What’s On

Jan 2018

Primary Art Club

Tuesday 9 January - Tuesday 27 March
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Our classes are fun and friendly. They introduce different artists and techniques each week, This term we are focusing on colour and pattern in modern art. Children use a variety of materials and are encouraged to further their ability and imagination. Class sizes are small (between 8-15 children) allowing us to spend time with each child and welcome all abilities. Classes are led by Arts Education Tutor Poppy Richards who works across a

Feb 2018

2 Week Introduction to Sewing

Wednesday 21 February - Wednesday 28 February
6:30 pm - 9:00 pm

2 week Introduction to Sewing: 21st & 28th February 6.30pm – 9pm

This practical sewing course will help you become familiar with the basics of machine sewing and help you build your confidence using a domestic sewing machine before moving on to a simple sewing project after which you can graduate onto another intermediate course offered by Edinburgh Sewcial Club.

Furniture Painting Class

Saturday 24 February
10:00 am - 2:30 pm

Let your creativity flow, learn how to paint your furniture! This class is a great opportunity to relax and have some creative fun.

You gain access to paints / brushes / waxes and can experiment in a friendly and supportive environment without making expensive mistakes. Best of all you get to transform a transform a piece of your furniture and gain the confidence to upcycle more furniture.

During the class, you will learn:

1 day Introduction to Sewing

Saturday 24 February
11:00 am - 5:00 pm

This practical sewing course will help you become familiar with the basics of machine sewing and help you build your confidence using a domestic sewing machine before moving on to a simple sewing project after which you can graduate onto another intermediate course offered by Edinburgh Sewcial Club.

Re:Connect Digital Drop-ins

Saturday 24 February
11:00 am - 6:00 pm

11 am – 1 pm (1st , 3rd , 5th Saturday in the month)
4pm – 6pm (2nd & 4th Saturday in the month)

People Know How’s latest project supports people to realise their full potential.
Re:Connect is a service that provides free access to laptops along with volunteers to help people navigate online services.

Paint Stitch & Sip – Design Your Own Fabric & Make A Clutch Bag!

Saturday 24 February
4:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Paint Stitch & Sip, gather your friends for a social evening with a difference!

DESIGN, PAINT, & STITCH your very own hand-made clutch bag, whilst sipping prosecco and eating decadent appetisers. A brilliant opportunity to party, make new friends and get creative at the same time.

You will leave with a fabulous accessory designed by you and memories to last a lifetime. NO SEWING or PAINTING EXPERIENCE NECESSARY – It’s all about the fun!

Drink, Make & Do

Saturday 24 February
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Relax with a cocktail while learning new crafts, no experience needed. Sessions are priced at £20 (£15 if paying in advance) with all materials and drinks provided.

Jan 27th- metal embossing, Celtic designs
Feb 24th- bath bombs, produce your own bath scents and packaging
March 31st- willow weaving, entwine your own Easter wreath
April 28th- spring mobile , inspired by Beltane and nature
May 26th- plaster cast tea light flowers and mod-roc birds
June 30th- block printing, design a beach bag
July 28th- sugar craft, create a perfect cupcake
Aug 25th- needle felting, make insect brooches and magnets
Sep 29th- marbeling and basic bookbinding, construct a notebook
Oct 27th- Lino printing, design Day of the Dead prints
Nov 24th- winter decorations, garlands and centrepieces

Contact us
@drinkmakeanddo
07775622756

All sessions are held at G5 Education and Workshop space, Edinburgh Palette, 151 London road, Edinburgh, EH7 6AE

Make a silver stone-set ring

Sunday 25 February
10:00 am - 3:00 pm

During this workshop you will learn how to make a silver ring and a bezel setting for a cabochon stone. You will be shown how to solder the two together to create a unique stone set ring. You will learn basic jewellery making techniques such as sawing, filing and soldering, as well as trickier ones such as sizing and stonesetting.
To book a place, go to my website: www.leahbastianijewellery.co.uk
Or email me: leahbastiani@gmail.com

Stacking rings workshop

Sunday 25 February
10:00 am - 3:00 pm

This workshop is also running on Sunday 11th March ’18

This one day workshop is suitable for all levels. You will be shown how to size, shape, solder and finish up to 6 contrasting silver rings. Using a saw, files and hammers you will create a set of unique stacking rings to take home at the end of the day.

to book, email me: leahbastiani@gmail.com
or visit my website: www.leahbastianijewellery.co.uk

Gray's School of Art | 4th Year Painting Exhibition

Sunday 25 February - Saturday 10 March
11:00 am - 6:00 pm

Private view: Saturday 24th February 6pm – 9pm

This exhibition brings the 4th year painters at Gray’s School of Art out of their studios and into a gallery space together for the first time. The students are all painting undergraduates, but this is a diverse group with a range of media on show including video, sculpture, drawing and painting. They have been wholly responsible for organising and presenting this exhibition which has required collaboration, cooperation and a degree of compromise from all involved. All skills that will help the students in their professional life after Art School.

6 Week Shirt / Shirt Dress Making Class

Monday 26 February
6:30 pm - 9:00 pm

The shirt is a pretty technical garment so there’s lots to learn in this class – don’t worry you will be taken through everything step by step and class sizes are kept small ensuring you recieve ample 1 to 1 tutor time.

Make a shirt – male or female styling or a shirt dress in a fabric or fabrics of your choosing and will be ready in time for spring / summer!

Silver Jewellery Making - All levels

Monday 26 February
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

(excludes 12th Feb’18)

This course is suitable for all levels including complete beginners.
You will learn basic jewellery making techniques on a weekly basis, such as sawing, filing, soldering, roll printing and finishing metals, as well as cabochon stone setting. You will be making a ring, pendant and earrings along the way. There will be one to one guidance enabling you to confidently create your own piece of jewellery.

Primary Art Club

Tuesday 27 February
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Our classes are fun and friendly. They introduce different artists and techniques each week. This term we are focusing on colour and pattern in modern art. Children use a variety of materials and are encouraged to further their ability and imagination. Class sizes are small (between 8-15 children) allowing us to spend time with each child and welcome all abilities. Classes are led by Arts Education Tutor Poppy Richards who works across a number of arts organisations across Edinburgh including National Galleries of Scotland and Jupiter Artland in school engagement roles. Poppy has a working knowledge of child protection and a full PVG disclosure.

Pilates Classes

Tuesday 27 February
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

PILATES 4 ALL by Clare Shillinglaw

I run fun and friendly Pilates classes held in the Drawing Room, 3rd Floor on Tuesday evenings 5-6pm.

Pilates is amazing for improving posture, balance, flexibility and easing any muscle and joint niggles. Regular practice can help you build long and lean muscle, strengthen the core from within and relax the mind. It is suitable for a wide range of people, from beginners to professional sportspeople, and including pregnant women and seniors so please come along!

2 Week Introduction to Sewing

Tuesday 27 February - Tuesday 6 March
6:30 pm - 9:00 pm

2 week Introduction to Sewing: 27th February & 6th March 6.30pm – 9pm

This practical sewing course will help you become familiar with the basics of machine sewing and help you build your confidence using a domestic sewing machine before moving on to a simple sewing project after which you can graduate onto another intermediate course offered by Edinburgh Sewcial Club.

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