Woodwork and Furniture Making Classes in York

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Run by master craftsman Kevin Lordan of The Yorkshire Hut Company, fully qualified teacher and craftsman with 25 years experience. Whether you are an experienced woodworker or a beginner with an interest, these six week evening courses are the perfect opportunity for you to make: gifts for loved ones, children's toys, furniture for your home, learn how to use hand tools correctly and cut joints accurately and become a competent maker yourself.

NEW Six week courses on Thursday evenings from 6.30pm - 9.30pm.

When: Thursday 21st April - Thursday 26th may 2016

cost: £125

This course is also suitable for all levels offering differentiation and providing opportunity to develop to a more advanced level through a project led six week course. Only seven places on each course so plenty of one to one.

Please call 01904 270 707 or 07851 299 140 or email pennie@yorkartandcrafts.com to book a place or if you have any questions.

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Wood Carving

Run by York´s exceptional wood and stone carver Tim Foster, an excellent and experiences teacher and professional, who has worked at York Minster and several Royal Palaces.

Six week Wood Carving Course course on Tuesday evenings from 6.30pm - 9.00pm.

when: tuesday 23rd february - tuesday 5th april 2016 (no sessions on 29th March & 5th April  -
so there will be 5 consecutive sessions, a two week break during the Easter holidays and then a final session on the 12th April)

Time: 6.30pm - 9.00pm

cost: £105

All levels welcome, all practise materials included.  - Makes a perfect present (gift vouchers available).

This course is also suitable for all levels offering differentiation and providing opportunity to develop to a more advanced level through a project led six week course. Only seven places on each course so plenty of one to one. Please call 01904 270 707 or 07851 299 140 or email pennie@yorkartandcrafts.com to book a place or if you have any questions.

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Art workshops & Classes with Tim Morrison

INTENSIVE DRAWING SIX WEEK COURSE

An opportunity to genuinely analyse space and proportions through drawing. you will get to grips with some of the basics of drawing, learn how to produce a really fantastic analytical drawing, not just a superficial one. you will be drawing objects etc from observation.  each week will have a different aspect to communicate and different mark-making activities. we will explore a variety of media and ideas traditional and experimental. we will study and be inspired by great artists leaving you inspired to carry on

When: Monday 2nd November - Monday 7th December 2015  

Time: 6.00pm - 8.00pm - Cost: £65

Level: Intermediate to Advances

All materials & refreshments included

Level: All levels welcome

All materials & refreshments included - Limited Places

Please call 01904 270 707 or 07851 299 140 or email pennie@yorkartandcrafts.com to book a place or if you have any questions.


A NEW EXPERIENCE - FOR PEOPLE WHO WOULD LIKE TO BE SUPPORTED IN DEVELOPING THEIR INDIVIDUAL ARTWORK. 

This is a non practical open workshop with Tim Morrison, suitable for those would like to further develop their individual art work but may be feeling stuck or unsure of how to move forward. If you don’t have anything physical to bring but have ideas you wish to discuss this perfectly appropriate. Attendees then have an allocated time slot to share their work or idea with the group and receive feedback, suggestions support with ideas to develop and or artists to look at to help you move forward with your work. People have found previous workshops extremely helpful in getting them going with their work.

When: Saturday 28th november 2015

Time: 10.00pm - 12.30pm

Cost: £20

Level: Intermediate/Advanced

Refreshments included - Limited places

PLEASE CALL 01904 270 707 OR 07851 299 140 OR EMAIL PENNIE@YORKARTANDCRAFTS.COM TO BOOK A PLACE OR IF YOU HAVE ANY QUESTIONS.

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Young peoples' WATER COLOUR WORKSHOP 

A introduction to using water colour with confidence in this stimulating and enjoyable workshop, learning and developing new skills and techniques.

WHEN: SATURDAY 21ST NOVEMBER 2015

TIME: 9.30PM - 12.00PM

COST: £20 - SIBLING DISCOUNT OFFERED                                                                                                                              

TUTOR: PENNIE LORDAN

LEVEL: ALL

AGE: 7 - 16

ALL MATERIALS & REFRESHMENTS INCLUDED - LIMITED PLACES

PLEASE CALL 01904 270 707 OR 07851 299 140 OR EMAIL PENNIE@YORKARTANDCRAFTS.COM TO BOOK A PLACE OR IF YOU HAVE ANY QUESTIONS.

A FEW PLACES REMAINING

CREATIVE water colour WORKSHOP 

Using traditional and experimental techniques in watercolour glazing beautiful translucent layers of pure colour

on top of each dry layer to achieve subtle colour mixes looking at artists such as Cezanne and Klee.

WHEN: SATURDAY 21st novemBER 2015

TIME: 12.30PM - 4.30PM

COST: £35                                                                                                                               

TUTOR: TIM MORRISON

LEVEL: ALL

ALL MATERIALS & REFRESHMENTS INCLUDED - LIMITED PLACES

PLEASE CALL 01904 270 707 OR 07851 299 140 OR EMAIL PENNIE@YORKARTANDCRAFTS.COM TO BOOK A PLACE OR IF YOU HAVE ANY QUESTIONS.

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LINO CUT CHRISTMAS CARDS PRINT MAKING WORKSHOP

An exciting opportunity to design and create your own christmas cards in full colours using relief printing methods  in this exciting workshop with practising artist Milena Dragic, a relief printmaker whi regularly exhibits in the uk, abroad and is part of york open studios. 

WHEN: SATURDAY 5TH DECEMBER 2015

TIME: 9.30PM - 12.00PM

COST: £30                                                                                                                               

TUTOR: milena drAGIC

LEVEL: ALL

ALL MATERIALS & REFRESHMENTS INCLUDED - LIMITED PLACES

 

woodcut & print making WORKSHOP 

Get to grips with cutting a woodcut. Great for understanding how to simplify an image and to surrender

yourself to the particular beauties and qualities of the cut look when printed. Looking  at artists such as Kirchner

and Popova and other expressionists as well as an opportunity to produce a woodcut to be used for Christmas cards

should you wish to.

WHEN: SATURDAY 5th deceMBER 2015

TIME: 12.30PM - 4.30PM

COST: £40                                                                                                                               

TUTOR: TIM MORRISON

LEVEL: ALL

ALL MATERIALS & REFRESHMENTS INCLUDED - LIMITED PLACES

PLEASE CALL 01904 270 707 OR 07851 299 140 OR EMAIL PENNIE@YORKARTANDCRAFTS.COM TO BOOK A PLACE OR IF YOU HAVE ANY QUESTIONS.

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CHRISTMAS LANTERN MAKING WORKSHOP 

Have you ever felt you’d like to make your own Christmas gifts, or simple make some beautiful decorative and practical objects?

The workshop will be run by art specialist and teacher Pennie Lordan and during this workshop you shall paint your own wet on wet paintings

and be taught how to make beautiful start table lanterns using your own painted paper and paper previously prepared for you.

WHEN: SATURDAY 5TH DECEMBER 2015

TIME: 9.30PM - 12.00PM

COST: £20                                                                                                                               

TUTOR: PENNIE LORDAN

LEVEL: ALL

ALL MATERIALS & REFRESHMENTS INCLUDED - LIMITED PLACES

PLEASE CALL 01904 270 707 OR 07851 299 140 OR EMAIL PENNIE@YORKARTANDCRAFTS.COM TO BOOK A PLACE OR IF YOU HAVE ANY QUESTIONS.

 

Book today...

You can book or enquire about courses by emailing pennie@yorkartandcrafts.com

Or if you prefer to make your reservation via phone, you can make a reservation by calling Pennie on: 01904 270 707 or 07851 299 140.

All courses are held at York Art & Crafts (on the first floor of The Yorkshire Hut Company), Millfield Lane, Nether Poppleton, opposite Manor Secondary School. York Art & Crafts courses & workshop are run in a superbly equipped, purpose built commercial workshop & a relaxed and friendly environment. Free parking, bike park and on bus route.

Thank you! 

Call us on 01904 270 707 or 07851 299 140 or email pennie@yorkartandcrafts.com