Brenda Burgess Arts .  Maidstone, Kent, England. 

 email brendaburgess@brendaburgessarts.co.uk  

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Adult Sculpture Workshops

'Art washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life.'

Pablo Picasso

In addition to her schools and heritage sites programme for young people Brenda provides adult sculpture days in the loveliest of surroundings.

Brenda uses clay sculpture to help students of all levels to explore this wonderful art. She introduces students to different types of clay, how to get the best out

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

materials and discusses different finishes that can be achieved. She looks at the work of the famous and the lesser-known sculptors whilst exploring subjects such as portraiture, figurative work and still life, encouraging each student to find their own style and confidence in their work. Brenda welcomes enquiries from individuals, adult groups and heritage sites. Brenda's workshops can be used as really unusual team building days, hen days and pain-free charity fund-raisers. and enquiries are welcome.

Sculpture Dates 2020

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Godinton House, Nr. Ashford, Kent. Godinton House is a very beautiful privately owned stately home with incredible gardens and a very special atmosphere. We are very lucky to be using their education rooms for a series of  art lessons and sculpture workshops in this special place. As always, booking is on a first come first served basis and early booking is advisable. Firing is optional for a small extra fee.

 

 

 

Walmer Castle, Walmer , Near Deal, Kent.

Walmer Castle is a property managed by English Heritage with a beautiful aspect overlooking the English Channel. It had been  residence to both the Duke of Wellington and Elizabeth, The Queen Mother, having very much the feel of being a home. The gardens, with the most amazing cloud-hedging are worth a visit alone.

Adult Sculpture Dates 2020

Godinton House,

Ashford, Kent.

Adult Sculpture Day.

2nd April 2020

Theme:-Mother and Child or Mother Nature.

In this workshop we look at the human form.

£65.-

Tea/coffee/biscuits/cake included. Please bring packed lunch. Use side entrance.

Walmer Castle, Walmer, Kent.
1st May 2020
Green Man workshop. Must be booked by an English Heritage member and is booked direct with English Heritage.

Godinton House,

Ashford, Kent.

Adult Sculpture Day.

5th October 2020

Theme:-Fur, Fish and Fowl(Animals, sea creatures and birds)

Looking at the wonderful shapes of other creatures that we share the planet with.

£65.-

Tea/coffee/biscuits/cake included. Please bring packed lunch. Use side entrance.

Firing available for small extra fee

5th November 2020.

Godinton House,

Ashford, Kent.

Ceramic Christmas Wreath Making Workshop.

Join Brenda for this seasonal,unusual and joyous sculpting session. By the end of this art lesson together you will have produced a ceramic Christmas wreath that will grace your families festive dinner table for years to come. Early booking is recommended as with all Brenda's course numbers are limited.

£65.-

Tea/coffee/biscuits/cake included. Please bring packed lunch. Use side entrance.

Firing available for a small extra fee.

28th November 2019

Walmer Castle,

Walmer, near Deal, Kent.

Ceramic Christmas Wreath Making Workshop.

English Heritage Members Day.

(Only bookable by English Heritage Members)

Join Brenda for this seasonal,unusual and joyous sculpting session. By the end of this art lesson together you will have produced a ceramic Christmas wreath that will grace your families festive dinner table for years to come. Early booking is recommended as with all Brenda's course numbers are limited.

Bookable directly with English Heritage.

Firing available for a small extra fee.

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