Feel Connected Creatively
While we can’t come together in person at the moment, art can help us stay feeling connected, creative and calm.
So while our doors at pitchblue are closed we’d love you to take part one or more of our online courses & projects.
We are pleased to announce our new online courses …
Printmaking – zoom workshop
Saturday 25th July 10:00 – 12:30
£40 – includes zoom workshop, tutor support and materials
An exciting online workshop to explore printmaking techniques.
We will guide you step-by-step, via Zoom, how to create your own unique, reusable print blocks.
You will create a range of print blocks to produce single print motifs or repeating patterns.
We will look at layering of colours and patterns to create exciting imagery on paper or fabric.
Make your own sketchbook
Where, you’ll be taken – step by step – through how to create
and fill your own beautiful and unique sketchbook.
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Our free online projects are all still available below.
There’s no deadline on any of them. Just pick one!
Online Project 4 – Transform paper
Alter the surface … manipulate it … engineer it!
Some words to get you started …
Tear, cut, slash, fold, scrunch, weave,
punch, pierce, sand, roll, weave, burn, layer.
Use any paper you have, plain, printed, textured.
Paint your paper, before … or after!
Create different styles of image,
realistic, abstract, geometric, sculptural!
Online Project 3 – Zoom
Pause … give yourself a little time to look around at unexpected sources.
Spectacular colour or a suprising image will emerge.
Whether you are in the garden, sorting out a cupboard or on a tea break, take time to organise your observations.
Using an A4 piece of paper, make your own viewfinder.
Zoom in to your subject … (as with a close up lens).
Using media of your choice enlarge your ‘zoom’ image to A4 and …
Online Project 2 – Egg or Stone painting.
Get creative and decorate eggs or stones to your heart’s content.
Decorate an egg or stone and photograph them on display!
Get the little ones to have a go!
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