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Workshops and Events

Knit and Natter at the Beaney

Knit & Natter

Every Tuesday, 9am to 11am
Free drop-in activity, the Kitchen

 

Bring your knitting along to this friendly, informal, self-led group, in the Beaney Kitchen every Tuesday. Everybody welcome, whether you’re a pro or just knitting your first rows.

Sounds Beaney at the Beaney House of Art and Knowledge

Sounds Beaney

Selected Tuesdays, 14th & 21st October, 11th & 25th November and 9th December, 2pm - 3.30pm
Free Admission, advance booking required, Learning Lab

 

A series of open access workshops with Grenville Hancox. Come and sing - no experience necessary! For more information and to book contact Grenville Hancox: 07723 767 624 or email Grenville Hancox

The Beaney House of Art and Knowledge

Scribble, Sketch learn to Draw - Introduction

Tuesdays, 30 September to 21 October, 4 sessions
£45 per person, advance booking required, Community Room.
www.kentadulteducation.co.uk


Learn to draw more accurately from observation, explore different methods and media and extend your drawing skills with artist Judith Anketell.

Famous Paintings

Famous Paintings

Weds, 1 October to 26 November, 2pm to 3pm, 8 sessions (not 29 Oct)
£69 per person, advance booking required, Community Room
www.kentadulteducation.co.uk


Ned West-Sherring bring pictures alive in this engaging series of lectures, looking at a variety of different artworks from galleries around the world and in the Beaney collection.

Beaney Sounds - Grenville Hancox

Beaney Sounds

Saturday 4 October to Saturday 6th December, selected dates and times
Free admission, advance booking required, various galleries
www.canterburycantatatrust.co.uk


A series of open access music workshops with Grenville Hancox. Come and sing - no experience necessary! For more information and to book contact Grenvill Hancox.

Creative Writing Writing a Life

Creative Writing: Writing a Life

Thursday 16 October to 11 December (8 weeks), 13:30 - 15:30

£90 per person, advance booking required, The Beaney Library

www.kentadulteducation.co.uk (Course code : CAN/13931/C/LC)

 

Are you interested in writing about real life? Then this Creative Writing - Writing a life course is for you. It looks in depth at the different elements of getting started with life writing, including characterisation, narrative structure and editing and will enable you to learn how to write from your life experiences.

Local author signing - Kevin Marsh, The Gordian Knot

Local author book signing

Saturday 1 November, 10am to 12pm and 2pm to 4pm
Free admission, the Library
www.kevinmarshnovels.co.uk


Your chance to meet and chat to author Kevin Marsh about his new book The Gordian Knot. Copies for signing and sale.

 

Portrait Drawing at the Beaney - Introduction

Portrait Drawing at the Beaney - Introduction

Tues, 4 November to 25 November, 2pm to 3.30pm, 4 sessions
£55 per person, advance booking required, Community Room
www.kentadulteducation.co.uk


Learn, explore and extend your portrait drawing skills with artist Judith Anketell. You will take inspiration from some of the artists whose work is displayed in the Beaney collection.

Christmas Fair at the Beaney, Canterbury

Christmas Fair

Saturday 29 and Sunday 30 November
Free admission, various galleries


An opportunity to find that unique present with a wide range of quality arts and heritage craft gifts available for that special person at Christmas.

 

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