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131 courses

Abstract Painting - Beginners

This course is designed for you to explore the power of line, colour and texture to develop your own abstract painting.

Be prepared to step out of your comfort zone, be challenged, be bold, and have fun!

10/01/2022 - Mon (14:00-17:00) - Parkshot Campus - 10 weeks - £243.00 - C02305-212202
25/04/2022 - Mon (14:00-17:00) - Parkshot Campus - 10 weeks - £243.00 - C02305-212203

Advanced Practice - Photography

Over the past few years we have detected a shift in demand among those studying at RAS at higher levels, away from qualifications towards a more practical, skills-based but nevertheless challenging and analytical provision.

In response to this change in demand we have developed a range of new Advanced Practice pathways in popular disciplines. From January 2020, self-motivated makers and artists will be able to develop and extend their own explorations in art & design; pathways include Painting & Drawing, 3D Ceramics, Glass, Photography and Film Making (see individual course...

07/01/2022 - Fri (10:00-16:00) - Parkshot Campus - 11 weeks - £595.00 - C02146-212202

Art and Design for Well-being

(Women Only)

This course is designed to build your sense of well-being and develop self-confidence through exploring your creativity.
Over 2 weekend sessions you will focus on a variety of drawing, painting and craft techniques designed to stretch your creative ability and extend your technical skills.
In addition to learning a variety of arts and crafts your course will help you to set your own manageable goals and recognise your own personal responses to social and emotional situations. Your course will include tips and strategies about how to manage stress and develop...

Please note that this course is for women only.
05/02/2022 - Sat (09:00-17:00), Sun (09:00-16:00) - 1 weeks - £76.00/FREE - WR0062-212206
Please note that this course is for women only.
14/05/2022 - Sat (09:00-17:00), Sun (09:00-16:00) - 1 weeks - £76.00/FREE - WR0062-212207

Bookbinding Workshop - Intermediate (Untutored)

Come along to our Bookbinding Workshop to spend some quality time working on your bookbinding or book conservation projects.

This is a lovely, welcoming intermediate group with some learners who have been attending for many years, and some newer to the college.

Please note that this is an Untutored Workshop, so this is for experienced bookbinders who can work on their own projects. There will be a tutor available to offer technical advice and keep an eye on health and safety in the room, but they will not be teaching the class.

24/02/2022 - Thu (10:00-13:00) - Parkshot Campus - 21 weeks - £354.00 - C00125-212202

Build your own Terrarium

You will learn how a terrarium works; how these self-contained ecosystems survive so well on their own and how to look after them.

19/01/2022 - Wed (19:00-21:00) - Parkshot Campus - 1 weeks - £42.00 - C02106-212201

Ceramics - An Introduction to Making

This course is designed for learners who are complete beginners or who have very limited experience of working with clay. Starting with fundamental techniques and progressing skills throughout the course, there will be an emphasis on hand-building.

11/01/2022 - Tue (09:30-12:30) - Parkshot Campus - 5 weeks - £128.00 - C02817-212201

Ceramics - Handbuilding & Decorating Techniques - All Levels

If you already have a good level of ceramics experience from previous courses and practical work, and consider yourself to be intermediate level, then this course is for you.
We will cover hand building techniques and take an in depth look at the wide range of decorative techniques you can use with clay.

05/01/2022 - Wed (18:30-21:30) - Parkshot Campus - 12 weeks - £294.00 - C02464-212202
20/04/2022 - Wed (18:30-21:30) - Parkshot Campus - 12 weeks - £294.00 - C02464-212203

Ceramics - Plaster, Mouldmaking, Slipcasting & Decorating - Beginners

This course aims to teach you how to make your own moulds and vessels with the slip cast method. We will cover also press moulding techniques, and take an in depth look at the wide range of decorative techniques you can use with clay and slip.

08/01/2022 - Sat (09:30-12:30) - Parkshot Campus - 11 weeks - £271.00 - C02367-212202
23/04/2022 - Sat (09:30-12:30) - 12 weeks - £294.00 - C02367-212203

Ceramics - Plaster, Mouldmaking, Slipcasting & Decorating - Intermediate

If you already have a good level of ceramics experience from previous courses and practical work, and consider yourself to be intermediate level in mould making and slip casting, then this course is for you. We will cover, and take an in depth look at the multiple part of mould making, and colouring of slips alongside the wide range of decorative techniques you can use with slip and clay.

08/01/2022 - Sat (13:30-16:30) - Parkshot Campus - 11 weeks - £271.00 - C02368-212202
23/04/2022 - Sat (13:30-16:30) - 12 weeks - £294.00 - C02368-212203

Ceramics for Wellbeing

This course will give you the chance to explore ceramics and its potential for creative output, and in doing so improving your wellbeing. You will learn techniques to make simple items and learn about decoration and glazing.

17/01/2022 - Mon (17:30-20:00) - Parkshot Campus - 6 weeks - £133.00 - C01453-212203
21/02/2022 - Mon (17:30-20:00) - Parkshot Campus - 6 weeks - £133.00 - C01453-212204
18/04/2022 - Mon (17:30-20:00) - Parkshot Campus - 5 weeks - £113.00 - C01453-212205
06/06/2022 - Mon (17:30-20:00) - Parkshot Campus - 6 weeks - £133.00 - C01453-212206

Ceramics Handbuilding & Throwing - All Levels

This is a general ceramics course which covers most methods of making pots including throwing on the potter's wheel. Interspersed with this, you will learn several decorating and firing techniques.

10/01/2022 - Mon (10:00-13:00) - Parkshot Campus - 11 weeks - £261.00 - C00117-212202
18/04/2022 - Mon (10:00-13:00) - 12 weeks - £284.00 - C00117-212203

Ceramics Handbuilding & Throwing - All Levels (Eve)

This course is designed to let you follow your preferred style of making. You will be shown a range of techniques, and once you have mastered each technique you can choose how you would like to form with clay. Pinching, building with soft slabs and throwing will be covered for the beginners.

06/01/2022 - Thu (18:30-21:30) - Parkshot Campus - 12 weeks - £294.00 - C00539-212204
21/04/2022 - Thu (18:30-21:30) - Parkshot Campus - 12 weeks - £294.00 - C00539-212206

Ceramics Handbuilding & Throwing - Intermediate

If you have some experience of ceramics and would like to develop your skills further, perhaps with a view to selling or exhibiting your work, or just for pleasure, then this course is for you.

04/01/2022 - Tue (13:30-16:30) - Parkshot Campus - 12 weeks - £395.00 - C00421-212202
19/04/2022 - Tue (13:30-16:30) - 12 weeks - £395.00 - C00421-212203

Ceramics Handbuilding - Beginners/Improvers

This course is designed to introduce you to ceramic handbuilding techniques. The course is suitable for beginners and more experienced ceramicists. During this course you will be able to experiment with different types of clay, glazes and decorating techniques to create ceramic forms either functional or sculptural.

10/01/2022 - Mon (14:00-17:00) - Parkshot Campus - 11 weeks - £271.00 - C01351-212202
18/04/2022 - Mon (14:00-17:00) - 12 weeks - £294.00 - C01351-212203

Ceramics Handbuilding Workshop

This is suitable for you if you are a beginners or a more experienced ceramicist. During this course you will be able to experiment with different types of clay and glazes to create ceramic artworks.

You will explore different methods of making ceramics, which will vary from term to term. As well as learning the various skills applicable to ceramic making, decorative techniques and glazing skills will also be taught. Tools are provided but please bring an overall and a notebook.

04/01/2022 - Tue (18:30-21:30) - Parkshot Campus - 11 weeks - £271.00 - C00605-212202
19/04/2022 - Tue (18:30-21:30) - Parkshot Campus - 12 weeks - £294.00 - C00605-212203

Ceramics Throwing - Absolute Beginners

This course is designed for learners who are complete beginners or who have very limited experience of using the potter’s wheel. Starting with fundamental techniques and progressing skills throughout the term, there will be an emphasis on making tableware using stoneware clay.

04/01/2022 - Tue (18:30-21:30) - Parkshot Campus - 12 weeks - £294.00 - C02031-212202
19/04/2022 - Tue (18:30-21:30) - 12 weeks - £294.00 - C02031-212203

Ceramics Throwing - Beginners

This exciting, hands-on course is designed to introduce you to throwing pots on an electric pottery wheel.

06/01/2022 - Thu (14:00-17:00) - Parkshot Campus - 12 weeks - £294.00 - C01338-212202
21/04/2022 - Thu (14:00-17:00) - 12 weeks - £294.00 - C01338-212203

Ceramics Throwing - Beginners/Post Beginners

This course aims to teach you how to make pots and vessels using the potter's wheel.

04/01/2022 - Tue (09:30-12:30) - Parkshot Campus - 12 weeks - £395.00 - C00423-212202
19/04/2022 - Tue (09:30-12:30) - 12 weeks - £395.00 - C00423-212203

Ceramics Throwing - Intermediate

This course is designed to give you the opportunity to spend an extended time each week working on your own throwing projects. The class is longer than the normal, giving you the time to practice and hone your throwing skills. You will be supported and guided by your tutor, who is an experienced and professional potter. You can work on your own ideas or be inspired by a variety of projects suggested by your tutor.

10/01/2022 - Mon (18:30-21:30) - Parkshot Campus - 11 weeks - £271.00 - C01305-212203
23/02/2022 - Wed (13:30-16:30) - 19 weeks - £456.00 - C01305-212204
18/04/2022 - Mon (18:30-21:30) - 12 weeks - £294.00 - C01305-212205

Ceramics Throwing Advanced Masterclass with Emma Johnstone

This masterclass course is designed to give you the opportunity to spend an extended time each week working on your own throwing projects. The class is longer than the normal, giving you the time to practice and hone your throwing skills. You will be supported and guided by your tutor, who is an experienced and professional potter. You can work on your own ideas or be inspired by a variety of projects suggested by your tutor.

Emma Johnstone is a London-based contemporary ceramicist skilled in throwing, decorating techniques and the dramatic firing process of raku.

24/02/2022 - Thu (09:30-13:30) - Parkshot Campus - 18 weeks - £763.00 - C00116-212202

Ceramics Throwing, Handbuilding & Decorating Techniques - Intermediate

If you already have a good level of ceramics experience from previous courses and practical work, and consider yourself to be intermediate level, then this course is for you. We will cover hand building and throwing techniques, and take an in depth look at the wide range of decorative techniques you can use with clay.

05/01/2022 - Wed (09:30-12:30) - Parkshot Campus - 12 weeks - £395.00 - C00422-212202
20/04/2022 - Wed (09:30-12:30) - 12 weeks - £395.00 - C00422-212203

Clothesmaking - Intermediate

Our fun, practical course will ensure you become confident making garments to fit. You will reach a higher level of competence using commercial patterns, plus choosing fabrics and styles that compliment you.

You can work on the class project of a shirt dress but also have the opportunity to choose your own pattern to sew. Alternately you may wish to learn skills necessary to up cycle or repurpose a garment or simply mend or refit a well loved garment.

11/01/2022 - Tue (18:30-21:30) - Parkshot Campus - 11 weeks - £369.00 - C01263-212202
13/01/2022 - Thu (10:00-13:00) - Parkshot Campus - 11 weeks - £369.00 - C01263-212203
19/04/2022 - Tue (18:30-21:30) - Parkshot Campus - 12 weeks - £400.00 - C01263-212204

Clothesmaking - Intermediate/Advanced

On this course you will sew a dress from a pattern using fine or luxury fabric such as silk. You?ll learn how to cut, sew and work neatly. Suitable for those with sewing experience.

21/04/2022 - Thu (10:00-13:00) - 11 weeks - £354.00 - C02162-212202

Clothesmaking for Beginners

As an absolute beginner you will be shown how to use the sewing machine and join in the group projects of a cushion cover and bag before moving on to an A line skirt to your measurements. You will use a commercial pattern, plus choose a fabric that compliments you.

Working from a simple pattern, you will be guided step by step through choosing the right pattern size, adapting the pattern to your measurements, laying out your pattern pieces and cutting out the fabric. You will learn sewing techniques such as seams, zips, waist facings and hems to produce the skirt in a fabric of your...

10/01/2022 - Mon (18:30-21:30) - Parkshot Campus - 11 weeks - £271.00 - C02778-212202
25/04/2022 - Mon (18:30-21:30) - Parkshot Campus - 10 weeks - £248.00 - C02778-212203

Clothesmaking with Recycled Fabrics

Look at old clothes in a whole new way. From simple, practical alterations and stylish mending techniques to more ambitious re-making, gain the skills to give your wardrobe a creative make over!

28/04/2022 - Thu (14:00-17:00) - 10 weeks - £322.00 - C02161-212203

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