levels, students don't need to have any previous experience of French polishing or furniture restoration. I will also instruct on simple upholstery and chair seat caning.Students need to bring along an item or two to work on and it can be of any size as long as they are capable of transporting it. If...

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Painting On China And Porcelain

I so often hear "I could never do that"
so I would stress that it's not necessary to know how to draw. Designs
are traced on, alternatively, a Bic Biro...

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I so often hear "I could never do that" so I would stress that it's not necessary to know how to draw. Designs are traced on, alternatively, a Bic Biro can be used to sketch directly onto the ware. Changes or mistakes can be averted as only firing the piece makes them permanent. Many varying designs and projects are available...

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