DYS | Study Days

‘The entire day was so enjoyable: from the hospitable welcome, the interesting and well researched initial talk, through to the engrossing mix of activities.  The opportunity to become fully absorbed creatively and to be able to use a wide range of resources was brilliant.’  

Study Day Participant feedback.

 

Next dates: 

Mixed Groups:   9th June,  and 28th July £65.00  (to include all materials)

Women’s Group:  Autumn dates to be announced.

For further info and booking do check out the Eventbrite link for the 9th June – this is the last date we have an Eventbrite for at present.

Please contact lead facilitator Sarah Goudie for further information: 07765 288644 or email:  smgoudie@hotmail.com

THE STUDY DAY:

Focuses energy and thinking on your own creative practice and thinking.  The day begins with an introduction and talk on the ideas and stimulus of #DrawingYourSpace.  

We look at inspirational artists and art works that challenge and embrace the making environment and stimulate our own relationship to material and making.  

We follow this with ‘drawing’ activities before and after lunch.

ACTIVITY:

We use ideas and notions of ‘drawing’ and ‘space’ to think physically and exercise boundaries so we can reflect on our own creative spaces and thoughts.

We work with three dimensional ideas of sculptural drawing, mark making and writing  to explore our ideas.

BENEFITS:

Our experience of running these groups, consistently evidences people gaining confidence and stimulus in their artistic and creative identity.  They have time and space to return to an intrinsic place of both creativity and learning, leaving them with renewed purpose.

‘Thank you to both Sarah and Elena for providing the opportunity to take part in the Study Day.  You were excellent teachers and guides.  You combined professionalism, playfulness and a sense of care for everyone in the group.’   Participant Feedback

MIXED/WOMEN’S GROUPS:

We have a particular interest in women only creative spaces and have dates available for both women only groups and mixed groups.

We experience different outcomes depending on the gender balance of the cohorts and are interested in how this can be explored and honoured.

Contact:  smgoudie@hotmail.com   07765 288644

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