Art courses, classes and workshops across the UK in drawing, painting, sculpture, illustration and encaustic art. Explore working with watercolours, oils, acrylics, pencil, charcoal, wax or use mixed media to create your art! Learn the techniques of life drawing, landscape, still life, sculpture and 'hot wax' art from well experienced art tutors. Art courses are offered for both experienced and complete beginners.
5 miles away from specified location
- Next course on 19th January 2019
Being able to write beautifully is a fantastic skill, whether you want to write lovely cards or pen a letter to someone special or create your own wedding invitations…the list goes on.
Little Artisan Studio is hosting an introduction workshop to guide you through starting to learn the skills of modern calligraphy.
You will get lots of support as workshops are relaxed and friendly, perfect for learning. The emphasis is on having fun and encouraging...
Have you ever been told that you cannot draw? This could be the day for you. We will look at expressive drawing techniques and painting in acrylics of small still life or abstract landscapes. You will be guided through understanding mark making and how to discover your own drawing and painting style. This workshop is for all levels to explore and create. A small canvas and all materials will be provided.
No previous experience necessary....
10 miles away from specified location
- Next course on 26th January 2019
Beginner’s and Intermediate Roses and Daisies – Decorate a Wooden Stool
The content of the course will be to decorate a wooden stool with canal art roses, daisies and gypsy brush strokes using enamel boat paint, sign writer’s brushes and the same traditional techniques used to decorate narrow boats.
If you have an item you would like to paint instead of a stool, bring it along with you! The morning will be painting roses and...
Learn the practical skills and knowledge to construct basic blocks and patterns for a shirt, bodice, skirt, trousers, one piece and two piece dress. You will then create adaptions for three of these. You will also complete design and research units as well as folder work to support your garments.
During the course you will:
measure and record body sizes accurately
use tape measures, rules, curves, right angles and other tools and equipment correctly and...
This ten week tailoring course runs Monday evenings - 6-8pm. Please get in touch for availability on the current course and/or future start dates.
This is a Tailoring and Pattern cutting course taught by an award winning Tailor, Lucinda Holbrook-Hase. Lucinda won the prestigious Tailor Shears award from Savile Row, and has since gone on to teach tailoring.
Lucinda will teach you the skills needed to draft a tailored garment and turn your 2D plan...
IDC is running a series of Workers Educational Association (WEA) sessions for those interested in learning paper craft. This course runs for 10 weeks, please get in touch about availability on the current course and/or future start dates.
You will need to register as a WEA student (nice, easy process).
There will be 10 sessions/classes lasting 2 hours each.
Time: 10 am - 12:00
Tutor: Tara Butler
You will need to register as a WEA...
I focus on different skills each week. The skills range from painting (acrylic, watercolour, oil, gouache, silk), printing, drawing.
These sessions are idea at any level and appeal to those people who would like to try lots of different techniques and styles.
Most of us have dabbled with collage at some time, but take it to an exciting new level with this fail safe workshop! In this taster course, Tania will provide you with everything you need to create a colourful, contemporary collage using the simplest of materials. You will learn how to transfer a design onto canvas, select your colour palette and apply your materials for the best results. Subject-matter is provided, but be warned, the...
**New** for 2018! This course is aimed at competent makers or those who have already sampled Tania's Mixed Media Taster Workshop and become newly addicted to the technique! Tania will provide you with everything you need to create a colourful, contemporary collage using the simplest of materials. You will be guided through scaling up a design of your choice onto a satisfyingly large canvas, selecting your colour palette and applying your materials for the best...