New beginners class starting spring 2024

New beginners art classes starting soon, only limited availability left on the weekly classes.

Some places left on the Wednesday morning class at Lydiate parish hall L31 4EQ, 10am to 12.

Also on the Friday morning class at  Lydiate parish hall, same times. Possibly on Friday afternoons, 1pm to 3.

The Atkinson art centre, Southport, Thursday afternoons, 1pm to 3pm.

Couple of places left on a Thursday evening 7.30pm to 9.30, at the Mersey boat club, Lydiate L31 4HF

All classes are suitable for complete beginners or those with little experience and wanting to improve. Fee for the weekly classes is £110 for 10 consecutive weeks, then members can enrol for further weeks and we go through most of the year. 

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If a complete beginner, or with limited experience and cannot do one of the weekly classes, I still have places on the all day Saturday class, held once a month, second Saturday of each month,  at Lydiate L31 4EQ.

Also an all day Saturday watercolour class at Lydiate on the third Saturday of each month. Times 10am to 3pm. Fee £30 per day.

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Art classes for beginners, 2024.

Next intake of  beginners for weekly classes, or those with experience seeking to improve and to get more from your art practice, will probably commence spring 2024. 

Fee is £110 for 10 consecutive weeks, then you can enrol for further weeks. This class is ideal for absolute beginners to art, as you will start with the very basics. Also suitable for those who feel they need improve their basic techniques, or looking to advance their painting technique.

As places for new members are now limited, if interested, you are best to contact me quickly so you can be placed on the beginner's list.

Places are available on the all day Saturday classes, held monthly. Life drawing first Saturday of the month, general art class second Saturday of the month.

Will be taking beginners for the all day Saturday general art class (held monthly & second Saturday of each month) contact us for more information. Class times 10am to 3pm. Fee £30 per Saturday. 

 

Why not come along to a class? Meet current members and find out what you will learn? Just contact me to arrange a visit.

Also places available on the all day Saturday class. This class is one Saturday a month, second Saturday of the month. Times 10am to 3pm. Fee £30 per Saturday.

by contacting me early, means you will be at the top of the list. New places on the beginners classes are always limited, with new intakes of no more than 10 people.

If you have previous art experience, you could slot into one of the classes almost immediately, if places allow.

 

Classes also online, via zoom.

Cannot come to one of the venues, then consider learning art online, via zoom.

Tuesday evenings watercolour class, via zoom. Weekly, fee £10 per session.

Or receive the recording of the class to use at your convenience, fee £10per session.

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If you'd like to take up zoom art, click for more information...

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Artist & tutor, Roy Munday, is still delivering zoom art classes from his studio.

These new online lasses have proved popular with current members. If you have previous experience, then you can join in. If you are a complete beginner, I will be running zoom classes for you as well.

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If a complete beginner, or with limited experience and cannot do one of the weekly classes, I still have places on the all day Saturday class, held once a month, second Saturday of each month,  at Lydiate L31 4EQ.

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Art classes for beginners, starting early February 2024.

Next intake of  beginners for weekly classes, early February 2024. If interested contact me now, as places will be limited.

Places will be available on the weekly art classes, contact me for details.

Also the all day Saturday class. This class is one Saturday a month, second Saturday of the month. Times 10am to 3.30pm. Fee £30 per Saturday.

by contacting me early, means you will be at the top of the list. New places on the beginners classes are always limited, with new intakes of no more than 10 people.

If you have previous art experience, you could slot into one of the classes almost immediately, if places allow.

 

Classes also online, via zoom.

Cannot come to one of the venues, then consider learning art online, via zoom.

Tuesday evenings watercolour class, via zoom. Weekly, fee £10 per session.

Also online, I will be taking complete beginners, or those with limited experience. You will start by learning the very basics of doing art, the drawing & measuring process , early 2023. If a beginner, or you have more experience at art, contact me for more details, or click here 

Why not take a quick look at a short demonstration of myself giving a demonstration on basic application of watercolour. Often beginners to watercolour will give up once they realise they cannot control it. This video will help take the mystery out of it, also that you must keep things simple to begin with!

Also contact me to go on the waiting list so you can be regularly updated.

click for list of all current classes, venues, times & price.

 

 

If you'd like to take up zoom art, click for more information...

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Artist & tutor, Roy Munday, is still delivering zoom art classes from his studio.

These new online lasses have proved popular with current members. If you have previous experience, then you can join in. If you are a complete beginner, I will be running zoom classes for you as well.

contact me...

If a complete beginner, or with limited experience and cannot do one of the weekly classes, I still have places on the all day Saturday class, held once a month, second Saturday of each month,  at Lydiate L31 4EQ.

Will be enrolling  the last of complete beginners, or those with limited experience, on Saturday December 11th. Next intake after that, possibly March.

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Art classes for everyone, beginners and upwards

New beginners art classes starting at our various venues throughout 2024, Lydiate, Liverpool, Formby & Maghull. Also for those with previous experience seeking to improve their art and be introduced to new ways of doing art. This course will run for 10 consecutive weeks, fee £110, then on going through the year so you can keep learning. If interested, please contact me for further details. Also if you would like to take up art online, via zoom art classes.

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Members at the Lydiate parish hall venue.

Before deciding if you'd like to take up art, you are welcome to visit any of our art classes, meet members and talk to them, find out what their experience has been. Remember, they all started with no more than a desire to want to take up art! And that's all you need as you can learn all the basics of doing art, and more.

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Life drawing class, taster session for beginners, Saturday January 20th 2024.

Interested in trying life drawing direct from the model, but not sure if it's for you, or how to go about it?

Why not come along and try life drawing on a Saturday. Ideal for absolute beginners. Also for anyone who feel they need tuition to master drawing in proportion. Held at Lydiate L31 4EQ. on a Saturday. Taster session for anyone wanting to five life drawing a try, Saturday January 20th. Fee £20. Times 10am till 1pm. find out more...

 

Regular all day life drawing class is held first Saturday of each month. Fee £30. Times 10.am till 3.30pm

If interested, contact me... as places are limited, or find out more...

Regular exhibitions

 

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Sefton art group's spring exhibition, held at Lydiate parish hall, Merseyside

We have at least two exhibitions each year. This gives members an opportunity to prepare paintings, display them and hopefully start to enjoy selling their work! Our last one was at Lydiate parish hall, May 2019

 

Every one can learn art!

Many people believe that to take up art you have to be born
with a natural talent...! Not true...
You can be taught the basics of art, and much more.... Yes, you can be taught drawing, art, painting.
In the same way you'd learn other things in life:
how to drive, ride a bike, bake a cake. All you need to learn art is to have nothing more than the desire to want to do it!

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Art workshops

Regular daily workshops for anyone wanting to learn new skills.

These varied art workshops offer: watercolour, pen & ink, creative drawing, working semi-abstract, taster life drawing sessions.

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Visits to major exhibitions

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Some of our members on a visit to Tate Liverpool to view the summer exhibition

Last September members visited the John Moores painting prize exhibition at the Walker art gallery, Liverpool. A unique opportunity to see 'modern art' up close, and hopefully inspire members to re-think how they produce art, or to trigger ideas of their own.

 

 

 

All day general art class, Saturdays

For people who cannot make a weekly class, you can come to the following class held at Lydiate L31 4HL.
Second Saturday of each month is the general art class. Times 10am till 3.3.15pm. For both beginners and those more advance who want to develop. Fee: £30 per Saturday.

Next enrolments, please contact me soon, as places are limited.

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Above, the art class at Lydiate.

 

 

 

Monthly watercolour workshop, second Sunday of the month

 A monthly full day watercolour workshop. Ideal for those new to watercolours, 

also for those wanting to improve their watercolour technique. Especially if you are wanting to paint in a more impressionistic style, loose and spontaneous way

address: Lydiate parish hall

288 Southport rd,

Lydiate L31 4EQ

This class is  second Sunday of each month. Times 10am to 3.3pm. Fee £30.

Places are limited, to find out more, 

 

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watercolour of Piccadilly gardens.

 

Our next exhibition in Lydiate L31 4EQ, Merseyside. Bank Holiday weekend of May, Saturday 4th, Sunday 5th & Monday 6th 2024

Dates, May, Saturday 4th, Sunday 5th & Monday 6th 2024

Lydiate parish hall, 288 Southport rd, L31 4EQ.

Opportunity to talk to local artists, whether interested in buying art or thinking if taking art up as a hobby. 

 

 

 

Watercolour weekly, Tuesday evenings, online, via zoom

A regular weekly, Tuesday evenings, watercolour class. Suitable for those with limited experience also those wanting to improve technique.

These classes are about helping you to paint more loosely, experimenting and using instinct, rather than copying the subject.

 

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Watercolour class, for beginners and those seeking to improve their watercolour techniques.

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Now taking beginners.

New weekly beginners art class, each Thursday daytime. Southport.

Places currently available. New beginners class now enrolling. Contact me for more information.

 

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Atkinson art centre, Lord St. Southport. Merseyside.

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Weekly art classes

Art classes, especially for beginners, held at Southport, Hightown (Formby), Lydiate and Liverpool.
Now taking names for the next beginners class, commencing soon.
If you have previous art experience, then you might well slot in immediately. Contact me for more details.
Not able to do a weekly class?
Then come to the all day Saturday class, held second Saturday of each month. L31 4EQ
First Saturday of each month, life drawing classes. L31 4EQ

watercolour classes are being done online, using zoom weekly Tuesday evenings. Contact me for more information and an introduction to using zoom to do your art.

 Lydiate. L31 4EQ

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local artist, Roger Jenkins, giving a watercolour demonstration.

 

 

Every Wednesday morning 10am till 12. Suitable for absolute beginners and those with previous experience who want to develop their art. Fee £100 for ten consecutive weeks. On-going through the year.
New weekly art class starting  soon 2024, on a Wednesday afternoon  1pm to 3pm. If interested, contact me for more details & to be put on the waiting list.

Yes, a new class for complete beginners and those with previous experience keen to improve. This class will be structured to teach from the very basics, starting with the drawing practice and eventually moving onto the painting process and much more.... The fee will be £110 for 10 consecutive weeks, then you can enrol for further weeks and we go through most of the year. Contact me if interested.

If you cannot make it to any of the local classes, these art classes are online, where you can still learn art and take part in the painting and drawing exercises, using zoom.

Atkinson Art Centre, Southport PR8 1DB

art classes, beginners, at the atkinson, southport, merseyside,Every Thursday afternoon,  1pm to 3. For absolute beginners and those more advanced. Fee £110 for ten weeks. On-going through the year.  If interested, contact me to go on the waiting list.
Cannot come to any of the venues, you can join my art online, using zoom.

 

 

Lydiate art class 36 Pilling Ln, Lydiate, Liverpool L31 4HF

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Thursday evening art classes held at the Mersey Motor Boat Club. L31 4HF

Every Thursday evening, 7.30 to 9.30. Again, suitable for beginners and those more advanced. Fee £110 for ten consecutive weeks. On-going through the year.

Lydiate Parish Hall,288 Southport Road, Merseyside L31 4EQ

Every Friday, two classes, 10am till 12 and 1pm till 3.
Again, suitable for both beginners and those more advanced.

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Above, the art class at Lydiate.

Fee £110 for ten consecutive weeks. On-going through the year. Commencing again from January 2024.

If interested, contact me to be put on the waiting list, as places fill up quickly.

Painting out of doors

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Members working outside, Lydiate, Merseyside

When the weather allows, the members on the weekly classes, also the Saturday class, work out of doors. Each venue allows us this opportunity, whether in Southport, Lydiate and Hightown. Artists enjoy this experience as it allows you to work directly from the subject, much better than relying on a photograph!

 

 

 

All day life drawing classes, 10am till 3pm. First Saturday of each month. £30


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This class is held at Lydiate L31 4HL, first Saturday of each month. Times: 10am till 3pm. Suitable for all abilities, especially for beginners, who will be taught how to draw the figure in proportion. Fee is £30. Contact me to be put on the monthly notification list. 

Also, a beginners taster sessions are held twice a year. You can come along and give it a try and get tuition. Contact me for details.

 

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Liverpool art classes

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Liverpool art classes

Classes are held at several locations in Liverpool.

Please contact me on what art classes are available in Liverpool, Merseyside.

For more details of the above classes, click here

Drawing for everyone

Drawing for everyone is over 3 consecutive Sundays.
This class is designed for anyone wanting to draw and eventually paint. Or those who paint but feel that the drawing part lets them down. You will start with how to measure a subject and draw it in proportion, using the thumb-and-pencil method. You will also use charcoal to develop skills in applying tonal (shading) values. Also, how to use the 'grid system'. This is especially useful if drawing up a complex subject, or a portrait.

 More information, contact me...