Gently Abstracting the Suffolk Countryside



Course suits: Those with experience of oil or acrylic 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.

Hours: 10 am - 4.30 pm
Materials needed: please see materials list below.
Tutor: Paul Vousden

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

What's included in the price?

All refreshments and lunch with wine included.


Sue Ecclestone at Lilac Cottage Studio


Lilac Cottage
Garden House Lane
Rickinghall, Diss
IP22 1EA

Suitable for

  • Adults
  • Intermediate level
  • Limited mobility
  • Parking provided
  • Seniors
  • Wheelchair users


6½ hours (10:00am to 4:30pm)

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