Weekly Events 2017
To book any of our courses contact The Cornish Riviera Box Office Tel 01726 879500, or online at http://www.crbo.co.uk/barnoon or message us.
WEEKLY OPEN CLASSES
These events run most weeks and are open to everyone. Check other events here
DRAW / Mondays 10:00 - 12:00
An open drawing class for all levels and abilities - The sessions are taught by experienced tutors, in a friendly and informative style. Each week we explore different themes and media. from the local landscape, to botanical, portraits, people and animals! All welcome, materials included but feel free to bring your own. Booking advised, £10 per session (£7.50 concs)
Explore With Water Colour / Mondays 14:00 - 16:00
A weekly open water colour and mixed media class - each session we will explore a different topic or theme. From still life, portraits, and Weather permitting, paint outside scenes, ... The class is suitable for all levels of ability, complete beginners welcome. Tools and materials included but feel free to bring your own materials too.. With Zoe Eaton and guest tutors, £10 per session No watercolour on 17 July
Guitar For Beginners / Wed 7 - 8.30 pm
A weekly stand alone guitar class suitable for complete beginners, or lapsed players who wish to get back into playing. Led by Pete Giles, in a relaxed and informal style, with small groups. You are welcome to just one session, or come along every week to build up your skills - bring your guitar (or ask about borrowing one) Costs £10 per session, booking required.
DRAW ST. IVES! Drawing Tours
11:00 - 12.30 am / £7.50 (under 5's go free).
Get to see St Ives in a different light with these artist led, themed outdoor drawing crawls. Each tour lasts for 90 minutes, giving you the opportunity to make a number of sketches on the theme of the day. Whether you are a complete novice or experienced artist, let us show you different aspects of this beautiful place to capture in drawings. Help is on hand for techniques and approaches to capturing what you see. Included is an eco A5 sketchbook for you to fill and keep.
No booking is needed, meet at Barnoon Workshop (weather permitting) at 11 am, and pay on the door. Please wear suitable outdoor clothing and footwear. We run these every week, throughout the summer.
Private tours can be arranged outside of these times.
TOUR & DRAW / Tues & Sat
An artist led tour around the towns art hot spots. Learn more about this fascinating 'art colony' and discover some hidden gems, with the opportunity to draw or take photos.
BUILDINGS / Wed
We will explore the pretty streets and alleyways of St Ives, taking in buildings of interest depending on our route. Draw interesting architecture including fishing cottages, churches etc
BY THE SEA / Thurs
Depending on our route that day we will be using quick gestural drawing techniques to capture figures on the beach, surfers and walkers or harbour views, sea life etc different varieties of seaweed, shells and more. Lovely for all ages.
WILD COASTAL PATH / Fri
We will take a walk to the coastal path above Porthmeor Beach, and make studies of plants and flowers as they grow in their natural habitat. We will try and identify species that we draw, or just the dramatic panoramic scenery!.