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Creative Arts

CHILDREN'S COURSES

CREATIVE ARTS

5100419 Write Away: Writing and Exploring Stories

Tutor: Benjamin Scott

Over five days, budding writers aged 9 to 12 years old will get a chance to work on sustained creative writing and develop their own stories. These young writers will learn writing tools to help them generate new ideas, develop characters and explore plotting. Some of the time we’ll be working collaboratively, getting ideas from each other and supporting the group to develop a story; and sometimes, we’ll be working on our own pieces of writing and then sharing with the group. There will be short, fun writing exercises as well as a chance to work towards a longer, more developed...
Write Away: Writing and Exploring Stories
Course No. 5100419
Course Date Mon-Fri
24 - 28 Jul 2017
Course Time 10:00 - 16:00
Status: Places still available

5200419 Get Write In - Becoming a Writer

Tutor: Benjamin Scott

Over five days we shall look at some of the essential elements of creative writing such as plot structure, character and dialogue. We explore where ideas come from and how to transform these ideas into finished pieces of writing. There will be plenty of exercises to get you writing, as well as time to get feedback on your work. Whether you have a novel inside you, or you just fancy putting pen to paper, this course will give you the perfect opportunity to develop your skills and share your work as well as have fun with like-minded writers. Benjamin...
Get Write In - Becoming a Writer
Course No. 5200419
Course Date Mon-Fri
31 Jul - 04 Aug 2017
Course Time 09:30 - 16:30
Status: Places still available

5210419 Art Week

Tutor: Joanna Hammond

A very popular course for aspiring young artists. There will be workshops on both drawing and painting, exploring different styles and using a variety of media including watercolours, acrylic, mixed media and collage. You will learn about ratio and proportion, composition and colour theory, and you will leave at the end of the week with your own portfolio of masterpieces!A number of subsidised places are available on this course. Please see the Windmill House Trust page for details and qualifying criteria.
Art Week
Course No. 5210419
Course Date Mon-Fri
31 Jul - 04 Aug 2017
Course Time 10:00 - 16:00
Status: Places still available

5520419 Baking For Kids

Tutor: Edwina Chapman

Three days of learning how to make yummy things. There will be the chance to learn how to make different kinds of bread, pizza, biscuits and cookies, cupcakes and all sorts of chocolatey things. Everything gets taken home to be eaten afterwards which will make you the most popular person in the family! This course is bound to sell like hot cakes, so early booking is recommended.
Baking For Kids
Course No. 5520419
Course Date Wed-Fri
16 - 18 Aug 2017
Course Time 10:00 - 15:00
Status: Places still available