BOOKS & ART CLASSES
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FREE ONLINE BOOKS & AUDIO BOOKS
AUDIBLE – FREE TITLES
The audio book platform has made hundreds of its titles free to listen to, from classics such as Pride and Prejudice to Harry Potter there is an interesting selection to choose from. Click here
THE INTERNET ARCHIVE
The Internet Archive offers over 20,000,000 freely downloadable books and texts. There is also a collection of 1.3 million modern eBooks that may be borrowed by anyone with a free archive.org account. Plus thousands of magazines dating back to the 1700’s! Click here
Plus thousands of videos and audio books and poetry: Click here ( https://archive.org/details/audio_bookspoetry )
This is a library of over 60,000 free eBooks. Project Gutenberg eBooks are mostly older literary works. Most were published before 1924, with some published in the decades after. Click here
FREE ONLINE ART LESSONS
From aboriginal art lessons to pencil portraits and still life lessons there is a wonderful variety here to keep your creativity alive! Click here
Why let the children have all the fun?! There’s a fantastic range of art lessons here. For example “Draw Like a Pre-Raphaelite” or “Make an Optical Art Plant Pot”. Click here
ARTIST ACTIVITY PACKS
Stay inspired with these artist created activity packs, featuring contributions from UK artists including Antony Gormley, Sarah Lucas, Gillian Wearing, Idris Khan, Richard Wentworth, Cornelia Parker, Jeremy Deller, Vanley Burke, Mark Wallinger and more.
‘Art is where the home is’ will give you ideas about how to get creative at home. Anyone can have a go – there are no specialist materials required, plus it’s completely FREE to download! Click here
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