Express yourself

Come along to improve your knowledge and find your inner creativity. We offer different workshops throughout the year and are always looking for new ideas. Recent activities include:

Express yourself

Come along to improve your knowledge and find your inner creativity. We offer different workshops throughout the year and are always looking for new ideas. Recent activities include:

art

Beginner’s Painting Group

  • 1st and 3rd Thursday morning each month in our Carers Centre AND over Zoom

    We are starting this group on Thursday  21 October. An independent Carer Group facilitated by Claire, it will be a chance to get together with others and enjoy drawing, painting or whatever you feel like at the time whilst having a Cuppa.

Christmas Cake Icing and Decorating

Friday 3, 10 and 17 December 
10:00am-12:30pm on Zoom

Learn techniques in icing and make your own festive decorations

 

Painting and drawing

Drawing at home pack

We still have packs for you to learn how to draw a lily, a parrot or even a German shepherd.

Just call the office on 01895 811206 for a pack(s) to be sent out to you.

Carers Book Club

We are considering establishing a second Book Club for carers via Zoom.

If this interests you (whether in person or over zoom) please get in touch at [email protected] 

Books

Make-Up and Skincare

3 week course: 9,16,23 March 2022  – Brookfield Adult Learning Centre

Taking care of our personal appearance can boost our self-esteem and confidence, but the amount of skincare and makeup products available on the market can seem overwhelming!

In this three week course you will learsimple techniques for looking after your skin and how to apply makeup for everyday wear.  You will also discover tips and tricks for those special occasions when you want to look your best!

Coming in 2022

Tips and plans for your garden – 4 weeks at RAGC
Let’s get knitting – 5 weeks at Brookfield Adult Learning Centre
Learn to draw and paint – 4 weeks at Brookfield Adult Learning Centre
Spanish for beginners – 6 Winter evenings over Zoom

Painting and drawing

Drawing at home pack

We still have packs for you to learn how to draw a lily, a parrot or even a German shepherd.

Just call the office on 01895 811206 for a pack(s) to be sent out to you.

Drawing Packs
How to make cupcakes

Fun in the kitchen

Guide to making and decorating Cup Cakes – We will send by post

Try making a simple cup cake and then learn how to make butter icing in a few easy steps.  We will then show you how to decorate the cake with utensils from your kitchen or use a piping bag and for the more ambitious show you how to make a beautiful lily or rose to go on top!

art

Painting and drawing

Learn how to use clay, watercolours or simply quick fire draw, or maybe practice calligraphy!

Gardening

Join a Hanging Basket or Christmas Wreaths workshop. We also offered a Horticulture Therapy course.

Fun in the kitchen

Decorate your own Christmas cake

Take a trip

To a stately home or garden

Creativity Carers Trust

Testimonial

Lovely to have time to do something for myself which has nothing to do with caring!

Creativity Carers Trust

Testimonial

Lovely to have time to do something for myself which has nothing to do with caring!

Call 01895 811206 or email: [email protected]

Call 01895 811206 or email: [email protected]