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.
Have you ever been tempted to try painting in acrylics but not sure where to start? Are you struggling to get the best out of your acrylic paints or do you want to explore a more varied approach to using them?
Acrylics for beginners is a structured 2 day course, guiding you through techniques and teaching you the best practice for using this exciting and versatile medium. From mixing colours to paint application and mark...
- Next course on 10th September 2019
We have been running our warm and friendly art class in Harrogate for the last three years.
The Summer term 2019 starts on Tuesday 30th April and runs for 12 weeks.
There is a morning class 10-1pm and and afternoon class 1.30-4.30pm. The class is a taught course and is run by two qualified teachers. The course includes drawing, pastels, watercolour and acrylics. The course is suitable from complete beginners to intermediate level students.
Why not come along and try your hand at oil painting or perhaps you already paint in oils and would like to move on to the next level.
Our expert tutor will guide you through all the materials you need and demonstrate and teach the techniques required to get the best results and enjoyment out of this wonderful medium. Using the safest possible modern materials you will learn traditional and contemporary oil painting techniques.
Come and join this fabulous printmaking workshop with Cheryl Manderston.
Discover linocut printing with this relief printmaking technique. Learn how to design, cut, carve and print your own design onto lino.
This is a relaxing process, producing clear prints and the stamps can be reused again.
Get in touch to book.
Half day calligraphy workshops at my home near Ely, Cambs, all script including 'modern' pointed pen calligraphy, suitable for all levels from beginner to advanced, flexible dates, approximately fortnightly, no commitment beyond each workshop.
Small groups of 3-6.
Individual tuition with plenty of demonstration. Well-known professional calligrapher, fellow of the Calligraphy & Lettering Arts Society and the Society of Scribes & Illuminators. You can learn a script of your choice, experiment with scripts and work...
Hi my name is Lucky and I have been teaching art for 18 yrs.
I teach from the ages of 4 yrs old up to 18 yrs.
The children do a lot of sculpture in clay, ceramics, the wheel and they learn about drawing, shading, painting, lino cutting, mono printing, papier maché, collaging and much more.
I have had some of my students up to 14 yrs now, so I have to come up with...
Create a full colour linocut print using the reduction method (each print created from one piece of lino) using your own ideas and designs.
This informative and friendly course will introduce you to the process of making full colour linocuts, by hand without a press, using the reduction method.
You will learn how to turn your ideas into a design drawing appropriate for print and will work on a single piece of lino per image,...
The ColourWheel Art courses are held in the fantastic new venue of The Nancy Potter House in Topsham. There is a 2 hour evening class on Wednesdays to fit in with student’s schedules.
ColourWheel art classes for adults are part-time and have been designed for beginners and improvers. Drawing inspiration from nature and the rich colour wheel of life we will teach you the techniques you need to produce beautiful works of art. If you...
ColourWheel art classes for adults are part-time and have been designed for beginners and improvers. Drawing inspiration from nature and the rich colour wheel of life we will teach you the techniques you need to produce beautiful works of art. If you think you can’t draw you‘re wrong, you just need to be shown how. Giving you the right tools and skills you will be on your way to producing work you never thought you...
Pastels create soft fur, velvety noses and expressive eyes in realistic or more vibrant, semi-figurative styles. Landscapes and flowers come to life. These workshops are small groups of up to 6.
In this 3 hour workshop you will:
– experiment with different papers and pastels to find out which ones work for you
– learn how to use the many different tools available to pastel artists
– develop the skills of blocking in, layering...