Silver Jewellery Making for Adults (10-week course, Monday evenings)
Sep
23
to 2 Dec

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 course run by Beccy Gillatt is for you. It's a multi-session course where you will work on your own project and be guided with 1:1 support and demonstrations each week.

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Silver Jewellery Making for Adults (10-week course, Wednesday afternoons)
Sep
25
to 4 Dec

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 course run by Beccy Gillatt is for you. It's a multi-session course where you will work on your own project and be guided with 1:1 support and demonstrations each week.

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The Big Draw Festival 2019: Drawn to Life (morning workshop)
Oct
28
10:00 am10:00

The Big Draw Festival 2019: Drawn to Life (morning workshop)

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

Great news! We’ve signed up to take part in the world’s largest drawing festival … and it’s FREE for you and your children to join in. In the Monday workshop, you can be part of the Big Picture! You’ll be given a cut square from a classic painting or drawing, which you will then copy, in your own style, in a drawing material of your choice, on a slightly larger square.

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The Big Draw Festival 2019: Drawn to Life (morning workshop)
Oct
29
10:00 am10:00

The Big Draw Festival 2019: Drawn to Life (morning workshop)

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

Great news! We’ve signed up to take part in the world’s largest drawing festival … and it’s FREE for you and your children to join in. On the Tuesday, come and relax by creating Mandala circles using repeating patterns. This mindful activity is utterly absorbing and will leave you feeling calm and restored.

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The Big Draw Festival 2019: Drawn to Life (morning workshop)
Oct
30
10:00 am10:00

The Big Draw Festival 2019: Drawn to Life (morning workshop)

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

Great news! We’ve signed up to take part in the world’s largest drawing festival … and it’s FREE for you and your children to join in. In this session, we will be running a series of games, exercises, drawing big and small to show you how to master perspective when you draw.

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The Big Draw Festival 2019: Drawn to Life (morning workshop)
Oct
31
10:00 am10:00

The Big Draw Festival 2019: Drawn to Life (morning workshop)

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

Great news! We’ve signed up to take part in the world’s largest drawing festival … and it’s FREE for you and your children to join in. In this workshop, we’ll be experimenting with contour (outline) drawing and then drawing the subject without looking at the paper while you’re doing it – training your eye and hand to work as a team.

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The Big Draw Festival 2019: Drawn to Life (morning workshop)
Nov
1
10:00 am10:00

The Big Draw Festival 2019: Drawn to Life (morning workshop)

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

Great news! We’ve signed up to take part in the world’s largest drawing festival … and it’s FREE for you and your children to join in. This workshop will be a collaborative painting event - inspired by the colourful, patterned weavings of central America.

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The Big Draw Festival 2019: Drawn to Life Exhibition
Nov
2
12:30 pm12:30

The Big Draw Festival 2019: Drawn to Life Exhibition

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

Great news! We’ve signed up to take part in the world’s largest drawing festival … and it’s FREE for you and your children to join in. So we’re calling all aspiring artists, disastrous drawers, doodling dreamers and everyone else. Come along and see the exhibition and enjoy all the work created during the course of the Festival week!

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Introduction to Landscape Acrylics (1-day workshop)
Nov
8
10:00 am10:00

Introduction to Landscape 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.

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MBCT Mindfulness with Art taster (2 hours)
Nov
13
10:00 am10:00

MBCT Mindfulness with Art taster (2 hours)

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

When we are mindful we are paying regular, calm attention to the present moment. This taster workshop (back by demand) will help you to understand more about mindfulness and give an opportunity to practice a number of different mindfulness meditations, using a focus on paintings to help with this process.


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Untutored Life Drawing - Long Pose (2 half-day sessions)
Nov
15
10:00 am10:00

Untutored Life Drawing - Long Pose (2 half-day sessions)

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

Long pose sessions, once a month. Come and draw – in a great space – relaxed, easy going and untutored. You will have a single long pose over a two and a half hour session, during which you can draw or paint (non-toxic low odour paints only). Each session will have a different set up and those attending can help determine the pose. You will have access to a variety of great models and tutor Sara Myers.

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Open Studio Sessions (drop-in)
Nov
22
10:00 am10:00

Open Studio Sessions (drop-in)

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

Feeling creative and want to meet up with similar-minded people? Come along to our open studio sessions on the last Friday of every month - please note this particular session is a week earlier! You can work in any medium (bring what you like) and there's always someone on hand to give advice.

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Untutored Life Drawing - Long Pose (2 half-day sessions)
Dec
7
10:00 am10:00

Untutored Life Drawing - Long Pose (2 half-day sessions)

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

Long pose sessions, once a month. Come and draw – in a great space – relaxed, easy going and untutored. You will have a single long pose over a two and a half hour session, during which you can draw or paint (non-toxic low odour paints only). Each session will have a different set up and those attending can help determine the pose. You will have access to a variety of great models and tutor Sara Myers.

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Festive Silver Jewellery Making Taster (3-hour workshop)
Dec
12
6:30 pm18:30

Festive Silver Jewellery Making Taster (3-hour workshop)

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

A relaxed silver jewellery making evening with soft drinks and nibbles. In this taster session you can choose between making a pendant or earrings and add a touch of gold foil. You will learn how to apply texture to sheet silver, planish, form a wide ring, form bracelet links in wire, make a clasp, solder and polish.

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Silver Jewellery Making for Adults (10-week course, Monday evenings)
Jan
6
to 16 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 course run by Beccy Gillatt is for you. It's a multi-session course where you will work on your own project and be guided with 1:1 support and demonstrations each week.

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Silver Jewellery Making for Adults (10-week course, Wednesday afternoons)
Jan
8
to 18 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 course run by Beccy Gillatt is for you. It's a multi-session course where you will work on your own project and be guided with 1:1 support and demonstrations each week.

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MBCT Mindfulness with Art (8-week course)
Jan
15
to 18 Mar

MBCT Mindfulness with Art (8-week course)

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

The 8-week MBCT course is a well-established and scientifically-proven way of training your ‘meditation muscles’ by offering a programme which helps you understand and develop the wellbeing benefits of mindfulness. It provides a structured process with a group of people supported by regular practice, using paintings as a focus to help with the process.


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Untutored Life Drawing - Long Pose (2 half-day sessions)
Jan
24
10:00 am10:00

Untutored Life Drawing - Long Pose (2 half-day sessions)

Long pose sessions, once a month. Come and draw – in a great space – relaxed, easy going and untutored. You will have a single long pose over a two and a half hour session, during which you can draw or paint (non-toxic low odour paints only). Each session will have a different set up and those attending can help determine the pose. You will have access to a variety of great models and tutor Sara Myers.

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Life Drawing - Looking at Artists (6-week course)
Feb
25
to 31 Mar

Life Drawing - Looking at Artists (6-week course)

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

This is a special course of life drawing with Sara Myers, where we will look at and discuss the work of different artists in the break of each of the six sessions. We have a variety of experienced male and female models, and during the course there is always one long pose session and one session concentrating on quick poses and sketching.

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Untutored Life Drawing - Long Pose (2 half-day sessions)
Feb
29
10:00 am10:00

Untutored Life Drawing - Long Pose (2 half-day sessions)

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

Long pose sessions, once a month. Come and draw – in a great space – relaxed, easy going and untutored. You will have a single long pose over a two and a half hour session, during which you can draw or paint (non-toxic low odour paints only). Each session will have a different set up and those attending can help determine the pose. You will have access to a variety of great models and tutor Sara Myers.

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Untutored Life Drawing - Long Pose (2 half-day sessions)
Mar
20
10:00 am10:00

Untutored Life Drawing - Long Pose (2 half-day sessions)

Long pose sessions, once a month. Come and draw – in a great space – relaxed, easy going and untutored. You will have a single long pose over a two and a half hour session, during which you can draw or paint (non-toxic low odour paints only). Each session will have a different set up and those attending can help determine the pose. You will have access to a variety of great models and tutor Sara Myers.

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Untutored Life Drawing - Long Pose (2 half-day sessions)
Apr
25
10:00 am10:00

Untutored Life Drawing - Long Pose (2 half-day sessions)

Long pose sessions, once a month. Come and draw – in a great space – relaxed, easy going and untutored. You will have a single long pose over a two and a half hour session, during which you can draw or paint (non-toxic low odour paints only). Each session will have a different set up and those attending can help determine the pose. You will have access to a variety of great models and tutor Sara Myers.

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Untutored Life Drawing - Long Pose (2 half-day sessions)
Oct
19
10:00 am10:00

Untutored Life Drawing - Long Pose (2 half-day sessions)

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

Long pose sessions, once a month. Come and draw – in a great space – relaxed, easy going and untutored. You will have a single long pose over a two and a half hour session, during which you can draw or paint (non-toxic low odour paints only). Each session will have a different set up and those attending can help determine the pose. You will have access to a variety of great models and tutor Sara Myers.

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Ring or Bracelet Making (3-hour workshop)
Oct
10
6:30 pm18:30

Ring or Bracelet Making (3-hour workshop)

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

A relaxed silver jewellery making evening with soft drinks and nibbles. In this taster session you can choose between making a patterned silver bracelet or a textured wide ring. You will learn how to apply texture to sheet silver, planish, form a wide ring, form bracelet links in wire, make a clasp, solder and polish.

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Silver Jewellery Making (1-day workshop)
Oct
5
9:00 am09:00

Silver Jewellery Making (1-day workshop)

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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MBCT Mindfulness with Art taster (2 hours)
Sep
26
7:00 pm19:00

MBCT Mindfulness with Art taster (2 hours)

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

When we are mindful we are paying regular, calm attention to the present moment. This taster workshop will help you to understand more about mindfulness and give an opportunity to practice a number of different mindfulness meditations, using a focus on paintings to help with this process.

Event finished


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Untutored Life Drawing - Long Pose (2 half-day sessions)
Sep
20
10:00 am10:00

Untutored Life Drawing - Long Pose (2 half-day sessions)

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

Long pose sessions, once a month. Come and draw – in a great space – relaxed, easy going and untutored. You will have a single long pose over a two and a half hour session, during which you can draw or paint (non-toxic low odour paints only). Each session will have a different set up and those attending can help determine the pose. You will have access to a variety of great models and tutor Sara Myers.

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MBCT Mindfulness with Art taster (2 hours)
Sep
18
10:00 am10:00

MBCT Mindfulness with Art taster (2 hours)

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

When we are mindful we are paying regular, calm attention to the present moment. This taster workshop will help you to understand more about mindfulness and give an opportunity to practice a number of different mindfulness meditations, using a focus on paintings to help with this process.

Event finished


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Life Drawing from the Nude Form (5-week course)
Sep
17
to 15 Oct

Life Drawing from the Nude Form (5-week course)

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

Have you been wanting to give Life Drawing a try? Or is it something you do or maybe you haven’t done for ages? It can be pretty daunting starting Life Drawing Classes but at Yardley Arts the classes are friendly, open and fun. This course run by Sara Myers is suitable for both total beginners and those with experience (aged 16 years and above).

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Silver Jewellery Making (5-hour workshop)
Jul
20
9:00 am09:00

Silver Jewellery Making (5-hour workshop)

Be guided through all the techniques needed to enable you to create a piece of silver jewellery with round cabochon stone with tutor Beccy Gillatt. You can choose from a pendant or ring but your design is your own. The day is very relaxed and everyone will go home having made a piece of jewellery to treasure forever.

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Inaugural Summer Exhibition (Garden and Landscapes)
Jun
30
11:00 am11:00

Inaugural Summer Exhibition (Garden and Landscapes)

We are delighted to show work by a group of selected artists from our region in our annual Summer Exhibition being held at the Arts Centre during this weekend. In its inaugural year, the exhibition has the theme of the garden and landscapes – and promises to be an eclectic and exciting event.

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Inaugural Summer Exhibition (Garden and Landscapes)
Jun
29
11:00 am11:00

Inaugural Summer Exhibition (Garden and Landscapes)

We are delighted to show work by a group of selected artists from our region in our annual Summer Exhibition being held at the Arts Centre during this weekend. In its inaugural year, the exhibition has the theme of the garden and landscapes – and promises to be an eclectic and exciting event.

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