Half Term Courses
There are lots of courses on this page - There is a summary list to help you find your course more easily.
Half Term - 'Good Artists Copy, Great Artists Steal'Due to Popular Demand, this three day course is the second to focus on Joan Eardley's work.
Half Term - Drawing and Sketching AnimalsWe have invited the illustrator and author of ‘The Field Guide to Drawing & Sketching Animals’, Tim Pond back to PSAD. His lively and engaging class fuses science with art, providing you with the skills and knowledge to create sketches of animals filled with life and movement.
Half Term - Egg Tempera PaintingEgg tempera is a painting technique that was a primary method of painting until after 1500 when it was superseded by the invention of oil painting.
Half Term - Family Learning PaintingDraw and paint under expert guidance. Enjoy both the fun and the challenge of an exciting painting project. Suitable for children aged 7-13 accompanied by an adult.
Half Term - Family Learning PotteryHave fun making and decorating clay pots and figures. All materials provided and work will be fired once. Age 7-13 accompanied by an adult.
Half Term - Figure Drawing - 14-17 YearsThis course is ideal for students needing to build a portfolio for GCSE or A Level course work, and possibly becoming part of a portfolio for art school.
Half Term - Illustrating Childrens BooksWhatever your level of drawing experience, learn how to make an effective picture book for children and practise making your own with children's author and illustrator Sophie Ambrose on this fun three day course
Half Term - Introduction to DrawingCovering the basics of drawing from observation, the course is ideal for beginners including those who think they can't draw.
Half Term - Kids Art Club 7-13 yearsThe course is an enjoyable and creative art club for children to express themselves through drawing, painting, printing and mixed media. There will be a new project each session and materials are supplied. Age range: 8-13 years not accompanied by adult.
Half Term - Lino Printing DayThis course will cover the creation of your design, colour mixing and finishing to a professional standard whilst exploring relief printing using lino blocks in just one day.
Half Term - Open Studio (Etching)
Half Term - Open Studio (Painting)Open studio sessions are available to those that already have experience of working with a painting medium and are interested in progressing their own projects.
Half Term - Open Studio (Pottery)Open studio Pottery sessions are available to those that already have experience of working with clay and are interested in progressing their own projects.
Half Term - Open Studio (Printmaking)Open studio Printmaking sessions are available to those that already have experience of printing techniques (i.e. Etching, Lino, Mono) and are interested in developing their own projects.
Half Term - Open Studio (Screenprinting)Available to those that already have experience of printing and are interested in developing their own projects.
Half Term - Photoshop Level 2An opportunity for those who enjoyed the Introduction to Photoshop course, and would like to take the next steps.
Half Term - Production Type ThrowingThis is a two day course for students with some experience in throwing.
Half Term - Street and Urban Photography 14 yrs plusThis practical photography course will give students the opportunity to develop creative and practical skills with a camera. Ther course will explore different aspects and approaches to street and urban photography.
Half Term - Throwing For Beginners From 14 Years and OverAn opportunity to learn the magic of throwing pottery on the wheel – how to get started on the potter's wheel learning important basics. Suitable for adults as well as young people.