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Our art courses vary from drawing and painting, paper making and mosaic through to raising your confidence through creativity. Tutors encourage students to present and share their work, engage in group discussion and develop critiquing skills.

A Day of Mixed Media Landscapes View details

A Day of Mixed Media - an opportunity to explore and experiment with different media and how they work together. We will, for example, use collage, printing, paints, ink, pastels, charcoal, photocopies in various combinations. Over the day we will aim to complete a piece of work based on landscape, looking at and discussing artists' work for inspiration.

A Journey Through Watercolour View details

A staged or step by step procedure showing students how to compose, draw and paint a series of varied subjects. Working from provided photographs, students own source material and photocopied handouts. How to build up a painting in stages, how to include props and simplify complex subjects. Plenty of tips and advice on watercolour method and technique demonstrated at the easel with useful advice given throughout. Individual attention when needed as well as group discussion about ideas styles and approaches. A comfortably paced course within a warm friendly atmosphere.

Acrylic & Watercolour Landscapes View details

The tutor will demonstrate various aspects of painting, covering areas such as skies, trees, water and more with development of tone, form and colour mixing. With 1 to 1 tuition from the tutor the student can build up their own version. Mediums used will be watercolour and acrylic. Developing ones own painting is very much encouraged. As the course progresses, personal feelings about the landscape around you will develop, you will see the world around you differently. This spark inside of you that makes you want to paint, will be kindled and, meeting each week with others who also have this spark, it will develop with friendships and your art will grow. Tutor comment ; 'Many,many years ago a tutor told me I had a gift, an extraordinary compliment. Over the years I have had real pleasure from helping others and I also like to think that I am repaying my tutor for seeing this spark in me'. You can see our tutors own paintings on www.joehush.co.uk

Acrylic Art Day - Paint Like Monet View details

This day school will take you through Monet's methodology, looking at brush strokes, broken colour, composition and colour. Your tutor will take through a Monet painting in a step by step approach. If there is time, you will be putting this into practice in your own individual work.

Acrylic landscapes View details

The tutor will demonstrate various aspects of painting, covering areas such as skies, trees, water and more with development of tone, form and colour mixing. With 1 to 1 tuition from the tutor the student can build up their own version. Medium used will be acrylic. Developing ones own painting is very much encouraged. As the course progresses, personal feelings about the landscape around you will develop, you will see the world around you differently. This spark inside of you that makes you want to paint, will be kindled and, meeting each week with others who also have this spark, it will develop with friendships and your art will grow. Tutor comment ; 'Many,many years ago a tutor told me I had a gift, an extraordinary compliment. Over the years I have had real pleasure from helping others and I also like to think that I am repaying my tutor for seeing this spark in me'. You can see our tutors own paintings on www.joehush.co.uk

Animation View details

Animation workshops are a fantastic way to engage, empower, educate and inspire people of all ages and abilities and allow you to creatively express your ideas while learning many invaluable skills. A great opportunity to learn everything you need to know about making an animation using traditional techniques. The workshops are unique as they aim to de-mystify the animation process and a supportive environment is offered where you can develop and explore ideas and be inspired to animate. On this new workshop you will develop three methods of early animation. With the help and guidance of your tutor you will develop ideas, characters and stories and transform them into moving images through animation techniques of thaumatropes, flipbooks, also building and creating an animation for your very own zoetrope.

Art View details

This improvers’ course will give you opportunities to practise different techniques using several mediums so developing confidence in applying these to your own work. You will learn how to evaluate your own and others work in order to improve. You have the opportunity to exhibit your work in a local art gallery and venue.

Art View details

This improvers’ course will give you opportunities to practise different techniques using several mediums so developing confidence in applying these to your own work. You will learn how to evaluate your own and others work in order to develop. You will have the opportunity to exhibit your work in a local art gallery and venue.

Art View details

This improvers’ course will give you opportunities to practise different techniques using several mediums so developing confidence in applying these to your own work. You will learn how to evaluate your own and others work in order to improve. You have the opportunity to work collaboratively on art projects within the local community and to exhibit your work in a local art gallery and venue.

Art - 'On Location' at Russell Cotes Museum View details

This three day intensive drawing course will take place in the cliff top setting of Russell-Cotes Art Gallery and Museum, inspiring beginners and improvers to develop skills of line, tone, perspective and colour mixing in response to the stunning interiors and Victorian garden. The Museum has Art Nouveau inspired decorative features and an eclectic architectural design. with a renowned art collection. in addition a changing exhibition programme will stimulate skills in pencil, pastel pencil, pen and watercolour (in the garden).