Helfa Gelf – Training

CONFIDENCE for Creatives,
webinars with Susan Mumford, Be Smart About Art
What role does confidence, or a lack thereof, play in your creative career? For many people, it’s a hurdle that keeps getting in the way.
Dates of LIVE sessions, 8-9.30pm: 
Wednesday 1st November
Wednesday 15th November
Wednesday 29th November
More information:http://www.besmartaboutart.com/blog/330/the-results-are-in-confidence-for-creatives-what-hurts-what-helps
85% discount for Helfa Gelf members, contact katie@hefagelf.co.uk

Artist talk and tour –  EDGE
Monday 13 November @ Pontio Innovations level 2
If you are interested in learning about opportunities to develop your creative practice using technology this will be a day for you.

To co-incide with the Helfa Gelf EDGE exhibition at White Box in Pontio, Bangor there will be a training day where participants are given the opportunity to take part in an artist-led tour of the EDGE exhibition.  Here the artists involved will talk about their work and the potential for new digital technology to invigorate artistic visions and develop creative practice.  This will be combined with a guided tour of Pontio Innovate’s “Fab Lab” with demonstrations of the cutting edge technology available. 
Booking essential:https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/artist-talk-and-tour-edge-ymyl-sgwrs-a-thaith-i-artistiaid-tickets-38835237240
 
Evolving role of the curator
Wednesday 15 November, MOSTYN, Llandudno
Helfa Gelf is delighted to have arranged an exclusive introduction to the new exhibitions at the MOSTYN, where you will learn about the curation decisions behind the exhibitions as well has hearing more in depth about the evolving role of the curator.
More information & booking:
https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/evolving-role-of-the-curator-rol-esblygol-y-curadur-mostyn-tickets-38837923274

Community Music Wales Tutor Training

 
 

 

Are you a musician or music teacher interested in learning the skills to become a Community Music tutor?

 

Then this accredited Community Music Tutor Training programme is perfect for you.

Upcoming Training

 5 Day Course in Bangor, 11th, 12th, 18th, 25th and 26th of September.

The course is the only training of its kind in Wales that works towards an accredited certificate focused on workshop delivery.

Following on from this course, there are a limited number of paid placements to shadow one of our tutors, and gain real life experience of a project, to put what you’ve learnt into practice.

CMW are looking for music tutors of all levels; those with some experience, musicians new to the practice, those who are just curious about Community Music Tuition, and experienced tutors who may want to gain accreditation, extend your portfolio or brush up on certain aspects of your work.

If you would like any further information please email us at hannaht@communitymusicwales.org.uk or phone 02920 838060

Cult Cymru – Courses for creatives

Freelancing for Creatives
19 September 2017, Cardiff
£15 – £25 (commercial cost £110)

A practical workshop for creatives on the business skills of freelancing.

Topics include: 

  • Business & employment models
  • How to pay your taxes
  • Claiming expenses
  • Negotiating your fees
  • Top tips and online tools

“Many people are becoming self employed. We need all the help we can get from reliable sources. Keep the courses going please.”

To register: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/gweithion-llawrydd-ar-gyfer-pobl-creadigol-freelancing-4-creatives-19092017-tickets-36743978228

Art Classes

Rachael Roberts Art Classes in North Wales

rachael-robertsArt classes starting in January

Promise Arts and Crafts, Madoc Street, Llandudno LL30 2TL

Tuesday 1- 3pm Mixed media art sessions

Booking via Anne Warren  – abtwarren@outlook.com

Sessions begin on Tuesday 10th January

Cost: £2.50 per session, includes tea/coffee

Working with natural inks

January 10th & 17th

Working with clay

January 24th & 30th

Working with fabric transfer techniques

February 14th & 28th

Places on each course are limited to 6 only so do book early if you are interested.