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Workshops for Adults

‭Each week during term time we offer a selection of visual art workshops for adults where you can enjoy tuition from professionals in a relaxed environment.

Summer 2018 term dates: w/c 16 April - w/c 9 July | Half term w/c 28 May

You can book workshops in two blocks of six weeks each. To secure your place for the full term, please book both blocks in advance.
Prices stated are for the whole term

Try Before You Buy – if you are a new participant, come along and try your first session for free. If you decide to return, you’ll pay for the session with the rest of the term. Subject to availability.

Please note: you need to bring your own materials to all classes.

Essential Skills Sessions

Life Drawing Essentials - Summer 2018

Jules Roper BA £132, £121 concessions

Are you passionate about life drawing? 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. If you love drawing, you won’t want to miss this!

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Please note this is an 11-week term with no class on Monday 7 May.

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

Pastels Essentials - Summer 2018

Tutor: Robyn Cheyne £120, £108 concessions

‭Explore the exciting potential of pastel painting and the range of techniques and styles it encompasses in a fun and informative environment. Join Robyn for a great chance to develop your pastel skills across a wide variety of subjects and themes.

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

Drawing Essentials - Summer 2018

Tutor: Jules Roper BA £120, £108 concessions

Delve into the wonderful world of drawing in this course covering all the basics. You will have the chance to explore shape and form, and then use shade and tone to create a realistic image. You will also be able to experiment with marks and a variety of media, looking at composition and still life.

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

Watercolour Essentials - Summer 2018

Tutor: Nic Cowper £120, £108 concessions

Start your watercolour journey in this 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 as well as the limitations of this expressive medium.

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Fridays OR Saturdays, 10am - 12noon (2nd 6 weeks) Book now
Project Sessions

Watercolour Projects - Summer 2018

Tutor: Nic Cowper £120, £108 concessions

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…

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