Workshops & Courses

Workshops and courses around South Kensington.

Course

Evening Classes at Imperial

27th April - 27th June
6-8pm
Imperial College London
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Sign up for a course at Imperial where a wide variety languages are offered at different levels as well as an expanding range of Arts, Humanities and Science courses.

Design
Family
Drop-in

Drop in Design: Spring 2019

Every Sunday, 12th May - 30th Jun
10.30 – 17.00
V&A
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In May, make Mon - Japanese family crest to mark Japanese Children's Day or be inspired by the 'Food: Bigger than the Plate' exhibition and come up with a new sustainable invention. In June, take part in Refugee Week and Open House Families Festival.

Kids
Free
Drop-in

Over the Moon Workshop

Weekends & Everyday in Half Term
Science Museum
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Create curious craters as you build your own tactile map of The Moon, then see if your lander can make it to the surface as you make your own moon mission.

Free

Book Clubs at the Goethe-Institut London

Every month
Vary
Goethe-Institut
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The book clubs meet once a month to informally explore the ideas contained in the best works of German fiction.

Design
Course

Illuminating Connections

30th Jun
1-4pm
Design Museum Kensington
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Make and take home your own original lamp structure using everyday bolts and hinges. Found objects, including natural and man-made materials, will be connected with different types of joints to explore function and shape. Come away with a more open approach to making and a unique model to take home.

Design
Creative

Making with Recycled Plastic

29th Jun
10:00-16:30
Design Museum Kensington
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Join architecture collective Black Females in Architecture to create a series of domestic objects using recycled plastic. Using waste materials such as discarded milk jugs, shopping bags and plastic containers, participants will transform this often discarded material into a series of objects.

Adults
Creative

Life-Drawing and Painting in Leighton's studio

30 Apr, 21 May, 18 Jun & 9 Jul
1-4pm
Leighton House Museum
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Artist Ann Witheridge, founder of London Fine Art Studios, returns to lead a new series of her popular life-drawing sessions in the studio of the former president of the Royal Academy. Each afternoon will consist of a mixture of short exercises and longer poses, with reference to the permanent collection and expert tuition from Ann.

Creative

Three-Way Weaving

28 July 2019
1pm-4pm
Design Museum Kensington
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Learn about the ancient process of three-way weaving, a method that has been used worldwide for generations to create fabrics, basketry and materials known for their strength.