December 10, 2022
10:30 am - 4:00 pm
Level: All welcome
with Nicky Knowles
A one day workshop to create an original collaged landscape using the beautiful surroundings of Jackdaws as inspiration. The workshop will be run by Somerset based artist Nicky Knowles RWA.
Alongside this you will also learn about the ancient art of origami and create three beautiful designs, including a star, angel and dove using recycled papers and/or your own hand drawn designs to decorate your Christmas tree and adorn your presents.
All materials will be recycled and provided on the day.
Nicky Knowles RWA is a professional collage artist and illustrator. She exhibits across the UK and Europe with her galleries and has work in collections worldwide.
Venue Phone: 01373 812383Address:
Please see our General Course Information pages for further details and schedule information.
Our Courses are for adult musicians (except where stated) and take place at Jackdaws in Great Elm, near Frome in Somerset. The Course Fee includes all tuition, meals and refreshments at Jackdaws. Courses take place in the main studio, with Steinway piano, and generally follow a masterclass format. There are several practice rooms here, too.
For Voice, Piano & Wind courses; participants are usually requested to prepare 2 – 3 pieces in advance. We will ask you to provide a repertoire list for the tutor (& accompanist) ahead of the course.
For Ensemble courses; direction will be given by the course leaders.
If you require B&B, we can arrange that for you; accommodation fees are payable in addition to the course fee.
Meals and Refreshments
Lunch, Supper and morning/afternoon refreshments will be prepared on site by our dedicated Cooks. If you are vegetarian/vegan, or have a food allergy, you must let us know in advance, so that our cooks can plan the meals for the weekend accordingly. We are ‘allergy aware’, but we rely on participants letting us know if they have specific food allergies. Please also let us know if you carry any emergency medication.
Please visit our Covid-19 Secure page for more information.