Adult Art Workshops

All our workshops run from 10.00 – 16.00 (unless otherwise stated in the description) at our fully equipped art  studio at Greenhill Farm, Bletchingdon. We provide all materials and refreshments and all you will need to bring is a packed lunch and a willingness to have a go!

To find out more about the individual workshops and costs just click onto the headings and dates below .

Forthcoming Art Days

Life Drawing - Fridays - 2, 9, 16 & 23 August 2019 - 13.30 - 16.00

Life Drawing  - Fridays - 13.30 - 16.00 - 4 weeks - £90 or £25 per session

An opportunity to work directly from a model with drawing materials to create the structure of the body. Quick sketches will be a way of introducing you to form and as the weeks progress longer poses will be sustained to ensure more detailed studies. The elements of drawing will be explored; line, form, shape, tone, proportion, foreshortening & perspective. 

Landscape Weekend - 17th & 18th August 2019 - £135

Working en plein air  
Capturing  landscape scenes using tone, line & mark making  
Coloured compositions   

Effects of light

 

Experimenting with composition and cropping

 

Looking at the styles of other artists' work

 

Working en plein air with Louisa Turner

9.30am – 4.00pm - 2 Day Landscape painting & Drawing weekend with Louisa Turner. The course will provide you with an opportunity to experience working ‘en plein air’ in the grounds of Rousham Gardens. There will also be the chance to create more sustained pieces back in the studio. Includes, all materials, refreshments & a pass to Rousham Gardens (subject to weather). You will require a packed lunch each day and appropriate clothing for working outdoors.

Life Drawing & Painting Weekend - 24th & 25th August 2019 - 10.00 - 16.00

24th & 25th August 2019 - 10.00 - 16.00 - £120

This weekend starts with an introduction to the elements of drawing; line, shape, form, tone, texture, proportion, foreshortening and perspective through quick sketches. However, the weekend is arranged so people have an opportunity to work up a drawing into a painting over a period of time. An element of life drawing experience would be beneficial but not essential. 

Textiles - Print & Surface Pattern - Mondays - 16th September to 2nd December 2019

Mondays 16th September to 2nd December 2019 - 10 Weeks (excluding 21st & 28th October)

9.15am to 12.15pm  - £216 (10 weeks)

1.00pm to 3.30pm   - £256 (10 weeks)

This course is suitable for beginners with no experience or competent practitioners.

Drawing for Design

Design resolution and Experimentation

Process applied

Stencil & Print

Textiles collage and Embellishments

Please refer to Anne-Marie's website for examples of possibilities: http://annemariecadman.co.uk/

Textiles Taster Day - Friday 6th September 2019 - 10.00 - 16.00

£65 including all materials - 10% Discount if booked before: 06.08.19

'Have a go at experimental surface pattern techniques, including: painting, printing and fused textiles, while working on paper and fabric.

Suitable for the novice or experienced maker as students work at their own pace developing personal themes and directions, in this accessible, friendly workshop.
An excellent spring board into the Monday weekly Textiles sessions'.