Adult Arts and Craft courses and workshops

Adult Art and Craft Courses and workshops

To book onto our forthcoming courses ring 0161 770 4742 or book online by visiting Eventbrite.

Textile Workshop
Tuesdays 6, 13 and 20 June, 6 – 8.30 pm

Join artist Vincent James in this series of evening classes to design and create your own table top soft sculpture to take home.
Explore the possibilities of textiles using the Trendspotting: 80 years of gifts from the Contemporary Arts Society exhibition as your inspiration. 


Cost: £30 for all three workshops including materials and light refreshments. Advance booking required.
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Mono Printing 
Saturday 9 September, 10.30am – 4pm

This is the ideal workshop for beginners or the more experienced wishing to learn, experiment and find out what techniques work best for you. Inspired by our Edgelands : Emilie Taylor exhibition.

Cost: £20, including all materials and light refreshments.
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Print Again 
Saturday 23 September, 10.30am – 4pm

If you’ve been on one of our previous printing workshops then this is the session for you! Take advantage of our printing facilities, materials and our printing press.

Cost: £20, including materials and light refreshments.
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For groups of all ages and abilities.

Our Learning and Outreach Officer provides a range of hands-on activities, delivered both at the Gallery and off site at a venue convenient for you. Our Adult arts and crafts courses and workshops are designed to help you develop new skills, experiment with new techniques and explore new and unusual materials!

Arts, crafts and heritage workshops are available based on our collections for a range of community and voluntary groups for all ages and abilities.

To find out more call 0161 770 4744 or email