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Summer Schools 2017

Regular weekly sessions.....materclasses....intensives

 

Keep your creative juices flowing over the summer peiod with one of our exciting summer schools.

Enquire /book : Email: info@northlightstudio.co.uk Call : 01422 843519

We generally ask for payment in advance to confirm your place and to help ensure we achieve

a viable group size.  Payments can be made by card (in person or phone), cheque, or though our

Paypal shop (booking fee applies)

 

 

CERAMICS SUMMER SCHOOLS with Katch Skinner

WEEKLY SUMMER WORKSHOPS

3 workshop sessions Thursdays   13th-27th July 1-3.30pm £50 includes materials/firings   FULL  

All abilities are welcome to these workshop sessions - learn basic techniques or work on your own projects

 

CERAMICS TASTER WEEKEND12th & 13th August £140   10.30am - 4.30pm

Inspired  by The Great Pottery Throw Down and want to have a go? This fun ceramics taster weekend is

just for you! Use lots of ceramics techniques from coiling, pinch, slab to surface decoration and even

have a go on the wheel. You will be able to pick two of your favourite things to be fired and glazed at

the end of the weekend for free. Any other addition pieces can be fired for a small fee

 

YOUNG NORTHLIGHTERS CLAY DAY

Tuesday 8th August 10.30am—3.30pm  £20 (+optional glazing/firing charge)

For young artists aged 9-15

A fun and full on day to get your hands dirty and create with clay.  

Learn to pinch, build, sculpt… Sounds messy? Of course!  

Bring a packed lunch.  Booking essential…Places limited

 

 

 

PAINTING SUMMER SCHOOL - FROM LANDSCAPE TO ABSTRACTION    with Dominic Vince  FULL

5 Wednesday sessions from 19th July-16th Aug  10am—12.30pm  £60

Led by landscape painter Dominic Vince, this class will focus on landscape

as a starting point. A special Summer course that will include some outdoor sketching

All levels welcome  

 

LINO PRINTMAKING COLOUR REDUCTION 3 DAY COURSE  with Ruth Fettis 

This course has now been postponed - look out for Autumn dates

Mon 17th, Weds 19th, Fri 21st July 10am - 4pm  £180

Work with master lino printmaker Ruth Fettis to design, cut and print a colour print using

the reduction process The spacing between the three days is necessary to allow for prints

to dry before adding the next colour

 

CREATIVE TEXTILES - 2 DAY COURSE with Val Hughes    

Mon 14th & Tues 15th August  10am-4pm £120

Join textiles expert Val Hughes for an intensive two days to experience and experiment

with different techniques and surface pattern.   Cover overlaying, distressing and fusing using

Bondaweb with embellishments of hand and machine embroidery. Paint/dye and block print fabrics.  

Come away with a a series of samples or finished piece suitable for framing

 

 

FROM SKETCH TO STUDIO  with Perri Webster Unfortunately this weekend has been cancelled 

Sat/Sun 19th/20th Aug 10am - 4pm £120

An experimental course that starts with sketching local scenes in and around Hebden Bridge

returning to the studio environment to develop exciting artworks

using a mixed media approach. Explore collage, paint and drawing to develop your personal style.

Expert tuition from local professional artist, Perri Webster

 

EXPRESS YOURSELF WITH WATERCOLOURS with Jayn Barker

Weds 23rd & Thurs 24th Aug  10am-4pm £120  

For people with some watercolour experienceExplore Hebden’s nooks and crannies for inspiration

(weather permitting) and try out a selection of dish mops, sponges, sticks, feathers etc.

to paint vibrant and expressive watercolours on a large scale. Bring your paints, sketchbooks and pencils.

We will provide the tools and large sheets of heavy watercolour paper

 

WILLOW BASKET MAKING 2 DAY COURSE with Joe Gregory

Thurs 31st Aug & Fri 1st Sept 10am - 4pm   £120 please note change of dates from previous publicity

“Willow moves and weaves like muscles and sinew through the body”

Join specialist artist Joe Gregory for this‘art frame’ basket weaving course. You’ll learn about design,

structure and the finer points of working with willow

 

 

 

 

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