- Photography for beginnersCourse start date: Tue 13 Sep 2022 (and 7 other dates)
Location on this date: Kean Street Photography StudioTutors: Michael HardingAlways wondered what half the buttons on your camera actually do? Discover how to use them properly and produce impressive photographs, even as a complete beginner. Gain useful technical knowledge and get expert creative guidance in easy-to-understand language. An ideal first step before enrolling on our intermediate courses.Full fee £319.00 Senior fee £255.00 Concession £207.00
- Large-scale mixed media projectsCourse start date: Sat 4 Mar 2023 (and 1 other date)
Location on this date: Keeley StreetTutors: Amanda BrackenAn exciting short experimental course to explore and combine a variety of collage techniques using found images, drawing, painting and paper to create unexpectedly beautiful or powerful images on a large scale. Suitable for beginners.Full fee £279.00 Senior fee £223.00 Concession £181.00
- City Lit photography projectsCourse start date: Sat 28 Jan 2023 (and 1 other date)
Location on this date: Kean Street Photography StudioTutors: Laura Vuoma, Matthew WardDelve deep into the world of photography, working with a selection of fundamental projects that will support you in developing the confidence and skills required for your own photographic practice.
The City Lit photography projects course offers both knowledge and practical experience within photography, exploring its various contexts and genres. You will get to grips with your camera, explore different photographic techniques and gain new skills using industry equipment and software. Working through a series of creative projects you will start developing your own ideas and finish the course with an extensive portfolio of photographic work.Full fee £1,499.00 Senior fee £1,199.00 Concession £974.00
- Introduction to sculptureCourse start date: Sat 14 Jan 2023 (and 2 other dates)
Location on this date: Keeley StreetTutors: Alexandra Harley, Andrew Revell, Ro Sylvester, Shelley WilsonThe ultimate introduction to sculpture at City Lit. In each class of this five-day hands-on course you will be introduced to a different sculptural technique and material, by a tutor who is a specialist in that area. This will provide you with a showcase of our sculpture facilities and teaching talent at City Lit. This course is perfect for beginners who want to try out a range of sculptural processes, perhaps to find your area of interest for further study.
- Jewellery making: all levelsCourse start date: Sat 14 Jan 2023 (and 2 other dates)
Location on this date: Keeley StreetTutors: Kevin StevensonEver wanted to turn your hand to making your own jewellery? Or done it before and would like to hone your skills with a professional tutor? From beginners to experienced jewellers, come and practise making metal jewellery to your own designs, whether you are picking up the basics of cutting, forming and texturing, or taking your designs to the next level with complex approaches such as chain-making.
- Vectorworks: intermediateCourse start date: Sat 14 Jan 2023
Location on this date: Keeley StreetTutors: Nicholas WilliamsonRevise and develop your Vectorworks skills further and explore more advanced processes to create professional presentations of your 3D designs and plans. Suitable for those who have completed the Vectorworks for Beginners course or who have a good grounding in the basics of this professional application.Full fee £229.00 Senior fee £183.00 Concession £149.00
- Crochet for beginnersFull fee £219.00 Senior fee £175.00 Concession £142.00
- Pottery: Saturday throwing course
- Mosaics introductoryCourse start date: Sat 14 Jan 2023 (and 2 other dates)
Location on this date: Keeley StreetTutors: Vanessa BensonDevelop your creative skills in this classic art form, adhering your materials to a temporary surface before applying the completed section to a flat base or casting it into concrete to complete your own Mosaic. Please bring ideas, basic materials are provided. All levels welcome.
- Introduction to watercolour paintingCourse start date: Sat 24 Sep 2022 (and 2 other dates)
Location on this date: Keeley StreetTutors: Paul DixonStart painting in watercolours and develop new skills in watercolour painting techniques and materials. Explore how watercolour paints and mediums work, and get advice from our expert tutor on the use of the different brushes and paper preparation. For beginners with little or no watercolour painting experience.Full fee £239.00 Senior fee £191.00 Concession £155.00
- Introduction to prop making for film, TV, theatre and displayCourse start date: Sat 17 Sep 2022 (and 1 other date)
Location on this date: Keeley StreetTutors: Ro SylvesterDo you ever dream of conjuring up the props for Harry Potter, Doctor Who or West End musicals? Are you interested in a career in window display? On this course you will explore techniques used by professionals to produce effective props and sets. Get hands-on experience of sculpting, fabricating, mould making, casting and using paint effects. Learn about the demands of the industry from specialist tutors, and have a go at translating your own ideas into 3D.Full fee £389.00 Senior fee £311.00 Concession £253.00
- Saturday life painting studioCourse start date: Sat 11 Mar 2023
Location on this date: Keeley StreetTutors: Luke JonesDevelop your own ideas in life painting with reference to the work of contemporary artists and experimental approaches to painting. Ideal for students who have some previous life drawing/painting experience.Full fee £269.00 Senior fee £215.00 Concession £175.00
- Screenprinting: developing techniquesCourse start date: Sat 18 Mar 2023
Location on this date: Keeley StreetTutors: Esther HeyhoeEnjoy being guided through inspirational and experimental screenprinting methods. You'll try a variety of mixed media techniques that will energise and enliven your artwork - a great way to expand your image making practice and your portfolio.Full fee £249.00 Senior fee £199.00 Concession £162.00
- Garden design: balcony and roof gardensCourse start date: Sat 18 Mar 2023
Location on this date: Keeley StreetTutors: Alison WorsterLearn how to turn your balcony and roof into a beautiful garden sanctuary and find out how to deal with the challenges and opportunities these spaces afford.Full fee £229.00 Senior fee £183.00 Concession £149.00
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