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July 2019

Life Writing with Renée Stanton

July 16 @ 2:00 pm - August 6 @ 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Tuesday, repeating until July 16, 2019

Peak, The Old School, Brecon Road
Crickhowell, Powys NP8 1DG United Kingdom
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£45

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 four sessions will provide opportunities for new subject areas about which to write. We will reflect on…

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Pottery with Martin Craddock

July 19 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Friday, repeating until July 19, 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 those with…

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August 2019

Pottery Summer School

August 7 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 10:00am, repeating until August 7, 2019

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

Our popular five-day summer schools enable students to develop their own projects and interests, with the support of a professional tutor in the Peak studio. Pottery Summer School with Martin Craddock Concentrating on the making process this practical summer school 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. Suitable for beginners as well as those with some experience.   Saturday 3 - Wednesday…

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Printmaking Summer School

August 23 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 10:00am, repeating until August 23, 2019

Peak, The Old School, Brecon Road
Crickhowell, Powys NP8 1DG United Kingdom
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£185

Our popular five-day summer schools enable students to develop their own projects and interests, with the support of a professional tutor in the Peak studio. Printmaking Summer School with Hannah Firmin This summer school with printmaker Hannah Firmin is an opportunity to experiment with variety of relief printing techniques using Lino, wood and vinyl blocks. Working from your own designs you’ll create a basic single colour print or apply several colours. Hannah will show examples of her own work and…

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Life Drawing with Tony Tribe

August 24 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
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One event on July 27, 2019 at 10:00am

One event on August 24, 2019 at 10:00am

Peak, The Old School, Brecon Road
Crickhowell, Powys NP8 1DG United Kingdom
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£70
easel in a studio

Life Drawing with Tony Tribe A monthly class concerned with the importance of observation of the human figure. You will work directly from the life model with artist, Tony Tribe, on hand to provide individual guidance. The course will equip you with the technical and perceptual skills to competently render the human figure. Each session will feature a long pose of two or three hours length, although shorter poses are always incorporated into the day. Students will be introduced to…

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November 2019

TRIBE – Autumn term

November 9 @ 2:00 pm - 4:30 pm
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One event on November 9, 2019 at 2:00pm

One event on December 14, 2019 at 2:00pm

Peak, The Old School, Brecon Road
Crickhowell, Powys NP8 1DG United Kingdom
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£9.00

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 of all kinds are encouraged to stay for refreshments and join in the activity. Age guide: 7-11 years SATURDAYS: 12th October, 9th November, 14th December, 2-4.30 Sessions…

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Life Writing with Renée Stanton

November 12 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Tuesday, repeating until November 12, 2019

Peak, The Old School, Brecon Road
Crickhowell, Powys NP8 1DG United Kingdom
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£60
a pair of glasses on a book

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 four sessions will provide opportunities for new subject areas about which to write. We will reflect on…

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Basket Making with Mary Bunney

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

Peak, The Old School, Brecon Road
Crickhowell, Powys NP8 1DG United Kingdom
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£120
willow basket weaving

    Basket Making with Mary Bunney (formerly Zammit) Artisan Basket Maker and Willow Craftswoman, Mary Bunney, 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…

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December 2019

Pottery with Martin Craddock

December 6 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Friday, repeating until December 20, 2019

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

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Life Drawing with Tony Tribe

December 7 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
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One event on November 23, 2019 at 10:00am

One event on December 7, 2019 at 10:00am

Peak, The Old School, Brecon Road
Crickhowell, Powys NP8 1DG United Kingdom
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£70
easel in a studio

Life Drawing with Tony Tribe   A monthly class concerned with the importance of observation of the human figure. You will work directly from the life model with artist, Tony Tribe, on hand to provide individual guidance. The course will equip you with the technical and perceptual skills to competently render the human figure. Each session will feature a long pose of two or three hours length, although shorter poses are always incorporated into the day. Students will be introduced…

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