Worshops

  Workshops

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          To book a workshop, please contact the Galleries on 01353 749188 or

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Tuesday 3rd July/Tuesday 2nd October

'Life Drawing and Clay Modelling'   with Hilary Kemp 

You will be working with a live model. You will develop your drawing skills with the opportunity to draw a figure, a face or just hands. There will also be a chance to work with clay and make a 3D model.

Over the months you will be amazed at how good you get!

18:30 - 21:30 £15 per person  (You will be able to buy materials to use on the day)

Suitable for ages 16+ years

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Tuesday 19th June/Tuesday 26th June

'Ceramic Flower Tree' with Hilary Kemp

This year, as part of the Isle of Ely Arts Festival, we are going to design, make and install a Ceramic Flower Tree on the gable end of the Galleries as a long lasting installation. We are running a programme of workshops to create, glaze and fire about 400 flowers. There workshops are going to be HALF PRICE giving a great opportunity to learn all about clay. 

The workshops are run by local  ceramicist,  Hilary Kemp. Numbers are limited to 8 people per session, so book early! 

6:00 - 9:00  £10 per person HALF PRICE!  This includes materials. 

Suitable for all ages!

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Saturday 16th June

'Spring Bunting' with Debs Munford

Come along and have a fun day with fabrics - either create your own, bring your own or use Debs' selection (lucky dip) then make your 8 - 9 flag bunting for the special occasion or just jolly up   a room. 

A great workshop for a sewing novice.

Please bring your own sewing machine. 

10:00 - 16:00 £45 including materials. 

Suitable for ages 16+ years

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Saturday 16th June

'Drama & Music' with Amy Devine and Melina Liddiard  from 'The Cambridge School of Performance'.

An outdoor workshop for children in our sculpture garden.

Performance art, movement, facial expression with music and sound.

10:00 - 12:00 £7.50 per person.

Suitable for ages 6+ years

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Sunday 17th June

'Ceramic Flower Tree' with Hilary Kemp

This year, as part of the Isle of Ely Arts Festival, we are going to design, make and install a Ceramic Flower Tree on the gable end of the Galleries as a long lasting installation. We are running a programme of workshops to create, glaze and fire about 400 flowers. There workshops are going to be HALF PRICE giving a great opportunity to learn all about clay. 

The workshops are run by local  ceramicist,  Hilary Kemp. Numbers are limited to 8 people per session, so book early! 

10:00 - 4:00  £20 per person HALF PRICE!  This includes materials. 

Suitable for all ages!

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Saturday 23rd and Saturday 30th June

FULLY BOOKED

'Stone Carving'  with Anine Cockwell

A 2 day workshop. Carve a Green Man. After a talk about  safety, history, tools and equipment, you will be given a lump of limestone to chisel out your own Green Man!

We are limiting the numbers to 5, so you will get very personal and expert tuition. 

10:00 - 16:00 £85 for the 2 workshops per person including materials. 

Suitable for ages 16+ years

FULLY BOOKED

Saturday 23rd June and Saturday 7th July

'Raku' with Hilary Kemp

A two day workshop

The first workshop you will make sturdy pots and models, which will be biscuit fired ready for the second workshop.

You will then come back and glaze your work, it will be gas fired, taken out whilst red hot and reduced in an airtight container. 

Smoke and heat will transform the glazes into stunning colours!

10:00 - 2:00 on 23rd June 

10:00 - 3:00 on 7th July

£80 per person for the two workshops including materials. 

Suitable for ages 16+ years

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Sunday 24th June/ Sunday 1st July 

'Ceramic Flower Tree' with Hilary Kemp

This year, as part of the Isle of Ely Arts Festival, we are going to design, make and install a Ceramic Flower Tree on the gable end of the Galleries as a long lasting installation. We are running a programme of workshops to create, glaze and fire about 400 flowers. There workshops are going to be HALF PRICE giving a great opportunity to learn all about clay. 

The workshops are run by local  ceramicist,  Hilary Kemp. Numbers are limited to 8 people per session, so book early! 

10:00 - 1:00  £10 per person HALF PRICE!  This includes materials. 

Suitable for all ages!

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Saturday 30th June

'Stained Glass Painting' with Maureen Charles

Learn how to use a modern twist on medieval stained glass painting to create your own designs on a hand-crafted coaster and glass.

After firing in the kiln, the design becomes part of the glass, is permanent, dishwasher proof and will last for hundreds of years. 

10:00 - 1:00 £36 per person including materials

Suitable for ages 16+ years

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Sat 7th July/Sat 8th September/Sat  6th October

'Life Drawing'    with Ann Biggs 

Working with a  live    model, Ann will help you develop your drawing skills. If you are a complete beginner, or more experienced, this is the opportunity for you to draw a figure, face or just hands.

9:30 – 12:30 £15 per person (you will be able to buy materials on the day)

Suitable for ages 16+ years. 

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Saturday 21st July

'Glass Fusion (Colour)' with Sarah Hunt

Back by popular demand, come and enjoy a glass fusing experience with Sarah Hunt, a local glass artist.

You will learn to cut glass, the different types of glass to use, and how to assemble your own design ready for firing. 

10:00 - 1:00 £45 per person including materials. 

Suitable for ages 16+ years

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Saturday 11th August 

'Glass Fusion Jewellery' with Sarah Hunt
 
Come along and make unusual, exciting jewellery. Using coloured fusing glass and all the beautiful little additives that
add variety. Theses are ground glass in different size, gold and silver flakes, millefiori,  dichroic glass, bubble paint, silver foil and wires.

All the findings, ie brooch backs, studs and hooks for earrings hooks or bails for necklaces and ring backs will be provided,
as will beads to add interest. You will be given a small tube of glass glue so that you can assemble your work when they return from firing in the kiln. 

10:00 - 1:00 £50 per person including materials

Suitable for ages 16+ years

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Saturday 1st September

'Glass Fusion with Metal Inclusions' with Sarah Hunt

An exciting method of working with glass. The pieces are made by trapping metals: copper, aluminium, brass or silver in the form of foil, leaf or wire between two pieces of glass. Also frit, dichoic glass and other materials can be used.

The artwork is fired at 820c so the glass slumps and fuses together. The results are an unpredictable alchemy which causes unique and exciting effects.

10:00 – 1:00 £45 per person including materials.

Suitable for all ages 10+

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Saturday 15th September

'Mosaic For Beginners'   with Dorne Watson

Make your own mosaic onto a 25cm square board. Come with ideas and sketches, or just your imagination to play and create something beautiful. You will be instructed on basic skills, and introduced to a wide range of tiles and materials. If you have any old china or tiles, bring them along to include in your work.

10:00 – 4:00 £50 per person including all materials.

Suitable for 16+ years

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Saturday 22nd September

'Monoprint' with Maria Merridan

Monoprints are one of the most direct forms of printmaking. The process is often described as liberating and fun with beautiful and often unexpected results. During this one day workshop you will learn how to create original, multi-layered mono prints using transfer drawing, masking and textured surfaces using a small Rollaco printing press.

10:00 – 4:00  £50 per person including all materials.

Suitable for 16+ years

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Saturday 29th September

'Screen Printing' with Sarah Ruff

Screen printing onto textiles is colourful, creative, adaptable and fast! You can print your own lengths of fabric, t-shirts, bags, table cloths, clothing as long as it is 100% cotton.  A lighter colour is best, plain or patterned. Finished items will be colourfast and machine washable.

Items will be available to purchase such as shopping bag, pillowcase, apron, fabric by the metre.

10:00 – 4:00  £45 per person including materials and 1 tea towel, bag or pillow case.

Suitable for 16+ years

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