Self-Directed Workshops for Watercolour, Acrylics & Mixed Media This 5 day summer school provides creative space and tutor support.
Visual Arts – Painting, Drawing and Print
An opportunity to focus on the things about painting that interest you most: colour abstraction technique (brushwork, palette knife…) ism – cubism, pointillism, realism … anatomy composition landscape form You will be given a ‘theme’ at the end of July which is open to any interpretation. The first two days will be spent exploring ideas […]
This short course is perfect to get you started with watercolour painting. Each week you will learn new techniques such as wet on wet, stippling, splattering, washes and much more. Experiment with colour mixing and learn which paints, brushes, paper and sponges you need. For absolute beginners. Wednesdays 6.30pm to 9pm For 5 weeks starting […]
Drypoint is an intaglio printmaking method that involves scratching an image into a plate with a pointed tool. Led by an experienced tutor, you will develop your skills and your knowledge of this ancient craft. You will be able to print artefacts, make Christmas cards, etc. Fee includes core materials.
Pastels have been used by artists since the Renaissance. They are easy to use and they offer an exciting range of possibilities for working with colour and mark. In this introductory course, you will learn some basic techniques and develop your personal style. Fee includes core materials.
Mixing colour is an art in itself. However, with so much else to consider, those essential skills often get overlooked. Learn how to manage your palette without the pressure of making a painting. This workshop is aimed at existing painters and beginners. Fee includes materials. Course Dates 2018 – 2019 Tuesdays 1pm to 4pm Jenny […]
A friendly and structured course where, over six weeks, you will work with acrylics, watercolours and pastels. Following this introduction, you may want to join one of our more specialised courses. Suitable for beginners or improvers wanting to experiment with a different medium. Fee includes materials. Course Dates 2018 – 2019 Mondays 9.30am to 12.30pm […]
This short course is perfect to get you started with watercolour painting. Each week you will learn new techniques such as wet on wet, stippling, splattering, washes and much more. Experiment with colour mixing and learn which paints, brushes, paper and sponges you need. For absolute beginners. Course Dates 2018 – 2019 Wednesdays 6.30pm to […]
Led by an experienced tutor, learners will make rapid progress and explore line, tone, measurement, texture, shading and composition. They will be taught how to ‘look’ and how to interpret what they see. Suitable for beginners and those wishing to improve. Course Dates 2018 – 2019 Thursdays 1pm to 4pm Jenny Ibrahim 13 sessions from […]
An introduction to the skill of drawing the human figure from observation. Drawing from a nude model, you will learn to see shape, proportion, light and shade more objectively and you will explore using various traditional drawing materials. There will be a model fee of £22 (5 week course) or £25 (6 week course) payable […]