Peer Learning Taster Workshops

During Connect the Dots Festival we are delivering an all-day taster workshop allowing attendees to drop in and have a go at some of the skills we have been developing as part of the Catalyst: Festival of Creativity workshops.

  • Age: 16+
  • Level: Beginner
  • Time/Date: Saturday 19th November, 10am-5pm
  • Venue: DINA, Cambridge St, Sheffield, S1 4HP
  • Cost: Free – just drop in

Please note: this workshop is for women and girls only.

We will have a number of stations set up for you to try out or practice various techniques including:

  • DJing
  • Sonification/Data Music
  • Live Looping & Effects Pedals
  • Synth Patching
  • Sound Recording
  • Performing Live with Ableton
  • Live Coding with TidalCycles
  • Machine Listening

Come along to find out more and learn something new!

This event is organised by Lucy Cheesman (Sheffield Hallam University/YSWN Sheffield) and Amy Beeston (University of Sheffield/YSWN Sheffield). For any additional information on this workshop or any other of our Catalyst: Festival of Creativity events, please contact us on