Tuesday, 25 February 2014

Great fun at the studio today!

Home educated children's group this morning looked at the work of Heather Hansen and Judith Ann Braun. 

Charcoal ! Mess but great fun. 

They really got into doing the large floor work of Heather Hansen

http://www.heatherhansen.net/ochi-gallery/

and  the delicate finger work of Judith Braun http://judithannbraun.com/

BOOK-MAKING WORKSHOP Saturday 7th June 10-4.30

BOOK-MAKING WORKSHOP
Saturday 7th June 10-4.30

  • In this workshop, you will learn how to make three book forms - the concertina book, the pamphlet book and the Japanese stab-stitch binding. These books make perfect gifts and work well as photo/keepsake albums, and can also be a great way of binding together prints or drawings.

  • You will have the opportunity to make your books individual and unique, and after this day workshop, you will never need to buy a notebook or sketchbook again.

  • Tutor: Laura Joy, artist-educator & visiting tutor at Arts University Bournemouth. All tools and materials provided, but please bring any extra papers you have which you may want to use.

  • Cost: £30
Image features all book-forms that will be taught.

Friday, 21 February 2014


LENS - LESS PHOTOGRAPHY COURSE

As the last recent course was so popular we are running this course again. AND you will have the opportunity to exhibit the work you make at an exhibition in Bournemouth Library.

Saturdays 2 -4 pm
Starting 15th March 2014.
£60 for six sessions. Payable in advance please


This short course in lens-less photography will explore the use of various light sensitive materials for the creation of images without the use of extensive chemical processing. We will start by exploring the use of photographic papers, and materials coated with light sensitive chemicals, sunlight and the simplest of materials. We will then move on to making our own pinhole cameras.

Possible schedule depending on specific interests.

Week 1.Lumen prints. Using light sensitive photographic paper. Photograms and stencils.

Week 2. Lumen prints. Using common household substances as resists to create what are known as chemigrams.

Week 3. Introduction to Cyanotype. (Blue prints ~ one of the earliest light sensitive processes)

Week 4. Making acetate and paper negatives for Cyanotype.

Week 5. Introduction to pinhole cameras. Beer cans and long exposure solargraphs

Week 6. Making Pinhole cameras from matchboxes, shoeboxes, tins etc.

Tim Russell is a Bournemouth based artist who works in a variety of media from photography and film, performance, and writing. He has been experimenting with alternative photographic processes for many years and is an experienced workshop leader. He studied Fine Art at the Arts University Bournemouth and his performance work has been shown internationally.

Artisan Community Art Studio.
1005 Wimborne Rd, Moordown, Bournemouth, Bh9 2bs
Please book your place by contacting the studio. 07729 829 209

Cheques payable to The Community Art Studio please

Wednesday, 19 February 2014

Great new art course starting on Monday 24th February

New six week course starting on Monday Feb 24th, 2-4pm.


Experimental Art Workshops!
Exploring a variety of techniques using paint, ink, collage, and drawing media to create images using observation of natural forms as a starting point.
Materials provided.
All abilities welcome
Tutor is Lizzie short who teaches Art at New Leaf Academy.
£10 a 2 hr session, so £60 for the course. Payable in advance please.
To book please contact Pauline on 07729 829 209



Second term of feltmaking commencing Saturday 1st March from 10.00- 1.00.

  This term we will be making hats, exploring Nuno Felting techniques, cobweb felting.....
Beginners Welcome!
£15 a  3 hour session, includes drink and cake. 6 sessions, payable in advance please.
This course is very popular and spaces get filled quickly. 2 places left. 
To book contact Pauline on 07729 829 209

Sunday, 9 February 2014

New courses, new term starting 23rd Feb

Consultation/treatment rooms  are available to hire on an hourly, daily or weekly basis in the building that is the home to Artisan Community Art Studio.

1005 Wimborne Rd, Moordown, bh9 2bs.
They are warm, light, clean and tidy with a receptionist, and community cafe.
Suitable for counselling, hypnotherapy, acupuncture, Reiki, Homoeopathy.
Phone Phil on 01202 451098
Please share this post with your contacts. thank you!

 

New six week course starting on Monday Feb 24th, 2-4pm.

Experimental Art Workshops!
Exploring a variety of techniques using paint, ink, collage, and drawing media to create images using observation of natural forms as a starting point.
Materials provided.
All abilities welcome
Tutor is Lizzie short who teaches Art at New Leaf Academy.
£10 a 2 hr session, so £60 for the course. Payable in advance please.
To book please contact Pauline on 07729 829 209


Second term of feltmaking commencing Saturday 1st March from 10.00- 1.00.

 
This term we will be making hats, exploring Nuno Felting techniques, cobweb felting.....
Beginners Welcome!
£15 a  3 hour session, includes drink and cake. 6 sessions, payable in advance please.
This course is very popular and spaces get filled quickly. 2 places left. 
To book contact Pauline on 07729 829 209
Photo: Second term of feltmaking commencing Saturday 1st March from  10.00- 1.00.
This term we will be making hats, exploring Nuno Felting techniques, cob web felting.....

Beginners Welcome!

£15 a session includes drink and cake. 6 sessions, payable in advance please.

This course is very popular and spaces get filled quickly. 2 places left. to book contact Pauline on 07729 829 209

Dorset Button Workshop

By request, as the last workshop was so popular, we are holding another Dorset Buttons Workshop on Saturday March 1st at 2.00 - 4.00 pm.
All materials provided along with tea and cake. £10.
3 places remaining.

Call Pauline to book your place 07729 829 209