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September 2018

Working with greenwood – carving a unique spoon or spatula

Sat 15 September, 9:30 am - 4:30 pm

This workshop is for beginners who would like an introduction to this wonderful craft. Working with wood fresh from the forest, Fife-based artist and maker Steve Bretel will guide you through a day designing and making your own unique spoon or spatula, with instruction in using simple specialist carving hand tools. Manipulating the wood and allowing the design to take account of its natural twists and turns is both challenging and enjoyable, being a direct connection with the natural world around…

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New Beginnings – Textile exhibition

Sat 8 September, 10:00 am - Fri 21 September, 4:30 pm

Visit this exhibition by Indigo Tracks, the textile group which meets regularly at the Arthouse. Promises to be excellent!

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August 2018

Cyanotype on Fabric (and Paper)

Sat 11 August, 9:30 am - 4:00 pm
Tutor: Kit Martin

  This is a full day workshop introducing you to the cyanotype process and to experimenting with printing onto fabric and paper. It is suitable for textile designers, painters, photographers and anyone else who might be interested in this fascinating, versatile process. Although the emphasis for the day is on fabric, you will, once you have coated some fabric with cyanotype chemicals, make prints on paper too. This will be a day of experimentation: once you have learnt the basics of…

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July 2018

Developing a Studio Practice- Fraser Taylor

Mon 30 July - Fri 3 August

Developing a Studio Practice Fraser Taylor Monday 30th July – Friday 3rd August, 2018 10am-4pm each day Course fee- £225 The workshop will allow each participating artist or designer to develop strategies in advancing their studio practice. Work will be developed individually. There will be emphasis in building a community invested in sharing and discussing ideas. Course objectives; making, group critiques, visual research, developing conceptual enquiry, understanding material interests and appropriateness to practice, presentation and installation ideas, influences, identifying goals…

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Ukulele workshop- Raise your game

Sat 28 July, 10:00 am - 1:00 pm

Stephen Wragg Ukulele Workshop- Raise your game 28th July 2018 10-1pm (plus the workshop group will give a short performance to friends) Workshop fee- £20 The ukulele is a wonderful and versatile little instrument, and I’m passionate about helping people get the most out of it!  Ideally you’ll have been playing for a little while and have learned a few chords, now you’re ready to take the next step to develop your playing. We’ll be learning some songs while focussing on…

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Sat 14 July, 2:30 pm

CARVE is a fun and unique workshop that brings jewellery making together with unique and inspiring venues. Learn the skills to CARVE your unique ring or charm from jeweller’s wax and we’ll transform it for you from wax to silver. CARVE classes are run by Kate Pickering who has over 10 years of jewellery making experience. Kate has built a reputation for supporting and promoting the jewellery industry in Scotland through her jewellery incubator programme Vanilla Ink, her countrywide festival Scottish Jewellery Week,…

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Breaking the Boundaries– Experimental Printmaking Summer School with Kittie Jones

Mon 2 July - Fri 6 July

Breaking the boundaries- experimental printmaking Kittie Jones 10am-4pm each day Course fee- £225 This exciting week will take the theme of Boundaries as a starting point, thinking about the edges between town and country, as well as the contrasting ideas of home and journeys. Day one will focus on gathering information out and about in the varied landscapes around Ladybank. Students will be guided through different sketching methods, working with colour, tone and composition. Sketches made will then be used…

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June 2018

Woven Garden Structures

Sun 24 June, 9:30 am - 4:30 pm

This one-day workshop is for those whose climbing plants have taken a wee shine to themselves and need a bit of propping up!  We are very glad that Jane Wilkinson is able to offer another garden structures workshop and hope that those who missed it last year can join this time round. Please note that the workshop is being offered on a Sunday. The garden structures course will be an introduction to the art of working in willow, its preparation and the appropriate use…

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MESSENGER BAG from recycled coffee sacks- with Ruth Morris (ROOBEDO)

Sat 16 June

CUT AND SEW WORKSHOP 16th June 2018 10am-4pm £40 including materials. From recycled fabrics learn sewing techniques and tips and go away a more confident sewer with a fantastic bag to boot! Simply bring along a sewing kit, machine (if you have one!) and a packed lunch. Off the rails Arthouse has sewing machines if you don’t have your own! You will be using donated Glenlyon coffee sacks and recycled car seat belts from Perth Auto Recyclers to create your very…

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Discovering Drawing……….Fraser Taylor

Sat 9 June, 10:00 am - Tue 12 June, 4:00 pm

4 Day course Saturday 9th June- Tuesday 12th June 2018 10am- 4pm each day This workshop will examine a range of contemporary approaches to drawing; using various materials to generate images, which will investigate an extensive vocabulary of visual dynamics. Drawing will be used as a device to access ideas and explore chance and the unpredictable. The immediacy of drawing allows for experimentation and risky moves. The objective is that this workshop will allow us to share ideas and discuss…

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