History and Nature Poetry in Abbey Park with Dr Sabrina Mei-Li Smith

Abbey Park Abbey Park Rd, Leicester, United Kingdom

History and Nature Poetry in Abbey Park with Dr Sabrina Mei-Li Smith Abbey Park is a unique green space steeped in Leicester’s rich history. Take a walk around Abbey Park and listen to historical stories contained within this space. Take writing ‘pit stops’ to generate raw material for creating your own poems using blank verse. ... Read more

Poetry in Spinney Hill Park with Dr Sabrina Mei-Li Smith

Spinney Hill Park St Saviours Rd, Leicester, United Kingdom

Poetry in Spinney Hill Park with Dr Sabrina Mei-Li Smith Take a walk around Spinney Hill Park and absorb the benefits of nature. This workshop will use Raymond Carver’s ‘This Morning’ as a template for writing poetry about your experiences. We aim to produce a collective poem of Spinney Hill Park and our workshop leader ... Read more

Nature Journaling – Cut and Create with Sam Berry

The Arc Community Centre 22 Knox Rd, Loughborough, United Kingdom

Nature Journaling – Cut and Create with Sam Berry A second opportunity to explore nature themed creative journaling using collage techniques with ephemera and natural materials. Suitable for all ages and abilities.   BOOK HERE

Nature Journal Walks with Sam Berry and Elizabeth Dyer

Leicester City Centre City Centre, Leicester, United Kingdom

Nature Journal Walks with Sam Berry and Elizabeth Dyer Walk, sketch, explore and collect with us as we move through the city during this special weekend. This activity will take place as part of the Re/Action Festival, with further details coming soon. It is currently not possible to book a place on this event. Folllow ... Read more

Giant Floor Artwork with Elizabeth Dyer and Shama Khiara

Jubilee Square Jubilee Square, Leicester, United Kingdom

Giant Floor Artwork with Elizabeth Dyer and Shama Khiara. Create a collaborative, biodiversity themed floor mural using junk materials. This activity will take place as part of the Re/Action Festival, with further details coming soon. It is currently not possible to book a place on this event. Folllow us on Facebook and Instagram for further ... Read more

Handmade Badges and Brooches

Manor House Haddenham Road, Leicester, Leicestershire, United Kingdom

In this workshop participants will use insects as inspiration to create a 25mm pin badge, and a polymer clay 3D brooch. £3 Per Child   BOOK HERE

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Treasure Box Wonder

Manor House Haddenham Road, Leicester, Leicestershire, United Kingdom

In this workshop participants will transform a cardboard box into their own special treasure box using decoupage techniques. £3 Per Child   BOOK HERE

£3

Spooky Spider Windows

Manor House Haddenham Road, Leicester, Leicestershire, United Kingdom

In this workshop participants will learn about the importance of spiders and create their own stained glass style artwork. £3 Per Child   BOOK HERE

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Draw and Paint Creatures

Manor House Haddenham Road, Leicester, Leicestershire, United Kingdom

In this workshop participants will explore the beauty of British wildlife before creating their own artwork. £3 Per Child   BOOK HERE

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A Handmade Christmas

Manor House Haddenham Road, Leicester, Leicestershire, United Kingdom

In this workshop participants will create a snow globe and hand printed Christmas cards. £3 Per Child   BOOK HERE

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My favourite things on Earth – Draw, paint and collage

Manor House Community Centre Haddenham Road, Leicester, United Kingdom

In this workshop, participants will create an artwork that will be exhibited in the 'Our Earth' exhibition at Highcross Centre on 22nd - 24th March. Participants should bring their own felt tips and other art materials if they have them. Paper, inspirational materials and some art materials will be provided. Suitable for all ages.   ... Read more

Environment Postcards

Manor House Community Centre Haddenham Road, Leicester, United Kingdom

In this workshop, participants will be guided to create an environment themed postcard for the 'Our Earth' postcard competition. Participants should bring their own felt tips and other art materials if they have them. Paper, inspirational materials and some art materials will be provided. Suitable for under 18s. BOOK HERE