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Musical Instrument Making - Classical or Steel Strung Acoustic Guitars

MUSICAL INSTRUMENT MAKING On our annual nine day course you will work in small groups, with an experienced maker as your tutor, selecting an instrument from the range offered according to your interests and previous woodworking experience. Instrument options include some which are suitable for complete beginners.

  • Study level: Multiple levels
  • Duration of training: 9 days
  • Study mode: Part time
Violins, Violas and Cellos - Starting or Finishing Instruments

MUSICAL INSTRUMENT MAKING – STARTING OR CONTINUING PROJECTS An exciting opportunity to either start making a new instrument in preparation to join our nine day course or to continue one you have already begun. If you are starting a new instrument or are new to these courses, please contact us before booking.

  • Study level: Multiple levels
  • Duration of training: 5 days
  • Study mode: Full time
Memory, Emotion and The Genius Loci - Landscape Painting

The spirit of a place, its emotional effect on us and the role of memory and association are the core aspects of our most intense experiences. Using these sensory and cognitive responses to the landscape of West Dean, you will paint in different media, locations and times of the day to produce a rich range of contrasting interpretations.

  • Study level: Multiple levels
  • Duration of training: 3 days
  • Study mode: Full time
Musical Instruments Making - Traditional Stringed and Keyboard Instruments

MUSICAL INSTRUMENT MAKING On our annual nine day course you will work in small groups, with an experienced maker as your tutor, selecting an instrument from the range offered according to your interests and previous woodworking experience. Instrument options include some which are suitable for complete beginners.

  • Study level: Multiple levels
  • Duration of training: 9 days
  • Study mode: Part time
Traditional Stringed and Keyboard Instruments - Starting or Finishing

MUSICAL INSTRUMENT MAKING – STARTING OR CONTINUING PROJECTS An exciting opportunity to either start making a new instrument in preparation to join our nine day course or to continue one you have already begun. If you are starting a new instrument or are new to these courses, please contact us before booking.

  • Study level: Multiple levels
  • Duration of training: 5 days
  • Study mode: Full time
Renaissance or Baroque Viols - Starting or Finishing

MUSICAL INSTRUMENT MAKING – STARTING OR CONTINUING PROJECTS An exciting opportunity to either start making a new instrument in preparation to join our nine day course or to continue one you have already begun. If you are starting a new instrument or are new to these courses, please contact us before booking.

  • Study level: Multiple levels
  • Duration of training: 5 days
  • Study mode: Full time
Musical Instruments Making - Renaissance or Baroque Viols

MUSICAL INSTRUMENT MAKING On our annual nine day course you will work in small groups, with an experienced maker as your tutor, selecting an instrument from the range offered according to your interests and previous woodworking experience. Instrument options include some which are suitable for complete beginners.

  • Study level: Multiple levels
  • Duration of training: 9 days
  • Study mode: Part time
Musical Instruments Making - Violins, Violas and Cellos

MUSICAL INSTRUMENT MAKING On our annual nine day course you will work in small groups, with an experienced maker as your tutor, selecting an instrument from the range offered according to your interests and previous woodworking experience. Instrument options include some which are suitable for complete beginners.

  • Study level: Multiple levels
  • Duration of training: 9 days
  • Study mode: Part time
Postgraduate Diploma Conservation of Books and Library Materials

This programme has an international reputation for book conservation skills. Working on live projects, you will apply professional book conservation treatments and critical analysis of treatments.

  • Duration of training: 1 year
  • Study mode: Full time
Postgraduate Diploma Conservation of Ceramics and Related Materials

In this course, you will develop your skills to professional best practice standards by combining theory and practice to undertake advanced projects. A research project is a core component of the programme.

  • Duration of training: 1 year
  • Study mode: Full time
Postgraduate Diploma in Conservation of Metalwork

This is an internationally respected postgraduate metals conservation programme. The strongly practical emphasis of this programme (73%) is based on assessment and treatment of clients' objects.

  • Duration of training: 1 year
  • Study mode: Full time
Postgraduate Diploma Conservation of Clocks and Related Objects

This programme has an international profile for conservation of clocks and provides an historical and cultural context for the analysis, assessment and treatment of historic objects. You will develop practical, theoretical and professional conservation skills, applying your learning to making treatment decisions for exciting and challenging projects.

  • Duration of training: 1 year
  • Study mode: Full time
Postgraduate Diploma Conservation of Furniture and Related Objects

This course brings together practical, theoretical, scientific and technical studies into a unified approach to the treatment and preservation of furniture and related objects. It will further develop your specialist craft and conservation skills.

  • Duration of training: 1 year
  • Study mode: Full time
Postgraduate Diploma Visual Arts

This course offers you the opportunity to spend one academic year consolidating your existing practice, either in a specific discipline or across different media. Whether focused on the study of Painting and Drawing, Sculpture or Tapestry and Textile Art, the emphasis of the Postgraduate Diploma in Visual Arts is on practical, studio-based skills, underpinned by theoretical research, contextual studies and professional development.

  • Duration of training: 1 year
  • Study mode: Full time