Workshops this Sat at the Hall

Art with Karl S Williams and Guitar Technique with Tim Gaze - Two fantastic workshops on offer at the Queen Street Community Hall, this Saturday from 11-1 PM as part of the 2018 Village Festival Chai Lounge Venue. There will be delicious cakes and chai throughout the day. Music, drinks and curries into the night. Click here to see the whole Village Fest program.

Tim Gaze will be covering: 'laying from the wrist – using fingertips, 4 fingers etc. How to play a guitar solo using only 5 notes – Minor pentatonic shape. Various playing techniques – slides, hammers, bending, vibrato, tremolo and tapping. Using phrasing and expression with riffs and solos – including timing rhythm refs 1/8th, 1/16th, triplets etc. and plying across the beat – syncopation. The use of effects pedals, some different types of effects used. How to get tone and presence from a guitar amplifier. Followed by run through/practice for the remainder of time chosen song/s' (

And in the words of Karl S. William "Everyone can draw, and if you look inside you’ll find no shortage of inspiration. Come learn some techniques and muse on the human condition through the simple medium of ink drawing."

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