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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A look at the First Impressionist Exhibition with art historian Elaine Kilmurray
Mar
21
7:30 pm19:30

A look at the First Impressionist Exhibition with art historian Elaine Kilmurray

Are you interested in the Impressionist movement? Artists such as Edgar Degas, Eduoard Manet, Claude Monet, Camille Pissarro, Pierre-Auguste Renoir and Alfred Sisley. Then come along to this fantastic talk being given by respected art historian Elaine Kilmurray.

Fully booked

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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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Watercolours part two - by popular demand (2 half-day workshops)
Apr
4
to 5 Apr

Watercolours part two - by popular demand (2 half-day workshops)

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

Already attended a beginners course in watercolours? Then this is the course for you, led by Chris Richbell and created due to demand. We will be building on your skills from the earlier course and developing them further by analysing and using subtle colour mixes.

Only one space left!

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Untutored Life Drawing - Single Pose Saturday (2 half-day sessions)
Apr
6
10:00 am10:00

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

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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Feast of Fools
Apr
11
7:00 pm19:00

Feast of Fools

Back by popular demand! The Feast of Fools encourages oral storytelling in Northamptonshire, bringing excellent professional storytellers and providing a platform for local ones, and musicians. There will be a licensed bar too, so come and enjoy an evening of farce and fun with us at Yardley Arts.

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Amazing Animation Part Two (half-day or full-day workshop)
Apr
15
10:00 am10:00

Amazing Animation Part Two (half-day or full-day workshop)

Ever wanted to make a mini Wallace and Gromit, Charlie and Lola - model or cut out animation? Come and have a play on this fun, hands-on half or full day animation workshop with Clinton from Animation Station. Bring your characters to life on screen before your very eyes using iPads and animation software using iMacs and rigs.

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Silver Jewellery Making for Adults (10-week course, Wednesday afternoons)
Apr
24
to 3 Jul

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 for Adults (10-week course, Monday evenings)
Apr
29
to 8 Jul

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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Untutored Life Drawing - Single Pose Saturday (2 half-day sessions)
Jun
8
10:00 am10:00

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

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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Portrait Sculpture (3-day course)
Jun
10
to 12 Jun

Portrait Sculpture (3-day course)

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

Always wanted to try your hand at portrait sculpture? Working from the model, you will create a 3D life-size portrait sculpture in clay at this 3-day course led by Clare Abbatt, a classically trained sculptor. You will learn measuring techniques to help achieve a likeness. Modelling stands, armature, clay and tools are provided.

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Introduction to Acrylics (1-day workshop)
Mar
12
10:00 am10:00

Introduction to Acrylics (1-day workshop)

Are you interested in learning to paint in acrylic? Do you want to make paintings that can be strong and bold or subtle and calm? Do you want to enjoy the ease and freedom of making adjustments that acrylics give? Are you keen but terrified? Then this course by Chris Richbell is for you.

Fully booked

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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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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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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.

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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.

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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.

Fully booked

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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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