Are you facing challenging problems in your work and personal life? Feeling stuck and lacking ideas or solutions? Well you’re in luck... because Great Creative Thinking solves everything!
Join photographer Simon Messer in Edinburgh old town as he shows you the very best places to take some truly special pictures!
Have fun discovering Edinburgh on this quirky, self-guided, heritage walk with a treasure hunt theme from Curious About!
Switch to Manual is an introductory workshop for camera users who tend to leave their camera set to Automatic modes and don’t unleash the full creativity that a DSLR or Bridge camera can deliver.
Book now and travel the world using just your tastebuds in this interactive tasting experience at Summerhall Drinks Lab!
Book your tickets now and spend your evening sipping on delcious Rum's paired perfectly with artisan doughnuts at Summerhall Drinks Lab!
These 1 to 1 screen-printing supervised session with Eliza, are available every 1st Saturday of each month (or other suitable time upon prior availability discussion) in her Edinburgh studio.
Explore the Masterpieces from Buckingham Palace exhibition with the help of a fun family trail at The Palace of Holyroodhouse.
Make Monday mornings marvellous and join curators, wardens and learning specialists for weekly short talks exploring some of the greatest treasures of the Royal Collection!
Come along on a guided walk to learn more about Arthur's Seat's turbulent past, created by fire and ice!
Come along on a more challenging guided walk to learn about Arthur’s Seat’s turbulent past, created by fire and ice!
Aimed at beginners, this intimate workshop at Dovecot Studios is an introduction to the art of electric gun tufting.
Join All the Young Nudes on Tuesday nights for their Life Drawing Club, a weekly, fun, life drawing session with models, sketching, music and access to the bar!
This tapestry weaving experience day at Dovecot Studios is a rare chance to learn the art of tapestry weaving at the UK’s longest running tapestry studio.
Enjoy this Ranger-led walk at Hopetoun House will guide you through the nature and history of Hopetoun’s designed landscape.
Learn the basics of the Japanese Katazome printing with designer Ellen Martin and with her guidance you will produce your own katazome textile at this Dovecot Studios workshop!
Join a Ranger on a guided walk around Holyrood Park's High Road. Enjoy spectacular views and hear fascinating tales from Holyrood's past!
This 8 weeks textiles course, run by Moody Monday, is ideal for those who has a special interest in textiles or screen-printing and would like to take this interest further.
Join Think Circus to spin, twirl, juggle and play at our Kids Circus Club (5-8 year olds) every Tuesday in Leith!
Join Think Circus to spin, twirl, juggle and play at our Kids Circus Club (8-11 year olds) every Tuesday in Leith!
Starting on 27th April, this block is designed for intermediate hula hoopers and will focus on twin hula hooping - moves with two hoops, based on circus style hooping.
This 8 weeks course is ideal for those who has taken part in Moody Monday's Textiles Printing Level 1 (TP1) course and would like to take their skills to the next level.
TuFlamenco: Come and learn with us the clapping techniques, sounds, patterns and accents of the main styles of flamenco and how to use them on other musical genres.
Join Emma Hardy, Art and Design Historian, and uncover what the historic logbooks of the Morris & Co. archive reveal about the firm, the personalities and the Victorian Period!
Join our expert technician Thomas Greig as he delves inside desktops and laptops, walking you through the common interchangeable parts that make up these devices and demystifying your devices!
Join consultant histopathologist Dr Suzy Lishman CBE as she performs a living autopsy to investigate the effects of modern living on the body.
In this workshop on 26th May participants will learn how to use old t-shirts, fabrics scraps, buttons, beads and other embellishments for a personalised piece of wearable textile art.
Inspired by one of Morris’ many creative passions, this half-day workshop at Dovecot Studios will introduce you to the techniques of paper printing and bookbinding.
In this 3 hour workshop, run by The Edinburgh Remakery on 28th May, you will learn and practice modern kintsugi techniques to repair your broken ceramics to give items a renewed purpose and beauty!
Award-winning clown and producer Zach Zucker hosts a one-off workshop for total beginners and experienced performers.
Join us and experienced Medium and teacher Julie Haines for an empowering weekend. Together we will learn to open up our psychic knowing to form bonds with Spirit and with your own Soul.
Come and join us on Maid of the Forth for this 3-hour special birdwatching cruise with expert commentary provided by RSPB staff!
Join our creative Book-Making workshop with artist Isabell Buenz, and learn a range of simple but effective techniques to create a new set of beautiful, unique books to take home with you.
Succumb to the sensory wonders of the weird and marvellous wine creations forgotten through history as you join us in the Georgian House kitchen for this Historical Wine Tasting event!
Join embroidery artist Lucy Freeman for a creative afternoon learning contemporary floral embroidery at Kate's Bakery in Edinburgh.
Explore the wonders of Scotland’s marine environment when Marine Fest hosted by the Scottish Seabird Centre returns from 4 – 12 June!
Alan Breck's Regiment bring Jacobite reenactment to Gladstone's Land on Saturday 11th June.
Sandra Aetheris' new weekend workshop covers the fundamentals of mediumship. She'll guide you through the process of making a deep connection to Spirit through evidential mediumship.
Join our fun and flexible Holiday Camps this summer located at the Edinburgh Academy Sports Hub! With over 20 camps to choose from they are ideal for 5-17 year olds.
Explore the history of anatomical study, from artistic explorations by Leonardo da Vinci to the Burke and Hare murders.
Come along to AK's Magic Music week long summer music camp from 4th-8th July located in the heart of Stockbridge at the Life Care Centre!
Join us at Gladstone's Land on 7th July and take a trip back in time to discover hidden stories of the early days of Bank of Scotland, and its extraordinary Head Office building on the Mound!
On this four weeks summer course in traditional Indonesian batik making, we will be focusing on the traditional method of batik tulis using canting, taught by Eliza.
Enjoy a mix of activities including bushcraft, pond dipping and story making in the woods over 6 Fridays this summer within the Grounds at Hopetoun House!
Join Anna Canning, an expert botanist and wild plant forager, on this guided walk around Hopetoun and collect some wild ingredients to make a delicious snack or herbal remedy.
Alan Breck's Regiment bring Jacobite reenactment to Gladstone's Land on 9th July. Reenactors will be in costume and character throughout the museum.
Do you know your scooby doors from your doo-dats? Learn all about jazz in this fun, interactive workshop led by the brilliant saxophonist Sue McKenzie.
Artist Rosemary Taylor will explore several methods that artists use to record ideas and images on this one day workshop at Studio 48.
Historian Elizabeth Cory Lopez will delve into the roots of Macbeth, son of Findlay, and what his life, culture, reign and mythical legacy can tell us about the evolution of Scotland as a nation.
This workshop will introduce you to the basics of Trance and altered states of consciousness. Working with Kim will support and encourage the deeper states of connection.
Have a great day making mixed media works of art on this workshop with artist Rosemary Taylor at Studio 48!
A gentle Ranger-led walk to explore the wonderful world of trees found throughout Hopetoun’s designed landscape.
This exhibition will explore how the desert communities of northern Peru have adapted to the impact of El Niño, the shifting band of warm ocean found on the Pacific coast of South America.
Join Froglife and the Fife Living Waters Project in Cowdenbeath for our Volunteer Training sessions and learn more about Scotland's amphibians and reptiles!
Join us at St Andrews Botanic Garden for walks with our Garden Team on the second Wednesday of each month and walks with our Director on the last Wednesday of each month.
Learn the art of loose style watercolour and develop your expressive skills, illustrating flowers from the beautiful Cambo Estate and Gardens, St Andrews with artist Clare Robinson!
Join Astronomer Dr Anne-Marie Weijmans of the University of St Andrews in this interactive talk to look at planets, stars, satellites and all the other things that we can find in space.
Are your children interested in bath bombs? Then let them try this fun Kids Bath Bomb Making workshop with Yvonne, using all natural ingredients.
Join us for a day celebrating women’s health including opportunities to learn and share about menstrual health, menstrual cycle awareness.
Join local weaver Susie Redman to learn the meditative art of wild weaving. This event is suitable for adults and children or all abilities.
Create your very own mobile with Wild Wares using driftwood and other natural materials on this workshop at The Ecology Centre. Suitable for ages 14+
Join Fife-based tapestry weaver and natural dyer, Veronica Collins to explore the use of natural, botanical dyes on this workshop run by The Ecology Centre!
The RSCDS Summer School is an action-packed three weeks of dancing in the historic town of St Andrews. Come and be led by some of the best of Scottish country dance teachers and musicians!
Looking for a fun activity for the summer holidays? Junior Summer School is a great opportunity for young people to engage in fun, fitness and friendship through Scottish country dancing.
Have fun discovering Glasgow with two, quirky, heritage walks with an optional treasure hunt courtesy of Curious About!
Learn how to create stained glass panels on this two day workshop for total beginners at Cass Peters Glass Art!
The half-day glass fusing course at Cass Peters Glass Art is designed to give total beginners an introduction to a new skill... and have some fun!
The one day glass fusing course at Cass Peters Glass Art is designed to give total beginners an introduction to a new skill... and have some fun!
Saturday School run regular Grade Booster Days for pupils sitting SQA National 5 and Higher exams.
With the help of expert tutors, the Centre for Lifelong Learning at University of Strathclyde have developed an exciting range of classes which begin in April!
Learn to sail or improve your skills on Bardowie Loch, with classes available for both children and adults from Clyde Cruising Club!
Pollok House are partnering with local charity Lingo Flamingo to provide hour-long Japanese Language taster sessions!
Come and join Helensburgh Art Hub with artist and illustrator Maggie McCabe at Hermitage Park Pavilion for an adventure into the world of comics!
Glasgow Science Festival is taking over the Kibble Palace with loads of free activities suitable for all ages!
Learn to read and write kanji characters in Drawing and Painting Studio's fun and inspiring online language group and discover their meanings!
Choose from a wide range of in-person and online classes and workshops and kick start your learning with the University of Strathclyde's Centre for Lifelong Learning Summer Programme!
The University of Strathclyde's Pre-entry Access Course is designed to help people get into university degree programmes!
Join The Urban Historian for their new Beginners Genealogy course, starting on 1st June, and learn how to search and record your family history!
Always wanted to learn how to sew but just don’t know where to start? Then this four day course from Thimbleberry Sewing is the course is for you!
Wild Things are hosting a Coastal Activity Leader Training Practical Course, a unique alternative to Beach School, at Lunderston Bay, Gourock in July.
Learn to speak with more confidence and effectiveness with your local Toastmasters Club, Stirling Speakers.
Come along to Made in Stirling and join us on our monthly Art Journey with Charlotte from Learn2Draw. Suitable for ages 6-12 years.
Come along to Made in Stirling and learn useful tips on how to create your own stop-motion animations with LEGO®! Suitable for 6-12 years.
Who was William Wallace? Listen as a costumed actor gives you an insight into the life of Scotland’s National Hero.
Take a tour of Bannockburn House, an historic category A-listed property, which has survived largely unchanged since the 17th century apart from a Victorian extension.
The Orangery Restaurant in Stirling is collaborating with Whitehouse Foraging to bring you a combined foraging and dining experience.
Check out the fantastic Forest Schoool events taking place at Mugdock Country Park!
This Wild Craft Wonders workshop on 17th May is delivered by Herbal Homestead and funded by Falkirk Food Futures.
Join Forth Environment Link as the team from Locavore take us on a talk and tour of their new 20 year leased urban growing plot! Formerly a council plant nursery within Bellahouston Park.
Join Forth Environment Link on a learning visit to Tullibody Community Garden and experience first hand how the community has transformed this growing space!
Join Forth Environment Link at the Dawson Centre, Falkirk on 26th May for this Herbal Spa Salts and Plant Printing workshop delivered by Herbal Homestead and funded by Falkirk Food Futures!
Join us at Made in Stirling to make your own little needle felted blue tit, framed in an embroidery hoop for hanging!
Come and join the lovely Jen of Moss + Mint in this wonderful afternoon class, at Made in Stirling on 11th June, and learn all about dried flowers and wreath making!
Drop in and join us at the Pathfoot Building for a two-day 16mm film workshop to create experimental, animated films and soundtracks without a camera.
Join us at Central Scotland School of Craft for a unique weaving workshop and explore the wonders of open weave structures with heritage craft specialist Elizabeth Ashdown!
Find out about bumblebees and how you can help them as we take a short walk among the flowers at Mugdock Country Park on 15th June!
SScOT’s summer residential course is a non-auditioned, six-day music course which includes outstanding music teaching, sport, art sessions, and social activities.