The Art Shed with Rachel Cheer

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Saturday 3rd September, 10am – 12pm


**The Art Shed is for Everyone**

The Aim of the Morning is to:

~ Introduce Youngsters to Art
~ Get Creative and have Fun with Your Kids
~ Expand on Existing Skills & Build Confidence

*During the session, children will have the opportunity to:

~ Draw & Colour
~ Chalk the Wall
~ Make Posters
~ Paint
~ Create a Junk-Art Masterpiece

So, make sure you all **Dress for Mess**

~ Age: All Ages
~ Cost: £1 (on the door)
~ Refreshments: £1
~ Dop-in Event (no booking required)

**PLEASE NOTE: You Must Supervise Your Children, At All Times, During the Event**

Poetry Gathering

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Sunday 18th September, 2pm – 3pm

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City Arts is hosting its Free Poetry Gathering…
This is a very informal, friendly gathering, for people who enjoy poetry in all its forms. There isn’t a strict format to the event – participants may share their own poetry, or the work of a known poet, or simply listen to the readings and join in the discussions

~ Cost: Free

~ Age: Adults (younger people will be considered, based on experience)

*For more information, please email:

Arty Science with Donna Lewis

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Coming October Half Term, 10am – 12.30pm


Do you have a budding scientist who likes to experiment?

Here at City Arts we like to explore creativity, in all its forms!

This workshop, with Donna lewis, will be packed with exciting and dramatic experiments, full of light, colour and mess!!

More workshop info to come!!

~ Age: Adults, Teens & Kids 8yrs+ (with Adult)
~ Cost: £12.50 each

*Please bring your own Safety Goggles!

*Booking Your Place, email us:

Go Potty with Trish Neeves

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Monday 12th September, 10am – 12pm

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Come and get potty with Trish Neeves…

This is a lovely workshop to do with your friends, & family. This is a simple and fun technique – perfect for all abilities.

~ Cost: £5 each
~ Age: Adults
~ No of places: x8

*Booking Your Place*
For more information and to book your place, please email us:

World in a Box with Rachel Cheer

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Saturday 17th September, 10am – 12.30pm

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This fantastic workshop, with Rachel Cheer, is for children and parents/ carers…

During this workshop, you will be designing and creating a world in a shoe-box – using a variety of materials, to bring your imagination to life!

~ Age: 5yrs + (with an adult) 7yrs + unsupervised
~ Cost: £6.50 each
~ No of places: x10

*Booking Your Place*
For more information and to book your place, please email us:

Screw-Post Book-Binding with Donna Lewis

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Saturday 29th October, 10am – 3pm

This workshop, with Donna Lewis, is an introduction to the Screw-post Book-binding technique.

This workshop is for all abilities; you will be working at your own pace and receive the guidance you need to produce a successful book.

During the workshop, you will be given a demonstration of the technique, the tools you will be using and the different papers that you will be working with.

You will then design and construct your own Screw-post Book.

~ Age: Adults & Teens 13+
~ Cost: £35 (all materials included)

*If possible: you will need to bring your own Awl or Screw Punch – these can be picked up online or in a diy/ craft store…

For more information and to book your place, please email:

Create Your Own Silk Painting with Sarah Moorcroft

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Sunday 30th October, 10am – 4pm

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After the success of her first Silk Painting Workshop, Sarah Moorcroft is running a second session. This is a wonderful opportunity to spend the day learning how to work with silk.

During the workshop you will be:
~ designing
~ stretching
~ guttering-up
~ painting on silk

You can use a floral theme, or design one of your own…

~ Age: Adults
~ Cost: £40
~ Available Places: x10 Maximum

*Bring a packed-lunch

*Booking Your Place*
For further information and to book you place, please email us: