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Learn to paint with oils and acrylics from hundreds of painting tutors based all across the UK. Pick up oil and acrylic painting techniques on courses, classes and workshops for both experienced and beginner painters.

£75
East Sussex
Enjoy a day of creativity and fun, by retreating to the foot of the East Sussex Downs, for a one day workshop experience led by Laura. Courses can be tailored for complete beginners and also for intermediate artists wishing to explore new approaches. You will be supported to make a unique mixed-media artwork to take home at the end of the day, by being playful and exploring different mixed-media techniques. The day covers various aspects...
£12
Buckinghamshire
We run a weekly Wednesday class in either Portraiture or Life Drawing. Portrait Night runs on the 1st and 3rd Wednesday of the month and Life Drawing, on the 2nd and 4th Wednesday. Portrait Night is a chance to work from a live,clothed model, suitably lit offering a good range of tones across the head. Life Drawing is a chance to work from a professional nude model, offering a range of interesting poses to work...
£90
West Midlands
Have you ever been told that you cannot draw? This could be the day for you. We will look at expressive drawing techniques and painting in acrylics of small still life or abstract landscapes. You will be guided through understanding mark making and how to discover your own drawing and painting style. This workshop is for all levels to explore and create. A small canvas and all materials will be provided. No previous experience necessary....
£95
Lincolnshire - Next course on 9th August 2018
Experience the joy of paint for a full day in a stunning art studio in Lincoln. Guidance and tuition by professional artist Laura Andrew BA Hons. Laura has previously worked as an illustrator and now focuses on fine art and painting. Laura is passionate about the use of colour and you will be introduced to her colour palette, techniques and style, which is energetic and spontaneous. Working from life, 'still life' is a wonderful means...
£55
Buckinghamshire - Next course on 22nd September 2018
MindFlow Art Retreat, monthly workshops are for identifying how to use spirituality and emotions to unleash and influence creativity. They are designed for exploring your creative imagination through a holistic approach of using Three Perspectives:  Emotions, Spirituality and Painting. If you are you looking to make inner changes in the New Year and discover the Creative You, then this  workshop will support you to do just that. In the workshop, I will share with you...
£25
Nottinghamshire
A relaxed and inspirational painting class designed to help beginners to get started with painting, whilst also supporting more advanced painters develop their skills and techniques. This is a bespoke service geared to the individuals, using a variety of approaches with oil and acrylic paints. During these classes, Liz….an experienced and enthusiastic tutor will take you through exercises and a series of sketchbook studies to develop your own artistic language and document your learning and...
£15
Online
I invite you to invest precious 'Me Time' for You and your Well Being to make a unique and beautiful Intuitive Collage with me in my virtual studio. As you create you will develop your self awareness, notice stories and celebrate parts of your self which emerge during the process as you create your Collage. There are 9 videos where I share my own Intuitive Collage-making process and gently guide you through the creation of...
£95
Lincolnshire - Next course on 26th July 2018
If you'd like to learn how to draw and paint birds and animals Laura Andrew has lots of experience and knowledge to share with you! Laura trained in London, completing her Degree in Natural History illustration, then went on to illustrate numerous wildlife books. Now an established wildlife artist she works and paints from her beautiful Lincoln art studio which overlooks the city's award-winning arboretum. She invites you to join her in her studio, and...
£65
Suffolk - Next course on 24th July 2018
With Lucy Perry and Amanda Sherring. Two Art teachers with decades of experience share their love of gardens and creativity in these exciting and engaging sessions based in beautiful gardens. Venue is Fullers Mill, West Stow, Bury St Edmunds IP28 6HD. Join us for a creative and inspiring day exploring the forms and colours abundant in the Perennial Trust’s gem at Fullers Mill. Please note the different sessions on different dates: 24th August - Experimental...
£75
West Midlands - Next course on 19th September 2018
Beginner’s and Intermediate Roses and Daisies – Decorate a Wooden Stool The content of the course will be to decorate a wooden stool with canal art roses, daisies and gypsy brush strokes using enamel boat paint, sign writer’s brushes and the same traditional techniques used to decorate narrow boats. If you have an item you would like to paint instead of a stool, bring it along with you! The morning will be painting roses and...