VAC Gallery Workshop Programme Spring 2014

VAC Workshop & Events Programme. January – March, 2014 Day Date Time Cost Title Tutor Details Tues 14 Jan 7pm free All Wed 22 Jan 1-4pm £18 Refreshments will be served Materials included Wed 5 Feb 10-3pm £25 Sat 8 Feb 10-3pm £25 Mon 10 Feb 10-3pm £25 Consultation Evening The future of VAC, planning and development. Paper Collage and Artists Trading Cards Linked closely to our Mail Art Project Mixed Media Collage Working on a 20x20 canvas using a variety of materials Vintage Watercolour Greeting Cards, using a variety of paint techniques, you will be create a card with a possible Valentine’s Day theme. Wire Birds & other Assemblages, Creating birds etc using fine wire to form small sculptural pieces that can sit on branches, tea cups, or metal objects etc Wed 12 Feb 10-3pm £25 Tues 18 Feb 10-3pm Thurs Thurs 27 Feb 6March 7-9pm 7-9pm Wed 12 Mar 10-3pm Wed 19Mar 10-3pm Sat 22 Mar 10-3pm Mark Making for Stitch A fun way to develop a range of marks using a variety of tools that will be transferred into stitch designs. £25 Pin Hole Photography Learn to take black and white photographs using only a box or tin. Results are amazing! £25 for Needle Felted Dollies both Dressing Dolly workshops This workshop is in two parts: Part 1 , creating the needle felted dolls with anatomical features. Part 2 dressing the characters using image transfer techniques & decoration on the garments. £25 Drawing with Wire, creating interesting forms using wire to draw a continual lined shape. £25 Vintage Textiles Brooch, this workshop involves making a brooch in the style of ‘Steam Punk’ jewellery using a variety of materials and image transfer techniques on fabric. £25 Paint Techniques: used in the Restoration of Stately Homes. This artist has appeared on TV demonstrating his art which involves marbling, wood graining etc used as part of his work in conservation and restoration. Treena Fiona + materials Becs Inclusive of materials Jill W + materials & tools Gill See handout Emma + photographic paper Jaz Jaz +materials & tools Jaz Inclusive of materials Jaz + materials David See handout Book a place at VAC Gallery, via DAN office (Northwich library), DAN website ( or via email ([email protected]) queries to [email protected]