Cromarty Arts Trust
Contact Name: Georgia Macleod
Telephone: 01381 600354
19 Bank Street
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Cromarty Arts Trust's Courses
Something a bit different for artist enthusiasts that also love the great outdoors! Expand your creative practice by learning how to identify, source and process materials from nature with local artist, Thomas Keyes. From lichen based pigments to wild binders and canvases this course is an introduction to the techniques of a foraging artist. After a walk in the woods to identify materials we will go through a series of processes both traditional and contemporary...
Transforming a sheet of silver into a piece of jewellery can be a fulfilling and exciting creative process. This intensive three day course will introduce you to the traditional techniques and tools used to make jewellery. The aim of this course, using demonstrations and structured guidance from highly regarded tutor and contemporary jewller, Jo Pudelko, is to instil confidence as you learn techniques such as sawing, soldering, annealing, filing, texturing and shaping to create a...
A three day, hands-on workshop with contemporary Silversmith, Ndidi Ekubia, from London. Participants will learn how to create their own unique cup from sheet metal using hand tools and traditional silversmithing techniques. The course is suitable for all abilities - from beginners to those already working with silver. Numbers are kept small to allow the tutor to spend quality time with each individual. You work initially in copper, then move on to silver if you...
A six day foundation course in cutting fine letters in stone and practising essential drawing and layout skills. Tutor, Robbie Schneider MRBS, studied sculpture at Camberwell and Byam Shaw Art Schools in London and later specialised in lettering. He is a full member of Letter Exchange and on the Scottish Lettercutters Association and an elected member of the Royal British Society of Sculptors. Robbie exhibits widely and does many public and private commissions. His work...
A one-day workshop making small sculptures from wood and natural materials found in the local area. Environmental artist, Leon Patchett, will demonstrate and guide participants through some basic techniques to assemble their own piece of art. Explore shape, line, pattern and texture in a relaxed and productive atmosphere. Suitable for all ages and abilities. Leon's last course saw an 8 year old and a 78 year old happily working side by side! Leon Patchett is...