Creative Summer Workshops for Years 10 and 11

These workshops are designed specifically for those who are attending high school, and love the arts. Whether it’s painting and drawing, design, media, music or performing arts, these workshops aim to provide a creative outlet for young people during the summer holidays. Working alongside our expert teaching staff and accessing our specialist resources: each workshop provides an opportunity to learn new skills and make like-minded friends.

Please note there are sperate offers for years 7 to 9, and 10 to 11. View our Creative Summer Workshops for years 7 to 9 here.

Time:
9.30am – 3pm

Cost:
£24 per workshop

Venue:
Folly Lane Campus

Choose from an inspiring range of workshops on offer.

Tuesday 3rd August – For those in years 10 and 11

Music Workshop: Write, Rehearse, Perform! – 3 Day Workshop 

  • Join this workshop for 3 days of rock/pop fun! Playing covers of our favourite songs or writing our own. Write, rehearse, and perform music on a range of instruments including, electric/acoustic guitar, bass, drums, keys/piano, vocals, ukulele and more! Please note this is a 3 day workshop, you must book onto all 3 days.

Portraiture Drawing & Painting – 2 Day Workshop   

  • The two days may be booked separately but ideally taken as a pair. The first day of the workshop we will explore head proportions and facial features in detail, through drawing from life. The second day we will look at colour theory for mixing paint, and create a portrait from an image using a grid, and a limited palette. Please note this is a 2 day workshop, you must book onto both days.

Digital Photography   

  • If you love photography or want to find out more about how to make the best of your digital images – this is the workshop for you.  Our specialist tutors will be on hand to guide you through all the tricks of the trade so you can turn your images into great photographs.

Wednesday 4th August – For those in years 10 and 11

Music Workshop: Write, Rehearse, Perform! – 3 Day Workshop 

  • Join this workshop for 3 days of rock/pop fun! Playing covers of our favourite songs or writing our own. Write, rehearse, and perform music on a range of instruments including, electric/acoustic guitar, bass, drums, keys/piano, vocals, ukulele and more! Please note this is a 3 day workshop, you must book onto all 3 days.

Portraiture Drawing & Painting – 2 Day Workshop   

  • The two days may be booked separately but ideally taken as a pair. The first day of the workshop we will explore head proportions and facial features in detail, through drawing from life. The second day we will look at colour theory for mixing paint, and create a portrait from an image using a grid, and a limited palette. Please note this is a 2 day workshop, you must book onto both days.

Textile Design: 90’s Surface Pattern – 2 Day Workshop  

  • Design your own 90’s bag and surface pattern to take home with you! You will explore two contrasting aesthetics, using graphic shapes and lines in one (inspired by the Memphis Art movement) and the other will focus on the technique of tie-dye (inspired by the 90’s rave sub-culture). Please note this is a 2 day workshop, you must book onto both days.

Thursday 5th August – For those in years 10 and 11

Acting Masterclass  

  • This masterclass introduces students to some of the fundamental skills and tools required for developing the acting process. The class aims to help budding actors build their self-awareness, develop their imagination and concentration, recognise their emotional truth and demonstrate the ability to be honest and committed in their acting. In addition, students will get to watch and critique each other on stage and screen.

Music Workshop: Write, Rehearse, Perform! – 3 Day Workshop 

  • Join this workshop for 3 days of rock/pop fun! Playing covers of our favourite songs or writing our own. Write, rehearse, and perform music on a range of instruments including, electric/acoustic guitar, bass, drums, keys/piano, vocals, ukulele and more! Please note this is a 3 day workshop, you must book onto all 3 days.

Textile Design: 90’s Surface Pattern – 2 Day Workshop  

  •  Design your own 90’s bag and surface pattern to take home with you! You will explore two contrasting aesthetics, using graphic shapes and lines in one (inspired by the Memphis Art movement) and the other will focus on the technique of tie-dye (inspired by the 90’s rave sub-culture). Please note this is a 2 day workshop, you must book onto both days.

Payment 

Please note payments for workshops can only be accepted over the phone, please call 01432 845302 to make you payment. Places on workshops are not confirmed without full payment and a completed booking form.

Creative Summer Workshops Booking Form – For years 10 and 11

Creative Summer Workshops Terms and Conditions 2021

Please return your completed booking to shortcourses@hca.ac.uk, or the address below –

The Short Course Team                                                                                             Hereford College of Arts                                                                                              Folly Lane                                                                                                                     Hereford                                                                                                                                      HR1 1LT