ARTPAD is a studio in the heart of bonny Colne. It is an inspirational environment in which you can explore your creativity and imagination through art, craft and design. There are no rights or wrongs when it comes to art - rules can be broken and boundaries can be pushed. We believe customers young and old can have a spirit of adventure and imagination!
15 training courses found
These classes offer you the time and space to be creative and spend some time on your own wellbeing. Practice your skills of observation through a variety of still life set ups.
Children who are interested in art will really enjoy this class. They will be encouraged to be creative and individual with no pressures in a safe, sociable and happy environment.
These lessons facilitate art and creativity for personal wellbeing. Relax, unwind and enjoy the creative process.
Saturday Kids Clubs are all about fun and creativity. There will be a themed activity covering a wide range of art and craft techniques such as clay, mod roc, textiles, journalling, tie dye etc.
Young ArtistsTuition is suited to young people aged 7–19 and will be taught sessions. This is an opportunity for anyone with a special interest or aptitude for art to gain extra tuition from a qualified teacher with the advantage of a small class size.
Mandala means circle and is a sacred symbol representing wholeness. It is basically a pattern that starts from a centre which could be a shape/symbol or image and grows outwards as you reflect.
Suitable for beginners, this is an introductory workshop on the technique of drawing portraits with graphite pencils. The workshop begins with a description of drawing materials, an explanation of the use of line and tone in drawing and the basic structure of the human head.
This workshop will enable you to paint beautiful, vibrant flowers with bursts of intense colour through to delicate pastel washes. Use watercolours, pastels and coloured pencils to develop lots of techniques you can apply to your other work.
Linoleum is an alternative to wood when used in block printing. Cutting tools are used to cut a design into the soft, easy-to-carve surface.
This workshop facilitates art and creativity for personal wellbeing. It offers you the time and space to relax, unwind and enjoy the creative process.
Using wire, tissue papers and mixed media you will create your own 3D sculpture. This may be a figure, an animal, a natural object or even abstract.
Working in mixed media will enable you explore and express yourself without limitations. You will be encouraged to think of yourself in more ways than merely physical appearance.
A journal is a perfect place to collect and store thoughts and ideas. It can be a source of inspiration or a place of reflection for all your true feelings.
A very creative workshop where you will learn the many different techniques Dawn uses in her mixed media work. You will then work on a final mini painting and apply clear UV resin to the surface.
Learn all about using the medium of Acrylic. Painting as a glaze and using as opaque layers.