Creative Drawing with Sarah O'Boyle
Sep
16
to 25 Nov

Creative Drawing with Sarah O'Boyle

This course will enable students to develop a visual vocabulary through drawing within an art historical context.

Dates for this course are as follows -

Autumn 2019

  • Mondays from 16th September to 21st October | 4th November to 15th December

    10:30am - 12:30pm

You will learn ways of expressing your observations using tone, line and texture. You will gain an understanding of analytical, expressive and observation drawing.

Eligibility for help with tuition fees relating to Income Related Benefits

You may not have to pay the course fee if you are:

  1.  Claiming Job Seeker's Allowance (you must provide your NI Number)

  2.  Claiming Employment and Support Allowance (ESA) in the Work Related Activity Group (you must provide your NI Number)

  3.  Claiming Universal Credit and earn less than £338 per month or household earns less than £541 per month (you must provide your NI Number)

  4.  Claiming or are dependent on someone who claims Council Tax Reduction (not single occupancy discount)

  5.  Claiming Working Tax Credit

  6.  Claiming Income Support

  7.  Claiming Employment and Support Allowance (ESA) in the Support Group

  8.  Claiming or are dependent on someone who claims Housing Benefit

  9.  Claiming Pension Guarantee Credit

  10.  Claiming Asylum in the UK.  As an Asylum Seeker you will need to have been a resident in the UK for six months or longer, have an Application Registration Card (ARC) or Standard Acknowledgement letter (SAL) and a current Asylum Support Agreement from UK Visas and Immigration.  

  11.  Unwaged and dependent on somebody in receipt of one of the above benefits (excluding Council Tax Reduction and Housing Benefit).

NB: If you are not in receipt of any of the above income-related benefits but your household income is below £20,000, you may still be eligible to apply for some support with tuition, accreditation or other fees.

If you are not sure of your status or need further information, contact the Student Support team on 0300 303 3464.

To book a place onto this course, please visit wea.org.uk

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Creative Printmaking with Susan Wright
Oct
1
to 26 Nov

Creative Printmaking with Susan Wright

Course Aim

To provide opportunities for the development of skills and techniques of traditional printmaking, leading to the creation of a series of hand printed artworks as part of an personal printing project.

Course Description

This course gives opportunities for students who are beginning printmaking or who have some printmaking skills to work more independently to further develop their skills and work on individual projects. There will be opportunities to learn and develop skills in monoprinting, collagraph, drypoint, etching on metal and linoprinting. Students will have access to large printmaking equipment such as an etching press and a relief printing press. As well as developing their printmaking skills, students will explore the connection between art and print to develop their own creative outcomes.

Outcomes for students

Use a range of basic printmaking techniques.

 To be able to use and understand a range of different printmaking materials and equipment under supervision.

Complete a practical, personal project based on printmaking and to be able to discuss it with others.

Understand that there is a variety of styles and different techniques that apply to each printmaking technique  and use them appropriately in their own printing project.

Develop independent working practices and display confidence whilst developing their own printmaking skills.

The sessions for this course are as follows:

Autumn 2019:

Tuesdays 10:30am - 12:30pm | 1st October - 26th November

Eligibility for help with tuition fees relating to Income Related Benefits

You may not have to pay the course fee if you are:

  1.  Claiming Job Seeker's Allowance (you must provide your NI Number)

  2.  Claiming Employment and Support Allowance (ESA) in the Work Related Activity Group (you must provide your NI Number)

  3.  Claiming Universal Credit and earn less than £338 per month or household earns less than £541 per month (you must provide your NI Number)

  4.  Claiming or are dependent on someone who claims Council Tax Reduction (not single occupancy discount)

  5.  Claiming Working Tax Credit

  6.  Claiming Income Support

  7.  Claiming Employment and Support Allowance (ESA) in the Support Group

  8.  Claiming or are dependent on someone who claims Housing Benefit

  9.  Claiming Pension Guarantee Credit

  10.  Claiming Asylum in the UK.  As an Asylum Seeker you will need to have been a resident in the UK for six months or longer, have an Application Registration Card (ARC) or Standard Acknowledgement letter (SAL) and a current Asylum Support Agreement from UK Visas and Immigration.  

  11.  Unwaged and dependent on somebody in receipt of one of the above benefits (excluding Council Tax Reduction and Housing Benefit).

NB: If you are not in receipt of any of the above income-related benefits but your household income is below £20,000, you may still be eligible to apply for some support with tuition, accreditation or other fees.

If you are not sure of your status or need further information, contact the Student Support team on 0300 303 3464.

To book a place onto this course, please visit wea.org.uk

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Inspired By Famous Artists with Sarah O'Boyle
Oct
4
to 22 Nov

Inspired By Famous Artists with Sarah O'Boyle

This course will introduce students to Art Nouveau. They will explore it's influence over decorative and fine arts, architecture, interior design and textiles. Taking inspiration from the artists of this period, such as William Morris, Charles Rennie Mackintosh and Gustav Klimt, there will be a focus on organic forms, composition, pattern and detail. Students will have the opportunity to work directly from images of pre-existing artworks as well as the option to create their own unique designs. The final outcomes of this course will include a collection of artworks that combine a variety of techniques including drawing, painting and collage.

The sessions for this course are as follows:

Autumn 2019:

Mondays 10:00am - 12:00pm

  • 16th September to 25th November

    To book please visit wea.org.uk

    Eligibility for help with tuition fees relating to Income Related Benefits

    You may not have to pay the course fee if you are:

    1.  Claiming Job Seeker's Allowance (you must provide your NI Number)

    2.  Claiming Employment and Support Allowance (ESA) in the Work Related Activity Group (you must provide your NI Number)

    3.  Claiming Universal Credit and earn less than £338 per month or household earns less than £541 per month (you must provide your NI Number)

    4.  Claiming or are dependent on someone who claims Council Tax Reduction (not single occupancy discount)

    5.  Claiming Working Tax Credit

    6.  Claiming Income Support

    7.  Claiming Employment and Support Allowance (ESA) in the Support Group

    8.  Claiming or are dependent on someone who claims Housing Benefit

    9.  Claiming Pension Guarantee Credit

    10.  Claiming Asylum in the UK.  As an Asylum Seeker you will need to have been a resident in the UK for six months or longer, have an Application Registration Card (ARC) or Standard Acknowledgement letter (SAL) and a current Asylum Support Agreement from UK Visas and Immigration.  

    11.  Unwaged and dependent on somebody in receipt of one of the above benefits (excluding Council Tax Reduction and Housing Benefit).

    NB: If you are not in receipt of any of the above income-related benefits but your household income is below £20,000, you may still be eligible to apply for some support with tuition, accreditation or other fees.

    If you are not sure of your status or need further information, contact the Student Support team on 0300 303 3464.

To book a place onto this course, please visit wea.org.uk

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Creative Textiles with Harriet Lawton
Oct
10
to 28 Nov

Creative Textiles with Harriet Lawton

The creative course aims to explore textiles as an art form, focusing specifically on the way textiles can communicate narratives and tell stories.

Taking an experimental approach to textiles, learners will gain a grounding in a range of textile techniques. They will have the chance to experiment with a variety of processes whilst working with both traditional and alternative materials.

The sessions for this course are as follows:

Autumn 2019:

Thursdays 10:00am - 12:00pm

  • 10th October to 24th October

  • 7th November to 28th November

    To book please visit wea.org.uk

    Eligibility for help with tuition fees relating to Income Related Benefits

    You may not have to pay the course fee if you are:

    1.  Claiming Job Seeker's Allowance (you must provide your NI Number)

    2.  Claiming Employment and Support Allowance (ESA) in the Work Related Activity Group (you must provide your NI Number)

    3.  Claiming Universal Credit and earn less than £338 per month or household earns less than £541 per month (you must provide your NI Number)

    4.  Claiming or are dependent on someone who claims Council Tax Reduction (not single occupancy discount)

    5.  Claiming Working Tax Credit

    6.  Claiming Income Support

    7.  Claiming Employment and Support Allowance (ESA) in the Support Group

    8.  Claiming or are dependent on someone who claims Housing Benefit

    9.  Claiming Pension Guarantee Credit

    10.  Claiming Asylum in the UK.  As an Asylum Seeker you will need to have been a resident in the UK for six months or longer, have an Application Registration Card (ARC) or Standard Acknowledgement letter (SAL) and a current Asylum Support Agreement from UK Visas and Immigration.  

    11.  Unwaged and dependent on somebody in receipt of one of the above benefits (excluding Council Tax Reduction and Housing Benefit).

    NB: If you are not in receipt of any of the above income-related benefits but your household income is below £20,000, you may still be eligible to apply for some support with tuition, accreditation or other fees.

    If you are not sure of your status or need further information, contact the Student Support team on 0300 303 3464.

To book a place onto this course, please visit wea.org.uk

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Creative Weaving with Sarah O'Boyle
Oct
10
to 28 Nov

Creative Weaving with Sarah O'Boyle

A fun, practical introduction to Creative Weaving suited to beginners and those with more experience.

You will be introduced to a variety of traditional techniques such as Coiling, Plaiting, Peg Loom, Stick, Inkle and Paper Weaving. You will have the opportunity to make a bowl and container out of a selection of man made, natural and recycled materials.

The dates for this sessions are as follows:

Autumn 2019:

Thursdays | 12:30pm to 2:30pm

  • 10th October to 24th October

  • 7th November to 28th November

To book please visit wea.org.uk

Eligibility for help with tuition fees relating to Income Related Benefits

You may not have to pay the course fee if you are:

  1.  Claiming Job Seeker's Allowance (you must provide your NI Number)

  2.  Claiming Employment and Support Allowance (ESA) in the Work Related Activity Group (you must provide your NI Number)

  3.  Claiming Universal Credit and earn less than £338 per month or household earns less than £541 per month (you must provide your NI Number)

  4.  Claiming or are dependent on someone who claims Council Tax Reduction (not single occupancy discount)

  5.  Claiming Working Tax Credit

  6.  Claiming Income Support

  7.  Claiming Employment and Support Allowance (ESA) in the Support Group

  8.  Claiming or are dependent on someone who claims Housing Benefit

  9.  Claiming Pension Guarantee Credit

  10.  Claiming Asylum in the UK.  As an Asylum Seeker you will need to have been a resident in the UK for six months or longer, have an Application Registration Card (ARC) or Standard Acknowledgement letter (SAL) and a current Asylum Support Agreement from UK Visas and Immigration.  

  11.  Unwaged and dependent on somebody in receipt of one of the above benefits (excluding Council Tax Reduction and Housing Benefit).

NB: If you are not in receipt of any of the above income-related benefits but your household income is below £20,000, you may still be eligible to apply for some support with tuition, accreditation or other fees.

If you are not sure of your status or need further information, contact the Student Support team on 0300 303 3464.

To book a place onto this course, please visit wea.org.uk

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