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An Introduction to Techniques for Line + Wash

Fri, 1 Mar 2019

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Try your hand at "line and wash" - the creation of a pen and ink sketch tinted with a wash of coloured ink or watercolour - with artist John Harrison. You will start...

£75

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All Levels

0 spaces available

Life Drawing - The Challenge of The Human Form

Sat, 2 Mar 2019

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

The traditional practice of life drawing brings an understanding of proportion, teaches observation and trains the eye. During this inspiring day with artist Stuart Whitehead you will: - Enjoy the experience of drawing...

£85

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All Levels

0 spaces available

Wonderful Ways with Watercolour for Botanical Subjects (3 day series)

Thu, 7 Mar 2019

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

This is a series of 3 full days. Dates are: 7, 14 and 21 March Join artist Karen Innes to explore the wonderful world of painting plants and flowers over three consecutive Wednesdays....

£205

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Seaside Sgraffitto - Beach Huts in Acrylics & Oil Pastel

Fri, 8 Mar 2019

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Do you like a bit of excitement and magic in your painting? Would you like to be a little more spontaneous in the way you work? If so, this might be the workshop...

£75

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All Levels

3 spaces available

Art for Absolute Beginners

Wed, 13 Mar 2019

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Have you ever wondered where to begin? Here's your chance to have a go at art for starters. Get some gentle and fun guidance and try out materials such as watercolours, pastels, acrylics...

£75

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Novice

0 spaces available

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Drawing with Wire

Sun, 17 Mar 2019

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Come and join Helaina and make your very own art wirework. Taking inspiration from your own images/objects you will learn techniques for working with wire to create three-dimensional, wall mounted, drawings. You will...

£75

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Essential Watercolour

Wed, 20 Mar 2019

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

A comprehensive grounding in the principles of using watercolour. Suitable for beginners or for any artist who wishes to go back to basics and be inspired. - Find out about the principles of...

£75

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Novice

0 spaces available

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Acrylic Painting - Moonlight Shadows

Fri, 22 Mar 2019

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Whether you're already a fan of painting with acrylics or you're new to the medium, artist Nikky Corker is the perfect guide. This day with Nikky is a day of play with a...

£75

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Introduction to Painting in Acrylics

Sat, 30 Mar 2019

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Acrylic paint has transformed painting since its introduction fifty years ago. Discover the versatility of this easy to use, vibrant medium. At this workshop you will learn what acrylic paints are and how...

£75

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Novice

0 spaces available

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Acrylics Painting - Springtime Bouquet

Wed, 10 Apr 2019

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Whether you're already a fan of painting with acrylics or you're new to the medium, artist Nikky Corker is the perfect guide. This day with Nikky is a day of play with a...

£75

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All Levels

6 spaces available

NEW

Paint a Yorkshire Beck in Watercolour

Sat, 13 Apr 2019

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Find out how much enjoyment there is to be had from painting in watercolour with artist Alison Drake. Watercolour is the favoured medium of many leisure painters and this workshop will take you...

£75

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Novice

0 spaces available

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Botanical Drawing - The Spring Garden

Thu, 2 May 2019

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Experienced tutor and botanical artist, Sue Vize, will help you achieve more out of a coloured pencil than you thought possible! She will show you how to achieve depth of tone and colour...

£85

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All Levels

0 spaces available

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Storm + Sunlight in Watercolour

Thu, 2 May 2019

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Join Ian Scott Massie to explore a range of watercolour techniques to capture the separate and combined effects of storm and sunlight. This is a perennial theme among artists, presenting a constant challenge....

£75

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Acrylic Painting: Rocky Cove

Fri, 3 May 2019

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Whether you're already a fan of painting with acrylics or you're new to the medium, artist Nikky Corker is the perfect guide. This day with Nikky is a day of play with a...

£75

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Abbeys, Castles + Ruins in Soft Pastel

Thu, 9 May 2019

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

There is interest and great inspiration to be found in the ancient buildings around us in the landscape. We have a wealth of local ruins, abbeys and castles that offer a challenge to...

£75

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All Levels

5 spaces available

NEW

Romantic Ruins in Watercolour + Acrylic Inks

Thu, 9 May 2019

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Join Ian Scott Massie to explore the portrayal of romantic ruins in the landscape using watercolour and acrylic inks. From Jervaulx Abbey, and Middleham Castle to the follies of Hackfall woods, inspiration is...

£75

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Novice

3 spaces available

Contemporary Collage + Image Transfer Techniques

Fri, 10 May 2019

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Spend a day with artist Josie Beszant, learning collage techniques and experimenting with image transfer. - piecing papers together in different ways and with different adhesive techniques - playing with visual perception in...

£75

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All Levels

5 spaces available

NEW

Drawing & Painting Trees in Watercolour

Fri, 10 May 2019

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Learn how to select colours for trees according to the seasons, and discover different techniques for drawing, painting and texturing them singly, and as part of landscape painting. - Study artists who have...

£75

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No-Fuss Furniture Painting Using Annie Sloan Paint

Sun, 12 May 2019

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Be inspired by Melanie's fresh, friendly and practical approach to furniture painting . Develop your own personal style as you gain confidence in choosing the colours to match the finish. Express your own individual...

£75

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0 spaces available

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Acrylic Painting - Purple Heather Hills

Sat, 14 Sep 2019

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Whether you're already a fan of painting with acrylics or you're new to the medium, artist Nikky Corker is the perfect guide. This day with Nikky is an opportunity to learn about the...

£75

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All Levels

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Essential Watercolour

Wed, 18 Sep 2019

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

A comprehensive grounding in the principles of using watercolour. Suitable for beginners or for any artist who wishes to go back to basics and be inspired. - Find out about the principles of...

£75

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Novice

9 spaces available

Textural Acrylics - Paint a Dilapidated Ruin

Sat, 21 Sep 2019

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Unlock the secrets of how to add real texture and life to your acrylic painting, particularly characterful and dilapidated ruins. Using gel mediums, texture pastes and other acrylic products, you will learn what...

£75

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All Levels

6 spaces available

NEW

Botanical Drawing - The Autumn Garden

Thu, 26 Sep 2019

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Join Sue Vize who will help you achieve more out of a coloured pencil than you thought possible, showing you how to achieve depth of tone and colour by building up layers of...

£85

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All Levels

5 spaces available

NEW

Acrylic Painting - Autumn Glade

Wed, 2 Oct 2019

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Whether you're already a fan of painting with acrylics or you're new to the medium, artist Nikky Corker is the perfect guide. This day with Nikky is an opportunity to focus on how...

£75

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All Levels

5 spaces available

NEW

Acrylic Painting - Sunsets + Silhouettes

Sat, 5 Oct 2019

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Join local artist Nikky Corker for a day of painting with acrylics and focusing on a subject that should warm you up even in the depths of October. An opportunity to enjoy the...

£75

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All Levels

7 spaces available

Life Drawing - The Challenge of The Human Form

Sun, 6 Oct 2019

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

The traditional practice of life drawing brings an understanding of proportion, teaches observation and trains the eye. During this inspiring day with artist Stuart Whitehead you will: - Enjoy the experience of drawing...

£85

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All Levels

8 spaces available

A Contemporary Approach to Watercolour

Fri, 11 Oct 2019

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Watercolour frequently suffers from an undeserved reputation as a pale, washed out medium. Contemporary watercolour artists, however, are exploring vibrant new ways of creating results rich in colour and texture, and this course...

£75

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All Levels

0 spaces available

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Experiments in Drawing

Sat, 12 Oct 2019

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

A day with Ian Scott Massie to explore innovative and enjoyable techniques to enable you to see drawing from a different point of view. Experience ways of drawing which combine hand, eye and...

£75

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Novice

0 spaces available

NEW

Developing Line + Wash Techniques - Light + Shade

Wed, 16 Oct 2019

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Join artist John Harrison for this workshop, intended to build on skills learned in his introductory Line + Wash skills workshops. Attendance on one of John's previous workshops is helpful but not essential...

£75

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All Levels

0 spaces available

NEW

Cold Wax + Oil Painting

Fri, 18 Oct 2019 - Sat, 19 Oct 2019

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

In this experimental course you will be guided step by step through the method of building up paintings in layers with cold wax. Cold wax is used at room temperature, without heat, and...

£150

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All Levels

6 spaces available

NEW

Acrylic Painting - An Approach to Abstracting a Landscape

Wed, 23 Oct 2019

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

If you like painting and pattern and would like to paint an abstract landscape but you're not quite sure how, this is the perfect workshop for you. Join artist Jane Burnley who will...

£75

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All Levels

3 spaces available

Watercolour Christmas Cards

Fri, 15 Nov 2019

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Join artist Ian Scott Massie for a relaxed day of painting and designing your Christmas cards. Take home a collection of cards and ideas and inspiration to continue your designs at home. Treat yourself to a day out and make cards that will really stand out on the shelf!

£75

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All Levels

11 spaces available

Natural Form in Mixed Media

Sat, 16 Nov 2019 - Sun, 17 Nov 2019

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Join Anna for this extended 2 day workshop on the 16/17 November where you will have the time to explore the forms and colours found in nature, using an experimental range of mixed...

£160

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All Levels

7 spaces available

NEW

Poppies in Watercolour - Step by Step

Wed, 20 Nov 2019

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Find out how much enjoyment there is to be had from painting flowers in watercolour with artist Alison Drake.   Watercolour is the favoured medium of many leisure painters and this workshop will...

£75

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Novice

2 spaces available

A Cartoon Approach to Drawing

Thu, 21 Nov 2019

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

If you’ve always wished you could draw - or need a different approach to get out of the artistic doldrums - join cartoonist Colin Shelbourne for 'A Cartoon Approach to Drawing'. Using a...

£85

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All Levels

7 spaces available

NEW

Collaged Watercolour Landscapes

Thu, 21 Nov 2019

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

This unusual workshop with Masham artist, Ian Scott Massie, will take a look at a variety of collage techniques to compose and build great pictures from various elements and cut out shapes. Whether...

£75

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All Levels

8 spaces available

Painting Industrial Landscapes in Watercolour

Fri, 22 Nov 2019

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

A workshop in water-soluble media which turns away from traditional landscape to look at the wide range of industrial subjects which show a different side of Britain. You will: - Improve your drawing...

£75

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All Levels

8 spaces available

NEW

Teabag Art for Art Journalling, Card Making + Mixed Media

Fri, 22 Nov 2019

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Rather than compost your used teabags, why not create individual miniature works of art or embellish your cards and journal pages with tiny teabag ‘canvases’? Teabag art is limited only by the shape...

£75

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Novice

8 spaces available

NEW

Acrylic Painting - Dew Drops + Woodsmoke

Sat, 23 Nov 2019

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Join local artist Nikky Corker for another day of painting with acrylics that reflects the season. With Nikky as your guide you will work using a mixture of cool colours and a cosy...

£75

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All Levels

6 spaces available

Screen Printing - Working in Multiple Layers

Sun, 24 Nov 2019

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

This workshop is designed for those who have already attended a basic introductory workshop or who already have some experience of one colour screen printing. This workshop takes the process further, creating single...

£85

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Intermediate

6 spaces available

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