Arts and Media

Make use of your time at home and get crafty with our Arts and Media courses in watercolour painting, calligraphy and candle making. Learn or improve your sewing skills in both machine and hand sewing.

There is something for everyone!

Our range of FREE courses are available to learners who live in Lancashire. For residents outside of Lancashire fees will apply, please enquire.

  • Discover: Art History and Appreciation: The Lives of Artists
    Art and Media

    This course will introduce you to the ways of analysing and contextualising art and provide you with an insight in to the lives and creations of some famous artists. During this course, you will learn how to formally and contextually analyse works of art, prompting you to engage in debates that encourage your depth of understanding of works of art and the motives of the Artists who created them. 

    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • Online Course
      WED - 03/03/2021
      09:30 to 12:00
      4 week course
      Few Places Remaining
      Cost: FREE
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  • Discover: Creative Felt Crafts
    Art and Media
    This course enables you to be create a range of craft items using felt fabric. You will also apply some basic hand sewing stitches and be creative to jazz up your craft items....
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • Online Course
      TUE - 26/01/2021
      13:00 to 15:30
      8 week course
      11 Places Remaining
      Cost: FREE
    • Online Course
      FRI - 29/01/2021
      10:00 to 12:30
      8 week course
      14 Places Remaining
      Cost: FREE
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  • Discover: Creative Hand Stitching for Beginners
    Art and Media

    Get creative and learn brand new hand stitching skills! If you are a complete beginner, then this course is designed for you! Over the course you will learn key skills for hand embroidery stitches. You will complete a range of sewing projects and learn about tools, equipment and materials needed for hand stitching. You will use your newly acquired skills to draw your own patterns and create your own pieces.

     

    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • Online Course
      WED - 20/01/2021
      10:00 to 12:30
      8 week course
      Few Places Remaining
      Cost: FREE
    • Online Course
      MON - 25/01/2021
      09:30 to 12:00
      7 week course
      7 Places Remaining
      Cost: FREE
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  • Discover: The Art of Paper Cutting
    Art and Media

    Join us for an introductory course to the art of paper cutting. Over the duration of the course you will learn new skills needed to make precision cuts and shapes on paper and card. You will be introduced to tools, equipment and materials used for paper cutting and embark on projects that will focus on specific techniques. You will move on to creating your own designs and develop the confidence to use your new skills independently.
     

    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • Online Course
      MON - 25/01/2021
      13:00 to 15:30
      7 week course
      13 Places Remaining
      Cost: FREE
    • Online Course
      THU - 25/02/2021
      09:30 to 12:00
      5 week course
      11 Places Remaining
      Cost: FREE
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  • Mandala Art - Greeting Card
    Art and Media

    Students will learn a range of art techniques focusing on Mandala Art, a traditional art form used in India as a sign of celebration and good luck. 

    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • Online Course
      TUE - 26/01/2021
      09:30 to 12:00
      8 week course
      11 Places Remaining
      Cost: FREE
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