Art & Design

Introduction to Etching content Black and white landscape etching

Introduction to Etching

You will learn the technical skills of etching, from developing an image and printing a small edition of prints. Working with line and aquatint will introduce a range of mark making and tonal possibilities.  Delivered in Taigh Chearsabhagh Print workshop. 

  • Start Date: 17th January 2023 
  • Duration: 30 hrs face to face and 10 hrs self-study 
  • Study Method: Face to face in our Uist Art Studios 
  • Cost: £83 - all materials included 
  • Contact: leenquiries@uhi.ac.uk  or call 01851 770 000 for more information 
Experimental Sculpture content Found objects

Experimental Sculpture

In this experimental sculpture project, a number of materials and methods will be introduced to encourage an exploratory 3-d response.  You will use scrap, found, traditional, and alternative materials to explore sculptural methods and concepts. 

  • Start Date: 21st Feb 2023
  • Duration: 30 hrs face to face and 10 hrs self-study 
  • Study Method: Face to face in our Uist Art Studios 
  • Cost: £83 - all materials included 
  • Contact: leenquiries@uhi.ac.uk  or call 01851 770 000 for more information 
Experimental Monotype Printing content Blue and yellow abstract monoprint

Experimental Monotype Printing

In this course you will use the technique of monotype printing, working experimentally with mark making and colour. Monotype is a hybrid of painting and printmaking, creating unique prints. Learners will work between Taigh Chearsabhagh’s print workshop and UHI’s shore front studios. 

  • Start Date: 23rd February 2023 
  • Duration: 20 hours 
  • Study Method: Face to face in our Uist Art Studios 
  • Cost: £63
  • Contact: leenquiries@uhi.ac.uk  or call 01851 770 000 for more information 
Introduction to Collagraph content collograph abstract

Introduction to Collagraph

Collagraph allows you to develop imagery with strong textural and tonal qualities. You will discover that very simple collaged materials can be used to achieve dynamic results.  

Beginners and more experienced students are welcome to join. 

  • Start Date: 9th, 10th, 11th January 2023 
  • Duration: 20 hrs face to face  and 10 hrs self-study 
  • Study Method: Face to face in our Uist Art Studios 
  • Cost: £63
  • Contact: leenquiries@uhi.ac.uk  or call 01851 770 000 for more information 
Stop motion Animation content stop-motion

Stop motion Animation

In this short course, you will learn about the history of stop-motion animation, design a storyboard and use a combination of techniques to bring your story to life.   

  • Start Date: 6th February 2023 
  • Duration: 30 hrs face to face  and 10 hrs self-study 
  • Study Method: Face to face in our Uist Art Studios 
  • Cost: £83
  • Contact: leenquiries@uhi.ac.uk  or call 01851 770 000 for more information