Adult Art Classes and Events

£5 concessions are available on all art classes. All materials will be provided along with refreshments.

  

Introduction to Oil Painting

Wednesdays 24  April, 1, 15, 22 May, 10.00am to 12.00pm

This class will help anyone wishing to start learning some classical oil painting techniques. Each week we will learn new skills, slowly working on how to manipulate the paint and the brush, use different mediums and paint a range of subjects.

 

Wednesday 15 May, 6:30pm-8:30pm

Enjoy an evening of portrait drawing in this fun class, with some bubbly.
Learn how to draw different expressions from smiling to frowning -real life emojis! Learn how to create a likeness of a face with a live model. We will be doing a series of short and long poses and beginners are welcome.

 

Introduction to Casting

Thursday 23 May, 6.30pm-8.30pm 

Come and learn some simple casting techniques inspired by our exhibition 'The Oval Window', we will be casting parts of our body and objects we love in wax and plaster, with the artist Rutie Borthwick. 

 

Introduction to Drawing

Wednesday 5, 12, 19 and 26 June, 10.00am to 12.00pm

Come learn to draw in a friendly warm environment. We will be focusing on new techniques each week to improve our mark making and learn to create drawings that capture a likeness of a range of subjects. We will be drawing in the gallery and outside (weather permitting).

 

End of School Quiz

Friday 28 June, 7.00pm - 9.00pm 

£15 per person 

This end of school quiz will test your knowledge in a fun evening of practical and academic challenges. Get a group of friends together to play and raise money for our outreach projects. Are you smarter than your children? Can you remember your school facts? Maximum 6 people to a group . Bring your own food and a bar will be available.