Arty Party runs regular Art and Craft sessions at The Gateway Education and Arts Centre, Shrewsbury. To enrol, telephone The Gateway: 01743 355159 / 361120
About the course:
Arty Party Art Room is for adults with learning disabilities, offering a wide choice of creative activities and learning opportunities in a supportive environment. We will work with participants to address support needs and access requirements. A professional artist facilitates sessions and offers guidance and support.
We offer two ‘Art Room’ sessions at the Gateway Education and Arts Centre, fortnightly, on Wednesdays, during term times.
Art Room works with individuals at all levels, to build on their creative arts skills.
By the end of the course you can expect to be able to do the following;
• Develop your artistic skill
• Express your creativity
• Work with a variety of mediums
• Increase your confidence and self esteem
• Have fun and make new friends
You will need:
An old shirt or apron to protect your clothing
Your tutor will supply:
All art materials
Your Tutor: The tutor has a wealth of experience of working with adults and learning/physical disability. She has a degree in fine art and textiles and City & Guilds 7307 (FAHE). She has worked in educational organisations, in the health sector and a variety of community contexts
Learners will be equipped to continue their creative development and will benefit from increased ability to communicate in different contexts.