April 4, 2018

Painting for Pleasure Weekend Workshop

This month sees the return to granton:hub of local artist Gareth Hutchison’s enjoyable and inspirational two-day weekend art workshop.

Running from 10am to 4.30pm on Saturday April 14 and Sunday April 15, the course is ideal for adults off all abilities interested in learning new techniques or practicing existing skills.

Developed as a self-directed art program, participants can work at their own pace in their preferred painting medium to build confidence and decide on their own themes and subjects.

The full price for two days is £30, with an early bird concession offer available for £25.

Further details and booking information can be found at


Painting for Pleasure Weekend Workshop

Painting 2018

We have a painting weekend workshop coming up on 17th and 18th February 2018, designed to help beginners & enthusiasts gain experience in painting with oils or acrylics, whilst also supporting more advanced painters to develop their skills and techniques. No previous experience is necessary. For more information and tickets go to our Eventbrite page.

Tuesday art club


The granton:hub Tuesday Art Club in painting & drawing is tutored by local Granton artist Gareth Hutchison. The course starts 6-29 June (1 – 3pm) for four weeks per session.

You can also attend by dropping into individual classes – Price: £7 per class or £5 for Concession. (Cash only)

The Tuesday afternoon Art Club is designed for adults of all ages and abilities. For beginners or art enthusiasts interested to learn new or existing skills in painting & drawing. Practice at your own leisure or just relax in a creative and friendly space. The art club will help you get started and develop your creative talent and art projects. No previous experience necessary.

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Science Festival: 7 April

granton:hub will be at the Science festival! We will be showing the history of the Madelvic car – come and visit us!

Edinburgh Centre for Carbon Innovation, the UK’s leading hub for low carbon ideas, give you the chance to explore new low carbon technologies, vehicles and ideas with a full day event at their award winning, low carbon hub. Explore display stands, new technologies and a series of lectures and discussions looking at how and why electric vehicles are an important part of our future mobility.
11am–5pm | drop-in on Saturday 7 April
Free | Edinburgh Centre for Carbon Innovation

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