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Stained Glass
Enjoy a creative week making stained glass. The first day is spent learning new skills. All ability levels welcome. Good manual dexterity is required
Drawing & Painting Portraits New
David will introduce you to basic techniques in drawing with line and tone and with painting in acrylic paint to achieve likeness and expressive portraits.
Print & Stitch New
During this five-day workshop you will be working with two tutors to explore printmaking and stitch. The first three days will be spent working with Liam to create a range of unique prints Then textile artist Kelly Caesar will take over for the final two days.
Drypoint Etching Techniques
This workshop will teach you how to: select suitable images and reference materials; use etching tools to create your image on an etching plate.
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Flowers, Fruit & Small Creatures New
During this course you will paint fruit and flowers in the Chinese freestyle technique adding a small creature such as an insect, bird or small mammal.
Chinese Landscape with Buildings New
On this course you will paint a Chinese traditional landscape focussing on the water town of Suzhou and surrounding villages with the picturesque houses, canal boats and figures.
Oil Painting Demystified New
For anyone wanting to start painting, oils is a very good place to begin. For many people oil painting is very scary but is actually a very forgiving medium. It is definitely easier than watercolours because in oils, you can paint over your mistakes!
Learn from Cezanne New
We will look at his landscapes and still-life compositions, working with outlines that smudge into the forms and looking at volume created by faceting the shapes.
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Abstract Watercolour
Learn how to compose abstract watercolours directly from your immediate environment. Structured drawing and painting exercises will show you how to rapidly record the abstract bones of a composition.
Journey through Mixed Media
This course is experimental and encourages you to explore the possibilities of combining different surfaces and media, sampling a variety of techniques with guidance.
Botanical illustration
This five day course is aimed at those with a love of plants, flowers, gardens, and the natural world, and a desire to record and illustrate shape, structure, form, colour, and detail.
Moving ahead with Watercolour New
Suitable for watercolourists with some experience, this course will build on and expand the basic repertoire of techniques to include a look at drawing, picture composition and colour harmony.
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Drawing for Contemporary Painting New
Using a range of wet and dry media you will follow procedures designed to help you make strong and dynamic drawings to support a more contemporary approach to impasto painting.
Out of India
The Indian Subcontinent is a rich source of inspiration for both imagery and colour.Through a range of media you will be encouraged to develop a personal response
Life Drawing New
This course will allow students to hone their life-drawing skills through traditional and more experimental methods.
Drawing & painting for the terrified New
Are you terrified of drawing and petrified of painting, but have a secret longing to learn such skills? Richard will guide you through certain processes slowly, gently and step-by-step.
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Lino Cutting Fun
This is a lively, friendly introduction to lino cutting but also suitable for those with some experience. You’ll produce a variety of prints to take home and gain the knowledge and confidence to carry on at home.
For the love of trees & birds New
Somewhere between botanical study and expressive response this course offers an engaging range of artful approaches to the themes
In your own words New
This two-day course will offer the space and stimulation to be creative with words in a relaxed and supportive setting.
Monoprinting with the Gelli plate New
Whether you have no idea what gelli printing is, or have a gelli plate never used it, or would like a refresher of some of the techniques, then you are most welcome on this course.
Last updated November 28th 2019
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