A days painting in acrylics



An acrylic and watercolours. painting day using hands, brushes and knives. You will learn how to mix the colours and how to apply on paper or canvas.
This is an exciting way to paint and is both impressionist as well as semi-abstract.

Cancellation and a full refund can be obtained up to 8 weeks before the course starts. Start dates may be amended on request.

What's included in the price?

Tea Coffee


Shirley at Shirley Davis Dew. Art 4 All


Rocking House Studio
Main Street
Fangfoss, York
YO41 5JH

Suitable for

  • Adults
  • Advanced/pro level
  • Intermediate level
  • Parking provided
  • Seniors
  • Suitable for beginners
  • Teenagers


1 day (10:30am to 3:00am)

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In-person course
Michael Adkinson - - #32803

This course was exactly what I was hoping for. Shirley provided expert guidance in a relaxed atmosphere.
I arrived as a complete novice, having absolutely no experience of acrylics and left eager to carry on. It was a day well spent and with the bonus of taking place in a beautiful Wolds setting.

Response from Shirley Davis Dew. Art 4 All:

Thank you for your kind words. I thought you were very good with acrylics.You looked to have been using them for a while. I hope to see you again when you want to come to another workshop. Stay safe and positive.

In-person course
Debbie Turner - - #32728

Fabulous day. Great all round. Learnt a lot and now need to start painting. Will be looking at other courses now as well as a follow up one with Shirley

Response from Shirley Davis Dew. Art 4 All:

Hi Debbie,
It was a pleasure to show you and Jane how to paint a landscape in Acrylics. I am so pleased you both enjoyed the day. The group really worked well together. I hope you will come along to other workshops and stay as positive as you already are.

Stay well,

In-person course
Carys Wilkinson - - #27695

I bought a day workshop for my granddaughter Carys as a Christmas present to encourage her with her painting. She thoroughly enjoyed the day and with Shirley’s help and guidance brought home a wonderful piece of work.

Response from Shirley Davis Dew. Art 4 All:

Hello Ann I was so pleased with the way Carys tried everything that I showed her, she was a pleasure to teach. She is obviously going to continue with her art, she is so enthusiastic. I am pleased she wants to come along on the next Landscape workshop in February. I look forward to seeing her again.

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