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Drawing courses, classes and workshops taught all across the UK. Learn drawing techniques with experienced tutors of life drawing, landscapes, still life, pencil, charcoal and discover the joy of being creative with just a sketchbook! Courses are offered for both experienced and budding beginner artists. Would you like to learn how to draw? Come and join a drawing course, workshop or group and be inspired by expert drawing tuition as well as like-minded company.

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Next course on 18th March 2017
Helen Hallows is a mixed media landscape artist whose work captures the seasons and her connection to nature. This one day workshop is an introduction to creating mixed media sketchbooks as a place to explore and record your creative journey inspired by the season. Helen gives demonstrations in how she prepares her sketchbook ready for drawing and the different ways that she uses to record the shapes and patterns of the environment. Suitable of those...
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Next course on 25th February 2017
ARTY PARTY BREAKS Learn to Paint in a Weekend! At The Flackley Ash Hotel in RYE Full board, 2 days lessons plus all materials only £225pp If you would like to just join us for the day, including lunch is £65pp one day or £120 two days (no stay) The art course is for beginners or intermediates in watercolour painting. You will be shown from scratch how to stretch paper, apply paint, mix colour and...
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The Art Workshop can be tailored around your stay at Pengwernydd. Non residents are very welcome. Enjoy an art workshop or painting holiday with me, Anita Woods, during a self catering holiday or short break here at our farm set in the tranquil and inspiring landscape of the Cambrian Mountains. This is the path to a new creative you. Our customers return time and time again. The workshops are ideal for relaxation and wellbeing or...
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Next course on 15th July 2017
Helen Hallows is a mixed media landscape artist based in the Midlands. Her work expresses a deep connection to nature and she enjoys the solace that time in nature brings. Helen has been running popular one day workshops for over five years and now offers an opportunity to join her for a soul nurturing creative experience where she will share her mixed media techniques for you to develop your work. Join Helen Hallows Studio for...
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Next course on 10th March 2017
A three day course exploring the philosophy and practice of labyrinths ... Learn the art of labyrinth design and construction. Construct labyrinths including the classical seven circuit 'Cretan' and Chartres Labyrinth using compasses and straight-edge. Develop an understanding and appreciation of labyrinth forms - ancient and modern - from around the world: how, why, and for whom are they made? What is their significance and symbolism and why the contemporary resurgence of interest in labyrinths?...
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Next course on 24th April 2017
The classes run termly on a Tuesday evening 6.30-9.00 or Wednesday 4.30-6.30. They are aimed at beginners and intermediates who would like to gain confidence to create their own artwork and those who want to gain new skills. Beginners will have an introduction to a range of different materials, disciplines and styles in art history. Intermediates will be encouraged to develop their skills and explore project based work. Materials and methods offered include drawing, painting,...
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Next course on 7th February 2017
This is a monthly session where a range of drawing techniques are explored with the aims of: *developing confidence and creativity *challenging how we observe what is before us *challenging how we represent what is before us *exploring a range of media *developing mark making techniques *looking at the work of other artists for inspiration and techniques These sessions are booked individually and are stand alone sessions so you can attend all or any that...
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Next course on 13th May 2017
This one day workshop is suitable for complete beginners or for those wanting to refresh their mount cutting skills. Cutting your own mounts allows you to use standard size frames and recycle existing ones - save a fortune on framing costs and get those pictures out of the drawer and onto your walls. Perfect for painters, crafters, photographers, calligraphers, textile artists, in fact anyone wanting to make their pictures/textiles look their best. Excellent presentation makes...
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4 x 3hour workshops. This is a beginners course, you will learn how to draw in a relaxed, friendly atmosphere. Starting from basics to drawing a portrait by workshop 4. Only four people maximum, so booking is essential and a deposit of £5 secures your place.. Flexible dates and times to suit you.
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Next course on 13th February 2017
This is a complete beginners' class. Maybe you've always wanted to learn to draw or just get some tips to improve your drawing skills then this could be what you've been looking for. Lots of people have a slight fear about drawing usually brought on from bad school memories, well fear no more as this is a relaxed way to gain confidence in your drawing skills with some simple tips and techniques to show you...