SHORT COURSES

Our Short Courses offer a mini taster of a specific skill, medium or subject.

You can choose just the classes, or have a materials pack delivered to your door.

Animal Short Course | 6-106

COST (not including materials): £25

Including materials: £50

Per extra pack: £25

Following an animal theme, these three classes will take you through core artistic techniques like shading, mark making and creating tone with colour! The course is suitable for ages 6-106, so can be done by you, your child, or as a family.

 

 

This course includes:

  • (Optional) A pack of brand new art materials delivered to you, including everything you will need for the projects, and more! Just specify in the contact form to add a materials pack. You can also add additional packs for other family members.

  • Access to 3 online video classes. These are taught and filmed step-by-step exactly as they would be in the class. Students can access them at any time; however many times they want, and pause/ restart when necessary. Each class will teach students a new technique or medium to build their core artistic skills.

  • Email/Phone Support, Advice & Feedback from our professional artist-teachers, whenever needed.

  • Entry into our Amazing Ongoing Competitions with new winners and prizes regularly announced!

The projects included in this course are:

 

  • Tonal pencil elephant

  • Pen sketched ram

  • Watercolour puffin

 

 

The materials needed for this course are listed below. You may have this at home already, but if not you can request a materials pack in the message box, and we will send you everything needed straight to your door!

 

If you have previously bought a course from us and want to arrange a discounted "top up pack" of materials for this course, then please email us at teddington@cygnetsartschool.com

 

  • A3 Catridge Paper 

  • A3 Watercolour Paper

  • Pencil (HB, 3B, 6B)

  • Rubber

  • Sharpener

  • Fineliner Pens 

  • Watercolours

  • Water Pot

  • Watercolour Brushes

 

We also recommend always using a table covering, and wearing messy clothes/ an apron when doing classes!

All information and video links will be emailed to you using the email address you fill in the form below, from the email address hello@cygnetsartschool.com

 

If you order a materials pack through us, the order will be delivered to the address you give at checkout. Delivery normally takes 5-10 working days.

Adventures in Shading | 6-106

COST (not including materials): £45

Including materials: £90

Per extra pack: £45

A 5-part course exclusively using charcoal, pencil and ink. In this short course you will learn how to use charcoal and sketching pencils in a number of ways to create images full of depth and tone. This is a must have for any inspiring artist! The course is suitable for ages 6-106, so can be done by you, your child, or as a family.

 

 

This course includes:

 

 

  • (Optional) Enormous pack of brand new art materials delivered to you anywhere in the UK, including everything you will need for the projects, and more! Just specify in the contact form to add a materials pack. You can also add additional packs for other family members.

  • Access to 5 online video classes. These are taught and filmed step-by-step exactly as they would be in the class. Students can access them at any time; however many times they want, and pause/ restart when necessary. Each class will teach students a new technique or medium to build their core artistic skills.

  • Email/Phone Support, Advice & Feedback from our professional artist-teachers, whenever needed.

  • Entry into our Amazing Ongoing Competitions with new winners and prizes regularly announced!

The projects included in this course are:

 

  • Sketching a Hand From Life With Pencil and Ink

  • Sketching Cylindrical Objects with Charcoal

  • Charcoal Chicken

  • Charcoal Deer

  • Pencil Tone Elephant

The materials needed for this course are listed below. You may have this at home already, but if not you can request a materials pack in the message box, and we will send you everything needed straight to your door!

 

If you have previously bought a course from us and want to arrange a discounted "top up pack" of materials for this course, then please email us at teddington@cygnetsartschool.com

 

  • A3 Catridge Paper 

  • Pencil (HB, 2B, 3B, 6B)

  • Rubber

  • Sharpener

  • Willow Charcoal 

  • Black Ink

  • Water Pot

  • Watercolour Brush Set 

  • Fixative Spray

  • Masking Tape

 

We also recommend always using a table covering, and wearing messy clothes/ an apron when doing classes!

All information and video links will be emailed to you using the email address you fill in the form below, from the email address hello@cygnetsartschool.com

 

If you order a materials pack through us, the order will be delivered to the address you give at checkout. Delivery normally takes 5-10 working days.

Wonderful Watercolours | 6-106

COST (not including materials): £35

Including materials: £70

Per extra pack: £35

Exploring the wonderful world of watercolours, these four classes will take you through the core skills and techniques, with a variety of exciting subjects to work from. The course is suitable for ages 6-106, so can be done by you, your child, or as a family!

This course includes:

 

  • (Optional) A pack of brand new art materials delivered to you anywhere in the UK, including everything you will need for the projects, and more! Just specify in the contact form to add a materials pack. You can also add additional packs for other family members.

  • Access to 4 online video classes. These are taught and filmed step-by-step exactly as they would be in the class. Students can access them at any time; however many times they want, and pause/ restart when necessary. Each class will teach students a new technique or medium to build their core artistic skills.

  • Email/Phone Support, Advice & Feedback from our professional artist-teachers, whenever needed.

  • Entry into our Amazing Ongoing Competitions with new winners and prizes regularly announced!

The projects included in this course are:

 

  • Watercolour Puffin

  • Watercolour Flowers

  • Watercolour & Fineliner Crab

  • Watercolour Spring Landscape

The materials needed for this course are listed below. You may have this at home already, but if not you can request a materials pack in the message box, and we will send you everything needed straight to your door!

 

If you have previously bought a course from us and want to arrange a discounted "top up pack" of materials for this course, then please email us at teddington@cygnetsartschool.com

 

  • A3 Watercolour Paper 

  • Pencil (HB - 3B)

  • Rubber

  • Sharpener

  • Watercolour Brushes

  • Watercolours

  • Water Pot

  • Fineliner Pens

  • Masking Tape

 

We also recommend always using a table covering, and wearing messy clothes/ an apron when doing classes!

All information and video links will be emailed to you using the email address you fill in the form below, from the email address hello@cygnetsartschool.com

 

If you order a materials pack through us, the order will be delivered to the address you give at checkout. Delivery normally takes 5-10 working days.

Simple Pencil & Pen | 6-106

COST (not including materials): £25

Including materials: £50

Per extra pack: £25

In this 3-part course, students will discover how to utilise their pens, pencils and paper to create wonderful masterpiece using shading, markmaking, proportion and tone. You'll be susprised how much can be achived with just a pencil or pen and some paper! The course is suitable for ages 6-106, so can be done by you, your child, or as a family.

 

This course includes:

 

  • (Optional) A pack of brand new art materials delivered to you anywhere in the UK, including everything you will need for the projects, and more! Just specify in the contact form to add a materials pack. You can also add additional packs for other family members.

  • Access to 3 online video classes. These are taught and filmed step-by-step exactly as they would be in the class. Students can access them at any time; however many times they want, and pause/ restart when necessary. Each class will teach students a new technique or medium to build their core artistic skills.

  • Email/Phone Support, Advice & Feedback from our professional artist-teachers, whenever needed.

  • Entry into our Amazing Ongoing Competitions with new winners and prizes regularly announced!

The projects included in this course are:

 

  • Pen Sketched Ram

  • Tonal Pencil Elephant

  • Tonal Pen Portrait

The materials needed for this course are listed below. You may have this at home already, but if not you can request a materials pack in the message box, and we will send you everything needed straight to your door!

 

If you have previously bought a course from us and want to arrange a discounted "top up pack" of materials for this course, then please email us at teddington@cygnetsartschool.com

 

  • A3 Catridge Paper 

  • Pencil (HB - 3B)

  • Rubber

  • Sharpener

  • Fineliner Pen 

 

We also recommend always using a table covering, and wearing messy clothes/ an apron when doing classes!

All information and video links will be emailed to you using the email address you fill in the form below, from the email address hello@cygnetsartschool.com

 

If you order a materials pack through us, the order will be delivered to the address you give at checkout. Delivery normally takes 5-10 working days.

Super Soft Pastels | 6-106

COST (not including materials): £25

Including materials: £50

Per extra pack: £25

This package of tutorials will take you through using the amazing medium of soft pastels. With a variety of different subjects, you'll learn how to use these mediums in a multitude of exciting ways, to make your artwork come alive! The course is suitable for ages 6-106, so can be done by you, your child, or as a family.

 

This course includes:

 

  • (Optional) A pack of brand new art materials delivered to you anywhere in the UK, including everything you will need for the projects, and more! Just specify in the contact form to add a materials pack. You can also add additional packs for other family members.

  • Access to 3 online video classes. These are taught and filmed step-by-step exactly as they would be in the class. Students can access them at any time; however many times they want, and pause/ restart when necessary. Each class will teach students a new technique or medium to build their core artistic skills.

  • Email/Phone Support, Advice & Feedback from our professional artist-teachers, whenever needed.

  • Entry into our Amazing Ongoing Competitions with new winners and prizes regularly announced!

The projects included in this course are:

 

  • Soft Pastel Surreal Landscape

  • Soft Pastel Blossom 

  • Soft Pastel Portrait

The materials needed for this course are listed below. You may have this at home already, but if not you can request a materials pack in the message box, and we will send you everything needed straight to your door!

 

If you have previously bought a course from us and want to arrange a discounted "top up pack" of materials for this course, then please email us at teddington@cygnetsartschool.com

 

  • A3 Black Paper/Card 

  • Pencil (HB - 3B)

  • Rubber

  • Sharpener

  • Soft Pastels

  • Fixative Spray 

  • Masking Tape

 

We also recommend always using a table covering, and wearing messy clothes/ an apron when doing classes!

All information and video links will be emailed to you using the email address you fill in the form below, from the email address hello@cygnetsartschool.com

 

If you order a materials pack through us, the order will be delivered to the address you give at checkout. Delivery normally takes 5-10 working days.

Creative Clay Course | 6-106

COST (not including materials): £35

Including materials: £70

Per extra pack: £35

In this package you will go through the various techniques needed when using clay. By learning how to properly fix clay together and how to shape it, your models will come alive and long lasting works of art! The course is suitable for ages 6-106, so can be done by you, your child, or as a family.

 

This course includes:

 

  • (Optional) A pack of brand new art materials delivered to you anywhere in the UK, including everything you will need for the projects, and more! Just specify in the contact form to add a materials pack. You can also add additional packs for other family members.

  • Access to 4 online video classes. These are taught and filmed step-by-step exactly as they would be in the class. Students can access them at any time; however many times they want, and pause/ restart when necessary. Each class will teach students a new technique or medium to build their core artistic skills.

  • Email/Phone Support, Advice & Feedback from our professional artist-teachers, whenever needed.

  • Entry into our Amazing Ongoing Competitions with new winners and prizes regularly announced!

The projects included in this course are:

  • Clay Rabbits

  • Clay Abstract Mask

  • Greek-Style Clay Pots

  • Indian Clay Hands

The materials needed for this course are listed below. You may have this at home already, but if not you can request a materials pack in the message box, and we will send you everything needed straight to your door!

 

If you have previously bought a course from us and want to arrange a discounted "top up pack" of materials for this course, then please email us at teddington@cygnetsartschool.com

  • Air-Drying Clay (Any Colour)

  • Surface to work on such as a plate or board

  • Cocktail Sticks/ Clay Tools

  • Water Pot

  • Acrylic Paint

  • Palette

  • PVA Glue

  • Brushes

 

We also recommend always using a table covering, and wearing messy clothes/ an apron when doing classes!

All information and video links will be emailed to you using the email address you fill in the form below, from the email address hello@cygnetsartschool.com

 

If you order a materials pack through us, the order will be delivered to the address you give at checkout. Delivery normally takes 5-10 working days.

Cygnets is a children's art school based in Teddington. Our focus is on the teaching of traditional skills such as drawing, painting & sculpture, combined with unique projects; experienced teachers, and professional quality materials.

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