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, with tuition where requested. Drawing boards and some materials are provided.
for details call me or visit the WEA website
Life Drawing Days at Exchange Place Studios
The next Life Drawing Day is planned for late January 2017, dates TBC .
The sessions are for all abilities, in a friendly and supportive atmosphere, with tuition where requested. Easels, drawing boards and some materials are provided.
Venue: Education space, Exchange Place Studios, Exchange Street, S2 5TR
Times 10.30 - 12.30 and 1.30 - 3.30 Cost: £7 per 2 hour session or £12 for the day.
For more details or to book please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 07976 609604
Age Group: for those over 16 years only
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.
Picture making with textiles
Whether to commemorate an event or just for fun, pictures in textiles are versatile in that they can be hung like a painting or incorporated into everyday items such as cushions, quilts, tablecloths etc, making art part of your everyday life.
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 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.
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