What's On: Learning

Our legacy of progressive education continues to inform our learning programme: from craft courses and post-graduate studies for adults to schools’ programmes for children.

Our full range of learning opportunities can be found below, or use the yellow filter to browse by individual programmes – including our brilliantly diverse Craft Revolution courses and community-centred art for all ages at Arts Lab. To find out more about the ethos and legacy that underpins our approach to learning at Dartington, head here.


Ordinary Extraordinary

  • 25/10/2019 to 26/10/2019

Ordinary Extraordinary is back! The festival for everyone, curated, produced and created by young people with learning disabilities. Theatre, dance, media, music and more. A weekend of new work and creative interventions. More Info >

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Arts Lab: Open studio

  • 26/10/2019 to 23/11/2019

Arts Lab welcomes drop-in visits from anyone interested in finding out more about what we do. Come and see our latest exhibition, sign up for a workshop or have a chat about ways to get involved with the project. More Info >

Arts Lab: After School Art Club

  • 28/10/2019 to 16/12/2019

After school art club for 8-14 year olds with Sophy D’Angelo. Developing ideas and talents in a friendly and relaxed atmosphere, students learn new skills and experiment with mixed media. Book a course of 8 or pay as you go. More Info >

Arts Lab: Making Mondays – Drawing & Painting

  • Mon 28th Oct 2019

For complete beginners, those who’ve had art in their lives and want more or anyone feeling adventurous to try something new .... free up your creativity with abstract artist Sara Downham-Lotto who guides you in playful explorations with mixed media. More Info >

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Healing and Coaching Weekend

  • 01/11/2019 to 27/06/2020

A Hannah Pearson event. Are you ready to empower yourself for the long term, resolve past limitations and move towards becoming your full, happy self? More Info >

In Motion

  • Sat 2nd Nov 2019

In Motion 2019 series of one day dance events. Awaken and surrender to the intelligence of the moving body. Dancing to include the entirety of ourselves and engage creatively with all we meet outside of ourselves - the crunchy and the smooth. More Info >

Noise Art Radio – Arts

  • 02/11/2019 to 14/12/2019

Aged 8-15? Love to make things? Saturday mornings on the radio are yours - come and tell stories, sing songs, interview interesting people and get your voice heard. More Info >

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