WORKSHOPS AND EVENTS 2019

Mon 7 Jan 10:00 - 12:00 OPEN DRAWING GROUP

Mon 7 Jan 10:00 - 12:00

OPEN DRAWING GROUP

A 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).

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Sun 13 Jan 11:00 - 16:00 Learn to Play Guitar in a Day!

Sun 13 Jan 11:00 - 16:00

Learn to Play Guitar in a Day!

Have you always wanted to play guitar, but don't know where to start? Or maybe you have a guitar and started, but have since lapsed playing.

This one day workshop really is an excellent way to kick-start your playing, and lay good foundations for future improvement.

With Tutor Pete Giles, who has over 20 years experience teaching adults to play. Pete has developed an easy system to get started, with emphasis on practical skills over theory, using popular tunes, and a combination of individual and group exercises.

Taught in small groups, there is plenty of time for individual feedback.

By the end of the day you should be able to:Play 4 chords, Understand how to read 'guitar tabs'. Have an insight into the principles of tuning Play a complete song all the way through!

If you need to borrow a guitar please ask.

Tickets are £45.

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Mon 14 Jan 10:00 - 12:00 OPEN DRAWING GROUP

Mon 14 Jan 10:00 - 12:00

OPEN DRAWING GROUP

A 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).

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Sat 9 Feb 10:00 - 12:00 FANTASTIC PLASTIC FUSION

Sat 9 Feb 10:00 - 12:00

FANTASTIC PLASTIC FUSION

Learn how to recycle old plastic carrier bags into a strong, waterproof material.

Plastic bags are cut and fused with a hot iron in layers - to make an A3 sized material, that can be cut and sewn like any other fabric.

We will guide you through effective tips, techniques and design ideas for your fabric.You can then turn your finished material into a clutch bag, phone, pencil/ glasses case, bunting or colourful wall hangings.

We have templates, plastic snap fasteners and sewing machine available to complete your projects. No sewing experience is needed.

£20 adults (kids £10) including materials, but feel free to bring along any interesting or colourful bags.

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Tues 19 Feb 10:00 - 12:00 NATURE RELIEF TILES

Tues 19 Feb 10:00 - 12:00

NATURE RELIEF TILES

Create beautiful art pieces with Plaster of Paris tiles! We will be using natural foraged materials, including plants, seaweed, shells, and seeds - then get creative with your own arrangements.

With Zoe Eaton, learn how to create a mold with your chosen items, and mix Plaster of Paris to cast your mold. The Plaster picks up fantastic details, and makes a lasting durable cast.. You will have time to make 2 tiles - that can be painted later when fully dried.

Adults £20, Children £10 including materials.

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Thurs 21 Feb 10:00 - 12:00 BEACH TREASURE MOBILES & CHARMS

Thurs 21 Feb 10:00 - 12:00

BEACH TREASURE MOBILES & CHARMS

Create beautiful wall hangings and charms - with beach finds including shells, sea glass, driftwood and plastic.

We will be combining these with beads and wire - drilling and threading and wire wrapping - get creative with added paint or pen markers. Lots of tools and materials on hand to explore.

All materials and tools provided but feel free to bring your own beach finds to personalise them even more. Leave with beautiful wall hangings, mobiles, key rings or charms!

Adults £15 Children £10 (free childs place with an adult when booked online in advance).

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