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Summer Classes and Workshops

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*Featuring*

Summer Holiday

Art Sessions

For Young People

From 25 July 2022 onwards

New art sessions in the first week of the school holidays. Mornings are dedicated to young people going into Yrs 7, 8 & 9. And afternoons are reserved for young people going into Yrs 10 & 11. We’ll be opening our studio at different times over the summer for young people (Yrs 12 & 13) to work on personal art projects and learn advanced techniques.

NEW Family Learning Workshops & Parents & Baby Creative Time

From 09 Aug 2022

New family learning willow lantern making workshops and our new parent & baby creative time starts this summer. 

WHAT’S ON WHEN

30 June 2022 – 30 Aug 2022

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June

5 Week Extended Drawing Course with Jane Scrivener – Week 1

Using observational drawing as a starting point, you will explore ways of developing your work to find new ways of expression. With professional artist & tutor, Jane Scrivener. Thursday mornings. 

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10:30 am

Spacecraft Westbury

30

June

Life Drawing Session

Last Thursday of the month life drawing session. Self guided. 6pm – 8pm. 

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6.00pm

Spacecraft Westbury

05

July

Tuesday Evening Drawing Class – On Location

Drop-in drawing class on location at the beautiful All Saints’ Church in Westbury. 

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6.00pm

All Saints' Church, Westbury

07

July

5 Week Extended Drawing Course with Jane Scrivener – Week 2

Using observational drawing as a starting point, you will explore ways of developing your work to find new ways of expression. With professional artist & tutor, Jane Scrivener. Thursday mornings. 

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10:30 am

Spacecraft Westbury

12

July

Tuesday Evening Drawing Class – On Location

Drop-in drawing class on location at the beautiful All Saints’ Church in Westbury. 

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6.00pm

All Saints' Church, Westbury

14

July

5 Week Extended Drawing Course with Jane Scrivener – Week 3

Using observational drawing as a starting point, you will explore ways of developing your work to find new ways of expression. With professional artist & tutor, Jane Scrivener. Thursday mornings. 

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10:30 am

Spacecraft Westbury

16

July

Bookbinding Saturday Workshop 

A three-hour workshop in the traditional art of bookbinding

Design and make your own Leather Butterfly Longstitch Notebook with expert tuition from professional maker Jane Hardstaff.

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2.00pm

Spacecraft Westbury

19

July

Tuesday Evening Drawing Class – On Location

Drop-in drawing class on location at the beautiful All Saints’ Church in Westbury. 

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6.00pm

All Saints' Church, Westbury

20

July

The Write Space with Sam Osbiston

In this 3-hour writing class, you will be exploring ways to evoke the spirit of summer – allowing your curiosity to lead you into a creative adventure full of mischief, mystery and magic. With writer’s coach, Sam Osbiston.

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10.00am

Spacecraft Westbury

21

July

5 Week Extended Drawing Course with Jane Scrivener – Week 4

Using observational drawing as a starting point, you will explore ways of developing your work to find new ways of expression. With professional artist & tutor, Jane Scrivener. Thursday mornings. 

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10:30 am

Spacecraft Westbury

25

July

Art Session | Yrs 7, 8 & 9

New creative sessions for young people going into Yrs 7, 8 & 9. Each morning we’ll focus on a new creative project and learn a new art technique used by professional artists and makers. Suitable for young people with a real interest in art. All materials provided.

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10:30 am

Spacecraft Westbury

25

July

Art Session | Yrs 10 & 11

New creative sessions for young people going into Yrs 10 & 11. Each afternoon we’ll focus on a new creative project and explore advanced techniques used by professional artists and makers. Suitable for young people with a real interest in art. All materials provided.

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2.00pm

Spacecraft Westbury

26

July

Art Session | Yrs 7, 8 & 9

New creative sessions for young people going into Yrs 7, 8 & 9. Each morning we’ll focus on a new creative project and learn a new art technique used by professional artists and makers. Suitable for young people with a real interest in art. All materials provided.

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10:30 am

Spacecraft Westbury

26

July

Art Session | Yrs 10 & 11

New creative sessions for young people going into Yrs 10 & 11. Each afternoon we’ll focus on a new creative project and explore advanced techniques used by professional artists and makers. Suitable for young people with a real interest in art. All materials provided.

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2.00pm

Spacecraft Westbury

27

July

Art Session | Yrs 7, 8 & 9

New creative sessions for young people going into Yrs 7, 8 & 9. Each morning we’ll focus on a new creative project and learn a new art technique used by professional artists and makers. Suitable for young people with a real interest in art. All materials provided.

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10:30 am

Spacecraft Westbury

27

July

Art Session | Yrs 10 & 11

New creative sessions for young people going into Yrs 10 & 11. Each afternoon we’ll focus on a new creative project and explore advanced techniques used by professional artists and makers. Suitable for young people with a real interest in art. All materials provided.

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2.00pm

Spacecraft Westbury

28

July

Art Session | Yrs 7, 8 & 9

New creative sessions for young people going into Yrs 7, 8 & 9. Each morning we’ll focus on a new creative project and learn a new art technique used by professional artists and makers. Suitable for young people with a real interest in art. All materials provided.

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10:30 am

Spacecraft Westbury

28

July

5 Week Extended Drawing Course with Jane Scrivener – Week 5

Using observational drawing as a starting point, you will explore ways of developing your work to find new ways of expression. With professional artist & tutor, Jane Scrivener. Thursday mornings. 

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10:30 am

Spacecraft Westbury

28

July

Art Session | Yrs 10 & 11

New creative sessions for young people going into Yrs 10 & 11. Each afternoon we’ll focus on a new creative project and explore advanced techniques used by professional artists and makers. Suitable for young people with a real interest in art. All materials provided.

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2.00pm

Spacecraft Westbury

28

July

Life Drawing Session

Last Thursday of the month life drawing session. Self guided. 6pm – 8pm. 

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6.00pm

Spacecraft Westbury

29

July

Art Session | Yrs 7, 8 & 9

New creative sessions for young people going into Yrs 7, 8 & 9. Each morning we’ll focus on a new creative project and learn a new art technique used by professional artists and makers. Suitable for young people with a real interest in art. All materials provided.

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10:30 am

Spacecraft Westbury

29

July

Art Session | Yrs 10 & 11

New creative sessions for young people going into Yrs 10 & 11. Each afternoon we’ll focus on a new creative project and explore advanced techniques used by professional artists and makers. Suitable for young people with a real interest in art. All materials provided.

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2.00pm

Spacecraft Westbury

09

Aug

Willow Lantern Workshop | Family Learning

Join us this summer for new family learning activities – create stunning, large-scale outdoor lanterns with artist & tutor Jennie Quigley in 2hour workshops. On Friday, at dusk, all lanterns created during the week will be illuminated outside the shop in an exciting outdoor exhibition and celebration party. 

Families can book onto one or more workshops during the week.

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10.00am

Spacecraft Westbury

09

Aug

Open Studio Session | Yrs 12 & 13

Space for Artists Yrs 12 & 13 to work. 

We are opening-up our large studio space on the ground floor for A-Level students at different times during the summer holidays. This is a working artists’ studio, providing students space to work and access to resources in focused sessions.  Sessions are £5 for 2 hours and includes refreshments. Students can come to learn new art techniques, or simply use the space and time to work on their own projects. 

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2.00pm

Spacecraft Westbury

10

Aug

Willow Lantern Workshop | Family Learning

Join us this summer for new family learning activities – create stunning, large-scale outdoor lanterns with artist & tutor Jennie Quigley in 2hour workshops. On Friday, at dusk, all lanterns created during the week will be illuminated outside the shop in an exciting outdoor exhibition and celebration party. 

Families can book onto one or more workshops during the week.

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10.00am

Spacecraft Westbury

10

Aug

Mixed Media Art Workshop  | With Helen Chester

Create your own contemporary artwork on canvas in this 2hr workshop using acrylic paint techniques & beautiful gold leaf. No previous experience is required.  The techniques you will learn with professional artist, Helen Chester, produce incredible results. Take home your own work of art, ready to hang.

Wednesday 10 August 2022, 2pm – 4pm All material & equipment provided.

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2.00pm

Spacecraft Westbury

11

Aug

Willow Lantern Workshop | Family Learning

Join us this summer for new family learning activities – create stunning, large-scale outdoor lanterns with artist & tutor Jennie Quigley in 2hour workshops. On Friday, at dusk, all lanterns created during the week will be illuminated outside the shop in an exciting outdoor exhibition and celebration party. 

Families can book onto one or more workshops during the week.

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10.00am

Spacecraft Westbury

11

Aug

Open Studio Session | Yrs 12 & 13

Space for Artists Yrs 12 & 13 to work. 

We are opening-up our large studio space on the ground floor for A-Level students at different times during the summer holidays. This is a working artists’ studio, providing students space to work and access to resources in focused sessions.  Sessions are £5 for 2 hours and includes refreshments. Students can come to learn new art techniques, or simply use the space and time to work on their own projects. 

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2.00pm

Spacecraft Westbury

16

Aug

Parent & Baby Creative Time 

For parents and carers with children between 0 – 3. Take part in creative fun with your baby/toddler in these new relaxed drop-in sessions. A chance to meet up with other parents and have a drink made for you. This is a pilot project of 3 sessions over the summer which we’ll look to continue if parents and carers are interested.

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10.00am

Spacecraft Westbury

17

Aug

Drawing On Location | Plein Air

Drawing on location at the wonderful White Horse Equestrian Centre, Long River Farm, Newtown, Westbury. A unique day of life drawing on the farm with drawing tutor…and the horses. Meet at the café at 9.45am for coffee and welcomes. Lunches and refreshment are included in the course fee.  

All drawing activities during the day will be safe and enjoyable. Thank you to our partners at the White Horse Equestrian Centre allowing us to offer such a unique drawing experience.

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9.45am

White Horse Equestrian Centre

19

Aug

Advanced Acrylic Pour Workshop

Learn new advanced acrylic pour techniques with professional abstract artist, Angie Salfield. Experiment on two canvases to take home. It will take place in an informal friendly environment in a small group. Tea and coffee and all materials will be provided.

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2.00pm

Spacecraft Westbury

23

Aug

Parent & Baby Creative Time 

For parents and carers with children between 0 – 3. Take part in creative fun with your baby/toddler in these new relaxed drop-in sessions. A chance to meet up with other parents and have a drink made for you. This is a pilot project of 3 sessions over the summer which we’ll look to continue if parents and carers are interested.

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10.00am

Spacecraft Westbury

23

Aug

Open Studio Session | Yrs 12 & 13

Space for Artists Yrs 12 & 13 to work. 

We are opening-up our large studio space on the ground floor for A-Level students at different times during the summer holidays. This is a working artists’ studio, providing students space to work and access to resources in focused sessions.  Sessions are £5 for 2 hours and includes refreshments. Students can come to learn new art techniques, or simply use the space and time to work on their own projects. 

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2.00pm

Spacecraft Westbury

24

Aug

Daytime Life Drawing 

A full day of self-guided life drawing with a professional artists’ model.

10am – 3pm, allowing us more time for longer poses.

 *Please arrive at 9.45pm for coffee and set-up *

Please bring own equipment. Refreshments for very civilised tea-breaks/rest periods are provided. Please note we will be breaking for lunch for 1 hour.

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9.45am

Spacecraft Westbury

25

Aug

Open Studio Session | Yrs 12 & 13

Space for Artists Yrs 12 & 13 to work. 

We are opening-up our large studio space on the ground floor for A-Level students at different times during the summer holidays. This is a working artists’ studio, providing students space to work and access to resources in focused sessions.  Sessions are £5 for 2 hours and includes refreshments. Students can come to learn new art techniques, or simply use the space and time to work on their own projects. 

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2.00pm

Spacecraft Westbury

25

Aug

Life Drawing Session

Last Thursday of the month life drawing session. Self guided. 6pm – 8pm. 

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6.00pm

Spacecraft Westbury

26

Aug

Illustrate Your Own Graphic Novel

Working with a published graphic novel illustrator you will learn how to develop your characters, create worlds, explore dynamic drawing styles and learn about the submission process to indie publishers. Come with a synopsis, a sketch book and a pencil. This workshop will be full on…fun.

Friday 26 August 2022, 10am – 5.30pm including a power lunch where we will carb up for the afternoon session.

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10.00am

Spacecraft Westbury

30

Aug

Parent & Baby Creative Time 

For parents and carers with children between 0 – 3. Take part in creative fun with your baby/toddler in these new relaxed drop-in sessions. A chance to meet up with other parents and have a drink made for you. This is a pilot project of 3 sessions over the summer which we’ll look to continue if parents and carers are interested.

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10.00am

Spacecraft Westbury

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