Visual Art

ARTeology

ARTeology

January 11, 2019 @ 10:00 AM

Trowbridge Town Hall
Market Street, Trowbridge, BA14 8EQ

11th January – 16th February 2019
Exhibition Preview: Thursday 10 January, 6pm
Thanks to the Heritage Lottery Fund Collecting Cultures programme the Creative Wiltshire project is proactively collecting and adding to museum and archive collections in the county. This exhibition presents work by contemporary artists who have been exploring the ever-growing Creative Wiltshire collection as a catalyst for new work.

The Urban Landscape in Dry Pastels /Chalk with Kate Cochrane

The Urban Landscape in Dry Pastels /Chalk with Kate Cochrane

January 17, 2019 @ 5:30 PM

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Trowbridge Town Hall
Market Street, Trowbridge, BA14 8EQ

The course is for anyone with an interest in using dry pastels at all levels of experience. Working from your own photos of cityscape, buildings, industrial scenes or local architecture, the aim will be to understand how to use dry pastels or chalks to convey the subject.

Sketching and Painting the Outdoors with Daniel Chuter

Sketching and Painting the Outdoors with Daniel Chuter

February 04, 2019 @ 10:30 AM

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Trowbridge Town Hall
Market Street, Trowbridge, BA14 8EQ

These workshops are designed to build skills and confidence in sketching and painting the outdoors.
Learn how to...
•    Use a range of materials effectively and consider historical examples
•    Compose a scene understanding basic forms and perspective
•    Study tone and differentiate between light and dark
•    Build up layers and add complementary colours to create a certain mood / atmosphere.

Artists' Cafe Trowbridge

Artists' Cafe Trowbridge

February 07, 2019 @ 10:30 AM

Trowbridge Town Hall
Market Street, Trowbridge, BA14 8EQ

Come along to meet other local artists over a cup of tea or coffee and a slice of cake.

This is an informal drop in session where you can share news and ideas, discuss your practice and artistic challenges and find out about artistic opportunities.

We meet the first Thursday of each month at 10.30am until about noon(ish).

Please email us if you would like to be put on the 'reminder list', or to ask any questions.

ARTeology: Artists’ Talk with Julie Smith and Mervyn Grist

ARTeology: Artists’ Talk with Julie Smith and Mervyn Grist

February 07, 2019 @ 6:30 PM

Trowbridge Town Hall
Market Street, Trowbridge, BA14 8EQ

Thursday 7 February, 6.30pm
Through an informal talk and performance, ARTeologists Julie Smith and Mervyn Grist tell stories within a story, about how artists respond to archives as an often neglected source material for inspiration and contemporary interpretation.

An Introduction to Silk Painting with Louise Colbourn

An Introduction to Silk Painting with Louise Colbourn

February 09, 2019 @ 10:30 AM

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Trowbridge Town Hall
Market Street, Trowbridge, BA14 8EQ

A five week silk painting course will follow free Taster Sessions. Open to both the artistically nervous and more experienced art makers, who would like to return to creativity or simply explore something new!