Our artists have a vibrant schedule of events throughout the year.
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!
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 […]
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 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 […]
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 […]
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. […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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: […]