Come and join this block of 6, Relaxing Art Classes lasting 2 hours, including a hot drink. Rebecca Jayne a local, professional Artist will guide you through some helpful tips and techniques with the focus on observational skills and Still life. You will bring your own materials and use a range of m...More
Join Agnis Smallwood & CherryPeg for this special Chirpy Anniversary Workshop - 2 workshops, 1 beautiful creation!
Join Agnis Smallwood & Done up North for this special Chirpy Anniversary workshop - 2 workshops, 1 beautiful creation!
Learn to cast a Concrete Plant Pot In this workshop you'll be introduced to working with cast concrete. You'll learn how to design and make you own mould to cast a concrete plant pot. This workshop is perfect for beginners. All materials and tools are provided. You'll leave the planter to dry ove...More
Chirpy X Eve Finlay Miller are bringing you an extra special collaborative workshop in building your very own open terrarium. The workshop will take place at Chirpy in Chapel Allerton and will be taught by Eve Finlay Miller. In the workshop you will create your own Open Terraruim to take home - all...More
Fancy making a piece of jewellery with a difference? Want to have a go at a bit of mini embroidery? In this workshop you’ll make a sweet mini embroidered hoop necklace, choosing from a variety of embroidery and appliqué techniques to create your finished design Perfect to give as a gift or as a uni...More
Introducing our Papercutting Experience for Beginners - we're excited to welcome Abigail Whipp Creative Cuts to Chirpy for the first time What you can expect from the experience? There will be an initial welcome to the group, then she will share basic papercutting skills and techniques, following w...More
Fancy learning how to cast your own concrete jewellery? In this workshop with Rebecca from Plastic Violet, you will be introduced to concrete mixing, colour pigments and special design techniques. You will choose from a variety of silicone moulds and mix your own concrete to cast and de-mould the ne...More
Create a beautiful textile collage with a theme of your choice.
Saturday 28th March 2020 11am – 5pm Come and spend the day with print-maker Jonathan Lawes and learn how to work playfully with screen print, developing and layering abstract forms to create bold, graphic compositions in a personal colour palette. During the workshop you will be guided through colou...More
Weekend workshop Saturday 8th and Sunday 9th February 2020 10am – 4pm Join artist Scarlette Averley for this immersive weekend course exploring linocut printing. Learners will be guided through the reduction linocut method, and colour blend inking techniques. Reduction linocut involves cutting away...More
Weekend course Saturday 7th and Sunday 8th March 2020 10am – 4pm Description Spend a weekend learning screen printing in our professionally equipped workshop with artist and printmaker Clare Caulfield. Learn how to translate hand-drawn designs and photographs into multi-coloured screen prints on pap...More
Day workshop Saturday 7th March 2020 11 – 3pm Description Come and get your hands inky and your creativity flowing in a friendly, artistic environment! This session will introduce you to the technique of Collagraph print, a print process where an image is made from a plate collaged with different te...More
Weekend course Saturday 14th & Sunday 15th March 2020 10am – 4pm Description Spend an immersive weekend learning the traditional Japanese art of water-based woodblock printing! ‘Mokuhanga’ is perfect for artists interested in a non-toxic, table-top printmaking technique. Over the course of the w...More
Sunday 15th March 2020 10am – 4pm Working with a number of drypoint plates of different sizes and shapes you will experiment with mark making and building up surfaces on aluminium. You will use traditional scrapers and drypoint needles along with sanding and more innovative mark making approaches. T...More