May 9, 2022

English as a Second Language Tutor

We need an ESOL teacher urgently, so that we can offer classes to Ukrainian nationals who had recently moved to Braintree. If you can help, or know someone that might be able to, please contact us. We also need a Ukrainian speaker who might need to translate for the English tutor and who could also translate some our information leaflets into Ukrainian. You can call on 01376 323280 or email
March 21, 2022

2022 Workshops – Coming Soon

Keep an eye on the Workshops & Events page for these workshops coming later in 2022!   Fish!      Working with fresh fish through a wide variety of techniques including mono printing, pen and ink and acrylic painting on canvas   An Introduction to Oil Painting  How to use oil paint, exploring colour-blending and using different techniques such as ‘Fat over Lean’ to create a successful oil painting on canvas.  This class is suitable for all abilities from the complete beginner to more experienced.  Guidance is given and, as always, all materials are provided.    Basic Printmaking Explore basic printmaking techniques, from […]
November 17, 2021

Class Prices from January 2022

From January 2022, our weekly class prices will be changing. A prepaid block of 6 classes will cost £45 for arts, crafts and language classes, or £36 for exercise and wellness classes. Alternatively, you may opt to pay weekly at £8 per class for arts, crafts and languages, or £6.50 per class for exercise and wellness. If you have any queries, please email or call 01376 323280.
June 14, 2021

New Classes Starting Soon!

Our classes have started back, but are on a staggered start with some not returning until September. Do register your interest because classes are beginning to fill and first registered will be offered early chances to join in. Further classes are going to be added as they develop, so do keep an eye on the classes page!   We’re pleased to announce that we will have several new classes available as the Centre fully opens again over the next few weeks, including a new sewing group, watercolour painting, pilates, yoga, and Italian. The full list of what’s on offer can […]