drawing classes cardiffDrawing

Whether you're an avid sketcher or you haven't picked up a pencil in years we aim to make our drawing courses work for you. With a wealth of techniques to explore you will enjoy an enriched understanding and experience of drawing.

Each session will help you engage in traditional and experimental drawing methods designed to introduce a new way of 'seeing.' You will learn processes to help you loosen up your style, rewarding you with a fresh view on drawing.

You will be encouraged to work in a variety of media and on different surfaces. Tuition on materials will be given at your first session, just bring along pens, pencils and an A3 sketchbook. Various materials are also available to purchase at The Art Workshop.

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painting classes cardiff rhiwbinaPainting

Our painting workshops are designed to stimulate creativity, encourage experimentation and expand your knowledge of medium and technique.

The Art Workshop environment is designed to make learning more accessible, catering for beginner to intermediate levels. Each course is grounded in the basics building steadily at a pace to suit all students. With small class sizes you will benefit from personal tuition and guidance. Current courses include Oil Painting, Watercolours and Mixed Media.

Once you are booked on your course you will receive a course materials list detailing what you will need to bring along. Various materials are also available to purchase at The Art Workshop.

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print making class cardiffPrintmaking

Printmaking is a rewarding and challenging art form that enables even beginners to achieve great results from simple beginnings

With experienced tutor and artist Jackie Shackson, students will be taught a range of printmaking techniques including Collagraph and Linocuts.

Printmaking workshops are run on an individual basis so you can pick a date and in your three hour session you should achieve a series of prints to be proud of. All materials are included as is use of the printing press.

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Textile Art


Venture into the fantastic world of fabrics, stitch and mixed materials to make distinctive artworks full of colour, texture and meaning.  Courses designed to help you explore the tactile and expressive art form that is beloved by artists like Grayson Perry and Yinka Shonibare. Join for a term and have time to develop and build your artwork with help from experienced supportive tutors. No experience needed, you can learn the skills from scratch.