ARTISTIC residents are being encouraged to get involved in Bromsgrove workshops which have places available.

Avoncroft Arts Society has mid term vacancies in its weekly adult classes, and are welcoming new members.

Among the classes available from the week beginning March 25 are watercolour painting for improvers, held on Mondays between 7-9pm, and pottery for beginners and improvers, held on Wednesdays between 10am-noon.

There are also vacancies for the Friday courses including watercolour for beginners, held between 10am-noon and again between 1-3pm, and the computer art course which runs between 1.30-4pm.

All the courses are held at the society’s home, Avoncroft Arts Centre in Redditch Road, Stoke Heath.

Anyone interested in applying to join a course is asked to email or call 01527 833829.

For more details see the society’s website