Sunday, 4 February 2018

Welcome

Welcome to the Website of Hannah Boyd.

Hannah Boyd has taken her art classes into the virtual world, with a Figure drawing course as well as Watercolour and general Drawing to courses to choose from.
These virtual courses offer you the flexibility to learn in your own time and return to the resources time and time again. Live discussions and support are at set class times but feedback can be given at later dates for course work produced outside of the session time.
Contact:
Hannah Boyd
www.hannahboydart.co.uk
Instagram: Hannah.boyd.art

Virtual Figure Drawing Course

Monday 7:00-9:00pm £50pp (one off trial sessions can be purchased for £10)
Course dates: (Fortnightly) 20th April, 4th May, 18th May, 1st June, 15th June
Sessions can be purchased after course dates and feedback given at later dates on course work produced.
This course looks at different approaches to recording and responding to the human body, with a focus on anatomy, body movement and positions, lighting and tone and the conveying of mood. It will help you to develop your composition and techniques, using images and videos, looking at different materials artist approaches as well as and fun activities to help you loosen up.
Live discussion with support is available during session times and feedback can be given at a later date for course work produced outside of session time.
Suitable for all levels 16yrs and above though some sessions are suitable for younger learners so please get in touch for information.

Virtual Watercolour Course

Tuesday 1:00-4:00pm session £75 (one off trial sessions can be purchased for £15)
Tuesday 6.30-8.30pm session £50 (one off trial sessions can be purchased for £10)
(Watercolour course is currently running with 3 sessions left)
Course dates: 24th March, 31st March, (2-week holiday), 21st April, 28th April, 5th May
Sessions can be purchased after course dates and feedback given at later dates on course work produced.
Each session responds to a different image every week with instructions on how the process and techniques you need to create your Watercolour paintings.
The course is taught with step by step recorded demonstration with resource images attached and recommended materials list. Live discussion with support is available during session times and feedback can be given at a later date for course work produced outside of session time.
Suitable for all levels and ages.


Virtual Drawing Course

Tuesday 1:00-4:00pm session £75 (one off trial sessions can be purchased for £15)
Tuesday 6.30-8.30pm session £50 (one off trial sessions can be purchased for £10)

12th May, 19th May, (1-week holiday) 2nd June, 9th June, 16th June
Sessions can be purchased after course dates and feedback given at later dates on course work produced.
Each session responds to a different image and material every week with instructions on how the process and techniques you need to create your drawing.
The course is taught with step by step recorded demonstration with resource images attached and recommended materials list. Live discussion with support is available during session times and feedback can be given at a later date for course work produced outside of session time.


Suitable for all levels and ages.

TV appearance 

You can also have a sneak peak into ono of Hannah's face to face life drawing sessions when she was filmed for the BBC1 programme Easy Ways to Live Well


https://www.bbc.co.uk/iplayer/episode/m000f9yq/easy-ways-to-live-well-series-1-episode-3







To keep up to date with Hannah's daily creative activities follow her on Instagram and Facebook:
https://instagram.com/Hannah.boyd.art
https://www.facebook.com/ArtRoomNAC/


Hannah Boyd drawing Chris Brown, musician from Ceri Ridge Trading Company


Hannah currently occupies a studio at 
Newhampton Arts Centre.

 Art Room
Follow: https://www.facebook.com/ArtRoomNAC/ 

Gothic Horror still life display in the Art Room

Pumpkin Surprise still life display in the Art Room

She uses this space to develop her own artistic practice and to deliver skills workshops in painting, drawing and other media. Details of which can be found in the Workshop section of this site. 


 


Workshops in the Art Room


Hannah is a creative practitioner working in a variety of media exploring materials, public space and 
social commentary.

She has a Bachelor's Degree with Honours in Ceramics and a 
Master’s Degree in Fine Art.

Hannah enjoys working collaboratively with a variety of Visual Artists, Poets and Dancers. 


Watercolour and Ink gesture drawing of dancer 


She is part of a team of Artists funded by the 
Arts Council to create work in response to 
Boundary Way Allotments and Community Gardens. 

Sunset and teasels over Boundary Way


Hannah uses Art as a tool to draw people’s attention towards disused environments, highlighting their overlooked potential by inserting temporary Art in or around the vicinity. 


Environmental Collaboration piece with Artists Hannah Boyd and ClareWasserman


 In 2016 she engaged people in an environmental piece
 'Embodied Place'
https://www.facebook.com/Embodied-Place-846747788690895/ 

 After sectioning off an area of public land, she invited people to document it and see how their perceptions changed towards the place following the event. 



  


In 2017 she created an art piece called 
'Ghost Dinner Party' 
in which she invited female artists to write their idea of a  dream art project on a pure white dinner plate:
 http://ghostdinnerparty.blogspot.co.uk/.







Over the years Hannah has exhibited her work at a number of venues including Wolverhampton Art Gallery, Birmingham Think Tank and Bricklane Gallery London. 
She was invited by the Mayor of Wolverhampton to hold an exhibition in his Parlour. 

Hannah has featured in the Craftsman Magazine a number of issues of Collectivism and the Wolverhampton Magazine as well as being filmed for 
Big Central TV.    







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