Steps to Self-employment

Welcome to the Creative Connections Blog, a place to find out the latest course info for the 'Steps to Self-Employment' programme at Wolverhampton Adult Education Service. Find useful links to support and information for freelance artists as well as links to Wolverhampton's cultural scene.

The image above shows a detail of a painting by Steve Edwards from our recent exhibition at Bilston Craft Gallery, which also featured, Paula Kovacs, Sharon Samuel David Morrin and Ruth Watkins.

Thursday, 18 April 2013

The Print Room Exhibition

monoprint by Luane Steele

The Print Room Exhibition       
23rd April – 7th June 2013

featuring work by Julia Foster, Sarah James, Tosca Lahiri, Moya Lloyd, Brian Mclaughlin, Margaret Richmond, Bridget Robertson, Luane Steele and Ann Walker

at the Foyer Building exhibition space, City Learning Quarter, Old Hall Street in Wolverhampton (opposite Sainsbury's). 

The exhibition showcases the work of eight artists who have taken part in the Printmaking course taking place at Wolverhampton Adult Education Service with tutor Ann Walker. The techniques they have used include linocut, monoprint, photograms, Chine-colle, sunprints, collagraph and mixed media combination prints. The work explores memories, history and poetry with artists using layering and a variety of experimental processes, giving intriguing insights into their autobiographies.

The exhibition continues until the 7th of June.  It is open from Monday to Thursday from 9am – 8pm and Fridays from 9am –4pm with the exception of Half Term week beginning 27th May when it will be open Monday to Friday from 9-4pm.