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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

£160
Oxfordshire
Join this 8 week creative writing evening course in Henley on Thames. 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 the elements required to write creatively. Providing gentle feedback, each class will give budding writers the chance to explore their ideas and build the confidence to find their own voice.
£160
Oxfordshire
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 the elements required to write creatively. Providing gentle feedback, each class will give budding writers the chance to explore their ideas and build the confidence to find their own voice.
£60
Oxfordshire - Next course on 26th May 2019
Hooking is all about texture and colour - it's a great way to make your own rugs, cushions, mats, bags and wall art. is easy to pick up (and very hard to put back down again!), so learning the basics properly is both fun and useful! In this workshop I will get you off to a perfect start by giving you the lowdown on tools, materials and basic stitches. You will have the opportunity to...
£65
Oxfordshire - Next course on 13th April 2019
Make your own sketchbook from scratch using the very attractive Coptic stitch binding method. By the end of the day you will have made your own A5 portrait sketchbook Further information about the workshop Coptic stitch is a beautiful exposed book binding style that resembles chain stitch. These books have an open spine which means the pages open completely flat. Coptic style books are ideal as gifts or to keep for yourself as a sketchbook,...
£180
Oxfordshire
This 8 week course will be teaching you how to achieve more emotion in your work. Closely looking at how colour theory is used to create a desired mood. Learning how to see values and making them work for you. A real insight into the importance of structure, light, and pigments. How they affect each other. A play with oils and mediums. ​Finishing with a final piece along side a personal sample booklet to use...
£70
Oxfordshire - Next course on 9th June 2019
This one day workshop is designed for new and aspiring writers seeking inspiration and guidance on writing fiction. The course will provide writing exercises and advice on techniques and look at the different elements involved in creating stories, from character to plot, description and voice. Providing gentle feedback it will give budding writers the chance to explore their ideas and build the confidence to find their own creative voice. During the course of the workshop...
£165
Oxfordshire - Next course on 6th April 2019
Learn how to stitch a portrait by using your sewing machine like a pencil and develop your own style of storytelling in the tiny details of the stitches. Learn how to dance with your Sewing Machine, this course is for the experimental and adventurous! During the class, Harriet will work with you using a series of different exercises helping you find your confidence in free motion embroidery. By the end of the weekend you will...
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Oxfordshire
Dynamic and friendly artistic venue for art workshops in Henley on Thames. Jo Harris welcomes a wide range of creative tutors... get in touch to discuss your workshops! See our website for the current offering of lively and accessible workshops for children and adults. Refreshments available.
£65
Oxfordshire - Next course on 24th March 2019
In case you haven't noticed, paper cutting is THE craft of the moment! It is everywhere; shop displays, book covers and even crockery. Of course it's actually been around for a very long time and has a long and rich history all over the world, from Mexico to China (via Poland), from Matisse to Rob Ryan (via Lotte Reiniger!). Join Christine for this wonderful day workshop and master the basics of this highly rewarding, low...
£70
Oxfordshire - Next course on 20th March 2019
Beginners Arm knitting - Knit a throw Workshop with Sophie Hale of A Boat Full of Wool Learn how to knit an on-trend arm knitted throw using gorgeous soft chunky yarn and just your arms! Style up your home with your newly Arm knitted throw which is perfect for any interior, great to snuggle under on the sofa or a lovely present for a loved one! Suitable for complete beginners! No knitting experience needed! We...
£180
Oxfordshire
Join an 8 week art class on Friday mornings in Henley on Thames. 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 the basic concepts of drawing. ​Held in the beautiful, relaxed surroundings of the Henley School of Art ​All levels welcome - be prepared to be hooked!
£160
Oxfordshire
This is a great one day oil painting course for artists that feel their painting is too tight and over rendered and want to their work to appear looser and more painterly. Mark will demonstrate and guide you through his simple structured approach to painting wet-on-wet or 'Alla prima’. The workshop will begin with a brief introduction and demonstration, followed by basic colour theory, colour mixing with oils and exploring different brush techniques. High quality...
£65
Oxfordshire - Next course on 2nd June 2019
Make your own hardbacked A6 landscape Sketchbook or Notebook from scratch This is a traditional style of notebook with stiff covers and spine covered in fabric and your choice of white or coloured inside pages. We will start the day by trimming paper and card into the correct size for the book and nesting the trimmed sheets into ‘signatures’. The signatures will then by sewn together using traditional French link stitch, and the spine will...
£170
Oxfordshire - Next course on 15th June 2019
Pique Assiette translates as ‘Thief of Plates’ - this is the chance to use all those bits and pieces you’ve been collecting over the years: the pieces of china you dug up, the buttons you didn’t like to throw away, the shells and pebbles – whatever you can come up with! You’ll learn how to choose the correct adhesives and grouts, how to cut mosaic pieces to make different patterns and designs, and apply your...
£75
Oxfordshire
An inspiring painting day course for beginners or intermediate levels, if you are looking to try a portrait for the first time or improve your portrait painting skills. Mark will demonstrate and guide you through his well structured approach to painting a portrait, breaking it down into easy to follow steps that will cover everything from the colour palette and mixing skin tones to working tonally developing the structure of the head and creating a...
£245
Oxfordshire
A 10 week guided course on Portrait Painting in oils working from both photographs and models 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 toe into the water of portraiture... Over the 10 weeks, we will be exploring through drawing basics, composition, tone, colour mixing and application of paint. Be...
£245
Oxfordshire
A 10 week guided course on Portrait Painting in oils working from both photographs and models. 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 toe into the water of portraiture... Over the 10 weeks, we will be exploring through drawing basics, composition, tone, colour mixing and application of paint. Be...
£180
Oxfordshire
Come and join the Sketchbook Revolution on Wednesday evenings with Sketchbook Club!! ​Over the course of 10 weeks we will be learning new techniques, how to use different materials and loads of clever, creative tricks and tips to help you build up a wonderful body of work in your sketchbook. Each week we will be getting stuck into a new project - using templates, copying and colouring to create beautiful drawings, that you can then...
£225
Oxfordshire
SUMMER TERM - A 10 Week Course ​ Term starts Thursday 25th April 2019 (Half Term: Thursday 30th May 2019) Last day of term: Thursday 4th July 2019 (please note, this date might be affected by the Henley Regatta) 2pm - 4.15pm ​ These 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....
£153
Oxfordshire
This is a weekly session starting: 25th April 2019 (Half Term: Thursday 30th May 2019) Last day of term: Thursday 4th July 2019 (NB this date may be affected by the Henley Regatta) This is a 10 week term 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 to avoid dissapointment ​...
£225
Oxfordshire
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 used for 100's of years but in an environment of fun and in classes designed to bring out the very best drawings. Each week a different technique/subject matter will be covered with an...
£225
Oxfordshire
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 used for 100's of years but in an environment of fun and in classes designed to bring out the very best drawings. Each week a different technique/subject matter will be covered with an...