EDHT COURSES 2019

The East Dorset Heritage Trust (EDHT), based at Allendale House in Wimborne, was set up to provide environmental education to the community. Between January and April Jennie is running three Art History courses at the fine Georgian house set in the centre of the market town. Note all courses are held from 9.30 am to 12.00 pm. 

Prices: monthly study morning - £20/ 2 week course - £25.

 

Allendale House, Wimborne Minster

To book any of Jennie's EDHT courses mentioned below, please contact either SARAH EVANS or KIM HIETT at the EDHT: 

 

Phone: 01202 888992 (9am - 5pm Monday to Friday)

 

E-mail: sevans@edht.org.uk or khiett@edht.org.uk

 

Websitewww.edht.org

 

Address: East Dorset Heritage Trust, Allendale House, Hanham Road, Wimborne Minster, Dorset BH21 1AS

 

 

 

Lorrain - Queen of Sheba

 

 

 

Baroque Art and Architecture

 

 

 

 

Fridays 8 & 15 February

09.30-12.30

Looking at the origins and development of the Baroque style that encompassed sculpture, painting, architecture, literature, dance, theatre and music. We will be looking at some wonderfully exuberant and lavish palaces, churches and artworks by architects, artists and sculptors such as Bernini, Caravaggio, Lorrain, Poussin and Rube.

 

The cost is £34.00 for a two week course, but does not include refreshments, however, there is a coffee and tea machine in Allendale House and water is provided on the tables.  To make further enquiries and to  book please telephone 01202 888992 and speak to Sarah or Kim.

 

Enquiries & Bookings: Telephone 01202 888992  

Millet - The Gleaners

 

 

The Barbizon and Hudson River Schools

 

Fridays 8 & 22 March

09.30-12.30

 

 

Two schools of landscape artists active around 1826 through to 1870. The American Hudson River School painters, working around the Hudson River Valley, painted with a Romantic, pastoral vision of the landscape, whilst the Barbizon School painted in a realist manner, depicting the areas around the village of Barbizon, located just outside Paris near the Forest of Fontainebleau. Both Schools have a wealth of beautiful, stunning and varied visions of their respective and very different landscapes.

 

 

The cost is £34.00 for a two week course, but does not include refreshments, however, there is a coffee and tea machine in Allendale House and water is provided on the tables.  To make further enquiries and to  book please telephone 01202 888992 and speak to Sarah or Kim.

 

Enquiries & Bookings: Telephone 01202 888992  

Rackham

 

 

 

The Fairytale Art of Arthur Rackham

 

Friday 5 April

09.30-12.30

 

Arthur Rackham is recognized as one of the leading figures of British book illustration. His work is noted for its robust pen and ink drawings, which were combined with the use of watercolour. We will also take a look at works by other leading artists during the ‘Golden Age of Illustration’, such as Walter Crane, Edmund Dulac, Aubrey Beardsley and Kay Nielsen.

 

The cost is £20.00, but does not include refreshments, however, there is a coffee and tea machine in Allendale House and water is provided on the tables.  To make further enquiries and to  book please telephone 01202 888992 and speak to Sarah or Kim.

 

Enquiries & Bookings: Telephone 01202 888992