Botanical Art

We are a self-help group with varying levels of experience who enjoy botanical drawing and painting. PLEASE NOTE - some experience in botanical art is necessary as there is no teacher.

Doodle Zen

Think you can’t draw? Even if you can, come along and enjoy creating beautiful pieces of art / craft using a meditative-focused form of doodling. Zendoodles use repeated patterns of basic lines and shapes. No errors, no planning. Reflecting life, a form of therapy - problem solving and forgetting pain. No vacancies in Term 1.

Drawing ABC - Group 1

Discover your hidden talent. This course is for people who say ‘I wish I could draw’. Well - You Can. Come and learn the basic building blocks of how. We will cover areas like line shapes, forms, shading, texture and perspective. Come and have some fun.

Drawing ABC - Group 2

Discover your hidden talent. This course is for people who say ‘I wish I could draw’. Well - You Can! Come and learn the basic building blocks of how. We will cover areas like line shapes, forms, shading, texture and perspective. Have some fun discovering your new talent.

Multi Media

Multi-media is the old term used to describe painting in various mediums, ie. acrylic or oils or pastels, etc. We paint portraits, landscapes or anything we wish. No formal training is required; we are a friendly group who help each other to achieve our artistic goals.

Oil Painting

This introduction to traditional oil painting techniques is aimed at beginning artists and artists who usually work in other mediums.  Students will build artwork in layers beginning with charcoal drawing, moving to a monochromatic layer and finishing with colour. 

Pastel Drawing for Beginners

An introduction to the basic techniques of soft pastel drawing and painting of landscapes. It will include composition, perspective and various ways to apply pastels to paper.

Portraiture

We are a group who enjoy creating portraits in any medium of choice with live models. We all learn from each other.
New members are welcome

The Drawing Group

We are a group of amateur artists of varying abilities who like to draw in pencil and other media, and also to colour and paint. Unfortunately little tuition can be offered, but we share our skills and encourage each other.
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