20-21 Visual Arts Centre is committed to offering a wide range of educational opportunities, including formal and informal workshops for adults of all ages and artistic abilities – a warm welcome is guaranteed!

For kids workshops, see our family activities section.

Getting Back to Basics

Adult Workshops Collage: Christine Williams, Joelle Harris and Dominic Heffer

It’s time to get back to basics! Our beginner’s art programme for adults is returning for 2018, running one Saturday a month from 10:30am to 12:30pm – and for just £20 per person!

For more information or to reserve your spot, call 01724 297070 or email

Check out what we have in store below.

Clay Workshop with Karen Raithby

Saturday 28 April

Photography Workshop with Les Monaghan

Saturday 26 May

Board Game Making Workshop with Michael Whitson

Saturday 30 June

Willow Fish Workshop with Alice Walling 

Saturday 28 July

Image collage (left to right): Christine Williams, Joelle Harris and Dominic Heffer.

Next Steps

Next Steps Adult Workshops Collage, Tracy Gaytor, Alex Hallowes and Dale Mackie

Are you ready to take the next step? Our brand new intermediate art programme is launching January 2018. Perfect for those looking to take their skills to the next level, these all day workshops run one Saturday a month and are just £30 per person.

10:30am to 3:30pm. 

For more information or to reserve your spot, call 01724 297070 or email

Check out what we have in store below.

Palette Knife Painting Workshop with Dale Mackie

Saturday 14 April

Woad Dye Workshop with Joelle Harris

Saturday 19 May

Silver Enameling with Alex Hallowes 

Saturday 16 June

Felt Art Workshop with Rosemary Firth

Saturday 21 July

Image collage (left to right): Tracy Gaytor, Alex Hallowes and Dale Mackie.

Life Drawing

Life drawings by Terry Clarke

Brush up on your life drawing skills at our friendly, untutored Saturday classes for adults. All abilities are welcome, from beginner to advanced, and it’s only £6 per session!

10:30am to 12:30pm. Age 18+ only. Advanced payment and booking is essential.

For more information or to reserve your spot, call 01724 297070 or email

See below for dates and times.

7 April

12 May

9 June

7 July

11 August

8 September

6 October

3 November

1 December

Terms & Conditions

If a session has not met its minimum number of participants seven days prior,  it will be cancelled & payment will be refunded. Payments will not be refunded if a cancellation is received less than seven days prior to the class, unless filled with a reserve. Cancellations made before this seven day period will be due a refund.

Get Crafty

Do Something Different Logo

As part of North Lincolnshire Council’s Do Something Different campaign, we run creative drop-in sessions every Wednesday for adults with additional needs. Sessions run from 1:00pm to 4:00pm (term time only) and are completely free. There’s no need to book, just turn up!

If you would like more information about Get Crafty call 01724 297070.

Celebrating Age: Arts and Crafts Sessions

Over 55 and looking for something new to try? Don’t miss our new arts and crafts drop-in sessions, a part of our Celebrating Age programme. Beginning Tuesday 17 April and running every week until 26 June, each group meet up in the gallery is completely free!

Tuesdays from 1:30pm to 3:30pm (excluding 29 May due to half term)

For more information call 012724 297070.

If you have enjoyed your free session, you can support us by making a donation.

To find out about all the events and activities that are taking place at 20-21, visit our What’s on pages.

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