Loading Events

Art Workshops

Sat 26th June @ 10:00 am - Sun 27th June @ 4:00 pm

Denise Cliffen Painting of Tramway Museum Workshop

Join the Fun and Get Creative! Come and be inspired by the amazing views towards Crich Stand.

We’re hosting a series of art workshops to celebrate Cliff Quarry, Crich, by offering free admission in July to all Crich
residents. Proof of address will be needed on entry.
There will be a series of workshops during the weekends in July for anyone who wishes to create a piece of art work or learn new art techniques. The theme is capturing the character and beauty of Cliff Quarry and the Tramway environment.
Children must be accompanied by an adult.
All workshops will take place in a quiet grassy area above the Bandstand opposite the quarry face.

Margaret Bazely, Willow Sculptor. Sunday 11th July & Saturday 17th July. 2.00pm- 4.00pm.
This will involve sculpting with natural willow where participants can make items such as a small animal, a sphere, plant support, a wreath or tension trays .
Price is £20 including materials and printed instructions. 6 places are available.
To book please contact: margaretbazely@aol.com
Saturday 3rd July and Sunday 4th July. 10.30am – 12.30pm.
This is a drop in session, sculpting with natural willow. People can make a small item and pay for their art work.
Prices: Magic wand is £3. The following items are £5 each: Fish on a rod , a heart, a dragonfly, a bird feeder.
Booking is not necessary, just turn up during the available time.

David Hunns, Artist. Saturdays June 26th, July 17th and July 24th. 10.00am – 12.00pm and 1.00pm – 3.00pm.

David Hunns

David Hunns

Price: £3 per person or £10 per family.

Drop in Sessions where individuals have the freedom to explore and create their own artwork under guidance. Materials provided. Booking not necessary, just turn up during the available time.

Denise Cliffen, Artist. Sundays June 27th, July 11th and 18th July. 2.00pm – 4.00pm.
This is an introductory workshop to pastel painting landscapes. There will be a demonstration of how to work in pastels, focusing on the quarry, followed by a practical workshop session. All Materials provided. (The painting of the Crich Tramway Workshop by Denise is shown above).
Price: £10 per person. 10 places available.
To book please contact: denise.cliffen@gmail.com

Julian Bray, Mixed Media Artist. Sunday July 4th. 1.00pm – 4.00pm.
There will be a demonstration followed by a practical activity with participant’s own materials. Please bring your own paper/sketchbook/ canvas and whichever materials you wish to work in.
Price: Free. 20 places available. To book please contact:paperworkz@hotmail.com

Dr. Andrew Smith. Geologist. Saturday July 10th. 1.00pm – 2.00pm & 4.00pm – 5.00pm.
This is a talk called a “Slice through Time”. It focusses on the formation of Cliff Quarry over millions of years. Fossils will be on display and available to photograph and make rubbings.
Price: Free. Booking is not necessary.

Jonathan Amos, Photographer. Sunday 25th July, 2 workshops: 1.00pm- 2.30pm and 3.00pm – 4.30pm
How to use light and shade in landscape photography. Bring your own camera.
The participants will be able to photograph aspects of Cliff Quarry and features around the Tramway Village such as the woodland walk, views over Derwent valley and the Tramway Museum.
Price: £2 per person. 10 places available. To book please contact: jamos@waitrose.com

Further information can be found on Facebook, Art Share Crich, local advertising and on www.crichstandard.org
Details of the Art Share Exhibition, October 2021 can be found on Crich Art Share Facebook. Closing dates for entries is September 30th. Photographs of entries may be emailed to clarelimb68@gmail.com

Crich Tramway Village is a brand name for the National Tramway Museum (Accredited with Arts Council England), solely owned and operated by The Tramway Museum Society, incorporated in England with liability by guarantee (no. 744229). Registered charity number 313615. Our ICO number is Z6700136.

Share This