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Calligraphy-An Introduction

Ever wanted to learn calligraphy to embellish your own cards and gifts? This course offers an excellent introduction to the art of calligraphy. Discover how to produce stunning lettering in a relaxed, supportive environment.

course code
B74B
Availability
This course is available for enrolment.
Start
06 Nov 2024 (Autumn)
Weeks
5 weeks
Times
Wed 15:15-17:15

where
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total fee for this course £81.00  (concession £49.00)
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Drawing & Painting A Person From Life- Intermediates & Advanced

Develop or sharpen your life drawing and painting skills with a clothed model. This course will be delivered at Stoke Lodge.

course code
D64K
Availability
This course is nearly full.
Start
30 Aug 2024 (Autumn)
Weeks
One day
Times
Fri 10:00-16:00

where
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total fee for this course £50.00  (concession £35.00)
with Bill Guilding

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Drawing- Beginners/Improvers

This is a friendly, supportive and structured course for beginners to develop into improvers. The course will introduce new drawing skills and techniques and how to use different materials to make marks.

course code
B19A
Availability
This course is available for enrolment.
Start
29 Apr 2025 (Summer)
Weeks
10 weeks
Times
Tue 09:30-12:00

where
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fees
total fee for this course £201.00  (concession £121.00)
with Mary Kelly

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Drawing Figures And Faces From Life-Mixed Ability

Working from a different model each week (clothed, nude and portrait), you will develop skills in drawing figures and faces, their shape and proportions, light and shade. You will use a range of traditional drawing media and explore various approaches and techniques.

course code
B31A
Availability
This course is available for enrolment.
Start
08 Nov 2024 (Autumn)
Weeks
6 weeks
Times
Fri 09:45-12:15

where
Stoke Lodge  A link to Google Maps in a new window with this postcode. Google map
fees
total fee for this course £121.00  (concession £73.00)
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course code
B31B
Availability
This course is available for enrolment.
Start
06 Jun 2025 (Summer)
Weeks
6 weeks
Times
Fri 09:45-12:15

where
Stoke Lodge  A link to Google Maps in a new window with this postcode. Google map
fees
total fee for this course £121.00  (concession £73.00)
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Drawing Skills-Mixed Ability

Led by an experienced tutor, learners will make rapid progress and explore line, tone, measurement, texture, shading and composition. They will be taught how to ‘look’ and how to interpret what they see.

course code
B73A
Availability
This course is available for enrolment.
Start
18 Sep 2024 (Autumn)
Weeks
6 weeks
Times
Wed 13:00-15:00

where
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fees
total fee for this course £97.00  (concession £59.00)
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course code
B73B
Availability
This course is available for enrolment.
Start
06 Nov 2024 (Autumn)
Weeks
5 weeks
Times
Wed 13:00-15:00

where
Stoke Lodge  A link to Google Maps in a new window with this postcode. Google map
fees
total fee for this course £81.00  (concession £49.00)
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course code
B73C
Availability
This course is available for enrolment.
Start
15 Jan 2025 (Spring)
Weeks
5 weeks
Times
Wed 13:00-15:00

where
Stoke Lodge  A link to Google Maps in a new window with this postcode. Google map
fees
total fee for this course £81.00  (concession £49.00)
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course code
B73D
Availability
This course is available for enrolment.
Start
26 Feb 2025 (Spring)
Weeks
6 weeks
Times
Wed 13:00-15:00

where
Stoke Lodge  A link to Google Maps in a new window with this postcode. Google map
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total fee for this course £97.00  (concession £59.00)
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course code
B73E
Availability
This course is available for enrolment.
Start
23 Apr 2025 (Summer)
Weeks
5 weeks
Times
Wed 13:00-15:00

where
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total fee for this course £81.00  (concession £49.00)
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course code
B73F
Availability
This course is available for enrolment.
Start
04 Jun 2025 (Summer)
Weeks
6 weeks
Times
Wed 13:00-15:00

where
Stoke Lodge  A link to Google Maps in a new window with this postcode. Google map
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total fee for this course £97.00  (concession £59.00)
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Drawing-Beginners

A friendly, supportive and structured course which will help beginners develop their drawing skills. You will learn to draw using pencil, charcoal, rubbers and more. You will explore line, tone and perspective through a series of exercises, designed to improve your confidence and ability.

course code
B18A
Availability
This course is available for enrolment.
Start
10 Sep 2024 (Autumn)
Weeks
7 weeks
Times
Tue 09:30-12:00

where
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fees
total fee for this course £141.00  (concession £85.00)
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course code
B18E
Availability
This course is available for enrolment.
Start
05 Nov 2024 (Autumn)
Weeks
5 weeks
Times
Tue 09:30-12:00

where
Stoke Lodge  A link to Google Maps in a new window with this postcode. Google map
fees
total fee for this course £101.00  (concession £61.00)
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course code
B18C
Availability
This course is available for enrolment.
Start
14 Jan 2025 (Spring)
Weeks
5 weeks
Times
Tue 09:30-12:00

where
Stoke Lodge  A link to Google Maps in a new window with this postcode. Google map
fees
total fee for this course £101.00  (concession £61.00)
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course code
B18D
Availability
This course is available for enrolment.
Start
25 Feb 2025 (Spring)
Weeks
6 weeks
Times
Tue 09:30-12:00

where
Stoke Lodge  A link to Google Maps in a new window with this postcode. Google map
fees
total fee for this course £121.00  (concession £73.00)
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I Wish I Could Draw People! Drawing Figures And Faces-Beginners & Intermediates

We will start with basic principles, learning about shapes and proportions of the human body, and the tutor will demonstrate the principles of drawing from observation. Then you will draw some figures, first using photographs: e.g. of dancers, acrobats and athletes.

course code
B39A
Availability
This course is available for enrolment.
Start
17 Jan 2025 (Spring)
Weeks
5 weeks
Times
Fri 09:45-12:15

where
Stoke Lodge  A link to Google Maps in a new window with this postcode. Google map
fees
total fee for this course £101.00  (concession £61.00)
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I Wish I Could Draw People! Figures And Faces-Beginners & Intermediates

Learn how to draw people or improve your skills. This course will be delivered at Stoke Lodge

course code
D64H
Availability
This course is nearly full.
Start
27 Aug 2024 (Autumn)
Weeks
one week
Times
Tue Wed Thu 10:00-13:00

where
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total fee for this course £70.00  (concession £45.00)
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Just Charcoal

Charcoal drawing is a medium medium known for its ability to produce amazing results. Charcoal comes in several forms and this course will allow you to explore the possibilities of willow, compressed, pencil, powdered and liquid charcoal, using brushes, smudgers, rubbers, and fingers.

course code
B12A
Availability
This course is available for enrolment.
Start
12 Sep 2024 (Autumn)
Weeks
7 weeks
Times
Thu 10:00-12:30

where
Stoke Lodge  A link to Google Maps in a new window with this postcode. Google map
fees
total fee for this course £141.00  (concession £85.00)
with Jenny Ibrahim

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course code
B12B
Availability
This course is available for enrolment.
Start
07 Nov 2024 (Autumn)
Weeks
6 weeks
Times
Thu 10:00-12:30

where
Stoke Lodge  A link to Google Maps in a new window with this postcode. Google map
fees
total fee for this course £121.00  (concession £73.00)
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course code
B12C
Availability
This course is available for enrolment.
Start
16 Jan 2025 (Spring)
Weeks
5 weeks
Times
Thu 10:00-12:30

where
Stoke Lodge  A link to Google Maps in a new window with this postcode. Google map
fees
total fee for this course £101.00  (concession £61.00)
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course code
B12D
Availability
This course is available for enrolment.
Start
27 Feb 2025 (Spring)
Weeks
6 weeks
Times
Thu 10:00-12:30

where
Stoke Lodge  A link to Google Maps in a new window with this postcode. Google map
fees
total fee for this course £121.00  (concession £73.00)
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course code
B12E
Availability
This course is available for enrolment.
Start
24 Apr 2025 (Summer)
Weeks
5 weeks
Times
Thu 10:00-12:30

where
Stoke Lodge  A link to Google Maps in a new window with this postcode. Google map
fees
total fee for this course £101.00  (concession £61.00)
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course code
B12F
Availability
This course is available for enrolment.
Start
05 Jun 2025 (Summer)
Weeks
7 weeks
Times
Thu 10:00-12:30

where
Stoke Lodge  A link to Google Maps in a new window with this postcode. Google map
fees
total fee for this course £141.00  (concession £85.00)
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Life Drawing-Mixed Ability

Develop skill at drawing the human figure. Drawing from a nude model (female and male), you will learn to see shape, proportion, light and shade more objectively. You will use a range of traditional drawing media and explore various approaches and techniques.

course code
B30A
Availability
This course is available for enrolment.
Start
20 Sep 2024 (Autumn)
Weeks
6 weeks
Times
Fri 09:45-12:15

where
Stoke Lodge  A link to Google Maps in a new window with this postcode. Google map
fees
total fee for this course £121.00  (concession £73.00)
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course code
B30B
Availability
This course is available for enrolment.
Start
25 Apr 2025 (Summer)
Weeks
5 weeks
Times
Fri 09:45-12:15

where
Stoke Lodge  A link to Google Maps in a new window with this postcode. Google map
fees
total fee for this course £101.00  (concession £61.00)
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Oil Pastels-An Introduction

Discover the vibrant and beautiful world of oil pastel painting. This short course will cover the fundamental principles and hands-on techniques of working with oil pastels. Guided by a skilled tutor, you will discover the versatility of oil pastels.

course code
B74C
Availability
This course is available for enrolment.
Start
15 Jan 2025 (Spring)
Weeks
5 weeks
Times
Wed 15:15-17:15

where
Stoke Lodge  A link to Google Maps in a new window with this postcode. Google map
fees
total fee for this course £81.00  (concession £49.00)
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Pastels-An Introduction

This course is designed as an introduction to pastel art techniques. Perfect for beginners and those seeking to increase their knowledge of the medium. You will learn or revise basic techniques and develop your personal style.

course code
B74A
Availability
This course is available for enrolment.
Start
18 Sep 2024 (Autumn)
Weeks
6 weeks
Times
Wed 15:15-17:15

where
Stoke Lodge  A link to Google Maps in a new window with this postcode. Google map
fees
total fee for this course £97.00  (concession £59.00)
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Portraiture From Life

Develop your skill at drawing or painting faces with an experienced portraiture tutor and artist. You will be drawing or painting from a different, clothed sitter each week. You may use any drawing medium you prefer including charcoal, pastels, or crayons.

course code
B39B
Availability
This course is available for enrolment.
Start
28 Feb 2025 (Spring)
Weeks
6 weeks
Times
Fri 09:45-12:15

where
Stoke Lodge  A link to Google Maps in a new window with this postcode. Google map
fees
total fee for this course £121.00  (concession £73.00)
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