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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.

Spring 2019 term dates: 
w/c 14 January - w/c 4 February
Half term: w/c 11 February and 18 February
w/c 25 February - w/c 1 April

The Spring 2019 full term can be booked in advance at the price below or in two blocks (4 weeks and 6 weeks). A discount applies if the whole term is booked in one go.

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.

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
Essential Skills Sessions

Drawing Essentials - Spring 2019

Tutor: Jules Roper BA £100, £90 concessions (£60, £40 concs for first 4 weeks and £66, £44 concs for second six weeks)

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 shape and form, and then use shade and tone to create realistic images.

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Mondays, 10am - 12noon (1st 4 weeks) Book now
Mondays, 10am - 12noon (2nd 6 weeks) Book now
Essential Skills Sessions

Life Drawing Essentials - Spring 2019

Jules Roper BA £120, £110 concessions (£50, £46 concs for first 4 weeks and £75, £69 for second six weeks)

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

Pastels Essentials - Spring 2019

Tutor: Robyn Cheyne £100, £90 concessions (£60, £40 concs for first 4 weeks and £66, £44 concs for second six weeks)

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

Watercolour Essentials - Spring 2019

Tutor: Nic Cowper £100, £90 concessions (£60, £40 concs for first 4 weeks and £66, £44 concs for second six weeks)

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.

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Fridays OR Saturdays, 10am - 12noon (1st 4 weeks) Book now
Fridays OR Saturdays, 10am - 12noon (2nd 6 weeks) Book now
Project Sessions

Drawing Projects - Spring 2019

Tutor: Jules Roper BA £100, £90 concessions (£60, £40 concs for first 4 weeks and £66, £44 concs for second six weeks)

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

Watercolour Projects - Spring 2019

Tutor: Nic Cowper £100, £90 concessions (£60, £40 concs for first 4 weeks and £66, £44 concs for second six weeks)

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