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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!

20/09/2021 - Mon (14:00-17:00) - Parkshot Campus - 10 weeks - £243.00 - C02305-212201
10/01/2022 - Mon (14:00-17:00) - 10 weeks - £243.00 - C02305-212202
18/04/2022 - Mon (14:00-17:00) - 10 weeks - £243.00 - C02305-212203

Advanced Practice - 3D Ceramics

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 September 2019, 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...

17/09/2021 - Fri (10:00-16:00) - Parkshot Campus - 36 weeks - £1530.00 - C01916-212201

Advanced Practice - Film Making

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...

17/09/2021 - Fri (10:00-16:00) - Parkshot Campus - 12 weeks - £647.00 - C02147-212201
07/01/2022 - Fri (10:00-16:00) - 11 weeks - £595.00 - C02147-212202

Advanced Practice - Fine Art Painting & Drawing

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...

17/09/2021 - Fri (10:00-16:00) - Parkshot Campus - 36 weeks - £1917.00 - C02145-212201

Advanced Practice - Glass

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...

17/09/2021 - Fri (10:00-16:00) - Parkshot Campus - 36 weeks - £1585.00 - C02168-212201

Advanced Practice - Photography

This course may be delivered online - please see the course information box to confirm.

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...

17/09/2021 - Fri (10:00-16:00) - Parkshot Campus - 12 weeks - £647.00 - C02146-212201
07/01/2022 - Fri (10:00-16:00) - ONLINE COURSE, see Additional Information - 11 weeks - £595.00 - C02146-212202

Advanced Practice - Printmaking

This intensive course is designed for those who want to become practising Printmakers. Consequently, throughout the course there will be a strong emphasis on developing your individual creative professional practice. You will be expected to work independently and structure your own learning with tailored guidance and feedback from your tutor.

This course teaches professional skills for printmakers. It includes advanced studio practice, print editioning and places an emphasis on aiding the production of high quality work. Whether you are a printmaker who would like better studio...

11/01/2022 - Tue (10:00-16:00) - 12 weeks - £647.00 - C02732-212201

An Introduction to Family Portraiture - ESOL

The Portraiture Introduction course will teach you the basics of how to:

Set up a professional photography studio, learn lighting techniques to help capture professional standard photographs for your portfolio.

Learn how to direct and position your models, how to get the best shots of children and capture beautiful portraits.

Professional skills relating to setting up your own portrait photography business including an introduction to equipment, skills and how to develop a portfolio for freelance work.

How to use manual settings using a DSLR camera in...

26/08/2021 - Thu (13:00-16:00) - Parkshot Campus - 1 weeks - £15.00/FREE - C02767-212201

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.
20/11/2021 - Sat (09:00-17:00), Sun (09:00-16:00) - 1 weeks - £76.00/FREE - WR0062-212205
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 (Tutored)

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.

09/09/2021 - Thu (13:00-16:00) - Parkshot Campus - 19 weeks - £322.00 - C00125-212201
24/02/2022 - Thu (13:00-16:00) - 17 weeks - £553.00 - C00125-212202

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.

09/09/2021 - Thu (13:00-16:00) - Parkshot Campus - 19 weeks - £322.00 - C00125-212201
24/02/2022 - Thu (13:00-16:00) - 17 weeks - £553.00 - 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.

10/11/2021 - Wed (19:00-21:00) - 1 weeks - £42.00 - C02106-212201

Ceramic Handbuilding & Throwing - Intermediate - Summer School

This one week course is designed to introduce you to ceramic decorating techniques on soft clay, leatherhard clay and fired clay .

26/07/2021 - Mon - Fri (10:00-16:00) - Parkshot Campus - 1 weeks - £190.00 - C01765-202101

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.

08/09/2021 - Wed (18:30-21:30) - Parkshot Campus - 13 weeks - £317.00 - C02464-212201
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.

11/09/2021 - Sat (09:30-12:30) - Parkshot Campus - 13 weeks - £317.00 - C02367-212201
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.

11/09/2021 - Sat (13:30-16:30) - Parkshot Campus - 13 weeks - £317.00 - C02368-212201
26/02/2022 - Sat (13:30-16:30) - 11 weeks - £294.00 - 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.

06/09/2021 - Mon (17:30-20:00) - Parkshot Campus - 7 weeks - £152.00 - C01453-212201
01/11/2021 - Mon (17:30-20:00) - Parkshot Campus - 6 weeks - £133.00 - C01453-212202
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.

06/09/2021 - Mon (10:00-13:00) - Parkshot Campus - 13 weeks - £307.00 - C00117-212201
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.

09/09/2021 - Thu (18:30-21:30) - Parkshot Campus - 13 weeks - £317.00 - C00539-212202
06/01/2022 - Thu (18:30-21:30) - Parkshot Campus - 12 weeks - £294.00 - C00539-212204
21/04/2022 - Thu (18:30-21:30) - 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.

07/09/2021 - Tue (13:30-16:30) - Parkshot Campus - 13 weeks - £427.00 - C00421-212201
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.

06/09/2021 - Mon (14:00-17:00) - Parkshot Campus - 13 weeks - £317.00 - C01351-212201
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.

14/09/2021 - Tue (18:30-21:30) - Parkshot Campus - 12 weeks - £294.00 - C00605-212201
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 Handbuilding Workshop - Untutored

This is an untutored workshop designed to give you time in the studio to work on your own projects. A technician is on hand to help with technical issues.

This course is for current RACC students only.

*** Workshop on 21st/22nd July is hand build only - no wheels available ***

17/08/2021 - Tue, Wed (10:00-14:30) - Parkshot Campus - 1 weeks - £59.00 - C01330-212201
25/08/2021 - Wed, Thu, Fri (10:00-14:00) - Parkshot Campus - 1 weeks - £76.00 - C01330-212202
25/10/2021 - Mon, Tue (10:00-16:00) - Parkshot Campus - 1 weeks - £66.00 - C01330-212203

Ceramics Summer Workshop - Summer School

This course is designed to enable learners, already acquainted with the pottery here at RACC, to have three days to play and create as well as finish off items from previous sessions. You will have access to the plaster room as well as the glaze and pottery areas.
A tutor will be present for advice and with projects, if required, but it is recommended that you plan your days.

A technician will also be on hand.

This is not a beginner’s course, learners should know basics of working with clay

09/08/2021 - Mon, Tue, Wed (10:00-16:00) - Parkshot Campus - 1 weeks - £128.00 - C01736-212201

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.

07/09/2021 - Tue (18:30-21:30) - Parkshot Campus - 13 weeks - £317.00 - C02031-212201
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

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