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Dressmaking (WED EVE)
This is a class for anyone just beginning to sew and those who would like to refresh their skills. You will learn in a friendly, relaxed atmosphere given support from Pippa, your tutor.
How to Write a Novel
This course will introduce students to the challenges and pleasures of writing a long work of fiction. We’ll look at every aspect of novel-writing, from the initial urge to attempt it through to the nuts and bolts of characters, plot, theme, point of view and suspense. It will loosely follow the plan set out in the tutor’s book 102 Ways to Write a Novel.
Japanese – Beginners (WED EVE)
The aim of this course is to get to know ‘survival Japanese’, so I’ll focus on conversations that would be useful to you if you were visiting Japan. In each lesson you’ll learn grammar and vocabulary through very simple, natural dialogues.
Introduction to Drawing (THU DAY)
Drawing uses very simple means – a drawing implement, or material and a surface, but it can be very engrossing and immensely rewarding. It can help you to see the world around you with greater understanding and appreciation.
Dressmaking – Intermediate / Experienced Sewers
This is a course for those who have sewn before, who may like to refresh their skills or would like support whilst trying a more challenging project.
Exploring Creative Writing
Ideal for beginners or more seasoned writers who just want to have some fun with their writing. It would appeal to those who might want to unlock possible approaches to longer work such as collections and novels.
History: ‘THE IDIOT’S GUIDE TO MEDIEVAL CHURCHES!’
This course will be like having your own interpreter to help you understand what’s being said, when the voices in the stones of a medieval church start speaking to you.
Introduction to Illustration & Creative Drawing (MON EVE)
This is a relaxed, practical course and would be ideal if you have interest in drawing and creative practice in general. Prior drawing experience is not necessary but you should be willing to draw and to share your drawings with others.
Drums for Beginners (TUES EVE)
The Drums for beginners course is for anyone who has always wanted to play the drums but has yet to try. No previous experience is required but a passion for hitting things with sticks is!