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Drawing courses, classes and workshops taught all across the UK. Learn drawing techniques with experienced tutors of life drawing, landscapes, still life, pencil, charcoal and discover the joy of being creative with just a sketchbook! Courses are offered for both experienced and budding beginner artists. Would you like to learn how to draw? Come and join a drawing course, workshop or group and be inspired by expert drawing tuition as well as like-minded company.

The Art Workshop can be tailored around your stay at Pengwernydd. Non residents are very welcome. Enjoy an art workshop or painting holiday with me, Anita Woods, during a self catering holiday or short break here at our farm set in the tranquil and inspiring landscape of the Cambrian Mountains. This is the path to a new creative you. Our customers return time and time again. The workshops are ideal for relaxation and wellbeing or...
Next course on 4th November 2017
Patterns of the Alhambra  with Daniel Docherty 10am-5pm   Cost: £110 The Andalusian Nasrid masterpiece the Alhambra has for centuries proved a rich source of inspiration for artists, scientists, mathematicians and poets. The human soul has an inherent yearning for the True, the Beautiful and the Good; tourists flock in the millions annually to experience these timeless principles present in the patterns and architectural proportions of this magnificent palace. Participants will develop an impressive portfolio of...
The classes run termly on a Tuesday evening 6.30-9.00 or Wednesday 4.30-6.30. They are aimed at beginners and intermediates who would like to gain confidence to create their own artwork and those who want to gain new skills. Beginners will have an introduction to a range of different materials, disciplines and styles in art history. Intermediates will be encouraged to develop their skills and explore project based work. Materials and methods offered include drawing, painting,...
7pm - 9.15pm These lively classes are designed to be a fun way to get into or even back into the practice of drawing from life - one of the fundamental cornerstones of all artistic practice. Jo incorporates exercises, techniques and methods that have been used for 100's of years but in an environment of fun and in classes designed to bring out the very best drawings. Each week a different technique/subject matter will be...
Helen Hallows is a mixed media landscape artist whose work captures the seasons and her connection to nature. This one day workshop is an introduction to creating mixed media sketchbooks as a place to explore and record your creative journey inspired by the season. Helen gives demonstrations in how she prepares her sketchbook ready for drawing and the different ways that she uses to record the shapes and patterns of the environment. Suitable of those...
Next course on 20th October 2017
ARTY PARTY BREAKS The dates above are the start dates, this course is held for 2 days, but one day bookings are available. Learn to Paint in a Weekend! At The Flackley Ash Hotel in RYE Full board, 2 days lessons plus all materials only £225pp If you would like to just join us for the day, including lunch is £65pp one day or £120 two days (no stay) The art course is for beginners...
One of the biggest barriers facing students who come to the Barley Barn for printmaking classes is their lack of confidence in creating designs. ‘Developing Themes for Printing’ has been designed to help students generate and work on ideas, motifs, pattern and themes in their printmaking. This course will be repeated throughout the year and will cover a range of themes, such as seasons, texture, layers, home, holidays… This course is split across two full...
Helen Hallows is a mixed media landscape artist based in the Midlands. Her work expresses a deep connection to nature and she enjoys the solace that time in nature brings. Helen has been running popular one day workshops for over five years and now offers an opportunity to join her for a soul nurturing creative experience where she will share her mixed media techniques for you to develop your work. Join Helen Hallows Studio for...
We run the course at Crampton Tower Museum Hall Broadstairs (near the station) there is parking although it is limited. Tuesday afternoons 1-3pm Tuesday evenings 7.30-9.30pm £60 for 6 week course We have been running Water colour art courses for many years locally to Broadstairs and for the past 4 years we have been doing Art and Spa weekends in the beautiful Flackley Ash Hotel in Rye.Also new for this year we will be running...
Next course on 1st June 2018
​Painting and sailing holiday in Greece For Beginners and All Levels 1st-8th June 2018 and 8th-15th June 2018 After a fantastic painting holiday in Greece in September 2017 we will be holding another two in June. We have teamed up with the renowned company, Ocean Elements who are ABTA protected to provide a water colour art week at the beautiful paradise-like Leda Beach Club, situated on the Pelion Peninsula in one of the most naturally...