Events - 14 Nov 17

Grown Together: an exhibition about people and trees

Saturday 11 November - Sunday 26 November
11:00 am - 6:00 pm

Opening event Saturday 11th November 1-4pm This exhibition brings together 18 artists, makers, poets and designers whose work is intimately connected with trees and woodland. Though their works span a wide variety of media they are all united by a strong affinity with woodland; as a place to observe and connect with nature, as a rich […]

In The Shadows Cast By Trees

Saturday 11 November - Sunday 26 November
11:00 am - 6:00 pm

A collection of images and poetry inspired by nature and mythology Opening Event: Saturday, 11 November 1pm 4pm Free Poetry Workshop: Saturday, 18 November 2pm – 3:30pm As life has its circle; as paths meander and are lost in the forest; as death becomes rebirth, the endless cycle continues. Where we fit into this circle […]

Tool Story: making woody things in a buzzing workshop

Saturday 11 November - Sunday 26 November
11:00 am - 6:00 pm

Opening Event Saturday, 11 November 1pm – 4pm Workshop Saturday, 18 November – More info to come The Edinburgh Tool Library, a charity building a community for all, without costing the earth. To celebrate our recent 3rd birthday, we have gathered some stories and creations of our volunteers and members. After the success of our exhibition at Custom Lane, […]

Silver Jewellery Making Course (all levels)

Tuesday 14 November
11:00 am - 1:00 pm

(Excluding Tues 17th Oct) This course is suitable for all levels including complete beginners. You will learn basic jewellery making techniques on a weekly basis, such as sawing, filing, soldering, roll printing and finishing metals, as well as cabochon stone setting. You will be making a ring, pendant and earrings along the way. There will […]

Write Rite - guided creative writing sessions

Tuesday 14 November
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Want to build a writing habit, but not sure where to start? Or looking for a dedicated space to flex those writing muscles and get some wit exercise? Looking for NaNoWriMo accountability? You may need a Write Rite. Tuesday afternoons in St Margaret’s House Room G8 we’ll hold a space for anyone looking for a […]

Learn French through Drama with Theatre Sans Accents

Tuesday 14 November
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Whether your child is learning French at school, one of the parents is French or simply you want him/her to practice French, join us in this interactive workshop where we will go through the basics of conversational French. Children will have the chance to test their capacities and learn new words and skills whilst

Primary Art Club

Tuesday 14 November
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Our classes are fun and friendly. They introduce different artists and techniques each week. Children get to use a variety of materials and are encouraged to further their ability and imagination. We meet children where they are, all abilities are welcome. This term we will be looking at Surrealism, with classes including clay, puppetry, painting, […]

Pilates Classes

Tuesday 14 November
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

PILATES 4 ALL by Clare Shillinglaw I run fun and friendly Pilates classes held in the Drawing Room, 3rd Floor on Tuesday evenings 5-6pm 6:15-7:15pm. Pilates is amazing for improving posture, balance, flexibility and easing any muscle and joint niggles. Regular practice can help you build long and lean muscle, strengthen the core from within […]

3 week bag making class

Tuesday 14 November
6:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Spend 3 evenings in the studio making a fabric bag of your choice – choose from a selection of bag patterns at the studio or bring along your own pattern or design from scratch! Class sizes are kept small so that you will receive ample 1 to 1 tutor time, have confidence using machines and […]

Mindfulness

Tuesday 14 November
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

The course is the recognised 8-week Mindfulness Based Living Course accredited by the Mindfulness Association. I can be contacted either by phone  07946034466 or email diana108@btopenworld.com Facebook page is https://www.facebook.com/dodd108/ It’s a friendly, relaxing course with different practices and activities to suit different tastes and needs. It is both educational and experiential. We learn to look […]

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