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A look at our courses – Cake Decorating for Beginners

This course is designed for those who are complete novices or have a small amount of experience making cakes. You…

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A look at our courses – Watercolour

Explore a variety of watercolour techniques including wet on wet, sponge and salt effects and pen and wash. Step by…

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A look at our courses – Basket Making

Step-by-step tuition will allow you to create beautiful and functional pieces of art using natural materials. Previous courses have seen…

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A look at our courses – Stained Glass

Learn traditional foil and lead techniques, work with wire and mirror or try glass fusing.


A look at our courses – Cookery

Explore a variety flavours from around the world. You will cook something new each week, with step by step guidance…

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A look at our courses – Gardening

Follow the year in the garden with advice and practical tips on cultivation and design. You will learn how to…

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A look at our courses – Revamp your wardrobe

Alter existing garments, create something new, all aspects of dressmaking are covered including pattern adapting, fitting and garment alterations.

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Youth – Family Fun – Now Online

Adult Community Learning has a long history of providing a wide range of activities for young people aged from 5…

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A look at our courses – Upholstery

Whether you’re a complete beginner or looking to create beautiful and unique pieces, join us for our upholstery courses, meet…

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A look at our courses – Pottery

This course is for students who wish to try or expand their knowledge of working with clay