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Art courses, classes and workshops across the UK in drawing, painting, sculpture, illustration and encaustic art. Explore working with watercolours, oils, acrylics, pencil, charcoal, wax or use mixed media to create your art! Learn the techniques of life drawing, landscape, still life, sculpture and 'hot wax' art from well experienced art tutors. Art courses are offered for both experienced and complete beginners.

£190
Isle of Anglesey - Next course on 31st May 2019
I run Landscape painting workshops from my studio in Beaumaris on the Isle of Anglesey and ‘en plein air’ in Snowdonia. They are open to total beginners and more experienced learners. The workshops are in watercolour but if learners want to paint in another waterbased medium that is fine. The courses are non-residential and residential also. The price advertised is non-residential. The workshops run from Friday through to Sunday evening. On Friday we gather together...
£70
Warwickshire - Next course on 13th July 2019
Join Alix to learn how to carve and print your own linocut edition; and what's all this about using a spoon??? Held at a wonderful venue just outside Stratford-Upon-Avon this is a single colour linocut workshop. The day will run from 10am - 4.30pm (approx). You will create a hand-printed edition of either prints or greeting cards and learn techniques to take away to be able carry on your printing adventures at home; including learning...
£18
Staffordshire
A relaxing arty evening with wine! Suitable from complete beginners to professionals. The monthly ‘theme’ is revealed when you arrive. Artwork samples are available to inspire you with lots of different media to experiment with! I’m available all evening to help & there is a cheese & biscuits break. Perfect art class for those unable to commit to regular class, & an unusual gift idea!
£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...
£45
East Sussex - Next course on 25th May 2019
Lara runs a variety of screen printing workshops from her East Sussex studio. Lara's classes are particularly suitable for beginners to give you your first experience of screen printing. Our fun creative workshops provide a wonderful opportunity to come together and enjoy creating and working with pattern and colour. During each half day experience everyone will be able to print one item of their choice : A T-Shirt, Tote Bag, Tea Towel or Fabric piece....
£40
Swansea
We will use needle felting skills to explore fibres and needles to create our own needle felted pictures. There is nothing better than painting with wool as you are able to easily move wool colours and try different blends and shades. If you have an image or 2 you would like to bring with you please do but we will also have a selection here to explore. You could also bring a selection of ribbons...
£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.
£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....
£90
Derbyshire
Come learn the fundamental skills of batik on this one day course. This class is aimed at absolute beginners, as full tuition and the opportunity to practice will be given. It is also suitable for those with some experience. Class sizes are small with a maximum of 8 students only, so please book early to avoid disappointment. I will be your tutor and my name is Sue Rhodes. I have been a qualified batik artist...