Visual Arts - drawing, painting & print
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Acrylics - Absolute Beginners

A friendly, supportive and structured course. You will learn new skills to help develop your confidence with acrylics. The course will be delivered at Stoke Lodge but will move online if necessary. The online platforms used will be Zoom and WhatsApp.

5 weeks

with Mary Kelly Click here for more details and to enrol

Acrylics - Improvers

A friendly and supportive class for intermediate acrylic painters who still want to learn new skills and techniques This course will be delivered at Stoke Lodge but will move online if necessary. The online platforms used will be Zoom and WhatsApp.

5 weeks

with Jenny Ibrahim Click here for more details and to enrol

6 weeks

with Jenny Ibrahim Click here for more details and to enrol

Acrylics - Intermediates

A friendly and supportive class for intermediate acrylic painters who still want to learn new skills and techniques. You will receive guidance, demonstrations and help with your work. he course will be delivered at Stoke Lodge but will move online if necessary using Google Meets/ Zoom

5 weeks

with Mary Kelly Click here for more details and to enrol

Drawing - Absolute Beginners

Ever wanted to learn how to draw? This course is for you! Led by experienced tutors, you will learn to draw using pencil, charcoal and rubbers. The course will be delivered at Stoke Lodge but will move online if necessary. The online platform used will be Zoom.

5 weeks

with Mary Kelly Click here for more details and to enrol

Drawing Figures in Motion

Photographs enable us to draw dynamic poses that a life-model couldn't possibly hold, especially fast movement poses. You will learn to draw figures, their shape and proportions, the sense of movement. This course will be delivered online using Zoom and Google Classroom.

5 weeks

with Bill Guilding Learn more

Drawing Skills - Mixed Ability

Weekly exercises and projects to develop confidence with pencil and charcoal. The course will be delivered at Stoke Lodge but will move online if necessary. The online platforms used will be Zoom and WhatsApp.

5 weeks

with Jenny Ibrahim Learn more

6 weeks

with Jenny Ibrahim Click here for more details and to enrol

Drawing Techniques - Beginners

Enjoy this friendly, encouraging class where you will learn how to build up a range of drawing techniques, step by step, via exercises and projects.

5 weeks

with Sheila Broun Click here for more details and to enrol

Drawing Techniques Spring School

Enjoy learning various techniques to draw people-firstly body parts i.e. hands, feet, eyes, ears, hair. Then on the second day students will draw a clothed model and learn how to measure using rule of thumb, and deal with optical illusions.

one week

with Sheila Broun Click here for more details and to enrol

Drawing Techniques Summer School 2021

The focus will be Elements of Landscape-different styles of drawing; mark making for sketching; simple techniques to draw trees; colour mixing and matching for skies; composition and arial perspective for spatial depth. We will work both inside and outside.

one week

with Sheila Broun Click here for more details and to enrol

Life Drawing - Mixed Ability

Drawing from a nude model, you will learn to see shape, proportion, light and shade more objectively. Model fee of £27 for the course to be paid to the tutor during first session. The course will be delivered at Stoke Lodge but will move online if necessary. The online platform used will be Zoom

5 weeks

with Bill Guilding Click here for more details and to enrol

Oil Painting - Mixed Ability

Led by an experienced tutor, beginners will be guided through traditional methods of using oil paints, while those with some experience will be encouraged to develop existing skills. The course will be delivered at Stoke Lodge but will move online if necessary using Zoom and WhatsApp

5 weeks

with Jenny Ibrahim Click here for more details and to enrol

5 weeks

with Jenny Ibrahim Click here for more details and to enrol

Painting and Drawing- Mixed Ability

Try a number of media & techniques in a friendly, all ability group. This course is a mixture of painting and drawing projects led by an experienced tutor offering flexible, individual tuition. The course will be delivered at Stoke Lodge but will move online if necessary using Zoom and WhatsApp.

5 weeks

with Roma Widger Click here for more details and to enrol

6 weeks

with Roma Widger Click here for more details and to enrol

Painting Portraits From Photographs - Mixed Ability

Learn about structure of faces, the fall of light and shade and how to mix flesh colours. Course N14J will be delivered online. The online platform used will be Zoom and Google Classroom Course N14K is planned to be delivered at Stoke Lodge but may move online if further covid 19 restrictions apply

5 weeks

with Bill Guilding Click here for more details and to enrol

5 weeks

with Bill Guilding Click here for more details and to enrol

Printmaking

During the first sessions a number of techniques are introduced. Learners are then encouraged to develop more extended projects, through discussion with the tutor. These courses take place at the St Paulís Learning and Family Centre

5 weeks

with Barbara Disney Click here for more details and to enrol

Purely Drawing- Mixed Ability

Sessions full of practical drawing, with ideas and explanation of materials and methods for beginners and to enhance the skills of more experienced artists. The course will be delivered at Stoke Lodge but will move online if necessary. The online platforms used will be Zoom and WhatsApp.

6 weeks

with Roma Widger Click here for more details and to enrol

Space for Creativity: Acrylics, Watercolour and Drawing

This course is suitable for experienced artists/students who would like opportunities to receive feedback and discuss their work with an experienced and supportive mentor. This course will be delivered both online and will include 1 hour individual tutorial face to face (time to be arranged).

6 weeks

with Laurel Smart Learn more

Watercolour for Absolute Beginners

Each week you will learn new techniques such as wet on wet, stippling, splattering, washes and much more. For absolute beginners. The course will be delivered at Stoke Lodge but will move online if necessary. The online platform used will be Zoom.

6 weeks

with Mary Kelly Click here for more details and to enrol

Watercolours - Improvers

You will have the opportunity to continue to learn, apply and extend your watercolour skills and techniques to create vibrant and colourful paintings. The course will be delivered at Stoke Lodge but will move online if necessary. The online platforms used will be Zoom and WhatsApp.

5 weeks

with Roma Widger Click here for more details and to enrol

6 weeks

with Roma Widger Click here for more details and to enrol

Watercolours - Intermediates

Improve your basic skills with Watercolours. Our projects will include Landscapes, Seascapes and Still life.The course will be delivered at Stoke Lodge but will move online if necessary. The online platform used will be Zoom.

5 weeks

with Christine Howes Click here for more details and to enrol