Crafters Club

Rottingdean Whiteway Centre


Crafters Club

Start Thursday 28th April 2022
Time 16:00 - 18:00
Tutor Amanda Rosenstein Davidson
Room GB Room
Availability Fully Booked
Course Description

Open to new craft makers
A relaxed group where we can share skills and learn new techniques in anything from sewing, embroidery, needlepoint to silk/ fabric painting. ....over a cuppa! Come along with a project that you either aspire to create or one you’ve struggled to complete. Your tutor will offer encouragement, design ideas and demonstrations. 

This is a ten week course. Half term is from 30th May to 3rd June 2022

Your Tutor

Studied Art Foundation at Canterbury College and gained an Honours Degree in Art & Design at Brighton, specialising in Illustration in 1981. 

1982-2000 career as an internationally published children's book illustrator and author with Harper Collins and Methuen, Holt Rheinhart & Winston NY and Carlton EU. Also a series of craft publications with David & Charles publishers and numerous magazines articles. Amanda has an Amazon Authors page. 

2000-2005 career as a paint effects artist and muralist working with architects and interior designers in London. Notably Pushkin House in Holburn and a small window display for Liberty's of London as well as private house projects.

From 1995 as a regular contributor for The Brighton Festival creating street art events with schools and as an Artist Open House. Exhibitions include the Royal Academy Summer Exhibition. Amanda has experience running an art gallery and co-ordinating exhibitions including 'The Art of Puppetry' at Hove Museum and Art Gallery in 2017.  

Today Amanda concentrates mainly on commissions in Pen & Ink, Watercolour, Acrylic and Oil Paints as a narrative Portrait Artist of people and their pet animals. And also Architectural House Portraits. Working closely with the clients individual specifications and budget through sketches and her own photography as required. 
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