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Oil & acrylic painting courses

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.

£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....
£146
Gloucestershire - Next course on 11th May 2019
Join us for this interactive introduction to creating resin artwork. You will learn the basics of working with epoxy resin for art, as well as how to create your very own abstract, non-representational resin artwork and how to clear coat existing paintings. During the workshop you will make resin paintings on both canvas and board. Our resin expert will show you how to do a 'dirty pour' and a 'swipe technique' with pigmented resin. You...
£155
Dorset
1-2-1 Resin Art Workshop with Emma Jones - Resin Artist Emma Jones, Is a full time Resin Artist and uses Eli-Chem Art Resins within Her full day Personal 1-2-1 art resin workshops. The Art resin Workshop is available in Poole, Dorset The workshops are designed for personal 1-2-1 participation but can be booked with a maximum of 3 participants. These Workshops are for complete beginners to Resin artists who are looking for extra product &...
£95
Lincolnshire - Next course on 4th May 2019
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...
£45
Lothian
Join us for a fun evening of art and wine with Edinburgh artist Suzanne Kemplay. On this Scottish Colourist themed workshop, you will create your very own still life or landscape painting with hands-on help from Suzanne while enjoying a glass of wine. And we think you'll be amazed at what you can achieve. Suzanne has always loved the Scottish Colourist paintings, "I see them as part of my heritage. They have a freshness and...
£950
Kent - Next course on 2nd June 2019
​Painting and sailing - a beautiful art holiday in Greece - for Beginners and All Levels in all mediums From £950 painters from £599 non painters Please note. This course is suitable for people of any age & ability, single people, couples, small groups and families. NOT suitable for hen or stag parties After fantastic painting art holidays in Greece in September 2017 and 2018 we will be holding another in June and September 2019....
£50
Derbyshire
Special introductory offer of £50 for one day workshop in acrylics and mixed media. The Wednesday workshops are held weekly from 10.00am until 4.30pm and Saturday from 10.30 until 3.30. We paint in the pool house gallery at Willersley Castle Hotel, located behind the Castle. The space is light and airy with views of the Derwent Valley. I also have other specialist workshops including, The decorative art of gilding, introduction to landscape painting in soft...
£150
Cheshire
Forget watercolours! Did you know that you can paint in oils without the smell, without the mess, and have a painting that will be dry tomorrow! With over 40 years experience as an award winning professional artist I delight in passing on the skills that I’ve learned and acquired. This course will completely change what you thought about oil painting ! For complete beginners and beyond ! Feel free to call or message for details...
£40
uk
Hi my name is Lucky and I have been teaching now for 18 yrs and have had my art school for 13 years. I teach Children and Adults from age 4 yrs up... my oldest student is now 89 and has been with me for 13 yrs. Some of my children have been with me for up to 14 yrs; it's sad to see them finally leave for college! Lucky Studio is a very relaxed,...
£85
Kent - Next course on 27th June 2019
Come along and spend a day paining on the Romney Marsh. We’ll enjoy a day in the studio with a splendid lunch of locally sourced ingredients. Learn about colour theory, perspective and mark making. We’ll use a limited palette of just six colours from which you’ll learn to mix an infinite variety of colours. Finally you’ll get to take your masterpieces home with you.