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The Henley on Thames School of Art

Contact Name: Jo Harris

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30c Hart Street
Henley on Thames
Oxfordshire
RG9 2AU

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The Henley on Thames School of Art's Courses

£50
Oxfordshire - Next course on 28th July 2019
Would you like to learn how to write beautifully using a nib and ink? Join Louise Ralphs from LouPaper Calligraphy for this wonderful workshop, where you'll learn the art of modern calligraphy, using a nib and ink, mastering the basic strokes and practicing letterforms. This class is designed for complete beginners, starting with shapes and strokes, then moving on to letterforms and by the end of the class joining up letters. The cost includes your...
£55
Oxfordshire - Next course on 3rd September 2019
An evening introduction to lino printing, come explore, learn and play with this striking printmaking technique. Open to all abilities, you will be guided through the basics of lino printing, leaving the workshop brimming with lots of prints and ideas of how to utilise your new printmaking skill! All materials will be supplied, please wear clothes you don’t mind getting inky!
£160
Oxfordshire - Next course on 3rd October 2019
Autumn Term Please note there will be no class during half-term (please see our website for a full list of the dates on which this course runs). ​Thursday mornings: 10.30 - 12.30pm ​ An 8 week guided, Creative Writing Course ​ This is a course that's designed for new & aspiring writers who are seeking inspiration or even guidance on getting started. Over the eight weeks, this course teaches you to look at both poetry...
£160
Oxfordshire - Next course on 30th September 2019
Autumn Term ​ Monday evenings: 7.30pm - 9.30pm Please note there will be no class during half-term (please see our website for a full list of the dates on which this course runs). ​ An 8 week guided, Creative Writing Course ​ This course is designed for new and aspiring writers seeking inspiration and guidance on getting started. Over the course of eight weeks, we will look at both poetry and fiction and think about...
£85
Oxfordshire - Next course on 19th September 2019
Learn how to make your very own silver pendant! No experience or artistic skills are necessary. Classes are for beginners. The course provides a range of hand tools and access to equipment. You will be introduced to the tools and given full instruction on their use. Bring an apron if you wish, but everything else will be provided, including the silver for your projects! You will learn: How to saw, form, solder, texture, file, sand...
£85
Oxfordshire - Next course on 8th August 2019
Learn how to make your very own silver rings! No experience or artistic skills are necessary. Classes are for beginners. The course provides a range of hand tools and access to equipment. You will be introduced to the tools and given full instruction on their use. Bring an apron if you wish, but everything else will be provided, including the silver for your projects! You will learn: How to saw, form, solder, texture, file, sand...
£70
Oxfordshire - Next course on 1st September 2019
Learn how to make 2 styles of soft leather cover books, including a cute little book with ribbon closure, and a traveller’s style notebook with removable inserts. Course Details: For the ribbon close book we will first prepare the inside pages of the book and will cut the leather to size. There will be a demonstration of laminating the inside of the leather with a decorative paper. We will then make the holes for sewing...
£50
Oxfordshire - Next course on 4th September 2019
Would you like to learn how to write beautifully using a nib and ink? Would you like to do that whilst sipping Prosecco? Join Louise Ralphs from LouPaper Calligraphy for this wonderful workshop, where you'll learn the art of modern calligraphy, using a nib and ink, mastering the basic strokes and practicing letterforms. This class is designed for complete beginners, starting with shapes and strokes, then moving on to letterforms and by the end of...
£45
Oxfordshire - Next course on 12th August 2019
On this candle-making workshop you will be making 2 x 90g and 6 x mini 28g jam jar candles. You will be hands-on in the whole process of candle making, from melting the wax and adding the essential oils (from a selection of my blends), to preparing the containers, pouring and labelling. I’ll share my knowledge about essential oils and lots of hints and tips. It’s a fun and relaxing session, you can’t make candles...
£45
Oxfordshire - Next course on 5th September 2019
On this candle-making workshop you will be making 2 x 90g and 1 x 180g tin container candles. You will be hands-on in the whole process of candle making, from melting the wax and adding the essential oils (from a selection of my blends), to preparing the containers, pouring and labelling. I’ll share my knowledge about essential oils and lots of hints and tips. It’s a fun and relaxing session, you can’t make candles quickly...
£50
Oxfordshire - Next course on 18th September 2019
These charming vases are based on the Japanese Water Pail or Miso Baketsu. During this workshop I will show you how to make your vase using slabs of clay and card formers. You will be able to decorate your pail with an underglaze colour of your choice as well as foraged and found wood to really give your vase it's own unique character. All materials, glazing and firing included. Finished pieces will be returned to...
£60
Oxfordshire
Did you know that on the 20th July it's the 50 year anniversary of the moon landing? To celebrate, why not make a beautiful moon jar vase? We will be making Moon Jars, influenced by the Korean Moon jar – an icon of Korean ceramics dating back to the mid 17th to mid 18th century. Typically made of porcelain, these large storage jars were called moon jars because of their shape and the milky white...
£65
Oxfordshire - Next course on 14th September 2019
All the fun of printmaking without the need for lots of expensive equipment…come and try out lino cutting, mono printing and other methods, making use of things you would find in an average kitchen. Create some quirky, printed images using collage, recycling and a wooden spoon! All materials will be provided by the tutor, you just need to bring some ideas… You will finish the day with a variety of unique printed images, and lots...
£225
Oxfordshire - Next course on 27th September 2019
Join a 10 week art class on Friday mornings in Henley on Thames. Please note: there will be no class during half term (please see our website for a full list of the dates on which this course runs). Improve your drawing skills and explore the importance of composition, proportions, light and shade and so much more... ​Classes will focus on drawing using pencils and charcoal, experimenting with texture, colour and blending and building on...
£260
Oxfordshire - Next course on 25th September 2019
Portrait Painting in Oils: a 10 week Course With Sue Tilbury ​ Please note: there will be no class during half term (please see our website for a full list of the dates on which this course runs). Wednesday afternoons: 1.30pm - 4.00pm ​ This course provides an opportunity to gain an understanding into the wonderful world of oil paint. It will include learning to paint different subjects across a range from portraits to still...
£245
Oxfordshire - Next course on 24th September 2019
A 10 week guided course on portrait painting in oils, working from both photographs and models. Please note: there will be no class in half term (please see our website for a full list of the dates on which this course runs). The course is designed for beginners & intermediate levels or simply as a kickstart for artists who want to try a new discipline or medium or for those who'd like to dip a...
£65
Oxfordshire - Next course on 27th July 2019
Learn how to create a repeating pattern by hand using a simple but effective approach, then produce a lino-printing block in order to print your own unique fabrics. All materials, including fabric, will be provided. You will complete the day with a variety of exceptional, hand printed fabrics ready to be made into cushion covers, bags and more. Please bring with you: A sketchbook and pencil, ideas, images or pattern samples that you would like...
£110
Oxfordshire - Next course on 7th August 2019
Silver clay looks and feels like porcelain clay but, when fired, it becomes 99.9% pure silver. Because you don’t need expensive tools to work with it, you can easily practise what you learn at home. Developed in Japan in the 1990’s the clay is made of very fine powdered silver, combined with an organic binder and water. This allows you to roll it out, texture it, cut it and form it in moulds very easily....
£60
Oxfordshire - Next course on 28th August 2019
This is a one day workshop that will show you how to paint still life subjects such as fruit, flowers and man made objects with watercolour and coloured pencil. Using photographs supplied by your tutor you will be shown how to paint with watercolour and use the coloured pencil to add details and texture. Other skills and techniques will include colour mixing, using a limited palette, complimentary colours, light and dark, wet in wet and...
£153
Oxfordshire - Next course on 26th September 2019
Thursday evening unguided life drawing with Jo Harris - all levels welcome. This is a 10 week term. Please note there will be no class during half-term (please see our website for a full list of the dates on which this course runs). 7.00pm - 9.15pm ​ Subscriptions for the 10 week term are: £153 (a saving of £17) ​ Subscription places sell out very quickly, as there are only 7 available, please book early...
£225
Oxfordshire - Next course on 24th September 2019
Autumn Term - a 10 week course ​ Please note there will be no class during half-term (please see our website for a full list of the dates on which this course runs). These lively classes are designed to be a fun way to get into or even back into the practice of drawing from life - one of the fundamental cornerstones of all artistic practice. Jo incorporates exercises, techniques and methods that have been...
£60
Oxfordshire - Next course on 14th August 2019
This is a workshop that will show you how to paint landscapes using watercolour with different skills and techniques. Using photos supplied by your tutor you will be shown how to paint traditional landscapes and much looser impressionistic landscapes using techniques such as wet in wet, lifting off and layering. Other skills taught include colour mixing, using a limited palette, how to paint trees and skies and how to use different brush marks. Each exercise...
£225
Oxfordshire - Next course on 25th September 2019
Autumn term - A 10 Week Course ​ Please note there will be no class during half-term (please see our website for a full list of the dates on which this course runs). These lively classes are designed to be a fun way to get into or even back into the practice of drawing from life - one of the fundamental cornerstones of all artistic practice. Jo incorporates exercises, techniques and methods that have been...