Cyanotype on fabric and paper

Off The Rails Arthouse Upper Flat, Ladybank Station House, Victoria Street, Ladybank, Fife

NOW FULLY BOOKED> ADDITIONAL WORKSHOP ON SUNDAY 8 AUGUST Following a very successful workshop in 2019, we are delighted to welcome back Kit Martin for another day of cyanotype. This is a full day workshop introducing you to the cyanotype process and provides an opportunity to experiment 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. Beginners are welcome, but you will also &hellip read more

Cyanotype on Fabric and Paper – additional day

Off The Rails Arthouse Upper Flat, Ladybank Station House, Victoria Street, Ladybank, Fife

Because the workshop on 7 August is now fully booked, Kit Martin is running an additional one the following day. This is a full day workshop introducing you to the cyanotype process and provides an opportunity to experiment 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. Beginners are welcome, but you will also benefit if you are looking for a refresher in &hellip read more

Railway Garden

Off The Rails Arthouse Upper Flat, Ladybank Station House, Victoria Street, Ladybank, Fife

This one-day course is aimed at people with different levels of experience including beginners, or those who would welcome one-to-one support and want to develop ideas and extend their creative approach. Come and join Edinburgh artist Sarah Knox who is well-known for her atmospheric landscape painting and now is brimming with enthusiasm about her fresh refocus since lockdown as she began drawing plein-air in her garden and found inspiration in immediate surroundings and people. Sarah will take you outside to &hellip read more

Mokuhanga (Japanese woodblock watercolour printing)

Off The Rails Arthouse Upper Flat, Ladybank Station House, Victoria Street, Ladybank, Fife

SAFE PRINTING WITHOUT A PRESS Due to popular demand, Elspeth Lamb is running another two-day Mohukanga (Japanese Woodblock printing) workshop at Off the Rails. Please note that social distancing protocols and hygiene arrangements will be in place throughout the day and class numbers will be limited to eight. You will be allocated a set of tools for your sole use during the weekend. Japanese woodblock prints are those images one associates with artists such as Hiroshige, Kuniyoshi, Utamaro and Hokusai, &hellip read more

A Print at the Pub!

Off The Rails Arthouse Upper Flat, Ladybank Station House, Victoria Street, Ladybank, Fife

Printmaking workshop at the Golf Inn Ladybank Tutor- Theresa Gourlay 21st September 2021 7pm Free To book a place please email Theresa - [email protected] Off the Rails Arthouse is venturing 'oot and aboot' to our local pub! No experience is necessary to join this free printmaking workshop, we will also provide all materials and equipment. The Golf Inn at Ladybank is a pub/restaurant and farmshop just a few metres along from the station. In the past many of our participants &hellip read more

Watercolour workshop – colour beginnings

Off The Rails Arthouse Upper Flat, Ladybank Station House, Victoria Street, Ladybank, Fife

This course is aimed at people with different levels of experience including beginners, or those who would welcome one-to-one support with a personal project. Working in watercolour, the course will appeal to artists who want to develop ideas and extend their creative approach. Sarah Knox returns to Off the Rails following a highly successful workshop in 2019. She is an established professional artist and experienced art teacher based in Edinburgh, known for her evocative paintings of the Scottish landscape, capturing &hellip read more

A Journey into Bookbinding

Off The Rails Arthouse Upper Flat, Ladybank Station House, Victoria Street, Ladybank, Fife

Join Edinburgh based Bookbinder Cass Barron for a day of creative bookbinding that will equip you with the skills to make a range of book structures - a great opportunity to try your hand at this wonderfully addictive craft and leave with a collection of books that make for great sketchbooks, journals and personalised gifts! Be inspired by her own wonderful work by clicking here. Over the course of the workshop Cass will share her passion for bookbinding and approach &hellip read more

Clearing out my drawers- Claire Heminsley

Off The Rails Arthouse Upper Flat, Ladybank Station House, Victoria Street, Ladybank, Fife

North East Fife Open Studios weekend 23rd and 24th October 2021 10am-5pm each day Claire Heminsley is Clearing out her drawers!! She will be exhibiting an extensive range of work:-Scraperboard prints, tea towels, cards, original drawings, textiles & illustrations, 3D sculptures, new & old work. In the spirit of ‘Clearing out her drawers’ materials, inspirational objects & lots of other exciting things will also be for sale. Claire is a graduate of Glasgow school of Art, she started trading as &hellip read more

Watercolour Workshop – Colour Beginnings (additional class)

Off The Rails Arthouse Upper Flat, Ladybank Station House, Victoria Street, Ladybank, Fife

Due to popular demand, Sarah Knox is offering an addition day's workshop in watercolour. As before, this course is aimed at people with different levels of experience including beginners, or those who would welcome one-to-one support with a personal project. If you have enjoyed the workshop earlier in October, you may want to sign up to this one and continue the good work! The course will appeal to artists who want to develop ideas and extend their creative approach. Sarah &hellip read more

Short Introduction to Bookbinding

Off The Rails Arthouse Upper Flat, Ladybank Station House, Victoria Street, Ladybank, Fife

Join Edinburgh based Bookbinder Cass Barron for an afternoon of creative bookbinding that will equip you with the skills to make a number of book structures – a great opportunity to try your hand at this wonderfully addictive craft and leave with a collection of books that make for great sketchbooks, journals and personalised gifts! A short taster workshop great for anyone new to bookbinding, or wishing to extend their skills Cass is a highly experienced and knowledgeable bookbinder and &hellip read more