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November 2018

Basket Making with Mary Zammit

November 26, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 2:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Monday, repeating until November 26, 2018

Peak, The Old School, Brecon Road
Crickhowell, Powys NP8 1DG United Kingdom
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£220
willow basket weaving

Basket Making with Mary Zammit   Artisan Basket Maker and Willow Craftswoman, Mary Zammit, will introduce you to the skills and techniques of this ancient craft. Using locally grown willow you’ll learn how to design and construct your own basket from scratch. The classes allow opportunity to work on your own personal project under the expert guidance of Mary. You’ll need a sharp pocket knife, secateurs and a medium flat-headed screw driver. Suitable for beginners as well as those with…

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December 2018

TRIBE

December 8, 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 4:30 pm
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One event on November 10, 2018 at 2:00pm

One event on December 8, 2018 at 2:00pm

Peak, The Old School, Brecon Road
Crickhowell, Powys NP8 1DG United Kingdom
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Free
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TRIBE   TRIBE is a monthly workshop for young artists and their families. These playful workshops run by professional artists explore a wide range of art and craft with a different focus each month. So far in 2018 we have experimented with printmaking, collage, textiles, drawing and painting, model-making and sculpture. The afternoon sessions provide a friendly, relaxed environment for children to create and learn. Parents and families of all kinds are encouraged to stay for refreshments and take part…

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Letterpress with Francesca Kay

December 10, 2018 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Peak, The Old School, Brecon Road
Crickhowell, Powys NP8 1DG United Kingdom
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£30

Letterpress with Francesca Kay Poet and letterpress printer Francesca Kay provides a hands-on introduction to letterpress printing. With a flatbed proofing press and lots of wonderful old wooden letters, Francesca shows how to set type and print in a process essentially unchanged since William Caxton’s time. Suitable for beginners as well as those with some experience. Sat 16th March 2-5pm £30 - materials and equipment will be provided

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Pottery with Martin Craddock

December 14, 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Friday, repeating until December 14, 2018

Peak, The Old School, Brecon Road
Crickhowell, Powys NP8 1DG United Kingdom
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£305
Pottery class

Pottery with Martin Craddock   Concentrating on the making process this practical course introduces the fundamental techniques used in hand-built ceramics. Martin Craddock, our trained potter and tutor will guide you through coiling, slabbing and press-moulded dish making. There will also be plenty of opportunities to throw on the wheel. Participants will be able to work on their own personal projects under the guidance of Martin making items for your home, garden etc. Suitable for beginners as well as those…

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February 2019

Printmaking with Rachel Cadman

February 19 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Tuesday, repeating until February 19, 2019

Peak, The Old School, Brecon Road
Crickhowell, Powys NP8 1DG United Kingdom
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£55

  Printmaking with Rachel Cadman   Artist Rachel Cadman brings over 25 years of experience of working in the arts and crafts industry. Over the four weeks of this course she will teach you a range of printmaking techniques, such as screen printing, drypoint etching, lino printing and collographs. TUESDAYS, 10am-1pm 29th Jan, 5th, 12th, 19th Feb £55 for four weeks

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March 2019

Basket Making with Mary Zammit

March 25 @ 10:00 am - 2:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Monday, repeating until March 25, 2019

Peak, The Old School, Brecon Road
Crickhowell, Powys NP8 1DG United Kingdom
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£220

  Basket Making with Mary Zammit   Artisan Basket Maker and Willow Craftswoman, Mary Zammit, will introduce you to the skills and techniques of this ancient craft. Using locally grown willow you’ll learn how to design and construct your own basket from scratch. The classes allow opportunity to work on your own personal project under the expert guidance of Mary. You’ll need a sharp pocket knife, secateurs and a medium flat-headed screw driver. Suitable for beginners as well as those…

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April 2019

Pottery with Martin Craddock

April 5 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Friday, repeating until April 5, 2019

Peak, The Old School, Brecon Road
Crickhowell, Powys NP8 1DG United Kingdom
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  Pottery with Martin Craddock   Concentrating on the making process this practical course introduces the fundamental techniques used in hand-built ceramics. Martin Craddock, our trained potter and tutor will guide you through coiling, slabbing and press-moulded dish making. There will also be plenty of opportunities to throw on the wheel. Participants will be able to work on their own personal projects under the guidance of Martin making items for your home, garden etc. Suitable for beginners as well as…

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Botanical Illustration with Debbie Devauden

April 6 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Peak, The Old School, Brecon Road
Crickhowell, Powys NP8 1DG United Kingdom
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£45.00

Botanical Illustration with Debbie Devauden   Tutor Debbie Devauden will guide you through the various techniques to achieve a detailed and accurate botanical painting. You’ll have the opportuntity to work in pen with a wash of colour or learn the methods to create a pure watercolour picture. Debbie is an experienced tutor, with a Diploma in Botanical Illustration from The English Garden School at the Chelsea Physic Garden. Debbie has exhibited widely, including with the Society of Botanical Artists at…

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Life Writing with Renée Stanton

April 9 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Tuesday, repeating until April 9, 2019

Peak, The Old School, Brecon Road
Crickhowell, Powys NP8 1DG United Kingdom
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Life Writing with Renée Stanton   Life Writing allows people to write about their own lives and not get bogged down in plot, character, beginnings and endings. Everybody has stories to tell, drawn from their own experience and Life Writing can give them a voice. We all have different life experiences and nobody's life is so mundane that it can't be written about. These six sessions will provide opportunities for new subject areas about which to write. We will reflect…

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TRIBE

April 13 @ 2:00 pm - 4:30 pm
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One event on February 9, 2019 at 2:00pm

One event on March 9, 2019 at 2:00pm

One event on April 13, 2019 at 2:00pm

Peak, The Old School, Brecon Road
Crickhowell, Powys NP8 1DG United Kingdom
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  TRIBE   Tribe is a monthly workshop for young artists and their families. These playful workshops will explore a wide range of arts and crafts including Drawing, Painting, Printing, Ceramics and Textiles. The afternoon sessions in the Peak studio provide a relaxed and friendly environment within which the children can create and learn. Families and families of all kinds are encouraged to stay for refreshments and join in the activity. Age guide: 7-11 years SATURDAYS: 12th Jan, 9th Feb,…

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