Winter is around the corner, with college and school vacations about to begin. So, have you planned anything creative yet, or is it the usual — getting into a cosy blanket, watching your favourite sitcoms and a hot cup of coffee? Well, all this is passe! This season, why not do something cool. How about getting yourself enrolled in a winter workshop and learning something new. From dance, candle-making to culinary teaching, there are a wide variety of courses to choose from in the city. Here, we list out five options for you.
While almost everyone around you are being lazy, step out of your house, warm up your body and learn some hip hop, Bollywood and house dance in 12 classes. Full of energy, these classes take place only on the weekends.
Where: Urban Dance Center, Aadyant Global School, Vasant Kunj and Club Florence, Sector 56, Gurgaon
Batches start: November 12
Your urge to turn chocolate chef could well end here. Learn and send self-made chocolates to your loved ones this festive season. The teachers here specialise in more than 10 types of chocolates. The course is one day long with hands on training.
Where: MasterChef.in, B 229, Phase-1, Ashok Vihar
Batches start: Customised for students
Have a sweet tooth? Love munching on anything that is sweet? This winter, make it yourself! Learn how to make different types of cakes, cupcakes, breads, pies and tarts in a span of just one to three days.
Where: Rupali’s Cake Craft and Culinary Arts, C-632, Sushant Lok 1, Gurgaon
Batches start: November 7
If photography is your passion, then enroll yourself in this three-month-long basic course to learn all about the art of clicking perfect pictures. The basic photography course is specially designed for amateurs, who are 14 years and above. Here, you can learn all about your camera and how to develop the right approach to clicking. The course is conducted only over weekends.
Where: Raghu Rai Center For Photography, Near Pathways World School, Gurgaon, Haryana
Batches start: Last date of enrolling — October 31
This Diwali, brighten up your homes with self made candles. You can enroll in the one day workshops for candle-making here.
Where: Craft and Social Development Organisation, E-61, first floor, Lajpat Nagar 2
Batches start: Throughout the year (10am to 1pm and 2pm to 5pm)