ART CLASSES

CLASSES

Painting

ADULT CLASSES

Monday, Wednesday, Thursday,  Friday

9.30am - 12.30pm & 1pm - 4pm

Thursday Evening 

6.30pm - 9.30pm

Adult classes at D2 are for ages 16+ and welcome complete beginners to the more experienced. Classes are run in three hour sessions with a tutor offering individual guidance throughout the session. 

Classes are conducted on a flexible basis with bookings made online, in advance. Students should bring their own materials.

3 hour session:

£15

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CHILDREN

Tuesday & Wednesday

4pm - 5.30pm

Saturday & Sunday

10am-12pm & 1pm - 3pm

Children at D2 experience fun and exciting challenges by experimenting, developing skills, working with different materials and learning about art history. Children are encouraged to explore using their individual imaginations and the development of practical skills.

All materials are provided and classes are booked via an online booking system in 5 week blocks.

5 week block:

£60

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LIFE DRAWING

One Sunday A Month

3.30pm - 6.30pm

Next Session: 

Sunday 24th October 2021

This class will appeal to all artists; beginners, students or professionals. Figure drawing is a core part of any art practice and improves observational drawing skills and essential if building a portfolio for art school entry. In addition, this is a relaxing and timeless subject that can be enjoyed by all.

Booking is essential, students should bring their own materials.

3 hour session:

£20

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PORTFOLIO

Thursday Evenings

6.30pm - 9.30pm

These classes are for anyone aged 16+ looking to create a portfolio for further education. Experiment with materials in the most imaginative ways and explore both contemporary and traditional artists. Develop finished work, produce exciting sketchbooks and learn how to present both your digital and physical portfolio.

 

Classes are run alongside the adult classes. Students should bring their own materials.

3 hours session:

£15

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YOUNG ARTIST

Tuesday & Wednesday

6pm - 8pm

Young artists classes at D2 are for high school students from 1st - 5th year who would like to develop their artistic ambitions.

 

These classes give young people the opportunity to begin creative discoveries, be adventurous and learn in a unique art environment. 

 

Students are asked to bring a selection of materials whilst others are provided in the class.

5 week block:

£60

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ART WEEK

Easter, Summer & October

Monday - Friday

During school holidays, we provide art weeks for children ages 7 - 12 years.

These weeks consist of 5 days packed with exciting art activities including drawing, painting, working with textiles, printmaking, and sculpture.

 

A mini exhibition will take place at the end of the week to show off all the wonderful work the young people make.

Full week:

£165

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SPECIALIST ART & CRAFT

Autumn/Winter 2021

Coming Soon!

D2 The Creative Centre is excited to be hosting a series of specialist art and craft classes this year.

 

These classes will be led by different residents artist in D2 and have been created for anyone looking to learn a new skill and have some fun being creative.

 

These will include:

 

  • silk scarf painting

  • introduction to textiles

  • basic practices for self care

  • make your own cream

  • portraiture class

  • still life class

More details coming soon!

Classes from:

£25

Meditation Class

WAYS TO WELLBEING

Sunday 14th November 2021

4pm - 6pm

A practical workshop to help you feel better in mind and body.

Come along to try some simple ways to relax and release tension through movement, breath work, guided meditation and hand reflexology.

Making regular time to turn inwards and reconnect with your body can reduce build up of stress and improve resilience and wellbeing.

These introductory self-care techniques are suitable for everyone and are quick and easy to do yourself at home.

Please wear comfortable clothing and bring along some water, a mat, if you prefer to sit or lie on the floor and a warm blanket.  A handout on all techniques will be available.

2 hour workshop:

£25

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MOSAIC
WORKSHOP

Saturday 2nd October

10am - 2pm

An adventurous mosaic workshop for beginners that will demonstrate that mosaics can have a story, a soul, context and importance.

In this 4 hour workshop with Hania Smith, you will get an introduction into the history and evolution of mosaic art. We will then help you though your design and planning stage, choice of materials, tools and how to cut, fix and finish off your mosaic.

All we would like you to do is, forage and find materials of all shapes and sizes, the more peculiar the better and bring your imagination! Don’t worry, we will also have a variety of materials and tools you can use. 

Once you start, you won’t be able to stop!

4 hour workshop:

£40

 

ABOUT

D2 The Creative Centre is a multi-purpose arts centre located in Larbert which houses a large teaching studio, a fantastic exhibition space and 14 artists studios.

 

A wide variety of classes run throughout the week offering classes for adults, young artists and children. D2 welcomes and values the individual and encourages the development of ambitions.

Our large exhibition space located on the first floor, offers a remarkable opportunity in Central Scotland for endless arts related purposes, installations, music, dance, drama and events.

 

EXHIBITIONS

 

STUDIO SPACE

D2 The Creative Centre hosts 14 resident artist studios, these vary in size from 114 sq ft to 476 sq ft and are available with long or short term leases. The studios are affordable as our range of sizes offer artists the opportunity to find their ideal space within their ideal budget. The cost is inclusive of rates, heating and lighting.

Resident artists enjoy 24 hour access to their studios. The common room acts as a hub where all users of D2 can take a break to meet, eat, drink or just chat.

 

Parking space exists at the front of the building which is located within a secure industrial estate. In addition D2 The Creative Centre has its own 24 hour alarm system.

Currently we have artists who specialise in painting, jewellery making, botanical illustration,  photography, screen printing and crafts. We also house several businesses within D2. 

 

CONTACT

D2 The Creative Centre

Lochlands Business Park

Larbert

FK5 3NS

01324 555500

General Enquiries:

hello@d2thecreativecentre.uk

Young Artists/Childrens Class Enquiries: kat@d2thecreativecentre.uk