The Mariners & Crypt Gallery

The Mariners & Crypt Gallery

St Ives Society of Artists, Norway Square

Monday 11th
7.30-9pm, Tickets £7.50 (places limited)
Workshop: The Confident Painter led by Dr Ria Poole
A seminar for students and struggling or aspiring artists, Dr Ria Poole will expose and debunk the creative barriers we set up for ourselves. Exploring approaches to practice whilst deconstructing the creative mindset, artist and psychologist Ria Poole will present tried and tested methods for addressing confidence, motivation and engagement to enable your work to flourish.

Tuesday 12th – SOLD OUT
10.30am-12.30pm, Tickets £15
Workshop: Relief Printmaking with Lee Stevenson
Popular and experienced artist Lee will lead an introduction to relief linoprinting for anyone interested in creating an original artist’s print. All materials provided. Places limited.

Thursday 14th
12.30-4pm, Tickets £36 (6 places only)
Painting On The Coast with Ria Poole
Open your senses and explore the relationship between land and sea in this outdoor painting workshop led by artist Ria Poole. Using a mindful, playful and expressive approach, Ria will take you to the coast to work with acrylics and mixed media. Please wear warm old clothes, and feel free to bring favourite brushes and something to sit on. All materials provided, all abilities welcome.
Please note: We apologise that unfortunately the wrong price is shown for this event in the printed programme. The correct price is given here.

Friday 15th – SOLD OUT
10.30am-1pm, Tickets £11
Workshop: Painterly Printmaking with Jill Eisle
Working within the traditions established by Blake and Degas, explore expressive opportunities to expand ideas through colour and markmaking using simple printmaking techniques without a press. Using water soluble inks, oil pastels and pigment, we make about 5 prints each, exploring Transfer Monotype, Monotype and Stencils, further developing these pieces into ‘Painterly Prints’.

Saturday 16th
5pm, FREE
Square Deal and Donated Picture Show
Member’s work on 10″ Square Canvases all at £50 plus a selection of donated works at Commission free prices. Come early as this event is extremely popular. Display will continue until 21st Sept.

Monday 18th – SOLD OUT
10am-1pm, Tickets £11.50
Workshop: With Paul Wadsworth
Drawing with charcoal and white and black acrylic, participants will work out in the local St Ives
landscape responding to the coast tonally. It will be an expressive approach using palette knives, rags, hands and card. All materials provided.

Tuesday 19th
2pm-3pm, FREE
Talk: Paul Wadsworth on his exhibition India, Cornwall and more
Paul Wadsworth will talk and walk around his show at the Crypt Gallery. Works from India, works from performance and works from painting on location in Cornwall. Paul will chat about the paintings and recent travels and welcome any questions.

Wednesday 20th
10.30am-12.30pm, Tickets £5.50
Have fun with charcoal led by John Higgins
Try drawing in charcoal in this fun workshop. All abilities welcome and all materials are supplied.

Thursday 21st
10.30am-1pm, Tickets £12 (including sketchbook)
Workshop – Developing A Creative Sketchbook with Elaine Turnbull
Banish the fear of the first blank page in your sketchbook! An informal approach,
looking at Elaine’s sketchbooks as a starting point. Work with a variety of
mixed media drawing and painting techniques to develop your visual language and create lively pages in your sketchbook.

Friday 22nd
10.30am-1pm, Tickets £6.50
Workshop – Creating Your Holiday Journal in pen & wash with Nicola Higgins
Nicola will take you to an inspirational local spot (undercover if it rains) and help you to capture the scene and create a memory of the morning in pen and wash. Please bring your own materials.