Workshop Diary 2018

If you would like to book a place on a workshop, or for further information; please call us on 01462 454019,

email us at info@theartnest.com, or pop in and see us at The Art Nest, 4-5 West Alley, Hitchin, SG5 1EG.

 

 

*Availability correct as of 05/10/18*

 

 

 

 

OCTOBER

 

 

Friday 12th October: Watercolours for Beginners - Seascapes, £25, 2-4pm. NOW FULL

Create your own seascape painting, using watercolour. Learn basic techniques that allow you to carry on at home. With Kate.

 

Saturday 13th October: Autumn Landscapes - Acrylics for Beginners, £40, 11-2pm. NOW FULL

Paint your own Autumn landscape on canvas, taking inspiration from Van Gogh. Learn basic acrylic painting techniques. With Kate.

 

Thurs 18th October: Observational Drawing, £12.50, 11-1pm.

A relaxed session taking inspiration from nature. Spend a relaxing couple of hours drawing from observation

with pencil and charcoal. With Sarah.

 

Sat 20th October: Fused Glass Panel, £50, 11-1.30pm. NOW FULL

Maggie will guide you through the first steps to working with fused glass in her Pirton Village studio.

 

Saturday 20th October: Hundertwasser - Acrylics on Canvas, £40, 11 - 2pm. NOW FULL

Looking at the artist Hundertwasser, create a colourful painting on canvas. With Emmeline.

 

Sunday 21st October: Autumn Landscapes - Acrylics for Beginners, £40, 11-2pm. NOW FULL

Paint your own Autumn landscape on canvas, taking inspiration from Van Gogh. Learn basic acrylic painting techniques. With Kate.

 

    Saturday 27th October: Monet's Waterlillies, £40, 11-2pm. NOW FULL

Taking inspiration from Monet's famous Waterlillies paintings; create your own version using acrylics on canvas. With Kate.

 

 

 

NOVEMBER

 

Thurs 1st November: Observational Drawing, £12.50, 11-1pm. NOW FULL

A relaxed session taking inspiration from nature. Spend a relaxing couple of hours drawing from observation

with pencil and charcoal. With Sarah.

 

Saturday 3rd November: Monet's Waterlillies, £40, 11-2pm. NOW FULL

Taking inspiration from Monet's famous Waterlillies paintings; create your own version using acrylics on canvas. With Kate.

 

Sunday 4th November: Mixed Media Day - Nature in the Winter Landscape, £60, 11-3pm. NOW FULL

Taking inspiration from seedheads, plants and frosty days, create a mixed media masterpiece. With Emmeline.

 

Friday 9th November: Watercolours for Beginners - Winter Trees,  £25, 2-4pm. NOW FULL

Learn some basic watercolour techniques, while creating a painting of winter trees. With Kate.

 

Saturday 10th November: Lino Printing for Beginners, £40, 11-1.30pm. *NEW*

Relax and have fun learning basic lino printing techniques. With Emmeline.

 

Thurs 15th November: Observational Drawing, £12.50, 11-1pm.

A relaxed session taking inspiration from nature. Spend a relaxing couple of hours drawing from observation

with pencil and charcoal. With Sarah.

 

Saturday 17th November: Acrylic on Canvas - White Palette (Morandi), £40, 11-2pm.

Inspired by Morandi, this acrylic on canvas workshop focuses on the subtle changes within a white palette.

Working from a ceramic still life arrangement. With Kate.

 

Saturday  17th November: Fused Glass - Christmas Decorations, £50, 11-1.30pm. NOW FULL

Maggie will guide you through the first steps to working with fused glass in her Pirton Village studio.

 

Saturday 24th November: Klimt - Tree of Life, £40, 11-2pm. NOW FULL

Using acrylics on canvas, create your own version of Klimt's 'Tree of Life'.

Add sequins, collage, gems, metallic paint...this creative session is great for beginners. With Kate.

 

Saturday 24th November: Fused Glass Panel, £50, 11-1.30pm.

Maggie will guide you through the first steps to working with fused glass in her Pirton Village studio.

 

Sunday 25th November: Starry Night - Van Gogh, Acrylic Painting on Canvas, £40, 1-3.30pm. *NEW*

Create your own version of Van Gogh's 'Starry Night' painting, using acrylics on canvas.

 

DECEMBER

 

Saturday 1st December: Mixed Media - Christmas Cards for Gifts, £50, 11-3pm. 

Create unique works of mised media art on personalised Christmas cards. A card to give, a gift to keep. With Emmeline.

 

Sat 1st December: Fused Glass Decorations, £50, 11-1.30pm.

Maggie will guide you through the first steps to working with fused glass in her Pirton Village studio. Create your own Christmas decorations!

 

Sunday 2nd December: A Klimt Kind Of Christmas, £40, 1-3.30pm *NEW*

Inspired by the decorative works of Gustav Klimt. Create your own painting using acrylics,

canvas and embellishments such as sequins, glitter and gemstones.

 

 

Sat 8th December: Fused Glass Decorations, £50, 11-1.30pm.

Maggie will guide you through the first steps to working with fused glass in her Pirton Village studio. Create your own Christmas decorations!

 

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We know it is frustrating that so many of our Saturday sessions are already full.

Our classes are small and very popular, but we are hoping to add some more Sunday

dates for November & December soon - keep checking back here from October 2018 for updates.