Our workshops are limited in number to provide social distancing, and fresh air circulates around the workshop during the class time to ensure a safe environment. Please ensure you have received both doses of the vaccine before enrolling on a course, and do bring your mask for times when gathering closer together, i.e. to watch a demonstration. Thank you for your continued support in this matter and helping us all to stay safe during the pandemic.
13th October 2021 at 10:00 am - 3:30 pm | Derbyshire | Day £79
Capture the majesty of Autumn colours in this relaxing and enjoyable workshop. Local Derbyshire based artist Hazel Money will give step-by-step demonstration and tuition to help us identify the correct colours and tonal values that will look both realistic and can alsobe used to work up your own compositions afterwards.
8th November 2021 at 10:00 am - 3:30 pm | Derbyshire | Day £79 SOLD OUT!!
Domes, doorways, arches and rooftops! Explore creative approaches to architecture. Create a montage of building imagery using block painting, collage and decorative techniques such as stencilling to achieve striking abstract architecture.
9th November 2021 at 10:00 am - 3:30 pm | Derbyshire | Day £79
This structured workshop will help with recording from direct observation, and at the same time introduce a range of exciting drawing techniques, enabling us to approach our drawing with more confidence and take away skills to use for the future.
13th November 2021 at 10:00 am - 3:30 pm | Derbyshire | Day £79
Using watercolour, coloured pencil, graphite, or pen and ink, choose from shells, feathers, pebbles, seaweed, nuts and seed heads and enjoy working on a composition. You may also wish to use the workshop to design a Christmas card. Subject matter and refreshments included.
8th March 2022 at 10:00 am - 3:30 pm | Derbyshire | Day £79
Back by popular demand - a delightful workshop creating your own funky felted 3D forms using merino wool, yarns, silk and linen. You will develop your own design using ‘wet’ felt with only soap and water. Learn how to make make all kinds of forms from hats and slippers to storage pots and sculptures. Achieve some fabulous results to take home. Suitable for all levels and abilities and with all materials provided.
12th March 2022 at 10:00 am - 3:30 pm | Derbyshire | Day £99
A perennial favourite to Field Breaks Art, expert jewellery maker Louise will teach you a range of jewellery making techniques, from soldering to cutting, shaping and texturing silver to make earrings and pendants, adding beads and semi-precious stones for colour. Bring any broken items, odd earrings, beads etc. to add to your makes.
15th March 2022 at 10:00 am - 3:30 pm | Derbyshire | Day £99
Learn how to create stunning portraits of trees during their dormancy in the Winter time, in this relaxing and enjoyable workshop. WIth step-by-step demonstration and tuition to help us identify the correct colours and tonal values, you will find a way to paint both realistically and freely.
16th March 2022 at 10:00 am - 3:30 pm | Derbyshire | Day £79
Starting with a demonstration to show the stages of a successful pet portrait in pastel, advice will be given on proportion, tonal values and a selection of pastel colours. Techniques and mark making will help you complete a stunning portrait. Suitable for all abilities and with all materials provided.
29th March 2022 at 10:00 am - 3:30 pm | Derbyshire | Day £79
Our second pastels workshop this month, spend an enjoyable daylearning how to create a variety of coloured clouds against blue skies, work on feathering edges and 3D effects to blend into darker grey and stormy colours. All the materials are provided.