The 2-day mid-week courses are designed for beginners, improvers, intermediate artists, as well as those with more experience looking for a refresher course. These courses will support your ongoing development as an independent and confident artist, teaching you new techniques to help develop your artistic skills and creativity.
Art for Leisure Friday
Artist-led, social, fun, creative arts and craft classes suitable for all adults. No previous experience needed.
Part of Ancoats Visual Arts – the friendliest and most welcoming art group in Manchester!More Info >
The Art for Leisure courses consist of 2 artist-led sessions + the option of attending 2 x Be Creative studio-sessions (free) during the same month as your Art for Leisure Course
Cityscapes: urban sketchingMore Info >
The course gives you the opportunity to develop your 2-point perspective while drawing local heritage buildings in historical Ancoats. You will learn a variety of creative urban sketching techniques to transform your pencil sketches into works of art.
What can I expect
Carefully structured teaching that will lead you step by step, giving you the confidence to try new things.
Loads of individual 1:1 encouragement to explore, experiment and discover.
Inclusive + personalised learning
A teaching style that focuses on your individual needs and is fully accepting of your individuality.
Creativity and technical skills
Teaching that allows you to learn new technical skills and develop your creativity, and leave inspired to continue to develop your skills further at home.
The Gallery Studio is a warm, creative and friendly space offering a relaxed informal, yet focused, teaching style.