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.


Arts Lab: After School Art Club

  • 09/09/2019 to 14/10/2019

After school art club for 8-14 year olds with Arts Lab’s Sophy D’Angelo. Developing ideas and talents in a friendly and relaxed atmosphere, students learn new skills and experiment with mixed media. More Info >

Arts Lab: Making Mondays 6 Week Course

  • Mon 9th Sep 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 >

sarah corbett of the craftivist collective

Dare to dream: Craftivism event

  • Fri 13th Sep 2019

A Craft Revolution event with Sarah Corbett and The Craftivist Collective. Are you interested in the importance of utopian dreams to make positive change to shape our future? More Info >

Reception Celebration: Broadcast!

  • 14/09/2019 to 15/09/2019

Join the broadcast team to help get Reception Celebration on air. Opportunity for aspiring journalists, radio presenters and technicians aged 8-16. Interviews, recordings, presenting live radio. More Info >

reception celebration story

Reception Celebration: Story!

  • 14/09/2019 to 15/09/2019

A workshop for all ages using cut up text, printing, storytelling and more to invent and express our own new stories, individually and collectively, and record them for radio broadcast. More Info >

Reception Celebration: Experiment!

  • 14/09/2019 to 15/09/2019

Music and science workshop for families to measure the speed the sound and send signals using semaphore, morse code and transmission. This will be out of doors weather permitting. More Info >

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