Diary of Events

 

Use this page to check out some of our past workshops, talks and demonstrations, outings and social events.  For future workshops that you may be interested in joining, click on the Workshops tab.

Fresh Air Exhibition, Quenington

Fresh Air Exhibition, Quenington

On 8 June, Wessex Sculptors members had a trip to the Cotswold village of Quenington to visit the 2022 Fresh Air exhibition held in the grounds of the beautiful Old Rectory.  With trees, lawns and a river running through, the gardens really lend themselves to showing...

Head & Neck Modelling Workshop

Head & Neck Modelling Workshop

On Saturday 2nd July, we will be running another, every popular, head and neck modelling workshop tutored by John Souter at our barn studio using a live model.  It will run from 10am to 4pm. Price: £50 for Wessex Sculptor members, £60 for non-members, to include...

Two Day Raku Workshop

Two Day Raku Workshop

In April, we managed to secure the services to Jan Hite, and experienced sculptor and ceramicist, to run a two day raku workshop.  The first day saw us producing up to three small sculptures in clay at our barn studio.  A gap of three weeks between workshop days...

Wood Carving Workshop 29 Jan

Wood Carving Workshop 29 Jan

On 29th January 2022, Wessex Sculptor member David Knight ran another of our popular Wood Carving workshops. This workshop supported us in the handling the carving of large pieces of wood using power tools as well as routine wood carving equipment. The three...

Introduction to Creative Copperwork

Introduction to Creative Copperwork

By popular request, on 15 January, Lucille Scott again ran an introductory workshop to working with copper. This is an intensive workshop and included techniques such as cutting and hammering out copper sheeting, soldering, working with wire and will cover processes...

Ceramics workshop: working with paper clay

Ceramics workshop: working with paper clay

A Porcelain Paper Clay workshop took place at the Barn on 6th November run by Jess Skelton, a ceramics artist who works in the studio next to ours. There were eight of us and Jess taught us how to cast natural objects in slip which created some beautiful results from...

Ceramics: Handbuilding & Glazing Workshop

Ceramics: Handbuilding & Glazing Workshop

This was a 2 day workshop run by Jess Skelton (Integrated Arts Psychotherapist MA UKCP) that ran on the 13th and 27th November, 10am - 4pm. This two day introductory workshop gave participants the experience of coil building, Kurinuki (the Japanese art of carving from...

Copper Workshop

Copper Workshop

On Saturday 24 July, Lucille Scott ran an introductory workshop in creative copper work at the studio. This was an intensive introduction to working with copper, including techniques such as cutting and hammering out copper sheeting, soldering, working with wire....

Head and Neck Sculpture Workshop

Head and Neck Sculpture Workshop

On September 25th 2021, Wessex sculptors' Sculptor in Residence, John Souter, ran a one day head and neck modelling workshop in clay.  The workshop will run from 10am to 4pm.  The cost was £50 for Wessex Sculptors members and £60 for non-members, which included...

 

 

 

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Bramdean
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