Art Classes

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If you have any questions please call us on 0345 0176660 or email courses@dot-art.com.

Over lockdown, dot-art’s wonderful team of art tutors created a range of NEW instant access online classes for art lovers everywhere, scroll down to find the right class for you.

If you have questions about how online courses work, take a look at our FAQ page, or email courses@dot-art.com.

Book and view more information using the ticket links below.

Keep your eyes peeled for more classes coming soon…

dot-art Club  (10-13 year olds)

Baltic Creative

BLOCK 1: Saturdays 10:30 – 12:00, 12th September – 17th October

BLOCK 2: Sundays 10:30 – 12:00, 7th November – 12th December

dot-art Club varies by block so that your young artists can keep coming back for new and exciting creative adventures.

dot-art Club  (10-13 year olds)

The Reader 

BLOCK 1: Wednesdays 4:00 – 5:30, 15th September – 20th October

BLOCK 2: Wednesdays 4:00 – 5:30, 3rd November – 8th December

dot-art Club varies by block so that your young artists can keep coming back for new and exciting creative adventures.

 Want to receive priority booking? Sign up to our mailing list and be the first to know when we announce new art classes.

Get creative online

with dot-art

 

Starting from £5

Online Course

Introduction to Caricature 

2 Session Course

Explore the world of caricaturing with financial times Illustrator, Phil Disley. Discover fundamental caricaturing techniques and create your own characters!

Online Course

Pet Portraiture in Oils

 

2 Session Course

This course will introduce you to an effective toolkit of painting techniques that will help you breathe life into your artwork, and immortalise your pride and joy in oil paint.

Online Course

Drawing and Painting Nature

2 Session Course

Delve into a world of nature through a relaxing and inspiring, drawing and painting course. Create something truly authentic and special with artist tutor Madeleine Pires.

Online Course

Create your name in 3D

Sculptor Faith Bebbington will guide you through the process of creating your name in 3D at home using simple techniques and recycled materials.

Suitable for complete beginners, for children to enjoy on their own or as a family activity.

Online Course

Create a Simple Coil Pot

Sculptor Faith Bebbington will guide you through the process of creating a coil pot at home using simple techniques and recycled materials.

Suitable for complete beginners, for children to enjoy on their own or as a family activity.

Online Course

Create a Human Figure 

Sculptor Faith Bebbington will guide you through the process of creating a human figure at home using simple techniques and recycled materials.

Suitable for complete beginners, for children to enjoy on their own or as a family activity.

Sculpture with Faith Package of 3 online workshops!

Sculptor Faith Bebbington has created three short films exploring the exciting possibilities of sculpture:

Create a Simple Coil Pot 

Create a Human Figure 

Create your Name in 3D

3 for £12!

Online Course

Abstract Art

4 Session Course

Each lesson will begin with an introduction to classic and modern painting methods, covering a broad history of techniques that will help you develop your own unique painting style.

Online Course

Fundamentals of Drawing

2 Session Course

Through this course, you will learn the principles of drawing and develop your own drawing style, mastering drawing fundamental techniques with professional artist Roy Munday.

Online Course

Drawing Techniques 

4 Session Course

No matter what medium you enjoy using, learning the fundamental drawing techniques will further develop your natural drawing ability which you can apply to a range of creative outputs.

Are you a keen visual artist in need of guidance promoting and selling your work?

Lino Cut: Beginners 

Saturday 26th June 

lino cut - catherine

1 Day Course

Suitable for beginners & those with some experience looking to refresh (10-16 years should be accompanied by an adult). Learn lino print principles, knowledge how to use tools to produce marks & experiment with different base print materials & inks.

Sketching in the Anglican

Saturday 3rd July 

sketching in the Anglican

1 Day Course

This sketching session is a mixed ability class suitable for experienced artists who want to experience drawing in this unique location or beginners looking to learn useful skills to help record the world around them.

Lino Cut: Intermediate

Saturday 3rd July

Lino Cut - Intermediate

1 Day Course

Suitable for those with some initial linocut experience looking to expand their knowledge & technique while enjoying the social scenario of a group workshop. Students can expect to complete a small project or series of prints based on new techniques.

Sketching in the Anglican

Saturday 17th July

Sketching in the Anglican-Kathy-D

1 Day Course

This sketching session is a mixed ability class suitable for experienced artists who want to experience drawing in this unique location or beginners looking to learn useful skills to help record the world around them.

Sketching in the Park

Sunday 18th July

Sketching in the Park - Sarah Jane Richards

1 Day Course

Get creative, explore & record the beautiful Japanese & old English gardens hidden in Calderstones Park. This sketching session is a mixed ability class suitable for practising artists & beginners who want to draw in this unique location.

Photowalk

Saturday 18th July

beginners digital photography workshop at bluecoat

1 Day Course

Liverpool is home to some of the UK’s most striking and interesting buildings, this guided photo walk will take you to see can’t-miss locations around the city centre, the riverside and docks. Led by local professional photographer Mark Reeves.

Introduction to Cartooning 

April 3rd

introduction to cartooning

1 Day Course

Suitable for beginners to intermediates, this one day workshop will teach you the fundamentals you will need to create your own illustrated characters or depict others in cartoon form. You will learn how to structure and develop characters, denote body language and accentuate features, as well as many other useful tricks and tips.

Landscape Painting

Starting April 4th

landscape-painting-jacob-gourley

3 Week Course

This course at The Reader will provide an opportunity to explore landscape in paint.

Through a series of quick experimental pieces and more finished works, this landscape painting course will walk you through the process of developing your own unique visual response to the landscape.

Sculpting with Faith Package of 3 Online Workshops!

Faith-BebbingtonCreate a Human Figure

Sculptor Faith Bebbington has created three short films exploring the exciting possibilities of sculpture: 

How to Create a Simple Coil Pot

How  to Create a Human Figure

How to Create your Name in 3D

3 for £12!

Online Course

Create a Human Figure

Human Figure-Faith-Bebbington

Sculptor Faith Bebbington will guide you through the process of creating a human figure at home using simple techniques and recycled materials.

Suitable for complete beginners, for children to enjoy on their own or as a family activity. 

Online Course

Create a Simple Coil Pot

coil-pot-faith

Sculptor Faith Bebbington will guide you through the process of creating a simple coil pot at home using simple techniques and recycled materials.

Suitable for complete beginners, for children to enjoy on their own or as a family activity. 

Online Course

Create your Name in 3D

Name-in-3D-Faith-Bebbington

Sculptor Faith Bebbington will guide you through the process of creating your name in 3D at home using simple techniques and recycled materials.

Suitable for complete beginners, for children to enjoy on their own or as a family activity. 

Online Course

Introduction to Caricature 

Phil-Disley-Intro-Caricature

2 Session Course

Explore the world of caricaturing with financial times Illustrator, Phil Disley. Suitable for beginners to intermediates, this two-part course will teach you the fundamentals of creating your own caricatured characters!

Online Course

Drawing and Painting Nature: Tree’s 

 

ONLINE-Drawing-and-Painting-Nature-Trees

2 Session Course

Delve into a world of nature through a relaxing and inspiring, drawing and painting course with artist tutor Madeleine Pires. Over the course you will learn how to gather natural visual stimuli and progress your drawing skills, exploring form, tonal values and shading, developing skills in observation and hand-eye coordination.

Online Classes 

Drawing Techniques

Sarah-Jane-Online-Drawing-techniques

4 Session Course

Get to grips with a variety of drawing techniques with professional artist Sarah Jane Richards. This drawing course is designed for beginners and those looking for inspiration in their drawing practice

Online Course

Abstract Art 

Abstract-Art-Online-Class-Madeleine-Pires

4 Session Course

Each lesson will begin with an introduction to classic and modern painting methods, covering a broad history of techniques that will help you develop your own unique painting style.

Online Course

Pet Portraiture in Oils 

Pet-Portraiture-in-Oils-online-class-jacob-gourley

2 Session Course

This course will introduce you to an effective toolkit of painting techniques that will help you breathe life into your artwork, and immortalise your pride and joy in the wonderful medium of oil paint.

Online Course

Fundamentals of Drawing: Measuring & Proportion 

Fundamentals of Drawing-Credit Brian Roberts-Roy Munday

2 Session Course

Learn the principles of drawing and develop your own drawing style through this two-session course with professional artist and tutor, Roy Munday.