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BOOKING: detailed information at the end of this list

To book or enquire about any of our courses please do so in store or call 0191 2615618 (option 1)

Materials and refreshments included.


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Cut & Sew

TUTORS: Sarah Grant & Hannah Shaw

Saturday
25th October

10am - 3pm

14th June

2 x 5 hour Sessions

Course Fee £75

Taking you one cut & stitch further to being a dress maker! Tutors Hannah Shaw and Sarah Grant will teach you the basics of pattern cutting as you create a skirt block from your own measurements, cutting and sewing a toile of your design during this workshop.
 

materials and refreshments are provided


BOOK BINDING

TUTOR : DEIRDRE THOMPSON

Saturday 8th
November

10-4pm

£55

Deirdre Thomspon will lead this workshop days on bookbinding techniques, understanding the materials involved and making your
first bind.! Examples of Deirdre's work are for sale in our Craftshop.

 

 

 

 

 


Soft Pastels

TUTOR: Aidan Doyle

Wednesdays

12th,19th,26th November
3rd December

1.30pm - 4.30pm

4 x 3 hour session

Course Fee £75

Aidan will demonstrate his free and bold style of drawing and illustrating with pastel, charcoal and graphite. Students will be encouraged to develop their skills and free-up their drawing and painting techniques.
 
materials and refreshments are provided



Chinese Brush Painting

TUTOR : Dr.Chun-Chao Chiu

Saturdays
15th, 22nd,29th
, November

6th December

10-1 pm

4 x 3 hour sessions

Course Fee £80

Chun-Chao will lead this four week course. All materials are included and the course aims to provide an indepth introduction into a selection of Chinese Water Colour painting techniques.
 
There have been a lot of requests for us
to organise this course so early booking is advised.
 


Creative Drawing: Bringing Still Life to Life

TUTOR : Jenny Purrett

Saturday 22nd November
 
10am-4pm
 
1x6 hour session
 
Course fee £45
How can we play with composition, mark-making and colour to create exciting drawings of inanimate objects? We will experiment and explore a range of techniques and approaches. Suitable for all levels of drawing experience.


Drawing Confidence

TUTOR : Jenny Purrett

Wednesday 5th, 12th, 19th and 26th November
 
10am-1pm
 
4x3 hour sessions
 
Course fee £75
This course is designed for those who no longerhave a fear of drawing and are now ready to develop their technical and observational skills. You will look at the basics of observational drawing: line; tone; perspective and have a little dip into colour so that you can draw with increasing confidence and enjoyment. All materials and refreshments provided.


Life Painting

TUTOR : Narbi Price

Wednesdays 26th November, 3rd, 10th and 17th December
 
6pm-9pm
 
4x3 hour sessions
 
Course fee £145
Narbi Price will be exploring the process of painting the human form from life using acrylics and a range of supports. Special attention will be paid to paint handling techniques. All mayerials and refreshments provided.

 

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Watercolour, Leatherwork, Life Drawing, illustration, Bookbinding


Customer Testimonies;

 

'Class size was perfect, tutoring was great.
They gave plenty of advice without stifling creativity'

 'Tutoring excellent! Good size class'

 'A very pleasant venue, made to feel very comfortable in the premises'

 

'It has been a brain storming and eye opener course,
I did things that I am not used to doing.'

 

OTHER COURSES:

CERAMICS

The David Fry School of Ceramics

ADULT LEARNING

 

Newcastle Arts Centre is host to many artists studios and

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