Whats on at Nature in Art

Feb 10 @ 10:00 am – Feb 11 @ 5:00 pm
10:00 am
On this 2-day course you will learn all about working with graphite pencil from  experienced artist Jamie Boots. Graphite pencil can be used to produce so much more than just a sketch. Jamie will show ... Read moreHow to Draw a Lion in Graphite Pencil – Jamie Boots
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Feb 21 all-day
12:00 am
Available sessions :10.30am – 1pm or 2pm – 4.30pm Simple yet effective. These yarn balls are easy to make and will add a bit of colour to your room. CLICK HERE TO BOOK
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Feb 21 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
7:00 pm
WAG exhibition appreciation night
Meet in Coffee Shop
Feb 27 @ 10:00 am – Mar 11 @ 5:00 pm
10:00 am
GSBI specialises in botanical illustration as distinct from flower painting and includes a number of RHS medal winners. This exhibition will display fine examples of works in pencil, ink and watercolour. By Cher Nicholson
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Feb 27 @ 7:00 pm
7:00 pm
In the 1960’s, Born Free captured the world’s imagination with the story of Elsa, an orphaned lioness who was taken in by George and Joy Adamson and returned to a life in the wild. The ... Read moreFilm Night
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Mar 3 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
10:00 am
These little garden bird mosaics are designed to interact with their environment, reflecting and refracting light so that they change throughout the day. On this one day workshop you will produce a stained glass mosaic ... Read moreMosaic Garden Birds – Yvette Green
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6:45 pm
Ice Rink – Isabelle Procter
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Mar 5 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
7:00 pm
Following the death of David Shepherd last year, we will watch an interview with David about his life and work. Also… After our Christmas get together was postponed due to the bad weather, tonight is ... Read moreDavid Shepherd Night
Meet in Coffee Shop
Mar 10 @ 10:00 am – Mar 11 @ 5:00 pm
10:00 am
Energy, improvisation, gesture, spontaneity and chance are all characteristics of Monoprinting This two-day workshop is designed to introduce printmaking to the beginner whilst allowing more experienced participants to further explore the possibilities of monoprinting. Printmaking ... Read moreThe Art of Monoprinting – Nik Pollard
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10:00 am
Needlefelting  works woolen fibers into the surface of a fabric backing to produce “pastel” like images with the wool fibres. By the end of the day you will have a fabulous life like bird picture, ... Read moreNeedlefelted Bird Pictures – Kirsten Hill-Nixon
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Mar 20 @ 10:00 am – Apr 15 @ 5:00 pm
10:00 am
The first ever ‘Harris Dynasty’ exhibition, showcasing 50 years of unique studio glass designs by the late Michael Harris and his two sons, Timothy and Jonathan, both independent glassmakers, world-renowned for their own unique and ... Read moreThe Harris Dynasty
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Mar 21 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
7:00 pm
This is a practical evening focussing on using metal leaf, embossing powder and gilding wax. Small additional charge for materials.
Meet in the Coffee Shop
7:00 pm
Fat Kangeroos to Jumbo’s Blues, working with David Attenborough to tell stories from the past. Stephen is the managing director and creative director of Humble Bee Films and a former BBC producer who worked with ... Read moreAn Illustrated Talk by Stephen Dunleavy
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12:00 am
Available sessions :10.30am – 1pm or 2pm – 4.30pm With Easter just around the corner, come along and make a beautiful hanging decoration! CLICK HERE TO BOOK
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Mar 24 @ 10:00 am – Mar 25 @ 5:00 pm
10:00 am
Otters, wildfowl, kingfishers, waders on the shoreline, animals at a waterhole.…anyone wanting to paint wildlife in its natural habitat will sooner or later need to tackle painting water. Wildlife may use water to swim, drink, ... Read moreReflections of Nature – Jackie Garner
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Mar 27 @ 10:00 am – Apr 22 @ 5:00 pm
10:00 am
Darren Rees received the Artist in Residency honour from the Friends of The Scott Polar Research Institute, travelling to the Antarctic Peninsula. This display presents some of his sketches and paintings executed in situ, plus ... Read moreIce Bound
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Mar 30 – Apr 13 all-day
12:00 am
Gloucestershire Society of Artists exhibition. A diverse display by members of this active regional art society. Some items for sale.
Mar 31 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
10:00 am
Come and learn how to make a simple basket out of hedgerow material to hold all your Easter eggs or just to enjoy for the rest of the year.  You will be using a variety ... Read moreHedgerow Easter Baskets – Helen Lomberg
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10:00 am
This course is a wonderful introduction to the world of coloured pencil techniques. Learn the art of layering and blending Derwent Coloursoft Pencils whilst using different pencil strokes to create the textures required for the  ... Read moreMandarin Duck, Coloursoft Pencils on Mountboard – Karen Coulson
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10:00 am
This course is a wonderful introduction to the world of coloured pencil techniques. Learn the art of layering and blending Derwent Coloursoft Pencils whilst using different pencil strokes to create the textures required for the   ... Read moreMeerkat, Coloursoft Pencils on Mountboard – Karen Coulson
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Apr 19 all-day
12:00 am
Available sessions :10.30am – 1pm or 2pm – 4.30pm These tissue paper lanterns are a great way to light up the dark evenings and to welcome Spring back. CLICK HERE TO BOOK  
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7:00 pm
Darren Rees received the Artist in Residency honour from the Firends of the Scott Polar Research Institute, travelling to the Antarctic Peninsula. Come and hear him talk about his adventure and the creation of the ... Read moreIce Bound – An Illustrated Talk by Darren Rees SWLA
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10:00 am
On this 2-day course you will learn all about working with graphite pencil from experienced artist Jamie Boots. Graphite pencil can be used to produce so much more than just a sketch. Jamie will show ... Read moreHow to Draw Realistic Eyes in Graphite Pencil – Jamie Boots
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Apr 24 @ 10:00 am – Apr 25 @ 5:00 pm
10:00 am
This course explores the wonderful and versatile craft of glass engraving with a drill.  It’s an opportunity for beginners to learn the basic techniques and for those who have attended a previous introductory course to ... Read moreGlorious Glass Engraving – Amanda Lawrence
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Apr 24 @ 10:00 am – Jun 3 @ 5:00 pm
10:00 am
To mark our 30th anniversary, hundreds of artists who have worked with us have each created a special work of art. Purchase a ticket to become the proud possessor of one of these marvelous miniatures!
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10:00 am
During this course you will be exploring the intricate detail within botanical subjects whilst experiencing and comparing different techniques used for dissecting and enlarging features. We will be using some of these to illustrate elements ... Read moreA View Inside – Illustrating the Inner Beauty of Botanical Subjects – Sarah Morrish
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May 12 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
10:00 am
On this 1-day course you will make Plant Climbers, Plant Supports, Trellises and decorative Garden Hurdles, all out of willow grown in Somerset and here in Gloucestershire. Helen will guide you through each stage of ... Read moreWillow Garden Structures – Helen Lomberg
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May 19 @ 10:00 am – May 20 @ 5:00 pm
10:00 am
Scraperboard is a method of creating a tonal picture by scratching through a layer of black  Indian ink to reveal a white chalk layer beneath. In some ways it is similar to drawing, except the ... Read moreScratching Out the Details: Scraperboard – Jackie Cox
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May 22 @ 10:00 am – Jun 3 @ 5:00 pm
10:00 am
A unique selection of original paintings by David Shepherd CBE, who died in 2017. He was one of the UK’s best known and best loved wildlife artists and a conservation icon. His powerful legacy lives ... Read moreDavid Shepherd
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