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Saturday 2nd March 2019

Keith Hornblower - Wonderful Venice in Watercolour - £75

Keith's approach to watercolour is dynamic and spontaneous, applying paint at speed, moving and adjusting washes as he progresses.Light and shade – tonal values – are key,  using colours for dramatic effect rather than trying to reproduce them literally, thinking mainly in terms of warm and cool, and often working with a simple triad of primary or secondary colours.

See Keith Working here: 

Saturday 13th April 2019                                            

David White - Painting Dogs in Acrylics - £75

Dave White will be leading this workshop from 10am – 4 pm and the sessions will cover :-

2 hour Acrylic Techniques – Backgrounds and Outlines

1 hour                                     -  How to approach hair

0.5 hour  (wishful thinking Dave!).   - Lunch!!!!! 

2.5 hours                                 -Ear, Nose and Throat ….oh and                                                         eyes!                                                                                                                           

Saturday 18th May 2019

Jake Winkle - Off to the Races! - Watercolour - £75

More inspirational use of colour, character and movement that we have come to expect from Jake.  This workshop will be about horses and horseracing and all reference will be provided along with lots of step by step tuition.

Saturday 1st June 2019

Trevor Osborne - Sun, Sea, Sand - Pastels and Pastel Pencils 
£75

Trevor's workshop will explore the medium of pastels and pastel pencils.  

The vibrancy and versatility of the medium will be used to the full given the subject matter of children on beaches. 

The strong light, lively environment and energy of the child will allow us to explore tonal contrast, light and colour in shadow, capturing movement, mark making and a range of techniques to give a professional finish to our work.  

We will also look at framing, storage and transportation of pastel work.  

 (Equipment can be hired for the day- details on request)


 

Saturday 21st September 2019

Jamel Akib - Acrylic/Oil Workshop -           £75

Always a pleasure to work with Jamel.  Bringing his own special methods of working and inspiration to view subjects from another angle. 


 

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Saturday 23rd November 2019

Tim Fisher - Acrylics and Collage  -   £75

Join accomplished artist Tim Fisher for a 1 day acrylic course. He is highly experienced with this media, having a published book titled “How to Paint Flowers in Acrylic” by Search Press.

During this Workshop you will;
Gain ideas for pre- preparing a colourful ground surface to work on.
Create texture and colourful mixes with brushes, palette knives and sponges.
Use of a brush with flicking and splatter strokes to complete the work, with minimal blending and use of bold colour to create vibrancy and texture.
Suitable reference will be made available with the option for participants to choose their own subjects to work on, whilst still receiving hints, tips and practical demonstrations from Tim