CALAT Croydon Adult Learning and Training

CALAT Strand House – Free taster sessions week – 25 – 29 July

If you’re looking for some creative inspiration this summer, come along to our totally fab (and totally free) taster sessions week at CALAT Strand House centre between 25-29 July. 

Get creative, make some friends and learn something new in 2022!

Here’s what we’ve got on offer: (book your places on the form below)

Monday 25th:

Dip dyed papers: Make exciting colours and patterns on Japanese papers.
10 – 12pm

Chair based Yoga: Gently stretch, move, relax and breathe!
1 – 3pm

Tuesday 26th

Draw and paint to music: Listen, relax & respond – no drawing skills needed.
10 – 12pm

Introduction to embroidery: Create a beautiful design on a small pillow.
10 – 12pm

Wednesday 27th

Make a pincushion: Cut, sew, stuff and create a super cute pincushion.
10 – 12pm

Fabric printing: Explore mono printing and silkscreen printing on fabric to create an expressive and lively art piece. 10 – 12pm

Make a headband: Sew, create and make a fashionable twisted headband.
12.30 – 2.30pm

Explore collage: Have fun creating a range of different collages and make them into an accordion book. 1 – 3pm

Thursday 28th

Cupcake decorating: Decorate cakes with your child (aged 6-10), we’ll be using ladybird, bee and daisy decorations! Cakes provided. 10 – 1pm

Fabric printing: Explore mono printing and silkscreen printing on fabric to create an expressive and lively art piece. 10 – 12pm

Explore collage: Have fun creating a range of different collages and make them into an accordion book. 1 – 3pm

Friday 29th

Flower arranging: Create a hand-tied arrangement for a vase and a posy
centre piece. 10 – 1pm

Please note, we are only able to have children at the cupcake decorating session.

Numbers for each session are limited so you’ll need to book using the form below, see you soon! 

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