Events - 11 Jan 18

Residency | Projection Space

Saturday 6 January - Sunday 28 January
4:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Meet The Artists events:
Monday 15/01 (4pm – 7pm)
and Sunday 28/01 (12pm – 4pm)

A small group of enthusiasts led by Mary Walters (past director of Edinburgh’s unique Slide Workshop: 1980 – 2000) are to be based at St Margaret’s House in the galleries to explore relationships between a variety of analogue and digital projection methods – and also to investigate the potential of the spaces created by the projected images.
One of the core interests of the group is also to create a projected installation with ICE as the main projection surface. This will enable ideas

Primary Art Club

Tuesday 9 January - Tuesday 27 March
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Our classes are fun and friendly. They introduce different artists and techniques each week, This term we are focusing on colour and pattern in modern art. Children use a variety of materials and are encouraged to further their ability and imagination. Class sizes are small (between 8-15 children) allowing us to spend time with each child and welcome all abilities. Classes are led by Arts Education Tutor Poppy Richards who works across a

Re:Connect Digital Drop-ins

Thursday 11 January
All Day
  • People Know How’s latest project supports people to realise their full potential.
    Re:Connect is a service that provides free access to laptops along with volunteers to help people navigate online services.

Introduction to Tapestry Weaving

Thursday 11 January
10:00 am - 12:30 pm

4 week course, running for 2.5 hours every Thursday @ 10:00 am – 12:30 pm
10 hours tuition in total

Learn the basics and create a piece to take home
Loom and yarns provided

Silver Jewellery Making - All levels

Thursday 11 January
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm

(Excluding 15th Feb)

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 be one to one guidance enabling you to confidently create your own piece of jewellery.

French Craft Theatre In A Shoebox

Thursday 11 January
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Join us for a brand new Le Petit Monde programme combining Theatre, Puppetry and Craft!
Led by St Margaret House residents Poppy Richards – performance design graduate and children’s art tutor- and Tania Czajka, artistic director of Le Petit Monde, the sessions have a unique French creative vibe to them!