Classes, Workshops & Events Autumn 2016
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welcome to Autumn at Forgan Arts Centre! We having been busy bees this summer finding exciting new workshops and classes to offer you this season, in addition to the return of your favourites from our regular programme. Autumn season kicks off with our Open day event on Saturday 27 August, with classes starting on the 19 September and continuing through until 16 December. Classes will holiday in line with the Fife schools, Monday 10 to Friday 21 October. Please check the website along the way for new pop-up workshops or any additional classes to come over the Autumn.
Want to become a member? You don’t have to become a member to attend our classes, however it dramatically reduces the cost of your course and any other classes throughout the year, as well as helping to support the centre itself. Membership currently costs £30 for the year and can be purchased at the centre.
Bookings Bookings and enquiries can be made by calling or emailing the centre, or online through our website booking forms. Please note, that until you have had confirmation of a space and have made payment, your place will not be secured. We accept payment by cash, cheque (to Forgan Arts Centre) or by Bank Transfer. Account name: Forgan Arts Centre
How to get here… You can access us easily from the St Andrews to Dundee 99 bus route. We can be found just past the strawberry hut, across from the Newport Primary School. Visit us at: Forgan Arts Centre, Cupar Road, Newport on Tay, DD6 8RA We welcome visitors! Please note however, the building is not staffed 24/7: please get in touch before setting off if you’d like to visit outside of our activity times and someone will happily show you around.
Contact 01382 542062 firstname.lastname@example.org forganartscentre.co.uk Follow us on Facebook: facebook.com/forganartsfife Registered Charity SCO08537
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Forgan Arts Centre Community Gardening Party We are pleased to have received funding from ‘White Stuff’ lifestyle brand, to brighten up our playground. We would like to invite the local community to come along and help us to decorate plant pots, plant up some foliage to grow a pretty environment and have lots of fun! Tea, juice and biscuits will be provided for all of our helpers. A rewarding day of family fun. Date yet to be confirmed, but if you are interested in helping out, we are looking for lots of green fingers to lend a hand! Please do get in touch.
Forgan Arts Kids Club
After a successful run during the summer holidays, Forgan Arts Centre will open once again for its ‘Forgan Kids Art Club’. A week long club full of arts and crafts and jam packed with fun for those looking to be inspired over the holiday period. Monday 17 to Friday 23 October, 9.30am – 2.30pm. Please see our website for further details.
Forgan Arts Christmas Fayre Saturday 3 December 11am – 4pm Save your pennies for the fantastic offerings at Forgan Arts Christmas Fayre this year in the Blyth Hall, Newport. Come and see work for sale produced by Forgan Arts students and tutors alike; perfect for those unique Christmas gifts. A plethora of goodies and stalls filled with cake and candy, gifts, refreshments, live music, tombola and an impressive raffle. This is a great chance to support the Centre, have some fun, socialise and bag a few Christmas goodies along the way!
Upholstery FOR BEGINNERS: with Jaqueline Donachie An exciting class for those new to upholstery or continuing with a current Forgan project. Jacqueline will guide you through a variety of techniques and introduce you to the equipment needed for a small upholstery project. There is a limited number of tools available at the centre for the class to share. You may choose to invest in your own along the way. You will need to bring a piece of furniture to work on to get started. Don’t worry! This needn’t be expensive. If you need advice on a suitable project or where to source furniture, you can contact your tutor at: email@example.com and she will be more than happy to assist. 10 week course from 19 September MONDAYS 7pm – 9.30pm I £150 / Members £112
UPHOLSTERY FOR ALL: with Lottie Pugh A course for all levels of abilities. Bring along a project to work on – sundry materials can usually be bought from the tutor as required. Lottie is an interior designer and upholsterer at Urban Avenue Interiors, working with private clients across Scotland. All experience levels are welcome these classes, where she will teach a range of skills and techniques to complete your projects, large or small. 10 week course beginning 20 September TUESDAYS 9.30am – 12.30pm I Adults £180 / Members £135
Pottery We have several pottery classes for adults, children and a new family class, for children to come along to with or without their parents. These classes are designed to cater for all abilities, from complete beginners to advanced students. Forgan boasts two wonderful pottery tutors: Pat Peters and Heather Gilbert Pat has been teaching for many years at both Waid Academy and Forgan Arts Centre. Pat is a highly qualified and experienced potter with a wealth of knowledge in both wheel work and hand building. Pat will teach you everything you need to know from creating a piece to adding texture, pattern or perfecting the finish of your ceramics. With a BA (HONS) in Fine Art, Heather Gilbert has been teaching locally for over 15 years. She covers all methods of making, from hand building techniques such as coiling, pinching and slab work, to throwing pots on the wheel! She will be on hand to give demonstrations and advice and you will learn about the different glazing methods and techniques you can use to create your finished work. MONDAYS with Pat Peters CHILDREN’S CLASS (Age 9 –13): 5.45pm – 6.45pm I Children: £40 ADULT CLASS: 7pm – 9pm I £120 / Members: £90 10 week block starting 19 September FRIDAYS with Pat Peters ADULT CLASS: 1.30pm – 3.30pm Adults: £120 / Members: £90 10 week block starting 23 September THURSDAYS with Heather Gilbert ADULT CLASS: 7 – 9pm I £120 / Members: £90 NEW! FAMILY CLASS: 5.45pm – 6.45pm I £40 per pupil – adult or child 10 week block starting 22 September
Arts NEW! OIL PAINTING FOR BEGINNERS CLASS Nichola Martin graduated in Fine Art from Duncan of Jordanstone, winning many prestigious awards. Working from her studio in Fife, she exhibits widely, with work in private international collections. In these classes students will be taught the fundamental techniques of drawing and painting, such as shading, mixing colour, composition and dimensions. First learning to draw before proceeding onto painting students will be taught about colour mixing techniques, colour values and how brush strokes can be applied in various ways. All materials supplied except brushes, painting palette and canvas. 10 week block starting 21 September WEDNESDAYS 2pm – 4.30pm I Adults £150 / Members £112
CHARCOAL DRAWING WORKSHOP An all day workshop focusing on drawing with charcoal from still-life. In this class you will explore the use and effects of charcoal through observational drawing learning composition, measuring, tonal values, material choice and much more. All abilities are welcome with no experience necessary. Materials are supplied. Please bring a packed lunch. Tea and coffee are available at the centre. SATURDAY 12 November, 10am – 3pm Adults £45 / Members £36 per workshop
PAINTING CLASS A professional member of the Society of Scottish Artists, John Johnstone has been teaching students at Forgan Arts Centre for over 25 years. This is an extremely popular class for all levels of ability and confidence. A relaxed working environment where you can work freely in any medium that you prefer, with guidance and advice from John throughout. You can work from your table, at an easel or even astride a donkey! All abilities are welcome with no experience necessary. Materials are supplied. Please bring a packed lunch. Tea and coffee are available at the centre. 10 week block beginning 20 September TUESDAYS 2pm – 4pm I Adults £120 / Members £90
NEW! INTRODUCTION TO ILLUSTRATION CLASS Learn illustration with Sofia Sita, a talented Italian painter and illustrator based in Dundee. Graduating in Fine Arts in Milan and Editorial Illustration in Bologna, Sofia has exhibited internationally and had work published with many popular magazines. Using ‘negative space’ technique in her illustrations allows play with the subject’s shape and background. Introduction to illustration is a structured course where beginners will focus on shorter tasks and projects, exploring and delivering work within a variety of illustration genres, such as editorial – illustrations for magazines, children books and greeting cards. The course will offer various presentations preparing the student for working on self-initiated projects, at home or on the course, constantly working towards their final outcomes. 9 week block beginning 28 September WEDNESDAYS 4.30pm – 6.30pm Adults £108 / Members £81 / Young persons aged 13 – 18 £72
NEW! ILLUSTRATION WORKSHOPS: ILLUSTRATION FOR GIFT CARDS This one-day workshop is an introduction to different kinds of illustrations you may use for creating gift cards. Covering character design and creating backgrounds, this tuition will prepare students for working on future self-initiated projects. Please bring a packed lunch. Tea and coffee are available at the centre. SATURDAY 1 October 10am – 4pm Adults £48 / Members £38 / Young persons aged 13 – 18 £30
ILLUSTRATION FOR CHILDRENS BOOKS This one-day workshop is an introduction to different kinds of illustrations you may use for children’s books. Looking at and understanding narrative in children’s books, create your illustrated zine or small book with your character creation (with or without words). This tuition will prepare students for working on future self-initiated projects. Please bring a packed lunch. Tea and coffee are available at the centre. SATURDAY 19 November 10am – 4pm Adults £48 / Members £38 / Young persons aged 13 – 18 £30
ART FOR BEGINNERS CLASS Gillian Robertson has a Master’s Degree in Illustration and Printing from Duncan of Jordanstone and has taught at Dundee College for over 15 years. The perfect class for those looking for an introduction or reintroduction to art. Get back to basics and fall in love with art again. This class will begin by looking at sketchbooks, why people keep them and how to use them to record the world we see, order our thoughts, and capture colour, textures and moods. Students should bring a small sketchbook to work from, drawing regularly to identify sources of visual inspiration and creating research. Gillian will advise of any materials you might need along the way. The class will also be looking at perspective, line drawing, negative space, watercolours and basic painting techniques. Weather permitting, there may be some off site drawing. 10 week block beginning 20 September TUESDAYS 7pm – 9pm Adults £120 / Members £90
FLORAL ART CLASS Peggy Reid is a highly qualified teacher and demonstrator of Floral Art, who has worked and exhibited widely across the country. Bring with you your choice of flowers and your imagination and create exciting artistic floral displays. Advice is available to get started, please enquire. Suitable for beginners and those with experience 10 week block beginning 21 September WEDNESDAYS 9.30am – 11.30am I Adults £120 / Members £90
NEW! FLORAL DÉCOR WORKSHOP A hands on workshop creating floral art for your Christmas interior décor. Learn to make a stunning garland, swag, door wreath or Christmas table arrangement with fresh winter foliage. Bring your own chosen materials, or purchase from Peggy in class at cost price. Advice can be given, please enquire. Please bring a packed lunch. Tea and coffee are available at the centre. SUNDAY 11 December 10am – 4pm Adults £45 / Members £36
WONDERS OF WATERCOLOUR CLASS Liz Dulley is a talented artist and tutor, with work exhibited by The Royal Scottish Society of Painters in Watercolour. Her explorative approach brings life to her work and her teaching, in these stimulating classes. Specially designed classes tailored to the individual’s abilities, for learning or improving painting skills, gaining confidence and finding out what you can really do with watercolours. From laying down washes, painting without a paintbrush to building up pattern and textures, Liz teaches exciting techniques using various water based mediums. Students will bring along their preferred source material and have the chance to experiment whilst working on their own paintings. 10 week block beginning 23 September FRIDAYS 1.45pm – 3.45pm Adults £120 / Members £90
TEXTURES IN LANDSCAPE WORKSHOP Using watercolour paints, Liz will demonstrate exciting techniques to build up texture, including spattering, diffusing and printing. You will have the opportunity to choose your own subject, experiment, explore and create a unique landscape painting, succulent in texture. Materials may be purchased on the day, for a small extra charge. Please bring a packed lunch. Tea and coffee available at the centre. SATURDAY 1 October, 10am – 2.30pm I Adults £45 / Members £36
NEW! SCROLLS AND SCREENS WORKSHOP Create unique cherry blossom scrolls and Japanese style screens using a variety of exciting watercolour techniques, taught by Liz. These beautiful pieces of free hanging artwork will be great for giving as that extra special gift. Suitable for all abilities, first timers or revisiting artists, this workshop is packed with experimental techniques and texture. Materials may be purchased on the day, for a small extra charge. Please bring a packed lunch. Tea and coffee available at the centre. SATURDAY 26 November 10am – 2.30pm I Adults £45 / Members £36
NEW! SKATE AND REJUVENATE A Class in Fresh Skateboard Art WORKSHOP Blair McCafferty of the Creature Emporium, has a degree in Graphic Design and a passion for all things skateboarding. Previously sponsored by Deathbox, Converse, Jart Skateboards and Dephect skate brands, Blair has campaigned for skateparks and facilities since he was a young lad and recently had a hand in the design, fund raising and build of Newport-on-Tay’s skatepark. Working freelance, he describes himself as a full time doodle monkey who likes to create cute graffiti and fun street art. In this all day workshop, Blair will be teaching you how to recycle your old and broken skateboards into wonderful works of art. Using your own ideas, spray-paint and paint pens, he will help you create a fun piece of art that’s out of this world! SATURDAY 24 September 11am – 4pm I Adult £45 / Member £36 / Young person 12 – 18 £30 SATURDAY 19 November 11am – 4pm I Adult £45 / Member £36 / Young person 12 – 18 £30
CHILDRENS PRINT MAKING WORKSHOP Adela Crone studied Fine Art and now teaches multiple art disciplines across Fife, for adults and children. Colour. Mess. And masses of fun! Using processes such as mono-printing, stamping, relief and lino cuts, you can create a variety of bold and vibrant pictures at these fun Print making workshops. Learn about colour mixing, pattern design and the different techniques you can use to make your own unique art work to take home. These will make great gifts to give from the children. Adults can participate or spectate, but are required to stay for the class. SATURDAY 1 October 10am – 12pm I Children aged 6+ £10 SATURDAY 12 November 10am – 12pm I Children aged 6+ £10
Textiles FELTING CLASS Karen Caddell-Walker has a degree in Interior Environmental Design from Duncan of Jordanstone and first worked with felt as an Educational Arts Worker at Angus Council. Self-taught in various felting techniques, she has worked for the fashion and accessories industry creating wearables and artwork. Design and make a 40x40cm felt textile piece using wet felting, needle felting, beading and embroidery. This can then be developed into a cushion cover, wall hanging, a framed piece of art, or anything else you can imagine. Starting with research and development, bring photographs, magazine images, colours and ideas on what you would like to make. From here we will decide on a design and order the materials for you to start on your project the next session. The classes will allow you to produce an item to include in your final design or a series of individual pieces. All material costs to be met by the student and should be no more than £15 to £20 in total, depending on your choice. 10 week block beginning 22 September THURSDAYS 7pm – 9pm I Adults £120 / Members £90
NEW! FAMILY FELTING Christmas Stocking Make a Christmas Stocking with Karen Caddell-Walker. Create a lovely no-sew stocking and learn how to wet felt by hand. The workshop will entail making a fun no sew felt stocking using a template. Younger children will manage with help from their parent, some will want to make it all by themselves. A class for both children and adults. SATURDAY 26 November 10am – 12.30pm Adults £20 / Children age 5+ (accompanied by paying adult) £8 / Members £16 (Includes materials)
CRAFT CLASS Ann McFadyen has taught at Forgan Arts Centre for over 20 years! With a wealth of experience teaching crafts, she will give advice and tuition to all whether you choose to work in embroidery, crewel, tapestry, hardanger or any other form of stitching. Bring your own materials and work on your own project or let Ann set you up with threads, pattern and more from her extensive stock, available to purchase at cost price in class. 10 week block beginning 21 September WEDNESDAYS 2pm – 4pm I Adults £120 / Members £90
DRESSMAKING CLASS Beatrice Burns is a highly skilled dressmaker and tutor here at Forgan Arts and has taught in the community for many years. Come along and learn practical and creative techniques, have fun, and develop your own projects. Beatrice can advise you on what to bring to the class – the perfect chance to raid your wardrobe and fix all of those garments that don’t quite fit right. Or perhaps you would like to create something unique to you; from scratch. Whatever you want to do, Beatrice is sure to be able to help you achieve it. 10 week block beginning 21 September WEDNESDAYS 10am – 12pm I Adults £120 / Members £90
This Autumn Beatrice is offering two one day workshops where you can brush up on your sewing skills or even learn right from the beginning.
NEW! FORGAN YOUNG DRESSMAKERS WORKSHOP For High School kids wanting to learn sewing, or brush up on their sewing skills. Learn the basic sewing machine skills and stitches needed to create a simple piece. Once you have mastered the techniques you’ll be making and fixing all sorts in no time! For those who already have basic sewing skills, this is a chance to brush up on that knowledge, or to utilise the experience of your tutor. Perhaps you want to learn a particular technique or process; Beatrice will guide you through your plans. Bring along some fabric and a basic sewing kit to get you started. SATURDAY 29 October 10am – 2pm I Young persons aged 12 – 18yrs £30
BEGINNERS SEWING WORKSHOP Learn the basic sewing machine skills and stitches needed to create a simple piece to take home in one day, such as a bag or a cushion cover. Once you have mastered the techniques you’ll be making and fixing all sorts in no time! Bring along some fabric and a basic sewing kit to get you started. Please bring a packed lunch, tea and coffee are available at the centre. SATURDAY 12 November 10am – 4pm Adults £45 / Members £36 / Young persons aged 16+ £30
Crafts STAINED GLASS CLASS This course teaches the art of creating stained glass mainly using the Tiffany style copper foil method and glass mosaic. Beginners receive full instruction and demonstration, with help and advice as required, for you to create your own masterpiece! Ann McFadyen is on hand to share her vast knowledge and experience and has been teaching here at Forgan for over 20 years! Bring along an image to work from, or create your own design. Suitable for all abilities, 16y+. Materials and sundries can be purchased from the tutor. Various classes are available for a 10 week block: Adults £120 / Members £90 / Young persons aged 16 – 18 £80 TUESDAYS 7.30pm – 9.30pm – starting 20 September WEDNESDAYS 7.30pm – 9.30pm – starting 21 September THURSDAYS 2pm – 4pm – starting 22 September
BOOKBINDING WORKSHOP Sofia is an Italian illustrator. She studied painting and Fine Arts in Milan and Editorial Illustration in Bologna, where she specialised in illustrations for magazines and education. Learn the different book binding techniques such as Occidental and Japanese binding in this exciting and creative class. Using different colours and textured papers with simple stitching and folding techniques, you can create a beautiful hand-bound book to keep photographs, recipes, sketches and secrets! SATURDAY 29 October, 10am – 12pm Adult £20 / Children 12 + (accompanied by paying adult) £8 / Member £16
CANDLE MAKING WORKSHOPS Join Alison Hawley of Beesy’s Beeswax Candles for her popular candle making workshop. Alison begins her class with an introduction to Bees wax, it’s history and modern day uses. She covers the environmental and health benefits of using Bees wax, before showing examples of the materials in both their raw and finished form. Alison will teach the techniques needed to roll and sculpt the wax to build candles into various forms in these fun packed workshops for all ages.
NEW! COSY CANDLES Join Beesy’s Beeswax Candles in an exploration of colour and texture. Alison will show you how to make a pair of short dinner candles in a variety of colours, where you will have the opportunity to experiment with the different coloured waxes in order to make your own designs. Moving on, you will create a colourful cone shaped candle and a gift box to display your work of art! Finally, make a pair of tall tapering candles and add texture and character by flaring the edges. SATURDAY 24 September 10.30am – 12.30pm Adult £20 / Children 5+ (accompanied by paying adult) £8 / Member £16 (Includes materials)
NEW! CHRISTMAS CANDLES Come along and make your Christmas candles with Alison. Here you will make a selection of baby trees, medium sized trees and a beautiful gift box to display them. Lastly, you can make a pair of dinner candles finished with ribbon. Lovely as Christmas presents or keep them to light up your home for the festive period. SATURDAY 19 November 10.30am – 12.30pm Adult £20 / Children age 5+ (accompanied by paying adult) £8 / Member £16 (Includes materials)
Photography PHOTOGRAPHY FOR BEGINNERS CLASS Cat Jones loves all aspects of photography and creative imaging using Photoshop. She is Vice-President of Dundee Photographic Society and received an Associateship of the Royal Photographic Society earlier this year. Confused with all those buttons on your new DSLR or Bridge camera? Want to take better photographs? This structured course gradually covering the basic skills required to take a technically correct photograph with a DSLR or Bridge camera. Topics covered will include Avoiding Camera Shake, Composing the Shot, Achieving Good Exposure, Demystifying the Histogram, ISO and WB, Creative Use of Aperture and Shutter Speed, Accurate Focussing, Using Different Lenses, Using Flash and Getting Your Images Printed Bring your camera and its manual, fully charged battery and empty memory card, a tripod and lots of enthusiasm. 10 week block beginning 23 September FRIDAYS 10am – 12pm Adults £120 / Members £90
ADOBE LIGHTROOM INTRODUCTION* CLASS Dawn White has been a professional wedding and portrait photographer for the past 15 years. She is a member of Dundee Photographic Society where she has been the syllabus secretary and teacher. Learn how to organise, edit, enhance and share your photos using Adobe Lightroom. The classes will guide you through the process of importing from your camera to exporting the final image for print or web. These classes can be combined with the Photoshop classes (following 5 week block). If you have a laptop with a recent edition of Lightroom installed bring it along with you to work from. Topics include: An overview of what Lightroom offers; When to use Lightroom; Importing and organising images; Colour and tone adjustments; Cropping, noise reduction and sharpening; Removing blemishes; Processing Raw Files; Adding colour and monotone effects. *Leads on to Adobe Photoshop course, book together or separately. 5 week block beginning 21 September WEDNESDAYS 7pm – 9pm Adults £60 / Members £45
ADOBE PHOTOSHOP INTRODUCTION* CLASS Taught by Dawn White. Learn to use the tools and techniques which will enable you to create stunning images. The classes are suitable as a stand-alone course or as a follow-on from the Adobe Lightroom classes. If you have a laptop with a recent edition of Photoshop installed, bring it along to work from. Topics include: An overview of what Photoshop offers; When to use Photoshop; Colour and tone adjustments; Removing unwanted items from an image; Cropping, resizing and sharpening; Exploring the tool box; Processing Raw Files; Using layers and layer masks. *Follows on from Adobe Lightroom, book together or separately 5 week block beginning 9 November WEDNESDAYS 7pm – 9pm Adults £60 / Members £45
FURTHER PHOTOSHOP CLASS Following on from the Introduction to Adobe Photoshop (in spring 2016), these classes will develop your understanding of Photoshop by exploring a wide range of techniques for enhancing photographs and creating composite images, as well as using the power of Photoshop to create high dynamic range, panoramic and focus stacked images. Each week we will work step-by-step on an image together so that all the techniques can be discussed and practised during the class. If you have a laptop with a recent edition of Photoshop installed, bring it along to the class. 10 week block beginning 22 September 10 week block beginning 22 September THURSDAYS 7pm – 9pm Adult £120 / Members £90
Social KNITTING GROUP A social knitting group with Tessa Durham, where new members are always welcome. Tuition and mutual support are shared amongst complete beginners and experienced knitters. If you would like to join, please contact the centre. TUESDAYS 9.30am – 11.30am To attend this class, you must first become a Forgan Member (£30 for annual membership). Thereafter, classes will be just £2 per session
SEWING BEE SOCIAL Sewing Bee is a social gathering of people who like to sew, drink tea and blether! New members are welcomed, it’s a great way to pick up new tips, share ideas, and spend an afternoon. If you would like to join, please contact the centre. THURSDAYS 2pm – 4pm To attend you must become a member of Forgan Arts Centre (£30 for annual membership). Thereafter, classes will be just £2 per session
MOTHERS ROCK WORKSHOPS A mini retreat at the end of the week Amanda is a health and mind-set coach and mum of three. She supports mothers to embrace simple practices and mind-set tips that will help manage the everyday stress and overwhelm that can come with parenting children. These workshops are designed to help a mother strengthen her own inner landscape so that she is able to navigate more elegantly and creatively the challenges her motherhood brings. The space is intended to support listening, strengthening and connection with other mothers, without the babes present, so please book a babysitter! You will also need a cushion or yoga mat and a notebook to write in. FRIDAYS 7pm – 8.30pm 23 September to 11 November (2 week break for October School holidays) £10 for a drop in OR book all six workshops for £50 / Concessions £7 drop in / £35 Block Bookings can be made by contacting Amanda directly: firstname.lastname@example.org
Private Hire Forgan is available for hire for workshops, rehearsals, meetings and events. We have a range of rooms to choose from – all well-equipped and spacious with excellent natural light. Please enquire at any time. Hire charge is £15 per hour.
Donations & Fundraising Forgan is a Registered Charity – donations are always welcome! Feel free to make an extra donation at your class, workshop or event if you’ve had a particularly good time! We’d love to hear your ideas for Fundraising events; get in touch if you’d like to be involved in this very important aspect of our work. All funds go towards sustaining the activities that Forgan already offers to our community, while allowing us to adapt and grow.
Newsletter We like to keep in touch! Go to the Contact page of our website to sign up to our Newsletter, keeping you informed of forthcoming events and special offers. You can also email email@example.com and ask to be added to our list. Paper copies of our Newsletters are available to pick up in the Centre.
Facebook Facebook is another fun way to be involved in Forgan activities – find us at www.facebook.com/forganartsfife.
Feedback It’s important that we know how we’re doing – feedback is always welcome. You can email thoughts, comments or ideas to us at firstname.lastname@example.org – call us or we’ll give you a ring on request. We strive to continue to develop connections in our community and we welcome your collaboration.
Committee A crucial part of Forgan life is the role of the voluntary Committee, which has done a fantastic job of running the Centre over the years and continues to do so. We are always interested to hear from potential new Committee members. If you’d like to be involved in shaping the future of Forgan, please get in touch.
Booking Terms and Conditions You do not need to be a member of Forgan Arts Centre to book a course, however, members benefit from the privilege of early booking, and from significant class discounts so it is recommended. Memberships are a great way to support the centre. Bookings will not be fully secured until payment has been made, and you have received confirmation. Payment has to be made at the time of booking and before the start of a course or you may lose your place. All booking payments include a non-refundable deposit of £10. If you wish to cancel a booking, your refund will be issued by cheque, minus this charge. No refund will be issued if cancellation occurs on the day of a workshop or event, or after that date has passed, in the event of non-attendance. Course fees apply to the full course and no partial refund can be given for missed classes. In the event of tutor illness or the centre being closed for bad weather, alternate dates will be provided to ensure the full number of classes has been offered. If a course or event is cancelled by the centre due to unforeseen circumstances, you will be issued with a full refund. Some of the classes may incur an additional charge for materials. Your tutor will advise you at the start of your course.
FORGAN ARTS CENTRE TIMETABLE AUTUMN 2016 Cupar Road, Newport-on-Tay DD6 8RA I Tel No: 01382 542062 I forganartscentre.co.uk email@example.com I facebook.com/forganartsfife I Between Forgan Roundabout and Newport Primary Most courses start Monday 19 September for 10 weeks, unless otherwise stated within the brochure. Classes break in line with the Fife school holidays 10 – 21 October MONDAY
Pottery for Children (ages 9 – 13)
5.45pm – 6.45pm
7pm – 9pm
Upholstery for Beginners
7pm – 9.30pm
9.30am – 12.30pm
9.30am – 11.30am
2pm – 4pm
Art for Beginners
7pm – 9pm
7.30pm – 9.30pm
9.30am – 11.30am
10am – 12pm
2pm – 4pm
2pm – 4.30pm
4.30pm – 6.30pm
Intro to Adobe Lightroom
7pm – 9pm
Intro to Adobe Photoshop
7pm – 9pm
7.30pm – 9.30pm
2pm – 4pm
2pm – 4pm
5.45pm – 6.45pm
7pm – 9pm
7pm – 9pm
7pm – 9pm
WEDNESDAY Floral Art
10pm – 12pm
1.30pm – 3.30pm
Wonders of Watercolour
1.45pm – 3.45pm
7pm – 8.30pm
Candle making 5yrs – 105yrs!
24 Sept 10.30am – 12.30pm
Skate Rejuvenate 12yr+
24 Sept 11pm – 4pm
1 Oct 10am – 2.30pm
1 Oct 10am – 4pm
Children’s Print Making
1 Oct 10am – 12pm
29 Oct 10am – 12pm
Forgan Young Dressmakers 12+
29 Oct 10am – 2pm
12 Nov 10am – 3pm
Beginners Dressmaking 16yr+
12 Nov 10am – 4pm
Children’s Print Making
12 Nov 10am – 12pm
Skate Rejuvenate 12yr+
19 Nov 11am – 4pm
19 Nov 10am – 4pm
Candle making 5yrs-105yrs!
19 Nov 10.30am – 12.30pm
Watercolour. Scrolls & Screens
26 Nov 10am – 2.30pm
26 Nov 10am – 12.30pm
Christmas Floral Décor
11 Dec 10am – 4pm
FAC Christmas Fayre
3 Dec 11am – 4pm