Silver Jewellery Making for Adults (10-week course, Monday evenings)
Jan
14
to 25 Mar

Silver Jewellery Making for Adults (10-week course, Monday evenings)

  • Yardley Arts, The Old School Hall (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Whether you are new to jewellery making or would like some workshop time to improve your skills, this is the course for you. Over the 10 weeks, under the tuition of Beccy Gillatt, you will make a range of samples in copper, using the techniques shown and complete a workbook of processes. You will also complete at least two pieces of wearable silver jewellery.

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Silver Jewellery Making for Adults (10-week course, Wednesday afternoons)
Jan
16
to 27 Mar

Silver Jewellery Making for Adults (10-week course, Wednesday afternoons)

  • Yardley Arts, The Old School Hall (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Whether you are new to jewellery making or would like some workshop time to improve your skills, this is the course for you. Over the 10 weeks, under the tuition of Beccy Gillatt, you will make a range of samples in copper, using the techniques shown and complete a workbook of processes. You will also complete at least two pieces of wearable silver jewellery.

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Silver Jewellery Making (1-day workshop)
Feb
2
10:00 am10:00

Silver Jewellery Making (1-day workshop)

  • Yardley Arts, The Old School Hall (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

If you’ve always wanted to try jewellery making, this one-day workshop run by Beccy Gillatt is for you. You will make a beautiful piece of silver jewellery to take away with you and treasure forever. During the course of the day, you will learn all the traditional techniques needed to complete either a bracelet or ring/pendant/earrings with a stone setting.

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Untutored Life Drawing - Single Pose Saturday (2 half-day sessions)
Feb
9
10:00 am10:00

Untutored Life Drawing - Single Pose Saturday (2 half-day sessions)

  • Yardley Arts, The Old School Hall (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Is there anything better than a bit of Untutored Life Drawing? Getting lost in a drawing or having time for a painting study can be a unique and wonderful thing - we can offer you the opportunity on Saturday at Yardley Hastings with tutor Sara Myers on hand to advise and guide.

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Painting Plants (1-day workshop)
Mar
30
10:00 am10:00

Painting Plants (1-day workshop)

At this workshop with renowned painter, Gerald Porter, you will look at plants and complete a study using a combination of drawing and painting with watercolours. You will learn how to analyse and study the shape, dimension and arrangements using plants from the home and the garden centre, creating a colourful image of the objects in front of you.

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Silver Jewellery Making (3-hour Christmas workshop)
Dec
20
6:30 pm18:30

Silver Jewellery Making (3-hour Christmas workshop)

  • Yardley Arts, The Old School Hall (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

If you’ve always wanted to try jewellery making, this three-hour Christmas workshop run by Beccy Gillatt is for you. You will make a beautiful piece of silver jewellery to take away with you and treasure forever. You’ll also get to enjoy a mince pie and glass of something festive.

Please note: this workshop is now full

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Silver Jewellery Making (3-hour Christmas workshop)
Dec
18
6:30 pm18:30

Silver Jewellery Making (3-hour Christmas workshop)

  • Yardley Arts, The Old School Hall (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

If you’ve always wanted to try jewellery making, this three-hour Christmas workshop run by Beccy Gillatt is for you. You will make a beautiful piece of silver jewellery to take away with you and treasure forever. You’ll also get to enjoy a mince pie and glass of something festive.

Please note: this workshop is now full

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Silver Jewellery Making (1-day workshop)
Dec
8
10:00 am10:00

Silver Jewellery Making (1-day workshop)

  • Yardley Arts, The Old School Hall (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

If you’ve always wanted to try jewellery making, this one-day workshop run by Beccy Gillatt is for you. You will make a beautiful piece of silver jewellery to take away with you and treasure forever. During the course of the day, you will learn all the traditional techniques needed to complete either a bracelet or ring/pendant/earrings with a stone setting.

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Life Drawing 'Untutored' (2 half-day sessions)
Nov
9
10:00 am10:00

Life Drawing 'Untutored' (2 half-day sessions)

Studying the nude human form, these two untutored sessions allow you to practice your life drawing in a supportive environment, developing your own self-led practice. There will be a variety of quick warm-up poses at the beginning leading to a longer pose for the second half of each session. There will be different models for each session, which will be led by Polly Parrish.

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Life Drawing (5-week course)
Nov
6
to 4 Dec

Life Drawing (5-week course)

  • Yardley Arts, The Old School Hall (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Whether you are new to life drawing or would like some time drawing a model, everyone can be catered for in this course. The course is led by Sara Myers, a classically trained artist and sculptor, and her approach is very much based on individual help and feedback.

Please note: this course is now full

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South Northants Art Trail - Silver Jewellery Making and Batik Painting
Oct
13
to 14 Oct

South Northants Art Trail - Silver Jewellery Making and Batik Painting

  • Yardley Arts, The Old School Hall (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

On the Saturday, as part of the South Northants Art Trail, you can try out pendant making in silver with Beccy in the craft room for just £5. Whilst on both Saturday and Sunday, Simon will be demonstrating batik painting on silk banners. It's your opportunity to have a go!

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Silver Jewellery Making for Adults (10-week course, afternoons)
Sep
26
to 12 Dec

Silver Jewellery Making for Adults (10-week course, afternoons)

  • Yardley Arts, The Old School Hall (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Whether you are new to jewellery making or would like some workshop time to improve your skills, this is the course for you. Over the 10 weeks, under the tuition of Beccy Gillatt, you will make a range of samples in copper, using the techniques shown and complete a workbook of processes. You will also complete at least two pieces of wearable silver jewellery.

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Silver Jewellery Making for Adults (10-week course, evenings)
Sep
24
to 10 Dec

Silver Jewellery Making for Adults (10-week course, evenings)

  • Yardley Arts, The Old School Hall (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Whether you are new to jewellery making or would like some workshop time to improve your skills, this is the course for you. Over the 10 weeks, under the tuition of Beccy Gillatt, you will make a range of samples in copper, using the techniques shown and complete a workbook of processes. You will also complete at least two pieces of wearable silver jewellery.

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Developing your Drawing Skills (6-week course)
Sep
13
to 18 Oct

Developing your Drawing Skills (6-week course)

  • Yardley Arts, The Old School Hall (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

On this course, led by Annabelle Shelton, you will gain confidence with your drawing abilities through a series of workshops. Over the six weeks, we will follow a structured plan of drawing techniques. These will open up your world not only to a skill base but also a historical and contemporary awareness of artistic practice.

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Open Sculpture (4-week workshops)
Sep
12
to 3 Oct

Open Sculpture (4-week workshops)

  • Yardley Arts, The Old School Hall (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Never made sculpture before? Want to make something 3-D but need help? Yardley Arts are piloting a new open sculpture workshop where advice, materials and tools will be available for making small table top size pieces in clay or plaster with the guidance of experienced sculptor, Sara Myers.

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Life Drawing from the Nude 'Untutored' (2 half-day sessions)
Sep
7
10:00 am10:00

Life Drawing from the Nude 'Untutored' (2 half-day sessions)

  • Yardley Arts, The Old School Hall (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Studying the nude human form, these two untutored sessions allow you to practice your life drawing in a supportive environment, developing your own self-led practice. There will be a variety of quick warm-up poses at the beginning leading to a longer pose for the second half of each session. There will be different models for each session, which will be led by Polly Parrish.

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Photography Skills - Getting Out of Automatic Mode (3-week course)
Sep
5
to 19 Sep

Photography Skills - Getting Out of Automatic Mode (3-week course)

  • Yardley Arts, The Old School Hall (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Looking at aperture, shutter, speed and composition, this practical course led by Tracey Sherwood aims to cover some of the fundamentals of digital photography, enabling you to gain a better understanding of how your camera works and providing you with techniques to improve your image-making.

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LEGO - Superhero, Dino World - Animations on the Move! (half-day workshop, session two)
Aug
22
1:30 pm13:30

LEGO - Superhero, Dino World - Animations on the Move! (half-day workshop, session two)

  • Yardley Arts, The Old School Hall (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Yardley Arts are delighted to offer this children's animation workshop led by Clinton Osborne. Aimed at 11-16 year-olds, you will how to make short animation movie with LEGO using your own LEGO characters and props. Superhero or Dinosaurs - you decide and bring them to life on screen with iPads and animation software using iMacs and rigs.

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LEGO - Superhero, Dino World - Animations on the Move! (half-day workshop, session one)
Aug
22
10:00 am10:00

LEGO - Superhero, Dino World - Animations on the Move! (half-day workshop, session one)

  • Yardley Arts, The Old School Hall (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Yardley Arts are delighted to offer this children's animation workshop led by Clinton Osborne. Aimed at 7-11 year-olds, you will how to make short animation movie with LEGO using your own LEGO characters and props. Superhero or Dinosaurs - you decide and bring them to life on screen with iPads and animation software using iMacs and rigs.

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Animation for 7-12 Year-Olds (2 half-day sessions)
Aug
10
9:30 am09:30

Animation for 7-12 Year-Olds (2 half-day sessions)

If your child is aged between 7 and 12, and would like to know how to get into the animation and production and digital media industry then keep reading. Yardley Arts are very lucky to have teamed up with RJDM Studios (an award-winning animation agency) this Summer for a one-day event spread over two workshops.

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Painting in Oils 'Still Life and Flowers' (2-day workshop)
Jul
23
to 24 Jul

Painting in Oils 'Still Life and Flowers' (2-day workshop)

  • Yardley Arts, The Old School Hall (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Like to produce a small oil sketch of a still life composition in one day. At this workshop, led by Penny German, you will learn how to set up subject matter, prepare boards, chose composition, understand and describe value, and apply colour. It involves demonstration, tuition and critique.

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Relief Moulding and Casting (1-day workshop, Saturday)
Jul
21
10:00 am10:00

Relief Moulding and Casting (1-day workshop, Saturday)

Always wanted to work in clay and learn to mould and cast? This is an easy one-day workshop, led by Sara Myers, where you can spend the morning modelling a small relief sculpture and after lunch make a simple mould and cast the relief in plaster. At the end of the day you will take home your own clay relief.

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