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Pateley Bridge Art Club

Next meeting: Nel Whatmore, Artist & designer, Illustrated talk
Tues 3rd October at 7:15pm

Next sketching is on Monday 9th October 2017
Sketching in Ripley Castle gardens, Ripley HG3 3AY – Meet at courtyard cafe 10:30. Cafe lunch 1pm.

See results from the previous workshops and sketching trips on the blog post page.


NiddArt Trail 2017
The NiddArt Trail had good weather to go with the stunning scenery and splendid art displays. There were new participants in Blubberhouses Church and Summerbridge Church. Alice Clark opened her new jewelry studio in Fellbeck and Simone Galleries showed art and jewelry in their new gallery.
There are some photographs on Facebook and in the news blog on the website at  > www.niddart.org.uk

NiddArt Trail – Arts Bus to Hull, 2017 City of Culture, on  14th October 2017
After the successful trips to Manchester & Wakefield, the next Arts Bus trip is to Hull to visit the Ferens Gallery and Hull University Library. The bus is now full.
The organiser is Lynn Cook with help from Elizabeth Clarke and Nidderdale Plus.
Contact details – lynncook@tiscali.co.uk  Telephone 01423 714865 or 07714 700766


Davis Hockney at Cartwright Hall – New permanent exhibition telling the story of his life as an artist and the influence he has had on many areas of culture

Workshops at Nidderdale Creative Art Space at No. 6 King Street Workshops, Pateley Bridge.
 •Basic drawing skills

A course of 5 half day modules on Wednesday mornings in September & October 2017
 • Botanical drawing
A course of 8 sessions running over two terms on alternate Saturday mornings from 10 to 12.30, this is suitable for beginners, for returners or those with experience wishing to extend their skills.
 • Drawing from nature
Suitable for all levels of learning, this course runs on alternate Saturday afternoons from 1.30 to 4 pm.
 • Book making with Joan Newall
A course of 10 one day workshops for those with previous book making experience.
 • The Tuesday Art Group
These drawing and painting sessions are held on Tuesday mornings during term time. They are suitable for students who wish to work in a self-supporting friendly atmosphere with minimal individual tutoring.
 • Life Drawing
number 6 studio gallery hosts a life drawing workshop, usually on the second Sunday of each month from 10 am to 4 pm. This workshop is organised by a local group and does not have a tutor. The group welcomes new participants, whether beginners or experienced artists.
 • Book making with Joan Newall; open spine binding with wrap round covers
A one day workshop for those with previous book making experience, on Wednesday 27th September 2017
See details > www.numbersix.info/courses-and-workshops/  
Book through hello@numbersix.info

Sarah Garforth – Workshops at Ramsgill Studios
For information on workshops please contact Sarah by phone: 01423 755098  or email: sarah@sarahgarforth.co.uk
Websites www.ramsgillstudio.co.uk    www.sarahgarforth.co.uk

Just Makers, Ripley
Workshops planned for 2017 in Textiles, Sculpture, Photography, Ceramics, Jewellery, Printing, Paper, Glass, Drawing and Christmas. Book any workshops by phone on 01423 772903, message via Facebook http://facebook.com/JustMakers or email for details on justmakers@btinternet.com.
Just Makers Ripley at The Clock Tower, Ripley Castle, Ripley HG3 3AY

Mercer Gallery  – 31 Swan Road, Harrogate HG1 2SA Tel 01423 556188
   • The Harrogate Open 2017 – 17 June to 10 September 2017
   • Life Drawing Workshops – Friday 15 Sept, 22 Sept, 29 Sept, 6 Oct, 10 Nov, 17 Nov, 24 Nov, 1 December 10:30am – 12:30pm £20 per session, includes refreshments and all materials. Booking essential – please ring 01423 556188
Katharine Holmes – Solo Exhibition – 16th September 2017 to 16th January 2018

Colin Swinton – Watercolour painting courses
To find out what courses are planned phone (evening only) 01423 331 390 or email
colinartcourses@gmail.com

Paul Curtis at Old Sleningford. Still Life courses in any medium on September 8/9/10th Cost £80 per day. More information from Jane Ramsden 01765 635229.
There are many art courses held in the Stable Gallery, see website >  www.oldslen.co.uk

Paul Talbot Greaves is running three 10 week watercolour painting courses from 13th and 14th September 2017 until 15th and 16th November 2017. See website for details > www.talbot-greaves.co.uk/

Chinese Brush Painting Society (Yorkshire)
Tutored workshop in Pool Village Hall 10am to 4pm. Materials to buy and help for beginners. Monthly weekend workshops. See website: www.cbpsyorks.co.uk Tel: 01423 715884

Number 6 Studio Gallery
Courses at Nidderdale Creative Art Space at No. 6 King Street Workshops, Pateley Bridge.
No. 6 studio has a very good collection of art books that can be borrowed by club members and there are some that can be purchased for a small amount. The best morning to go and look is a Tuesday when Biddy is available if you need help.
Details at > www.numbersix.info

See what else is happening in Nidderdale
• Upper Niddderdale Landscape Partnership – Click > uppernidderdale.org.uk
• Nidderdale Guide – Click > nidderdale.co.uk