The natural world as seen through the eyes of Eric Ravilious, John Nash, John Piper and other artists. Since its publication over 200 years ago Gilbert Whites The Natural History and Antiquities of Selborne has inspired generations of naturalists, writers and artists. . . .
For a brief period during the 1920s, some of the most celebrated 20th century British artists including Eric Ravilious, Edward Bawden and Enid Marx studied together at the Royal College of Art. Despite their different backgrounds and personalities, these artists forever altered the face of design in modern Britain. . . .
Curator and collector Muriel Wilson helped to introduce British art to the world during the 20th century. Discover works from her collection by artists such as Peter Blake, David Hockney and Eduardo Paolozzi, left to the Gallery upon her death. . . .
Everything you need to know about pointed nib lettering. This comprehensive course allows you to learn everything from the basics to styling your calligraphy. Learn to handle a nib so that you can create elegant lettering every time! Each student will receive one of our Practice Pads , a wooden. . .
An online course with WEA Tutor George Cromack. A five session online course on Tuesdays, using WEA Canvas and Zoom. Course ref. C3745820. £32 (fees may be waived under certain circumstances). We explore a selection of work from directors whose work may be considered as distinct and immediately recognisable –. . .
An online course on Fridays with WEA tutor Frank Ferrie via WEA Canvas/Zoom programmes. NB Half term break on 30 October. Course ref C3745703. This course gives students at all levels – from beginners to the more experienced – the opportunity to explore different painting approaches, techniques and subjects and. . .
A 7 session online course on Mondays using WEA Canvas/Zoom programmes. NB Half term break on 26 Oct. Course ref C3745701. Artists have used colour to communicate information for thousands of years. Colour can create a mood, establish harmony, or encode information about wealth, status and wellbeing. This course will. . .
Theres something incredibly luxurious about spending a whole day doing something relaxing and enjoyable, thats just for you. Our Full Day Brush Workshop gives you a real in-depth look at how to create modern brush calligraphy, and gives you the perfect foundation to begin your brush lettering journey. Being all. . .
As the nights grow longer, magnificently-ringed planet Saturn moves into the sunset glow, with not far behind to the south-west. Giant gas planet Jupiter makes spectacular, viewing, rising steadily throughout Autumn in the pre-dawn eastern skies. Come to the Planetarium for a guided tour of some of the celestial wonders. . .