Saturday 12th May – Sunday 3rd June
11am – 3pm Sat and Sun each weekend
As part of West Berkshire and North Hampshire Open Studios, City Arts welcomes artists Susan Hubbard (mosaic artist and painter), Kirstie Deadman (printmaker), Lister Holt (painter), Ben Honisett (digital artist), Helen Peake (mixed media) and Amanda Siegert (stained glass) who are showing their latest work.
Come in, browse and talk with the artists about their work, inspiration and techniques.
Friday 4th May, 10am – 4pm
Learn all the basics of this simple printing process and produce a set of single and multi-colour prints in this structured but relaxed workshop.
We will look at creating a design from your source material, safe linocutting techniques, and printing by hand using a variety of approaches.
No experience necessary…..lots of step-by-step demos & individual help. For complete beginners and those wanting to refresh their skills.
Cost: £45 (discount available 2for£80)
*Offer: Book 2 of Karen’s (£45) printing workshops and get £10 discount, includes: Lino Made Easy, The Drawn Print/ Layered Relief/ Dry Point Etching/ Acrylics & Mixed Media/ Printing for Xmas.
Saturday 5th May, 10am – 1pm
Whatever mediums you use, understanding how to use colour is important, from under-painting to applying glazes and making a yellow sing and a red recede.
In this half-day course, you will mix colours to produce your own colour chart, learn the importance of tertiary and complementary colours, experiment with saturation.
An informative course of theory and experimentation, please notice that no finished art piece will be made.
Age: Adults & Teens
Cost: £25 (all materials included)
To Book: firstname.lastname@example.org