Events - 14 Oct 17

Relax Kids

Sunday 6 August - Sunday 3 December
9:30 am - 10:30 am

Relax Kids Classes have now been running at St. Margaret’s House Meadowbank since January and are growing in popularity with positive outcomes for children and parents. Relax Kids offers fun activity classes to help children manage anxiety and emotions while building self-esteem and confidence. The next Relax Kids sessions will be running from Panda Yoga […]

6 Week Skirt Making Class

Thursday 14 September - Thursday 19 October
6:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Come along to this 6 week skirt making class and choose from a variety of skirt making pattern – 1950’s style circle skirt, fully lined pencil skirt and more – or bring along your own pattern. Class sizes are kept small so you will be given ample 1 to 1 tutor time in a fun […]

Jacket or Coat Making 6 week dressmaking class

Monday 18 September - Monday 23 October
6:30 pm - 9:00 pm

This dress making class is ideal for someone who has intermediate dressmaking skills, you should be comfortable using a sewing machine and have made simple projects such as cushions or bags. Choose from a range of jackets or coat patterns from the studio or bring along your own! Key skills learned throughout this course;

Contact Improvisation & Instant Composition

Wednesday 20 September - Wednesday 18 October
6:30 am - 8:00 pm

Contact improvisation & Instant Composition classes with Monica De Ioanni Every Wednesday 6.30 – 8pm @ St Margaret’s House studio G 25 Price: £10 (£8 concession) drop-in 6 classes £50 (£40 concession) These classes are open to all: beginners, dance students, performers, both experienced and not in Dance Improvisation. Utilizing the principles of contact improvisation […]

6 Week Dressmaking Class

Tuesday 26 September - Tuesday 31 October
12:00 am

This dress making class is ideal for someone who has intermediate dressmaking skills, you should be comfortable using a sewing machine and have made simple projects such as cushions or bags. Key skills learned throughout this course;

GuildEd Threads

Saturday 30 September - Sunday 15 October
10:00 am - 4:00 pm

An Exhibition of Embroidery and Textile Art Opening morning: Saturday 30th September 10:30am – 1pm The Embroiderer’s Guild is a registered charity and the Edinburgh Branch has been in existence for over 60 years. At the moment we have 55 members who come from all walks of life. Their many skills and interests combine to […]

Mad World: Repeat Prescription

Saturday 30 September - Sunday 15 October
10:00 am - 8:00 pm

Preview event: Friday 29th September from 6:30pm An art and knowledge exhibition revealing some of the history of the democratic psychiatry movement which has challenged human rights abuses over decades and changed the way we understand what madness means.

Touching the Surface

Saturday 30 September - Sunday 15 October
10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Opening event: Saturday 30th September 6.30 – 9pm. Dipa Ward Paintings, prints and general mark making; working towards creating a sense of light and space. The works in this exhibition are predominantly landscape with some paintings and prints of flowers to. Len Grannum My work to date is about exploring my relationship with the external […]

Beginners Lapidary

Saturday 14 October - Sunday 15 October
10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Beginner Lapidary with Leith Lapidary Club Suitable for adults new to stone polishing, or those wanting a quick refresher. Ever wondered how to shape and polish a semi-precious stone? Why not have have a go at creating a cabochon at one of our one-day workshops? We provide the stones plus all the cutting and polishing […]

Gentle vinyasa

Saturday 14 October - Saturday 28 October
10:00 am - 11:00 am

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Learn to Sew - Make a Tote Bag from Curtains

Saturday 14 October
10:30 am - 1:00 pm

This workshop is perfect for total beginners who want to learn to sew or those who would like a refresher on using a sewing machine. It’s a creative session, in textile upcycling and bag making led by Green Designer, Rose Hall of the sustainable fashion label Hamish Mash.

Yin Yoga Rest and Reset

Saturday 14 October
2:15 pm - 3:15 pm

The afternoon practice is an indulgent relaxing yin class with an extended savasana. The practice is aimed at relieving tension in the body and providing a space for participants to switch off from the outside world. All mats and props are provided. Please wear loose, comfortable clothing.

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