PLEASE NOTE THAT ALL CLASSES ARE CURRENTLY POSTPONED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE DUE TO COVID-19 SOCIAL DISTANCING MEASURES.

I lead a number of Art classes and workshops that are suitable for everyone from beginners through to improvers. Classes are small, friendly and relaxed offering an ideal opportunity to develop your artistic repertoire and confidence under the guidance of a professional artist and experienced, qualified tutor. There are no mistakes in art, just unexpected opportunities to learn!

SPARKing Creativity at the Mercer Gallery, Harrogate

Have you always wondered where to start with watercolours? Totally flummoxed when it comes to collage and mixed media? Bamboozled by printmaking? SPARKing Creativity workshops at the Mercer Art Gallery in their lovely studio are one-day workshops focusing on specific mediums and techniques, with plenty of opportunity for experimentation.

Monday 16 March 2020, 10.30am to 2.30pm - Collage & Mixed Media Still Lives: all materials provided along with plenty of tea, coffee and biscuits. Please bring your own lunch. £30pp

Monday 30 March 2020, 10.30am to 2.30pm - Intaglio printmaking (with and without a press!): all materials provided along with plenty of tea, coffee and biscuits. Please bring your own lunch. £30pp

Monday 27 April 2020, 10.30am to 2.30pm - Relief printmaking techniques (with and without a press!): all materials provided along with plenty of tea, coffee and biscuits. Please bring your own lunch. £30pp

Monday 11 May 2020, 10.30am to 2.30pm - Working with Pastels: all materials provided along with plenty of tea, coffee and biscuits. Please bring your own lunch. £30pp

Monday 15 June 2020, 10.30am to 2.30pm - Oil Paints & Landscapes: all materials provided along with plenty of tea, coffee and biscuits. Please bring your own lunch. £30pp

Monday 29 June 2020, 10.30am to 2.30pm - Watercolours & Landscapes (Back by Popular Demand!): all materials provided along with plenty of tea, coffee and biscuits. Please bring your own lunch. £30pp

Booking is essential as places are limited. 

Places for the SPARKing Creativity at the Mercer Gallery Workshops can be booked in person at the gallery desk or by calling 01423 556188.

Saturday Art Club @ the Mercer Art Gallery, Harrogate

PLEASE NOTE - ALL SESSIONS ARE CURRENTLY CANCELLED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE DUE TO COVID-19 RESTRICTIONS.

Term time Saturday Art Club for Young Artists in Years 7 and up. Working with across a variety mediums and techniques, we reference work on exhibit in the Gallery and from the Gallery's collection. Sessions are both informative and fun, with a focus on providing plenty of opportunity for creative exploration, whilst increasing creative fluency and confidence.

Saturday Art Club is extremely popular and does operate with a waiting list, booking is essential. For more details on upcoming dates and availability, please ask in person at the gallery desk or call 01423 556188