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Unique workshops for adults

Workshops

Bookbinding

Tutor: Luke Smith from Threads £55, £49 concessions

Our Saturday workshops for adults are one-off sessions giving you the opportunity to try a range of different creative activities.

In this workshop, you will be shown how to create your very own book. Participants will be taken through each process from creating a front cover to binding their book.

Students are encouraged to bring something that inspires them e.g. an image or pattern, sketchbook, pencil and craft knife. Other materials will be provided.

Download the materials list.

Saturday 15 October 10am – 3pm Book now
Workshops

Male Portrait in Oils

Tutor: Heather Gray-Newton MA £55, £49 concessions, Special Offer: £80 if purchased at the same time as Female Portrait in Oils

Our Saturday workshops for adults are one-off sessions giving you the opportunity to try a range of different creative activities.

An opportunity for those who have a passion for portrait work to spend a day working from a male model. You can choose either to select your own colours or follow the tutor’s challenge to work with ‘warm on warm’ colours. Throughout the day, Heather will provide one to one time with each participant to help you get the most out of the day.

Saturday 22 October 10am – 3pm Book now
Workshops

Life Size Puppet Workshop

Tutor: Clare Jefferson-Jones from Splodge Designs £60, £54 concessions

Our Saturday workshops for adults are one-off sessions giving you the opportunity to try a range of different creative activities.

Using a variety of techniques, we will work together to design and create a life-size puppet head.  Be it animal, human or fantasy you will have the opportunity to learn techniques to bring your character to life, using fabrics, cardboard, card and paints. Materials will be provided but please do bring along any inspirational drawings or fabric you would like to incorporate

Download the materials list.

Saturday 29 October 10am – 3pm Book now
Workshops

Tablet Art for the Beginner

Tutor: Lyn Unsworth Lane £16, £14.40 concessions

Our Saturday workshops for adults are one-off sessions giving you the opportunity to try a range of different creative activities.

A fun way to start sketching and painting on your iPad or Android tablet. Learn basic techniques such as digital colour palates, watercolour, ink, pencil, stencils and layering to create images to share on social media, build in to websites or print out as art.

Please bring along your own fully charged device with the Tayasui Sketches II App ready and downloaded. 

Saturday 19 November 10am – 12pm Book now
Workshops

Female Portrait in Oils

Tutor: Heather Gray-Newton MA £55, £49 concessions, Special Offer: £80 if purchased at the same time as Male Portrait in Oils

An opportunity for those who have a passion for portrait work to spend a day working from a female model. You can choose either to select your own colours or follow the tutor’s challenge to work with ‘warm on warm’ colours. Throughout the day, Heather will provide one to one time with each participant to help you get the most out of the day.

Saturday 10 December 10am – 3pm Book now