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Workshops for Adults

Led by expert tutors our weekly workshops offer you the chance to learn or develop artistic skills in a relaxed and friendly environment. Our Essential sessions offer a great introduction to a basic skills while our project sessions are aimed at those with more experience who are looking to develop their skills with some specialist support from our tutors.

 

Try Before You Buy is available for selected workshops. Please contact the Box Office. 

Unless stated otherwise, classes require you to bring your own materials. Please visit www.thespring.co.uk/take-part or contact the Box Office for a materials list.

 

The Autumn 2019 term is a twelve (12) week term, divided into the following blocks.

Block 1: w/c 16 September – w/c 21 October

Half Term break: w/c 28 October

Block 2: w/c 4 November – w/c 9 December

The full term can be booked in advance at the price below or in two blocks. A discount applies if the whole term is booked in one go.

 

Day

10am – 12noon

1pm – 3pm

MONDAYS

Drawing Essentials

Life Drawing Essentials

TUESDAYS

 

Pastels Essentials

WEDNESDAYS

Drawing Projects

Watercolour Projects

THURSDAYS

Free Art Space Thursdays (to 12.30pm)

 

FRIDAYS

Watercolour Essentials

 

SATURDAYS

Watercolour Essentials

 

 

Project Sessions

Free Art Space

On Thursday mornings during term time we open up the Art Space for anyone who would like the chance to come and use our materials and equipment for free. A great way to find out if art activities are for you!

 

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Thursdays, 10am – 12.30pm
Workshops

Drawing Essentials -Autumn 2019

Tutor: Jules Roper BA £120, £109 concessions (£132, £120 concessions if booked in two blocks)

 

£120, £108 concessions (£132, £120 concessions if booked in two blocks)

Tutor: Jules Roper BA

Delve into the wonderful world of illustration in this course covering the exciting basics of drawing. You will have the chance to explore and experiment with shape and form, and then use shade and tone to create realistic images.

Download the materials list.

Mondays 10am - 12pm (1st 6 weeks) Book now
Mondays 10am - 12pm (2nd 6 weeks) Book now
Essential Skills Sessions

Life Drawing Essentials - Autumn 2019

Jules Roper BA £144, £132 concessions (£156, £144 concessions if booked in two blocks)

£144, £132 concessions (£156, 144 concs if booked in two blocks)

Tutor: Jules Roper BA

Join Jules in this great opportunity to practise and develop your life drawing techniques and style. In this workshop, you will have the chance to experiment with mark-making and media-working with professional life models in a variety of poses.

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Mondays, 1 - 3pm (1st 6 weeks) Book now
Mondays, 1 - 3pm (2nd 6 weeks) Book now
Essential Skills Sessions

Pastels Essentials - Autumn 2019

Tutor: Robyn Cheyne £120, £108 concessions (£132, £120 concs if booked in two blocks)

£120, £108 concessions (£132, £120 concs if booked in two blocks)

Tutor: Robyn Cheyne BA

Discover the versatility and potential of soft and pencil pastels. Learn a wide range of techniques and styles covering a variety of themes and subjects. Join Robyn for a chance to experience pastels for the first time or to develop your skills further. 

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Tuesdays, 1pm - 3pm (1st 6 weeks) Book now
Tuesdays, 1pm - 3pm (2nd 6 weeks) Book now
Project Sessions

Drawing Projects - Autumn 2019

Tutor: Jules Roper BA £120, £108 concessions (£132, £120 concs if booked in two blocks)

£120, £108 concessions (£132, £120 concs if booked in two blocks) 

Tutor: Jules Roper BA

This class is aimed at those who have either completed Drawing Essentials or have a little more confidence and wish to develop their work and techniques. By experimenting with media and exploring a variety of artists you will be encouraged to try new approaches to a range of subject matter. Whether it is practicing your observational skills or discovering a new style of work, come try something new.

 

Wednesdays 10am - 12noon (1st 6 weeks) Book now
Wednesdays, 10am - 12noon (2nd 6 weeks) Book now
Essential Skills Sessions

Watercolour Essentials - Autumn 2019 (Friday Class)

Tutor: Nic Cowper £120, £108 concessions (£132, £120 concs if booked in two blocks)

£120, £108 concessions (£132, £120 concs if booked in two blocks)

Tutor: Nic Cowper

Start your watercolour journey with an introduction to this expressive medium. Get to grips with fundamentals of paint, water and paper and develop your understanding of the wonderful opportunities watercolour offers.

Download the materials list

 

Fridays, 10am - 12noon (1st 6 weeks) Book now
Friday, 10am - 12noon (2nd 6 weeks) Book now
Essential Skills Sessions

Watercolour Essentials - Autumn 2019 (Saturday Class)

Tutor: Nic Cowper £110, £99 concessions (£121, £110 concs if booked in two blocks)

£110, £99 concessions (£121, £110 concs if booked in two blocks)

Tutor: Nic Cowper

Start your watercolour journey with an introduction to this expressive medium. Get to grips with fundamentals of paint, water and paper and develop your understanding of the wonderful opportunities watercolour offers.

Download the materials list

 

Saturdays, 10am - 12noon (1st 5 weeks) Book now
Saturdays, 10am - 12noon (2nd 5 weeks) Book now
Project Sessions

Watercolour Projects - Autumn 2019

Tutor: Nic Cowper £120, £108 concessions (£132, £120 concs if booked in two blocks)

£100, £90 concessions (£110, £100 concs if booked in two blocks)

Tutor: Nic Cowper

This class is aimed at those with a little more confidence who are looking to develop their work. Stretch your skills and refine your watercolour style through analysis and experimentation. Take a look at your work with a slightly different perspective, try something new and step outside your comfort zone – you’ll find some surprising results…

Download the materials list

Wednesdays, 1pm - 3pm (1st 6 weeks) Book now
Wednesdays, 1pm - 3pm (2nd 6 weeks) Book now