Afternoon events, Workshops

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Learn to Lino Print with Doris Does Doodles

An introductory workshop in lino printing.

Drygate Brewing Co., Glasgow

Sun 5 Oct

£15 includes all materials / 0141 212 8810

  • 12:00 – 14:00

Dr Sketchy's Anti-Art School

Burlesque art class with a relaxed atmosphere, music, drinks and interesting models.

Stereo, Glasgow

Sun 12 Oct

£7 (£5) / 0141 222 2254

  • 13:00 – 15:00

Sun 9 Nov

£7 (£5) / 0141 222 2254

  • 13:00 – 15:00

Sun 14 Dec

£7 (£5) / 0141 222 2254

  • 13:00 – 15:00

Glass Jewellery Workshop

Learn how to make glass jewellery, from cutting to fusing, with Kimberley Armstrong. Weekday classes are also available, upon request.

Barras Art & Design Centre, Glasgow

Sat 4 Oct

£35 / 07738 511490

  • 13:30 – 16:00

Sun 5 Oct

£35 / 07738 511490

  • 13:30 – 16:00

Sat 11 Oct

£35 / 07738 511490

  • 13:30 – 16:00
…and 15 more dates until 30 Nov

Monkey Drama

Fun and developmental classes for little ones, based on the notion that enjoying drama and the creative arts is good for children's social and emotional well-being. Suitable for ages 2–5.

Juniper Green Parish Church Hall, Edinburgh

Mon 6 Oct

£6 per session; block of five £27.50; block of ten £50

  • 15:30

Mon 13 Oct

£6 per session; block of five £27.50; block of ten £50

  • 15:30

Mon 20 Oct

£6 per session; block of five £27.50; block of ten £50

  • 15:30
…and 10 more dates until 29 Dec

Stargazers

A show in the planetarium exploring the night sky. Learn how to find your way around the sky using the stars, spot seasonal constellations and identify other naked-eye objects. Best for under 7s.

Glasgow Science Centre

Thu 2 Oct

Included in admission / 0141 420 5000

Part of Glasgow City of Science.

  • 15:00

Fri 3 Oct

Included in admission / 0141 420 5000

Part of Glasgow City of Science.

  • 15:00

Sat 4 Oct

Included in admission / 0141 420 5000

Part of Glasgow City of Science.

  • 13:00
  • 15:00
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Art Maker

Art Cart has had a makeover and is now Art Maker! Drop in to the gallery and make your own masterpiece using materials provided. Go four times and you can earn a badge. Ages 4–12.

Scottish National Gallery, Edinburgh

Sun 5 Oct

Free / 0131 624 6200

  • 14:00 – 16:00

Sun 2 Nov

Free / 0131 624 6200

  • 14:00 – 16:00

ARTScool

Keep kids creative over the October break with this three-day course exploring the cultural and seasonal traditions of Diwali, the Festival of Light, and Harvest Time. Participants develop a new artwork in the grounds of the Art Park with a festive celebration for friends and family to view the final piece on the final…

House for an Art Lover, Glasgow

Tue 14 Oct

ARTPARK Pavilion

£65 includes all materials and equipment / 0141 353 4776

Ages 9–12

Wed 15 Oct

ARTPARK Pavilion

£65 includes all materials and equipment / 0141 353 4776

Ages 9–12

Easel Sketching in the Gallery

If you feel inspired enough by the masterpieces in the gallery to try your hand at a bit of sketching, come along for a session led by artist Damian Callan. There's a different subject each month, and sometimes a live model.

Scottish National Gallery, Edinburgh

Thu 23 Oct

Free / 0131 624 6200

  • 14:00 – 16:00

Fri 24 Oct

Free / 0131 624 6200

  • 14:00 – 16:00

Thu 20 Nov

Free / 0131 624 6200

  • 14:00 – 16:00
…and 3 more dates until 12 Dec

Introduction to Dressmaking

If you've always wanted to make your own dresses, this course gives you the chance to learn the necessary sewing techniques (including those tricky zips and sleeves) and know-how in adapting patterns to make your very own couture masterpiece. With instructor Hazel Lethaby.

Edinburgh Contemporary Crafts Centre

Sat 4 Oct

£200 for ten weeks / 0131 225 5248

Please note: This course runs Saturdats, 6 Sep–8 Nov, 2014.

Sat 11 Oct

£200 for ten weeks / 0131 225 5248

Please note: This course runs Saturdats, 6 Sep–8 Nov, 2014.

Sat 18 Oct

£200 for ten weeks / 0131 225 5248

Please note: This course runs Saturdats, 6 Sep–8 Nov, 2014.

…and 3 more dates until 8 Nov

RSNO Community Orchestra

Perth Community Orchestra is a new initiative from Scotland’s National Orchestra, the RSNO, in partnership with Horsecross Arts. This is an orchestra geared for those who play anything from grade 1 to grade 4 standard. Whether you played an instrument at school and haven’t picked it up in years, or are a beginner…

Perth Concert Hall

Sun 19 Oct

Norie Miller Studio

£4 (£3) / 01738 621031

Sun 30 Nov

Norie Miller Studio

£4 (£3) / 01738 621031

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Salsa Classes

Salsa lessons for over 16s, taking you from zero to hero on the dance floor.

Chart Centre, Willenhall

Sat 4 Oct

£5 / 07961 514074

  • 12:00 – 13:00

Sat 11 Oct

£5 / 07961 514074

  • 12:00 – 13:00

Sat 18 Oct

£5 / 07961 514074

  • 12:00 – 13:00
…and 36 more dates until 27 Jun 2015

Saturday Life Drawing Class

Artist Graham Flack leads this drawing workshop; learn how others have portrayed the human figure, and then practise drawing from a life model yourself. Materials are supplied; suitable for all levels of experience. Booking is essential.

Scottish National Gallery, Edinburgh

Sat 18 Oct

Clore Education Centre

£15 (£12) / 0131 624 6560

  • 14:00 – 16:00

Sat 15 Nov

Clore Education Centre

£15 (£12) / 0131 624 6560

  • 14:00 – 16:00

Sat 13 Dec

Clore Education Centre

£15 (£12) / 0131 624 6560

  • 14:00 – 16:00

Yogalates: Workshop

Exercise session.

Chelsea Theatre, London SW10

Wed 8 Oct

£5 / 020 7352 1967

  • 13:00 – 14:00

Wed 15 Oct

£5 / 020 7352 1967

  • 13:00 – 14:00

Wed 22 Oct

£5 / 020 7352 1967

  • 13:00 – 14:00
…and 5 more dates until 26 Nov

Aqua Aerobics

Fitness session.

Hermitage Leisure Centre, Coalville

Tue 7 Oct

£5 / 01530 811215

  • 14:30 – 15:30

Tue 14 Oct

£5 / 01530 811215

  • 14:30 – 15:30

Tue 21 Oct

£5 / 01530 811215

  • 14:30 – 15:30
…and 5 more dates until 25 Nov

Contemporary Embellishment for Fashion

Explore embellishment techniques for fashion.

Scottish National Gallery, Edinburgh

Wed 5 Nov

Clore Education Centre

£90 Booking essential (£85) / 0131 624 6200

  • 13:30 – 16:30

Wed 12 Nov

Clore Education Centre

£90 Booking essential (£85) / 0131 624 6200

  • 13:30 – 16:30

Wed 19 Nov

Clore Education Centre

£90 Booking essential (£85) / 0131 624 6200

  • 13:30 – 16:30

Wed 26 Nov

Clore Education Centre

£90 Booking essential (£85) / 0131 624 6200

  • 13:30 – 16:30
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Costume Design Course

Use various materials to create theatrical costumes in a course led by professional tutor Nicci Wonnacott.

Exeter Phoenix

Thu 6 Nov

£70 (£66) / 01392 667080

  • 13:30 – 16:00

Thu 13 Nov

£70 (£66) / 01392 667080

  • 13:30 – 16:00

Thu 20 Nov

£70 (£66) / 01392 667080

  • 13:30 – 16:00
…and 2 more dates until 4 Dec

Dance with Babies

Have fun with your newborn and meet new people at this dancing workshop for parents and babies. Learn the basic steps of salsa, cha-cha, boogie, belly, bachata, classical ballet and swing dance styles. No dance experience is necessary. Bring any baby carrier/sling and a bottle of water.

Kelvinside Hillhead Parish Church, Glasgow

Thu 2 Oct

£5 (four classes £15) / 0141 334 2788

  • 13:30 – 14:10

Thu 9 Oct

£5 (four classes £15) / 0141 334 2788

  • 13:30 – 14:10

Thu 16 Oct

£5 (four classes £15) / 0141 334 2788

  • 13:30 – 14:10
…and 10 more dates until 25 Dec

Do You Enjoy Knitting Or Needlecrafts?: Workshop

An opportunity to get together, exchange ideas, learn new techniques and make new friends.

Horndean Library, Waterlooville

Wed 8 Oct

Free / 0845 603 5631

  • 14:30 – 16:30

Wed 22 Oct

Free / 0845 603 5631

  • 14:30 – 16:30

Wed 5 Nov

Free / 0845 603 5631

  • 14:30 – 16:30
…and 8 more dates until 31 Dec

'Fit 90' Fitness Classes

The programme promises to help participants lose fat and firm up the body within 90 days.

Percy Community Centre, Bath

Sat 4 Oct

Phone for prices / 01225 423014

  • 13:00 – 13:30

Sat 11 Oct

Phone for prices / 01225 423014

  • 13:00 – 13:30

Sat 18 Oct

Phone for prices / 01225 423014

  • 13:00 – 13:30

Sat 25 Oct

Phone for prices / 01225 423014

  • 13:00 – 13:30

Flamenco Dance/Percussion Course

New learners of all ages, genders and levels are welcome to come and learn some flamenco moves.

Alba Flamenca, Edinburgh

Sat 4 Oct

£6.50–£8 / 07540 335270

  • 15:00 – 16:00

Sat 11 Oct

£6.50–£8 / 07540 335270

  • 15:00 – 16:00

Sat 18 Oct

£6.50–£8 / 07540 335270

  • 15:00 – 16:00
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Hip Hop Tots

Classes exploring the rhythm, movement and creativity involved in hip hop dancing for kids aged 3–5.

Calton Centre, Edinburgh

Mon 6 Oct

Prices to be confirmed / 0131 661 0880

Please note: This course runs 25 Aug–27 Oct.

  • 13:00 – 13:45

Mon 13 Oct

Prices to be confirmed / 0131 661 0880

Please note: This course runs 25 Aug–27 Oct.

  • 13:00 – 13:45

Mon 20 Oct

Prices to be confirmed / 0131 661 0880

Please note: This course runs 25 Aug–27 Oct.

  • 13:00 – 13:45

Mon 27 Oct

Prices to be confirmed / 0131 661 0880

Please note: This course runs 25 Aug–27 Oct.

  • 13:00 – 13:45

Introduction to Printmaking

A ten-week course providing you with a wide range of practice in various forms of contemporary printmaking.

Edinburgh Contemporary Crafts Centre

Sat 4 Oct

£210 for ten weeks / 0131 225 5248

Please note: This course runs 6 Sep–15 Nov 2014.

  • 14:00 – 16:30

Sat 18 Oct

£210 for ten weeks / 0131 225 5248

Please note: This course runs 6 Sep–15 Nov 2014.

  • 14:00 – 16:30

Sat 25 Oct

£210 for ten weeks / 0131 225 5248

Please note: This course runs 6 Sep–15 Nov 2014.

  • 14:00 – 16:30
…and 3 more dates until 15 Nov

Energise, York

Fri 3 Oct

Studio 1

Phone for prices / 01904 552424

  • 13:00 – 13:55

Fri 10 Oct

Studio 1

Phone for prices / 01904 552424

  • 13:00 – 13:55

Fri 17 Oct

Studio 1

Phone for prices / 01904 552424

  • 13:00 – 13:55
…and 6 more dates until 28 Nov

Core Arts, London E9

Tue 7 Oct

Hall

Phone for prices / 020 8533 3500

  • 13:30 – 16:30

Tue 14 Oct

Hall

Phone for prices / 020 8533 3500

  • 13:30 – 16:30

Tue 21 Oct

Hall

Phone for prices / 020 8533 3500

  • 13:30 – 16:30
…and 5 more dates until 25 Nov

West Ox Arts Gallery, Bampton

Mon 17 Nov

£36 plus a materials cost of £10, payable on the day (£30 plus a materials cost of £10, payable on the day) / 01993 850 137

  • 13:30 – 16:30
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