What’s On

Our artists have a vibrant schedule of events throughout the year.

Moth on Cloth textiles course with Melly Made Designs

Cambridge Art Makers 6 Lintech Court, Linton, near Cambridge

Using Melanie's favourite material; Vlieseline, (vilene to most people), with teabags and moth print blocks designed by Mel and made in India, free motion stitching, paint and varnish, create stunning postcard sized moths. An opportunity to learn and explore textiles techniques to then take home and get carried away with!

Kuksa Bowl woodwork course with Nick Gosman

Cambridge Art Makers 6 Lintech Court, Linton, near Cambridge

On this course Nick will teach you how to make a simple Kuksa bowl similar to those that are made by the Sámi nomads in Finland. He will take you from basic wood preparation though to carving the bowl with an axe, gouge work and finishing to make a bowl that you can take away […]

Primavera exhibition at Art & Horse Racing Gallery

Saint Wendred's Hamilton Road, Newmarket, Cambridgeshire, United Kingdom

We are pleased to announce that In the anticipation of spring the Primavera Exhibition will be featuring the works of Italian artist Giacomo Mazzari. Mazzari who is exclusively represented by Art & Horse Racing Gallery in the UK lives in Rivergaro in the province of Piacenza. He graduated with a degree in architecture and has […]

Exploring Printmaking with Charlotte Aldis

Cambridge Art Makers 6 Lintech Court, Linton, near Cambridge

This course offers you the opportunity to explore a variety of printmaking techniques ranging from linocut to monotype, drypoint to collagraph. Whether you have done it before or are new to the processes you will have the opportunity to learn and explore these different techniques with Charlotte's expert guidance. Learn about the different tools and […]

Painting Spring Flowers

St John's Church Hills Road, Cambridge

Painting Spring Flowers watercolour workshop with demonstrations and individual guidance throughout the day, book online £80. FREE PARKING St John’s Church, Hills Road, CB2 8RN. Enjoy a relaxing day of flower painting. I will provide a beautiful array of seasonal fresh flowers. I will demonstrate how to mix greens and paint some of the flowers […]

Weekly Tapestry Weaving with Matty Smith

Cambridge Art Makers 6 Lintech Court, Linton, near Cambridge

This ten week course aims to support tapestry weavers in exploring new techniques or in executing a tapestry weaving project of their own design. Matty will help each participant develop skills or a design through discussion, demonstration and sampling. You will discuss appropriate effects and choice of materials, then sample colour combinations and techniques, possibly […]

Weekly Art History with Lisa Fretwell

Cambridge Art Makers 6 Lintech Court, Linton, near Cambridge

Art History - Modernism - 1910-1980 This course is aimed at anyone who would like to learn how more about how to analyse works of art, with a specific focus on Modernist movements. Lisa will introduce you to a variety of artworks and explain why and how these were being produced between approximately 1910 –1980. […]

COS We’re Creatives

The Old Spring 1 Ferry Path, Cambridge

COS members' monthly social gathering. COS We're Creatives is a recurring event that takes place on the last Tuesday of every month at the Old Spring Pub. It's an excellent opportunity to get together with other artist members in a social setting. We hope you can join us.

Weekly Textiles & Mixed Media with MellyMade Designs

Cambridge Art Makers 6 Lintech Court, Linton, near Cambridge

This course will offer you a chance to explore textile techniques through projects set with Melanie. Throughout each term you will have the opportunity to explore various types of dyeing and painting, printmaking with wooden blocks and lino, stitching both by hand and with a machine, using tea bag, vlieseline, free motion machine embroidery, embelishment […]

Screen Printing (5 afternoons)

Cambridge Art Makers 6 Lintech Court, Linton, near Cambridge

Explore the joys of screen printing onto textiles. For beginners or more experienced. Screen printing is a rewarding, colourful, creative, adaptable and fast technique! Sarah will introduce you to the magical experience of creating your own designs on fabric through screen printing. Over five weeks you will have ample time to develop designs and layer […]

Innovative Painting course with Cläre Basel

Cambridge Art Makers 6 Lintech Court, Linton, near Cambridge

These weekly classes focus on developing your authentic voice in paint. Through a series of playful experiments and more rigorous testing of art theories you will gain confidence in listening to your intuition and enjoy using your discoveries in your art making. You will use mixed media to develop your ideas and Cläre will introduce […]

Event Series Life Drawing

Life Drawing

Rowan arts centre 40 Humberstone Road, Cambridge

Life Drawing – the fundamental practice for ALL ARTISTS for ALL those who wish to improve their observational skills. When: Beginning on Thursday 25 January 2024 for eight weeks, 6.30pm to 9pm (2.5 hours). There will be a half term break on Thursday 22 February. Format: View a full description of full course here. Materials: […]

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