Introduction to Lino & Collagraph with Susan Wright
Apr
29
to 20 May

Introduction to Lino & Collagraph with Susan Wright

WEA Introduction to Lino and Collagraph

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

These sessions are as follows:

Summer 2019

  • Monday 29th April - Monday 20th May

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

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

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
Apr
30
to 16 Jul

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.

Dates for this course are as follows -

  • Tuesday 30th April - Tuesday 21st May

    10:00am - 12:00pm (4 Weeks)

  • Tuesday 4th June - Tuesday 16th July

  • 10:00am - 12:00pm (7 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 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 and  Advanced with Sarah O'Boyle
Apr
30
to 16 Jul

Drawing for Improvers and 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.

Dates for this course are as follows -

Summer 2019

  • Tuesday 30th April - Tuesday 21st May

    12:30pm - 2:30pm (4 Weeks)

  • Tuesday 4th June - Tuesday 16th July

    12:30pm - 2:30pm (7 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
May
2
to 18 Jul

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 sessions for this course are as follows:

Summer 2019:

  • Thursday 2 May to Thursday 23 May

    10.00am to 12:00pm (4 Weeks)

  • Thursday 6 June to Thursday 18 July

    10.00am to 12.00pm (7 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
May
3
to 19 Jul

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 -

Summer 2019

  • Friday 3rd May - Friday 24th May

    12:30pm - 2:30pm (4 Weeks)

  • Friday 7th June - Friday 19th July

    12:30pm - 2:30pm (7 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
May
9
to 27 Jun

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 this sessions are as follows:

Summer 2019:

  • Thursday 9 May to Thursday 23 May

    12.30pm to 2.30pm (3 Weeks)

  • Thursday 6 June to Thursday 27 June

    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
Jun
3
to 15 Jul

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.

These sessions are as follows:

  • Monday 3rd June - Monday 15th July (7 Weeks)

    10.30am - 12.30pm

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

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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