Online activities

We’re delighted to share a new programme of online activities for children and adults to enjoy at home. We’ve love to see your creations and hear about your creative experiences at home so please share them on social media using #WeAreNEA.

We’ll be updating activities weekly so make sure to check in here regularly for more updates. Meantime, scroll down and get creative!

Dance

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Join our Saturday Dance teacher, Hayley MacDonald in some fun dancing games. Get all your family involved and have fun!

Dancing with Dice (family-friendly)

Read instructions here

Watch the video tutorial

Body Part Dance Game (family-friendly)

Crafts

A Stitch in Time (Adults, 16+)

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Our sewing group, led by artist Jessica Howarth, has now moved online. If you’re interested in staying in touch with your fellow stitchers or keen to learn more about sewing, you’re welcome to join our Facebook group where we’ll be sharing online ideas and resources to keep you creative during the lockdown.

You can also explore different creative activties put together by Jess as part of Table Kitchen Projects.

Grow your own food

Cut and Come again part 1

Over the next month our Garden Artist-in-Residence Natalie Taylor will be posting beautifully illustrated instructions on how to easily grow your own lettuce from seed on the windowsill.

Online yoga classes

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Join Stephanie Knight, a Hatha yoga teacher, for an online general -level yoga class on Saturday mornings throughout the next few weeks.

This online class is suitable for everyone, and it will include prāṇāyāma [breath exercise], āsana [Yoga postures], relaxation and a guided meditation.

When: Saturdays, 10.30am – 12pm
This class will be streamed via Zoom so please make sure you download this free application on your device prior to the start of the class.
Email admin@northedinburgharts.co.uk for more details and to book your place