Classes & Workshops

Education & Training: At Home, Outreach & Touring

Group Classes - 'You're never too old to learn' (residential homes)

Introductory half day practical workshops (Classes 10-12 or 2-4pm) group numbers maximum 15 + Staff £85 Per group. Materials and your finished product included. No special training or previous experience needed.

  • Participation

  • Uplifting

  • Laughter

  • Sensory

  • Connection

Classes include painting and printing, claywork and ceramics, felting techniques, papermaking and marbling, soap making, sewing, co-operative games and music, puppetry, storytelling/drama.

Dementia Arts Module​ - Staff Training (carers & students)

Introduction to Arts Creativity day

1 day training, group numbers maximum  8 

£160 PER GROUP

This practical course is developed for staff and practitioners to further their art skills. Our training has been developed for you to explore practical art forms, sensory solutions and methods. At the end of your training day, you will have the skills and knowledge to carry forward your valuable training within your profession.

 

Courses include Painting, Printing, Claywork Ceramics, Felting, Papermaking, Marbling, craft Soap making, Sewing, Co-operative - participation games and Puppetry /Drama

Interactive Story Telling - 'Oh we do like to be beside the sea side'

1 day training (10 - 4) £250 per group

AM - staff specialist workshop

PM - hands on theatre experience

A unique and nostalgic opportunity to work alongside your residents. Our team will set up a visual and sensory walk through a seaside theme, with props, factual objects, beach artefacts and music. You and your residents will take this visual journey together which will fruitfully explore and reflect on reminiscences.

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