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# Art, Design & Media

Whether you want to improve your watercolour skills or develop a portfolio of artwork to gain access to University, we have a class to suit your needs and aspirations. 

Every one of our Visual and Performing Arts courses is practical and hands-on, encouraging you to try out your ideas and gain new skills. Training in the arts allows you to explore your interests, develop confidence, discover new talents and enhance your creativity. You can choose an accredited or an adult safeguarded learning class.

On completion of one of our Art, Design & Media courses, you could progress to one of the many Art, Design & Fine Art programmes offered at the University of Bolton, leading to a host of careers including photographer, artist, fashion designer or games designer.  

Could these be the courses for you?

Art & Design:
  • Life Drawing
  • Watercolours

Creative Media:

  • Animation
  • Graphic Design

Fashion Design & Needlecraft:

  • Dressmaking
  • Creative Textiles


  • Floristry Awards


Ceramics & Stained Glass:

  • Stained Glass Workshop
  • Ceramic Workshop



  • Macro & Still Life
  • Digital Photography

Interested? View our range of courses below...


  • Art & Design

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    Are you creative and want to learn new skills? From painting to life drawing we have the courses for you...

  • Creative Media (Photoshop)

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    Our Creative Media courses are delivered by highly experienced tutors using the latest technology and web packages.

  • Fashion Design & Needlecraft

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    Absolute beginner or experienced sewing bee, we have a Fashion Design & Needlecraft course to suit your needs.

  • Floristry

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    We'll help your creativity bloom via a variety of Floristry courses, suitable for beginners to the more advanced. You'll be trained in skills such as sourcing flowers, pricing flowers, funeral work and wedding work.

  • Stained Glass & Ceramics

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    Our Stained Glass courses include Tiffany-style pieces, sun catchers, lampshades, traditional leaded lights, glass painting and kiln fired colours, plus so much more.

  • Photography

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    Photography courses introduce you to digital and SLR cameras, with our inspirational tutors teaching you about visual composition alongside improving your camera skills.

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