PRACTICEXPERIMENT is artist-educator Dr Puy Soden’s new programme of events to enable more people to access experimental, process-led art-making. These day workshops are for anyone looking to learn about art-making processes and to experiment with materials and methods in a fun, supportive space.
There are four different workshops that repeat and alternate on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays in August 2021. Each workshop focuses on the 'how' of art-making, and encourages participants to test methods and materials which are new to their practice. This listing is for the third in the series: PAINT.
The PAINT workshop continues the focus on the methods and the materials of art-making. The day will start with an introduction to the many different ways of making paint, and progress through various processes of paint application beyond the conventional use of a brush. Context: the methods of the painters working in New York in the 1950s who became grouped under the term Abstract Expressionism.
Cancellation and a full refund can be obtained up to 4 weeks before the course starts. Start dates may be amended on request.
The workshops run from 10am to 3pm and cost £58 per person per day. Materials are provided as well as safety equipment when appropriate (gloves, goggles, dust masks). The venue is a town-centre location. Unfortunately, due to Covid 19 protocol, refreshments cannot be provided. However, there are plenty of places nearby to buy food and drink.
COVID-19 distancing and sanitisation procedures in place.
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