Arts-Based Dementia Friendly Community
Whether you’re looking to develop your skills or take up a new hobby, An Lanntair’s Education and Outreach programme has something for you. Evening classes are available in a wide range of art-forms giving you opportunities to be creative, develop skills and meet new people.
Arora is a project initiated by An Lanntair, founded on the core values of community care, creative spirit and shared culture. It is born of a community, shaped and defined by its history, language and unique culture. We proactively promote the Gaelic language and explore the role bilingualism has in relation to dementia. Locally, people … Continue reading Arts-Based Dementia Friendly Community
Tuesdays 16th January - 20th February (6 weeks)
Japanese textiles with Chris Hammacott In this course you will make an Omiage flower shaped bag, a small wallhanging with either a kimono or ginger jar design, try some silk painting that can be quilted and beaded to make a cushion, and finish with a shibori session for a stunning scarf. No experience is required. The … Continue reading Private: Japanese Textiles evening class
Fridays 19 Jan – 23 Mar and Sat 10 Mar
Through theoretical presentation, demonstration and assisted practical application you will be given the opportunity to make a traditional Kilt, either for a child or an adult. You will use a combination of modern sewing techniques and traditional hand tailoring techniques. The class due to be held on Fri 9th March has been postponed due to … Continue reading Kilt making with Netty Sopata (Diggory Brown)
Saturday 10th February
Textile Jewellery (one day workshop) with Chris Hammacott Make a range of stunning jewellery pieces using textiles as the base (though no tweed flowers!). Use new products for necklaces, bracelets, earrings and brooches. A Sewing machine would be useful although not essential. No previous skills needed.
An Lanntair invites proposals from Artists of all art-forms who are interested in teaching a series of evening classes. Our evening classes allow adults to learn diverse new skills in a wide range of art-forms. Whether you are a dancer, musician, visual artist, designer or actor, we’d love to hear from you if you have … Continue reading Proposals to teach an adult evening class
Wed 2 May
This is a fun and gentle introduction to ballet led by Scottish Ballet staff. Participants will look at basic ballet technique in a supportive and relaxed environment.