Arts & Crafts

Arts and crafts

We provide an extensive range of both art and craft based activities throughout Fife. With our experienced tutors, whether you are a beginner or looking to expand on your skills, there is a class for you.

Our classes cover the following: Art, sewing, dressmaking, jewellery making, soap making, glass painting, woodwork, pottery, digital photography and flower arranging. Our classes are open to juniors and/or adults.

Adult art classes

We offer classes in Life Drawing, Painting and Drawing for all abilities. You can use materials such as oils, watercolours, acrylics, charcoal etc.. Whilst working on your project, our tutor will offer guidance and practical advice to help you improve your artistic talents.

Junior art classes

Explore new ideas and the world around them. Discover how things work by practical hands on fun and develop essential skills including concentration, sharing and making friends.

Sewing/dress making

No matter what level of ability, our tutor will show you how to use patterns and assemble items of clothing. You will be using sewing machines and hand-stitching also!

Adult pottery

At our classes our tutor will encourage you to make individual pottery pieces.You will be manually shaping clay and, on occasion, using the potter's wheel.

Junior pottery

Classes for beginners or who have already gained some experience and skill. Our tutor will guide children through the basics and then onto more intricate work.

Digital photography

This course will provide a basic understanding of the functions, uses and capabilities of a digital camera. Included in the course are portraiture and landscapes. This course enables participants to develop their skills using a digital camera, gaining basic skills and knowledge to be able to take good digital photographs and develop competence in using the computer software to store, manipulate and print photographs.

Other arts & crafts

  • Crochet
  • Embroidery
  • Flower Arranging
  • Silver Jewellery
  • Stained Glass
  • Upholstery
  • Woodturning

Community Use activities are subject to availability, please check with your local Community Use venue or email enquiries.communityuse@fife.gov.uk. You can also follow us on facebook for the latest updates.

Arts and Crafts Classes and Courses

  • Art Course

    Painting & Drawing 18yrs+ Suitable for all levels. A variety of mediums and materials to create pictures of still and life models. Charcoal, water colours and acrylic paint will be used to encourage learners to be creative.
    Age group: Adult • Day: Thursday • Time: 18:30 - 20:30 • Cost: Adult 2hr £8.00;

    Classes will take place from 09 November 2023 to 18 April 2024
    Dunfermline High Community Use, Jennie Rennies Road, Dunfermline, KY11 3BQ

    communityuse.dunfermline@fife.gov.uk
    01383 602348
  • Art Course

    Aimed at all primary School kids from P1 to P7 this relaxed and enjoyable Art class works with a variety of reclaimed and recycled materials to produce everything from Dream catchers to Pen holders and many more creative ideas between. No wonder it remains so popular
    Age group: Junior; • Day: Monday;Tuesday;Wednesday;Friday; • Time: 15.15 - 16.15 • Cost: Junior 1hr £3.80;

    Classes will take place from 04 January 2024 to 31 March 2024
    Kennoway Primary School Community Use, Langside Crescent Kennoway Leven Fife KY8 5LW

    communityuse.kennoway@fife.gov.uk
    01334 659352
  • Art Course

    A little more structured than our other Art class this is aimed from P3 upwards. Using charcoal, pastels and paint we learn about Texture and composition in a friendly informal and informative session with a focus on creating artwork using a range of techniques and materials over the course of a term.
    Age group: Junior; • Day: Thursday; • Time: 15.15 - 16.15 • Cost: Junior 1hr £3.80;

    Classes will take place from 04 January 2024 to 31 March 2024
    Kennoway Primary School Community Use, Langside Crescent Kennoway Leven Fife KY8 5LW

    communityuse.kennoway@fife.gov.uk
    01334 659352
  • Art Course

    6yrs+
    Age group: Junior; • Day: Monday; • Time: 1600-1730 • Cost: Junior 1.5hr £4.75;

    Classes will take place from 17 April 2023 to 25 March 2024
    Lomond Centre,Woodside Way,Glenrothes, KY7 5RA

    glenrothes.halls-centres@fife.gov.uk
    01592 583473
  • Art Course

    Mixed Media Art
    Age group: Adult; • Day: Wednesday; • Time: 1100-1300 • Cost: Adult 2hr £8.00;

    Classes will take place from 19 April 2023 to 27 March 2024
    Lomond Centre,Woodside Way,Glenrothes, KY7 5RA

    glenrothes.halls-centres@fife.gov.uk
    01592 583473
  • Art Course

    Portrait Art
    Age group: Adult; • Day: Wednesday; • Time: 1330-1530 • Cost: Adult 2hr £8.00;

    Classes will take place from 19 April 2023 to 27 March 2024
    Lomond Centre,Woodside Way,Glenrothes, KY7 5RA

    glenrothes.halls-centres@fife.gov.uk
    01592 583473
  • Art Course

    6yrs+
    Age group: Junior; • Day: Friday; • Time: 1530-1700 • Cost: Junior 1.5hr £4.75;

    Classes will take place from 21 April 2023 to 29 March 2024
    Lomond Centre,Woodside Way,Glenrothes, KY7 5RA

    glenrothes.halls-centres@fife.gov.uk
    01592 583473
  • Art Course

    6yrs+
    Age group: Junior; • Day: Friday; • Time: 1700-1830 • Cost: Junior 1.5hr £4.75;

    Classes will take place from 21 April 2023 to 29 March 2024
    Lomond Centre,Woodside Way,Glenrothes, KY7 5RA

    glenrothes.halls-centres@fife.gov.uk
    01592 583473
  • Art Course

    6yrs+
    Age group: Junior; • Day: Saturday; • Time: 1000-1100 • Cost: Junior 1hr £3.80;

    Classes will take place from 22 April 2023 to 30 March 2024
    Lomond Centre,Woodside Way,Glenrothes, KY7 5RA

    glenrothes.halls-centres@fife.gov.uk
    01592 583473
  • Art Course

    Painting & Drawing 18yrs+ Suitable for all levels. A variety of mediums and materials to create pictures of still and life models. Charcoal, water colours and acrylic paint will be used to encourage learners to be creative.
    Age group: Adult; • Day: Tuesday; • Time: 1900 - 2100 • Cost: Adult 2hr £8.00;

    Classes will take place from 15 August 2023 to 26 March 2024
    Queen Anne High School Community Use,Broomhead Park Dunfermline Fife KY12 0PQ

    CommunityUse.QueenAnne@fife.gov.uk
    01383 602351
  • Art Course

    Painting & Drawing classes suitable for age 18yrs+
    Age group: Adult; • Day: Tuesday; • Time: 1000 - 1200 • Cost: Adult 2hr £8.00;

    Classes will take place from 15 August 2023 to 26 March 2024
    Townhill Community Centre, 122 Main Street, Townhill, Dunfermline KY12 0EN

    CommunityUse.QueenAnne@fife.gov.uk
    01383 602351
  • Art Course

    Junior Art Class for 5 years plus
    Age group: Junior; • Day: Monday; • Time: 18:30-19:30 • Cost: Junior 1hr £3.80;

    Classes will take place from 22 January 2024 to 11 March 2024
    Waid Community Use Campus St Andrews Road Anstruther Fife KY10 3GY

    communityuse.waid@fife.gov.uk
    01334 659355
  • Art Course

    Arts and crafts for children aged 8 years plus
    Age group: Junior; • Day: Thursday; • Time: 18:00-19:30 • Cost: Junior 1.5hr £4.75;

    Classes will take place from 20 April 2023 to 28 March 2024
    Windmill Community Campus, Windmill Road, Kirkcaldy, Fife KY1 3AL

    windmillcc@fife.gov.uk
    01592 583408
  • Crochet

    Suitable for everyone from 16+ and for all levels from beginners to advanced. Bring your own project.
    Age group: Adult; • Day: Tuesday; • Time: 18:00-20:00 • Cost: Adult 2hr £8.00;

    Classes will take place from 18 April 2023 to 26 March 2024
    Windmill Community Campus, Windmill Road, Kirkcaldy, Fife KY1 3AL

    windmillcc@fife.gov.uk
    01592 583408
  • Digital Photography

    Digital Photography for Beginners, age 16+
    Age group: Adult; • Day: Monday; • Time: 18:30-20:00 • Cost: Adult 1.5hr £6.70;

    Classes will take place from 21 August 2023 to 25 March 2024
    Dunfermline High Community Use, Jennie Rennies Road, Dunfermline, KY11 3BQ

    communityuse.dunfermline@fife.gov.uk
    01383 602348
  • Digital Photography

    Digital Photography for Beginners, age 16+
    Age group: Adult; • Day: Tuesday; • Time: 18:00-19:30 • Cost: Adult 1.5hr £6.70;

    Classes will take place from 18 April 2023 to 26 March 2024
    Windmill Community Campus, Windmill Road, Kirkcaldy, Fife KY1 3AL

    windmillcc@fife.gov.uk
    01592 583408
  • Digital Photography

    Digital Photography for Improvers, age 16+
    Age group: Adult; • Day: Tuesday; • Time: 19:30-21:00 • Cost: Adult 1.5hr £6.70;

    Classes will take place from 18 April 2023 to 26 March 2024
    Windmill Community Campus, Windmill Road, Kirkcaldy, Fife KY1 3AL

    windmillcc@fife.gov.uk
    01592 583408
  • Embroidery

    Runs term time throughout the year
    Age group: Adult; • Day: Monday; • Time: 19:00-21:00 • Cost: Adult 2hr £8.00;

    Classes will take place from 17 April 2023 to 25 March 2024
    Glenwood High School Community Use, South Parks Road, Glenrothes, Fife KY6 1JX

    communityuse.glenwood@fife.gov.uk
    01592 583491
  • Flower Arranging Course

    Improver Level - 18yrs+
    Age group: Adult; • Day: Monday; • Time: 1900 - 2100 • Cost: Adult 2hr £8.00;

    Classes will take place from 25 September 2023 to 25 March 2024
    Queen Anne High School Community Use,Broomhead Park Dunfermline Fife KY12 0PQ

    CommunityUse.QueenAnne@fife.gov.uk
    01383 602351
  • Flower Arranging Course

    Beginner/Improver Level - 18yrs+
    Age group: Adult; • Day: Thursday; • Time: 1900 - 2100 • Cost: Adult 2hr £8.00;

    Classes will take place from 28 September 2023 to 28 March 2024
    Queen Anne High School Community Use,Broomhead Park Dunfermline Fife KY12 0PQ

    CommunityUse.QueenAnne@fife.gov.uk
    01383 602351
  • Flower Arranging Course

    Beginner/Improver Level - 18yrs+
    Age group: Adult; • Day: Tuesday; • Time: 1400 - 1600 • Cost: Adult 2hr £8.00;

    Classes will take place from 26 September 2023 to 28 March 2024
    Townhill Community Centre, 122 Main Street, Townhill, Dunfermline KY12 0EN

    CommunityUse.QueenAnne@fife.gov.uk
    01383 602351
  • Pottery Course

    Come along and learn how to craft clay into something special. There is currently a waiting list for this class.
    Age group: Adult; • Day: Monday; • Time: 19:00 - 21:00 • Cost: Adult 2hr £8.00;

    Classes will take place from 15 January 2024 to 25 March 2024
    Madras College Community Use, Bell Brae, St Andrews, Fife KY16 9BY

    communityuse.madras@fife.gov.uk
    01334 659354
  • Pottery Course

    Junior Pottery for Children 7 years plus only
    Age group: Junior; • Day: Tuesday; • Time: 18:00-19:00 • Cost: Junior 1hr £3.80;

    Classes will take place from 09 January 2024 to 26 March 2024
    Waid Community Use Campus St Andrews Road Anstruther Fife KY10 3GY

    communityuse.waid@fife.gov.uk
    01334 659355
  • Pottery Course

    Adult Pottery Class - 18 years plus
    Age group: Adult; • Day: Tuesday; • Time: 19:15-21:15 • Cost: Adult 2hr £8.00;

    Classes will take place from 09 January 2024 to 26 March 2024
    Waid Community Use Campus St Andrews Road Anstruther Fife KY10 3GY

    communityuse.waid@fife.gov.uk
    01334 659355
  • Pottery Course

    Junior Pottery class for children 7 years plus
    Age group: Junior; • Day: Thursday; • Time: 18:00-19:00 • Cost: Junior 1hr £3.80;

    Classes will take place from 11 January 2024 to 28 March 2024
    Waid Community Use Campus St Andrews Road Anstruther Fife KY10 3GY

    communityuse.waid@fife.gov.uk
    01334 659355
  • Pottery Course

    Adult Pottery Class - 18 years plus
    Age group: Adult; • Day: Thursday; • Time: 19:15-21:15 • Cost: Adult 2hr £8.00;

    Classes will take place from 11 January 2024 to 28 March 2024
    Waid Community Use Campus St Andrews Road Anstruther Fife KY10 3GY

    communityuse.waid@fife.gov.uk
    01334 659355
  • Sewing

    Sewing - Learn how to sew, improve your dressmaking skills. Adults
    Age group: Adult; • Day: Wednesday; • Time: 18:00-20:00 • Cost: Adult 2hr £8.00;

    Classes will take place from 19 April 2023 to 27 March 2024
    Balwearie High School Community Use, Balwearie Gardens, Kirkcaldy, Fife KY2 5LY

    communityuse.kirkcaldy@fife.gov.uk
    01592 583490
  • Sewing

    Sewing class suitable for everyone from age 16+ and all levels from beginner to advanced. Bring your own project.
    Age group: Adult; • Day: Tuesday; • Time: 18:00-20:00 • Cost: Adult 2hr £8.00;

    Classes will take place from 18 April 2023 to 26 March 2024
    Windmill Community Campus, Windmill Road, Kirkcaldy, Fife KY1 3AL

    windmillcc@fife.gov.uk
    01592 583408
  • Silver Jewellery

    18yrs+ Suitable for all levels. Students will learn to use equipment confidently and safely in a friendly environment. Each student will progress at their own level whilst working on each project. There is a small additional cost for silver used in each project.
    Age group: Adult; • Day: Tuesday; • Time: 1830 - 2030 • Cost: Adult 2hr £8.00;

    Classes will take place from 15 August 2023 to 26 March 2024
    Queen Anne High School Community Use,Broomhead Park Dunfermline Fife KY12 0PQ

    CommunityUse.QueenAnne@fife.gov.uk
    01383 602351
  • Silver Jewellery

    18yrs+ Suitable for all levels. Students will learn to use equipment confidently and safely in a friendly environment. Each student will progress at their own level whilst working on each project. There is a small additional cost for silver used in each project.
    Age group: Adult; • Day: Wednesday; • Time: 1830 - 2030 • Cost: Adult 2hr £8.00;

    Classes will take place from 16 August 2023 to 27 March 2024
    Queen Anne High School Community Use,Broomhead Park Dunfermline Fife KY12 0PQ

    CommunityUse.QueenAnne@fife.gov.uk
    01383 602351
  • Silver Jewellery

    18yrs+ Suitable for all levels. Students will learn to use equipment confidently and safely in a friendly environment. Each student will progress at their own level whilst working on each project. There is a small additional cost for silver used within each project.
    Age group: Adult; • Day: Thursday; • Time: 1830 - 2030 • Cost: Adult 2hr £8.00;

    Classes will take place from 17 August 2023 to 28 March 2024
    Queen Anne High School Community Use,Broomhead Park Dunfermline Fife KY12 0PQ

    CommunityUse.QueenAnne@fife.gov.uk
    01383 602351
  • Stained Glass Course

    Come along and try out the art of Stained glass.
    Age group: Adult; • Day: Tuesday; • Time: 18:15 - 20:45 • Cost: £9.30 per class;

    Classes will take place from 09 January 2024 to 26 March 2024
    Madras College Community Use, Bell Brae, St Andrews, Fife KY16 9BY

    communityuse.madras@fife.gov.uk
    01334 659354
  • Stained Glass Course

    18yrs+ Suitable for all levels. Everyone welcome! Foil based stained glass painting class.
    Age group: Adult; • Day: Thursday; • Time: 1830 - 2030 • Cost: Adult 2hr £8.00;

    Classes will take place from 17 August 2023 to 28 March 2024
    Queen Anne High School Community Use,Broomhead Park Dunfermline Fife KY12 0PQ

    CommunityUse.QueenAnne@fife.gov.uk
    01383 602351
  • Textiles Course

    Dressmaking Club suitable for adults 18yrs+ An experienced tutor is on hand to to offer advice and tips as you work on patterns of your choice in a friendly environment. This class is not suitable for complete beginner level as some sewing machine knowledge is required.
    Age group: Adult; • Day: Saturday; • Time: 1030 - 1230 • Cost: Adult 2hr £8.00;

    Classes will take place from 19 August 2023 to 30 March 2024
    Queen Anne High School Community Use,Broomhead Park Dunfermline Fife KY12 0PQ

    CommunityUse.QueenAnne@fife.gov.uk
    01383 602351
  • Upholstery

    Adult 18yrs+ Suitable for all levels. Everyone welcome! Learn how to use upholstery tools confidently and safely whilst working on your own project. Class projects will include drop in seats, dining room chaise, stools. Returing students will be encouraged to work on more challenging projects. A small additional charge will be made at the end of each project for material used.
    Age group: Adult; • Day: Tuesday; • Time: 1830 - 2030 • Cost: Adult 2hr £8.00;

    Classes will take place from 15 August 2023 to 28 March 2024
    Queen Anne High School Community Use,Broomhead Park Dunfermline Fife KY12 0PQ

    CommunityUse.QueenAnne@fife.gov.uk
    01383 602351
  • Upholstery

    Adult 18yrs+ Suitable for all levels. Everyone welcome! Learn how to use upholstery tools confidently and safely whilst working on your own project. Class projects will include drop in seats, dining room chaise, stools. Returing students will be encouraged to work on more challenging projects. A small additional charge will be made at the end of each project for material used.
    Age group: Adult; • Day: Thursday; • Time: 1830 - 2030 • Cost: Adult 2hr £8.00;

    Classes will take place from 17 August 2023 to 28 March 2024
    Queen Anne High School Community Use,Broomhead Park Dunfermline Fife KY12 0PQ

    CommunityUse.QueenAnne@fife.gov.uk
    01383 602351
  • Woodturning Course

    Age 16 years+
    Age group: Adult; • Day: Thursday; • Time: 1830-2000 • Cost: Adult 2hr £8.00;

    Classes will take place from 04 January 2024 to 28 March 2024
    Beath High Community Use, Foulford Road, Cowdenebeath, KY4 9BH

    communityuse.beath@fife.gov.uk
    01383 602346
  • Woodturning Course

    Age 16 years+
    Age group: Adult; • Day: Thursday; • Time: 2000-2130 • Cost: Adult 2hr £8.00;

    Classes will take place from 04 January 2024 to 28 March 2024
    Beath High Community Use, Foulford Road, Cowdenebeath, KY4 9BH

    communityuse.beath@fife.gov.uk
    01383 602346
  • Woodturning Course

    Age 16 years+
    Age group: Adult; • Day: Wednesday; • Time: 1830-2000 • Cost: Adult 2hr £8.00;

    Classes will take place from 10 January 2024 to 27 March 2024
    Beath High Community Use, Foulford Road, Cowdenebeath, KY4 9BH

    communityuse.beath@fife.gov.uk
    01383 602346
  • Woodturning Course

    Age 16 years+
    Age group: Adult; • Day: Wednesday; • Time: 2000-2130 • Cost: Adult 2hr £8.00;

    Classes will take place from 10 January 2024 to 27 March 2024
    Beath High Community Use, Foulford Road, Cowdenebeath, KY4 9BH

    communityuse.beath@fife.gov.uk
    01383 602346
  • Woodturning Course

    Age 16+
    Age group: Adult; • Day: Wednesday;Thursday; • Time: 18:30-20:00 • Cost: Adult 2hr £7.70;

    Classes will take place from 19 April 2023 to 28 March 2024
    Beath High Community Use, Foulford Road, Cowdenebeath, KY4 9BH

    communityuse.beath@fife.gov.uk
    01383 602346
  • Woodturning Course

    Age 16+
    Age group: Adult; • Day: Wednesday;Thursday; • Time: 20:00-21:30 • Cost: Adult 2hr £7.70;

    Classes will take place from 19 April 2023 to 28 March 2024
    Beath High Community Use, Foulford Road, Cowdenebeath, KY4 9BH

    communityuse.beath@fife.gov.uk
    01383 602346
  • Yoga for All

    Age 16 years+
    Age group: Adult; • Day: Wednesday; • Time: 18:00-19:00 • Cost: Adult 1 hour £5.40

    Classes will take place from 10 January 2024 to 31 January 2024
    Beath High Community Use, Foulford Road, Cowdenebeath, KY4 9BH

    communityuse.beath@fife.gov.uk
    01383 602346
  • Junior Netball

    P4 upwards
    Age group: Junior; • Day: Monday; • Time: 17:45 - 18:30 • Cost: Junior 1hr £3.80;

    Classes will take place from 22 January 2024 to 25 March 2024
    Madras College Community Use, Bell Brae, St Andrews, Fife KY16 9BY

    communityuse.madras@fife.gov.uk
    01334 659354