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November 2017

LIFE DRAWING – autumn term

November 25 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
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  A monthly class concerned with the importance of observation of the human figure. You will work directly from the life model with artist, Tony Tribe, on hand to provide individual guidance. The course will equip you with the technical and perceptual skills to competently render the human figure. Each session will feature a long pose of two or three hours length, although shorter poses are always incorporated into the day. Students will be introduced to key areas of life drawing: measuring, proportion, anatomy, line, tone and mass. Suitable for all abilities. Places fill up quickly, early booking is advised. Please bring a packed...
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DRAWING & PAINTING – autumn term

November 29 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
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Weekly on the same day until November 29, 2017
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Join artist Susan Milne for our Wednesday morning art classes. You'll be introduced to a variety of art materials, practical techniques and processes alongside relevant art history examples. The course will introduce the fundamentals of drawing as a discipline that underpins painting, design, printmaking and other creative work, and will also explore the extent of drawing as an end in itself. There will be objective drawing from still life, including perspective, tone and form and a session of drawing in the landscape. Different drawing methods and materials will be encouraged and individual attention given during the sessions.  The focus of...
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December 2017

POTTERY – autumn term

December 1 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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Weekly on the same day until December 15, 2017
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Concentrating on the making process this practical course introduces the fundamental techniques used in hand-built ceramics. Martin Craddock, our trained potter and tutor will guide you through coiling, slabbing and press-moulded dish making. There will also be plenty of opportunities to throw on the wheel. Participants will be able to work on their own personal projects under the guidance of Martin making items for your home, garden etc. Suitable for beginners as well as those with some experience. Includes firing and access to specialist equipment.   FRIDAY, 2-5PM 22 Sept-27 Oct & 10 Nov - 15 Dec £170 x 6 weeks/ £305...
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January 2018
£140.00 - £255.00

Pottery – Spring Term

January 12, 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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Weekly on the same day until March 23, 2018
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Concentrating on the making process this practical course introduces the fundamental techniques used in hand-built ceramics. Martin Craddock, our trained potter and tutor will guide you through coiling, slabbing and press-moulded dish making in our welcoming and relaxed studio. Throughout the course, there will also be opportunities to throw on the wheel. Participants will be able to work on their own personal projects under the expert guidance of Martin making items for your home, garden etc. Suitable for beginners as well as those with some experience. Includes firing and access to specialist equipment. FRIDAYS, 2-5pm 12 Jan -9 Feb...
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Tribe – Spring Term

January 13, 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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Tribe is a new monthly workshop for young artists and their families. These playful workshops will explore a wide range of art and craft including Drawing, Painting, Printmaking, Ceramics and Textiles. The afternoon sessions will provide a friendly, relaxed environment for children to create and learn. Parents and families of all kinds are encouraged to stay for tea/coffee and take part in activities.    SATURDAYS, 2-5pm 13 Jan, 10 Feb, 10 Mar, 14 Apr Age Guide: 7-11 yrs   FREE - suggested donation of £3 per child per month to cover the cost of materials. Scroll down to BOOK ONLINE and donate materials cost, or contact...
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£120.00 - £210.00

Basket Making – Spring Term

January 15, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 2:30 pm
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Weekly on the same day until March 12, 2018
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Artisan Basket Maker and Willow Craftswoman, Mary Zammit, will introduce you to the skills and techniques of this ancient craft. Using locally grown willow you’ll learn how to design and construct your own basket from scratch. The classes allow opportunity to work on your own personal project under the expert guidance of Mary. You’ll need a sharp pocket knife, secateurs and a medium flat-headed screw driver. Suitable for beginners as well as those with some experience. Basket Making with Mary Zammit MONDAYS, 10am – 2:30pm 15 Jan -5 Feb & 19 Feb - 12 Mar £120 for 4 weeks/ £210 for 8 weeks Scroll down to book ONLINE or call 01873...
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£100.00 - £180.00

Small Scale Ceramics – Spring Term

January 16, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
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Weekly on the same day until March 13, 2018
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Due to increasing demand, we will be running a 'Small Scale Ceramics' course commencing in Spring 2018 with our potter, Martin Craddock. This practical course introduces the fundamental techniques used in hand-built ceramics. Martin Craddock, our trained potter and tutor will guide you through coiling, slabbing and press-moulded dish making. There will also be plenty of opportunities to throw on the wheel. Participants will be able to work on their own personal projects under the guidance of Martin making smaller items for your home, garden etc. Suitable for beginners as well as those with some experience. TUESDAYS, 10-1pm 16 Jan – 6 Feb...
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£25.00

Letterpress – Spring Term

January 20, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
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Letterpress with Francesca Kay Poet and letterpress printer Francesca Kay provides a hands-on introduction to letterpress printing. With a flatbed proofing press and lots of wonderful old wooden letters, Francesca shows how to set type and print in a process essentially unchanged since William Caxton’s time. Suitable for beginners as well as those with some experience. Saturday 20th January 10am – 1pm £25 includes all materials and equipment   Scroll down to book ONLINE or call 01873 811579 / email info@artsalivewales.org.uk
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£25.00 - £85.00

Life Drawing – Spring Term

January 27, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Once on %1$s,
and Once on %1$s,
and Once on %1$s
lifedrawingsummerschool

A monthly class concerned with the importance of observation of the human figure. You will work directly from the life model with artist, Tony Tribe, on hand to provide individual guidance. The course will equip you with the technical and perceptual skills to competently render the human figure. Each session will feature a long pose of two or three hours length, although shorter poses are always incorporated into the day. Students will be introduced to key areas of life drawing: measuring, proportion, anatomy, line, tone and mass. Suitable for all abilities. Places fill up quickly, early booking is advised. Please bring a packed lunch,...
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February 2018
£70.00

Drawing and Painting – Spring Term

February 21, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
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Weekly on the same day until March 14, 2018
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Join artist Susan Milne for our Wednesday morning art classes.You’ll be introduced to a variety of art materials, practical techniques and processes alongside relevant art history examples. This course of four weeks will involve working in mixed media, collage, drawing and colour. Different drawing methods and materials will be encouraged and individual attention given during the sessions. The course is suitable for beginners and the more experienced. Basic materials are provided, please bring a sketchbook with you. WEDNESDAYS, 10am – 1pm 21 Feb – 14 Mar £70 for 4 weeks   Scroll down to book ONLINE or call 01873 811579...
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March 2018
£45.00

Botanical Illustration – Spring Term

March 3, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Tutor Debbie Devauden will guide you through the various techniques to achieve a detailed and accurate botanical painting. You’ll have the opportuntity to work in pen with a wash of colour or learn the methods to create a pure watercolour picture. Debbie is an experienced tutor, with a Diploma in Botanical Illustration from The English Garden School at the Chelsea Physic Garden. Debbie has exhibited widely, including with the Society of Botanical Artists at their London exhibitions. The workshop is suitable for complete beginners as well as those with some experience. SATURDAY, 10am-3pm 3 March £45 Scroll down to book ONLINE or...
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Sat 25

LIFE DRAWING – autumn term

November 25 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Mon 27

Air Lab – Above the Radar

November 27 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Wed 29

DRAWING & PAINTING – autumn term

November 29 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Wed 29

CREATIVE NETWORK: Film Night

November 29 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm