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Picturemakers - A Creative Photography Course
Life Drawing Classes

A range of art classes for all ages

Picture Makers – Photography Class

A photography course focusing upon the artist as a photographer, open to all abilities. Throughout the course students will develop their knowledge of the content of the subject that is photographed rather than being weighed down by the technical aspect, freeing up their creative eye to produce effective and creative photographs. Students will also have an opportunity to share their own photographic work produced in a group exhibition in a community space, our last show was at Cinema & Co (Which is on show until the 06.01.17) and there will also be a photographic walk which provides a great opportunity to be out and about being creative with a group of like minded people sharing each others photographic perspectives.

What you will learn;

1). How to get the best results from your camera (Digital Camera/ 35mm SLR Camera)

2). How to capture a photograph and understand composition

3). Complete a collection of themed based photographic mini-projects

4). Understand and experiment with ISO and White Balance

5). Discover the history of the camera and photography

6). Explore pioneering photographers from history up to present day

7). Understand how to read a photograph and develop your visual discourse

8). A photographic walk (This will take place on a weekend)

9). Opportunity to display your photographic work in a Picture Makers Group Exhibition

10). Your walk will also be shared online on The Picture Makers Blog (

Equipment Needed – The Course is designed to use the minimum amount of equipment. Students will require a digital camera or 35mm SLR Camera and will need access to a computer and printer.

Course completion prospects -The course will provide a solid platform for anyone interested in pursuing photography to a higher level.  Students will hold a comprehensive photographic portfolio to continue their education in photography or for personal use.

Starting Date – 01.02.17

Course Duration – 10 week course – 7pm till 9pm

Venue – Pontardawe Art Centre

Course Fee – The fee for the course is £80 which can be paid in full or two instalments

Tutor – Sheree Murphy

To book your place contact Sheree Via email or mobile 

Email –  Mobile – 07960184923


Wednesday / Saturday

Life Drawing Classes

All levels welcome.

Every last Saturday of the month 10am – 12pm, £10 for two hours, with all basic materials provided.

Every 2nd Wednesday of the month 6pm – 9pm, £14 for three hours. This class includes half an hour introductory tuition, 2 hours of guided work from the model and a half hour of feedback and tips. I supply all basic materials, handouts and certain specialist equipment.

Tuition is provided by

Qualified PGCE Lecturer with 27yrs Life Drawing experience.

Contact – – 07479873771

Please note that Decembers dates will be as follows

Wednesday 7th 6-9pm

Saturday 17th 10-12pm

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