Art and Crafts

Learn to Paint Oil Portraits in 3 Steps

10am – 1pm

An opportunity to paint portraits from life with tutor Robin Perko. The process is taught step by step focusing on value, tone and edge control. The course can be joined at any time.

£100 per 4-weeks (non-refundable)
Model fees and supporting literature included.

Contact Robin
07967 110057

Life Drawing

6.30pm – 9.30pm

1.30pm – 4.30pm

Term time starting January, April & September
10 meetings per term

Tutor: Sofie Dobbelaere
Dynamic life drawing sessions for all abilities


contact Sofie
07817 147 160

Sherwood Art Room

Wednesdays & Thursdays
10.00am – 4.00pm
Every week

An art space for artists offering a supportive environment and opportunities for artistic development. Members will be able to participate in studio sessions, exhibitions, seminars, skill-sharing, reviews, portfolio work, model sessions and other group activities.

Membership £30 per annum
Studio session £2 (non-members £5)
Model session £5 (non-members £8)

Booking & Information
To apply for membership contact The Place
0115 985 6777
email thePlace

Art with Art History & humour!

10am – 12.15pm
10 weeks courses starting January, April and September

A course for anyone wanting tuition or just some guidance with their work. Designed to enable you to develop powers of observation, drawing, painting, ideas, appreciation of other artists’ work, learn from each other, and have fun.

Tutor and artist Rosemary Wels DIP AD ATD, a lecturer for 27 years at NCN, has taught drawing, painting, printmaking, computer graphics, and art history.

£100 per term

Contact Rosemary
0115 962 6409
email Rosemary

Crafters Corner

Every Thursday
10am – 12.30pm

Friendly meeting place for those who enjoy craft-making with beads, textiles, paper, glass etc. and if you like to draw and paint – everyone is welcome.
All you need to bring are your own materials. Free refreshments.

£4.50 per session

contact Rita Dobbins
0115 962 1802
or The Place
0115 985 6777

The Place For Art

10am – 1pm

Friendly, untutored group who meet every week to paint and draw.
Newcomers are warmly welcome.

£5.00 per class

contact Rita Dobbins
0115 962 1802

Sunday Life Drawing

First Sunday every month
10am – 1pm

Join an informal, sociable group of artists and develop your drawing skills from studying the life model. All abilities welcome from beginners to those with experience. Poses vary and requests encouraged.
Newcomers are warmly welcome.

£10 (includes refreshments)

contact Chris
07941 607 288
email Chris