Morning events, Visual art, Workshops

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Saturday Life Drawing Class

Artist Graham Flack leads this drawing workshop; learn how others have portrayed the human figure, and then practise drawing from a life model yourself. Materials are supplied; suitable for all levels of experience. Booking is essential.

Scottish National Gallery, Edinburgh

Sat 14 Mar

Clore Education Centre

£15 (£12) / 0131 624 6560

Sat 11 Apr

Clore Education Centre

£15 (£12) / 0131 624 6560

Sat 16 May

Clore Education Centre

£15 (£12) / 0131 624 6560

Create Your Own Avatar

If you've ever wanted to be a superhero, you can create an avatar of yourself using techniques taught by the artist.

Howden Park Centre, Livingston

Sat 7 Mar

£28 (£25) / 01506 777666

Head Studies – Drawing Workshop

A workshop focusing on drawing the human head. Booking is essential.

WASPS Studios, Edinburgh

Sat 7 Mar

£65 includes all materials / 07729 283347

Drawing and Mindfulness One Day Course

Learn drawing techniques to help you practice mindfulness, the art of living in the present.

The Glasite Meeting House, Edinburgh

Sun 29 Mar

£40

Sun 12 Apr

£40

35mm Film Photography: An Introduction

Weekend photography workshop led by Rachel Nolan.

House for an Art Lover, Glasgow

Sat 18 Apr

£95 / 0141 353 4776

Ticket Includes materials, refreshments and light lunch.

Sun 19 Apr

£95 / 0141 353 4776

Ticket Includes materials, refreshments and light lunch.

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Art of Glass (I)

Masterclass with artist Siobhan Healy to get you familiar with the fundamental skills and techniques of working with sheet glass.

House for an Art Lover, Glasgow

Sat 21 Mar

£125 including all materials, equipment, refreshments & light lunch / 0141 353 4776

Sun 22 Mar

£125 including all materials, equipment, refreshments & light lunch / 0141 353 4776

George Campbell Hay Centenary Celebration Concert

A concert and an art exhibition in honour of the centenary of the birth of Scottish poet George Campbell Hay.

Tarbert Village Hall

Sat 5 Dec

£5–£10

Ticket includes exhibition entry.

Saturday Stop

Creative activities for kids, inspired by the latest exhibition.

Impressions Gallery, Bradford

Sat 7 Mar

Free / 01274 737843

Sat 14 Mar

Free / 01274 737843

Sat 21 Mar

Free / 01274 737843

…and 39 more dates until 19 Dec

Abstract Collage Masterclass

An abstract collage masterclass with Elise V Allan.

House for an Art Lover, Glasgow

Sat 15 Aug

£125 / 0141 353 4776/4770

Sun 16 Aug

£125 / 0141 353 4776/4770

Anthropomorphic Mouse Or Rat Taxidermy

Embrace the tim'rous beasties by filling one up with stuffing and presenting it proudly on your mantelpiece.

Islington Arts Factory, London N7

Sat 14 Mar

£35–£52.55 / 020 7607 0561

Sun 15 Mar

£37.31–£52.55 / 020 7607 0561

Wed 18 Mar

£35–£52.55 / 020 7607 0561

Sun 19 Apr

£37.31–£52.55 / 020 7607 0561

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Art Studio Tuition With Iain Connell

One-on-one art lessons with artist and tutor Iain Connell.

42South Art Workshops, Glasgow

Wed 11 Mar

£30–£150 / 07786 330 317

Wed 18 Mar

£30–£150 / 07786 330 317

Wed 25 Mar

£30–£150 / 07786 330 317

…and 13 more dates until 24 Jun

ARThouse

Art workshops specially designed to develop the skills of young people interested in the visual arts.

House for an Art Lover, Glasgow

Sat 7 Mar

£120 includes all materials/equipment / 0141 353 4776

Please note: The course runs 11 Jan–29 Mar

  • 11:30 – 13:30 ARThouse House for an Art Lover, Glasgow

Sun 8 Mar

£120 includes all materials/equipment / 0141 353 4776

Please note: The course runs 11 Jan–29 Mar

  • 11:30 – 13:30 ARThouse House for an Art Lover, Glasgow

Mon 9 Mar

£120 includes all materials/equipment / 0141 353 4776

Please note: The course runs 11 Jan–29 Mar

  • 11:30 – 13:30 ARThouse House for an Art Lover, Glasgow
…and 20 more dates until 29 Mar

ARTScool

A summer school for children, with creative workshops exploring drawing, painting and model making.

House for an Art Lover, Glasgow

Tue 30 Jun

£85 / 0141 353 4776

Ages 5–8

  • 10:00 – 15:00 ARTScool House for an Art Lover, Glasgow

Wed 1 Jul

£85 / 0141 353 4776

Ages 5–8

  • 10:00 – 15:00 ARTScool House for an Art Lover, Glasgow

Thu 2 Jul

£85 / 0141 353 4776

Ages 5–8

  • 10:00 – 15:00 ARTScool House for an Art Lover, Glasgow
…and 15 more dates until 6 Aug

Beauty Pre-Designed: Gallery Tour and Workshop

Mal Burkinshaw, Dr Jill Burke, Debra Bourne and Alyson Walsh take a gallery tour of the Beauty by Design exhibition, followed by a workshop exploring the issues raised by the exhibition. Booking is essential.

Scottish National Portrait Gallery, Edinburgh

Tue 17 Mar

Free / 0131 624 6200

Beginners' Patchwork and Quilting Workshop

A full-day workshop which teaches you the basics of making a patchwork quilt.

myBearpaw, Edinburgh

Sat 2 May

£49 / 0131 228 6377

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Bookbinding: Orpheus & Eurydice – Lover's Pair

Learn how to case bind with leather, which means the cover is made separately and then attached to the text block. All the tips, tricks and necessary tools are provided for you to make two fancypants handbound books.

Owl & Lion, Edinburgh

Sun 24 May

£150 / 0131 221 0818

Bookingbinding: Tristan & Isolde – Lovers Pair

Make two beautiful books using traditional bookbinding techniques. Suitable for beginners.

Owl & Lion, Edinburgh

Sun 22 Mar

£120 / 0131 221 0818

Books in Focus: Kandinsky's Klänge

A close-up look at Wassily Kandinsky's 1913 book Klänge (Sounds), which features woodcuts and texts detailing the artist's journey to pure abstraction.

Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art Two, Edinburgh

Thu 2 Apr

Free / 0131 624 6200

Capstan's Bazaar: A Celebration of Screenprinting & DIY Art

A celebration of screenprinting and DIY art.

Constellations, Liverpool

Sun 31 May

Free / 0151 3456302

Capturing Spring Flowers

Bridget Gillespie leads a workshop in botanical illustrations. Bring your own materials.

Yorkshire Museum

Sat 18 Apr

£25 / 01904 687633

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Chinese Brush Painting

A workshop in Chinese brush painting with Suzanne Chong, contrasting the different approaches of Western and Chinese art. Booking is essential.

Scottish National Gallery, Edinburgh

Sat 11 Apr

Clore Education Centre

£40 (£35) / 0131 624 6200

Chinese Brush Painting: Landscape

A four-week course in Chinese brush painting.

The Confucius Institute for Scotland, Edinburgh

Sat 7 Mar

£75 (£60) / 0131 662 2180

Please note: this course runs from 28 Feb–21 Mar.

Sat 14 Mar

£75 (£60) / 0131 662 2180

Please note: this course runs from 28 Feb–21 Mar.

Sat 21 Mar

£75 (£60) / 0131 662 2180

Please note: this course runs from 28 Feb–21 Mar.

Close Up Photography of Flora and Fauna at Copped Hall

Peter Warne leads a course in nature photography with talks and practical activity.

Copped Hall, Epping

Design for Print with Karen Mabon

A masterclass in scarf design led by accessories designer Karen Mabon.

Hill Street Design House, Edinburgh

Sat 14 Mar

£70 / 0131 225 9244

Sun 15 Mar

£70 / 0131 225 9244

Dimples And Curls Class

Learn how to take the perfect photo of a newborn with help from an expert.

Birmingham Botanical Gardens And Glasshouses

Tue 26 May

£395 / 01214 541860

Wed 27 May

£395 / 01214 541860

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