Craftschool Classes

  • Craftschool classes at Newlyn Art Gallery
    Image: Craftschool classes at Newlyn Art Gallery
  • Craftschool Class at Newlyn Art Gallery
    Image: Craftschool Class at Newlyn Art Gallery Photo Steve Tanner

25 Jul — 16 Sep 2017

Newlyn Art Gallery

To accompany Craftschool, the summer exhibition at Newlyn Art Gallery, we are offering FREE one-hour taster classes led by regional makers, plus longer classes on selected Saturdays. The classes are relaxed and friendly, and aimed at absolute beginners (U12s must be accompanied by an adult). Though the one-hour classes are free with admission, a donation is requested for materials.

To book a place, please call into Newlyn Art Gallery in person, or ring the Craftschool number 07732 024 472

 

Tue 5 Sep 10.30 / 11.30 / 12.30
Wild Flower Meadow Pots
In a one-hour class, use recycled materials to make pots and growers for your own wild flower meadow, with Rosanna Martin.
All welcome, no experience necessary.
Donation for materials £1 per participant.

Thu 7 Sep 10.30 / 11.30 / 12.30
Pinhole Cameras
In a one-hour class, make pinhole cameras with Clary Moore.
All welcome, no experience necessary.
Donation for materials £1 per participant. 

Fri 8 Sep 10.30 / 11.30 / 12.30
Lucet Braiding
In a one-hour class, learn an ancient method of braiding, as used by the Vikings, with Christiane Berghoff.
All welcome, no experience necessary.
Donation for materials £1 per participant.

Sat 9 Sep 10.30-13.30
Stone Letter Carving
In this class you will be guided through the process of carving text into slate by master stone mason Andrew Bird.
All welcome, no experience necessary.
Donation for materials £10 per participant.

Tue 12 Sept10.30 / 11.30 / 12.30
Matchbox Weaving
In a one-hour class, use an empty cook’s matchbox as a basic loom for weaving, with Christiane Berghoff.
All welcome, no experience necessary.
Donation for materials £1 per participant.

Thu 14 Sept 10.30 / 11.30 / 12.30
Wild Flower Meadow Pots
In a one-hour class, use recycled materials to make pots and growers for your own wild flower meadow, with Rosanna Martin.
All welcome, no experience necessary.
Donation for materials £1 per participant.

Fri 15 Sept 10.30 / 11.30 / 12.30
Pinhole Cameras
In a one-hour class, make pinhole cameras with Clary Moore.
All welcome, no experience necessary.
Donation for materials £1 per participant.

Sat 16 Sep 11.00-13.00
Indigo Dye Workshop
Bring along a natural cotton, linen or woollen garment and use traditional dying and resist techniques to dye it in the indigo vat.
Please wear old clothes or ones that you don’t mind turning blue.
Age 10 yrs and over, all welcome (U12s accompanied by an adult), no experience necessary.
£10 per person.

To book a place on a class, please call into Newlyn Art Gallery in person, or ring the Craftschool number 07732 024 472

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Venue: Newlyn Art Gallery
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Open: Monday–Saturday: 10.00–17.00
Closed: Sunday

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Artist Kate Walters working during Wet Auction 2016 at Tremenheere Sculpture Garden

Event/Workshop

Wet Auction 2017

17 Sep 2017

Newlyn Art Gallery

Exhibition

Craftschool

22 Jul - 16 Sep 2017

Newlyn Art Gallery