Workshops in Dundee

23 events within 5 miles

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Andy Warhol Class

A one-day intensive class on how to make prints using the same process as Warhol's ironic pop art. Why not immortalise a famous person or friend in multicoloured panels? Bring along some photos to work from.

Dundee Contemporary Arts (0.5 miles)

Sun 11 Aug

Print Studio

£65 (£45) / 01382 909900

Craft Sunday: Coastal Weaving with Le Petit Moose

#CraftSunday Stephanie Fradette, aka Le Petit Moose, has a love for the old art of frame loom weaving which she uses to create unique handwoven wall hangings. Her work is inspired by anything from ancient geometric temples to mid-century design with a modern twist. Join Stephanie and learn how to make your own modern…

Dundee Contemporary Arts (0.5 miles)

Sun 21 Jul

Create Space

£30 / 01382 909900

Discovery Film Festival

Scotland's international film festival for young audiences combines the best youth cinema from around the world with a series of creative workshops and events.

Dundee Contemporary Arts (0.5 miles)

Sat 19 Oct

Times & prices to be confirmed / 01382 909900

Sun 20 Oct

Times & prices to be confirmed / 01382 909900

Mon 21 Oct

Times & prices to be confirmed / 01382 909900

…and 13 more dates until 3 Nov

Dundee Science Festival

A range of exciting and stimulating events, talks, shows and hands-on exhibits demonstrating the wonderful world of science. Everything from fossils to forensics are covered, with fun for kids as well as stand-up comedy and social events for grown-ups.

Various venues: Dundee (0.3 miles)

Sat 5 Oct

Times & prices vary

Sun 6 Oct

Times & prices vary

Mon 7 Oct

Times & prices vary

…and 14 more dates until 21 Oct

Fashion Camp

Intensive three-day fashion workshop for young people aged 14–24.

V&A Museum of Design Dundee (0.6 miles)

Wed 10 Jul

£90 / 01382 305665

Thu 11 Jul

£90 / 01382 305665

Fri 12 Jul

£90 / 01382 305665

Get Off Auto

A weekend photography course covering different file-formats, exposure, white balance and ISO settings. Bring your own camera and cables, as well as a USB stick. The course takes places inside as well as outdoors, so bring appropriate footwear.

Dundee Contemporary Arts (0.5 miles)

Sat 29 Jun

Print Studio

£95 (£75) / 01382 909900

Intermediate Etching

Following on from Etching for Beginners, this course takes it up a gear and teaches how to make beautiful, timeless-looking prints using metal plates and acids.

Dundee Contemporary Arts (0.5 miles)

Tue 6 Aug

Print Studio

£105 (£85) / 01382 909900

Introduction to Adobe Lightroom

Pick up all the skills you need to start creating images, enhancing photos or designing artwork.

Dundee Contemporary Arts (0.5 miles)

Sat 24 Aug

Print Studio

£95 (£75) / 01382 909900

Introduction to Adobe Photoshop

Get started with this nifty piece of software that you can use to create images, enhance or correct your photos and design graphic artwork.

Dundee Contemporary Arts (0.5 miles)

Sat 27 Jul

Print Studio

£95 (£75) / 01382 909900

Introduction to Letterpress

An opportunity to learn the basics of letterpress printing using authentic period presses with type, wood-letter and illustration blocks.

Dundee Contemporary Arts (0.5 miles)

Sat 20 Jul

Print Studio

£45 (£35) / 01382 909900

Japanese Bookbinding

Bring along some of your prints or pictures you'd like to make into a book and learn how to bind them in the traditional Japanese style.

Dundee Contemporary Arts (0.5 miles)

Sat 3 Aug

Print Studio

£95 (£75) / 01382 909900

Japanese Woodblock Printing

Weekend course in Japanese woodblock printing with artist Elspeth Lamb. Learn how to prepare the woodblock and make a design using an oriental brush. Japanese cutting tools are demonstrated to give an insight into this art form.

Dundee Contemporary Arts (0.5 miles)

Sat 24 Aug

Print Studio

£125 (£105) / 01382 909900

Laser-cutting for Printmakers

Two-day course Two day course: Sat 10 & Sun 11  November  This course is aimed at those who want to learn how to use the lasercutter to make images directly on paper and fabric, and make printing blocks from wood, lino or plastic that can then be printed in our state-of-the-art print studio.

Dundee Contemporary Arts (0.5 miles)

Sat 13 Jul

Print Studio

£95 (£75) / 01382 909900

Let’s Get Critical

Grow confidence in your opinions and skills for writing about art in this lively, interactive session in DCA galleries. Get up close and personal with artworks and develop your critical skills. Led by Sarah Derrick, DCA's Head of Learning, you'll pick up a handy framwork to help you analyse artworks in a variety of media…

Dundee Contemporary Arts (0.5 miles)

Tue 27 Aug

Create Space

£5 / 01382 909900

Meet Santa and the Animals

Santa stops by the wildlife centre to see that the animals are fed in time for Christmas. Give him your Christmas list and enjoy face painting and a host of other fun activities.

Camperdown Wildlife Centre, Dundee (2.9 miles)

Sat 7 Dec

included in centre admission / 01382 431811

  • 11:00 – 15:00

Sun 8 Dec

included in centre admission / 01382 431811

  • 11:00 – 15:00

Sat 14 Dec

included in centre admission / 01382 431811

  • 11:00 – 15:00
…and 3 more dates until 22 Dec

Mezzotint

Weekend Course Course dates: Sat 6 & Sun 7 July (two-day course).  Developed in the 17th century, Mezzotint is a copper engraving technique used by artists. By burnishing or scraping away a uniformly roughed surface the engraver works from dark to light creating soft gradations of tone and rich, velvety blacks. 

Dundee Contemporary Arts (0.5 miles)

Sat 6 Jul

Print Studio

£95 (£75) / 01382 909900

Photography Forum

A discussion group for amateur photographers. Compare notes on practising photography, get advice, show your work and look at others' portfolios.

Dundee Contemporary Arts (0.5 miles)

Sat 29 Jun

Meeting Room

01382 909900

Booking is essential.

Sat 27 Jul

Meeting Room

01382 909900

Booking is essential.

Sat 31 Aug

Meeting Room

01382 909900

Booking is essential.

Screen Printing (Beginners)

Channel your inner Warhol and learn how to explore the creative possibilities of this colourful, graphic and immediate approach to making repeat prints.

Dundee Contemporary Arts (0.5 miles)

Wed 10 Jul

Print Studio

£75 (£55) / 01382 909900

Shadowgraphs

A one-day masterclass in this fascinating early photographic technique, which does not use a camera but instead objects and light to produce 'photogram' images which have a rich, haunting, three-dimensional quality.

Dundee Contemporary Arts (0.5 miles)

Sun 21 Jul

Print Studio

£45 (£35) / 01382 909900

Stampography

One day course Cut your own stamp on our state-of-the-art laser-cutter and then make prints by hand! 

Dundee Contemporary Arts (0.5 miles)

Sun 28 Jul

Print Studio

£55 (£35) / 01382 909900

Waterless Plate Lithography

Learn to use waterless lithography plates to combine photographic, digital and hand-drawn imagery.

Dundee Contemporary Arts (0.5 miles)

Wed 7 Aug

Print Studio

£105 (£85) / 01382 909900

Wood Engraving

Beth Robertson shares engraving techniques and participants can cut into box, lemon or cherry wood to create a detailed print.

Dundee Contemporary Arts (0.5 miles)

Tue 9 Jul

Print Studio

£95 (£75) / 01382 909900

Zine!

Four-week course Course date: Thu from 18 July (four-week course).  Learn to make your own risograph printed zine, combining vintage riso printers and modern xerox copiers. Add your own art, collaged images and text to create your statement publication.  Please ensure you have read our Print Studio Terms and…

Dundee Contemporary Arts (0.5 miles)

Thu 18 Jul

Print Studio

£85 (£65) / 01382 909900