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  1. Full fee £169.00
  2. Aromatherapy workshop
    Course start date:  Thu 15 Jun 2023 (and 1 other date)

    Location on this date:  Kean Street Wellbeing Centre

    Put your sense of smell to test with this experiential aromatherapy taster workshop! An introduction to nature's very own pharmacy.







    PLEASE MAKE SURE TO ENROL NO LATER THAN 7 DAYS PRIOR TO THE COURSE START DATE, OTHERWISE WE MIGHT CANCEL THE COURSE DUE TO LOW ENROLMENTS!!!
    Full fee £99.00
  3. Being and beauty: the philosophy of Japanese aesthetics
    Course start date:  Thu 15 Jun 2023

    Location on this date:  Keeley Street

    Tutors:  John Goff
    Not something apart from everyday life but intrinsic to it, beauty in Japanese thought does not entail perfection but the surprise of imperfect and transient being.
    Full fee £89.00 Senior fee £71.00 Concession £45.00
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  4. Italian history through its songs
    Evening
    Course start date:  Thu 15 Jun 2023

    Location on this date:  Keeley Street

    Tutors:  Francesco Bucciol
    Italy is a country with no shortage of cultural riches. In this short course, delivered in Italian, you'll explore the history of Italy through some its most famous and important songs, songs which reflect a time and a place and that have lived on for their beauty and significance.
    Full fee £69.00 Senior fee £69.00 Concession £45.00
  5. Drawing and mindfulness
    Evening
    Course start date:  Wed 26 Apr 2023 (and 4 other dates)

    Location on this date:  Keeley Street

    Tutors:  Clare Barton-Harvey
    An opportunity to explore the beauty and simplicity of the ancient practice of mindfulness in the context of drawing. Through a range of traditional and experimental approaches to drawing, be inspired by new ways of seeing and approaching drawing. This course offers a great introduction to mindful drawing or a way for you to further integrate mindfulness into your drawing.
    Full fee £239.00
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  6. Mindfulness sketchbook walk
    Last Few Places, Evening
    Course start date:  Thu 22 Jun 2023 (and 2 other dates)

    Location on this date:  Off Site

    Tutors:  Helen Burgess
    Join us for a sketchbook walk in Central London to observe, record and engage with the busyness of urban life. Using mindfulness techniques combined with drawing we will be examining our experience and opening up to the magic and surprises that an evening in the city has to offer. It can be difficult to keep grounded and aware in urban environments but drawing offers a helpful way to direct our minds to the here and now, keeping a sense of purpose and deepening our attention.



    Meeting place: by the statue of Queen Anne outside St Pauls Cathedral.
    Full fee £39.00
  7. Watercolour painting studio: urban landscapes
    Course start date:  Thu 22 Jun 2023 (and 1 other date)

    Location on this date:  Keeley Street

    Tutors:  Hilary Rosen
    You will be introduced to watercolour mixing and mark making in relation to painting the urban environment. There will be an introduction to watercolour artists who paint ‘en plein air’ and you will have the opportunity to build your confidence in outdoor painting in various interesting London locations. This course can be seen as a refresher or for students who have had a minimum amount of watercolour experience.
    Full fee £319.00
  8. Acting for radio: Theatre Company
    Last Few Places, Evening
    Course start date:  Thu 22 Jun 2023 (and 1 other date)

    Location on this date:  Keeley Street

    Tutors:  David Gooderson
    PLEASE NOTE: APPLICATIONS FOR THIS COURSE HAVE NOW CLOSED.



    Become part of a radio repertory company and take part in creating and recording for broadcast (on Soundcloud) a performance of a radio play. This advanced course is for or those with previous experience in acting and radio, either through courses or industry. The piece will be So Great a Crime, first commissioned by the BBC and broadcast on Radio 4 in 2004 and 2005, David Gooderson then adapted his own play for the stage. It premiered at the Finborough Theatre in 2013 and, re-titled Hector toured nationally in 2015 ending with performances at the Ambassadors Theatre, London.
    Full fee £149.00
  9. Acting: improvers
    Last Few Places, Evening
    Course start date:  Thu 27 Apr 2023 (and 7 other dates)

    Location on this date:  Keeley Street

    Tutors:  Sean Croft
    Continue your development as you explore a range of exercises and acting techniques that will illuminate and enliven a variety of scripts and scenes. Consolidate techniques and deepen your understanding in a safe and supportive atmosphere.
    Full fee £209.00
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  10. Flash photography with speedlight
    Course start date:  Wed 28 Jun 2023 (and 3 other dates)

    Location on this date:  Kean Street Photography Studio

    Tutors:  Michael Harding
    Lighten things up: join this practical course to learn the basics of using portable flash (speedlights) to enhance your images. Experiment creatively indoors and outdoors with different flash techniques, with a professional photographer on hand to guide you throughout.
    Full fee £89.00
  11. Mixing and music production techniques
    Evening
    Course start date:  Thu 29 Jun 2023 (and 1 other date)

    Location on this date:  Keeley Street

    Tutors:  Max La Villa
    Ideal if you know the basics but want your music to sound more polished and professional. Tips and tricks for mixing, using compressors, limiters, EQ, reverb and other devices. Examples will be given in a variety of software on Mac computers, although the course is equally suitable for users of other systems.
    Full fee £169.00
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  12. Dry Cupping: A CPD Workshop
    Course start date:  Thu 29 Jun 2023 (and 2 other dates)

    Location on this date:  Kean Street Wellbeing Centre

    Tutors:  Nadege Louvet
    Want to add a new effective therapeutic skill to your practice? Why not try dry cupping therapy - very effective on muscles that are non-responsive to massage and pressure. This one day CPD course will enable you to safely and effectively integrate dry cupping therapy into your treatments.
    Full fee £99.00
  13. Drawing: ink and wash techniques
    Course start date:  Tue 4 Jul 2023 (and 5 other dates)

    Location on this date:  Keeley Street

    Tutors:  Jack Duplock
    The immediacy and versatility of ink and wash is perfect for those sketching on location, for designers and for students interested in watercolour techniques. Take the opportunity to explore the basic techniques of this exciting process.
    Full fee £169.00
  14. Customising a WordPress website
    Course start date:  Thu 6 Jul 2023 (and 1 other date)

    Location on this date:  Hybrid (choose either online or in-person)

    Tutors:  Gal Sapir
    The course will teach you the necessary CSS skills to further customise a WordPress website. You will use this knowledge together with the WordPress post types to create a sleek and modern website.



    This course will be delivered online or in person. See the ‘What is the course about?’ section in course details for more information.
    Full fee £229.00
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