Arts, Crafts and Cookery | Arts, Crafts and Cookery | Oldham Council
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We offer a wide range of art, craft and cookery courses to help you develop or improve your unique creative style.

Build your confidence, meet like-minded people, have fun as you learn and extend your creative skills. Some learners have even started selling their products through small business enterprises.

Arts and Craft courses include:

  • Drawing and Painting
  • Watercolours
  • Creative Art
  • Fused Glass
  • Pottery and Ceramics
  • Wood Carving
  • Flower Arranging
  • Sewing       

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Anne has been attending the Drawing and Painting class at Oldham Library and Lifelong Learning Centre for three years with her tutor, Margarita.

During her classes, Anne created a picture of Werneth Park, which really demonstrates her development.

Painting of Werneth park by Anne

Anne's painting of Werneth park


We have a purpose-built teaching and learning kitchen, based at Turf Lane in Chadderton, for anyone interested in developing their creative cookery and cake decorating skills.

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See Adele demonstrating her stir fry skills