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September 2018 – Through a Pinhole

This month we made our own Pinhole Camera with Photographer/Videographer Richie Johnston (www.opticalvitamins.com). Over the evening Richie helped us make our own matchbox pinhole camera and taught us interesting ways of capturing creative images with it!

August 2018 – Project Mayfly

This month we had a session decorating mayflies, a workshop created for Project Mayfly. Project Mayfly is a public art project created by one of our directors Katarina Prior. The project was inviting people to contribute to a large art installation by creating their own card mayfly. The installation was housed at […]

June 2018 – Printmaking Tasters

This month we where joined by the wonderful artist Alex Jakob-Whitworth who taught us a few Printmaking techniques! We tried out Monoprinting and Collographs. A Collagraph print is one made from a plate collaged with different textures. A Monoprint is a printing process where only one print can be created, […]

November 2017 – Inventive Books

This month we were delighted to be joined by Artist Helen Walsh who came by to show us some intriguing book creating techniques! (More info about Helen can be found here – www.delicatestitches.co.uk) We had a wonderful time creating ingenious fold out sketchbooks and envelope books out of a vast array of […]

May 2017 – Playful monoprinting

We had a fantastic time have a go at Monoprinting with the wonderfully talented artist Alex Jakob-Whitworth! She took us through a few monoprinting techniques and which we enjoyed using to create beautiful prints.