Craft Courses in the 'Shed' and Cabin at Creative Recycling Gallery

A creative environment in which to relax and be creative........  courses designed for beginners or those wishing to get back into making ....

 

 Glass Fusing Course 

Glass Fusing Course 

All our day courses start at 11 am until 4 pm

Bookings  & Payments

can be made over the phone

0161 881 4422

Tuesday - Sunday 11 - 5pm

On booking your details will be sent out to you by regular post together with your receipt.

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Glass Fusing £95

Sat 7th July 

Collage 'Landscape' £55  

Sat 14th JULY

Collage 'Trees' £55 

Sat 2nd June

Sat 21st July 

Collage 'Patchwork/quilts' £55  

 

Sat 15th Sept

Weaving £65

Sat 30th June 

Rag-Rug

Sat 16th June

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FOR ALL THE ABOVE DAY COURSES FOR ANYMORE INFORMATION

OR

TO MAKE A BOOKING

CONTACT

CREATIVE RECYCLING GALLERY; 0161-881-4422

creative recycling@mac.com

 

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HALF DAY / Evening COURSES

11 - 1pm

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DRAWING

Classes for  BEGINNERS 

Monday 

Morning 11 - 1pm  OR  Evening 7 - 9 pm   

£24 each session  (6 week Course)

Starting again in   14th May - 18th June

Basic skills in Drawing - eg. shading. life drawing, still life and portrait ...

with the concept that 'anyone can draw'

for those who felt they 'couldn't draw' ! or if they could, feel a  bit rusty now...

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ACCESS  to Creative Recycling's Craft and Art Cabin

VIA THE BACK GATE OF THE GALLERY.

Alley-way off Wilton Road next to the  Park.

Email: francesca.decampora@gmail.com

or arrive at the session.

All payments taken at the session.

 

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PAINTING

TUESDAY

6 WEEK COURSE - £168 FOR FULL COURSE

(INCLUDING MATERIALS) 

PAYMENTS CAN BE MADE IN TWO INSTALLMENTS OF £84 

STARTING 

Tuesday morning  11 - 1pm OR evening 7-9pm

Tuesday 1st May - 5th June

Easy-bite zine lessons that can give a jump start to a creative path.  The Class is a safe, non-judgemental space where you will feel gently guided into your own creative style......

Email: daniellecartwright@hotmail.co.uk

 for bookings and more information

See 'Access' as above - via the back gate.

Payments taken at the Session.  

 

 

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ART CLUB

Every Wednesday

Starting 2nd May

11-1pm Morning OR/AND  Evening 7-9pm

An opportunity to 'have a go', or to work on projects with guidance,

or just enjoy the exchange of creative ideas

Email: francesca.decampora@gmail.com for bookings and more information

£17 (£15 each session if 4 week block paid in advance) 

 

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All our Courses are led by

Professional Artists and Trained Tutors.

 

A bit about the Craft Courses ............

 

Glass Fusing

Introduction to creating small pieces, learning techniques of fusing and creating colour from a variety of inclusions: metals, oxides etc.  You will go home with a variety of small designs which can then be made into small window hangings/pictures, or jewellery, or for greetings cards.

Collage'Tree'  

Creating a collaged tree from handmade and waste papers.  You will go home with at least 1 picture.  This will suit anyone new to craftwork, or anyone wanting to try out a new idea.........

Collage 'Landscape'

Creating at least one style of Landscape using handmade and waste papers.  A day of experimenting ..... You will go home with at least one finished picture.  This will suit anyone new to craftwork, as well as those with more experience who wish to enjoy a day creating an original piece of artwork.

Collage ' Quilt/patchwork'

This will interest those who love the different possibilities of paper, cutting, and arranging patterns inspired by imagined or traditional patchwork designs...... You will go home with one finished piece.No experience of quilting or craft work  is needed.

Weaving

Table-top Loom, weaving course.  This course will introduce you to the art of hand-weaving.  You will take home an original piece of weaving, - a wall hanging, for instance, or a piece to stitch on a cushion cover.  The course is designed for beginners, but the flexibility of this course, is that it may suit those who wish to expand their basic weaving skills.  In the near future Weaving may be offered as a 6 week evening course.  Feel free to enquire at the Gallery 0161-881 4422 or by email creativerecycling@mac.com

Lino-cut Printing

now not available until 2019

You will learn how to design and cut your own unique lino print. and print in various colours effectively. You will leave with several prints on paper, ready to frame, and your own reusable bag to carry them home !

Rag-Rug

now not available until 2019

This Course will provide the opportunity to learn the traditional up-cycling craft of rag-rugging.  You will learn about using the appropriate tools and use a wide range of materials to produce an art piece ready to frame.

Embroidery

now not available until 2019

You will learn a range of embroidery stitches to create your own sample piece of embroidery ready to frame.  You can choose whether to work on plain material, or on embellish up-cycled vintage fabrics. 

Painting on Silk

now not available until 2019

Step by step tuition - learn how to design and paint your own work off art on silk.  You will leave with at least one finished piece.

Bookbinding

now not available until 2019

You will learn a range of techniques, to create your own unique bound book, finishing off by covering with fabric or leather/suede, and at the end of the day have at least 2 completed books.

Drawing Classes

A course of 6 morning or evenings,  teaching the basic skills of drawing, including help with techniques of shading, life drawing, and portraits.  The course is based on the concept that 'anyone can draw' and through a number of easy exercises this can also be fun !  This course will suit those who wish to have a go for the first time and those that feel a bit  'rusty' ....... 

 

Painting Classes

A course of 6  mornings or evenings , a jump-start to a creative path in painting. Students will be gently guided to find their own creative style, and try-out different creative skills. The teaching will be a safe, non-judgemental space in which to explore.... 

 

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IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN ANY OF THE FOLLOWING

Craft COURSES,

let us know at: creativerecycling@mac.com

Felting, Crochet, Pallet Art, Origami, Tin Can Art, Paper Hangings (using pulps/handmade paper), Mosaic, 

 

We welcome you to join these Creative Courses.

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 Festival Craft Events.........getting involved

Festival Craft Events.........getting involved

Festival Activities in the Shed and Cabin studio spaces, and Sculpture Garden to the rear of the main Gallery.  

 Craft Courses in the Cabin

Craft Courses in the Cabin

 Festival activities at the front of the Gallery, on the street....

Festival activities at the front of the Gallery, on the street....