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ART CLASSES

COURSES :

TUESDAY - 'More Than Art' Mixed Media Skills Building & Development.

TUESDAY - ‘Especially for Men’ in partnership with Axe Valley Mens Shed art classes. (out reach)

WEDNESDAY - 'Wednesday Workshops' talks & other events.

THURSDAY - ‘Art Coffee & Chat’ relaxed & enjoyable session open to all.

COURSE: 'More Than Art'
Mixed Media Skills Building & Development

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Join this exciting new fast paced year long course beginning this September. 

For those who have attended Art House Art School before this will be a fresh and dynamic course however it will maintain the calm familiarity of previous courses. It is also perfect for new students who wish to embark on a new hobby, interest or even career. 

 

The year is broken into six terms of approximately six weeks following the local school calendar therefore ideal for parents to join as well as active retirees. This also enables new students to join throughout the year and not feel behind. 

 

Term 1: Workshops. Experimentation and exploration. The initial six weeks is all about investigating and exploring a combination of media: water-colours, Inks, Printing, Collage... The onus will be on experimentation and Not the end result in order to give you the ‘know how’ to use these new found media, techniques and materials confidently throughout the course. 

 

Term 2: Natural Forms: The second term you will be creating art in response to the theme; 

Organic natural forms. Enabling you to practice your observational and drawing skills while developing concepts  around your own art practice.

 

Spring Term: Jan - April  3 and 4 Social Commentary: William Hogarth & Grayson Perry, 

 

Term 5 & 6 English Landscapes; Constable and The Romantics and David Hockney (Further details by request). 

 

Over the year you will have the opportunity to go on field trips to museums & galleries, paint En Plein Air, in a variety of locations, experience costume life as well as opt into other Art School events. We will complete the year with an Art exhibition. 

 

Should you require further details on any of the above please ask. 

 

The course commences Tuesday 14th September 2021 10 am - 4.30 pm. (See notes below*). 

 

The morning begins at 10am until 12.30 pm Tutor support.

Please be prompt as this is when the briefs and tuition is facilitated 

(1/2 hour lunch you may bring pack-up) 

1pm - 2pm Tutor support 

2pm - 4pm Studio space & peer support. 

 

This course is pre-booked & pre-paid Bi-Termly: 

x 13 sessions at £17 per day = Total £221

Includes all tuition, refreshments & materials.

(Extras charges will be made for watercolour paper / Canvases / Field Trip entrance fees). 

Miss a session? Attend Thursday Morning Session Free. 

Discounts available on other Art house Art School Workshops & Talks.

 

Spring Term Dates 2022 

Jan: 4th /11th / 18th / 25th  feb: 1st / 8th / 15th / ( Half Term 22nd). 

March: 1st / 8th / 15th / 22nd / 29th / April 5th 

 

GROUP: ‘Especially for Men’. 
in partnership with Axe Valley Mens Shed art classes. (out reach)

* Qualified Artist & Art Teacher

* All materials provided (Conditions apply)

Tea/Coffee & Biscuits

 

This is a relaxed Art group covering a variety of media including: watercolours, acrylics, printing, pastels, charcoal, collage......

Weekly Classes Tuesday 2.30pm to 4.30pm

Located at Axe Valley Men’s Shed Units 4 & 5, Valley Line Industrial Park, Wedmore Road, Cheddar BS27 3EE

For more details please contact Andy https://axevalleymensshed.org/

WEDNESDAY WORKSHOPS:  £45 pp.

10am - 4pm. (1 hr lunch) Bring a packed lunch or book a table at a local pub.

( Other days by appointment pre-booked only)

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Choose From:

* Collograph: Making & Printing. 13/10/21 13/04/21

Using flowers & leaves from the garden taking a combination of recycled materials you will make a collograph substrate then print from it. You should finish at least three prints in this workshop ready to frame.

Lino Cut & Printing.  10/11/21 09/03/22

Come, Design, Carve and print a lovely scene inspired by the seasons, Katrina will guide you through the process of this enjoyable art-form from drawing board to print. You should leave with at least one print ready to frame.

* Memorable Mosaics. 08/12/21 09/02/22

This is an introduction to mosaic making, you will design and make a mosaic ornament using recycled, broken china. You are welcome to bring pieces of your china or memorabilia to the class to make your own beautiful keepsake

 

* Acrylic Painting: Taster Workshop. 12/01/22

Join Katrina on this one day workshop she will guide you through Acrylic painting techniques, explore colour mixing & create a piece of your own art-work on canvas.

 

* Collage: Unleash your creativity. 08/06/22

This is a fun relaxing one day workshop, Katrina will introduce you to several different collagists and their styles then you will create your own collage,

GROUP:‘Art Coffee & Chat’ £12

relaxed & enjoyable session open to all.

Painting with Watercolor

* Qualified Artist & Art Teacher

* All materials provided (Conditions apply)

* Tea/Coffee & Biscuits

 

Experience the therapeutic benefits of the art process. Join this relaxed & friendly group, no pressure, it’s up to you to do as little or as much as you like?

Choose from drawing; pencil, graphite, charcoal, pastel: collage: printing: painting:- watercolour, gouache, acrylic.

Monthly workshop to develop your technical skills.

I will suggest materials and topics for you too explore or you may bring your own projects. I am on hand to support & guide you through your very own personal creative journey. 

Thursdays 10am -12 noon.

All materials, Coffee & Biscuits included! £12