creative workshops

Below is our current programme of half and full day creative workshops. All of our workshops include all materials unless otherwise stated. Our half day workshops also include hot drinks and home baked treats while full day workshops include a delicious lunch. Some of the resident artists also run workshops in their studios, please contact them directly for further details.

To book: Contact the Gallery on 01670 783424 or by email: feltongallery45@gmail.com. Full payment is required to secure your place.  We also have gift vouchers available for a thoughtful gift.

We can also arrange workshops for groups of family and friends with options for catering and subject.

We are a COVID secure business and all workshops are run with social distancing and sanitising in place.  If we cancel the workshop, a full refund or credit will be given. Please get in touch if you have any questions! If you need to cancel, please let us know as soon as possible.

 

       

               

Wildlife Illustration with Ali Dunn

September 25th, 2021  10:30-3:30

Join Ali Dunn in this friendly and relaxed workshop in wildlife illustration.
You will learn how to capture a realistic likeness using different techniques including measuring proportions, textures and layering enabling you to produce a beautiful pencil drawing.

All abilities welcome.

Our workshops venue is COVID secure and we can meet different dietary requirements-just ask when booking!

 £45 to include all materials, lunch. drinks and  treats.

 

       

           Botanical Monoprints with Diana Fitzpatrick

Saturday October 9th 2021  10:30-3:30

Come along and learn fabulous Monoprint techniques in a lovely relaxed setting …the Long Room at Gallery45…with a tasty lunch provided.
Enjoy a creative day exploring the process of transfer printing. We will experiment with found objects, picked ferns and grasses, textured papers and assorted coloured inks…using simple and varied techniques we can produce something wonderful!
This workshop is suitable for beginners and those who have some experience. The emphasis will be on having a fun, creative day.
I will have everything you need but you can bring along ferns, seedheads or anything you’d like to print with.

Our workshops venue is COVID secure and we can meet different dietary requirements-just ask when booking!

 £45 to include all materials, lunch. drinks and  treats

        

 

                   Linoprints with Diana Fitzpatrick

October 23rd, 2021  10:30-3:30

Come along and enjoy a creative day learning how to Linoprint. You will learn the process of this relief printing method from design to print.
We will be experimenting with colour to enhance your print and will create a second block to use as a background.
This is a fun and relaxing day in a fabulous setting… the light and airy Long  Room at Gallery45 here in the Northumbrian countryside …a tasty lunch will be provided.
This workshop is suitable for beginners and those who have had a go before.
Everything you need will be provided but you may like to bring along some designs/ideas with you.
You will leave with some amazing prints!

Our workshops venue is COVID secure and we can meet different dietary requirements-just ask when booking!

 £45 to include all materials, lunch. drinks and  treats.

 

 

Beginner’s Pyrography with Lee Kershaw 

August 21st, 2021  10:30-3:30 

Local artist Lee Kershaw is holding another one of his popular pyrography (wood burning) workshops for us.  He will be showing you several techniques on a variety of wooden items to keep.

 £55 to include all materials, lunch. drinks and  treats.  You will also have a basic kit worth £15 to take home

Free motion embroidery with Helen Poremba

We are delighted to host another amazing workshop with Felton artist Helen Poremba.  Helen makes appliqué and embroidery floral pictures and will show you how do it too!  More details coming soon.

 £45 to include all materials, lunch. drinks and  treats.  You can bring your own sewing machine or borrow one from Helen.