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Digital Media Workshops

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Fourways2

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There’s more to digital life than Facebook or Instagram! A series of fun, free, digital media taster sessions and creative workshops will be held in Amble to help people improve their digital skills and encourage the use of familiar technology in more creative ways.

Smartphonography 01 – composition tricks and creative techniques for your phone camera. With photography trainer and Northumberland Camera Club leader Ivor Rackham. March 7th 7-8pm

Smartphonography 02 – composition tricks and creative techniques for your phone camera. With photography trainer and Northumberland Camera Club leader Ivor Rackham. March 14th 7-8pm

Amble Code Club Suitable for young people aged 9-13. Join our Code Club and learn the basics of coding using Scratch and Python. Beginners welcome. All equipment provided. March 21st + 28th, May 2nd, 9th + 30th, June 6th 6-7pm

Children’s coding and digital making 01 – Using Scratch, Lego, robots & Raspberry Pi’s. Suitable for age 9+ including parents. Afternoon workshop with Mike Dowman. All equipment provided. April 4th 2-3pm

Children’s coding and digital making 02 – Using Scratch, Lego, robots & Raspberry Pi’s. Suitable for age 9+ including parents. Afternoon workshop with Mike Dowman. All equipment provided. April 11th 2-3pm

Music making using Garageband 01 – For all ages and abilities. Bring an iphone or ipad if you have one. With musician Graham Raine. April 18th 7-8pm

Music making using Garageband 02 For all ages and abilities. Bring an iphone or ipad if you have one. With musician Graham Raine. April 25th 7-8pm

Stay Safe Online! How do you know if a website is safe? How can you buy on the Internet without getting ripped off? Surf the Web risk free and find out the answers to these questions and more with eCommerce expert Laura Mathieson. May 16th 7-8pm

Sell Your Stuff Online - Where is the best place to sell your unwanted items? How can you get the best price - and make sure you are paid? Find out useful hints and tips on selling online and how to showcase them to make the most money. With Laura Mathieson. May 23rd 7-8pm

What Apps? – suggestions for cool, useful and must-have apps for adults and children. June 13th 6-7pm

Video making 01 – tips from local documentary filmmaker Alan Fentiman on using your smartphone to make better videos. June 20th 6-7pm

Video making 02 – tips from local documentary filmmaker Alan Fentiman on using your smartphone to make better videos. June 27th 6-7pm

Adults’ coding and digital making – get to grips with basic programming concepts using Scratch and programmable Lego. Perfect intro for Mums, Dads, teachers or any interested adult. No experience necessary. All equipment provided. July 4th 6-7pm

Advice on creating a blog or setting up a website using WordPress. Plus tips on raising your profile using social media, and writing for the web. Perfect for small businesses or individuals. With Adrian Mahoney. July 11th 7-8pm


FAQs

Are there ID or minimum age requirements to enter the event?

Workshops are suitable for anyone over the age of 9.

What can I bring into the event?

If you have a smartphone or tablet, you are encouraged to bring it along.

How can I contact the organizer with any questions?

Please email Anna Williams: anna@ambledevelopmenttrust.org.uk or ring 01665 712929

Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?

No

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