After your holidays it is now time to start to put some of those lovely memories down on paper by joining us on our six week sea and landscapes water colour classes.

We consciously never have too many people in our painting classes, so you will get plenty of individual attention. The classes are suitable for both absolute beginners and those wanting a rekindle a long remembered skill.  All materials are provided for these classes but if you would like to buy your own you will get a discount. Classes can be booked individually at £29.00 per session although 10% discount is available for those booking the whole six week course. ( £25.00 per lesson ).


At the end of each class students will have a painting on quality watercolour paper to take away. If you would like to frame your work we do sell quality frames at reasonable prices.

                     Watercolour Painting - Sea, Sky, Air & Earth


WEEK 1

Watercolour mixing - using just three primaries learn how to create over thirty different shades and colours while producing a beautiful chart.


WEEK 2

Salty Seascapes - paint a wild, watery scene using cool toned watercolours and sea salt techniques.

WEEK 3

Fiery Sunsets - create a blaze of colourful clouds over landscape with watercolour washes. 

WEEK 4

Peacock Feathers - explore the many colours and brushstrokes that make up this beautiful natural material.


WEEK 5

Rainbow Trout - produce an image of this fish in both strong and muted shades complete with it’s dark speckled markings.

WEEK 6

Parrot - the most vivid feathery colours set this bird dramatically against a dark background




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AUTUMN & WINTER TERM

ART & POTTERY CLASSES

WATERCOLOUR SEA, SKY, AIR & EARTH

​TUESDAY 24TH SEPTEMBER 6.30 - 8.30PM

If the last time you made things in clay was at school, put your hand up.  Don't worry you are not alone, life gets in the way. 

​With our classes starting in September you will be able to re connect with that remembered pleasure of making objects that when fired will last for the next 5000 years

With the average class size of 10, there will be plenty of direct contact with your tutor Adam and time to make a wide range of items, each of which you can glaze on the last week.

Cost for those attending all six weeks £150.00 ( £25.00 per session ) 

If you prefer to choose individual workshops these are £29.00 per session.


Week 1

Decorative tiles - Using slabbed clay to create a six tile splash-back / coaster group  Employing clay relief or sgraffito with coloured slip. 

Week 2

Square and rectangular pots - learning how to effectively join sides and bottoms with clay slip to produce vessels that will hold anything from plants to paintbrushes. 

Week 3

Hand formed spoons / strainers - decorated by embossing or carving, utensils in sizes from teaspoon to serving spoon for functional use or display.

Week 4

Bird Feeders - or lidded, decorative cylinders for multipurpose use.

Week 5

Tea Light Houses - create a slabbed mini ceramic cottage that will show a small candle glowing through the windows.

Week 6

Glazing week - relax while adding colour to your newly fired ceramic pieces.  These pieces will now be fired for a second time before collection.




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HAND BUILDING IN CLAY

HOUSE AND GARDEN
​TUESDAY 24TH SEPTEMBER 6.30 - 8.30PM