The Project 2017 GLOWING EMBERS Gipton Fire Station, opened in 1937, closed its doors for service in autumn 2015. Gipton Fire Station is a beautiful 1930′s building and it will become, after some internal building work, a base for a number of community organisations (including Space2) and a centre for community activity. Gipton Fire Station […]

Life and Movement Drawing at the Hepworth

Beautifully set amongst the Forest of Jumpers in the JW Anderson exhibition at the Hepworth Wakefield, this experimental drawing workshop proved to be an inspiration for the students from Wakefield College. Life drawing has historically been a core skill but with recent cuts in budget, it has been one of the first things to suffer […]

Introduction to linocutting

Introduction to linocutting Come and have a go at this lovely print technique, all materials and tuition are included. The Magpie, Albion Square, opp Marks and Spenser’s 24th June 10am – 1pm £45 (Places are limited so booking is essential) To book a place please ring The Magpie 01756 701527

New Thursday evening Life Drawing Course

New Thursday evening 7-9pm life class announced… Thursday evenings 7-9pm starting 25th May ending 6th July (7 weeks) £105 Helen’s life drawing classes offer a structured life drawing/painting environment designed to give technical advice in key areas such as proportion, perspective, anatomy, line, gesture, tone and colour. Participants are encouraged to use this knowledge as […]

Drawing from Life – Granary Arts

Drawing from Life is now open until 2nd June 2017 at Craven Museum & Gallery, Town Hall, Skipton BD23 1AE The gallery is open Mon-Sat 10-4pm An exhibition of student and tutor life drawing studies Comments from the visitor book say… “Best exhibition I’ve seen in this space” “Wow… just wow!”

Exhibition of Life Drawings

Granary Arts Exhibition of Life Drawing 8th April till 2nd June, opening hours 10-4pm excluding Sunday Craven Museum & Gallery, Town Hall, High Street, Skipton, BD23 1AH Granary Arts is celebrating the diverse and creative work from its life drawing sessions at Craven Museum & Gallery. Showcasing a vast array of models, materials and styles […]

Experimental Linocut and Letterpress for 12-16yr olds at the Hepworth Wakefield

25th February at The Hepworth Wakefield 10.30am – 4pm Learn the basics of linocutting and letterpress with artist Helen Peyton and create your own A4 poster experiments by the end of the day. This experimental workshop is designed to celebrate the graphic and historic art of letterpress combined with the complementary nature of linocut. Within […]

Artifact – a Printmakers Circle exhibition

Artifact – a Printmakers Circle Exhibition Saturday 10 September – Sunday 4 December 2016 An exhibition of original prints at Ryedale Folk Museum by members of Printmakers Circle responding to the theme of ‘artifact’; a man-made cultural object. The show will feature a suite of specially published prints by Printmakers Circle members exploring the theme […]

Experimental Lino and Letterpress Workshop at The Hepworth Wakefield

Nov 5th at The Hepworth Wakefield 10.30am – 4pm Learn the basics of linocutting and letterpress with artist Helen Peyton and create your own A4 poster experiments by the end of the day. This experimental workshop is designed to celebrate the graphic and historic art of letterpress combined with the complementary nature of linocut. Within […]

Artifact – a Printmakers Circle Exhibition

Artifact – a Printmakers Circle Exhibition Saturday 10 September – Sunday 4 December 2016 An exhibition of original prints at Ryedale Folk Museum by members of Printmakers Circle responding to the theme of ‘artifact’; a man-made cultural object. The show will feature a suite of specially published prints by Printmakers Circle members exploring the theme […]