Portffolio: artist-led masterclass for 14-18 yr olds
11.00am - 5.00pm
Discover the messy, colourful world of graffiti art
Andy Birch’s workshop will teach you everything you need to know to become a graffiti artist. Learn how to shape and build your own ’tag’ using different paint techniques. Andy will walk you through how graffiti art can be used both on the street and indoors, revamping spaces and making a statement. Come away from this workshop with your very own graffiti art.
About the Artist:
Andy 'Dime One' Birch has been creating graffiti art for over a 30 year period, from his home in Colwyn Bay and across North Wales. Andy specialises in mural work, workshops with schools and youth clubs across the Northwest. He paints and focuses his art on community projects right down to small personalised name plaques.’
£12.50 per workshop or 3 for £30.
Workshops include a one hour break. Please bring packed lunches.
What is Portffolio?
MOSTYN’S Portffolio programme is an Arts Council Wales funded initiative for young people with a passion for the visual arts. Aimed at students in Conwy aged between 14 and 18, the programme sets out to nurture and support more able and talented students. Experienced artists from a range of disciplines will share their work and help you develop your skills in exploring materials and techniques you may not have used before. There will be opportunities for you to discuss your work and develop your personal portfolio.
Booking is essential. Telephone 01492 868191 (10.30am - 5.00pm, Tue - Sun)