Workshops & Courses
Booking for all workshops is essential and early booking is advised. Telephone the Gallery on 01686 625041 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org to book.
Fun and Games - half-term children and families workshop
Wednesday, 22 February 2017
Fancy a game of Cluedo, Guess Who, Ludo, draughts or chess?
Bring in your favorite board and card games or choose from the selection we have in The Drawing Room.
This workshop will take place in our temporary project space, more >
Tales from the drawing room with Amy Douglas - half-term children and families workshop
Friday, 24 February 2017
10.30am 5 years and under Session Stories and songs from Wales and beyond Rhythm and rhyme, patter and chatter An opportunity to listen and join in with fantastical stories, explore the fabulous space that is The Drawing Room and, of course, draw! 1.30pm and 3.00pm ... more >
Saturday Life Drawing Classes with Caroline Ali
Saturday, 4 March 2017
These fun, tutored sessions encourage individual strengths whilst exploring different aspects of drawing the human figure. The sessions are designed to give technical advice in key areas such as proportion, perspective, line, tone, colour and gesture. Participants are encouraged to develop their own style using a variety ... more >
Figure to Landscape: The interplay of form with June Forster
Tuesday, 7 March 2017
Using charcoal and other drawing mediums students will introduce and develop a series of interrelated images exploring the synthesis of landscape and figure. Emphasis will be placed on sound observational drawing as a base for re-interpreting the subject as a non-figurative image using composite shapes, ... more >
Life Drawing Extra! Long Pose Life Drawing
Friday, 17 March 2017
Work from life to study the nude figure. This workshop is an excellent opportunity for participants to hone their drawing skills by studying a single seated pose. Participants have a choice of developing a single drawing or create a number of studies during the workshop. Please note that the easel position is on a first ... more >
Writing Freelance Features with Lara Clough
Wednesday, 26 April 2017
Students will explore the techniques of both print and online journalism. Topics covered will include finding and researching potential stories, writing and structuring a feature, interviewing, marketing your work and approaching commissioning editors, media ethics and copyright issues.
Saturday, 20 May 2017
Get into the Flow – A Writing Workshop to inspire new work on ‘Water’ which is the theme for Oriel Davies' 2017/8 writing competition. This will be suitable for beginners and experienced writers of either poetry or prose. The workshop will be led by Chris Kinsey whose prizewinning ... more >