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CLASSES AND WORKSHOPS AT PATRIOTHALL

TAPESTRY WEAVING AND TEXTILE WORKSHOPS 2010
With artist FIONA R HUTCHISON
Weekend Workshops

1. 30th/31st January. Contemporary Tapestry. £100 materials included. A workshop that will introduce you to the versatility of contemporary tapestry. This workshop is suitable for beginners and intermediate students who wish to explore the creative potential of woven tapestry.
2. 13th/14th February. Magical Threads.
£100 materials included. Experimenting with a variety of traditional and non-traditional materials you will discover the wide range of possibilities tapestry offers for personal expression, form fine weaving to 3d and textural surfaces. Experimenting with papers, plastic, and unusual materials any thing is possible with magical threads.
3. 27th/28th February. Record and Reflect - Sketchbooks for textile artists.
£100. The common misconception is that a sketchbook is full of drawings and that you have to be good at drawing to get started. This weekend is designed to introduce you to a range of sketchbooks approaches.
4. 6th/7th March. Piecing and Patching - Introduction to patchwork techniques from around the world. £100 + materials.
Every nationality has its own form of piecing and patching fabrics; whither it is out of necessity or cultural and historic traditions. Over the weekend we will explore hand stitched patchwork techniques from Korea, Japan, UK and America. Colour, pattern, design and the play of light will all be explored in this weekend workshop.
Summer School - 19th – 23rd July. Tapestry in the 21st Century. £275 - To be confirmed.
Fees include some materials and tea and coffee (please bring a packed lunch). A weaving frame and bobbins can be provided for your use. If you wish to keep them, there will be a small charge of £15.
All workshops will be held in my studio at WASPS, Studio 304, Patriothall, Stockbridge, Edinburgh. And will run for 10am to 4.30pm.
Further information & booking contact
Fiona R Hutchison at 07877457332
www.fionarhutchison.me.uk
mail to: fiona.hutchison@blueyonder.co.uk


JEWELLERY & DECORATIVE METAL - MARK ANDREW POWELL
1. Working with silver. Sat 23rd & Sun 24th January, 10–4pm
Beginners and experienced students. A general free form class for anyone to make a personal item out of silver.
Cost £100 plus cost of silver, other materials provided
Maximum class size 3
2. Connection Projects. Sat 23rd & Sun 24th January, 10–4pm
Beginners and experienced students. Soldering, riveting and other connection projects.
Cost £120 materials provided
Maximum class size 3
3. Toolmaking for Jewellers
Beginners and experienced students. Make a hammer and punch set for your own needs.
Sat 20th & Sun 21st March, 10–4pm
Cost £130 materials provided
Maximum class size 3
Mark Andrew Powell has been a professional craftsman for over 25 years, specialising in all forms of metalwork. You will be working in his very well equipped workshop allowing access to a wide range of processes.
Further information booking from
www.eligius.co.uk
Tel 07779 31 41 26
e-mail: eligius@f2s.com


PAINTING WORKSHOPS – RONALD RYAN
Courses begin January 2010 for 12 weeks

1. Everything you ever wanted to know about drawing and Painting but were afraid to ask. Next course begins on Tues 12 of January 2010 and runs every Tuesday between 6.30 - 8 30 pm for 12 weeks
Max class size 8 students. Course fee £150
2. Oil Painting 1. Next course Begins on Tues 13th January 2010 and runs every Tuesday between 6.30-8.30pm for 12 weeks
Max class size 8. Course fee £150
3. Painting Old Masters. Painting old masters is a course that will take you step by step using 6 assignments through the processes involved in creating a classical painting. The course concentrates on the baroque style used by artists like Rembrandt, Caravaggio, Velasquez and Titian. Max class size 8 students Course fee £520.
Next course begins 15th january 2010 sat 10.00am till 12.00am and runs for 18 weeks
Ronald Ryan was Born in Glasgow 1958, he moved to Edinburgh to attend Edinburgh College of Art in 1977. Ryan qualified from ECA with a BA (Hons) in stained glass design and restoration in 1982. A cross disciplined artist based in Edinburgh, his work has covered a wide sweep of subject matter and style, from the Stained Glass for the Sanctuary of the New Edinburgh Royal Infirmary, to the atmospheric landscapes of his recent collection of paintings. A noted portrait artist, his portraits include the Scots sculptor Ronnie Rae and the last portrait of Sax Shaw, painted for his 80th birthday.
Further information booking from:
Tel 0131 312 8219
www.ronnieryanonline.com
e-mail ronnieryan@blueyonder.co.uk


ARTIST BOOK & CPD – JENNY SMITH

1. Sun 8 Nov. Creating Altered and Sculptural Books.
2. Sat 14 Nov. Writing Applications, Proposals, Artists Statements and CV’s.
3. Sat 21-Sun 22 Nov. Make a Hardback book & slip case (with Suzie Wilson)
4. Sat 16th & Sun 17th Jan. Pop–up and Paper Engineering
All materials and refreshments provided. 10am – 4.30pm Cost: £50 day courses, £100 weekend courses.
Jan - June 2010 The Artists Book Group (2) Following the success of the first artist book group. Jenny will be starting a second group running from Jan - June 2010. 3 places currently available. For more information, including cost, please see www.theartistbookgroup.org.uk
Jenny Smith exhibits nationally and internationally and has work held in public and private collections including the Tate and National Galleries of Scotland. She is currently a recipient of a SAC Creative and Professional Development Award.
For more details or to book a place:
email: jennysm@blueyonder.co.uk
phone 0771 3901 730
www.jennysmith.org.uk


DRAWING & PAINTING - S. ROBIN SPARK
Continuing group and individual life, portraiture, still-life, land & city scapes & abstracts (in all medium) classes
at Patriothall Studios (also at Boroughmuir High School)
For more information and class enrolment
phone Robin - 0131-229 2017.

JAPANESE WOODBLOCK PRINTING - PAUL FURNEAUX - details TBC


LIFE DRAWING – LIFE DRAWING GROUP details TBC


LOST ORGANIC CAST GLASS – KEIKO MUKAIDE
For details of courses please contact
Keiko at email - keikomukaide@hotmail.com


UNIQUE HANDMADE BOOKS - KIRSTY O'CONNOR
For details of courses please contact Kirsty
at email -
kirstyoconnor@phonecoop.coop


 

 


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