Instagram for Artists

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15/10/2022 14:00 - 17:00
The Base
Phone: Please contact the venue or organiser for bookings, cancellations or further information on 0845 521 8218
The Base
Phone:Please contact the venue or organiser for bookings, cancellations or further information on 0845 5218 218
Address: Communications Road, Greenham Business Park, Greenham, RG19 6HN

Instagram for Artists

A crash course with Ellie Kerr-Smiley in learning how to use the world’s biggest photo sharing app to market yourself and your art. This class will teach you some of the basics of the app, such as which hashtags to use and what times are best to post. In addition you will receive in-depth tips and tricks for getting your posts noticed, making sales, finding your audience, and how to get the algorithm to work for you from an artist who has used Instagram to launch her art career.

Duration: 2pm – 5pm

All tickets must be booked in advance.

There is no need to print or collect a ticket as the team will have a record of those who have booked. Booking for workshops and courses close 24 hours before the start time. Please note we reserve the right to cancel any course or workshop if the minimum numbers are not met. If we are not able to run a workshop you will be informed three working days ahead of the course or workshop start date.

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  • Summer Workshops, Hogan Music
    08/08/2022 - 12/08/2022 All day

    Summer Workshops, Hogan Music

    WEEK LONG MUSIC MAKING EVENTS

    Keep your child making music this summer!  Hogan Music have put together a packed week full of inspiring, musical workshops for your child to enjoy including beginner instrumental sessions, workshops with Corn Exchange, Newbury and Ragtime Theatre School as well as their popular Band Jam course. Don’t forget, if you’re yet to use your school membership discount on a workshop this year, do this now before the academic year is over. Group memberships receive a £35.00 discount, duo memberships receive £50.00 and solo memberships receive £100. Places on each workshop are limited, so book as soon as possible to avoid disappointment.

    If you have a question, email tuition@hoganmusic.co.uk or call 01635 496 57

    Course Fees:
    - Half day = £35.00
    - Full day = £50.00
    - Band Jam = £105.00 (3 afternoons)

    School membership discounts:
    - Group membership = £35.00
    - Duo membership = £50.00
    - Solo membership = £100.00

     

    SCHEDULE


    Monday 25th July and 8th August, 9:30-12:00
    Ukulele Band with Ben
    Learn new skills, strum your favourite chords and discover some new songs with other ukulele players!
    For students 6-11 years old.


    Monday 25th July, 13:00-15:30
    Songwriting Discovery with Louisa
    Gather all the tools you need to write your very own first song in this dedicated workshop.
    9-14 years old, no experience needed!


    Tuesday 26th July and 9th August, 9:30-12:00
    Keyboard Grooves with Laura
    Spend a morning learning some new tunes, discovering new techniques and working as a group to perform together.
    For students 6-11 years old.


    Tuesday 26th July and 9th August, 13:00-15:30
    Behind the scenes with Corn Exchange Newbury
    Join Technical Manager Hilda Harper to find out more about behind the scenes life at a professional theatre.
    For students 8-13 years old.


    Wednesday 27th July, 9:30-12:00
    Musical Mayhem with Ragtime Theatre School
    Love Encanto and Moana? Sign up for an afternoon learning the songs, putting actions and words to them with our friends at Ragtime Theatre School.
    For students 6-11 years old.


    Wednesday 27th - Friday 29th July, 13:00-15:30 (7 - 12 years old)
    Wednesday 10th - Friday 12th August, 13:00-15:30 (12 - 16 years old)
    Summer Band Jam
    Put your skills into practice with our 3-day Band Jam. Form a band, choose the songs and practice together under the expert guidance of our pro-players.
    Students need to have a minimum of one term of lessons.


    Thursday 28th July and 11th August, 9:30-12:00
    Drum Lab with Will
    Time to explore some new grooves and beats as we assemble all our drum kits for this fun morning of drumming.
    For students 8-13 years old, no experience or up to two years playing.


    Friday 29th July, 9:30-12:00
    Guitar Riffs with Ben
    Beginner chords, finger technique and new songs – all covered in this morning of guitar fun!
    For students age 6-11 years old, no experience or up to two years playing.


    Week Commencing 25th July & 8th August 2022

    Summer Workshops, Hogan Music |SUMMER WORKSHOPS
    Summer Workshops, Hogan Music |WEEK LONG MUSIC MAKING EVENTS

    Keep your child making music this summer! We’ve put together a packed week full of inspiring, musical workshops for your child to enjoy including beginner instrumental sessions, workshops with Corn Exchange, Newbury and Ragtime Theatre School as well as our popular Band Jam course. Don’t forget, if you’re yet to use your school membership discount on a workshop this year, do this now before the academic year is over. Group memberships receive a £35.00 discount, duo memberships receive £50.00 and solo memberships receive £100. Places on each workshop are limited, so book as soon as possible to avoid disappointment.

    If you have a question, email tuition@hoganmusic.co.uk or call 01635 496 57

    Course Fees:
    - Half day = £35.00
    - Full day = £50.00
    - Band Jam = £105.00 (3 afternoons)

    School membership discounts:
    - Group membership = £35.00
    - Duo membership = £50.00
    - Solo membership = £100.00

     

    Summer Workshops, Hogan Music |SCHEDULE

    Monday 25th July and 8th August, 9:30-12:00
    Ukulele Band with Ben
    Learn new skills, strum your favourite chords and discover some new songs with other ukulele players!
    For students 6-11 years old.


    Monday 25th July, 13:00-15:30
    Songwriting Discovery with Louisa
    Gather all the tools you need to write your very own first song in this dedicated workshop.
    9-14 years old, no experience needed!


    Tuesday 26th July and 9th August, 9:30-12:00
    Keyboard Grooves with Laura
    Spend a morning learning some new tunes, discovering new techniques and working as a group to perform together.
    For students 6-11 years old.


    Tuesday 26th July and 9th August, 13:00-15:30
    Behind the scenes with Corn Exchange Newbury
    Join Technical Manager Hilda Harper to find out more about behind the scenes life at a professional theatre.
    For students 8-13 years old.


    Wednesday 27th July, 9:30-12:00
    Musical Mayhem with Ragtime Theatre School
    Love Encanto and Moana? Sign up for an afternoon learning the songs, putting actions and words to them with our friends at Ragtime Theatre School.
    For students 6-11 years old.


    Wednesday 27th - Friday 29th July, 13:00-15:30 (7 - 12 years old)
    Wednesday 10th - Friday 12th August, 13:00-15:30 (12 - 16 years old)
    Summer Band Jam
    Put your skills into practice with our 3-day Band Jam. Form a band, choose the songs and practice together under the expert guidance of our pro-players.
    Students need to have a minimum of one term of lessons.


    Thursday 28th July and 11th August, 9:30-12:00
    Drum Lab with Will
    Time to explore some new grooves and beats as we assemble all our drum kits for this fun morning of drumming.
    For students 8-13 years old, no experience or up to two years playing.


    Friday 29th July, 9:30-12:00
    Guitar Riffs with Ben
    Beginner chords, finger technique and new songs – all covered in this morning of guitar fun!
    For students age 6-11 years old, no experience or up to two years playing.


     

     

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    Course Venue
    Hogan Music,
    Winchcombe Place, 123-126 Bartholomew Street, Newbury, RG14 5BN

    West Berkshire Villages

  • Superhero Adventure Trail
    08/08/2022 10:00 - 27/08/2022 11:00

    Superhero Adventure Trail

    Superheroes needed for a special summer holiday mission!

    Enter mission control at the Corn Exchange where you will transform into your superhero character before heading out on an immersive adventure around the town centre. Following a map and using your magic goggles to help you navigate, you will meander to different locations looking for clues and puzzles to complete as part of your quest.

    Discover Newbury's hidden corners, search for rarely seen native wildlife and above all else, work together as a team to complete the mission.

    The Superhero Adventure Trail is a new outdoor commission created by A Line Art and produced by Corn Exchange Newbury.

    Tickets £3 perchild

    West Berkshire Villages

  • 08/08/2022 11:00 - 26/08/2022 12:00

    Family Roller Disco

    Get your skates on and join us for roller skating fun, accompanied by your favourite songs. Run in partnership with Revolution Active, skates and safety pads are included in your ticket price.

    Thursdays 4, 11 & 25 August
    11am - 12pm: 5 - 10 years
    12.15pm - 1.15pm: 7 - 12 years
    1.30pm - 2.30pm: 7 - 12 years
    2.45pm - 3.45pm: 5 - 10 years

    Fridays 12 & 26 August
    11am - 12pm: 5 - 10 years
    12.15pm - 1.15pm: 7 - 12 years
    1.30pm - 2.30pm: 7 - 12 years
    3pm - 4pm: Relaxed disco for those aged 12 and under with additional needs. Siblings welcome.

    Tickets

    Full Price £6.50 | 1 free adult spectator per booking. Additional adult spectator tickets cost £6.50. Adult tickets do not include skating.

  • Summer Art Club
    08/08/2022 10:00 - 17/08/2022 12:00

    Summer Art Club 2022

    Join the Base's  art club this summer holiday to experiment with different art techniques and creative projects.

    Duration: 10am - 12pm

    Course dates: Mon 1, Wed 3, Mon 15, Wed 17 August

    Suitable for ages 6 - 11

    All materials are included

    Face Coverings

    Tickets

    £10 per child / persuasion or £35 for all four sessions

    West Berkshire Villages

  • Waterside Centre Summer Events
    08/08/2022 - 25/08/2022 All day

    Waterside Centre Summer Events

    Waterside Centre Summer Events programme have. range of exciting events for during the summer holiday.

    The Waterside centre boasts inspiring facilities, including a climbing wall, dance studio and water-based activities.

    Young people need a variety of opportunities both inside and outside of education to have fun with their friends, to be healthy and creative, to make positive changes in their community and to develop their skills and aspirations.

    Please contact the Waterside Centre direct for any queries or bookings:

    Email: waterside@berkshireyouth.co.uk
    Phone: 01635 018500
    Address: Waldegrave Place, 31 Northbrook Street, Newbury, RG14 1DS

    They are currently working hard to finalise the Waterside Centre’s offer over the coming months, including a youth club, an exciting programme of events and a safe space where local young people can go to make friends with others their age, as well as trusted adults.

    Waterside Centre boasts inspiring facilities, including a climbing wall, dance studio and water-based activities.

    West Berkshire Villages

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