Sunday, 10 January 2016

Practical Art Workshop Taster Sessions at Brock Keep


£10 per session, places limited, booking essential, to book a place please email info@ohos.org.uk or phone 0118 959 7752. Free on-site parking.  Part of Reading's 2016 Year of Culture.
Saturday 16 January 2016
10.00 - 12.30  
Introduction to Mixed-Media Sculpture led by Janet Curley Cannon. - Morning session now fully booked, but places on an extra afternoon session may be available.
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xplore the potential of creating 3D forms out of simple, easy to use materials.
Suitable for all abilities.
Wear warm clothing that could get messy.
£10, booking essential, to book a place email info@ohos.org.uk
For more info about artist Janet Curley Cannon see www.jcurleycannon.com
1.30 - 4pm
Getting started on Drawing led by Ingrid Jensen
Oh, that big scary sheet of blank paper!  Even for experienced artists, making the first mark for a new drawing can seem like a big step. This session explores enjoyable ideas for starting drawings, and ways of developing them to improve your drawing skills. Suitable for all abilities.
Wear warm clothing that could get messy. £10, booking essential, to book a place email info@ohos.org.uk
For more info about artist Ingrid Jensen see www.imjensen.co.uk
Saturday 23 January 2016
10 - 12.30
Urban Landscape: From Conception to Materialization led by Petre Nikoloski
Participate in creating a collective project inspired by the contemporary surrounding landscape that will contemplate all the senses including taste and smell.  No limitation of expression, using food ingredients and spices including one individually chosen (personally important) object that you can bring with you. Look at work by Joseph Beuys for inspiration. After this introductory workshop, participants will be invited to continue to contemplate the ideas from this workshop at a later date.  Suitable for all abilities. Wear warm clothing that could get messy.
£10, booking essential, to book a place email info@ohos.org.uk
For more info about artist Petre Nikoloski please see  www.diary.petrenikoloski.com
 2pm - 4pm
Family Creative Activities led by Kate Lockhart
An opportunity for families to come and explore their creativity in a fun, friendly and inspiring environment.  Suitable for all abilities.
Wear warm clothing that could get messy. Children under 16 must be accompanied by an adult.  £10 per family, booking essential, to book a place email info@ohos.org.uk
For more info about artist Kate Lockhart please see www.thinklockhart.com or  www.katelockhart.com
Saturday 30 January 2016
10am - 12.30
Linocut Printmaking led by Peter Driver - now fully booked
Learn how to produce a simple lino cut print. Bring ideas and or images for inspiration.  Suitable for all abilities.
Wear warm clothing that could get messy.  £10, booking essential, to book a place email info@ohos.org.uk
For more information about artist Peter Driver please see his website www.peterdriver.info 
1:30pm - 4pm
Serigraphs - basic screen printing led by Chris Mercier - now fully booked
Learn how to produce a simple screen print. Bring ideas and or images for inspiration.  Suitable for all abilities.
Wear warm clothing that could get messy.  £10, booking essential, to book a place email info@ohos.org.uk
For more information about artist Chris Mercier please see his website www.chrismercier.co.uk