Throughout the year we hold art workshops and demonstrations. these are limited to eight persons .Last year we had classes for painting, printing and flower arranging.
Workshops in Arts and Crafts
SUNDAY 24TH SEPTEMBER 2017
You will be taught how to prepare the block, transfer your image in register onto the four surfaces, cut the surface away, mix transparent ink, ink the block, print in register and be shown how you can continue printing at home without the use of a press.
Rough schedule for the day will be:
10:00 Brief introduction and explanation, examples of relief prints and blocks, tea and coffee served.
10:20 Demonstration on preparation of block, transferring the image and starting to cut the design.
10:45 Practical session for you to prepare your blocks as shown above.
11:15 Printing demonstration in mixing transparent inks, inking up the blocks, paper registration and using the presses.
11:45 Practical session where you will print your blocks.
16:00 Approximate end of the session. (This can be later depending on student and workshop availability).
All materials are included within the class
If you have attended a previous class of Kevin’s, then please bring your own tools, although tools will be available for use for those first timers.
Notes and a supplier list will be supplied.
Tea/coffee and biscuits are included in the price, but PLEASE NOTE : Please bring your own lunch as this is not included.
Watercolour Workshop with Pam Clark
Tuesday 12th September 2017
Cost - £15.00 includes tea/coffee and biscuits.
(Please note : materials are not included)
For the course you will need...
140 lb / 300g/m paper stretched or at least stuck down on a board - (boards are available for use in the gallery - no charge)
some odd bits of paper for trying out colour mixes
a mixing dish
various size brushes
whatever watercolours you have to hand
pencil (HB or B or B2)
old tooth brush
However, should you not have any of the above they will be available in the gallery, although will be subject to an additional small charge.
Places will be booked on a first come first booked basis.