April 2018

Watercolours & Pastels for Kids with Sarah Moorcroft

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Thursday 12 April, 10am – 12.30pm



Experiment with the creative interaction of drawing and painting materials with artist, Sarah Moorcroft.
During the workshop, you will be using oil pastels and watercolour resistance to create your images. This is a great technique to learn and by the end of the session you’ll be able to do this at home!
At the end of the workshop, each child will have created a mixed media painting, to pop into a frame and hang on the wall.
The theme for this session is Space & Foxes!
The session may be messy, so come dressed for mess.
No experience needed.
Cost: £12
Age: 8yrs+ (supervised)
To Book: info@cityartsnewbury.co.uk

Tapestry Weaving (3days) with Lorna Goldsmith

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Wednesday 18th, Thursday 19th & Friday 20th April

10am – 4.30pm

Tapestry is a slow process that encourages the weaver to slow down, assess colour, texture and form during the making process. 

This introductory course will teach you how to set up the warp and weave, with weft structures in yarn or other more experimental materials. 

Using yarn and a simple frame loom you will learn the fundamental ways of constructing shapes and patterns in a tapestry sample, which you can build on and develop.

Cost: £120 (including all materials & equipment)
Age: Adults

To Book: info@cityartsnewbury.co.uk

Papercutting Intro with Pie Lady

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Sunday 22nd April, 10am – 4pm




Watch a precious, everlasting piece emerge from a single piece of paper. 

You’ll learn lots of papercutting techniques, as well as precision and tips and tricks of the trade – all in a friendly environment, while we share a cuppa, biscuits and cake! 

Escape into a little world of paper and possibilities! You will receive a Pie Lady cutting pack for the workshop and to take home.

Cost: £45 (including a beautiful cutting kit to take home)
Age: Adults

*Offer: workshop discount available ~ Book the Intro & Intermediate papercutting for £75 (£15 off)

Email for more details: info@cityartsnewbury.co.uk

To Book: info@cityartsnewbury.co.uk

Manga Drawing 5wk Course: Intro for Kids with Donna Lewis

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Saturday Mornings: 31 March, 7, 14, 21, 28 April

10am – 12pm


This five-week intro course will cover Manga drawing, techniques and specialist equipment. 

This course is for beginners and children with experience of drawing. 

Each week, we will focus on different features and characters, and apply them to your work-in-progress. 

In the final week, you will create a hand-drawn storyboard, using all of the elements and skills you have acquired during the course.

Cost: £100 (including Drawing Kit)
Age: 10yrs+ (unsupervised)

To Book: info@cityartsnewbury.co.uk