u3a

Sheffield u3a

Group Category: Art

  • Outdoor Sketching

    We meet outdoors every other Friday from April to October and monthly during the winter monthsindoors. We do not meet in January.Most venues are in and around Sheffield with the occasional outing further afield, often to EnglishHeritage properties who allow us free entry as an educational group. We choose venues withparking, a café and toilets… Read more

  • Aspects of Art II

    In our programme we include group discussions on all aspects of Art, and from time to time we invite visiting speakers. We try to link our discussions to the programme of events put on by the local galleries and museums, also galleries countrywide. We organise two visits each year to art galleries, or places of… Read more

  • Art III

    We are a relaxed, friendly group of ‘budding artists’ guided and tutored by Martin Field a retired art teacher with over 30 years experience. We have explored pencil drawing, pastel, water-colour, and acrylic painting from a range of subject matter. This is not a rigid format and members are able to follow their own path.… Read more

  • Art II

    The members work as individuals, exploring their interests along the lines of a learning process. A certain structure is provided, and a stimulus to respond to the environment, natural, human, and man-made. The group has a Tutor. Studies are made in various media and developed into paintings, collage, or mixed media. Outdoors during the year,… Read more

  • Art I

    Art Group I meets every Wednesday morning at Banner Cross Methodist Church—on Ecclesall Road South, just at the top end of Banner Cross Shops. The bus stops just outside, and there is a car park around the back where we meet, on Blair Athol Rd. Tutor, Linda Allinson, will set a theme which usually leaves… Read more