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Court Rd, Brockworth

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Arts and Crafts - Wellbeing

FREE creative courses in Spring 2023!

These courses will help develop your confidence and employability skills with a practical focus on techniques to aid your wellbeing too.

Boost your confidence

Develop employability skills

Explore your interests

Make new connections

Support your wellbeing

Places are available for those aged 16+ registered to a GP in Gloucestershire. 

Creative Connections (for ages 25+)

Location: Online via Zoom

Day: Friday mornings, 10.30-11.30am

Dates: January 20, 27 February 3, 10, 17 March 3, 10, 17

with artist Donna Marshall

An online art course one hour a week on zoom to discover simple effective art techniques to support mindfulness, promote wellbeing, build confidence and social networks. Join us first online then in the Art Shape studio to create a collaborative art piece to showcase your new found skills and connections. Art Barn (for ages 16-25)

Location: Online via Zoom (Jan-Feb) then at the Art Shape studio (March)

Day: Thursdays, 11am - 1pm

Dates: January 26 February 2, 9, 16 March 9, 16, 23, 30

with artist Harriet West

Take part on this creative course and try out a range of crafts and digital skills to free up your creativity. Develop your design skills to use with lino printing, resin, mosaic and digital media. Make friends, build confidence and be supported to take your next steps. Join us online then in the Art Shape studio! Mark-making with Nature (for ages 25+)

Location: The Ed Shed, 2 Quay Street,Gloucester, GL1 2PG (behind the old Folk Museum in Westgate St.)

Day: Thursdays, 10.30am-12.30pm

Dates: February 16, March 2, 9, 16, 23, 30 April 20, 27

with artist Amy Freeman

Unlock your creative self and support your wellbeing on this relaxed mark-making course. We will explore a range of techniques including printmaking and image transfer using natural materials. Create your own images and artworks using home-made inks, paints and make your own sketchbook.

Click here to visit our website and book your place.