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Wire Bird Sculpture Demonstration by Rachel Higgins

Lifford Hall Lower Green, Broadway

Watch renowned local artist Rachel Higgins as she uses a variety of metalwork techniques – wirework, soldering, hammering and riveting… to create a beautiful intricate 3D metal bird. A member of the Gallery at the Guild, Chipping Campden, she will also be exhibiting in the marquee at artBEAT and running a dragonfly wire sculpture workshop [...]

Oil Painting Demonstration – Sparkling Seas by Jenny Aitken

Lifford Hall Lower Green, Broadway

Award winning artist Jenny Aitken has spent most of her career studying contre-jour light. She is regular writer for the Artist magazine, and in the process of writing a book on the subject. For this demonstration, she will complete a full painting focused on sparkling coastal light. She loves to share her process and techniques [...]

Velasquez in the Making: Daniel Ralston & Richard Ormond

Lifford Hall Lower Green, Broadway

The great Spanish artist Diego Velasquez was a painter of extraordinary ability. He achieved widespread renown, however, during the nineteenth century. Daniel Ralston, Acting Associate Curator of Paintings 1600-1800 at the National Gallery, explores how Valasquez’ striking and newly stylish works were interpreted by connoisseurs, emulated by copyists and – occasionally – knocked off by [...]

“Car Design: Art and Engineering” by Carsten Astheimer

Lifford Hall Lower Green, Broadway

Design is the process where an idea comes to life, especially in car design. A mix of art and engineering, the result of a multi-disciplinary team often including tens of thousands of people. Although technology has changed dramatically, the art of creating a beautiful car has hardly changed at all. This illustrated talk by car [...]

Oil Painting Demonstration – Landscapes with Vicki Norman

Lifford Hall Lower Green, Broadway

Award winning artist and tutor Vicki Norman will demonstrate a Cotswold scene painted in oils with an explanation of how to convey a sense of light and atmosphere in a landscape scene. She will include information for artists in all media about colour, design, tonal values and brushwork Vicki is known for her knowledge about [...]

Papercut Flora and Fauna Workshop

Lifford Hall Lower Green, Broadway

Paper cutting is a subtractive drawing process, using a craft knife to create negative space, allowing the remaining paper to appear as dynamic lines and shapes. The process of paper cutting is deeply therapeutic and relaxing. Removing shapes to reveal a design takes you into an almost meditative state that sharpens focus and calms the [...]

Papercut Flora and Fauna Workshop

Lifford Hall Lower Green, Broadway

Paper cutting is a subtractive drawing process, using a craft knife to create negative space, allowing the remaining paper to appear as dynamic lines and shapes. The process of paper cutting is deeply therapeutic and relaxing. Removing shapes to reveal a design takes you into an almost meditative state that sharpens focus and calms the [...]

Wall Hanging Loom Weave Workshop with Julie Hicks

Lifford Hall Lower Green, Broadway

Create a tactile textured weave using different fibres including merino and alpaca wools, wool roving, soft, twisted rope, Macrame cord and core spun wool to create your very own wall hanging. During the workshop you will learn different techniques including Soumak braid, Tabby weave and Rya knots to name a few, to create something beautiful! Julie [...]

Pastel Seascapes Workshop with Gareth Jones

Lifford Hall Lower Green, Broadway

Spend a day mastering pastel seascapes! Gareth will demonstrate and guide students in creating a convincing and dynamic depiction of the sea in soft pastels. Suitable for beginners and experienced artists alike, reference will be provided. Gareth is an internationally acclaimed pastel artist and winner of several prestigious awards. He is a Signature Member of [...]

Copper Cuff Jewellery Workshop with Karen Lockton

Lifford Hall Lower Green, Broadway

Your chance to make your very own bespoke copper cuff with Karen Lockton of KFL Design. You will learn to shape and texture the copper and the art of fold forming. There will be the opportunity to create texture and to learn some basic jewellery making skills and how to finish and polish your cuff [...]

Loose Landscapes in Acrylics with Paul Talbot-Greaves

Lifford Hall Lower Green, Broadway

During this 1 day workshop you will be encouraged to focus on the core principles of painting to free up your acrylics and you will learn techniques for painting loosely in layers. The day will begin with a discussion about the materials followed by some exercises and a demonstration painting highlighting the process. Paul has been [...]

Enamel Jewellery making workshop with Jane Moore

Lifford Hall Lower Green, Broadway

Learn all about enamelling onto silver and produce a prepared silver and enamelled pendant to a finish good enough to wear. The technique you will learn is called Champleve, where silver is removed by acid etching to create a recess for the transparent enamel. Jane has taught for many years from beginners to advanced since 1974. In [...]

Sausage Dog Clay Sculpture workshop with Ros Ingram

Lifford Hall Lower Green, Broadway

Back by popular demand after the sell-out fox & owl workshops in 2021. Create a unique sausage dog sculpture with award-winning ceramicist Ros Ingram... to start or add to your collection! All abilities welcome – Please bring an apron This event will be taking place in the Lifford Hall in the centre of Broadway Tickets [...]

Guinea Fowl Clay Sculpture workshop with Ros Ingram

Lifford Hall Lower Green, Broadway

Back by popular demand after the sell-out fox & owl workshops in 2021. Create a unique guinea fowl sculpture with award-winning ceramicist Ros Ingram... to start or add to your collection! All abilities welcome – Please bring an apron This event will be taking place in the Lifford Hall in the centre of Broadway Tickets [...]

Designer Lampshade Workshop with Alison Bick

Lifford Hall Lower Green, Broadway

At the end of this workshop you will take home your very own 40cm lampshade with fabric printed with Alison Bick designs and illustrations.  Alison will guide you through the lampshade-making process, and show you my tips and tricks on how to get a professional finish. Suitable for any creative skill level! Alison is a [...]

Teen Acrylics Workshop – collage, colour & rhythm

Lifford Hall Lower Green, Broadway

A relaxed teen acrylics workshop aimed at 12-17 year olds. Lots of creative fun as a group learning how to use acrylic paint. You will be making an abstract acrylic painting on board and learning about how to use a limited palette, texture, colour and shape to compose and express ideas and to create tone and [...]

Silver Spinner Ring Jewellery Workshop with Karen Lockton

Lifford Hall Lower Green, Broadway

Your chance to make your very own bespoke silver spinner ring with Karen Lockton of KFL Design. You will learn to shape and texture the silver and solder. There will be the opportunity to create texture and to learn some basic jewellery making skills and how to finish and polish your ring for a sparkling [...]

Swing Jive & Lindy-Hop Beginners Dance Workshop: All About Swing

Lifford Hall Lower Green, Broadway

This dance workshop is aimed at complete beginners or anyone wanting to refresh their fundamental skills of Lindy Hop. Lindy Hop is a partner dance with it roots in the swing jazz of the 30s and 40s. With an infectious feel it gets your feet moving, your heart pumping and your smile beaming! The workshop [...]