Discover the magic world of roses as you study their varied shapes and wonderful colours, picturing beautiful blooms in watercolour. The course will include a drawing session, some colour mixing advice and the serendipity of wet-in-wet washes.
Held in the grounds of this wonderful painted village,wander the woodland paths and visit the lakes and temples to draw inspiration for this fascinating workshop. Enjoy creating realistic plant portraits of some unusual and exotic plants. Suitable for all abilities.
The Victorians used flowers as a means of coded communication. Choose from a selection of garden flowers to illustrate your own coded message. Suitable for beginners through to those with experience. An interesting and informative workshop with one to one tuition and demonstrations.
Summer is a season to ignite and inspuire ones creativity. Through Friendly and informal tuition and suitable for all abilities, learn technique and composition, brush control skills and the value of the sketchbook. A rewarding and informative weekend workshop with an experienced professional artist and tutor.
This workshop will start at 10 am on Saturday and Sunday morning and finish by 4.30 pm on each day.
An opportunity to paint in this beautiful location with internationally respected artist, Jeremy Ford (Sky tv). Arriving for a painting session in the afternoon of 5 August and departing at 4 pm on the afternoon of the 9th, this fabulous location will inspire you to produce several painting sketches and work towards finished art work by the end of the week. Jeremy will demonstrate a wide range of painting techniques and provide individual tuition throughout the painting holiday. Painting will take place outside in the surrounding countryside with the option of using an indoor space if we
Blackberries, apples, plums, wheat, barley, crab apples, runner beans etc., so many subjects, so little time! Learn the techniques to create your own harvest festival composition. Demonstrations by Sue during the workshop along with individual attention. Suitable for all abilities.
Bring summer into your painting palette and create rewarding mixed media paintings of the surrounding countryside beyond the wonderfully waving hay meadow. The tutor will encourage you to experiment with different types of media to achieve interesting and inspiring painting studies.
Coloured pencils are becoming more and more popular with some spectacular pieces of work being produced. Come and learn how to use them to great effect with Janie Pirie - one of the country's leading coloured pencil artists.
Specifically about learning gouache techniques so no special drawing/painting skills required and using subjects provided or from your own photos of your chosen subject or pet. Individual tuition to help you achieve a precise painting. A fun and informative workshop with individual tuition and demonstrations by the tutor.
This three and a half day workshop will appeal to all those who love plants and wish to paint them in detail. Individual tuition in an informative and friendly style and suitable for all levels of ability.