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1 day ago

Altrincham Open Studios CIO

I shall be purchasing some instant noddles at Aldi!

GIGadgets
This guy fixes things with instant noodles.
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2 days ago

Altrincham Open Studios CIO

I can't wait for our pop up shop.Looking forward to seeing you all this Saturday at @galleryataltrinchamopenstudios in Altrincham. It’s the third pop up shop and this rime I will be joined by @cate_gibson7 & @evebennettceramics
Save the date, tell@your friends & see you on Saturday!
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4 days ago

Altrincham Open Studios CIO

Can you spot our life model?

Paula
Liverpool May 18th 2019
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It's been a busy week in my watercolour classes, practising skies in one class and using pen and wash to create textures and shadow on letter boxes, in another. Great fun. Contact Georgia if you'd like to come along. ... See MoreSee Less

1 week ago

Altrincham Open Studios CIO

MENTAL HEALTH AWARENESS WEEK

Those numbers and charities that help:-

Samaritans (116 123) samaritans.org operates a 24-hour service available every day of the year.

CALM (0800 58 58 58) thecalmzone.net has a helpline is for men who are down or have hit a wall for any reason, who need to talk or find information and support. They're open 5pm to midnight, 365 days a year.

Childline (0800 1111 ) runs a helpline for children and young people in the UK. Calls are free and the number won’t show up on your phone bill.

PAPYRUS (0800 068 41 41) is a voluntary organisation supporting teenagers and young adults who are feeling suicidal.

Depression Alliance is a charity for people with depression. It doesn’t have a helpline, but offers a wide range of useful resources and links to other relevant information depressionalliance.org

Students Against Depression is a website for students who are depressed, have a low mood or are having suicidal thoughts. Bullying UK is a website for both children and adults affected by bullying studentsagainstdepression.org

The Sanctuary (0300 003 7029 ) helps people who are struggling to cope - experiencing depression, anxiety, panic attacks or in crisis. You can call them between 8pm and 6am every night.
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Art exploration this evening , we had a go at Scumbling, using acrylic first layer then dry brushing oil paints onto it. Some interesting seascapes 😊
Join us to try new methods and materials and expand your technique and knowledge in a relaxed friendly class. All abilities and levels welcome.
Tuesday 7-9pm
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Saying goodbye to a knitting legend ... See MoreSee Less

Putting the finishing touches to my demo piece from this week's watercolour classes, using pen and wash. If you fancy learning these techniques and more, contact Georgia at Open Studios, Altrincham. ... See MoreSee Less

Bit of Sanding and knocking into place and terdun..... press complete just need a couple of longer M5 bolts! ... See MoreSee Less

Just trialling this new prototype game designed by Mike Browne at the studios. It was printed using 3d printer like with the press I’m printing in the earlier post. Fantastic work!!!!! ... See MoreSee Less

I’m just printing a printmaking press I’m so excited- can’t wait till it’s ready - 25hrs for the first print! ... See MoreSee Less

Work from last week and this week's watercolour classes. Opportunities to paint people in a landscape, next to a clock Tower or stone circle. A figure helps identify the scale of the object. Great work. ... See MoreSee Less

2 weeks ago

Altrincham Open Studios CIO

Fantastic work WilliamIntroducing The Spirit, William's new creation which he made as part of TechnicallyBrilliant.club at Altrincham Open Studios CIO Thursdays 2.30 - 4.30pm Summer schools 11am -2pm for limited to 10 places. After school groups 4.30 - 6.30pm Tuesday- Thursday every week #cosplay #altrincham #maker #cardboard #cardboardart ... See MoreSee Less

Autistic Animation Thursdays 4.30-6.30pm at Altrincham Open Studios by Technicalllybrilliant club
Enjoy making and learning about how to animate in a friendly relaxed environment. Chat with friends and develop you story telling and animation techniques.
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Game design Wednesday 4.30-6.30pm at Altrincham Open Studios by Technicallybrilliant club.
Take a break from playing games by developing your own 2D game from concept to publishing. Learn how to make a game that is mobile friendly and eventually multiplayer and even 3D.
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How would you like to make your own animation?
A fun way to improve your mode making by developing your characters into a short film. Illustrate your stories or just learn techniques which could form the basis of a film making career.
Tuesdays 4.30-6.30pm
Run by Technicallybrilliant.club at Altrincham Open Studios CIO
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1 month ago

Altrincham Open Studios CIO

13 MPs turn up to debate mental health support for young people 😔 ... See MoreSee Less

Beautiful bouquets workshop with Andrea Julian ... See MoreSee Less

1 month ago

Altrincham Open Studios CIO

Recorded at Altrincham Open Studios last summer and we hope to welcome them back soonTune into CBeebies Radio on Easter Sunday to hear a group of our students playing characters in the Easter Story which was recorded last summer - the producers are delighted with the result and are very excited for it to air - as are we! 👍🏼🎉🐣
www.bbc.co.uk/cbeebies/radio
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1 month ago

Altrincham Open Studios CIO

The gallery was host to the inaugural elastic band car race yesterday.
The race was won by Luke , closely followed by Oscar in second place.
A bunch of excited talented designers and constructors #altrincham #artgallery #elasticband #design @ Altrincham Open Studios CIO
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