The Idler Academy
of Philosophy, Husbandry and Merriment
Try your hand at calligraphy with in this two-week taster course with expert teacher Susie Deane.
Ed Hopwood's three-part course covers harmonica fundamentals such as hand position and getting good clear notes on the instrument. You will learn tunes and key riffs from folk, country and blues styles.
Learn the ancient art of papercutting with a festive twist in this fun workshop with Poppy Chancellor.
Recently Added Courses
4 Oct - 15 Nov | Event
Danny Wootton brings in high achieving musicians to play with you and inspire you throughout the course and you will learn how to play as part of a band. This is much more than just learning the ukulele. Come and be part of the Idler ukulele club!… Read more
4 Oct - 18 Oct | Pedlars
Danny Wootton’s ever popular Ukulele for Beginners course is back, now featuring Prof Tom Fyfe on drums and singer songwriter Charlotte Anne Clark (ARK). Idler ukulele courses are enormous fun, satisfying and include an end of term performance to which all friends and family are invited…. Read more