Enrolment Day for the Spring / Summer 2013 term will be on Wednesday 15th May
Call into the Arts Centre between 9am - 5pm to enrol in person, or call 028 9181 0803 to pay over the phone. Classes fill up quickly, so please book early on the day to avoid disappointment.
Classes commence the week beginning 20th May and run for 6 weeks with the exception of Monday classes which will run for 5 weeks as there is a bank holiday on Monday 27th May 2013.
PLEASE NOTE: Classes and workshops are non-refundable
A 'hands-on' creative class where you will learn the ancient art of felt-making, turning wool into felt.
With even the most basic of skills you'll be amazed at the parchment pictures and cards you can produce - you will be so proud you will want to keep them all for yourself!
This structured class will focus on understanding clay and firing, throwing on the wheel and moulding techniques.
Playing along with your favourite song or learning how to write your own is easier than you think!
Produce, Polish & Publish - Taking your writing to the next level.
Develop your own individual style of illustration by sketching/drawing using the simple technique of pen and watercolour wash.
This course covers all aspects of the popular craft of patchwork and quilting, from traditional methods to more innovative techniques.
Experienced teacher and artist, Donald will be able to teach you techniques of your preference to allow you to make any object you wish.
Friendly environment which supports and encourages the novice, and creatively challenges those who want to improve their figurative drawing.
These classes aim to equip learners with valuable drawing skills.
This 6 week course aims to encourage and develop an understanding of the student's chosen medium.
During this term students will learn 3 different tasks - how to plan an invitation, setting the text for an inscription and how to scribe a poem in Calligraphic Art Form.
This class explores shade and line, scale and texture, light and subject. All abilities welcome.
Street Fit® is a street dance oriented program choreographed specifically to get you fit whilst learning and enjoying street dance moves.
A handcrafted soap making workshop where participants will learn different techniques of soap making and design to create individual delicious glycerine soaps to take home!
Learn about the importance of colour and the history behind colour theory and never again fall into the trap of wasting money on clothes that do not work for you!
Learn how to make an embroidery hoop button clock in this fun workshop.
In this hands-on figurative ceramic workshop, learn the various hand-building methods including coiling, slab-building and paperclay.
A weeky singing group for those who love to sing but who dont read must and are intimidated by the thought of a formal choir!
10am-12noon, Every Tuesday
Are you a keen knitter? Do you fancy a good natter while you knit?
Every 3rd Wednesday, 7.30-9pm
Are you an avid reader? Ards Arts facilitates a Book Club for those passionate about sharing their reading experiences.
Rooms in Ards Arts Centre can be hired by members of the public for a variety of uses including meetings, conferences, and events.
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