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Sun printing with Cyanotypes

Sun printing with Cyanotypes
31st March 2018 - 31st March 2018
Photography - Fotonow CIC

Saturday 31st March, two slots 10-12.30 and 1.30-4pm £35 per family (maximum four) per session To book please visit Eventbrite: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/sun-printing-with-cyanotypes-tickets-43277752924 An Easter special working from Fotonow’s studio and darkroom, using sunlight to create amazing prints and turning these into original artworks. Bring along your family and spend a fun day learning about the basics of photography and creating something special for your ho...
Two Naive - An Exhibition by Brian Pollard & Arth Lawr

Two Naive - An Exhibition by Brian Pollard & Arth Lawr
20th March 2018 - 8th April 2018
Cafe/Gallery Area

Open during Column Bakehouse opening hours: Tues-Wed  : 9am - 4pm Thurs- Sat: 9am-5pm Sun: 10am - 4pm The exhibition is called 'Two Naive' and features around 60 paintings by the hugely popular artist Brian Pollard and newcomer Arth Lawr. Visitors can expect to see depictions of popular sights in Plymouth and from around the southwest. Brian and Arth have collaborated on two paintings, one of which is seen here. This will be Brian's first major exhibition in 12 years...
Counter: 4th Edition

Counter: 4th Edition
17th March 2018 - 17th March 2018
Ocean Studios

We're really looking forward to holding Counter this year, taking place 17 March from 12 until 6pm. The fair brings together artists and collectives with a range of exciting publications to peruse. It's a brilliant platform to sell work, share ideas and network among creatives. Deadlines to apply for a table fall on 12 January 2018. To find out more about the brilliant book fair, click here to be taken to their website.
Intro to Printmaking – Drypoint and Litho with Simon Ripley

Intro to Printmaking – Drypoint and Litho with Simon Ripley
17th March 2018 - 17th March 2018
Print Studio

Double Elephant is back at Ocean Studios, Plymouth, with more introductory days of fine art printmaking! If you fancy getting creative but don’t know where to start, these introductory days will give you a taste of what printmaking has to offer and the confidence to develop your interest further. It’s a chance to try different print techniques as an introduction to the wonderful world of printmaking in the splendid surroundings of Royal William Yard. Whether you are a complete beginn...
The Outfit Exchange

The Outfit Exchange
15th March 2018 - 15th March 2018
Ocean Studios Gallery/Cafe

Swap clothing, shop mindfully and purchase good quality garments that were destined for waste. Just bring yourself, some good wearable items to swap (adult sizes only) and some cash for purchasing from our ‘second-chance’ shop featuring branded items, donated by local fashion businesses. Don’t forget your own shopping bag! All proceeds are in aid of Friends of the Earth.
Perosonalised Bangle Workshop

Perosonalised Bangle Workshop
10th March 2018 - 10th March 2018
Unit Fifteen

10TH MARCH 10AM - 1PM £70.00 Learn how to create, make and personalise your very own eco sterling silver bangle to keep as a gift for yourself or to give to that someone special. You will learn a range of traditional jewellery techniques including silver soldering. To book visit the Unit Fifteen website:  http://justkilgour.bigcartel.com/product/personalised-bangle-workshop  
Sunday Foto Socials (every other Sunday)

Sunday Foto Socials (every other Sunday)
4th March 2018 - 27th May 2018
Fotonow - Photography Studio

Every other Sunday from March 4th 2018, 4pm-8pm Dates:  March: 4th, 18th April: 1st, 15th, 29th May: 13th, 27th £30 per session (a bi-monthly creative photography session) For booking please visit: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/sunday-foto-socials-every-other-sunday-tickets-43277092950 Enjoy Sunday afternoons unleashing your creativity and sharpening your photography skills with guidance from photographer Jamie House. Sunday Foto Socials are about thinking cre...
TASTER WORKSHOP. MAKE YOUR OWN TRIO OF ECO STERLING SILVER STACKING RINGS

TASTER WORKSHOP. MAKE YOUR OWN TRIO OF ECO STERLING SILVER STACKING RINGS
3rd March 2018 - 3rd March 2018
Unit Fifteen

To Book: http://justkilgour.bigcartel.com/product/stacking-rings £65 During this 3 hr workshop with Clare-Elizabeth Kilgour will guide you through step by step all the techniques and processes needed to create your very own set of 3 stacking rings made using eco sterling silver. This class is aimed at complete beginners and no previous experience is needed. If you would like to book this as a group booking please email Clare to discuss  to discuss dates and availability.
Mini-Makers 2018 Dates

Mini-Makers 2018 Dates
24th February 2018 - 28th July 2018
Making Table

 Bring your family and little ones along for a creative session with oodles of fun. Supervised by an experienced tutor, Mini Makers offers the opportunity for children to create, interact and unleash their artistic talent! The first session of 2018 focuses on shadow-puppets, so you can make your own and test it out! Mini Maker sessions are free with all materials provided, though donations for these materials are recommended. No need to book, simply drop in for the session, taking...
We Meet - Painting Group with Esin Forster
Creative Makers with Esin Forster

Creative Makers with Esin Forster
22nd February 2018 - 30th July 2018
Making Table

Join Ocean Studios Resident Esin Forster for taster sessions exploring, painting, drawing, felt making, sculpting, printmaking, mosaic and ceramics. Perfect if you are looking to learn a new skill! Each week you will be learning something new, to get more information make sure you contact Esin prior to the session. For more information and booking please contact Esin : 0776 040 1477 £10 per session, all material are included. 
Ceramic Workshops

Ceramic Workshops
27th January 2018 - 10th March 2018
Clay at 17

Join our ceramics resident, Rebecca Roberts, for a series of workshops across 2018. From taster sessions to family workshops, there's something for everyone and the promise to get creative, whether beginner or experienced. Click here to be taken directly to the artist's website to book, and see upcoming workshops below.     Garden Planter Workshop - Saturday 27 January, 10am-4pm (£45, over 16's only) Design and make your own garden planter - each plante...
Jewellery Workshops