The Pound, Pound Pill, Corsham, Wiltshire, SN13 9HX
01249 701628 / 01249 712618
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ACTIVITIES AT THE POUND
WORKSHOPS | CLUBS | OPPORTUNITIES
Come and expand your knowledge and develop new skills in our weekly clubs and holiday workshops, from music and theatre to visual arts and crafts.

See below for a list of workshops and classes.
TAKE PART CHILDREN AND YOUNG PEOPLE: SNAPPERS! CHILDREN’S CAMERA CLUB – NEW!
Mon, 7 Sep 2015 - Mon, 16 Nov 2015
Get to grips with the workings of cameras and discover new opportunities for creative photography. Come with a camera and a willingness to try new things. Resident artist, Penney Ellis, will guide you to innovative image making.
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TAKE PART ADULTS: PAINTING WITH NATURE
Wed, 9 Sep 2015 - Wed, 28 Oct 2015
Eight week course, starting Wednesday 9 September, £98, including materials.

Using paint and some natural materials, landscape artist Helen Garrett will guide you in painting techniques, drawing, colour studies and observational work with still life and landscape.
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TAKE PART ADULTS: DRAWING CLUB
TUE, 15 SEP 2015 - TUE, 15 DEC 2015
Under expert guidance, learn how to draw fluently and record the world around you. We will cover a variety of themes and experiment with different techniques and materials.
TUE, 15 SEP 2015 - TUE, 15 DEC 2015
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TAKE PART CHILDREN AND YOUNG PEOPLE: LEGO CLUB – NEW!
TUE, 15 SEP 2015 - TUE, 13 OCT 2015
By popular request, we’re starting a Lego club!

Join Mari-Lou to get creative with Lego with a different theme each week. You’ll even get the chance to display your creations at The Pound!
TAKE PART CHILDREN AND YOUNG PEOPLE: CREATENOW! – THE POUND’S ART CLUB
WED, 16 SEP 2015 - WED, 25 NOV 2015
Calling all young artists – The Pound’s exciting art club especially for children is back! Try your hand at fun art and craft activities and create your own masterpieces to take home.
TAKE PART CHILDREN AND YOUNG PEOPLE: TIDDLER TROUPES
WED, 16 SEP 2015 - WED, 16 DEC 2015
Join Sidney for a lively and fun session for toddlers and their carers. A great chance to meet other families and let your child develop imagination through music and interactive games.
TAKE PART ADULTS: SILK PAPER MAKING – NEW!
WED, 16 SEP 2015
Textile artist Clare Walsh returns to make unique paper and vessels using the finest silk and angelina fibres - intriguing and beautiful materials to work with.
TAKE PART ADULTS: LIFE DRAWING
THU, 24 SEP 2015 - THU, 17 DEC 2015
Last Thursday of the month, 7.30pm - 9.30pm
£10

Join resident artist Chris Dunn for a monthly life drawing class. Sessions are untutored and freestyle,
with a professional model. Please bring your own equipment - suggested materials: easel, paper
pencils and paints. Suitable for all.
TAKE PART ADULTS: LIGHTING MASTERCLASS
TUE, 29 SEP 2015
We welcome Terry Hewlett to share his expertise of the lighting process used for the Artisans photography exhibition (see page 12 of The Pound's brochure).
THROUGHOUT OCTOBER: THE BIG DRAW
THU, 1 OCT 2015 - SAT, 31 OCT 2015
‘Every drawing tells a story’ is this year’s theme for the Big Draw. We’re proud to be taking part of the world’s biggest drawing festival!
TAKE PART ADULTS: MAKE A BASKET IN A DAY – NEW!
WED, 14 OCT 2015
Basket maker Susan Early joins us to make beautiful baskets in just a day.
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MAGIC AND MAYHEM FESTIVAL
Find out more about our NEW Magic and Mayhem festival from the 19-22 November 2015 here. Full details to follow.
RURAL ARTS TOURING
The Rural Arts Touring scheme for Wiltshire and South Gloucestershire.
Click here to find events during Sept-Dec 2015.
POUND CAFE BAR
Find out about Cafe events and download the menu here
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The Pound, Pound Pill, Corsham, Wiltshire, SN13 9HX
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