CLASSES AND WORKSHOPS
DAY WORKSHOPS DURING 2021 - STILL TO BE CONFIRMED.
We're erring on the side of caution before making decisions about the workshops as even limited numbers can mean too many households gathering in one place. Thank you for your support with this, we hope to to be able to arrange some workshops very soon when we get official guidelines to work with.
Intro to Watercolour: Understanding materials, colour mixing and techniques.
(see below the Get in Touch Form for further details)
Intro to Oils: Understanding materials, colour mixing and techniques.
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Intro to Acrylics: Understanding materials, colour mixing and techniques.
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Absolute Beginners: How to 'see' and draw effectively for sketchbooks. Adding colour with confidence and advice on materials.
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When we do get the workshops up and running the prices are as follows:
Course costs :£55/per person (£60 for Watermixable Oil Workshop)
Includes all materials and refreshments with a light lunch.
All the workshops are suitable for beginners. (excl. Oil painting workshop)
Limited spaces (2-3 persons per workshop) .
FAMILY AND FRIENDS workshops can be arranged on request. If you'd like more details or would like to book on any of the following courses please use the contact form below.
All Day Workshops
Absolute Beginners £55
This course introduces some well known techniques of 'looking' that will help you to draw and paint the world around you . By the end of the day you will be able to use the skills you have learned to create authentic images drawn from life and you'll have a piece of original artwork to be proud of. This workshop is popular not only with complete beginners but also with those that haven't drawn or painted for a while and would like a reminder and some support on how to get going again.
The follow-up course to this is:
The Pencil Drawing Workshop
Introduction to Watercolour £55
In this workshop you'll have the opportunity to explore several watercolour techniques and learn about the materials you need for this lovely medium. You'll learn about products that give the best results, tips on colour mixing and a variety of paint methods that suit your preferred style. As in all the workshops, I'll use demos to guide and support each member of the group and you'll be able to go home with a small framed painting of your work. Suitable for all levels.
Introduction to Acrylics £55
Acrylic paint is a fabulous, flexible medium to work with. This course will introduce you to a variety of techniques and give you the opportunity to practise your skills on canvas board.
The course includes information on paint brands, brushes and surfaces along with an introduction to colour mixing.
Suitable for all levels.
Introduction to Watermixable Oils
Water mixable oil paint is a chemically modified version of traditional oils. It behaves in the same way as traditional oils but without the need for traditional solvent thinner or cleaner. Wonderful to paint with, this will give you the opportunity to learn about it's properties and techniques without the potential headache. headache! The course includes information on paint brands, brushes and surfaces along with an introduction to colour mixing.
Suitable for intermediate level /confident beginners.