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WORKSHOPS 2014

DETAILS AND BOOKING: information@janohighway.com

MOSAIC WORKSHOPS, Devon

All workshops are held in my studio near Totnes, and as an opportunity for exploration and creative play, are fine for both complete beginners and experienced artists.

COSTS
MAY Sun 18th MIXED MEDIA MOSAIC DAY £80
MAY 31st/June 1st GLAZED CERAMIC MOSAIC WEEKEND £150
JUNE Thurs 26th MIXED MEDIA MOSAIC DAY £80
JULY Sun 13th BEACH PEBBLE MOSAICS DAY £70
AUGUST Sun 17 BEACH PEBBLE MOSAICS DAY £70
SEPT 6th/7th MOSAIC CELEBRATIONS WEEKEND £150

MAY - SUNDAY 18TH, MIXED MEDIA MOSAIC DAY
10-4 max 6 students, materials included - £80
In one day you can make a small mosaic working with glass and ceramic tesserae plus found and reclaimed materials, and learn cutting, glueing and grouting.

MAY 31st/JUNE 1st GLAZED CERAMIC MOSAIC WEEKEND
10-4 max 6 students, materials included - £150
Glaze-paint your own ceramic pieces on Saturday to be fired overnight for inclusion on Sunday in mixed-media mosaic.
All materials are provided, a wide variety from gold and silver glass to plastic, metal, ceramic, found and reclaimed objects.

JUNE - THURSDAY 26th, MIXED MEDIA MOSAIC DAY
10-4 max 6 students, materials included - £80
In one day you can make a small mosaic working with glass and ceramic tesserae plus found and reclaimed materials, and learn cutting, glueing and grouting.

JULY - SUNDAY 13th BEACH MOSAIC DAY - creating with pebbles

AUGUST- SUNDAY 17th BEACH MOSAIC DAY - creating with pebbles
10-4 Max 6 students, £70 each day
In the morning we are at a Devon beach creating temporary pebble arrangements, then returning to my studio in the afternoon to make a small permanent mosaic. If the weather is cold or rainy we can work in studio all day, I've a large collection of pebbles to share - and more than likely you do too!

SEPT 6th/7th MOSAIC CELEBRATIONS WEEKEND
Create a mosaic to celebrate a special person or event.
10-4 max 6 students, materials included - £150
There is a wide variety of materials for you to use in the studio, but do bring personal china, jewellery and other memorabilia if you would like to include them.
Over the weekend you can make several small or one larger mosaic, and will learn cutting, gluing, and grouting techniques.

WORKSHOPS IN TOTNES

NOVEMBER, SUNDAY 2nd SCANNER-PHOTOGRAPHY 1.30-4.30

NOVEMBER, SUNDAY 30th SCANNER-PHOTOGRAPHY 1.30- 4.30
Create unique and unusual images for cards and prints with your office scanner.
Max 6 people, £ 35 each afternoon session.

BOOKING AND DETAILS information@janohighway.com

Beach pebbles, Blackpool Sands, Devon April 2014

 

Students on mixed-media workshop 2013

 

Red, White and Dachshund, mixed-media mosaic with glaze-painted ceramic

 

 

 

 

 

Scanner photography


Workshops, with Jan O'Highway

 

EXHIBITIONS 2014


April 12- 28th, Catalyst "Creativity", Worthing Museum and Art Gallery, Sussex.

June 14- 22nd Incidental Imagery "Summer Garden", Bishopsteignton Open Gardens, Devon

October 11-12 Seed Festival, South Bank London.

 

GARDENING FOR HEALTH

GARDENING FOR HEALTH, a gardening project linking community food growing with the NHS, are using my scans in their recipe cards.gardeningforhealth.org.uk

The cards are available from Catherine Munro: 50p each or set of 4 for £2, + p&p
Catherine@gardeningforhealth.org.uk

 

SCANNER-PHOTOGRAPHY

I've made a Blurb book about my scanner-photographs (82 page 7"x7" square)

Preview / buy the book

Blurb prints on FSC papers (paper certified to come from sustainable sources)

 

Large scans

 

Issue 29 of Markings literary magazine, edited by John Hudson and Chrys Salt, features scanner-photographs of bones by Jan O'Highway

Issue 29 of Markings literary magazine, edited by John Hudson and Chrys Salt, features scanner-photographs of bones by Jan O'Highway, and tributes to sculptress Elizabeth Waugh at 80, artists Jeff White and John Budgett.

There is also a substantial section of book reviews and an interview with Scottish writer Sheena Blackhall Middleton. Issue 29 will be published with an accompanying pocket edition of poetry by John Harrison with an introduction by Peter Brook.

£7.00 + p&p
www.thebakehouse.info

buy this scan by Jan O'Highway
Buy this scan by Jan O'Highway

 
Mosaic Today by Elaine M Goodwin

The Four Seasons are featured in the book Mosaic Today
by Elaine M Goodwin

publisher: David Porteous


Jan O'Highway 4 Seasons - click for larger image

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