Hummingbird offers friendly and informal art classes taught by experienced working artists, suitable for any students wishing to improve their skills or knowledge.
See below for new classes for the Autumn 2016
Bar holds painting and drawing classes at Hummingbird during term time. Students can join at any time
Classes are on Tues & Fridays mornings.
and Fridays 11-1pm.
Classes resume 6th and 9th June 2017 after the Festival.
For further details contact Bar Spurr via email
or phone the studio 01273 556684 and leave a message.
The 10 week term costs £100 and consists of 20 hours, that is just £5 an hour. Lessons are with the experienced teacher and painter Bar Spurr. All materials and equipment will be provided free of charge by the studio.
Contact Bar for further information.
To secure a place in this class contact us here
After School Art Club at Hummingbird 2017Classes will resume Wednesday
April 26th 2017 then moving to the Methodist Church in Stanford Avenue til half term.
Jill covers a mix of painting, drawing, sculpture, ceramics, printing
and textiles over the year to give the children a broad range of
experience. She also aims to cover art styles from different historical and
geographical traditions as well as a mix of craft, design and fine art.
will be doing a textile project this term, using different techniques
to explore landscapes. Timings are far tighter at this venue so can I
request that parents, carers stick to the correct drop off and pick up
times, especially at the end of the second club as the Girls Brigade
are in at 6pm so I will have to clear up in about ten minutes
is a five week block so £37.50 for the half term or £8.50 drop in.
Please send you child with cash or a cheque made payable to Jill
Parsons, or pay by BACS into the following account.
account no. 10373262
sort code 111524
3.45-4.45pm for group 1
4.45-5.45pm for group 2
Contact Jill for prices
|New Life Drawing
for Summer 2017
June 5th - July 10th
Life Drawing Classes and Workshops in Brighton and Hove.
Emporium and PACA.
Term time only.
Please check website for details.
Fully tutored life drawing sessions, perfect for beginners.
Book now for a very enjoyable course combining the joys of working from life using mixed media
Mondaay Mornings.Future dates to be confirmed.
10 30 - 1 30pm, £130 for 6 sessions all materials includedPlenty of one to one guidance and demonstrations
Expect excellent models, short and long poses
Includes all materials and model fees
Please contact Debbie with any queries:
I am very sorry to all you aspiring potters but I have decided to close my books to new students as I wish to gradually reduce my teaching commitment in order to have more time for my own work.
Any other enquiries do please contact me.
Check these out....
Barbara Collins at Circle Studio Saltdean BN2 8FP
Regular classes and themed workshops for all ages
is running private throwing lessons and pottery classes and is also
offering a firing service, craft evenings and pottery parties in
addition to selling her own work.
You can follow Finola on Facebook – Finola Maynard art and ceramics, Twitter – finolamaynard @ finolaceramics or www.finolamaynard.com Tel: 07874225946
Also I have seen Coachwerks in Hollingdean are advertising classes
Furniture Painting &
Upcycling Workshops for 2016
New dates for 2016
Day workshops use environmentally-friendly and very versatile chalk paints and other lovely materials!
In this fun, relaxing and sociable workshop you will learn how to use
chalk paints to transform your furniture. No artistic expertise or
experience is necessary and all course materials are included.
Topics covered include how to achieve the distressed or "shabby chic"
look, how to give furniture a crackle effect, how to stencil, decoupage
and gild furniture. We will also look at how best to paint wicker and
how to give wood a "wash" effect. There will also be time to discuss
where to source unique pieces for your home and what products are
available to achieve the effects you will learn.
Tea and homemade cakes are served to you on beautiful vintage china and the emphasis is on enjoyment!
For future dates contact Rachel or watch this space.
The course price is £85 or £80 each if you book one or more places.
Please call Rachel on 07732 197304 for more details or book online at http://www.theapplebirdhouse.co.uk/
Clare runs all classes from her home
All levels of ability are welcome and I
encourage you to experimenting with not just the tile mosaic, but old crockery,
found objects and things that are precious or special to you. These can be
incorporated in the simplest of plaque to larger pieces of furniture like small
chairs, boxes etc.
So give me a ring and I can tell you more on the
Adults only-no children.
For any future classes please contact Clare directly
Contact Clare 07746003332