Visual Arts & Craft Courses for Adults


Fabulous Felt Making

16+yrs     £30/£27.50 Concession

Saturday 18 May 2019 10am – 4pm Reigart Suite, Summerlee Museum Coatbridge

Explore the beautiful craft of felt-making in this artist led, one day masterclass, with textile artist, Liane Clarkson. Learn how to design and sculpt a unique needle felted landscape or pet portrait, using a variety of vibrantly coloured of merino woo;. Sheets of felt will be rolled, folded and attached seamlessly to create a unique artwork to take home. As a finishing touch, embellish with decorative details using applique techniques and additional craft materials.


Ceramic Boat Building

8-13yrs £7.50

Sunday 26 May 2019 11am – 12.30pm Summerlee Museum
1pm – 2.30pm Summerlee Museum
3pm – 4.30pm Summerlee Museum

Celebrate the 200th anniversary of The Vulcan boat being launched on the Monkland Canal in 1819 by joining our expert ceramic tutor who will guide you through the ceramic techniques needed to make your very own Vulcan replica or indeed, make a boat to your own design.


Photo Field Trip – Falkirk Wheel and Callendar House and Park

14+yrs    £10

Thursday 4 June 2019 10.30am – 3.30pm Summerlee Museum Photomedia Studio

Leaves from and returns to Summerlee Museum, Coatbridge.

Accompanied by one of CultureNL’s photography tutors, get some expert tips on photographing outdoors around the unqieu structure of the Falkirk Wheel and the historical building and grounds of Callendar Hosue and Park.

Advance booking and payment is essential for workshops and courses as places are limited. Pelase call 01236 632828 or email

You can pay with most credit and debit cards.