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Abstract Painting – Three into Two Do Go!

19 September 2022 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

For any artist who is intrigued by abstraction but isn’t sure how to go about it, this course offers a novel and stimulating approach to the genre, often employed by…

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Amenhotep III and the Sun Kings of Egypt’s 18th Dynasty

31 October 2022 2 November 2022 -

This course will explore the fascinating second half of the 18th dynasty, from the reign of the pharaoh Thutmose IV to that of Horemheb (c1400 – 1295 BC); a period of…

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An Extraordinary Marriage – Hannah Cullwick and Arthur Munby

19 September 2022 9:00 am - 4:30 pm

Diarist, servant and wife.  Barrister, man of letters and husband.   The relationship between the servant Hannah Cullwick and barrister and man of letters, Arthur Munby, is one that has fascinated…

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An Introduction to Chinese Philosophy

3 July 2023 5 July 2023 -

Focusing on the two main schools of Chinese philosophy, Confucianism and Taoism, this course will explore their foundations, their key thinkers, including Lao Tzu and Zhuang Zhou, as well as…

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An Introduction to the Philosophy of Mind

7 November 2022 9 November 2022 -

In this accessible introduction we will consider such questions as: What is the relationship between the mind and the body? Are the mind and the brain the same thing? What…

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Aran Knitting – Cables & Bobbles

26 August 2022 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

On this sample-based session, you will practice the most common methods of travelling stitches and cable knitting. Throughout the day you will work through a series of designs from simple…

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Architecture on Holiday: The Buildings of the English Seaside

22 November 2022 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

In the heyday of the seaside holiday, England’s coastal towns were transformed to accommodate the millions of visitors and keep them entertained. Hotels, boarding houses, piers, lidos, beach huts, carousels,…

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Autumn Delights Embroidery

3 November 2022 6 November 2022 -

On this interesting, fun and informative course, we will cover a wide selection of hand embroidery stitches together with Stumpwork (raised work). You can choose to work in surface embroidery…

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Barbara Hepworth and St Ives Artists, 1928-1975

3 April 2023 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

This course, coinciding with the new exhibition Barbara Hepworth: Art and Life at Tate St. Ives, traces the development of this mecca for artists from the arrival of Ben Nicolson…

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Basic Sewing Skills Workshop – Zip, Hem, Seam and Bias Binding

4 October 2022 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

It is fair to say, that a number of people find it difficult to buy garments that are the perfect length, sleeves too long, or maybe a zip breaks in…

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Beginners Crochet Workshop

12 December 2022 9:00 am - 4:30 pm

Master the basics of crochet on this one-day workshop. Learn how to create a basic chain and simple crochet stitches. The day is very hands on and you will be…

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Beginners Festive Pyrography

6 December 2022 9:00 am - 4:30 pm

This pyrography course is aimed at the complete beginner, everyone will leave with a small, completed piece on the day. As a beginner you will use drawings and carbon paper…

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Beginners Photography Workshop

1 September 2022 9:00 am - 4:30 pm

A relaxed and fun day’s experience of practice and theory to enable everyone to understand their camera and improve their photography skills.  Suitable for anyone with an interest in photography,…

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Bobbin Lace

11 June 2023 16 June 2023 -

This course will suit all abilities of bobbin lacemakers from those just starting through to advanced. It covers English laces and many from the continent including Belgium, Spain and Russia.…

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Bobbin Lace

20 October 2023 23 October 2023 -

This course will suit all abilities of bobbin lacemakers from those just starting through to advanced. It covers English laces and many from the continent including Belgium, Spain and Russia.…

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Bobbin Lace

21 October 2022 24 October 2022 -

This course will suit all abilities of bobbin lacemakers from those just starting through to advanced. It covers English laces and many from the continent including Belgium, Spain and Russia.…

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Bookbinding – Decorative and Dyed Papers

5 September 2022 7 September 2022 -

Come and explore the glorious effects produced by dyeing, crumpling, colouring, manipulating, cutting, rearranging and weaving paper to create unique decorative sheets for use in bookbinding and other crafts. We’ll…

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Bookbinding – Optional Focus on Case Binding

21 August 2022 25 August 2022 -

On this general bookbinding course participants may pursue their own rebinding or repair projects at their own pace under the guidance of our expert tutor, rather than following a particular…

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Bookbinding – Optional Focus on Library Style Binding

14 November 2022 18 November 2022 -

The light and airy studio at Dillington has all the tools and equipment needed for binding books in the traditional manner.  On this general bookbinding course participants may pursue their…

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Botanical Illustration

7 November 2022 10 November 2022 -

Botanical Illustration is precise detailed work, a combination of art and science.  The course will cover the use of basic materials and methods for beginners and will offer professional advice to…

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Brahms and the Piano

14 October 2022 16 October 2022 -

Brahms was not only one of the greatest composers of the Romantic era, but also a renowned concert pianist.  So, it’s not surprising that the piano features centrally in his…

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Butterfly Needle Felting Workshop

10 October 2022 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Love wool! Then you’ll love needle felting! Fibre artist Carla Taylor of The Mousehole Woolery will guide you step by step through the techniques of needle felting as well as…

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Christmas Card and Gift Block Printing Workshop

28 November 2022 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

A day to explore the craft of Indian Block Printing to create your own wrapping paper, cards and textile product. You will have the opportunity to use a collection of…

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Christmas Card and Gift Block Printing Workshop

5 December 2022 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

A day to explore the craft of Indian Block Printing to create your own wrapping paper, cards and textile product. You will have the opportunity to use a collection of…

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Classical Guitar Orchestra Weekend

24 February 2023 26 February 2023 -

A unique musical experience for classical guitarists of all ages and of varying abilities (but not complete beginners). The emphasis is on participation, with students working in a non-competitive and…

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Diaghilev’s Women – Tamara Karsavina and Bronislava Nijinska

5 April 2023 6 April 2023 9:00 am - 4:30 pm

Day One: Diaghilev’s Women: Tamara Karsavina and Bronislava Nijinska. Wednesday 5th April 2023 Tamara Karsavina was beloved by all. A product of Russia’s Imperial Ballet, she danced with Nijinsky in…

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Dillington String Quartet Coaching Weekend

30 September 2022 2 October 2022 -

Once again, we are thrilled that the members of the Coull Quartet have agreed to return to Dillington House to lead this extended weekend of coaching for pre-formed string quartets…

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Dreamland Mystery Tour: Pop-up Book Workshop

20 September 2022 22 September 2022 -

This year’s workshop takes a magical journey through the rooms of a dreamland house. Each page spread opens on a new room and reveals its secrets – salubrious sitting room,…

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English Parish Churches: Their Architecture, Design and Use

21 October 2022 23 October 2022 -

English parish churches date from every period from the 6th century to today. This course looks at their architecture and how this evolved to accommodate the ways in which they…

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Festive Copper Foil Stained Glass Workshop – COURSE FULL

12 December 2022 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

This course introduces students to the copper foil method of stained glass making. Often referred to as the Tiffany method, after Louis Comfort Tiffany. This method is used to make…

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Festive Copper Foil Stained Glass Workshop – COURSE FULL

30 November 2022 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

This course introduces students to the copper foil method of stained glass making. Often referred to as the Tiffany method, after Louis Comfort Tiffany. This method is used to make…

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Festive Copper Foil Stained Glass Workshop – COURSE FULL

6 December 2022 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

This course introduces students to the copper foil method of stained glass making. Often referred to as the Tiffany method, after Louis Comfort Tiffany. This method is used to make…

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Festive Knitting Workshop

1 December 2022 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Add to your Christmas decorations at this fun festive workshop. Using simple techniques, knit up a mini stocking or bauble for the tree – you might choose to create a…

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Festive Lino Printing Workshop

9 December 2022 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

This is a fun and relaxed workshop learning this traditional print making technique in the form of lino printing. Create your own unique lino blocks that you will take home…

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Festive Papercutting Workshop

24 November 2022 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

A great way to ease into the festive season. With the help of pre designed sheets, some simple cutting exercises and lots of inspirational resources, you will cut out several…

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Festive Patchwork Star Workshop

25 November 2022 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

A great way to ease into the festive season. These lovely patchwork stars are the perfect introduction to the traditional, hand stitched, template technique of patchwork, also known as EPP,…

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Festive Watercolour Fun! – Hand Made Cards. Two Day Workshop

12 November 2022 13 November 2022 -

A feast of watercolour based ideas for simple effective handmade cards. Techniques will include leaf printing, using cling film/tissue paper to create pattern, doilies for stencilling alongside traditional watercolour techniques…

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Finishing Touches and Embellishments

29 September 2022 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

This is a very inspirational day where you will work on pre knitted swatches, we will practice our embroidery stitches, add applique, embellish the surface in various ways including beads,…

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Foundations of Yoga

24 August 2022 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Have you ever wondered what Yoga is all about but not felt confident or flexible enough to commence general classes? Or have you had a break from Yoga and would…

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Frances Power Cobbe – Feminist, Journalist, Activist

21 November 2022 9:00 am - 4:30 pm

Frances Power Cobbe was a leading activist in the nineteenth century.  She advocated for rights for women, was a prominent anti-vivisectionist and social reformer. This course will explore aspects of…

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Fraud & Forgery: Signatures, Signs and Variables

12 September 2022 9:00 am - 4:30 pm

“….forgery is the making of a false document in order that it may be used as genuine” Over £1bn worth of cases throughout the UK has been reported in fraudulent…

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Friday Lunch & Lecture – An Auctioneer’s Ten Commandments

18 November 2022 1:00 pm -

This talk, intentionally light-hearted and informal in tone, comprises anecdotes in the form of `Ten Commandments` derived from 35 years working as a picture specialist at Sothebys, Phillips and (since…

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General Sewing Machine Two Day Workshop – COURSE FULL

30 August 2022 31 August 2022 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Often we need practical help with a sewing machine project, theory and written instructions are sometimes hard to visualise.   Practical workshops are aimed at helping and guiding students to accomplish…

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Get to Know Your Sewing Machine – COURSE FULL

24 October 2022 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

If you have recently bought a sewing machine or have never really understood how to use all the stitches and feet that came with your sewing machine, then this is…

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Improv Patchwork Bag Workshop

13 January 2023 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

This one day course is the perfect introduction to improv patchwork inspired by the quilts of Gees Bend and is suitable for beginners and intermediate level stitchers. You will learn…

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Indian Block Printing Workshop

12 September 2022 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Learn about the traditional skill of Indian Block Printing with images of block printing around Jaipur, handling hand printed fabrics and hand carved blocks. You will print tissue paper, card…

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Intermediate Photography Workshop

29 September 2022 9:00 am - 4:30 pm

The day starts with brief introductions of each participant and a favourite image. Ideal for someone with an interest in photography and who wishes to technically and visually improve their…

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Knitted Toys

1 November 2022 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Spend the day working on a project selected from my Toys to Knit book. Choose from a traditional knitted ball which you can personalise, or a beautiful starfish. Following the…

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Lampshade Making Workshop

27 October 2022 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Suitable for beginners Zara will support you at every stage to achieve your hand printed fabric that will be made into a lampshade to hang proudly in your home on…

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Learn to Machine Sew Piped & Zipped Scatter Cushions

22 November 2022 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Scatter cushions are used so much as decoration and for function in most peoples homes, used to bring an accent colour into a room, as a design feature, also practically…

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Leatherwork – Make a Bag: Two Day Workshop – COURSE FULL

26 September 2022 27 September 2022 -

Learn how to make your own Shoulder or Tote Bag from stunning Italian Vegetable Tanned Leather. After an introduction to leather and its many types and uses, you will begin…

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Lunch & Lecture: The Art & Lives of Stanley Spencer & Hilda Carline in Images & Poems

27 October 2022 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Stanley Spencer was one of the most prolific and popular English artists of the 20th century. This talk will explore his life and work and that of his first wife…

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Making a Leaded Stained Glass Panel: Two Day Workshop – COURSE FULL

24 October 2022 25 October 2022 9:00 am - 4:30 pm

This two day course will enable you to create your own stained glass panel using the traditional method of combining coloured glass with lead. Stained Glass is an ancient art…

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Making a Leaded Stained Glass Spectrum Stick for the Garden – COURSE FULL

31 August 2022 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Using the traditional method of combining coloured glass with lead, this one day workshop will enable you to create one colourful stained glass spectrum stick which can be hung in…

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Mark Making & Mindfulness in Stitch

30 August 2022 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

This day is all about learning to be present and enjoying the moment. We will begin by exploring the lovely grounds at Dillington House and looking more closely at the…

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Memoir Writing: A Story of Your Own

4 November 2022 6 November 2022 -

Writing your own story is a wonderfully healing and fulfilling process. Whether it’s for your family, publication, or just for yourself, a memoir can help make sense of your experience,…

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Mobile Phone Photography Workshop

26 October 2022 9:00 am - 4:30 pm

A relaxed and fun day’s experience of practice and theory to enable everyone to understand their mobile camera phone and improve their photography skills, covering simple techniques for taking fantastic…

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Modular Knitting – Fans

4 October 2022 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Master the fascinating technique of modular knitting. Working with limited stitches and simple shaping you can create intricate pieces of work. It is a relatively simple method of the craft…

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Monday Lunch & Lecture – The Wilton Diptych

5 September 2022 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

The Wilton Diptych is one of the treasures of the National Gallery in London.  The diptych commemorates King Richard II and is a rarity being one of very few medieval…

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Napoleon III

13 January 2023 15 January 2023 4:00 pm - 2:00 pm

He was Emperor of the French for longer than his uncle, Napoleon I, and arguably did as much to change the face of Europe. But the bones of Napoleon III…

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Papercutting Workshop

14 January 2023 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

A great way to ease into the new year. With the help of pre designed sheets, some simple cutting exercises and lots of inspirational resources, you will cut out several…

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Philosophy – Right and Wrong in the Real World

27 October 2023 29 October 2023 -

The branch of philosophy that deals with right and wrong is known as ethics. In this course we will examine various ethical theories and apply them to some of the…

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Picture in Collage and Stitch

20 January 2023 22 January 2023 4:30 pm - 2:00 pm

Do you want to create one of your own designs and translate it into a picture using the combined techniques of fabric collage with both machine and hand embroidery? Then…

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Poems to Live By: How to Write Poems that Matter

6 October 2022 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

In a time of worldly conflict and struggle, we need what poetry offers more than ever – words to express the inexpressible, heal the heart and inspire the human spirit.…

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Printing with Leaves Workshop – COURSE FULL

3 October 2022 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

A day exploring colour and textures when printing with real leaves.  We will be using the heat press and dyes to print fabric using sublimation printing which can achieve the…

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Printmaking Taster Workshop Day

9 January 2023 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

This is a fun and relaxed workshop experimenting with a range of traditional relief printing techniques including monoprinting, block printing, collagraph and lino printing. On the day, you will be…

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Raphael, Leonardo and Michelangelo – A Fresh Look

11 November 2022 13 November 2022 -

Award-winning author and director comes to Dillington House to present a weekend of revealing talks and films exploring just who really were the great artists Leonardo, Raphael and Michelangelo.  Each…

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Red Woodland Squirrel Needle Felting Workshop

22 August 2022 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Love wool? Then you’ll love needle felting! Fibre artist Carla Taylor of The Mousehole Woolery will guide you step by step through the basic techniques of needle felting as well…

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Singing for Larks

7 October 2022 9 October 2022 -

Singing with others is an exhilarating and liberating experience that everybody can enjoy. Singing for Larks workshops, run by Faith Watson, are based on the tradition of learning songs by…

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Studio Portraiture Photography Two Day Workshop

18 November 2022 19 November 2022 9:00 am - 4:30 pm

Portrait photography using natural and artificial lighting, suitable for anyone with an interest in the genre of portraiture photography. Day 1: We will look at Metering, Shutter speeds & ISO.…

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Sunday Concert – Solo and Duo Piano Recital with Charles Owen & Dominic Degavino

16 October 2022 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Charles Owen, ‘one of the finest pianists of his generation’, returns for his fourth visit to Dillington to give a recital of works by Brahms and Schumann.   The first half…

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Sunday Concert with the Coull Quartet

2 October 2022 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

The magnificent Coull Quartet offers a rare combination of maturity and freshness and we are delighted that once again they are returning to Dillington House. Programme details:- Mozart:  Quartet in…

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The Age of Discovery – In Search of the Northern Passages

20 May 2023 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

From the beginning of our modern age navigators and their merchant backers baulked at the long detours required to round the great Capes of Good Hope and the Horn and…

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The Age of Discovery – The Early Navigators

7 September 2022 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

This day course is the first of a series of standalone courses, which considers how our modern understanding of the world took shape. The Ottoman conquest of the Levant cut…

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The Age of Discovery – The John Company and India

21 January 2023 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

This day course is the third of a series of standalone courses which considers how our modern world took shape. Of all the trading nations, the British were conspicuously the…

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The Age of Discovery – The Mercantile Empires

29 October 2022 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

This day course is the second of a series of standalone courses which considers how our modern understanding of the world took shape. Following the early voyages of discovery, the…

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The Age of Discovery – Trade and the Flag: The Spoils Divided

18 March 2023 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Admiral Lord Nelson’s real ‘Bequest to the Nation’ was the unchallenged domination of the world’s seaways by the Royal Navy for over a century after the Battle of Trafalgar. In…

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The Cathedral Builders – COURSE FULL

21 November 2022 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

This course looks at England’s great medieval cathedrals, such as Durham, Salisbury, Wells, Lincoln, and Gloucester. As well as looking at their often breathtaking architecture, it explores how craftsmen with…

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The Crimean War

27 October 2023 29 October 2023 4:00 pm - 2:00 pm

In October 1853 the Russian invasion of a neighbouring country, on the pretext of protecting a threatened minority, prompted a military intervention by Western powers.  The war, which dragged on…

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The Devil in the Detail: Deciphering Two Iconic Tudor Portraits

13 February 2023 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

This course provides close readings of two of the most recognisable portraits of the Tudor era, ‘The Ambassadors'(1533) by Hans Holbein the Younger and the ‘Ditchley’ portrait of Queen Elizabeth…

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The Dillington Book Club 01/11/2022

1 November 2022 10:00 am - 1:30 pm

For this month’s Book Club, we will be discussing North and South by Elizabeth Gaskell published by Wordsworth Classics. Includes coffee and lunch.

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The Dillington Book Club 02/05/2023

2 May 2023 10:00 am - 1:30 pm

For this month’s Book Club, we will be discussing Animal Farm by George Orwell published by Wordsworth Classics. Includes coffee and lunch.

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The Dillington Book Club 04/04/2023

4 April 2023 10:00 am - 1:30 pm

For this month’s Book Club, we will be discussing Connemara Mollie by Hilary Bradt – published by Bradt Travel Guides. Includes coffee and lunch.

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The Dillington Book Club 04/10/2022

4 October 2022 10:00 am - 1:30 pm

For this month’s Book Club, we will be discussing Balzac and the Little Chinese Seamstress by Dai Sijie translated by Ina Rilke published by Vintage. Includes coffee and lunch.

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The Dillington Book Club 06/06/2023

6 June 2023 10:00 am - 1:30 pm

For this month’s Book Club, we will be discussing Under the Net by Iris Murdoch published by Vintage Classics. Includes coffee and lunch.

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The Dillington Book Club 06/09/2022

6 September 2022 10:00 am - 1:30 pm

For this month’s Book Club, we will be discussing Northanger Abbey by Jane Austen published by Wordsworth Classics. Includes coffee and lunch.

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The Dillington Book Club 06/12/2022

6 December 2022 10:00 am - 1:30 pm

For this month’s Book Club, we will be discussing On the Eve by Turgenev published by Penguin Classics translated by Gilbert Gardiner. Includes coffee and lunch. Further details of novels…

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The Dillington Book Club 07/02/2023

7 February 2023 10:00 am - 1:30 pm

For this month’s Book Club, we will be discussing Silas Marner by George Eliot published by Wordsworth Classics. Includes coffee and lunch.

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The Dillington Book Club 07/03/2023

7 March 2023 10:00 am - 1:30 pm

For this month’s Book Club, we will be discussing The King Must Die by Mary Renault published by Virago Modern Classics. Includes coffee and lunch.

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The Lazy Philosopher’s Guide to Atheism and Religion

20 March 2023 22 March 2023 -

Does religion still play an important part in Western societies? Taking inspiration from Alain de Botton’s book, Religion for Atheists, this course will begin by laying down the foundations of…

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The Music of America – North and South

30 September 2022 2 October 2022 4:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Jazz, the Blues and Latin American dance music have all played important parts in the development of popular music over the part century.  But to think that’s where music of…

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The Philosophy and Literature of Iris Murdoch

5 September 2022 7 September 2022 -

Murdoch’s philosophy has often been neglected in favour of her novels. In this course we will remedy this imbalance. Beginning with the novel The Bell, we will look at the…

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The Poor We Always Have with Us

14 April 2023 16 April 2023 4:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Sickness, age and bad luck have always left members of the community vulnerable to poverty and hunger. Equally constant, however, over many centuries, have been the efforts of the national…

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Three British Artists Between the Wars: Paul Nash, Edward Wadsworth & Tristram Hillier

5 October 2022 6 October 2022 -

After the First World War, British artists strove to create innovative art that had links to the art of Europe. Paul Nash captured the ‘spirit of place’ in Dorset, Wiltshire…

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Three Lions (with Blue Tongues)

25 November 2022 27 November 2022 4:00 pm - 2:00 pm

History is not, as Alan Bennett once teased, ‘Just one ****** thing after another’ but rather a carefully crafted narrative of necessarily selective facts. The National Curriculum in English schools…

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Two Titans Who Shaped the History of Ballet: Lincoln Kirstein and Constant Lambert

26 October 2022 27 October 2022 9:00 am - 4:30 pm

Day One: Lincoln Kirstein, Wednesday 26th October 2022 Lincoln Kirstein was an extraordinary, colourful polymath and impresario who left an immense imprint on American artistic life in the 20th century.…

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Understanding Handwriting : An Introduction to Graphology

11 November 2022 13 November 2022 -

There are many methods of profiling people.  This course is an introduction to the psychological analysis of handwriting, an objective method of profiling. You will learn about outlook on life,…

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Vintage Bear Needle Felting Workshop

5 December 2022 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Love wool? Then you’ll love needle felting! Fibre artist Carla Taylor of The Mousehole Woolery will guide you step by step through the basic techniques of needle felting as well…

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Watercolour for Beginners Plus

31 October 2022 2 November 2022 -

If you have already attended in introductory watercolour course and are now wanting to take the next step, this course would be ideal. We will look at the whole painting…

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Watercolour Wildlife

22 August 2022 24 August 2022 -

A wonderful opportunity to focus on techniques for introducing local wildlife into your paintings. Hares, badgers, foxes, deer. Creating atmospheric wet into wet backgrounds that set the scene for the…

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Watercolour Woodland

21 October 2022 23 October 2022 -

Focusing on trees and techniques for creating atmosphere, depth and texture. Shari will bring plenty of visual references of trees and, of course, we have all the beautiful trees at…

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Willow Angel Workshop

16 November 2022 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Come and make a 4 foot high willow Angel with wings – new for Winter Season for your home or garden with local Somerset artist Jo Sadler of Forged n…

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Willow Deer Sculpture Workshop – COURSE FULL

4 October 2022 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Join local Somerset artist Jo Sadler of ‘Forged n Willow’ to make a 4 foot high willow deer with a basic metal frame. Jo will guide you through each step…

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Willow Deer Sculpture Workshop – COURSE FULL

25 August 2022 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Join local Somerset artist Jo Sadler of ‘Forged n Willow’ to make a 4 foot high willow deer with a basic metal frame. Jo will guide you through each step…

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Willow Deer Sculpture Workshop – COURSE FULL

17 October 2022 9:00 am - 4:30 pm

Join local Somerset artist Jo Sadler of ‘Forged n Willow’ to make a 4 foot high willow deer with a basic metal frame. Jo will guide you through each step…

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Won’t Draw, Can’t Paint! – COURSE FULL

11 November 2022 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Drawing isn’t a gift, granted to some but not others; it’s a skill that can be acquired by anyone with reasonable hand/eye co-ordination and a determination to improve. It’s also…

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Writing for Newspapers and Magazines

25 August 2022 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

This is a course for people interested in writing non-fiction news items or features. It includes how to research content and style of various publications and how to approach an…

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Yoga for Older Beginners

7 October 2022 9:00 am - 4:30 pm

A day of yoga to introduce beginners to key yoga poses (asana) with clear instructions on how to get in and out of each pose safely and easily. Yoga props…

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You the Jury – Casebook 10

12 December 2022 9:00 am - 4:30 pm

We will be considering two different real life cases of murder which occurred between 1900-1975. Participants will be expected to listen to the evidence, discuss the case and attempt to…

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You the Jury – Casebook 10

10 January 2023 9:00 am - 4:30 pm

We will be considering two different real life cases of murder which occurred between 1900-1975. Participants will be expected to listen to the evidence, discuss the case and attempt to…

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You the Jury – Casebook 7

24 October 2022 9:00 am - 4:30 pm

Over the course of the day we will be considering two different real-life cases of murder which occurred in England between 1900-1975. Participants will be expected to listen to the…

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You the Jury – Casebook 8

27 October 2022 9:00 am - 4:30 pm

We will be considering two different real life cases of murder which occurred between 1900-1975. Participants will be expected to listen to the evidence, discuss the case and attempt to…

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You the Jury – Casebook 9

7 November 2022 9:00 am - 4:30 pm

We will be considering two different real life cases of murder which occurred between 1900-1975. Participants will be expected to listen to the evidence, discuss the case and attempt to…

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You the Jury – Casebook 9

6 December 2022 9:00 am - 4:30 pm

We will be considering two different real life cases of murder which occurred between 1900-1975. Participants will be expected to listen to the evidence, discuss the case and attempt to…

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