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Summer into Autumn

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Thanks so much to those who took part on our Summer workshop programme. Below some photos (courtesy of Donna Lewis) of all the excitement.

There are still a couple of workshops left :
The Camera’s Eye with Debbie Taylor running Mon 21st to Tues 22nd September – see info here.
Mighty Pens with Donna Lewis and Isabel Carmona which has got a new date now Sat 24th to Sun 25th Oct – see info here.
To book for any of these contact us

Plus we are putting together a series of Autumn events including the Big Draw and various craft fairs – more news  soon – watch this space!

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Summer update – Chalk Fest fun and Summer workshops

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We are now taking bookings for our Summer Workshops for various age groups:

Collagraph printing with Isabel Carmona

Flower Power with Bernadette Jones

Tie Dye Spiral Tshirt with Wendy Lloyd

Lumen and Libri with Donna Lewis

Brusho Inks with Carolyn Towers Wood

Mighty Pens with Donna Lewis and Isabel Carmona

The Camera’s Eye with Deborah Taylor

To book any workshop email us at info@cityartsnewbury.co.uk

Chalk Fest – 12  July 2015  Thanks for taking part and enjoying it!

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We had a fantastic day on the Sunday 12th July where we painted Newbury’s Market square with chalk. You can see on the photos below how much fun it was, exhilarating and colourful. We loved seeing families working together and people who normally say I can’t do art, having a go. Some stayed the whole day, some were just passing.

The competition was hard to judge and judges Cipriano Martinez, Alan Harding and Sarah Martinez had a really difficult time making a decision. In  the  end local resident Inmaculada Vivar won the generous prize donated by Craftsman Newbury Ltd. The mayor of Newbury handed the prize over to Inmaculada for her chalk picture of the Town Hall.

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Autumn 2015 – Workshop 6 – The Camera’s Eye

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The Camera’s Eye with Deborah Taylor
Monday 21st and Tuesday 22nd September
10 to 3pm on Mon and 10 to 1 pm on Tues

Learn to see things with a different perspective. Find letters of the alphabet within everyday objects. Explore creative photography whilst we walk in Newbury . Discuss and analyse the results together once we print them

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This workshop is for adults (18+)
Cost for two days £30
Bring your own camera and tripod or your smartphone, cables to connect to computer and a USB memory stick.
Bring a packed lunch
Places available 10

To book contact us

Summer 2015 – Workshop 3 – Lumen and Libri

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Lumen and Libri with Donna Lewis

Wednesday 5th and Thursday 6th August
10 to 3pm on Wed. and 10 to 1pm on Thu.

Learn to make Lumen Prints and Hand Made Books.
Lumen printing uses light-sensitive, silver gelatin photographic paper, along with a variety of materials such as leaves, flowers and pine cones, to create your print.
Exposure time will be overnight.
While the prints are exposed, you will make a simple, hand made book to display them.

Lumen and libri

This workshop is for adults (18+)
Cost for two days £30 – All materials provided
Bring a packed lunch
Places available 10

To book contact us

Summer 2015 programme in a nutshell

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Summer workshops 2015 programme.
Details for each workshop will follow in the forthcoming days. To book contact us
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