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Life Drawing Classes for 2017/18

Our popular Life Drawing sessions are back after the summer break. The first session is tutored so beginners as well as seasoned sketchers can come along. Starting on 28th September, 6 - 9pm and then continuing on the last Thursday of each month thereafter from 7 -...

Indian Legends

Indian Legends is coming to Welshpool! We have two community artists and storytellers, (Fiona Collins and Catrin Williams) exploring the links between Wales and India using storytelling, arts, crafts etc. This free family session is open to all ages and includes a...

Creative Essentials – Foundry

Our latest Creative Essentials workshop is sure to be a fiery session! "Foundry Sculptures" will provide a basic introduction to sculpture using foundry methods. We will be touring one of the UK's leading bronze foundries, Castle Fine Arts to learn more about the...

Ceiriog Tales 2017

Ysgol Llanarmon, Cynddelw and Pontfadog got creative while learning about the poet John Ceiriog Hughes. They had fun clogging with Bryn Davies and Rhian Davies to the folk tunes he collected and they worked with Hilary & Graham Roberts to create a film about his...

Wilding the Senses August

Wilding the Senses is a project that aims to make an outdoor space that is full of creativity and colour that everyone can enjoy. Over the coming year we’ll be designing and creating a colourful garden at the Workhouse so look out for future workshops that will...

Sewing the Tales of Jane – Montgomery

Taking inspiration from Jane Austen's stories, writing and sewing, learn how to embroider, sew and other textile skills. 10 week sessions commencing Saturday 2nd September from 1 - 3.30pm at Montgomery Town Hall. You will work with fantastic artist Ezma Zhao. These...

Sewing the Tales of Jane Austen – Machynlleth

Taking inspiration from Jane Austen's stories, writing and sewing, learn how to embroider, sew and other textile skills. 10 week sessions commencing Wednesday 27th September from 3.30 - 6pm at Y Plas in Machynlleth. You will work with some fantastic artists - Hilary...

Beestemming 2017

The project aimed to raise awareness of the plight of the bees amongst children from North Powys and their local communities. Buttington Trewern, Llanfyllin and Banw school worked with Hilary and Graham Roberts in a variety of media and processes  integrating STEM -...

Write On 2017

As part of Adult Learner's Week we provided a series of creative writing sessions with Fiona Collins. She helped participants to look at writing stories for children, writing short stories, how to use nature to inspire your writing while having a lovely walk around...

Resonance 2017

The project involved working with adult Welsh learners and some MAT (More Able and Talented) pupils. Participants took part in poetry workshops inspired by walking around the grounds of Erddig and Sycharth, they were supported in this by Aled Lewis Evans, as well as...

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