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 firstname.lastname@example.org, website www.tinadornerphotography.com
Come and improve your drawing and painting skills working with a friendly group in beautiful surroundings. You will have the chance to work with a wide range of materials and develop a personal approach to your painting style. 10.30am-12.30pm, 9 weeks starting Wednesday 25th April. £60.00 (£25 concessions) + £2.00 weekly for materials.
The Pludds & District Village Hall, Ashdene Road,The Pludds, Ruardean, GL17 9UQ.
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 learn the more technical aspects – then these enjoyable group sessions are ideal for beginners onwards! Bespoke courses available. Mutually convenient days & times including weekends. Single 2 hour sessions for ‘ready-made’ groups of 4-5 adults – £15 each person, courses of 4 weeks (each session lasts 2 hours) from £60 for each person. Meet at Forest Venue of your choice . Contact Tina Dorna on 01594 860062, email email@example.com, website www.tinadornerphotography.com.
Pottery for all ages and abilities. Held in the Function Room at the Salvation Army Hub. £3.50 per session, 11am – 1pm, Fridays ongoing. Salvation Army, 43 North Road, Broadwell, GL16 7BX. For more details and to book your place, please ring 01594 839106. More details on our website, www.salvationarmy-fod.org.uk
Tuition in handspinning and/or handweaving. Beginners or experienced craftspeople can create unique yarns and/or woven textiles using their own or provided equipment. A wide range of possible end products can be produced, through individual tuition in the company of a small friendly group. New members welcome any time. Coalway Methodist Church Hall, Old Road, Coalway, Coleford, GL16 7JJ. Starts Thursday 26th April 2018, and runs for 12 weeks, every Thursday 9.30am-12.30pm. Cost £168.
Contact Colin Squire on 01452 740639 or 07870 542987 or alternatively email firstname.lastname@example.org
One to one workshop based at my home studio, where you can weave on a table loom. Workshops are tailored to your needs, please get in touch to have an informal chat about what you would like to do. Prices start from £40. Day and time is flexible, but generally 10.30am to 2.30pm. You can choose from half a day, full day, or a weekend. Railway Cottages, Station Lane, Longhope, GL17 0NA.
Weave stunning plant supports and pea frames for your climbers. 9.45am-4pm, Saturday 3rd March, £105. Courses book up quickly so book now. Humble by Nature, Upper Meend Farm, Penallt, Nr Monmouth, NP25 4RP. For more details or to book your place, telephone 01600 714595, email email@example.com, website www.humblebynature.com
Try supersize crochet and make a bowl with dreadlocked, chunky yarn. 10am – 1pm, Friday 9th February, £65. Courses book up quickly so book now. Humble by Nature, Upper Meend Farm, Penallt, Nr Monmouth, NP25 4RP. For more details or to book your place, telephone 01600 714595, email firstname.lastname@example.org, website www.humblebynature.com
Weave two beautiful willow hearts, the perfect Valentine or Mothering Sunday gift. 10am-1pm, Saturday 3rd February, £45. Courses book up quickly so book now. Humble by Nature, Upper Meend Farm, Penallt, Nr Monmouth, NP25 4RP.
Artlift provides free art courses with professional artists for people with long term mental or physical health conditions, or those who are bereaved, isolated, or carers in need of respite. Our next course in Cinderford starts at Artspace in January. Ask your GP for a referral or call 03000 200 102 or email email@example.com for more details. Free. 10am – 12noon, January 8th/16th at Artspace, The New Mercury, 3 Woodside St, Cinderford GL14 2NL. Contact: Charlie Royall on 03000 200 102 07599 912149 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org www.artlift.org
A line is a journey, a statement. Glass is an invisible magical medium. The world beyond is changed by a line across its surface. We will be cutting, painting, engraving, staining and leading the glass and using other materials to develop ideas. Beginners welcome as well as more experienced. £150 (concessions £120), 9.30 am – 4.30 pm Saturday and Sunday, 10th and 11th March. Cherry Tree Cottage, Corner Road, Pillowell, Lydney, GL154QU.
We will work together as a group, collaging, ideas, walking in the forest with sketch books, then working on glass collaboratively and on our own pieces. We can paint, stain, engrave, cut, enamel and lead the glass. Come and find out what happens. All welcome, beginners and more experienced. £150 (concessions £120), 9.30 am – 4.30 pm, Saturday 7th and Sunday 8th April. Cherry Tree Cottage, Corner Road, Pillowell, Lydney, GL154QU.
Beginners and improvers very welcome. Friendly group, come and find your hidden talent. Tea, coffee and biscuits provided. Phone for more information. 10.00am – 12.15pm, Wednesdays, ongoing. £48.00 for six weeks. Just turn up to meet us. The West Dean Centre, Bream.
Contact Sylvia on 01594 562901 or email email@example.com.