Isle of Man Art Festival 2017
Apr25

Isle of Man Art Festival 2017

The Isle of Man Art Festival (29th April – 1st May) is organized by the Creative Network. The island’s annual celebration of visual art provides a wealth of inspiration and opportunities. This festival allows the public to discover local artists, with open access to studios, exhibitions, and private workspaces as well as opportunities to participate in demonstrations and workshops.

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Family Workshop – Mask Making and Performance Art
Sep15

Family Workshop – Mask Making and Performance Art

Family Workshop – Mask Making and Performance Art   Cost: £20 per family per session. Inspired by the figurines and characters that Simon Buttimore collected and created, paper mache heads and handmade costumes will be videoed to create a short performance art film over two Saturdays. (1-3pm) Contact the Sayle on 01624 674557. email info@sayle.gallery or pop in to book your place!...

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Adult Workshop (14+) – Manipulating Movies
Sep15

Adult Workshop (14+) – Manipulating Movies

Adult Workshop (14+) – Manipulating Movies   £20 per adult Manipulating a short cycle of film using paint, tearing, sketching etc in order to create a short animation, inspired by Simon Buttimore’s experimental film of the local scenery and people. Contact the gallery to book your place 674557

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Family Workshop – Balinese Shadow Puppetry
Sep15

Family Workshop – Balinese Shadow Puppetry

Family Workshop – Balinese Shadow Puppetry   £20 per family Inspired by the eclectic collection of Asian artifacts that Simon Buttimore collected throughout his life, and his wonders with other cultures, have a go at some Balinese-inspired shadow puppetry to create a collaborative story performance. Contact the gallery to book your place 674557

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Art in the Park – Family Arts Weekend
Jul27

Art in the Park – Family Arts Weekend

Art in the Park 2016 Family Arts Weekend Following from the success of last year’s event, the Sayle Gallery and Villa Marina will again be putting on an ‘Art in the Park’ family arts weekend. The three day event will feature demonstrations by some of the Island’s best artists and crafters, in the beautiful park setting of the Villa Marina Gardens, including wood carving, ceramics, stained glass and painting, as...

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Experimental Collaborative Art Events
Jan12

Experimental Collaborative Art Events

Experimental Art at the Sayle Gallery We are inviting artists to propose experimental projects that can be carried out in one evening and that can involve other artists. It is hoped, of course, that the output can stand alone as works of art that viewers can relate to, but the emphasis in on the process. By its very nature, experiments do not necessarily produce the desired outputs, but do allow a freedom of expression and an...

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Life Drawing Tuesdays
Jan10

Life Drawing Tuesdays

Life Drawing takes place most Tuesdays from 6-7.30pm. We have a variety of models. Cost £10 (£8 to members). Open to all abilities. Please supply your own materials (though some materials available in you forget/run out). We use chairs and boards, but one large easel available by reservation. Models (updated with additions/changes regularly): 12th Jan : Naomi 19th Jan: Henry (balletic) 26th Jan: Naomi 2nd Feb: David 9th Feb: NO LIFE...

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Printmaking Course – Jan/Feb 2016
Dec16

Printmaking Course – Jan/Feb 2016

Artist Christian Hardman will be running this course, which is an introductory course to printmaking, over 3 consecutive Mondays. (10am until 5pm). At the end of the course, you will have access to the printing printing press at the Sayle Gallery free of charge (excludes materials) until April 2016. Dates: Monday 18th Jan, Monday 25th Jan, Monday 1st Feb 2016 (and use of press until 1st April 2016) Cost: £150 Grouo size: Limited to 6...

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Photography and the Art of Light: Jan/Feb course
Dec16

Photography and the Art of Light: Jan/Feb course

Artist Photographer Henry Uniacke (Recent Exhibition) will challenge you in this course to look beyond the lens of the camera to different ways of seeing. You don’t have to have experience or a fancy camera, just enthusiasm! tThe course will run over 3 consecuriMondays. The idea is that during the course you develop technical skills to enable you to be creative. Creativity comes first and you will learn technical skills along...

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Life Drawing Tuesday 22nd Dec 6pm
Dec16

Life Drawing Tuesday 22nd Dec 6pm

We have male and female models in this mixed-ability group. The sessions are supervised, but not taught. The environment is relaxed and friendly and people share what they have done and their ideas / knowledge. Tuesday 22nd December 6-7.30pm is the last session until the New Year. Cost : £10 (£8 for those who subscribe to the Gallery). Life Drawing resumes on Tuesday 12th January 2016. Below is a photo from a recent class, with model...

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Christmas workshops
Dec11

Christmas workshops

A chance for your children to get creative. £10 includes materials. There are 2 slots 11-1 and 2-4 on both Saturday 19th Dec and Monday 21st Dec. At the Sayle Gallery.

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14th – 16th Aug: Art in the Park
Jul31

14th – 16th Aug: Art in the Park

This is a fun FREE event for all the family in the Villa Marina Park and in the Sayle Gallery. Classes and demonstrations Friday to Sunday – Just turn...

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Life Drawing will resume in September
Jul10

Life Drawing will resume in September

£15 for non-members, £10 for members and students. Some materials available but it is recommended you bring your...

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Friday Life Drawing 5-7pm May 15th
May08

Friday Life Drawing 5-7pm May 15th

We apologise, but this will be not be a taught session, as Joseph Urie has had to return to Glasgow. This is reflected in the reduced price of £15 (concession £10).

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Drawing Masterclasses with Joseph Urie 10th, 17th , 24th April
Apr04

Drawing Masterclasses with Joseph Urie 10th, 17th , 24th April

Drawing Masterclasses with Joseph Urie Royal Academy trained visiting Artist: 10th, 17th, 24th April 2-6pm In addition to exhibiting in the Sayle Gallery this month and next, Joseph Urie will also be running masterclasses in Drawing. What an opportunity to get back into drawing or try it for the first time or improve your skills. You will undoubtedly find inspiration from this modest genius. Jo gave an impromptu class when he came off...

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11,18, 25th Feb and March: Life Drawing Sessions
Feb06

11,18, 25th Feb and March: Life Drawing Sessions

We have two great models to pose for life drawing sessions – one make and one female. These are guided (not taught) and the friendly environment is very much conducive to sharing ideas and techniques. The sessions consist of quick poses and longer poses. Bring your materials (boards and cups of tea provided!). £60 for 6 sessions (£50 for paid subscribers to the gallery and students). Or you can pay £15 on the door.

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‘Light course of Photography’ Tuesdays from 3rd February 2015
Dec19

‘Light course of Photography’ Tuesdays from 3rd February 2015

Open to all, from beginners to the more experienced. Time:       6-7.30pm Dates:      3rd, 10th, 17th 24th February and 3rd, 10th March Tutor:      Henry Uniacke, Sayle gallery Photographer in Residence Cost:        £60 for a 6 week course (£50 for students and subscribed supporters of the gallery) Spaces:    Limited to 10 A message from the tutor: We will be approaching photography from an artistic angle (how we see things) and...

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Children’s Christmas Workshop 22 DEC
Oct10

Children’s Christmas Workshop 22 DEC

Children’s craft workshop Come and have fun making festive cards! The Sayle Gallery, Wednesday 22nd December, 2pm- 4pm Children aged 7 – 14 years £15 per child, all materials supplied. To book a place telephone 674557 or email us to...

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NEW! LIFE DRAWING CLASSES
Aug28

NEW! LIFE DRAWING CLASSES

Interested in drawing a professional model? Whether you’re a beginner or an advanced artist, life drawing sessions allow you to develop or refine your life drawing skills. With a per-session limit of 20 attendees, these intimate life drawing sessions allow you to draw the figure at your own pace and receive individual critique from the moderator. Cost Single session- £20 Purchase a Life Drawing Pass for £90 and save £30! Your pass...

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Children’s craft workshop Wednesday 13th Aug
Aug08

Children’s craft workshop Wednesday 13th Aug

Come and have fun making sunflowers to celebrate summer! The Sayle Gallery, Wednesday 13th August, 2pm- 4pm Children aged 7 – 14 years £15 per child, all materials supplied to create beautiful sunflowers. To book a place telephone 674557 or email us to info@sayle.gallery...

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Sayle Sketchers
May15

Sayle Sketchers

For people who are learning to draw, teaching drawing or want to enhance creativity, a theory and set of techniques with accompanying materials and classes Every month Different venues Draw for a couple of hours No charge 24th May 10:00 – 12:00 Gaiety Theatre 30th June 14:00 – 16:00 Douglas Harbour Meet at the Railway Station   For more information contact Sayle Gallery...

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25-26 May | Creative Banner Workshop
May15

25-26 May | Creative Banner Workshop

Children aged from 8 – 13 years old have the chance to take part in a workshop, designing and creating large vertical banners. Lead by Jill Gillings and Sarah White, the workshop will be held over 2 afternoons in the Gallery studio and outside in the Villa Marina grounds if weather permits. Places are limited to 12 children. The cost is £20 per child. To book a place please call in to The Sayle Gallery or ring...

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