The Art Workshop was founded in December 2012 by Genevieve Loxton and Martha Lowry to bring quality Fine Art tuition to the North of Cardiff. Genevieve and Martha are practising artists, they both hold First Class Honours Degrees in Fine Art specialising in painting and sculpture respectively. Previous to those awards they both achieved distinctions at Foundation. Working and training within Fine Art over many years they have accumulated a wide range of skills, techniques and resources.
Based in Rhiwbina, The Art Workshop offers a range of courses. Sessions are 2 hours per week, available in the morning and afternoon. Exploring a range of Fine Art disciplines each course covers a different area. Class sizes are small and ideal for beginner to intermediate levels.
Join The Art Workshop and benefit from a programme of courses from drawing and painting to sculpture and 3-Dimensional Design. Every workshop will focus on maximising your creativity, bringing you new techniques and inspiration and, most importantly, making your experience positive and enjoyable.
Kate Lowry teaches our watercolour course Katie Lowry BA ACR is a qualified paintings conservator with forty years of experience of working in major UK museums. She has an in-depth knowledge of artists’ materials and techniques about which she has taught and published. As an artist, she specialises in producing landscapes and still-life in watercolour and mixed media.
We are delighted to welcome artist and printmaking specialist Jackie Shackson to The Art Workshop to introduce you to Tetrapak Collagraph Printing. Her work is inspired by the study of Welsh identity through folklore, traits and traditions. Jackie is an award-winning artist, widely exhibited with in-depth knowledge of the numerous print-making methods and techniques.