Classes and Courses

COVID-19 UPDATE – Although we reopened our doors on Tuesday 1 September we are not currently operating classes to the full time table below, please e-mail [email protected] or call 0191 561 3455 for more information.  

Arts Centre Washington is an exciting, multi-disciplinary arts space with plenty of room for you to explore, learn and take part. We have a thriving Learning and Participation programme which we are very proud of.  Some sessions are delivered by ourselves, others with our studio partners or external practitioners.

  • For Children and Young People
  • For Adults
  • Our Featured Courses

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    Family Takeaway Pack: Castles and Heritage

    11-Sep-2020 - 15-Nov-2020
    Sunderland Museum and Winter Gardens

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    October Half Term at Sunderland Museum & Winter Gardens

    16-Sep-2020 - 07-Nov-2020
    Sunderland Museum and Winter Gardens

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    Castles: Paintings from the National Gallery, London

    07-Sep-2020 - 15-Nov-2020
    Sunderland Museum and Winter Gardens

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    Art Crush

    03-Sep-2020 - 31-Mar-2021
    City Wide Programme

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    Looking Out, Looking In

    01-Sep-2020 - 10-Oct-2020
    Arts Centre Washington

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    Heritage at Heart - Online Exhibition

    25-Aug-2020 - 31-Mar-2021
    Sunderland Museum and Winter Gardens

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    Arts Council Collection Print Display

    05-Aug-2020 - 01-Nov-2020
    Sunderland Museum and Winter Gardens

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    Story Explorers

    29-Jun-2020 - 30-Sep-2020
    Sunderland Museum and Winter Gardens

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    Sunderland Photographic Association

    23-Jun-2020 - 30-Sep-2020
    Arts Centre Washington

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    Business Roadmaps for Creative Companies

    01-Jun-2020 - 31-Oct-2020
    City Wide Programme

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    One Day You’ll be Older Too

    21-May-2020 - 30-Sep-2020
    Arts Centre Washington

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    Creative Support Sessions for Artists / Organisations

    07-May-2020 - 31-Dec-2020
    City Wide Programme

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    Information and Guidance for Artists, Organisations and Freelancers

    29-Apr-2020 - 30-Sep-2020
    City Wide Programme

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    Pursuers of the Future

    20-Apr-2020 - 20-Apr-2021
    City Wide Programme

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    No Strings

    21-Mar-2020 - 01-Apr-2021
    National Glass Centre

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    Rebel Women of Sunderland

    27-Feb-2020 - 27-Feb-2021
    City Wide Programme

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    Received Wisdom

    01-Feb-2020 - 01-Nov-2020
    Sunderland Museum and Winter Gardens

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    Washington 'F' Pit: A Virtual Tour

    10-Sep-2020 - 31-Dec-2020
    Sunderland Museum and Winter Gardens

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    Saturday Art Club

    26-Sep-2020 - 24-Oct-2020
    Arts Centre Washington

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    Watercolour Classes - Morning

    30-Sep-2020
    Arts Centre Washington

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    Stained Glass Leaded Technique, Beginners Level

    04-Oct-2020 - 13-Mar-2021
    National Glass Centre

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    Communications Surgeries for Creatives

    12-Aug-2020 - 30-Nov-2020
    City Wide Programme

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    CONNECT: Improving Communication on Digital Platforms

    08-Oct-2020
    City Wide Programme

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    Selling Online: Mini-Course for Artists, Makers and Crafters

    09-Oct-2020 - 23-Oct-2020
    City Wide Programme

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    Stained Glass Leaded Technique, Intermediate Level

    11-Oct-2020 - 28-Feb-2021
    National Glass Centre

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    Getting to Grips with ACE Project Grants

    14-Oct-2020
    City Wide Programme

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    Talk: Lucy Chiswell on Castles:Paintings from the National Gallery

    14-Oct-2020
    Sunderland Museum and Winter Gardens

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    Safeguarding in an online world

    16-Oct-2020
    City Wide Programme

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    Glass Tableware Taster Session

    17-Oct-2020 - 29-Nov-2020
    National Glass Centre

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    Adult Art Class: Sketch and Stitch from Nature

    19-Oct-2020 - 22-Oct-2020
    Sunderland Museum and Winter Gardens

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    COVID-19: Ensuring safe and secure delivery

    21-Oct-2020
    City Wide Programme

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    Introducing... Fused Glass

    25-Oct-2020 - 07-Feb-2021
    National Glass Centre

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    Ignite! Flameworking

    07-Nov-2020 - 20-Mar-2021
    National Glass Centre

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    Flameworked Glass Pendants & Earrings

    08-Nov-2020 - 13-Feb-2021
    National Glass Centre

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    Artistic Fused Glass

    11-Nov-2020 - 24-Feb-2021
    National Glass Centre

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    1 Day Introduction to Ceramics - Throwing Technique

    14-Nov-2020 - 27-Feb-2021
    National Glass Centre

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    NEW!! Introducing... Glass Casting

    14-Nov-2020 - 21-Mar-2021
    National Glass Centre

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    Christmas Craft Fair

    21-Nov-2020 - 22-Nov-2020
    National Glass Centre

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    Flameworked Christmas Decorations

    21-Nov-2020 - 20-Dec-2020
    National Glass Centre

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    Glass Tableware Club

    21-Nov-2020 - 27-Feb-2021
    National Glass Centre

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    Ceramic Christmas Decorations

    01-Dec-2019 - 05-Dec-2020
    National Glass Centre

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    Stained Glass Christmas Decorations

    08-Dec-2019 - 20-Dec-2020
    National Glass Centre

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    Make Your Own... Flameworked Beads

    16-Jan-2021 - 27-Mar-2021
    National Glass Centre

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    Flameworked Marbles

    17-Jan-2021 - 28-Mar-2021
    National Glass Centre

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    Introducing... Ceramics - NEW FORMAT

    20-Mar-2021
    National Glass Centre

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