2016 is the year to get creative
Well another year is here already and we at South West Art Workshops are vowing to make it the most creative one yet! If you, like us have resolved to get more in touch with your arty side for 2016, then take a peek at out top 10 activities to try this year!
10. UPDATE YOUR HOME
Learn how to make your own curtains and cushion covers and update your house for a new look this year. Come along to our 10 week Soft Furnishing Course and learn from scratch. Kristie Alsop eat your heart out! http://www.swartworkshops.co.uk/event/soft-furnishing-course/
9. SUSTAINABLY CREATIVE
Is your new years’ resolution to be more sustainable and environmentally conscious? Do you also want to be more creative? Well you’re in luck! We have a Sustainable Printmaking Course that is perfect for you http://www.swartworkshops.co.uk/event/sustainable-printmaking/
8. URBAN ARTS
Hire an artist to come to you and teach you all about the urban art of Graffiti! Whether you are a school, community group, corporate customer or want some one-to-one tuition why not hire an artist to teach you the tricks of graffiti?: http://www.swartworkshops.co.uk/workshops/#!/search_workshops=graffiti
7. CREATIVE WRITING
Explore different genres and get inspired to get writing! Looking at poetry, short stories, building characters and how to set a scene. Get lost in a world of your own creation with this 6 week Creative Writing course; http://www.swartworkshops.co.uk/event/creative-writing-course/
6. MAKE ART AND FRIENDS
Learn something new and meet new people on this brilliant 8 week Creative Women’s Mornings course! 8 fun packed weeks exploring all types of mediums, allowing you to expand your skill base and get thoroughly inspired! http://www.swartworkshops.co.uk/event/creative-womens-mornings/
5. SCULPT WITH CHICKEN WIRE
Get involved with this tactile and malleable medium and learn how to make beautiful sculptures for your home or garden. An exciting one day workshop in Chicken Wire Sculpture: http://www.swartworkshops.co.uk/event/chicken-wire-sculpture-workshop/
4. STONE LETTER CUTTING
Learn how to cut letters in stone and make your own house sign! This 2 day workshop walks you through all the steps of Stone Letter Cutting: http://www.swartworkshops.co.uk/event/stone-letter-cutting/
3. YOU CAN DRAW
Everyone can draw with the right tutoring! We have got the most fantastic tutor – Max Hale, who gives you all the tricks and skills you need to get drawing. This 2 day “You Can Draw!” workshop is a MUST for all beginners or those getting back into it: http://www.swartworkshops.co.uk/event/can-draw-workshop/
There are all sorts of printmaking techniques. This one day Printing With Stencils and Rollers is one of the most fun, dynamic and creative ways of having a go without needing a ton of equipment! http://www.swartworkshops.co.uk/event/printing-stencils-rollers/
1. HIRE AN ARTIST
Have you got an event coming up this year that you want to make as personal and individual as you are? Why not hire an artist to make it that bit more magical? Whether you want a Circus Workshop and performer at your party, you want to Make Your Own Wedding ring with your husband/wife to be, you fancy some brilliant mud stomping fun at your festival with our Gumboot Dancing workshop or want to get all the girls together for a fun crafting day, we have got it all! Get in touch with one of the team to find out what we have got that will make 2016 the best and most creative year yet!
Wedding ring workshop!