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05 Jun

Sue Prince ‘Introduction to Egg Tempera Folk Art’

05 Jun @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
St John Street Gallery & Café, 50 St John Street
Ashbourne, Derbyshire DE6 1GH United Kingdom
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£80

Folk art is a way to record significant events in our life. On this one day introduction to Swedish style egg tempera folk art, you will learn all the techniques from grinding pigment and making your own paint to using templates and painting your own texts. You will complete a personal ‘sampler’ and be ready to start a larger piece at the next course. Click here for a list of Equipment Provided. Suitable for all abilities. The cost includes materials, lunch…

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Louise Jannetta workshop ‘Woods in Summer’

06 Jun @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
St John Street Gallery & Café, 50 St John Street
Ashbourne, Derbyshire DE6 1GH United Kingdom
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£80

Woods in Summertime Woods in Summer: The workshops will inevitably cover the unique watercolour and ink methods that Louise has developed but alongside this, participants will be taught to consider the use of colour. Colour can impart mood, it can intensify contrast and can be utilised to create composition. It is fascinating how colour use and juxtaposition can make a composition sing. For more information and a list of materials, please click here. The cost includes lunches and refreshments. To…

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Dave Gelder Jewellery Workshop

11 Jun @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
St John Street Gallery & Café, 50 St John Street
Ashbourne, Derbyshire DE6 1GH United Kingdom
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£80

Tube ring Dave Gelder Jewellery Workshop: Dave is an Artist and contemporary Goldsmith with over 15 years’ Jewellery Industry experience working nationally and internationally as a designer, maker and teacher. Dave has an extensive range of teaching experience including a post of Jewellery Professor at Scuola D’arte e Mestieri, in Vicenza Italy, Teacher of creativity in ABATE ZANETTI glass in Murano, UK National Curriculum Art & Design teacher and Private Tutor Art, Design and Jewellery. The workshops will consist of…

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Ruth Gray ‘ Street Scenes Simplified’

12 Jun @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
St John Street Gallery & Café, 50 St John Street
Ashbourne, Derbyshire DE6 1GH United Kingdom
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£80

Street Scenes Simplified: Learn many techniques including perspective, composition and how to gather information to create your own unique piece of artwork. During the day we will create sketches and paint in Acrylic. After coffee and introductions, we will go into Ashbourne and complete some quick drawings. You will start using small thumbnail sketches, learning how to choose your subject matter and simplify the panorama. This approach prevents you getting overwhelmed and we can use these sketches when we return…

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Maggie Robinson ‘Working with collage’

14 Jun @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
St John Street Gallery & Café, 50 St John Street
Ashbourne, Derbyshire DE6 1GH United Kingdom
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£80

Working with collage: We shall explore several ways of using collage in our paintings and discover how valuable using it can be in helping us shift our thinking away from our usual way of working to embarking upon a more creative journey. Time will be spent trying out different ideas in which the collage is embedded in the paint, or where it adds to the visual surface or how we can use it to produce interesting pattern and texture within…

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