Drawing and Painting classes
I teach a WEA Painting and Drawing for All Course on Tuesday Mornings in Walkley, for all abilities, in a friendly and supportive atmosphere. Drawing boards and some materials are provided. For details call me or visit the WEA website
Life Drawing classes
I teach a Life Drawing in sharrow on Monday afternoons and a Life Drawing for all for All Course on Tuesday Afternoons at the Art House , for all abilities, in a friendly and supportive atmosphere, with tuition. Some materials are provided.
for details call me or visit the WEA website
Experimental Wednesdays at Exchange Place
Join these small and friendly classes for small groups (max 5 people), of people of all abilities and levels of experience to explore basic drawing skills and techniques and experiment with a range of art media without committing to a long course. We use a minimum of specialist equipment so you can repeat most activities at home.
Venue: in studio 5.13 at Exchange Studios in central Sheffield.
Cost: £12 per session or £10 per session if you book for a block of 5 or more sessions. For more details or to book please email email@example.com or call 07976 609604
Times: Wednesdays, Term time only Mornings from 10.30 to 12.30 OR evenings 7.00pm to 9.00pm
Age Group: : mornings aimed at adults only, children aged 8 upwards interested in developing their skills can be accommodated with an earlier evening start.
Spring and Summer terms
Making Mosaics for the home and garden An introduction to mosaics to show you to design and construct small items for indoors and outdoors.
Stripped and Green Willow
Using Stripped Willow to learn sculptural willow weaving skills to design and create Green Willow sculptures for outdoor installation.
Painting in watercolour, acrylics and oils
For beginners - learn painting techniques with outdoor (plein air) trips when the weather allows!
Autumn and winter terms
Lino Printing and Lantern Making -
Basic printing techniques and in willow and lantern making – both skills that you can use to good effect in your winter celebrations.
Workshops on the move
Most of the workshops above can be adapted for outdoor events or workshops in other venues. for outdoor and indoor festivals and events I also can lead workshops in a variety of craft activities for children and adults.
For festivals and events, I lead a small kite making workshop to make and decorate a simple kite in 15 minutes. Great fun for all ages or as a family workshop. Children under 7 may require some assistance from parents or carers.
Cardboard Puppet Making
For festivals and events, I lead a articulated puppet making workshop to make and decorate a simple kite in 15 minutes.
Busy Bee or Creepy Crawly Making
For festivals and events, i lead range of activities for children up to about 12 with armbands, masks, bird scarers/plant ties, peg dolls and more.
Lantern Making for all ages
Making mosaics - very addictive!
Textile work with children and adults.
Drawing in the outdoors at Burbage North
Kite making for all ages, Ruskin Park Fun Day