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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

Paintbrushes and watercolour set

It’s time to get back to basics! Our beginner’s art programme for adults is returning for 2017, running one Saturday a month from 10:30am to 3:00pm – and for just £25 per person!

To book your spot, call 01724 297070. Student discount available for 16 to 18 year olds.

See below for dates and times.

Saturday 15 April

Animal drawing with Christine Williams

£25 per participant. 10:30am to 3:00pm. 16+.

Saturday 22 April

Silver Enamelling Workshop with Alex Hallows

10:00am to 4:00pm. 18+

£30 per participant, plus material costs of £20.

Saturday 20 May

Life drawing with Terence Clarke

£25 per participant. 10:30am to 3:00pm. 16+.

Saturday 17 June

Raiku workshop with Rob Whitfield

£25 per participant. 10:30am to 3:00pm. 16+.

Saturday 15 July

Making felt bowls with Tracy Gaytor (Crafted by Snorky).

£25 per participant. 10:30am to 3:00pm. 16+.


Life Drawing

Life Drawing

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. Advanced payment and booking is essential. For more information or to reserve your spot, call 01724 297070.

If our session has not met its minimum number of participants 7 days prior to the class, it will be cancelled and your payment will be refunded in full. However, if you drop-out less than a week in advance of the class, payment will not be refunded unless filled with a reserve.

See below for dates and times.

Saturday 7 January

Saturday 11 February

Saturday 11 March

Saturday 8 April

Saturday 13 May


Get Crafty

Do Something Different/Disability Access Day Workshop Attendee with paper flower

As part of North Lincolnshire Councils’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.


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.