Workshops

Workshops at Dotty Gallery

Below is a list of workshops coming to Dotty Gallery soon!  

More workshops will be added as they are arranged - if you would like to be informed of all new workshops, let Lesley know via the Contact Page. If you have ideas of workshops that you would like to see included, please let Lesley know, again via the contact page or telephone direct.

Numbers for each workshop are kept small, so booking is essential. These workshops can also be purchased as gifts. 

Needle Felted Birds (Spaces)

Saturday, June 22, 2019 - 2:00pm
Needle felted birds

With Gemma Bee    £40  2 - 5pm

A workshop suitable for beginners and improvers. Learn the art of three dimensional needle felting.

You will learn the various techniques you will need to create a garden bird with wire legs, which we will make together step by step.

You may choose from a selection of small bird breeds on the day. Options include: Robin, blue tit, bullfinch, goldfinch, chaffinch, sparrow and wren.

Summer Willow Projects (spaces)

Friday, June 28, 2019 - 10:00am
Willow Basket

With Jean Savage    £55

Join Jean for a day exploring the ancient 'Art of Basketmaking'. Create traditional country baskets for gathering herbs, vegetables and flowers, rustic plant supports, birds, dragonflies, bird houses or spheres using willows and natural materials gathered from the hedgerows, gardens and forests. The workshop runs 10 - 4pm and costs £55

Torn Paper Collage - Garden Birds (or any subject of your choice!)

Saturday, June 29, 2019 - 10:00am
Torn Paper Collage

With Danielle Vaughan   £45

You will create a still life composition 45cm square image using ripped paper. Danielle will guide you through how to create your colourful torn paper, giving tips andn demonstrations in this fun workshop. Composition, creating depth and using text and pattern will be aspects that are covered. Varnishing and framing options will be discussed. You will take home a finished collage at teh end of the day!  You're free to choose your own subject matter, though Danielle will bring along images for inspiration. 

Felted Seascape Pictures (Spaces)

Saturday, July 13, 2019 - 10:00am
Felted Seascapes

With Alison Linnell    £55

Come and learn the art of creating pictures from carded merino wool, silks, yarns and other fibres. The finished piece  will be a work of art ready for you to take home and frame later.

Source materials and equipment are all provided, along with refreshments throughout the day. The workshop runs 10 - 4 and costs £50

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