Events - 20 Jan 18

Mary Walters

Residency | Projection Space

Saturday 6 January - Sunday 28 January
4:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Meet The Artists events:
Monday 15/01 (4pm – 7pm)
and Sunday 28/01 (12pm – 3pm)

A small group of enthusiasts led by Mary Walters (past director of Edinburgh’s unique Slide Workshop: 1980 – 2000) are to be based at St Margaret’s House in the galleries to explore relationships between a variety of analogue and digital projection methods – and also to investigate the potential of the spaces created by the projected images.
One of the core interests of the group is also to create a projected installation with ICE as the main projection surface. This will enable ideas

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

6 Week Dressmaking Class

Tuesday 16 January - Tuesday 20 February
6:30 pm - 9:00 pm

This dress making class is ideal for someone who has intermediate dressmaking skills, you should be comfortable using a sewing machine and have made simple projects such as cushions or bags.

Key skills learned throughout this course;

Introduction to Sewing Class

Wednesday 17 January - Tuesday 23 January
6:30 pm - 9:00 pm

2 week Introduction to Sewing: 17th & 24th January 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.

6 Week Dressmaking Class

Thursday 18 January - Thursday 22 February
6:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Make any garment you like – a dress, skirt, waistcoat, jacket, trousers whatever you like! – bring along your own pattern or use one of many patterns in the studio.

This dress making class is ideal for someone who has intermediate dressmaking skills, you should be comfortable using a sewing machine and have made simple projects such as cushions or bags.

Key skills learned throughout this course;

Introduction to Sewing Class

Saturday 20 January
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

Re:Connect Digital Drop-ins

Saturday 20 January
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.

Free-hand machine embroidery workshop

Saturday 20 January
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

Another one of an incredibly succesful workshops learning “how to” Free-hand machine embroider. Because why not.
Cost £17
Only 8 places available, so hurry up with your booking!

Porcelain Jewellery

Saturday 20 January
2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Porcelain in Jewellery is suitable for both beginners and experienced jewellers who would like to try new material. You will learn about different clay techniques and how to make jewellery from porcelain. Porcelain is surprisingly durable material with hardness 7 on Mohs scale – the same as most semiprecious stones which makes it perfect material for jewellery making.

Class numbers are small – up to 5 people.

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