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Ceramics (Thursday evening)

Ten week course
Thursdays, 7–9pm
Course Fee: £150.00
Additional Costs: Stoneware or Grog Clay, sold at £10.00 per 12kg bag

Booking for next term (September–December) open Monday 16 July 2018
Call for booking and enquries, including putting your name on the waiting list: 01908 608108

Learn the skills of an ancient craft while discovering your inner creativity with this popular ten week ceramics course.

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Summer Saturday Art Studio

Suitable for children aged 7–14 years
£60 per child

Saturdays, 10am–12pm from 29 September – 27 October 
Call 01908 608108 or email hello@miltonkeynesartscentre.org to book

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Watercolour Painting (Monday pm)

Ten week course
Mondays, 1–3pm
Course Fee: £150.00

Booking for next term (September–December) open Monday 16 July 2018
Call for booking and enquries, including putting your name on the waiting list: 01908 608108


This course is suitable for a broad spectrum of participants allowing those who have a degree already to those who have not participated in creative activity since schooThe course is holistic to each person’s requirements, and the tutor encourages each person’s journey.

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Drawing and Painting (Monday am)

Ten week course
Mondays, 10am–12pm
Course Fee: £150.00

Booking for next term (September–December) open Monday 16 July 2018
Call for booking and enquries, including putting your name on the waiting list: 01908 608108

Designed to expand on participants drawing, painting and colour skills whilst also working towards developing a personal style. Mediums employed will include graphite, charcoal, a variety of paints,pen and ink. As well as practical work, sessions will include discussion, demonstration and presentation.

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Jewellery (Monday pm)

Ten week course
Mondays, 1–3pm
Course Fee: £150.00

Booking for next term (September–December) open Monday 16 July 2018
Call for booking and enquries, including putting your name on the waiting list: 01908 608108


Designed with the needs of those who already have some experience of jewellery making and silversmithing techniques in mind. 

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Jewellery (Monday evening)

Ten week course
Mondays, 7–9pm
Course Fee: £150.00

Booking for next term (September–December) open Monday 16 July 2018
Call for booking and enquries, including putting your name on the waiting list: 01908 608108


This class is suitable for all abilities from beginners to the more experienced. During this course students will learn to create simple decorated studs, a pendant, twisted wire rings, hand-made chains with an introduction to enameling skills. 

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Ceramics (Monday evening)

Ten week course
Mondays, 7–9pm
Course Fee: £150.00
Additional Costs: Stoneware or Grog Clay, sold at £10.00 per 12kg bag

Booking for next term (September–December) open Monday 16 July 2018
Call for booking and enquries, including putting your name on the waiting list: 01908 608108


Learn the skills of an ancient craft while discovering your inner creativity with this popular ten week ceramics course with ceramic artist Andrew Macdermott.

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Life Drawing (Monday evening)

Ten week course
Mondays, 7–9pm
Course Fee: £160.00
Additional information: Each week drawing from a nude life model. 

Booking for next term (September–December) open Monday 16 July 2018
Call for booking and enquries, including putting your name on the waiting list: 01908 608108


Suitable for all abilities, this course addresses the basics of life drawing with exercises helping to develop the use of line, tone, composition, sketching, volume and anatomy.

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Ceramics (Tuesday am)

Ten week course
Tuesdays, 10am–12pm
Course Fee: £150.00
Additional Costs: Stoneware or Grog Clay, sold at £10.00 per 12kg bag

Booking for next term (September–December) open Monday 16 July 2018
Call for booking and enquries, including putting your name on the waiting list: 01908 608108


Suitable for all abilities, this course will teach you the basic hand building techniques. Subjects that will be covered include: Pinching, Coiling, Slab Building, Decoration techniques such as mark making and slip decoration, glazing techniques.

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Ceramics (Tuesday pm)

Ten week course
Tuesdays, 1–3pm
Course Fee: £150.00
Additional Costs: Stoneware or Grog Clay, sold at £10.00 per 12kg bag

Booking for next term (September–December) open Monday 16 July 2018
Call for booking and enquries, including putting your name on the waiting list: 01908 608108


Suitable for all abilities, this course will teach you basic hand building techniques. Subjects that will be covered include: Pinching, Coiling, Slab Building, Decoration techniques such as mark making and slip decoration, glazing techniques.

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Life Drawing (Tuesday pm)

Ten week course
Tuesdays, 1–3pm
Course Fee: £160.00

Booking for next term (September–December) open Monday 16 July 2018
Call for booking and enquries, including putting your name on the waiting list: 01908 608108

These relaxed, tutored life-drawing sessions will help you develop skills that put shape, form, tone and composition together.

Each week drawing from a nude life model. 

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Jewellery (Tuesday evening)

Ten week course
Tuesdays, 7–9pm
Course Fee: £150.00

Booking for next term (September–December) open Monday 16 July 2018
Call for booking and enquries, including putting your name on the waiting list: 01908 608108


Taking in reference to both traditional and contemporary approaches, this course will cover techniques including sawing, soldering, sanding, polishing, rolling and adding texture as well familiarising participants with all of our dedicated jewellery workshop’s tools and resources.

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Mixed Media (Tuesday evening)

Ten week course
Tuesdays, 7–9pm
Course Fee: £150.00

Booking for next term (September–December) open Monday 16 July 2018
Call for booking and enquries, including putting your name on the waiting list: 01908 608108

10 week course providing an introduction to illustration with focus on imaginative means of exploring drawing through mixed media and experimental practice. 

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Ceramics (Tuesday evening)

Ten week course
Tuesdays, 7–9pm
Course Fee: £150.00
Additional Costs: Stoneware or Grog Clay, sold at £10.00 per 12kg bag

Booking for next term (September–December) open Monday 16 July 2018
Call for booking and enquries, including putting your name on the waiting list: 01908 608108


A ceramics and surface decoration course designed to inspire and encourage new potters, as well as furnishing the more practiced potter with more advanced techniques and skills.

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Creative Photography

Ten week course
Wednesdays, 10am–12pm
Course Fee: £150.00

Booking for next term (September–December) open Monday 16 July 2018
Call for booking and enquries, including putting your name on the waiting list: 01908 608108


This popular ten week course is fantastic for photographers who find the informal week-by-week discipline an excellent way to push forward their skills and portfolio.

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Ceramics (Wednesday pm)

Ten week courses
Wednesdays, 1–3pm
Course Fee: £150.00
Additional Costs: Stoneware or Grog Clay, sold at £10.00 per 12kg bag

Booking for next term (September–December) open Monday 16 July 2018
Call for booking and enquries, including putting your name on the waiting list: 01908 608108


A ceramics and surface decoration course designed to inspire and encourage new potters, as well as furnishing the more practiced potter with more advanced techniques and skills.

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Ceramics (Wednesday evening)

Ten week course
Wednesdays, 7–9pm
Course Fee: £150.00
Additional Costs: Stoneware or Grog Clay, sold at £10.00 per 12kg bag

Booking for next term (September–December) open Monday 16 July 2018
Call for booking and enquries, including putting your name on the waiting list: 01908 608108


A ceramics and surface decoration course designed to inspire and encourage new potters, as well as furnishing the more practiced potter with more advanced techniques and skills.

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Jewellery (Wednesday evening)

Ten week course
Wednesdays, 7–9pm
Course Fee: £150.00
Additional Costs: Materials cost on average £80 per term, available from tutor.

Booking for next term (September–December) open Monday 16 July 2018
Call for booking and enquries, including putting your name on the waiting list: 01908 608108


Taking in reference to both traditional and contemporary approaches, this course will cover techniques including sawing, soldering, sanding, polishing, rolling and adding texture as well familiarising participants with all of our dedicated jewellery workshop’s tools and resources.

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Sculpture

Ten week course
Wednesdays, 7–9pm
Course Fee: £150.00 

Booking for next term (September–December) open Monday 16 July 2018
Call for booking and enquries, including putting your name on the waiting list: 01908 608108


A challenging course ideal for beginners or amateur sculptors that are wanting to explore various conventional and unconventional materials from wire  and clay to fabric and plaster, allowing you to experiment within areas of contemporary sculpture.

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Ceramics Social

Saturdays, 1.30–3.30pm
Please call ahead to enquire if it is running on a week-by-week basis
Entry: £10.00, concessionary rate £5.00

Amateur ceramicists, beginners and the explorative are invited to our weekly Ceramics Social sessions Saturday, pass on skills to those new to the craft, share techniques and ideas with fellow ceramicists. Sessions are peer-led and designed for those who wish to engage with ceramics on an amateur basis, as a social activity or as a way of sharing their knowledge. We are pleased to offer a concessions rate of £5.00 per session to those in receipt of JSA, ESA, DLA, IS, PC and students with proof of eligibility.

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Oil Painting

Ten week course
Thursdays, 7–9pm
Course Fee: £150.00

Booking for next term (September–December) open Monday 16 July 2018
Call for booking and enquries, including putting your name on the waiting list: 01908 608108

A diverse and natural approach to oil painting. This course will encourage you to naturally develop your unique style of working under a calm and inviting approach.

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Schools Art Menu

Milton Keynes Arts Centre’s Schools Art Menu provides arts and contemporary craft workshops and experiences for all Key Stages led by our Artist Associates, with each workshop held within our specialist resource areas including art studio, ceramic studio, woodshop and silversmith.

The Schools Art Menu offers both half and full day workshops for up to 30 students per session led by artists and makers in:

  • Ceramics and Pottery
  • Designing and Making
  • Exploring geographic & cultural differences in city and landscapes
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Summer Life Drawing

Five week course
Mondays, 7–9pm
Course Fee: £80.00

Summer Term: Monday 09 July – 06 August 
Additional information: Each week drawing from a nude life model. 
Booking and enquiries: 01908 608108

Jewellery

Summer Jewellery

Five week course
Mondays, 1–3pm
Course Fee: £75.00. Additional costs: Materials (silver or copper) estimated £20-£40

Summer Term, 09 July – 06 August
What to bring: Tools provided. 
Booking and enquiries: 01908 608108

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Summer Jewellery (Wed)

Five week course
Wednesdays, 7–9pm
Course Fee: £75.00. Additional costs: Materials (silver or copper) estimated £20-£40

Summer Term, 11 July – 08 August
What to bring: Tools provided. 
Booking and enquiries: 01908 608108

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Summer Mould Making

Five week course
Wednesdays, 7–9pm
Course Fee: £85.00

Summer Term, 11 July – 08 August
What to bring: Tools and materials provided.
Booking and enquiries: 01908 608108

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Summer Introduction to Handbuilding

Five week course
Wednesdays: Please see below for course dates and times
Course Fee: £75.00
Additional costs: 12kg bag of clay £10.00 or half bag £5.00

Summer Term
11th July, 10:30am-3pm
25th July, 1pm-3pm
1st August, 1pm-3pm
8th August, 1pm-3pm

What to bring: Sketchbook and pencil
Booking and enquiries: 01908 608108

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Summer Children's Saturday Pottery

Suitable for children aged 6+
£60.00 per child

Saturdays, 11am–1pm from 29 September –  27 October 
Call 01908 608108 or email hello@miltonkeynesartscentre.org to book