In-person course
in Rickinghall, Diss

Gently abstracting the countryside



Course suits: Those with experience of oil paints with an interest in landscape painting who wish to paint in a less conventional style. Objectives: To take your landscape and painting in a different direction or teach you landscape from a different perspective. This day course is an opportunity to get to paint in oils in a loose and abstract manner. Taking simple views of the Suffolk countryside we will learn techniques and methods to create complex images that capture the feel of the landscape around us. Level: For those already familiar with using oil or acrylic and those wishing to move to oil painting. Materials needed: please see materials list below. Tutor: Paul Vousden

What's included in the price?

Refreshments and lunch with wine included


1 day (10:00am to 4:30pm)

Cancellation policy

Easy - Cancellation and a full refund can be obtained up to 2 weeks before the course starts. Start dates may be amended on request.



Lilac Cottage Studio

with Craft Courses since 2018

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We offer a range of art classes for all abilities in a purpose equipped building located in the garden of our lovely country cottage. All our tutors are professional artists with plenty of experience of teaching and each has their own special skills and genre to share with our guests. ​ The studio is a comfortable environment with modern facilities, refreshments available all day and lunch is provided with all courses (Covid Restrictions currently apply so please bring a packed lunch.)


Lilac Cottage, Garden House Lane, Rickinghall, Diss, Suffolk, IP22 1EA

Suitable for

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