For the novice or experienced genealogist! Designed to advance your ancestral research development, to explore areas of your research that have been neglected or to assist you to begin a new search. The day will also include a series of mini lectures. Limited to 8 participants, to ensure maximum individual support from the tutor. Check […]
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Don’t know where to start or want to get more out of your sewing machine? This is for you! Use the various stitches, sewing feet and accessories that come with your machine. You will also learn to select the correct needle and thread for fabric. Fee includes fabric for a mini project. Check out the […]
A course on plants and planting for all purposes in the garden: covering flowers, evergreens, bushes, and the growing of fruit and vegetables. With content ranging from soil science to plant history this course has something to offer all gardeners who are serious about expanding their knowledge of plants and planting. Enrol online here Course […]
Alter your clothes and revamp your wardrobe! You will learn how to shorten or lengthen hems, how to take in or let side seams, how to replace zips and lots more. You will use a sewing machine and overlocker if appropriate. All abilities welcome.
Learn the basic skills of copper-foiled glass in a day and leave with your very own beautiful stained glass insect to hang in your home or garden. Suitable for complete beginners. Fee includes classroom sundries; learners can purchase coloured glass and solder directly from the tutor for approximately £10-£12 Course Dates 2019 – 2020 Saturday […]
This course will focus on textiles in the home. You will learn the techniques involved from measuring the window and calculating fabric needed, planning, designing and creating your own project. You will use a sewing machine and will uncover the secret of a professional finish. All abilities welcome.
An introduction to family history research techniques designed for those who have yet to undertake any family history research but would like to explore the possibilities. You will be able to undertake a short tutor led search on our in-house software. Check out the tutor’s profile Enrol online here. Course Dates 2019 – 2020 Saturday […]
Learn how you can delve deeper into your ancestral past! Ideal for those who have already attended Stage 1, or have some experience in researching their family history. Social history in connection with our ancestors will also be a feature of this course. Check out the tutor’s profile Enrol online here. Course Dates 2019 – […]
Intermediates You will be guided through the making process from design, cutting and shaping glass, leading, soldering, cementing and finishing. Suitable for beginners and more experienced wishing to develop skills and explore techniques such as leading, mosaic, fusing and copperfoil. Fee includes classroom sundries; learners can purchase coloured glass, lead and solder from the tutor […]
An introduction to the intriguing world of willow sculpture. Create three lovely items to decorate your home or garden. Week 1: Sphere Week 2: Heart Week 3: Bird No previous experience necessary. Maximum number of participants: 8 Deadline for enrolment: 1 week before the course takes place. Materials cost: £20.00 per student, payable to the tutor on the first session. Visit the tutor’s profile Enrol online here. Course Dates 2019 – 2020 […]