Afternoon events, Workshops

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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 Apr

Free / 0131 624 6200

  • 14:00 – 16:00 Art Maker Scottish National Gallery, Edinburgh

Sun 3 May

Free / 0131 624 6200

  • 14:00 – 16:00 Art Maker Scottish National Gallery, Edinburgh

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 14 Mar

Clore Education Centre

£15 (£12) / 0131 624 6560

Sat 11 Apr

Clore Education Centre

£15 (£12) / 0131 624 6560

Sat 16 May

Clore Education Centre

£15 (£12) / 0131 624 6560

Zoom Club: Makers

A hands-on animation and photography club for ages 8–12. Booking is essential.

Summerhall, Edinburgh

Sun 8 Mar

£9.50 / 07942 358907

Sun 15 Mar

£9.50 / 07942 358907

Sun 22 Mar

£9.50 / 07942 358907

…and 14 more dates until 28 Jun

Drop-in Meditation Classes

Meditation classes that are suitable for all, whether you're a beginner or an experienced meditator.

Various venues: Golders Green, London NW11

Sun 8 Mar

£5–£8

Sun 15 Mar

£5–£8

Sun 22 Mar

£5–£8

…and 17 more dates until 19 Jul

Youth Music Makers: (Ages13-21)

Learn about making music, from learning to play an instrument, writing music, vocal training and improving your overall talent.

Trinity Centre, Bristol

Wed 4 Mar

Free

Wed 11 Mar

Free

Wed 18 Mar

Free

Wed 25 Mar

Free

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Zoom Club: Movers

A hands-on animation and photography club for ages 4–7.

Summerhall, Edinburgh

Fri 6 Mar

Children £5 in advance, £6.50 on the day / 07942 358907

Fri 13 Mar

Children £5 in advance, £6.50 on the day / 07942 358907

Fri 20 Mar

Children £5 in advance, £6.50 on the day / 07942 358907

…and 14 more dates until 26 Jun

Beginners Yoga Dance Studio: Workshop

An introduction to yoga dance with experienced teacher Johanna Paxton.

Chapter Art Centre, Cardiff

Sun 8 Mar

Phone for prices / 0292 030440

Sun 15 Mar

Phone for prices / 0292 030440

Sun 22 Mar

Phone for prices / 0292 030440

Sun 29 Mar

Phone for prices / 0292 030440

Box Fit: Workshop

High-energy fitness class.

Pudsey Leisure Centre

Tue 3 Mar

Phone for prices

Tue 10 Mar

Phone for prices

Tue 17 Mar

Phone for prices

…and 6 more dates until 28 Apr

BYD Mature Movers: Workshop (Over 60s)

A dance class for older people.

Brewery Arts Centre, Kendal

Tue 3 Mar

£4 / 01539 725 133

Tue 10 Mar

£4 / 01539 725 133

Tue 17 Mar

£4 / 01539 725 133

Tue 24 Mar

£4 / 01539 725 133

Creative Art Classes

Workshops for teenagers in all sorts of visual art disciplines, from t-shirt printing to pottery. Materials are included, and participants may use the classes as a space to work on an independent project. Ages 11–16.

Paisley Museum & Art Gallery

Sat 7 Mar

£30 for a six week session; £25 / 0300 300 1210

Sat 14 Mar

£30 for a six week session; £25 / 0300 300 1210

Sat 21 Mar

£30 for a six week session; £25 / 0300 300 1210

…and 7 more dates until 13 Jun back to top

Dance with Babies

Have fun with your newborn and meet new people at this dancing workshop for parents and babies. Learn basic dance steps specifically designed for new parents and babies from six weeks old. No dance experience is necessary. Bring any baby carrier/sling and a bottle of water.

Kelvinside Hillhead Parish Church, Glasgow

Thu 5 Mar

£7 / 0141 334 2788

Thu 12 Mar

£7 / 0141 334 2788

Thu 19 Mar

£7 / 0141 334 2788

Thu 26 Mar

£7 / 0141 334 2788

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 12 Mar

Free / 0131 624 6200

Fri 13 Mar

Free / 0131 624 6200

Scottish National Portrait Gallery, Edinburgh

Thu 23 Apr

0131 624 6200

Fri 24 Apr

0131 624 6200

Thu 21 May

0131 624 6200

Fri 22 May

0131 624 6200

Rogue Writers Sundays

A weekly group for creative writer types. Bring something to read, be it flash fiction, poetry, or that short story you've been working on.

The White Horse, Edinburgh

Sun 8 Mar

Prices to be confirmed / 0131 557 3512

Sun 15 Mar

Prices to be confirmed / 0131 557 3512

Sun 22 Mar

Prices to be confirmed / 0131 557 3512

…and 40 more dates until 27 Dec

Stagecoach Theatre School: Workshop (Ages 4-18)

Part-time performing arts schools network for children aged 4-18 years old.

Newhampton Arts Centre, Wolverhampton

Fri 6 Mar

Phone for prices / 01902 572090

Sat 7 Mar

Phone for prices / 01902 572090

Fri 13 Mar

Phone for prices / 01902 572090

…and 13 more dates until 25 Apr

American Line Dance Beginner Daytime Classes Worsley

Beginner class held every Wednesday afternoon. Get fitter and have fun learning American Line Dancing, with qualified 'Step By Step' tuition. We dance to a great mix of music, C&W, Latin. Irish, Swing, Pop, Reggae and lots more. All Welcome.

Beesley Green Community Centre, Manchester

Wed 4 Mar

£4.50 / 0161 790 6124

Wed 11 Mar

£4.50 / 0161 790 6124

Wed 18 Mar

£4.50 / 0161 790 6124

…and 39 more dates until 16 Dec back to top

Body Attack: Workshop

High-energy exercise class.

Sovereign Centre, Eastbourne

Mon 2 Mar

Phone fpr prices / 0845 2671200

Wed 4 Mar

Phone fpr prices / 0845 2671200

Mon 9 Mar

Phone fpr prices / 0845 2671200

…and 15 more dates until 29 Apr

Bookbinding Class – Japanese Stab Binding

Learn about this simple but pretty bookbinding technique at a taster class suitable for beginners. Booking is essential.

Remade in Edinburgh

Sun 12 Jul

£20 (£15) / 0131 261 5904

Capoeira Brazillian Dance Martial Arts Classes

A class learning the Brazilian martial art.

Inspire Centre, Manchester

Sat 7 Mar

£5 (£3.50) / 0161 850 5717

Sat 14 Mar

£5 (£3.50) / 0161 850 5717

Sat 21 Mar

£5 (£3.50) / 0161 850 5717

Sat 28 Mar

£5 (£3.50) / 0161 850 5717

French Conversation with Yakety Yak Language Cafe

Improve your French conversation in a small group with an experienced tutor.

The Royal Dick Bar & Bistro, Edinburgh

Wed 4 Mar

£8 / 07826 555134

Wed 11 Mar

£8 / 07826 555134

Wed 18 Mar

£8 / 07826 555134

…and 14 more dates until 24 Jun

Winsford Lifestyle Centre

Mon 2 Mar

Phone for prices / 01606 550700

  • 17:00 – 18:00 Kickstart Winsford Lifestyle Centre

Mon 9 Mar

Phone for prices / 01606 550700

  • 17:00 – 18:00 Kickstart Winsford Lifestyle Centre

Mon 16 Mar

Phone for prices / 01606 550700

  • 17:00 – 18:00 Kickstart Winsford Lifestyle Centre
…and 5 more dates until 20 Apr back to top

Leatherwork – The Basics

Bring all your broken belts, bags and boots to class and fix 'em up real nice after learning how to wield tools, rivets and eyelets.

Remade in Edinburgh

Sun 19 Apr

£20 (£15) / 0131 261 5904

Nordic Walking

Nordic Walking is a specific fitness technique that enhances everyday walking with the use of poles. This adds two massive benefits to your walking, the use of poles tones the upper body muscles and abdominals as well as the legs and bottom all while burning 20% more calories than ordinary walking. Nordic walking is great…

Royal Botanic Garden, Edinburgh

Mon 2 Mar

Meet at the East Gate

£55 Booking essential, telephone the education office on 0131 248 2937. (Members £49.50) / 0131 248 2909

Tue 3 Mar

Meet at the East Gate

£55 Booking essential, telephone the education office on 0131 248 2937. (Members £49.50) / 0131 248 2909

Wed 4 Mar

Meet at the East Gate

£55 Booking essential, telephone the education office on 0131 248 2937. (Members £49.50) / 0131 248 2909

…and 86 more dates until 25 Jun

Sakiado: Workshop

Martial arts class.

All Saints Arts Centre, London N20

Sun 8 Mar

Phone for prices / 020 8445 8388

Sun 15 Mar

Phone for prices / 020 8445 8388

Sun 22 Mar

Phone for prices / 020 8445 8388

…and 5 more dates until 26 Apr

Scribble

Weekly writing and theatre skills workshops for budding playwrights aged 14–17, led by professionals from the Traverse.

Traverse Theatre, Edinburgh

Mon 2 Mar

Prices to be confirmed / 0131 228 1404

Please note: This is a ten-week course from 16 Feb to 2 Mar.

  • 16:30 – 18:30 Scribble Traverse Theatre, Edinburgh

Sunday Afternoon Untutored Life Drawing Session

Untutored life drawing sessions.

WASPS Studios, Edinburgh

Sun 8 Mar

£7 for two hours; £10 for three / 07729 283 347

Sun 15 Mar

£7 for two hours; £10 for three / 07729 283 347

Sun 22 Mar

£7 for two hours; £10 for three / 07729 283 347

…and 17 more dates until 19 Jul back to top