If you can't tell your nib from your elbow, or have tried your hand at calligraphy before and ended up in a big inky mess (we’ve all been there) then this is the course for you!
Learn how bean-to-bar chocolate is made, how it differs from your standard candy bar, and (of course) how to taste it like a pro on this Chocolate Tasting workshop from Fine Flavour Tastings!
Dive into this day full of experiences for your body, mind, and soul... awaken your true self and your highest potential!
Whether you are struggling because of the pandemic or life is okay for you, now is a great time to learn how to be mindful in this six week course run by Britta Schuessler Therapies.
Join award winning poet, playwright and performer Hannah Lavery for a writing workshop exploring place, home and belonging as part of Glasgow Zine Fest 2021!
Join certified Kundalini Yoga, meditation and gong teacher Carolyn McTaggart for her Earth Day Consciousness - Movement, Mantra and Meditation session on April 22nd!
ShowMe is a weekend of practical workshops offering 'tools and rules' around the different aspects of producing and making work happen.
Platform Young Company is a performance collective, formed out of a shared interest in contemporary performance and experimental ways of working, join them for their online sessions on Saturdays!
Join Léla from The Green Boat LIVE ONLINE for a Needle Felting Workshop and learn how to 'paint with wool'!
FEARY hopes to traverse and encounter many of the vast - and often contradictory - strains of feminist and gender - through monthly reading groups at Glasgow Zine Library.
Can't grow it? Fake it! Get ready to learn some next level beardy artistry from 3 of Scotland's 'hairiest' drag kings!
'Ground in Sound' is an interactive and intimate workshop presented by Black Obsidian Soundsystem (B.O.S.S.) exploring how QTIBPOC can find themselves rooted through sonics.
As part of Barrhead Housing Associations Climate Challenge Project, they are delivering FREE Zoom crafting workshops for all of the family to enjoy!
The East Renfrewshire branch of the National Autistic Society invite parents and carers new to autism and living in the area to join them for their Stepping Stones Project.
Heart of Midlothian FC's Innovation Centre presents Digital Champions: Coolest Projects for girls and boys in S1-S6 every Friday during term time.
Heart of Midlothian FC's Innovation Centre: Build new skills in app design and development to solve a problem that affects the world’s people and planet. Suitable for S1-S3 girls and boys.
Learn how to upcycle, become zero waste, reduce your plastic use and explore sustainable living with EcoArt's classes, courses and workshops!
Are you looking for something to do during the Easter holiday? Come and join us for a week of fun filled drama classes, open to all 7-12 year olds.
Learn how to create and design your very own Skate Park using Computer Aided Design (CAD Drawing) on this course run by ComputerXplorers SEScotland! It's suitable for ages 8+!
Join Surgeons Hall Museums learning officer Carl Ronan for this fun interactive workshop with live experiments, puzzles and a special quest!
The Scots Music Group is running its spring/summer term online! Check out the full list of weekly classes starting in April and available through Zoom!
This class will teach you basic embroidery stitches to create beautiful landscape art. It would make an amazing keepsake or gift, a fabric postcard!
These practical sewing courses will help you become familiar with the basics of machine sewing and help you build your confidence using a domestic sewing machine.
Hunt the grounds of Lauriston for creepy crawlies in their natural habitat, then make a giant version of your favourite bug at Lauriston Castle!
Join the Edinburgh Sewcial Club for 6 evenings in the studio and learn how to make your own clothes. You can choose any garment you'd like to make!
Taking inspiration from our exhibition Bright Shadows - Scottish Art in the 1920s we will explore how artists in this period of change explored colour and stylised forms.
Learn the beautiful art of Sashiko embroidery, it's history and traditions at this workshop run by The Edinburgh Sewcial Club on 8th May!
Be inspired by nature during this class as you spend the day in the studio learning embroidery techniques whilst making a beautiful hand stitched embroidery piece.
Learn about some of our feathered friends and explore a variety of projects celebrating the resident Lauriston Castle birds!
Explore the secret and hidden rooms of Lauriston Castle then create your own 3D Castle using special papers and paints!
Join Surgeons Hall Museums Human Remains Conservator Cat Irving for this course of two workshops exploring human teeth.
Come along to a family class and make a variety of projects celebrating the magic of the sea!
Ahoy me hearties! Have our pirate hat, cutlass and parrot at the ready then out into the woods with a secret map to guide you through the grounds to find hidden treasure.
In this Adult Creative Workshop at City Art Centre, explore the silhouettes of ships in Ian Hamilton Finlay’s work and create unique collages using layering and simple printmaking.
Come along to this family class at Lauriston Castle and make adorable hand-felted panels and collage this to your own special cushion!
Explore angular mark-making, experiment using block printing colours, mixing inks and layering to create a lino-print inspired by the maritime theme within Ian Hamitlon Finlay's work!
Learn to lose yourself in art for art sake in this taster session at Lauriston Castle!
Join us to explore the use of rich colour, light and shadow in Charles Hodge Mackie's paintings and incorporate these into a seasonal block printed Victorian-inspired botanical embroidery.
Miniversity Holiday Camps are coming to George Watson’s College this summer and are specifically designed for children age 5-12 years!
Explore ways of creating striking images by cutting into linoleum, and inking with colour to produce bold and dramatic prints.
Come along to this family drop in session with artist Claudia Miller and create your own faux stained-glass picture to hang in the window at home!
Inspired by 'Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland' enjoy a game of 'Queen of Hearts' croquet on the lawns of Lauriston then decorate some spectacular cakes and biscuits for a special tea party!
Roll up! Roll up! Gather ye round the traveling caravan as Snake Oil Salesman, Ash Pryce, demonstrates the miraculous curative abilities of psychic surgery.
Join us at Lauriston Castle for a creative day of printing and bookbinding inspired by our gardens!
Learn, create and perform your own magic in this workshop at Lauriston Castle this summer for Ages 7 - 11!
Discover what lives in our wonderful pond in the Japanese Garden and like a scientist record what you have found in a special little book.
Join us at Lauriston Castle for a 2-day workshop making beautiful mosaic panels inspired by the colours of summer with Margaret Findlay.
Make your own little treasure box to store your Summer memories and decorate it with natures scenes with Lauriston Castle staff!
To celebrate World Photography Day (19 August), join us at Lauriston Castle for a special workshop exploring pinhole cameras!
Create paintings expressing light in landscape and explore the addition of figures for symbolism and depth with artist Tessa Asquith-Lamb at this workshop inspired by Charles Hodge Mackie!
Come along to Lauriston where you will don an apron and mob cap to make lemonade and biscuits in the old kitchen then visit the magnificent rooms upstairs!
Inspired by the season passing make a gorgeous autumn wreath lit by magical lights to adorn your door to take you right up to Christmas.
Join us at Lauriston Castle in a magical crafting class just in time for Halloween and create your own unique magic wand!
Make a beautiful little festive snowman to decorate your home for Christmas at this family workshop in Lauriston Castle!
Make a colourful and unique Christmas wreath for your door using tartan remnants, bells, baubles and ribbons. No sewing is required!
Make a beautiful appliqued cushion using exquisite Christmas and vintage-inspired fabrics with Felicity Bryant!
Join us for an adorable Christmas class where you can print Robins, fir trees and other beautiful motifs with artist Tessa Asquith-Lamb!
Create a Christmas themed 3-dimensional framed picture that will light up like an enchanted magical forest in this workshop with Lauriston Castle staff!
Using a selection of beautiful papers and foils in silvery colours create a wreath, angel and garland in this relaxing workshop with Artist Tessa Asquith-Lamb!
Join us for a festive class making a variety of Christmas decorations to adorn your home!
Make a sweet little natural wreath inspired by Scandinavia with little painted reindeers, stars and hearts and a magical lit garland to decorate your door, stairs or fireplace!
Always the highlight of the season, make not one but 2 stunning natural wreaths to decorate your home using Lauriston Castle greenery and a host of beautiful embellishments.
The Aberdour Festival is possibly the best festival of the Summer, each year playing host to an exciting and packed programme of events!
Paisley Food and Drink Festival is taking a different shape for 2021 – with a tantalising online programme across nine days in April!
Join Natasha for her monthly full moon class and learn about the different cycles & energies of the moon to set intentions, release what no longer serves you and manifest the life you want.