Evening Pottery Course: Winter/Spring Term

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9 January 2020 - 2 April 2020
Foyle Pottery Studio

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Pottery Course
Thursdays, 9 January - 13 February &
27 February - 2 April (12 weeks)
6.30 - 8.30pm
£330 | Friends £297
Led by Joshua Schoeman

Try your hand at making beautiful objects in clay to take home - with guidance on a range of techniques including throwing, hand-building, surface decoration and glazing. This course also covers modelling sculpture in clay, with the opportunity to create a portrait bust.

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Thursday Evening Courses

Mary Watts established the tradition of Thursday evening courses at the Artists' Village. Over 100 years later these continue to take place in our historic galleries and purpose-built studios. Work with professional artists, hone your skills, learn new techniques and make art to take home. Suitable for beginners and improvers.


Materials and refreshments included.
Spaces are limited and must be pre-booked.

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Evening Drawing Course:
Winter & Spring Term
Thursdays,
Term 1: 9 January - 13 February
Term 2: 27 February - 2 April
6.30 - 8.30pm
£165 | Friends £148.50 (6 weeks) £
330 | Friends £297 (12 weeks)
Led by Jane Allison

From the basics of anatomical drawing to more refined portraiture, gain confidence in drawing the human form. In the first six weeks, learn the essentials, exploring line, tone, anatomy and proportion and working from life models and casts made by G F Watts. In the second term, master the use of different materials and drawing techniques, working in charcoal, pastels, chalk, watercolour and oils and studying from sitters, sketches and photographs.

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Watts Gallery Trust is a registered Charity. Charity No. 313612. All profits help us to provide excellent educational activities, stage critically acclaimed exhibitions, and maintain our collection, buildings and estate for future generations to enjoy.

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