Arts & Crafts: Art

Art

Elements Of Art

13th January 2020

Immerse yourself in the natural world finding inspiration at the beautiful location of Footprint, Windermere.

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Art Innovators 8-16yrs

19th September 2019 – 13th January 2020

A class aimed at home educated children. Join artist Donna Campbell for a weekly class packed full of fun and creative projects.

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Bya Sticky Fingers 2-4 Yrs

17th September 2019 – 2nd June 2020

Express your creativity and imagination in lots of different art forms

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Art Explorers 5-9yrs

17th September 2019 – 21st April 2020

An inspiring art class for children in home education. Express your creativity and imagination in lots of different art forms.

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Experimental Oil Painting

14th January 2020

This course will provide students with the opportunity to develop using oil paint in a more experimental way.

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Porcelain

14th January 2020

This ten-week course is designed to help you gain experience and understanding of working with porcelain clay. The purity and translucent quality of porcelain is matched by its inherent limitations in workability.

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Artseen 8-16

17th September 2019 – 25th April 2020

Join us for a fun and lively class where you can develop your skills in art, craft and design.

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Glazes And Surfaces

14th January 2020

This course opens the door to the wide range of surface treatments available for ceramic work at The Brewery and suggests ways of integrating them into your pieces. The aim is to give you more control over the finish of your work.

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Expressive Mark-making And Abstract Painting

17th September 2019 – 14th January 2020

Explore expressive mark making and develop ways to make interesting and unusual marks. Learn how to use different materials and layer these in exciting ways.

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Life Drawing

15th January 2020

This course will provide an opportunity for people of all abilities, including beginners, to develop drawing direct from a life model.

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Untutored Life Class

18th September 2019 – 15th April 2020

An opportunity for people with some experience to develop drawing and/or painting direct from a life model.

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The Brewery Sewing Bee

18th September 2019 – 15th April 2020

Learn to sew and make garments using patterns that you will draft from your own body measurements.

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Discover Feltmaking

16th January 2020

Discover how to make felt in all its forms. From making vessels and bowls to ‘Nuno’ and needlefelting, you’ll have the opportunity to try a broad range of techniques and develop your skills in this versatile medium.

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Acrylics For Beginners

16th January 2020

Learn how to paint with this exciting flexible medium, focussing on paint handling and mixing colour.

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Bya – Makers Club – 5-11 Yrs

16th January 2020 – 23rd April 2020

A chance to explore and make!

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Pottery – 6.30pm – 9.30pm – Thursday

19th September 2019 – 16th January 2020

An introductory course for beginners and returning students who wish to develop their work with an opportunity to try throwing pottery throwing on the wheel and learn hand building skills.

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An Introduction To Screenprinting

16th January 2020

If you have little or no previous screenprinting experience this new course will get you started! You will learn how to screenprint your own design and go through the whole process from the design stage to pulling the squeegee!

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Developing Portrait Drawing

17th January 2020

Observing from life is the perfect discipline to improve drawing skills. This course will provide an opportunity for people of all abilities, including beginners, to develop their drawing and painting in the skills through the discipline of portraiture.

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Contemporary Portraiture

17th January 2020

This course will provide opportunities for students to develop portraiture, exploring different techniques, processes and methods to capture character and likeness, using both primary and secondary source material.

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Watercolour Portraits

1st February 2020

This workshop co-insides with Catherine Macdiarmid’s exhibition ‘Personal’, in the Sugar Store Gallery. On it, you will gain an incite into Catherine’s artistic processes while composing your own unique portrait.

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More Experimental Oil Painting

25th February 2020

This course will provide students with the opportunity to develop using oil paint in a more experimental way.

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More Acrylics For Beginners

27th February 2020

Further develop your acrylic painting skills and gain confidence, exploring techniques and mixing colour effectively.

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Start Drawing

27th February 2020

Develop your observational drawing skills in this introductory course, which takes you through some basic techniques and theories.

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Experimenting With Gesso

29th February 2020

Gesso has a wide application for every water-based media, acrylics, watercolour, gouache and inks.

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Willow tipis set delightful vertical accents to your garden, whilst being versatile and practical.

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Spend a relaxing day with Greenhouse Floristry creating beautiful hand-tied flower bouquets, followed by the opportunity to paint your creations guided by artist Annie Turner.

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Seascapes

28th March 2020

Learn different techniques on how to create waves, water, paint, rocks and beaches with local artist Thuline de Cock.

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Explore aerodynamics and air resistance by creating flying machines. Test them out in the Brewery gardens in a finale launch.

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Discover the magic of conductive paint in this hands-on session. Learn the basics of using conductive paint, and bring your artwork to life with LEDs and conductive paint.

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Portraits In Watercolour

14th April 2020

This course will provide students with the opportunity to practice and develop watercolour skills working direct from a portrait model.

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Pottery – 2pm – 5pm – Tuesday

17th September 2019 – 14th April 2020

An introductory course for beginners and returning students who wish to develop their work with an opportunity to try throwing pottery throwing on the wheel and learn hand building skills. 

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Life Drawing

15th April 2020

This course will provide an opportunity for people of all abilities, including beginners, to develop drawing direct from a life model.

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Watercolour Summer Landscapes

16th April 2020

For those with some experience of watercolour, this short course focuses on techniques and approaches to painting landscapes.

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This course explores further approaches to drawing, encouraging freer looser ways to work using exercises and experimenting with a range of media to create marks; watersoluble drawing materials, chalk, graphite sticks, charcoal and coloured paper.

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Art

Portrait Drawing

17th April 2020

Observing from life is the perfect discipline to improve drawing skills. This course will provide an opportunity for people of all abilities, including beginners, to develop their drawing and painting skills through the discipline of portraiture.

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Art

Developing Portrait Painting

17th April 2020

This course will provide an opportunity for people with some drawing and painting practice to develop their painting skills through the discipline of portraiture.

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Experimenting With Inks

18th April 2020

Combine traditional drawing methods using inks with more experimental approaches to get to grips with this versatile medium.

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During this creative one day course, you will learn a number of techniques in order to produce beautiful pieces of art painted on silk.

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Arts & Crafts: Creative Learning

Creative Learning

Jewellery Club

16th September 2019 – 20th April 2020

Create your own unique piece in our fully-equipped jewellery space, with a skilled volunteer supervisor present at each session.

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Creative Learning

Christmas Wreaths

  • Tomorrow 19:00

Take home a beautiful wreath and the know-how to make many more. Includes all your materials and a glass of fizz and nibbles!

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Creative Learning

Stories Of Art (from Surrealism To Brit Art)

15th January 2020

A relaxed and informal course dedicated to discovering the secrets and stories in 20th-century art and linking how they relate to the present day.

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Creative Learning

Nuno Feltmaking

8th February 2020

An opportunity to explore the technique of Nuno Felt Making. Fine patterns are drawn with fleece onto a silk chiffon or muslin background, when felted together a subtle, delicate fabric is created.

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Creative Learning

Shibori Indigo Dyeing

22nd February 2020

There is something magical about the combination of Indigo dye and Shibori techniques. In this workshop you will create your own indigo hand dyed fabric by stitching, wrapping and pleating the fabric.

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Creative Learning

Pottery – 6:30pm – 9:30pm – Tuesday

17th September 2019 – 14th April 2020

An introductory course for beginners and returning students who wish to develop their work with an opportunity to try throwing pottery throwing on the wheel and learn hand building skills.

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122a Highgate
Kendal
Cumbria
LA9 4HE

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