Creative Courses

Eastville Project Space offers a range of creative courses. It aims to provide opportunities for people to learn new skills, share ideas and meet other like-minded people, creating a great place for art and culture in Yeovil. Our current and upcoming course between 2017 -18 is funded by SS&L Community Learning Partnership and Arts Council England.

FREE of charge, booking is essential.


Creative Technology (Sign up now!)
Yeovil Hacker Space workshops

Covers basic electronic theory, practical soldering skills and encourage experimentation, our Creative Technology workshops will introduce the idea of prototyping electronics circuits, using capacitors, resistors, light emitting diodes (LEDs), potentiometers and integrated circuits. It will work towards building controllable sound instruments and lighting devices. It will also cover the principles of simple audio amplification circuits.

Tutor
Stephen Ives

When
Our workshops are designed to suit individuals with different level of skills and experiences. You can choose to attend one day workshop or a number of 2hrs workshop sessions dependent on your needs and availability.  Workshop sessions take place on Friday and Saturday 2 -4pm, between March – June.

If you are interested to join, please contact us now to register your interest or attend the introductory session on Saturday 17 March, 12noon – 4pm.

To register your interest and find out more, please contact us:
Email info@eastvilleproject.org.uk


Food Glorious Food (Sign up now!)

Food is a subject that everyone can talk about.
Let’s talk about your favorite recipe.
How might you describe the taste, smell and texture?
Food connects to our family traditions, special occasions and memories.

Over a series of workshops, you will

  • Share ideas, stories and the cultural background about food
  • Learn to use a range of art-making skills, including writing, drawing, collage and printmaking.
  • Meet a group of people who share similar interest
  • Build the confidence in communication

Come and enjoy sharing your love of food, learn art-making skills and create your own artwork to take home.

Course Outline

‘FOOD GLORIOUS FOOD’ supports learners on building communication, art-making skills and creative thinking through the common interest in food.

During the course, learners will be encouraged to share their ideas, stories and the cultural heritage associated with the recipe of their choice.  They will also be guided to communicate their thinking through discussions and to expressing their idea through writing, drawing, collage and printing.

Towards the end of the course, learners will be equipped with the skills required to create new recipes with visually appealing artworks. All the work will be assembled in a recipe book, learners will be able to take away a copy at the end of the course and share their recipes through the celebratory event.

This is part of ‘Let’s Build’ Project, a new collaborative art project of Eastville Project Space to celebrate arts and cultures in Yeovil.

Tutor: Fiona Winning
Fiona is an artist, a qualified educator and facilitator who has more than 20 years experience in working in adult education and community environments.  Fiona creates work that combines conversations, social events and art workshops. Her work often provides a positive impact in terms of building community and instilling a sense of place for the different residents.

When?

Fridays 12noon – 2.30pm: 2nd, 9th & 23rd February or
Saturday 12noon – 2.30pm: 3rd, 10th & 17th March

How to sign up?