Introduction to Drypoint and Etching with Susan Wright
Jan
14
to 4 Feb

Introduction to Drypoint and Etching with Susan Wright

WEA Introduction to Drypoint and Etching with Susan Wright

Each session will provide you with a clear insight into the vibrant world of print through step-by-step instructions.

The dates for these sessions are as follows:

  • Monday 14th January - Monday 4th February

    10:30am - 12:30pm (4 Weeks)

The course will introduce the basic skills, techniques and methods for several types of printing, such as; drypoint, and Etching.

As well as learning new skills you will also explore the connection between art and print so as to develop and inspire your own creative outcomes.

This course also offers opportunities for students with some printmaking skills to further develop those skills and work on their own individual projects.

To book please visit www.wea.org.uk

If your course is not free, you may still be entitled to a reduced or free course. You will usually need to be:

  • A UK or EU/EEA citizen, and

  • Resident in the UK for 3 years when the course starts, and

  • On an income-based benefit

  • Job Seekers Allowance

  • Employment and Support Allowance (ESA - work related)

  • Universal Credit and earn less than £330 per month

  • Income Support, Housing Benefit, Council Tax Reduction (not single occupancy discount) or Employment and Support Allowance (ESA) support group

  • Working Tax Credit

  • Pension Guarantee Credit

  • Asylum seeker - You will need to show proof of Asylum Support, and that you have been in the UK legally for six months or more, and that the Home Office is still considering your claim. You will need to show your Asylum Registration Card or equivalent.

  • Where household income is less than £20,000

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Drawing for Beginners with Sarah O'Boyle
Jan
15
to 2 Apr

Drawing for Beginners with Sarah O'Boyle

WEA Drawing for Beginners with Sarah O’Boyle

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

The dates for this course are as follows -

Spring 2019

  • Tuesday 15th January - Tuesday 12th February

    10:00am - 12:00pm (5 Weeks)

  • Tuesday 25th Feb - Tuesday 1st April

    10:00am - 12:00pm (6 Weeks)

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

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

If your course is not free, you may still be entitled to a reduced or free course. You will usually need to be:

  • A UK or EU/EEA citizen, and

  • Resident in the UK for 3 years when the course starts, and

  • On an income-based benefit

  • Job Seekers Allowance

  • Employment and Support Allowance (ESA - work related)

  • Universal Credit and earn less than £330 per month

  • Income Support, Housing Benefit, Council Tax Reduction (not single occupancy discount) or Employment and Support Allowance (ESA) support group

  • Working Tax Credit

  • Pension Guarantee Credit

  • Asylum seeker - You will need to show proof of Asylum Support, and that you have been in the UK legally for six months or more, and that the Home Office is still considering your claim. You will need to show your Asylum Registration Card or equivalent.

  • Where household income is less than £20,000

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Drawing for Improvers & Advanced with Sarah O'Boyle
Jan
15
to 2 Apr

Drawing for Improvers & Advanced with Sarah O'Boyle

WEA Drawing for Improvers & Advanced with Sarah O’Boyle

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

The dates for this course are as follows -

Spring 2019

  • Tuesday 15th January - Tuesday 12th February

    12:30pm - 2:30pm (5 Weeks)

  • Tuesday 26th February - Tuesday 2nd April

    12:30pm - 2:30pm (6 Weeks)

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

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

If your course is not free, you may still be entitled to a reduced or free course. You will usually need to be:

  • A UK or EU/EEA citizen, and

  • Resident in the UK for 3 years when the course starts, and

  • On an income-based benefit

  • Job Seekers Allowance

  • Employment and Support Allowance (ESA - work related)

  • Universal Credit and earn less than £330 per month

  • Income Support, Housing Benefit, Council Tax Reduction (not single occupancy discount) or Employment and Support Allowance (ESA) support group

  • Working Tax Credit

  • Pension Guarantee Credit

  • Asylum seeker - You will need to show proof of Asylum Support, and that you have been in the UK legally for six months or more, and that the Home Office is still considering your claim. You will need to show your Asylum Registration Card or equivalent.

  • Where household income is less than £20,000

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Creative Textiles with Harriet Lawton
Jan
17
to 4 Apr

Creative Textiles with Harriet Lawton

WEA 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 dates for this course are as follows:

Spring 2019:

  • Thursday 17 January to Thursday 14 February

    10.00am to 12.00pm (5 Weeks)

  • Thursday 28 February to Thursday 04 April

    10.00am to 12.00pm (6 Weeks)

To book please visit wea.org.uk

If your course is not free, you may still be entitled to a reduced or free course. You will usually need to be:

  • A UK or EU/EEA citizen, and

  • Resident in the UK for 3 years when the course starts, and

  • On an income-based benefit

  • Job Seekers Allowance

  • Employment and Support Allowance (ESA - work related)

  • Universal Credit and earn less than £330 per month

  • Income Support, Housing Benefit, Council Tax Reduction (not single occupancy discount) or Employment and Support Allowance (ESA) support group

  • Working Tax Credit

  • Pension Guarantee Credit

  • Asylum seeker - You will need to show proof of Asylum Support, and that you have been in the UK legally for six months or more, and that the Home Office is still considering your claim. You will need to show your Asylum Registration Card or equivalent.

  • Where household income is less than £20,000

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Art for Health & Wellbeing with Sarah O'Boyle
Jan
18
to 5 Apr

Art for Health & Wellbeing with Sarah O'Boyle

WEA Art for Health & Wellbeing with Sarah O’Boyle

This course is designed to give students the opportunity to explore a variety of art and craft techniques through a series of mini projects.

The dates for these sessions are as follows -

Spring 2019

  • Friday 18th January - Friday 15th February

12:30pm - 2:30pm (5 Weeks)

  • Friday 1st March - Friday 5th April

    12:30pm - 2:30pm (6 Weeks)

The sessions will be very flexible with students being given the opportunity to personalise their own learning journey towards the end of the course. Students will be able to work at their own pace.

Each class will be delivered in a very relaxed and gentle way, offering students the chance to escape the pressures of daily life and just enjoy experimenting in a creative, fun environment.

 To book please visit www.wea.org.uk

If your course is not free, you may still be entitled to a reduced or free course. You will usually need to be:

  • A UK or EU/EEA citizen, and

  • Resident in the UK for 3 years when the course starts, and

  • On an income-based benefit

    • Job Seekers Allowance

    • Employment and Support Allowance (ESA - work related)

    • Universal Credit and earn less than £330 per month

    • Income Support, Housing Benefit, Council Tax Reduction (not single occupancy discount) or Employment and Support Allowance (ESA) support group

    • Working Tax Credit

    • Pension Guarantee Credit

  • Asylum seeker - You will need to show proof of Asylum Support, and that you have been in the UK legally for six months or more, and that the Home Office is still considering your claim. You will need to show your Asylum Registration Card or equivalent.

  • Where household income is less than £20,000

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Creative Weaving with Sarah O'Boyle
Jan
31
to 21 Mar

Creative Weaving with Sarah O'Boyle

WEA 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 these sessions are as follows:

Spring 2019:

  • Thursday 31st January to Thursday 14th February

    12.30pm to 2.30pm (3 Weeks)

  • Thursday 28th February to Thursday 21st March

    12.30pm to 2.30pm (4 Weeks)

To book please visit wea.org.uk

If your course is not free, you may still be entitled to a reduced or free course. You will usually need to be:

  • A UK or EU/EEA citizen, and

  • Resident in the UK for 3 years when the course starts, and

  • On an income-based benefit

    • Job Seekers Allowance

    • Employment and Support Allowance (ESA - work related)

    • Universal Credit and earn less than £330 per month

    • Income Support, Housing Benefit, Council Tax Reduction (not single occupancy discount) or Employment and Support Allowance (ESA) support group

    • Working Tax Credit

    • Pension Guarantee Credit

  • Asylum seeker - You will need to show proof of Asylum Support, and that you have been in the UK legally for six months or more, and that the Home Office is still considering your claim. You will need to show your Asylum Registration Card or equivalent.

  • Where household income is less than £20,000

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Independent Creative Printmaking with Susan Wright
Feb
25
to 8 Apr

Independent Creative Printmaking with Susan Wright

WEA Independent Creative Printmaking

Each session will provide you with a clear insight into the vibrant world of print through step-by-step instructions.

The dates for these sessions are as follows:

  • Monday 25th February - Monday 8th April

    10.30am - 12.30pm (7 Weeks)

The course will introduce the basic skills, techniques and methods for several types of printing, such as; monoprinting, collagraph, drypoint, and lino printing.

As well as learning new skills you will also explore the connection between art and print so as to develop and inspire your own creative outcomes.

This course also offers opportunities for students with some printmaking skills to further develop those skills and work on their own individual projects.

To book please visit www.wea.org.uk

If your course is not free, you may still be entitled to a reduced or free course. You will usually need to be:

  • A UK or EU/EEA citizen, and

  • Resident in the UK for 3 years when the course starts, and

  • On an income-based benefit

    • Job Seekers Allowance

    • Employment and Support Allowance (ESA - work related)

    • Universal Credit and earn less than £330 per month

    • Income Support, Housing Benefit, Council Tax Reduction (not single occupancy discount) or Employment and Support Allowance (ESA) support group

    • Working Tax Credit

    • Pension Guarantee Credit

  • Asylum seeker - You will need to show proof of Asylum Support, and that you have been in the UK legally for six months or more, and that the Home Office is still considering your claim. You will need to show your Asylum Registration Card or equivalent.

  • Where household income is less than £20,000

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