Children’s Summer Art Group, Every Wednesday 10am -12:30

with Shaphan Cole (Professional artist and enhanced CRB checked) August 1st – Exploring Colour and Paint, creating character faces & masks August 8th – Printing from nature, sensory boxes exploring nature & monoprinting August 15th- Create your own unique sketch book or note book with book binding techniques. explore fabric painting techniques to decorate your book. £6 per child or £5 for additional siblings August 22nd – Creating fantasy houses inspired by Oswestry. With Anthony Smith (Professional Artist and enhance CRB Checked). Have fun exploring watercolour and mixed media collage techniques. £6 per child or £5 for additional siblings

Continue reading


Willow Weaving Workshop for Children

Willow Weaving workshop for Children With Professional willow weavers Helen & Kalvin. (15 years’ experience teaching all ages & abilities & enhance CRB checked) August 16th Morning Session: 10-12.30 & Afternoon Session: 1.30-4pm For 6-16 year olds Have fun exploring Willow Weaving techniques and making your own under water creatures and plants to create a willow mural which will be exhibited in the Gallery. All art work can be taken home at the end of the exhibition. £6 per session – 2 Sessions available

Continue reading


Photography for beginners at the Willow Gallery with Cordelia Weedon. Friday 17th & 24th August 2 – 5pm

Learn how to get better use out of your camera in a practical and fun way with local artist Cordelia Weedon. (compact or SLRs). The cost of both sessions is £40 and will cover: Visual Literacy / Taking Photos / Editing & Presentation Session 1       17th Aug         2 – 5pm         Looking at and discussing other photographers work. Completing practical tasks on camera functions, composition & content (ISO settings, shutter speeds, apertures, macro photography, portraits, down loading images etc). Choosing a themed project to work on in between sessions. Session 2       24th Aug         2 – 5pm Learn about editing & […]

Continue reading


Art and Craft Workshops -Children, Young People & Adults

This summer the Willow Gallery is hosting a fantastic selection of Art & Craft workshops, suitable for all ages and abilities. Workshops by special visiting artists include pinhole and digital photography, willow weaving, wool weaving, textiles, decoy bird making, sculpture and much more. The Summer Art Group for primary school children will meet every Wednesday morning throughout the summer holidays from 10.30-12.30am with the Young Artists Summer Group meeting every Wednesday afternoon from 1.30-3.30pm  

Continue reading