Sheffield u3a

Group Category: Art

  • Outdoor Sketching

    We meet outdoors every other Friday from April to October, and monthly during the winter at indoor venues. For the most part the venues are in and around Sheffield, although once or twice a year we go further afield and plan to stay all day. Usually, there are toilets and a cafe or pub nearby.… 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

    Landscape, portraits, still-life, life-classes are all covered and the basic drawing skills and colour work emphasised. We have outside sketching trips in Summer and occasional outings to galleries.Home Page Read more