Some members are interested in making a painting of the whole group so we took some photos! The Cre8 Crew!! & check out the hard work being put in to some pictures made for mount frames! So impressed with the level of skill! Finger painting! Character drawing! Self-Portraits! Letter style graffiti pieces! Cityscapes! Landscapes! …..… Read More Cre8 Wednesday’s July Update!
An amazing 42 local young people have joined us for Cre8 since we started in January this year! Incredible! We have recently welcomed more new artists’ – and each week we can allow up to 15 young people into the session to get Creative! June has been Awesome!! Keep an eye on the front window… Read More Cre8 Wednesday’s June Update!
So we started this month making Totem Poles! The idea was formed via the young Cre8ors wanting to make something a bit bulkier! The plan was for each to make a section out of cardboard boxes, & then we’ll stack them all up into a pole! The weather has made all the difference to the… Read More Cre8 Wednesday’s May Update!
We were asked to run an Easter session in support of the Fareham Borough council initiative to reduce Food Waste in the area; find out more here. When it was first suggested we make ‘potato prints’, I have to admit, I thought it sounded really boring! BUT: The Easter special ‘vegetable printing day’ – brought… Read More Easter Special – Vegetable Printing!
We’ve had such an amazing few weeks – I don’t know where to start! We began our Abstract Expressionism, Mark Making and Automatic drawing theme! & we nearly reached maximum numbers, with 11 young people attending the centre to make art! We discussed the future of the Cre8 sessions – & designed a Welcome pack… Read More Cre8 Wednesday’s March / April Update!
One of our Cre8’ers recently painted for 45minutes in-time to Beethoven’s Violin concerto in D major!! – Can you believe it!? … What an achievement! & a wonderfully abstract result, which led to an interesting discussion.
Well, well, well … we have all been Zooooming along with our creative art styles at the Unit3 studio .. It’s a tough job to keep a track of it all! Some of the young artists have brought their art homework in to complete – we’ve had Lego! – & those who have attended more… Read More Cre8 Wednesday’s Monthly Update! February 2017
Cre8 sessions began on 04/01/17 – fresh for the new year! January was all about Surrealism! We started by making ‘Picture Consequences’ a circle game in which a group of people cooperatively draw a character. It takes about 20 minutes to play. It was played by the Surrealists, where it was known as ‘exquisite corpse’. The… Read More Cre8 Wednesday’s Monthly Update! January 2017