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Art & Craft Courses & Workshops

Weekly Classes

(to July 2018, in day and time order)

Course Creative Embroidery (beginner)

Mondays
10am – 12.30pm
Starts:
16 April 2018 for 5 weeks
11 June for 3 weeks

Learn creative hand embroidery techniques to produce attractive hand embroidered textile images that can be framed or presented in decorative ways.

Course fact sheet, April start

Course fact sheet, June start

Tutors:
Sophie Long and Kate Barlow
Cost:
April start: £88.75 (materials excluded)
June start: £53.25 (materials excluded)
To book:
020 8977 7558 or LAC Education
Venue:
Address, Travel options, …

Course Creative Embroidery (intermediate)

Mondays
1 – 3.30pm
Starts:
16 April 2018 for 5 weeks
11 June for 3 weeks

Learn creative hand embroidery techniques to produce attractive hand embroidered textile images that can be framed or presented in decorative ways.

Course fact sheet, April start

Course fact sheet, June start

Tutor:
Sophie Long and Kate Barlow
Cost:
April start: £88.75 (materials excluded)
June start: £53.25 (materials excluded)
To book:
020 8977 7558 or LAC Education
Venue:
Address, Travel options, …

Course Modern Calligraphy (beginners)

Mondays
7.30 – 9pm
Starts:
16 April for 6 weeks (no class 7, 28 May)

Calligraphy – ‘the art of beautiful writing’ – is a rewarding practice that encourages mindfulness and focus whilst creating something beautiful. In this course, you will learn the basics of hand lettering and modern script using a traditional dip pen and ink.

No previous experience required.

Cost:
£140 (all materials provided)
Contact:
Sai Banerjee on 07738 712384 or Sai Banerjee
Venue:
Address, Travel options, …

Course Modern Calligraphy (advanced)

Mondays
7.30 – 9pm
Starts:
11 June for 4 weeks (no class 25 June)

Calligraphy – ‘the art of beautiful writing’ – is a rewarding practice that encourages mindfulness and focus whilst creating something beautiful. In this course, you will learn the basics of hand lettering and modern script using a traditional dip pen and ink.

Cost:
£80 (all materials provided)
Contact:
Sai Banerjee on 07738 712384 or Sai Banerjee
Venue:
Address, Travel options, …

Course Creative Sketchbook - Drawing and Mixed Media

Tuesdays
2 – 4.30pm
Starts:
17 April 2018 for 6 weeks
5 June 2018 for 6 weeks

Learn how to keep a visual diary & discover how a sketchbook will improve your art. Explore drawing & colour skills & how to record & develop your ideas. The first session (April) will focus on experimental colour and texture; the second (June) on travel sketchbooks.

Course fact sheet, April start

Course fact sheet, June start

Tutor:
Emily Burton
Cost:
£106.50 (materials excluded) per course
To book:
020 8977 7558 or LAC Education
Venue:
Address, Travel options, …

Course Exploring Watercolour

Tuesdays
7 – 9.30pm
Starts:
17 April 2018 for 6 weeks

Explore watercolour techniques in their widest form including pen and wash. Designed for all levels, core skills will be covered plus how to develop a painting from first steps through to completion. Traditional styles as well as more modern watercolour styles will be covered.

Course fact sheet

Tutor:
Bob Meecham
Cost:
£106.50 (materials excluded)
Contact:
020 8977 7558 or LAC Education
Venue:
Address, Travel options, …

Course Exploring Sketching

Tuesdays
7 – 9.30pm
Starts:
5 June 2018 for 3 weeks

Explore sketching techniques in its widest form including pen and wash. Designed for all levels, core skills will be covered plus how to develop preliminary sketches into paintings.

Course fact sheet

Tutor:
Bob Meecham
Cost:
£53.25 (materials excluded)
Contact:
020 8977 7558 or LAC Education
Venue:
Address, Travel options, …

Course Life Drawing and Painting (intermediate/advanced level)

Wednesdays
10am – 1pm
Starts:
18 April for 12 weeks

A project-led course exploring different ways of understanding and depicting the human form with a range of long and short poses. A life model is present for all sessions. The project for this course is Motion and Multiples and will include drawing the moving figure and depicting sequences and groups of figures. Life drawing experience is required.

Not suitable for beginners.

Course fact sheet

Tutor:
Emily Burton
Cost:
£288 (all model fees included; materials excluded)
Contact:
020 8977 7558 or LAC Education
Venue:
Address, Travel options, …

Course Portrait Drawing

Wednesdays
2 – 4.30pm
Starts:
18 April for 12 weeks

Develop an understanding of the proportions and structure of the skull and facial features, drawing the head from different angles to capture likeness and character using a variety of approaches.

Suitable for all levels.

Course fact sheet

Tutor:
Emily Burton
Cost:
fully booked
Contact:
020 8977 7558 or LAC Education
Venue:
Address, Travel options, …

Course Botanical Art – Drawing and Watercolour (all levels)

Wednesdays
7 – 9.30pm
Starts:
18 April for 6 weeks
6 June for 6 weeks

For intermediates / advanced, see Friday morning.

Learn the art of botanical painting and drawing using watercolour and pencil. Topics covered include colour matching and mixing; drawing and painting techniques; glazing; perspective and composition.

All levels welcome.

Course fact sheet, April start

Course fact sheet, June start

Tutor:
Marcia Hughes
Cost:
£106.50 (materials excluded) per course
Contact:
020 8977 7558 or LAC Education
Venue:
Address, Travel options, …

Course Photography

Thursdays
10am – 12.30pm
Starts:
3 May for 8 weeks

A creative photography course which develops the photographer’s ability to see the world with ‘new eyes’. Participants learn to develop their skills of observation and curiosity, seeing the details, capturing the mood, using colour and the nuance of light.

This course is perfect for those who want to explore their creative vision, develop a strong understanding of their camera equipment and make the most of its features.

The content is designed for beginners and intermediate photographers and is suitable for digital and film photography.

Course fact sheet

Tutor:
Jackie Rado
Cost:
£142 (materials excluded)
Contact:
020 8977 7558 or LAC Education
Venue:
Address, Travel options, …

Course Watercolour in Practice

Thursdays
2 – 4.30pm
Starts:
19 April for 6 weeks (fully booked)
7 June for 6 weeks

Develop solid watercolour skills whilst looking at the practice and themes of contemporary and traditional artists. Referencing 2-3 artists during each module, you will be encouraged to develop your creative thinking and learn colour theory, glazing and wash methods.

Structured for beginners, but also open to intermediate students.

Course fact sheet, April start

Course fact sheet, June start

Tutor:
Emily Burton
Cost:
£106.50 (materials excluded) per course
Contact:
020 8977 7558 or LAC Education
Venue:
Address, Travel options, …

Course Botanical Art – Drawing and Watercolour (intermediate / advanced)

Fridays
10am – 1pm
Starts:
20 April for 6 weeks
8 June for 6 weeks (no session 6 July)

A course for all levels runs on Wednesday evening (half an hour shorter than this one)

Learn the art of botanical painting and drawing using watercolour and pencil. Topics covered include colour matching and mixing; drawing and painting techniques; glazing; perspective and composition.

Course fact sheet, April start

Course fact sheet, June start

Tutor:
Marcia Hughes
Cost:
£127.50 (materials excluded) per course
Contact:
020 8977 7558 or LAC Education
Venue:
Address, Travel options, …

Workshops

(to July 2018, in date and time order)

Workshop Modern Calligraphy – Beginners’ Workshop

Saturday 14 July 2018

10am – 1pm

Learn the basics of Modern Calligraphy and hand lettering using a traditional dip pen and ink. This is an introductory workshop suitable for complete beginners. Starting with basic drills, letter formation and faux calligraphy, you will learn how to create your own unique style.

Cost:
£55 (all materials provided, including a Beginners’ Calligraphy Kit.)
Book both workshops for £90.00
To book:
Sai Banerjee on 07738 712384 or Sai Banerjee
Venue:
Address, Travel options, …

Workshop Modern Calligraphy – Advanced Workshop

Saturday 14 July 2018

1.30 – 4pm

Take your calligraphy practice to the next level! We will focus on improving your overall technique and expanding your calligraphy skills using watercolours, finetec metallics and brush pens. This is an intermediate level workshop suitable for anyone who is familiar with dip pen Calligraphy.

Cost:
£40 (materials included)
Book both workshops for £90.00
To book:
Sai Banerjee on 07738 712384 or Sai Banerjee
Venue:
Address, Travel options, …

Contact Us…

Opening Hours

  • An event or class: see relevant What's On or Classes' entry.
  • The Centre: open to general visitors… Monday – Friday, 9.30am – 12.30pm.
  • Box Office: see under How to Book.

Wheelchair Users

  • Accessible events & classes: marked with the wheelchair symbol.
  • For advice on parking: please telephone LAC Office in advance

Hearing Assistance

  • Main hall: an induction loop is installed.

Food and Drink

  • Café / bar: open for most events; check event listing. For our fairs caterer Enjoy! operates the café, serving tasty home-made food as Enjoy!@The Landmark. What's available at the bar / café.
  • Pre-show supper: available for events marked supper. See event listing for menu and booking deadline. Catering by Enjoy!.

Our Address

Landmark Arts Centre Ferry Road Teddington TW11 9NN United Kingdom

(in South West London, between Twickenham, Richmond, and Kingston-upon-Thames).

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What the building looks like

Travel Options

  • Train: Waterloo to Teddington (33 minutes), then just over 10 minutes' signposted walk
  • Bus: R68, 281, 285 all stop outside the Centre; 33 via Waldegrave Road
  • Tube: District line to Richmond and then bus R68
  • Cycle: on-site parking for up to 12 bicycles
  • Car: no parking on site but free parking in surrounding streets.

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How to Book…

  • Online: where indicated.
  • In person or by phone: Box Office open Monday – Friday, 9.30am – 4pm (and from 1pm on the day of weekend performances). Telephone bookings (card only): 020 8977 7558.
  • By post: state the event and number of tickets required and enclose an SAE and cheque payable to ‘Landmark Arts Centre’ to our address.

Please note…

  • Booking fees: if you wish to have your tickets posted and haven’t supplied an SAE, a 60p postage fee applies.
  • Refund & Exchange Policy: no refund of tickets or class bookings will be made unless the event or class is full and we are able to re-sell your ticket/class place, in which case an admin fee of £1 will be deducted from the amount refunded.

Concessions, Offers…

  • Concessions: available to LAC members and others as noted for the event, workshop or class.
  • Gift vouchers Looking for a gift? Why not buy them Landmark Gift Vouchers! £5, £10 and £20 vouchers are available and can be used for concert tickets, workshops and courses.
  • Gallery Magazine offer: discounted subscription for artists.

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