Using the glorious Forest of Dean scenery to enhance your photography skills. If you have a camera, and would like help to move beyond the ‘Automatic’ mode, concentrate on mastering any subject , or technical aspects – then these enjoyable 1:1 sessions are ideal for beginners onwards! Sessions to booked to suit you. £25 per hour 1:1 session, £40 for each 2 hour session. or 1 x 2 hour session with a friend (2:1) – £60. 5 week courses (2 hour sessions) £150.00. Contact Tina on 01594 860062 , email email@example.com, website www.tinadornerphotography.com
Willow is an amazing natural resource that is easy to grow and harvest. Most people, when they think of willow, imagine baskets. There are many different types of basket and many varieties of willow and weave, which means that your artistic creativity can flow. Suitable for beginners and intermediates to create many useful or decorative items for your home or garden. 10.30am-12.30pm, 9 weeks starting Friday 2nd September, £60.00 (£25/£18.50 concessions) + £2.00 weekly for materials. The Main Place, Old Station Way, Coleford. GL16 8RH.
We use leaves, berries and rusting items, for example old nails, to dye and print onto fabric and paper. Using the exciting technique of shibori to make patterns on fabric, using plant dyes to colour. We can hand embellish our pieces with stitching. We can also use our papers and fabrics in a range of bookmaking techniques. 10.00am-12.30pm (first session 10am-1pm), 7 weeks starting Tuesday 19th September. £60.00 (£25/£18.50 concs) + £2 weekly for materials.
Suitable for beginners to advanced. Starting with some basic drawing, you will move on to develop your watercolour and acrylic painting techniques. Bring your own materials, advice given at the first class if you don’t have any.
Starts Monday 18th September, 10.00am – 12.00noon, 9 weeks, £70.00. Westbury-on-Severn Parish Hall, Rodley Rd, Westbury GL14 1PF
Starts Monday 18th September, 2.00-4.00pm, 9 weeks, £70.00, Assembly Rooms, East St, St Briavels, GL15 6TG
Starts Tuesday 19th September, 10.00am – 12.00 noon, 10 weeks, £75.00. Woolaston Memorial Hall, Netherend Crescent, Woolaston GL15 6NW
Contact Wyedean on 01291 625340 (leave a message and they’ll get back to you) or download the brochure and enrolment form from www.wyedean.gloucs.sch.uk (go to ‘Community’, ‘Adult Learning’ ‘Courses available’). You can post your enrolment form (+SaE if you wish for a receipt) during the holidays, or enrol at the school from the start of term.