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April 2019

Silver Clay workshop with Solway Silver: working with silver clay paste on a natural leaf

April 27 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Kirkcudbright Galleries, St Mary Street
Kirkcudbright,Dumfries and GallowayDG5 4AQUnited Kingdom
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Silver Clay workshop with Sybil Williamson. At this workshop you will create your own unique piece of jewellery, using silver clay paste on a natural leaf. Create your own piece of fine silver jewellery to take away with you. In this workshop you will use silver clay paste around a natural leaf. This enters the kiln, the leaf burns away and leaves a beautiful natural in print on silver, to make into jewellery. The course includes equipment required. Additional materials will…

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May 2019

The Big Lit Festival: MINING SENSE MEMORY – A Writers workshop with Janis MacKay

May 1 @ 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Kirkcudbright Galleries, St Mary Street
Kirkcudbright,Dumfries and GallowayDG5 4AQUnited Kingdom
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MINING SENSE MEMORY - A Writers workshop with Janis MacKay Janis Mackay is an award-winning children’s novelist, storyteller and creative writing tutor. She teaches creative writing at Edinburgh University. She will facilitate a session entitled ‘Mining sense memory’ where participants are invited to remember things such as the sounds and smells of their childhood, and transform these into a piece of writing. Limited to 15 participants.   May 1st 2.30 – 4.00 The Mezzanine, Kirkcudbright Galleries £15.00 To book a…

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Make your own Japanese Woodblock Print | 12th May

May 12 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Kirkcudbright Galleries, St Mary Street
Kirkcudbright,Dumfries and GallowayDG5 4AQUnited Kingdom
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Make your own  Japanese Woodblock Print This all day workshop with artist Lucy May Schofield will give participants a chance to carve their own woodblock and make a unique print to take home. Focussing on the beautiful ancient Japanese technique Lucy will take participants through the process of carving and printing using Japanese tools. Sunday 12th May | Time: 10am-5pm | Cost: £55 per person | Suitable for ages 16+ Payment for this course must be paid in advance of…

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Quilting workshop with Ann Hill: Tote bag, Using the Chinese Shrink Fabric make a small tote bag.

May 21 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Kirkcudbright Galleries, St Mary Street
Kirkcudbright,Dumfries and GallowayDG5 4AQUnited Kingdom
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Quilting workshop with Ann Hill: Tote bag, Using the Chinese Shrink Fabric make a small tote bag. Tuesday 21st May- Tote bag: Using the Chinese Shrink Fabric. Make a small tote bag from scratch. Brilliant technique! Suitable for everyone. You can never have too many bags, this one is a medium sized tote with pockets, magnetic clips and zips - all done the easy way! Time: 10am - 1pm Gallery location: Mezzanine £15 per person. Teas and coffees. Expected to…

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June 2019

Japanese Inspired Lampshade Making Workshop with Sybil Williamson (Solway Silver) | 2nd June

June 2 @ 12:00 pm - 3:15 pm
Kirkcudbright Galleries, St Mary Street
Kirkcudbright,Dumfries and GallowayDG5 4AQUnited Kingdom
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Image © Solway Silver   Japanese Inspired Lampshade Making Workshop with Sybil Williamson (Solway Silver) 2 June | 12-3:15pm | ages 16+ Cost: £35 Participants will be able to make their own stunning lampshades at this half day workshop with artist Sybil Williamson (Solway Silver), using Japanese and oriental fabrics. All materials included. *Please note payment for the course must be made at the latest by 10th May   #JapanArtandInspiration #EgyptAsiaScotland

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July 2019

Leafworks Workshop with Jennie Ashmore | 27th July

July 27 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Kirkcudbright Galleries, St Mary Street
Kirkcudbright,Dumfries and GallowayDG5 4AQUnited Kingdom
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Kirkcudbright Galleries is looking forward to welcoming artist Jennie Ashmore into the Galleries who will be delivering this summer session with us.  The workshop will provide participants with the basic techniques of collecting, pressing and creating with pressed leaves and flowers. All materials will be provided except small cutting mats and scalpel/Stanley knives which participants are expecting to bring along with them on the day. Participants will design at least 2 leafwork collages to take home with some dried material and…

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