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Watercolour painting courses, workshops and classes. Improve your watercolour techniques and skills using pigments suspended in water. Learn the art of watercolour painting and follow in the footsteps of Paul Klee, Edward Hopper and the great 'Painter of Light' J.M.W Turner.

I am planning on setting up monthly art classes for beginners. These will run on a Saturday, once a month. The dates will be confirmed later but I am looking at the first Saturday of each month starting on April 7th 2018. There will be some drawing but I shall focus on teaching painting  in watercolour. I shall provide all materials for the first class and advise you on what to purchase for future classes...
Arrive in the beautiful cathedral city of Winchester and check in to The King Alfred pub where there will be a freshly made roast dinner and glass of wine waiting for you! After a restful nights sleep you will take the short walk to our sister business The Corner House where we serve delicious cooked breakfasts. A hop and a skip away from there is The Colour Factory where your course will be held. Resident...
The Art of Mandala Painting With Anne Thomas The creation of a Mandala can offer a way to work artistically which helps us feel more centred and connected within ourselves and the world around us. In this workshop we find creative inspiration from the flowers, weather and seasonal elemental energy, how this affects us and how we may create a design to hold a positive affirmation for ourselves/family/community at this time. We’ll practice drawing geometry...
Join Michelle Boden in her home to paint African water colour animals in their habitats. We will sketch out the drawing freehand or with some help with templates don't need to be able to draw well. Come and learn techniques and about colour and texture. A relaxing course with relaxing background music in the background to give you inspiration, to paint at home my painting course is great if you have anxiety or depression and...
Suffolk - Next course on 7th September 2018
This weekend art course is designed for all painters who would like to learn how to use water-soluble pencils to their full potential. Through simple step-by-step demonstrations you will be shown a wide variety of techniques for painting buildings, landscapes and still life as well as refreshing some essential drawing skills and concepts. It will be suitable for all abilities. Carole Massey is a popular and versatile tutor who is in her 15th year as...
Learn to draw and paint in watercolour with trained illustrator/artist Rachel in a relaxed and friendly atmosphere. No experience required, suitable for beginners, those who've painted before, and for small groups, parties or individuals. Rachel teaches in a fully equipped garden art room, with plenty of inspiring objects and ideas to choose from.
Spend ten weeks in the cotswolds building up your confidence in this course designed for beginners to explore the wonderful medium of watercolour. From choosing materials and stretching paper to colour mixing and techniques for applying paint. Simple painting tasks and exercises will build your knowledge and skills. The course will be run by Lorraine Green. Lorraine teaches watercolour painting and drawing to groups or on a one-to-one basis. After teaching the basic principles and...
Dorset - Next course on 9th November 2018
This one-day watercolour course guides beginners through different painting techniques to develop new skills and ideas and most importantly, confidence for using watercolour. Artist Stephen Yates leads the course enabling participants to gain experience and direction and be inspired by working from still life, natural and built environment, and photographs. The versatility of watercolours will be explored individually and as a group. You will start with the basics of watercolour painting, learning about dry brush,...
My name is Peter Massey and I run regular weekly 1/2 day courses in painting our wonderful landscape and its ever changing light. Courses range from beginners to improvers. The classes are relaxed and fun and weather permitting outside in the historic town of Hitchin.
Come and spend an exciting day exploring the different techniques of this fantastic, fluid medium. I will be guiding you along the way to produce a painting full of lively, vibrant greens without a single GREEN in your pallette! It's all in the mixing and it's a lot of fun. I will be doing a 'working' demo where you will follow me through all the stages of the painting in 'bitesized ' chunks. You can...