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Soothing sounds and flowing rhythms

17 March 2020

Soothing sounds and flowing rhythms

Last week at Clydebank art group we enjoyed a carefree evening of painting. We’re sorry to say that this night marked the end of the project for the adults group for the time being (please note for updates on the Wednesday afterschool art group for young people please contactย Centre81).

Soothing sounds and flowing rhythms
Soothing sounds and flowing rhythms
Soothing sounds and flowing rhythms

Many thanks to the fundersย West Dunbartonshire Councilย and Flightpath fund (Glasgow Airport) and to the fabulous Centre81. This has been a wonderful group with so much creativity and very relaxing and inspiring to be part ofย ๐Ÿ˜„ย It is a lively and close community.

Soothing sounds and flowing rhythms

Recently we were inspired by the textures of stones from hills and seashore, as well as the spaciousness of clouds and water, and we developed this with by exploring sea shells too. In this group there was always lots of freedom to go your in different creative directions, and lots of help and encouragement when neededย ๐Ÿค—ย and help to make participants feel settled and enjoy a sense of wellbeing. Thanks toย Centre81 Steering Groupย for all their support co-organising this group.

Soothing sounds and flowing rhythms

Exploring the fun world of painting whilst relaxing at Clydebank art group, inspired by nature and the soothing sounds and flowing rhythms of the sea.

Soothing sounds and flowing rhythms
Soothing sounds and flowing rhythms
Soothing sounds and flowing rhythms

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Peering into the spacious textured worlds of stones

11 March 2020

Peering into the spacious textured worlds of stones

Recently we were inspired by the textures of stones from hills and seashore, peering into their worlds, as well as the spaciousness of clouds and water.

Peering into the spacious textured worlds of stones
Peering into the spacious textured worlds of stones
Peering into the spacious textured worlds of stones
Peering into the spacious textured worlds of stones
Peering into the spacious textured worlds of stones
Peering into the spacious textured worlds of stones
Peering into the spacious textured worlds of stones
Peering into the spacious textured worlds of stones
Peering into the spacious textured worlds of stones
Peering into the spacious textured worlds of stones
Peering into the spacious textured worlds of stones

We’re sorry to say that we’ve reached the end of the Clydebank Art Group project so this is our last evening for the adults group for the time being (please note the Wednesday afterschool art group for young people will continue weekly, for updates contact Centre81).

Many thanks to the funders West Dunbartonshire Council and Flightpath fund and to the fabulous Centre81. This has been a wonderful group with so much creativity.

West Dunbartonshire Council
Flightpath

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Atmospheric tree painting night

26 February 2020

Atmospheric tree painting night

Last week we had lots of fun with different pens, pastels, pencils and paints, tree landscapes guided our imagination ๐ŸŒฒ๐ŸŒณ๐ŸŒด

Atmospheric tree painting night
Atmospheric tree painting night
Atmospheric tree painting night
Atmospheric tree painting night
Atmospheric tree painting night

More fun arty workies from last week at Clydebank Centre81 art group!

Atmospheric tree painting night
Atmospheric tree painting night
Atmospheric tree painting night
Atmospheric tree painting night

It was a lovely atmosphere with everyone enjoying and trying out the combinations of art materials with watercolour paints๐ŸŽจ๐Ÿ–Œ๏ธ, whole heartedly having fun with the process without worrying about the result ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ˜€

Atmospheric tree painting night
Atmospheric tree painting night
Atmospheric tree painting night
West Dunbartonshire Council

Kindly supported byย West Dunbartonshire Council and Flightpath

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Exploring mysterious flowers, maps and mazes through the landscape

29 January 2020

Exploring mysterious flowers, maps and mazes through the landscape

We are back on tonight for more relaxing and doodling at Clydebank art group at friendly and cozy Centre81

Exploring mysterious flowers, maps and mazes through the landscape

The group is welcoming and free of charge, come along and join us tonight at the fantastic Centre81 at 6.30 to 8pm. Destress, find inspiration, enjoy trying out our different drawing materials ๐Ÿ˜„

Exploring mysterious flowers, maps and mazes through the landscape

Last time we enjoyed a landscapey theme with coloured pencils, art brushes and pens, in our group there is always plenty of freedom also to go your own creative way, and lots of help and encouragement when you need it too ๐Ÿค— we help you feel settled and enjoy a sense of wellbeing. Thanks to Centre81 Steering Group for co-organising this group.

Lines and textures of landscapes at Clydebank art group

Exploring mysterious flowers, maps and mazes through the landscape
Exploring mysterious flowers, maps and mazes through the landscape

the comings and goings
of the waterfowl
leave no trace
yet the paths it follows
are never forgotten

Dogen

Doodly drawing from Clydebank art group using an art brush

Exploring mysterious flowers, maps and mazes through the landscape

We created a landscapey/ community maze, can you slowly find your way through, from the arrow on the left to the arrow in the centre?

Exploring mysterious flowers, maps and mazes through the landscape
Exploring mysterious flowers, maps and mazes through the landscape
Exploring mysterious flowers, maps and mazes through the landscape

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Free flowing abstract fun!

6 December 2019

Free flowing abstract fun!

Last night at Clydebank art group we had a free flowing fun evening of painting with pattern and colours to brighten up our wintery day! Thanks to all the participants who came along to the group this year. The next session at the fabulously friendly and comfy Centre 81 is on the 22nd of January ๐Ÿค—

Free flowing abstract fun!
Free flowing abstract fun!
Free flowing abstract fun!
Free flowing abstract fun!

Working together on funky pieces with watercolours and pens at Clydebank art group. Thanks to Centre 81, West Dunbartonshire Council and Glasgow Airport Flightpath Fund for all their support with this creative group for adults.

Free flowing abstract fun!
Free flowing abstract fun!

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Expansive night skys and celestial heads over the city

4 December 2019

Expansive night skys and celestial heads over the city

Last time we enjoyed a night sky ๐ŸŒŒ theme with oil pastels and coloured paper, bringing in cityscape and celestial heads.

Expansive night skys and celestial heads over the city
Expansive night skys and celestial heads over the city
Expansive night skys and celestial heads over the city

More of our creative adventures last week at Clydebank art group ๐ŸŒœ๐ŸŒ๐ŸŒž๐Ÿค—

Expansive night skys and celestial heads over the city
Expansive night skys and celestial heads over the city
Expansive night skys and celestial heads over the city

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Wonderful star filled spacious dark nights

27 November 2019

Wonderful star filled spacious dark nights

Last time we enjoyed a night sky ๐ŸŒŒ theme with oil pastels and coloured paper.

Wonderful star filled spacious dark nights
Wonderful star filled spacious dark nights

Words and doodles from Clydebank art group inspired by the mystery of the night sky and space – the waxing and waning of the ๐ŸŒ’ , tides, stars, darkness, shadows..

Wonderful star filled spacious dark nights
Wonderful star filled spacious dark nights

Embracing the wonderful star filled spacious dark nights with pencils, oil pastels and pens at Clydebank art group ๐ŸŒ›โœจ๐ŸŒ ๐Ÿ”ญ

Wonderful star filled spacious dark nights
Wonderful star filled spacious dark nights
Wonderful star filled spacious dark nights
Wonderful star filled spacious dark nights

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Exploring autumn with collage

13 November 2019

Exploring autumn with collage

Last time we enjoyed an autumnal ๐Ÿ theme with collage cutting and sticking, in our group there is always plenty of freedom also to go your own creative way if you want to, and lots of help and encouragement when you need it too ๐Ÿค— we help you feel settled and enjoy a sense of wellbeing. Thanks to Centre81 Steering Group for co-organising this group.

Exploring autumn with collage
Exploring autumn with collage
Exploring autumn with collage

Exploring autumn with collage cutting and sticking, connecting to nature with our senses

Exploring autumn with collage
Exploring autumn with collage
Exploring autumn with collage
Exploring autumn with collage

More fabulous artworks and poetic inspiration from last week at Clydebank art group, the participants experimented with different combinations of materials to create atmosphere and vibrancy ๐Ÿ๐Ÿงก๐Ÿ˜

Exploring autumn with collage
Exploring autumn with collage
Exploring autumn with collage
Exploring autumn with collage
Exploring autumn with collage

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Leafy textures and colourful doodles with inks

6 November 2019

Leafy textures and colourful doodles with inks

The group is welcoming and free of charge, come along and join us tonight at the friendly @Centre81 at 6.30 to 8pm. Destress, find inspiration, enjoy trying out our drawing materials ๐Ÿ˜„

Leafy textures and colourful doodles with inks
Leafy textures and colourful doodles with inks

Last time we enjoyed an autumnal ๐Ÿ theme, in our group there is always plenty of freedom also to go your own creative way if you want to, and lots of help and encouragement when you need it too ๐Ÿค— we help you feel settled and enjoy a sense of wellbeing. Thanks to Centre81 Steering Group for co-organising this group.

Leafy textures and colourful doodles with inks
Leafy textures and colourful doodles with inks
Leafy textures and colourful doodles with inks
Leafy textures and colourful doodles with inks
Leafy textures and colourful doodles with inks

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Relaxing doodling and free creative time at Centre81

30 October 2019

Relaxing doodling and free creative time at Centre81

Our friendly free of charge group welcomes you to come along and join us tonight at the fabulous Centre81 at 6.30 to 8pm. Destress, find inspiration, enjoy trying out our drawing materials ๐Ÿ๐Ÿงก๐Ÿ˜„

Relaxing doodling and free creative time at Centre81

Last week at the Clydebank art group we had some fun with a nature rocky theme, in our group there is always plenty of freedom also to go your own creative way if you want to, and lots of help and encouragement when you need it too ๐Ÿค— we help you feel settled and enjoy a sense of wellbeing. Thanks to Centre81 Steering Group for co-organising this group.

Relaxing doodling and free creative time at Centre81
Relaxing doodling and free creative time at Centre81
Relaxing doodling and free creative time at Centre81
Relaxing doodling and free creative time at Centre81
Relaxing doodling and free creative time at Centre81

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