Monday Still Life

Every Monday there will be a new still life set up for anyone who is interested in taking part. There will be a number of photographs, and from different angles. Make it your own. There are no rules

Nature Table Repeated

If you make a copy of an object, or have two, three or twenty eight objects their significance begins to change. Individuality is lost in the crowd. Or, the ordinary starts to take on a meaning. The sameness makes the objects a singular mass, yet slight differences within the individuals in the mass are accentuated.

Altered Faces: Photo Montage

Images of faces are everywhere. Whether they are shared selfies or fashion stills, photos for biographies or visions of beef cattle in a county show faces are associated with characters andchartacteristics .

This exercise is a playful introduction to photo montage.

Drawing into Oil Painting – Part II

Some people in this group will have completed the Beginners Drawing into Oil Painting Course. Others will be joining without having done it. It doesn’t matter so long as you have done a bit of painting with oils this could be the class for you.

The Body in Art Practise, Yoga and Drawing

In this class you will think about your body as you draw a line. Yoga helps to put you in touch with how your entire body ‘feels’ – do the muscles contract here? where is my balance focused? am I tense, or relaxed? From this you will be doing various drawing exercises. The results are exciting and open a new language of marks and expression.