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Brewery Court
Cirencester
Gloucestershire
GL7 1JH

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Acrylics - New Brewery Arts Cotswolds Gloucestershire
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Acrylics - New Brewery Arts Cotswolds Gloucestershire
Gloucestershire - Next course on 23rd September 2019
£225
Each week you will have the opportunity to explore the qualities of painting with acrylic through a different theme. The emphasis is on learning through play and through practice. Mark, the tutor will demonstrate the technique of the day and will always be on hand to provide guidance on your piece. Suitable for the beginner and the more experienced artist. Materials are provided. Week One: On the River Bank Week Two: Flowers in a Glass Jar Week Three: Sunrise through Distant Trees Week Four: Jugs, Pots and Other Things Week...
Art for beginners, Tuesday 10 week course at New Brewery Arts Gloucestershire
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Art for beginners, Tuesday 10 week course at New Brewery Arts Gloucestershire
Gloucestershire - Next course on 24th September 2019
£225
This course is aimed at those with little or no experience but would like to ‘have a go’! Explore your creative abilities in a non- intimidating environment with a friendly tutor who will guide and advise you step by step. There will be something new and exciting to try each week as the subject matter and media will vary. You will have the opportunity to try working with pastels, oil paints, felt making, lino cuts and much more. There will be opportunity to explore your own ideas and interests too...
Art for improvers - New Brewery Arts Cotswolds
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Art for improvers - New Brewery Arts Cotswolds
Gloucestershire - Next course on 25th September 2019
£225
This course is for students who have some experience but wish to develop their artistic skills and build confidence using a range of drawing and painting media. These will include; charcoal, pencil, oil and soft pastels, watercolour, acrylic and oils. We will explore a range of subject matter and experiment with different styles to extend your creative ability. From detailed observational drawing to wild expressive oil painting techniques. There will be plenty of opportunities for you to develop your own ideas and pursue your own interests so please do collect...
Art history - Symbolism to Art Nouveau - New Brewery Arts Cotswolds Gloucestershire
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Art history - Symbolism to Art Nouveau - New Brewery Arts Cotswolds Gloucestershire
Gloucestershire - Next course on 26th September 2019
£175
Often associated with the umbrella term Fin de Siècle, Symbolism in the visual arts advocated the expression of an idea over the realistic description of the natural world. Most late-19th-century Symbolist artists experienced the socio-political and moral upheaval that was prevalent at the time, resulting in work which represented imaginary dream worlds populated with mysterious figures from literature, the bible and mythology. The use of obscure symbols and subjects related to the perceived decadence of the period. The works of artists from many countries shared in this vision to varying...
Autumn pixie garland - New Brewery Arts Cotswolds Gloucstershire
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Autumn pixie garland - New Brewery Arts Cotswolds Gloucstershire
Gloucestershire
£85
Create a bunting style garland of hand stitched, pixie-sized items which celebrates the changing colours and fruitfulness of Autumn. Over the course of the day you will be taught how to create a garland comprising pixie clothing (hat, boots, waistcoat) and a choice of other 3D, seasonal items such as acorns, toadstools and leaves on a miniature scale using felt, haberdashery and handstitch. These are great fun to make. When finished the garland looks fabulous draped across a mantelpiece or window. You can turn any of our courses into a...
Beginners drawing - New Brewery Arts Cotswolds Gloucestershire
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Beginners drawing - New Brewery Arts Cotswolds Gloucestershire
Gloucestershire - Next course on 23rd September 2019
£225
A drawing course for beginners and anyone who may wish to learn the classical way from the ground up! This course will take you from 'this is a pencil' right the way through to understanding the subtleties of making your drawings accurate and represent the subject clearly. This course is also ideal for painters who may find their endeavours with a brush are lacking due to being unable to 'see' the subject and record it. We will cover the understanding of proportion and how to measure, which materials work with...
Big Palette knife painting in acrylic - New Brewery Arts Cotswolds Gloucestershire
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Big Palette knife painting in acrylic - New Brewery Arts Cotswolds Gloucestershire
Gloucestershire
£85
This is it, you chance to do that really big art work you have always wanted to do. Use acrylics to depict the St Clyst Church in Stonehouse; a classic landscape scene. During the workshop you will use a palette knife for the sky and the larger parts of the painting and brushwork to capture some of the finer details. Mark will demonstrate all the techniques and paint along side you to show how the picture develops. You can turn any of our courses into a short break by staying...
Bookbinding and boxes, 10 week course at New Brewery Arts, Cirencester, Gloucestershire
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Bookbinding and boxes, 10 week course at New Brewery Arts, Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Gloucestershire - Next course on 25th September 2019
£225
During this course we will be making a variety of books and matching boxes, including slipcases and clamshell boxes. We will create our own decorative paste papers for use with both the books and box linings. You can turn any of our courses into a short break by staying in our on site accommodation. When you book a residential package you will get discounted accommodation in our stylish boutique hostel located in the centre of Cirencester in the Cotswolds right next door to New Brewery Arts. Our former 19th Century...
Bud vase - New Brewery Arts Cotswolds Gloucestershire
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Bud vase - New Brewery Arts Cotswolds Gloucestershire
Gloucestershire
£85
Come and learn how to make your very own bud vase. You will learn two techniques during the day. The first will be on the potters wheel and you will be shown how to centre the clay and shape from a cylinder into a small curvy bud vase with a narrow neck perfect to hold your stems. The second will be a slab built vase where you will get a chance to roll in different textures into your slab of clay and then shape into a cylinder to hold a...
Calligraphy - New Brewery Arts Cotswolds Gloucestershire
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Calligraphy - New Brewery Arts Cotswolds Gloucestershire
Gloucestershire - Next course on 26th September 2019
£180
This course, led by local Calligrapher Adele Dark, will be a gentle introduction to the art and craft of Calligraphy. You will learn about pens, paper, ink and more. Her wish is that students will fall in love with this beautiful, historical art and want to continue a personal journey of discovery and begin to develop skills to be able to design your own cards, posters and artwork. You will explore the Foundational lower case hand developed by the Godfather of English Calligraphy Edward Johnston. This is an eight week...
Ceramic slip decoration - New Brewery Arts Cotswolds Gloucestershire
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Ceramic slip decoration - New Brewery Arts Cotswolds Gloucestershire
Gloucestershire
£180
This workshop is aimed at those with some experience of working with clay and who would like to learn about decorating with slips (liquid coloured clay). The first day will be spent making forms to decorate. Those who can throw will be able to work on the wheel. Molds and soft slabs can also be used to create a bowl or a set of tiles. The second day will be spent decorating with slips. Bridget will demonstrate her own slip-decorating techniques and assist students to experiment with them. Techniques will...
Ceramic tealight holder - New Brewery Arts Cotswolds Gloucestershire
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Ceramic tealight holder - New Brewery Arts Cotswolds Gloucestershire
Gloucestershire - Next course on 5th October 2019
£85
Come and learn how to make your own ceramic tea-lights ready for the winter months. You will learn two different techniques in this session. The first being on the wheel, you will learn how to centre and shape into a cylinder form. You will then be able to add holes and cutouts into the clay for the light to come through from your tea-light. The second process will be slab building and you will learn how to roll textures and patterns into your clay. Once the clay stiffens you will...
Ceramics at New Brewery Arts with Abi Leach, Wednesday morning or afternoon, or Thursday morning - New Brewery Arts Cotswolds Gloucestershire
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Ceramics at New Brewery Arts with Abi Leach, Wednesday morning or afternoon, or Thursday morning - New Brewery Arts Cotswolds Gloucestershire
Gloucestershire - Next course on 25th September 2019
£250
Learn pottery from scratch or hone existing skills to create bowls, cylinders, lips and handles. With demonstrations, practical tips and personal tuition from Abi Leach. You can turn any of our courses into a short break by staying in our on site accommodation. When you book a residential package you will get discounted accommodation in our stylish boutique hostel located in the centre of Cirencester in the Cotswolds right next door to New Brewery Arts. Our former 19th Century Cotswold stone brewery barrel store has been beautifully transformed into 21st...
Christmas calligraphy - New Brewery Arts Cotswolds Gloucestershire
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Christmas calligraphy - New Brewery Arts Cotswolds Gloucestershire
Gloucestershire - Next course on 7th December 2019
£85
A fun one day workshop to try your hand at various basic scripts for use on all manner of seasonal items. We will use dip pens, fine liners, brushes and rubber stamping with bright, cheery and metallic inks or paints for a range of cards, tags, folded gift boxes and wrappings. A lively and productive day with plenty to take home. You can turn any of our courses into a short break by staying in our on site accommodation. When you book a residential package you will get discounted accommodation...
Christmas Gift Wrapping - New Brewery Arts Cotswolds Gloucestershire
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Christmas Gift Wrapping - New Brewery Arts Cotswolds Gloucestershire
Gloucestershire - Next course on 16th November 2019
£40
Make your presents have presence under the Christmas tree. Learn all the tips and tricks to fabulous gift wrapping in time to impress you family & friends. In this workshop, you will learn how to wrap a gift professionally, make a gift bag, and how to wrap an awkward shape stylishly. You can turn any of our courses into a short break by staying in our on site accommodation. When you book a residential package you will get discounted accommodation in our stylish boutique hostel located in the centre of...
Christmas Mice Needlefelt - New Brewery Arts Cotswolds Gloucestershire
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Christmas Mice Needlefelt - New Brewery Arts Cotswolds Gloucestershire
Gloucestershire - Next course on 23rd November 2019
£85
In this one day workshop we will be needle-felting a Christmas mouse over a wire armature, complete with scarf and snowball. You will learn in a way that gives you the skills to be able to go home and make other animals in your own style. Suitable for beginners or more experienced needle-felters. You can turn any of our courses into a short break by staying in our on site accommodation. When you book a residential package you will get discounted accommodation in our stylish boutique hostel located in the...
Christmas Printmaking - New Brewery Arts Cotswolds Gloucestershire
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Christmas Printmaking - New Brewery Arts Cotswolds Gloucestershire
Gloucestershire - Next course on 23rd November 2019
£85
Design and print your own original designs on to Christmas cards, gift tags, gift bags and more. Using easy to cut lino, you will be guided through the design, cutting and printing process to make great designs, on high quality cards, in black and white or colour. You will be able to take your blocks away to continue printing at home. All materials will be provided, and extras will be available at a modest cost. Suitable for all levels, including absolute beginners, this is a fun and festive day! You...
Christmas Shaker Box - New Brewery Arts Cotswolds Gloucestershire
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Christmas Shaker Box - New Brewery Arts Cotswolds Gloucestershire
Gloucestershire - Next course on 9th November 2019
£90
This full-day workshop is an opportunity for you to make two Shaker-style oval wooden boxes from English hardwood. In the morning the tutor, Richard Gibson, will guide you through the process of cutting the wood and bending it into the traditional oval shape. After lunch, the boxes are assembled and there is then sufficient time to give them an oil finish, which will bring out the beauty in the wood. These pretty boxes make ideal Christmas presents, but of course you may just want to keep them for yourself! You...
Clay Sculpture from Life  - New Brewery Arts, Cotswolds Gloucestershire
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Clay Sculpture from Life - New Brewery Arts, Cotswolds Gloucestershire
Gloucestershire
£180
An introduction to life sculpture, with tools and materials provided. Experienced sculptor Sophie Howard will guide participants through the process of making a scaled down sculpture of the live model in terracotta clay. This two day course will include modelling from observation, and full guidance will be provided. Those with some experience as well as complete beginners are welcome. Completed pieces can be fired later and preparation for firing is included in the course. There will be a nude female model.
Coil basketry with sea plastic - New Brewery Arts Cotswolds Gloucestershire
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Coil basketry with sea plastic - New Brewery Arts Cotswolds Gloucestershire
Gloucestershire - Next course on 7th December 2019
£85
An exciting workshop exploring waste plastic materials that have been collected from beaches, looking at ways to reuse them and create a new and beautiful object using coil basketry techniques. You will learn the basic process of coil basketry and at least one of the stitches that can be used in this process. Using waste fishing materials and these new found skills you will create either a small bowl or matt. You can turn any of our courses into a short break by staying in our on site accommodation. When...
Collagraph printmaking - New Brewery Arts Cotswolds Gloucestershire
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Collagraph printmaking - New Brewery Arts Cotswolds Gloucestershire
Gloucestershire - Next course on 8th November 2019
£115
During this 5 week we will cover making & printing your Collagraph plate using the etching press. You will Create unique colour layered prints using a variety of textural materials and mark making. You will learn how to create a textural cardboard plate, Collagraph, that you can use many times to make individual and creative prints. The course will cover printing your plate in intaglio. Using a variety of inking methods including viscosity inking stenciling & mono printing to get the most from your plate. We will use the etching...
Creative dressmaking details - New Brewery Arts Cotswolds Gloucestershire
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Creative dressmaking details - New Brewery Arts Cotswolds Gloucestershire
Gloucestershire - Next course on 12th October 2019
£85
In this workshop we will explore the possibilities of machine embroidery, water soluble fabric, needle felting and hand stitch. The workshop will kick off with an inspirational tour of Jayne's sample archive, discussing ideas for both up-cycling old clothes and fashioning new ones through dressmaking. We will then move on to creating individual, experimental ideas in sample form. You can then move on to customising garments or creating embellishments on pattern pieces. Jayne has been creating fabric samples for fashion and interiors for the past 20 years. Her work has...
Creative hand embroidery - New Brewery Arts Cotswolds Gloucestershire
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Creative hand embroidery - New Brewery Arts Cotswolds Gloucestershire
Gloucestershire
£125
Based on her own free-style approach to embroidery, textile artist Kathleen Murphy will guide you through the pleasures of ‘doodling’ with needle and thread. This course aims to dispel the stuffiness sometimes associated with hand embroidery by encouraging a more experimental approach. Each week, through a series of samplers, you will concentrate on a different topic or technique, which will be brought together as a cloth book in the final session. Along the way you will also have the opportunity to consider both the current and historic context of British...
Drawing and painting from scratch at New Brewery Arts - Cirencester Cotswolds Gloucestershire
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Drawing and painting from scratch at New Brewery Arts - Cirencester Cotswolds Gloucestershire
Gloucestershire - Next course on 27th September 2019
£225
Drawing course for beginners and anyone who may wish to learn the classical way from the ground up! This course will take you from 'this is a pencil' right the way through to understanding the subtleties of making your drawings accurate and represent the subject clearly. Ideal also for painters who may find their endeavours with a brush are lacking due to being unable to 'see' the subject and record it. We will cover the understanding of proportion and how to measure, which materials work with what type of paper....
English wildlife in pen and wash - New Brewery Arts Cotswolds Gloucestershire
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English wildlife in pen and wash - New Brewery Arts Cotswolds Gloucestershire
Gloucestershire - Next course on 12th December 2019
£85
During this workshop you will use pen and wash to create a beautiful landscape. Through using watercolour wash your pieces will have life and colour. You will learn the subtleties of these bedfellow mediums and make perhaps a few Christmas presents to give to family and friends. You can turn any of our courses into a short break by staying in our on site accommodation. When you book a residential package you will get discounted accommodation in our stylish boutique hostel located in the centre of Cirencester in the Cotswolds...
Exploring creative possibilities with thread - New Brewery Arts Cotswolds Gloucestershire
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Exploring creative possibilities with thread - New Brewery Arts Cotswolds Gloucestershire
Gloucestershire - Next course on 5th November 2019
£125
Using techniques from textile artist Kathleen Murphy’s practice, this course aims to encourage an experimental approach to hand stitch. Each week there will be a different topic to experiment with; Hide & Reveal Surfaces, Figurative Applique, Stitching into Space, Foreign Bodies, Fold, Tuck, Wrap. By the end of the course you will have a series of sampler pieces to refer to and inspire further experimentation for future projects. This is a stand-alone course, but it may also be an interesting progression for those who have completed the Creative Hand Embroidery...
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Fabric Christmas Decorations - New Brewery Arts Cotswolds Gloucestershire
Gloucestershire - Next course on 22nd November 2019
£85
Come along and spend a day creating handmade decorations and Christmas Cards. Jayne will guide you through making lace stars with water soluble fabric, patchwork cards using decorative machine stitches, embellished baubles, sparkling pom poms and more. The day is sure to be lots of fun with a generous sprinkling of Angelina fibre! You can turn any of our courses into a short break by staying in our on site accommodation. When you book a residential package you will get discounted accommodation in our stylish boutique hostel located in the...
Fabric recipes - New Brewery Arts Cotswolds Gloucestershire
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Fabric recipes - New Brewery Arts Cotswolds Gloucestershire
Gloucestershire - Next course on 28th September 2019
£85
This workshop is perfect for those that have completed one of Jayne Emerson's courses or have some knowledge of textile techniques. It is a highly experimental workshop in which we will use word combinations to create unique recipes for textiles. Jayne will bring along her stash of vintage and up-cycled textiles, along with embellisher machines, inspirational swatches and images. You can turn any of our courses into a short break by staying in our on site accommodation. When you book a residential package you will get discounted accommodation in our...
Felt bag - New Brewery Arts Cotswolds Gloucestershire
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Felt bag - New Brewery Arts Cotswolds Gloucestershire
Gloucestershire - Next course on 26th October 2019
£90
Using wet felting techniques, make a simple bag, which can be basic or complex depending on your experience. You will learn how to lay down wool fleece using a resist to create three dimensional forms. Your design could be a clutch bag but methods of making either integral or cord handles will also be explained. You can turn any of our courses into a short break by staying in our on site accommodation. When you book a residential package you will get discounted accommodation in our stylish boutique hostel located...
Foam block printing - New Brewery Arts Cotswolds Gloucestershire
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Foam block printing - New Brewery Arts Cotswolds Gloucestershire
Gloucestershire - Next course on 12th October 2019
£85
On this one day workshop learn to make your own blocks to print with onto a calico bag or tea towel. During the workshop you will be shown how to easily cut and design your own blocks using high density foam and fabric printing inks. There will also be a chance to use the letter press to personalise your designs. There will be time to experiment with texture and creating layers as well as working out a design for your bag or tea towel By the end of the workshop...
Free drawing - New Brewery Arts Cotswolds Gloucestershire
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Free drawing - New Brewery Arts Cotswolds Gloucestershire
Gloucestershire
£85
This workshop is designed to let yourself go and free your drawing! Don’t be caught up in the measuring the pencil line up, use your eyes, use your own sense of what is right - make a mark that is you! During the day you will be drawing the clothed figure through expressive mark making and learn to appreciate your own unique style of drawing. Free drawing is an opportunity for you to explore the handwriting of your drawing style. All materials included and Mark, the tutor, will give demonstrations...
Free Drawing Found Things - New Brewery Arts Cotswolds Gloucestershire
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Free Drawing Found Things - New Brewery Arts Cotswolds Gloucestershire
Gloucestershire - Next course on 28th October 2019
£85
Enjoy a day of free, liberating drawing. This workshop will look at mark making and movement of line. Free drawing is your own handwriting released through drawing with no calculated plan. This is a fun workshop and suitable for beginners and artists wanting to develop their drawing style. Mark, the tutor, will demonstrate throughout the day, drawing with you and being on hand to help. All materials are provided so come along and find your drawing style. You can turn any of our courses into a short break by staying...
Further adventures in experimental textiles - New Brewery Arts Cotswolds Gloucestershire
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Further adventures in experimental textiles - New Brewery Arts Cotswolds Gloucestershire
Gloucestershire
£115
A course aimed at simplifying and demystifying the possibilities of your sewing machine suitable for all abilities from complete beginners to seasoned embroiderers. Each week we will work on a different technique or idea from fabric collage to experimental patchwork. Jayne has been designing textiles for fashion and interiors for over twenty years and has a wealth of knowledge on how to push the boundaries of traditional sewing techniques. There will be plenty of inspirational samples, wonderful fabrics to work with and encouragement to combine techniques and happy accidents! You...
Further drawing - a 10 week course with Claire Sandars at New Brewery Arts - Gloucestershire
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Further drawing - a 10 week course with Claire Sandars at New Brewery Arts - Gloucestershire
Gloucestershire - Next course on 24th September 2019
£215
For those with a certain competence in drawing, this course gives you the opportunity to further develop your skills and gain confidence. You will be encouraged to explore the endless possibilities of transposing what you see onto paper and to expand your visual vocabulary, focusing on process as well as results. From quick drawings using intuitive response to more sustained study, you will be challenged to broaden your use of materials as well as study the key elements of proportion, mark making, relationships of form and shape, perspective, tone and...
Getting your head around illustration - New Brewery Arts Cotswolds Gloucestershire
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Getting your head around illustration - New Brewery Arts Cotswolds Gloucestershire
Gloucestershire
£85
This illustration workshop will focus on design and communication as key principles within your drawing approach. Learn how to say what it is you want to say, in marks, tone, line, characterisation and representation. Throughout the day we will look at a range of illustrators and consider their chosen paths in style, media and technique, we will explore how to translate borrowed ideas into a personal drawing voice of your own. A full day of trial, error and creativity combined. Tutor: Imogen Harvey-Lewis Venue: Bingham Studio, New Brewery Arts REF:...
Gift wrapping - New Brewery Arts Cotswolds Gloucestershire
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Gift wrapping - New Brewery Arts Cotswolds Gloucestershire
Gloucestershire - Next course on 14th December 2019
£40
Japanese style gift wrapping is an art form in its own right. Japanese pleated gift wrapping is rather like origami - it follows a sequence of precise folds. Once you've mastered the basic technique, you can be more experimental! This workshop covers how to wrap gifts in a Japanese style so you can really impress your family & friends this Christmas. You can turn any of our courses into a short break by staying in our on site accommodation. When you book a residential package you will get discounted accommodation...
Glass blowing - New Brewery Arts Cotswolds Gloucestershire
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Glass blowing - New Brewery Arts Cotswolds Gloucestershire
Gloucestershire - Next course on 3rd October 2019
£140
This workshop offers one to one personal tutelage, in a small group, with Colin Hawkins of Loco Glass, one of New Brewery Arts’ resident makers. During the experience you will learn all about the hotshop where the glass is made, and have a little look around the rest of the studio to get an idea of what it takes to make a piece come to life. You will start your session by getting comfortable with how the molten glass moves by making a keyring. This item shows you basic colour...
Glass mosaic leaf - New Brewery Arts Cotswolds Gloucestershire
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Glass mosaic leaf - New Brewery Arts Cotswolds Gloucestershire
Gloucestershire - Next course on 19th October 2019
£85
These autumnal leaf hangings are designed to interact with their environment, reflecting and refracting light so that they change throughout the day. On this one day workshop you will produce a stained glass mosaic maple leaf to hang in your window or garden. Skills covered in the workshop will include mapping out of your original design, basic glass cutting, stained glass mosaic techniques, and grouting techniques. This workshop is suitable for all levels although glass cutting skills are a bonus. You can turn any of our courses into a short...
Indian Block Printing New Brewery Arts - Gloucestershire
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Indian Block Printing New Brewery Arts - Gloucestershire
Gloucestershire - Next course on 29th October 2019
£40
Learn about the wonderful printed fabrics of India and use traditional Indian woodblocks to print papers that can be used as wrapping paper, and then choose your favourite blocks to print a canvas bag to take home in this short workshop. You can turn any of our courses into a short break by staying in our on site accommodation. When you book a residential package you will get discounted accommodation in our stylish boutique hostel located in the centre of Cirencester right next door to New Brewery Arts. Our former...
Inspirational textiles talk with Jayne Emerson - New Brewery Arts Cotswolds Gloucestershire
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Inspirational textiles talk with Jayne Emerson - New Brewery Arts Cotswolds Gloucestershire
Gloucestershire - Next course on 1st November 2019
£25
A chance to peek into the wonderful world of textile design. Jayne will bring along boxes of swatches, finished pieces, books and demonstration samples for a morning of inspiration and creativity. Hear all about her journey from art school to selling her sample ideas to couture houses, writing six craft books and being on TV with Kirstie Allsopp. You can turn any of our courses into a short break by staying in our on site accommodation. When you book a residential package you will get discounted accommodation in our stylish...
Intermediate watercolour - New Brewery Arts Cotswolds Gloucestershire
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Intermediate watercolour - New Brewery Arts Cotswolds Gloucestershire
Gloucestershire - Next course on 26th September 2019
£225
Each week you will have the opportunity to explore the qualities of painting with watercolour through a different theme. The emphasis is on learning through play and through practice. Mark, the tutor, will demonstrate the technique of the day and will always be on hand to provide guidance on your piece. Suitable for the more experienced artist. Materials are provided. Week One: On the River Bank Week Two: Flowers in a Glass Jar Week Three: Sunrise through Distant Trees Week Four: Jugs, Pots and Other Things Week Five: At the...
Intro to lino cut printmaking - New Brewery Arts Cotswolds Gloucestershire
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Intro to lino cut printmaking - New Brewery Arts Cotswolds Gloucestershire
Gloucestershire
£85
For absolute beginners, or those who haven't cut any lino for a very long time, this is a perfect way to start. Using easy to cut lino, you will learn how to design, and cut your own original block, and how to print it on paper, in a single colour. We will look at a variety of techniques from other artists so that you can see a number of ways to make an image. You will receive guidance and encouragement at every stage of the process and you should end...
Intro to Thermofax and screen printing - New Brewery Arts Cotswolds Gloucestershire
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Intro to Thermofax and screen printing - New Brewery Arts Cotswolds Gloucestershire
Gloucestershire
£45
A morning exploring different methods of creating printed textile designs, you will be using screen printing, thermofax screens and foil for your designs. Each method will be demonstrated and you will have plenty of time to explore all three techniques to create unique samples that can be used as artwork or as part of sewing projects. You will also print a cotton bag to your own design. No experience necessary. You can turn any of our courses into a short break by staying in our on site accommodation. When you...
Introduction to hand stitched leather - New Brewery Arts Cotswolds Gloucestershire
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Introduction to hand stitched leather - New Brewery Arts Cotswolds Gloucestershire
Gloucestershire - Next course on 20th September 2019
£95
Leather worker Ruth Pullan specialises in creating hand stitched bags and accessories using high quality British materials. Join her for this leather work workshop which will give you the basic skills needed for working with leather. Using these skills you will make a belt and a simple coin purse. By the end of the day you will be able to go on to apply these techniques to your own projects. Over the course of the day you will learn how to: dye and prepare leather, hand stitch using the two...
Introduction to Letterpress - New Brewery Arts Cotswolds Gloucestershire
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Introduction to Letterpress - New Brewery Arts Cotswolds Gloucestershire
Gloucestershire - Next course on 2nd November 2019
£95
Come and join Suzanne of the Whistle Press and learn the beautiful art of letterpress printing. This introductory one day workshop is a unique opportunity to acquire an understanding of this traditional craft, combined with modern design. You will have the choice of printing your own design and/or printing Christmas cards and tags. An ideal way to start working with letterpress and discover this wonderfully tactile, distinct print method. Suzanne will also provide a selection of ready made designs. If you wish to create your own design please see the...
Introduction to precious metal clay - New Brewery Arts Cotswolds Gloucestershire
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Introduction to precious metal clay - New Brewery Arts Cotswolds Gloucestershire
Gloucestershire
£100
Introduction to metal clay - Learn how to work with PMC to create unique jewellery. You'll make a silver leaf pendant using PMC paste, a pair of earrings or charms using simple texturing techniques and torch firing, a multi layer dry construction silver pendant using cutting, texturing and forming techniques, set stones and much more on this one day course. All abilities welcome You can turn any of our courses into a short break by staying in our on site accommodation. When you book a residential package you will get...
Introduction to Precious Metal Clay, Silver Clay - New Brewery Arts Cotswolds Gloucestershire
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Introduction to Precious Metal Clay, Silver Clay - New Brewery Arts Cotswolds Gloucestershire
Gloucestershire
£200
Learn how to work with Metal Clay (silver clay) to create unique jewellery. You'll make a silver leaf pendant, a pair of earrings or charms using simple texturing techniques and torch firing, a multi layer dry construction silver pendant using cutting, texturing and forming techniques, stone setting, how to make a silver ring and much more on this two day course You can turn any of our courses into a short break by staying in our on site accommodation. When you book a residential package you will get discounted accommodation...
Introduction to stained Glass - New Brewery Arts Cotswolds Gloucestershire
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Introduction to stained Glass - New Brewery Arts Cotswolds Gloucestershire
Gloucestershire
£105
Join our resident stained glass maker, Daniella Wilson - Dunne, in this one day introduction to stained glass you will learn the basic techniques of cutting, leading and soldering to create a simple panel consisting of 8 - 12 pieces. Please come along with and idea of what design you would like to make; no larger than A4. You can turn any of our courses into a short break by staying in our on site accommodation. When you book a residential package you will get discounted accommodation in our stylish...
Introduction to sterling silver jewellery -  New Brewery Arts - Cirencester Gloucestershire Cotswolds
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Introduction to sterling silver jewellery - New Brewery Arts - Cirencester Gloucestershire Cotswolds
Gloucestershire - Next course on 4th November 2019
£190
On this 5 week course you will learn the essentials of making your own sterling silver and mixed metal jewellery. By starting with the fundamental techniques as well as understanding the tools and stages of working with silver, even a beginner will be able to create a series of pieces that they can wear and gift with pride. Each week you will learn a new aspect of making sterling silver jewellery and by the final day you will have gained enough knowledge to create your own designs with the methods...
Learn colour in a day - New Brewery Arts Cotswolds Gloucestershire
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Learn colour in a day - New Brewery Arts Cotswolds Gloucestershire
Gloucestershire
£85
This day workshop will help you open up the enigma of mixing colours and build confidence in arriving at the colour required without fuss or worry. There are many confusing elements to understand when using colour as a painter. In this workshop you will learn about: the colour wheel, primary and secondary colours, colour harmony, discordents and how to use them in context, how to mix paint to match the subject and which paint to buy. These are but a few concepts that all artists must be able to grasp...
Leather journal at New Brewery Arts Cotswolds Gloucestershire
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Leather journal at New Brewery Arts Cotswolds Gloucestershire
Gloucestershire - Next course on 28th September 2019
£50
Make your own leather bound journal or sketch book in this workshop. We will be using cartridge paper for the pages which we will then stitch into the leather cover. The leather cover will wrap around protecting the contents of your book, making it perfect to carry with you or keep in a bag. Leather stamps will be available to personalise your cover. You can turn any of our courses into a short break by staying in our on site accommodation. When you book a residential package you will get...
Life drawing at New Brewery Arts - Gloucestershire
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Life drawing at New Brewery Arts - Gloucestershire
Gloucestershire - Next course on 24th September 2019
£80
The ten weeks will involve looking at the history of life drawing from classical to the 21st century which will give you a chance to explore your own style as an artist. The art of observation will be key to expressing your own style. Mark the tutor will demonstrate the techniques in a fun and enthusiastic way. Suitable for the beginner and the seasoned artist. Week One: Shaking off the cobwebs and exploring classical drawing. Week Two: The importance of the Renaissance and the use of chalk media. Week Three:...
Machine embroidery - New Brewery Arts Cotswolds Gloucestershire.
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Machine embroidery - New Brewery Arts Cotswolds Gloucestershire.
Gloucestershire - Next course on 5th October 2019
£45
In the 3 hour class you will learn how to hoop up your fabric and set your machine up ready to create wonderfully wobbly lines. You’ll then get to grips with using your machine without feed dogs, 'drawing' with your machine and adding splashes of colour with fabrics. By the end of the class you'll have a selection of sample pieces to take away. You can turn any of our courses into a short break by staying in our on site accommodation. When you book a residential package you will...
Make a silver ring at New Brewery Arts - Cotswolds, Gloucestershire
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Make a silver ring at New Brewery Arts - Cotswolds, Gloucestershire
Gloucestershire
£105
Learn how to make a ring in silver. Why not bring along a friend or a partner and make each others rings? You will use hammers and mandrels to create your ring with the option of decorating with texture or letters. Walk away with your own handmade silver ring at the end of the day. If you would like to make a ring for someone else who won't be at the workshop please get in touch, so we can let you know what you need to bring. All abilities welcome!...
Memory Cloth - New Brewery Arts Cotswolds Gloucestershire
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Memory Cloth - New Brewery Arts Cotswolds Gloucestershire
Gloucestershire - Next course on 24th September 2019
£125
Many of us gather collections of small things; shards of broken pottery, a shell, scraps of fabric from a child’s dress, a handwritten note or feather, seemingly inconsequential to anyone else but full of interest or meaning to ourselves. ‘Memory Cloth’ is a five-week, project-based course in which you will work towards creating your own unique handstitched textile piece or pieces, for example, a hanging, book or scroll, which records a personal story incorporating these precious items. Textile artist, Kathleen Murphy will help you to tease out those stories using...
Mini Books and Book Ornaments - New Brewery Arts Cotswolds Gloucestershire
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Mini Books and Book Ornaments - New Brewery Arts Cotswolds Gloucestershire
Gloucestershire - Next course on 16th November 2019
£50
In this half day workshop we will be making book mini books which can be ornaments, gifts or stocking fillers. We will start by making a keyring notebook approx 6cm x 4cm using a longstitch method. After a break we will make 2 mini books with the perfect binding method. These little books are approx 4cm x 3cm and can be made into tree decorations by attaching ribbon to the spine. You can turn any of our courses into a short break by staying in our on site accommodation. When...
Mixed Media at New Brewery Arts - Gloucestershire
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Mixed Media at New Brewery Arts - Gloucestershire
Gloucestershire - Next course on 23rd September 2019
£225
Come and explore the world of combining two art mediums to create a vibrant piece of art work. Learning through play and exploring different themes you will be able to create a new piece each class. Learn how to use two contrasting materials will allow you to explore new horizons as an artist. Mark the tutor will demonstrate throughout and always be on hand to help. Week One: Watercolour & Ink - The Chinese Garden Week Two: Watercolour & Ink - Old Boat and Things from the Garden Week Three:...
Modern calligraphy at New Brewery Arts - Cotswolds, Gloucestershire
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Modern calligraphy at New Brewery Arts - Cotswolds, Gloucestershire
Gloucestershire - Next course on 30th October 2019
£40
During the session, key modern calligraphy basics will be covered; how to use the essential tools, mark making drills to practice applying pressure to your new pen, and alphabet practices before moving on to whole words. Emma from Emerald Paper Design will be giving demonstrations each step of the way, as well as being on hand for individual guidance. All participants will get a goodie bag to take away it will contain: 1 nib, 1 pen holder, 1 pot of ink and guide sheets for you to practice with at...
Modern calligraphy baubles
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Modern calligraphy baubles
Gloucestershire - Next course on 13th December 2019
£50
During the session, key modern calligraphy basics will be covered; how to use the essential tools, mark making drills, and alphabet practices before moving on to whole words. Emma from Emerald Paper Design will be giving demonstrations each step of the way, as well as being on hand for individual guidance. As Christmas is approaching this workshop with conclude with you adding your newly developed calligraphy to a Christmas bauble. You can turn any of our courses into a short break by staying in our on site accommodation. When you...
Modern Calligraphy Cards - New Brewery Arts, Cotswolds, Gloucestershire
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Modern Calligraphy Cards - New Brewery Arts, Cotswolds, Gloucestershire
Gloucestershire - Next course on 15th November 2019
£50
Come and give Modern Calligraphy a go with a Christmas twist! During the session, key modern calligraphy basics will be covered; how to use the essential tools, mark making drills, and alphabet practices before moving onto whole words. Emma from Emerald Paper Design will be giving demonstrations each step of the way, as well as being on hand for individual guidance. You will leave with a kit full of the goodies you need to start your modern calligraphy journey along with some extra special metallic items for the festive season!...
Monoprinting - New Brewery Arts Cotswolds Gloucestershire
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Monoprinting - New Brewery Arts Cotswolds Gloucestershire
Gloucestershire - Next course on 13th December 2019
£85
This workshop will explore mixing colour, working with stencils and plants, and the use of multiple layers and transparencies of ink to create beautiful prints. Each print is unique and can be made quickly - allowing for a playful and experimental approach to the printmaking process. You can turn any of our courses into a short break by staying in our on site accommodation. When you book a residential package you will get discounted accommodation in our stylish boutique hostel located in the centre of Cirencester in the Cotswolds right...
Multi block lino print - New Brewery Arts Cotswolds Gloucestershire
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Multi block lino print - New Brewery Arts Cotswolds Gloucestershire
Gloucestershire - Next course on 2nd November 2019
£85
Learn how to design, cut and print a number of different blocks to make up your final design. Using a variety of techniques, including colour layering, you will be able to be really flexible in the design process, and will gain the knowledge to make your design exactly how you want it. This workshop is suitable for all levels, including beginners, but due to time constraints it is recommended that you keep your designs to 3 colours plus white. We will be working on A6 blocks in order to get...
Needlefelt a bobbin bird - New Brewery Arts Cotswolds Gloucestershire
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Needlefelt a bobbin bird - New Brewery Arts Cotswolds Gloucestershire
Gloucestershire - Next course on 21st September 2019
£85
This workshop is suitable for complete beginners and more experienced needle-felters alike. Needle-felting is a wonderful skill to learn - it's a real 'kitchen table' craft that can be done almost anywhere, needing very few tools. You can turn any of our courses into a short break by staying in our on site accommodation. When you book a residential package you will get discounted accommodation in our stylish boutique hostel located in the centre of Cirencester in the Cotswolds right next door to New Brewery Arts. Our former 19th Century...
Needlefelt an otter - New Brewery Arts Cotswolds Gloucestershire
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Needlefelt an otter - New Brewery Arts Cotswolds Gloucestershire
Gloucestershire
£85
In this one day workshop we will be needle-felting an otter over a wire armature. You will learn in a way that gives you the skills to be able to go home and make other animals in your own style. Suitable for beginners or more experienced needle-felters. You can turn any of our courses into a short break by staying in our on site accommodation. When you book a residential package you will get discounted accommodation in our stylish boutique hostel located in the centre of Cirencester in the Cotswolds...
Oil painting - New Brewery Arts Cotswolds Gloucestershire
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Oil painting - New Brewery Arts Cotswolds Gloucestershire
Gloucestershire - Next course on 24th September 2019
£225
The course is designed to build upon some existing skills in either oil or acrylic painting and includes traditional and contemporary techniques of mark making and colour with a versatile approach. Subject matters include still life, life painting, landscapes, interiors and cityscapes and students take part in various exercises for example using a limited palette, alla prima, or experiment with ways to apply paint. The course looks at the work of different artists for inspiration. You can turn any of our courses into a short break by staying in our...
Painted furniture at New Brewery Arts Cotswolds, Cirencester Gloucestershire
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Painted furniture at New Brewery Arts Cotswolds, Cirencester Gloucestershire
Gloucestershire
£95
Learn how to transform tired furniture into stunning painted pieces. We will start with basic painting techniques using beautiful China clay paints. Once applied correctly we will learn how to make the most of the paints unique properties by exploring sanding, waxing, and finishing to create a variety of distressed and contemporary looks. You will leave with a wooden box totally transformed, as well as notes to remind you of what you learnt and the skills to transform furniture at home. You can turn any of our courses into a...
Painted furniture with Oliver Piepereit - New Brewery Arts Cotswolds Gloucestershire
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Painted furniture with Oliver Piepereit - New Brewery Arts Cotswolds Gloucestershire
Gloucestershire - Next course on 29th October 2019
£180
This course celebrates the freedom of design; teaching creative and contemporary furniture painting techniques along with added knowledge of woodcare. You can turn any of our courses into a short break by staying in our on site accommodation. When you book a residential package you will get discounted accommodation in our stylish boutique hostel located in the centre of Cirencester in the Cotswolds right next door to New Brewery Arts. Our former 19th Century Cotswold stone brewery barrel store has been beautifully transformed into 21st century accommodation, light and well-appointed...
Papercut lamp shades - New Brewery Arts Cotswolds Gloucestershire
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Papercut lamp shades - New Brewery Arts Cotswolds Gloucestershire
Gloucestershire - Next course on 5th October 2019
£85
Make a lampshade for your home using beautiful handmade paper from Japan and Nepal. Learn how to cut and score restful geometric patterns into the surface, and then roll and finish with a cotton stitched seam. Your finished drum lampshade can be hung as a pendant or used as a table lamp. You can turn any of our courses into a short break by staying in our on site accommodation. When you book a residential package you will get discounted accommodation in our stylish boutique hostel located in the centre...
Personalised jewellery - New Brewery Arts Cotswolds Gloucestershire
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Personalised jewellery - New Brewery Arts Cotswolds Gloucestershire
Gloucestershire - Next course on 9th December 2019
£90
This fun, one day workshop is perfect for making personalised gifts and sentimental jewellery for you and your loved ones. During the day you will learn how to cut sheet metal and prepare it to add your own detailing. You will practice a method called annealing by using a torch to prep the metal and then hammer your unique message onto your piece. To finish you will sand, file and polish the metal. The aim is to complete two to three pieces of jewellery including a pendant, bracelet or ring....
Pottery for beginners and improvers, morning or afternoon - New Brewery Arts
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Pottery for beginners and improvers, morning or afternoon - New Brewery Arts
Gloucestershire - Next course on 27th September 2019
£250
Suitable for complete beginners and those wishing to improve their throwing skills. The course will cover different handbuilding techniques including pinching, coiling and slabwork as well as surface decoration and glazing. Students will be guided through the different techniques with demonstrations, examples and individual tuition. The class aims to be informal relaxed and fun! You can turn any of our courses into a short break by staying in our on site accommodation. When you book a residential package you will get discounted accommodation in our stylish boutique hostel located in...
Pottery taster workshop - New Brewery Arts Cotswolds Gloucestershire
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Pottery taster workshop - New Brewery Arts Cotswolds Gloucestershire
Gloucestershire - Next course on 20th September 2019
£85
Have you always wanted to try using a potters wheel or make something by hand from clay? Now is your chance to to get stuck into clay for a whole day and see how it is for you! Half the day will be spent on the potters wheel where you will learn to throw a simple bowl. The other half you will learn a few hand building techniques to make a pot or small sculpture personal to you. Your favourite 2 pieces will be fired and glazed, ready for collection...
Printed gifts, cards and wrapping
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Printed gifts, cards and wrapping
Gloucestershire - Next course on 11th December 2019
£45
A morning of creative fun using different techniques to print your own unique gifts ,wrapping paper, cards and gift tags using traditional Indian woodblocks and foil. You will have the opportunity to print a tea towel or bag using textile paint. You can turn any of our courses into a short break by staying in our on site accommodation. When you book a residential package you will get discounted accommodation in our stylish boutique hostel located in the centre of Cirencester in the Cotswolds right next door to New Brewery...
Relief printmaking - New Brewery Arts Cotswolds Gloucestershire
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Relief printmaking - New Brewery Arts Cotswolds Gloucestershire
Gloucestershire - Next course on 27th September 2019
£115
Learn a wide range of relief printmaking techniques whilst working at your own pace. We will cover linocut and woodcut. You will learn a wide range of techniques, including how to make full colour prints. You will make blocks that can be used for original prints on paper, fabric and other materials. You will have the option of using traditional or easy to cut lino, or wood and you will learn how to print with and without a press. New students with no experience are very welcome, whilst returning students...
Relief printmaking evenings - New Brewery Arts Cotswolds Gloucestershire
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Relief printmaking evenings - New Brewery Arts Cotswolds Gloucestershire
Gloucestershire - Next course on 26th September 2019
£225
Learn a wide range of relief printmaking techniques whilst working at your own pace. We will cover linocut and woodcut printmaking. Over this 10 week course you will learn a wide range of techniques, including how to make full colour prints. You will make blocks that can be used for original prints on paper, fabric and other materials. There will be the option the of using traditional or easy to cut lino, or wood and you will learn how to print with and without a press. Continuing students will be...
Setting quirky gems and found objects with copper sheet - New Brewery Arts Cotswolds Gloucestershire
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Setting quirky gems and found objects with copper sheet - New Brewery Arts Cotswolds Gloucestershire
Gloucestershire
£90
A fun day of setting unusual shaped gems, found objects and quirky items. Participants are encourage to bring along items that they may have found and would like to capture into a piece of jewellery. These could include buttons, sea glass, coins, small toys etc, but should not be larger than 3.5cm squared. You will learn how to plan your design, cut copper sheet to include claws that will capture your objects and you will file and sand your setting to be safe and well finished. You can turn any...
Shaker Christmas decoration - New Brewery Arts Cotswolds Gloucestershire
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Shaker Christmas decoration - New Brewery Arts Cotswolds Gloucestershire
Gloucestershire - Next course on 9th December 2019
£85
Using festive chequered and shabby chic fabrics, felt, beads, sequins and bells create our own Christmas decorations. Make birds, stars, hearts using hand stitching. All ready to go home and hang on your tree. You can turn any of our courses into a short break by staying in our on site accommodation. When you book a residential package you will get discounted accommodation in our stylish boutique hostel located in the centre of Cirencester in the Cotswolds right next door to New Brewery Arts. Our former 19th Century Cotswold stone...
Silver pendant - New Brewery Arts Cotswolds Gloucestershire
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Silver pendant - New Brewery Arts Cotswolds Gloucestershire
Gloucestershire - Next course on 19th October 2019
£115
Design and create your own pendant using reticulation and texturing techniques. Create shapes by using a piercing saw to cut out your design. With the option to apply texture using hammers and stamps. Using techniques such as doming and forming you will be able to make 3D forms. Learn how to solder on jump rings and how to polish to create a beautifully finished piece by the end of the day. Silver and chain included in price. You can turn any of our courses into a short break by staying...
Stained glass - a 10 week morning or afternoon course with Daniella Wilson-Dunne at New Brewery Arts - Gloucestershire
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Stained glass - a 10 week morning or afternoon course with Daniella Wilson-Dunne at New Brewery Arts - Gloucestershire
Gloucestershire - Next course on 25th September 2019
£225
Spend ten weeks in the cotswolds learning how to design and create your own stained glass panels, hangings or decorations. This course runs on either a morning or afternoon, please click through to our website above to check exact dates and times. Please come with an idea of what you would like to make you will make an A3 panel during your course. Daniella's love of stained glass began in 1988 whilst working as an apprentice, where she learned a wide range of glass techniques, gradually progressing to design studio...
Still life - New Brewery Arts Cotswolds Gloucestershire
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Still life - New Brewery Arts Cotswolds Gloucestershire
Gloucestershire
£85
A still life workshop designed to significantly improve your drawing skills and focusing on the use of charcoal and pencil. Spend the day exploring more traditional theories and techniques including perspective, proportion and the application of tone. Tutor: Claire Sandars will be on hand to provide expert guidance. Venue: Bingham Studio, New Brewery Arts REF: W134-19
Still life in stitch - New Brewery Arts Cotswolds Gloucestershire
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Still life in stitch - New Brewery Arts Cotswolds Gloucestershire
Gloucestershire
£180
Studying a still life composition is a great way to expand and develop your creative practice. It can improve skills in observation and the treatment of pattern, colour and spatial awareness. This two-day course will be based around the study of a still life of fruit and vegetables. In a twist to the usual approach of using paint or pencil, this course will explore ways in which to translate the associated shapes, shadows and textures of the subject matter using fabric manipulation techniques, thread and hand stitch to produce an...
Stone carving Thursdays/Friday, morning or afternoon -New Brewery Arts Cotswolds, Gloucestershire
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Stone carving Thursdays/Friday, morning or afternoon -New Brewery Arts Cotswolds, Gloucestershire
Gloucestershire - Next course on 26th September 2019
£210
Carving directly onto Cotswold stone, or working from sketches, learn how to create your own piece of lasting art. During this 10 week course you will be encouraged to work creatively with stone and learn techniques to help you create an original sculpture. Ann-Margreth will be on hand to help you: plan your stone carving, make drawings, create a model or start working directly into the stone, learn how to use traditional stonecarving tools, and learn the difference between relief carving and sculpture. You can turn any of our courses...
Street photography - New Brewery Arts Cotswolds Gloucestershire
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Street photography - New Brewery Arts Cotswolds Gloucestershire
Gloucestershire - Next course on 2nd November 2019
£85
In this workshop Rupert Russell will introduce you to the skill of street photography. Pound the pavements with camera in hand and explore the wonders of street photography! You can turn any of our courses into a short break by staying in our on site accommodation. When you book a residential package you will get discounted accommodation in our stylish boutique hostel located in the centre of Cirencester in the Cotswolds right next door to New Brewery Arts. Our former 19th Century Cotswold stone brewery barrel store has been beautifully...
Watercolour Christmas Cards - New Brewery Arts Cotswolds Gloucestershire
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Watercolour Christmas Cards - New Brewery Arts Cotswolds Gloucestershire
Gloucestershire - Next course on 16th November 2019
£85
Everyone wants that special, individual, surprise at Christmas so come along and make beautiful cards to send to your friends and family. Using simple but effective watercolour techniques you will explore how to make handcrafted cards. Watercolour is the perfect medium to create sensitive and professional looking designs. Mark, the tutor, will be on hand to provide demonstrations of techniques and design advice, but please feel free to come up with your own design ideas. You can turn any of our courses into a short break by staying in our...
Watercolour for beginners a 10 week course at New Brewery Arts Gloucestershire
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Watercolour for beginners a 10 week course at New Brewery Arts Gloucestershire
Gloucestershire - Next course on 23rd September 2019
£225
A course for beginners to explore the wonderful medium of watercolour from choosing materials and stretching paper to colour mixing and techniques for applying paint. Simple painting tasks and exercises will build your knowledge and skills. The course will be run by Lorraine Green. Lorraine teaches watercolour painting and drawing to groups or on a one-to-one basis. After teaching the basic principles and techniques she encourage students to experiment and discover their own personal style and tastes. Lorraine originally trained as a graphic designer and illustrator working in the design...
Watercolour for improvers - New Brewery Arts Cotswolds Gloucestershire
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Watercolour for improvers - New Brewery Arts Cotswolds Gloucestershire
Gloucestershire - Next course on 26th September 2019
£225
This course is for those with a small amount of watercolour experience who want to expand their knowledge. Over the ten weeks you will continue to build your confidence and knowledge as you explore this wonderful medium. The course will be run by Lorraine Green. Lorraine teaches watercolour painting and drawing to groups or on a one-to-one basis. After teaching the basic principles and techniques she encourage students to experiment and discover their own personal style and tastes. Lorraine originally trained as a graphic designer and illustrator working in the...
Watercolour portrait - New Brewery Arts Cotswolds Gloucestershire
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Watercolour portrait - New Brewery Arts Cotswolds Gloucestershire
Gloucestershire
£90
Painting a portrait using watercolour can be tricky, due to the accuracy and subtlety required with drawing and the flesh colours which need careful mixing. This workshop will help you find the straightforward route into watercolour portraits. At the end of the workshop you will understand how to construct the face and which areas to concentrate to make a credible likeness along with simplifying areas and to stop you fiddling with detail. Max, the tutor, is a highly experienced artist and tutor who will guide your through the process of...
Winter pixie garland - New Brewery Arts Cotswolds Gloucestershire
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Winter pixie garland - New Brewery Arts Cotswolds Gloucestershire
Gloucestershire - Next course on 10th December 2019
£85
Join textile artist, Kathleen Murphy, to create a bunting-style garland of hand stitched, pixie-sized items which celebrate Winter and the Yuletide season. Over the course of the day you will be taught how to create a garland comprising pixie clothing (hat, boots, waistcoat) and a choice of other 3D seasonal items such as baubles, gingerbread people and poinsettia on a miniature scale using felt, haberdashery and handstitch. Great fun to make. When finished the garland looks fabulous draped across a mantelpiece or window. Suitable for all abilities. You can turn...
Wreath making - New Brewery Arts Cotswolds Gloucestershire
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Wreath making - New Brewery Arts Cotswolds Gloucestershire
Gloucestershire - Next course on 4th December 2019
£55
Come and celebrate the start of the festive season by creating your own natural wreath to adorn your door. Camilla will bring along foliage, ivy, berries and all other equipment required to make your unique Christmas wreath. You can turn any of our courses into a short break by staying in our on site accommodation. When you book a residential package you will get discounted accommodation in our stylish boutique hostel located in the centre of Cirencester in the Cotswolds right next door to New Brewery Arts. Our former 19th...