Short Courses

2019 Short Courses

Our 2019 short course programme is offered in partnership with Cambridge Regional College and all courses are FREE.  Courses are open to adults 19+ and priority is given to those with health conditions or disabilities.  You may express interest in more than one course, but if courses are oversubscribed, you may only be offered a place on one course.

Find out more about our application process here.   Spaces are limited – download and return our Expression of Interest Form ASAP to apply.  Call or text us on 01223 631820 or 07763 280029 for more information.

Creative Bookbinding with Helen Perry

Whatever kind of artist you are, learn traditional book binding techniques to make contemporary and traditional style books to create your own journals. sketchbooks or photo albums.

Wednesdays 12-3pm, 16 January – 13 March 2019

Buchan Street Neighbourhood Centre, Cambridge, CB4 2XF

 

Singing and Song-writing with Megan Day

Join singer / song-writer Meg for ‘Well Sound’, a fun and friendly short course in singing, song-writing & sound making for wellbeing.  Surprise yourself with the songs you might find inside.

Tuesdays 1.30-4.30pm, 29 January – 26 March 2019

Ross St Community Centre, Cambridge, CB1 3UZ

 

Creative Writing with Jen Morgan

Want to get creative with words but don’t know where to start? Have an idea for a story or poem but not sure what to do next?  This course is for anyone that wants to open up their imagination and put pen to paper.

Fridays 1-3pm, 8 February – 5 April 2019

Arbury Community Centre, Campkin Rd, CB4 2LD

 

 

Environmental Art with Jane Thewlis

Take a step into the world of Environmental Art and discover a world of unconventional art materials on your doorstep.  Experiment with ways to join these natural materials together to create small scale sculptures.

Tuesdays 10.30am-1.30pm, 7 May – 2 July 2019

Arbury Community Centre, Campkin Rd, CB4 2LD

 

Creative Digital Art with Matt Magnus

Digital art at your finger-tips.  Using iPads, explore your creativity and local area and develop new digital skills.

Wednesdays 1-4pm, 15 Mary – 10 July 2019

Buchan St Neighbourhood Centre, Cambridge, CB4 2XF

 

If there are no courses that take your fancy just now, sign up to our mailing list by emailing info@camcommarts.org.uk to be the first to know when we confirm new courses!

PAST COURSES

  • Digital Editing for Photographers in partnership with Cambridge Regional College
  • Intuitive Painting Funded by Cambridge City Council and Arts Council England (Lottery Funded)
  • Creative Digital Arts Funded by Cambridge City Council and Arts Council England (Lottery Funded)
  • Dance Funded by Cambridge City Council and Arts Council England (Lottery Funded)
  • Mindful Movement, in association with Movement Space
  • Creative Writing in partnership with WEA
  • Guitar for Improvers in partnership with WEA
  • Digital Collage workshop in partnership with WEA
  • Intuitive Painting workshop in partnership with WEA
  • Guitar: Play the Blues (Beginners) in partnership with WEA
  • Drama in partnership with WEA
  • Guitar for Beginners  Funded by Dosoco Foundation
  • Music Making in partnership with Winter Comfort for the Homeless  Funded by Cambridgeshire County Council
  • Making Change (drama) Funded by Cambridgeshire County Council
  • Intuitive Art – Freedom to Paint   Funded by Cambridgeshire County Council
  • Dancing for Every Body   Funded by Cambridge City Council 
  • Music Making   Funded by Cambridge City Council 
  • Drawing for Beginners  funded by European Social Fund / Skills Funding Agency
  • Performing for Change  funded by European Social Fund / Skills Funding Agency
  • Guitar for Beginners.  Funded by Cambridge City Council
  • Guitar for Improvers. Funded by Cambridge City Council