Course Provider: New Brewery Arts
Contact Name: Clare Walsh
New Brewery Arts
Course Length: 1 day
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A workshop with my favourite subject! All the usual mixed media techniques, collage, inks and acrylics; rolling spraying and splashing! Boats, buildings, sea and sand, a fun and experimental workshop for all.
Tutor: Tracey Elphick
Date & Time: Mon 18th Sep, 10am - 4pm
Venue: Bingham Studio, New Brewery Arts
PRICE: £80 (£0.00 VAT)
All abilities welcome
Working in mixed media Tracey takes her inspiration from what she sees around her from day to day. The subject of her landscape painting is both local and further afield, including street scenes, harbour views and seascapes.
She says, “I enjoy a subject that I have a personal connection with, and that holds a great deal of visual interest with plenty of structure, colour, shape and form, such as Cirencester marketplace or a Cornish fishing harbour".
Tracey has always experimented with mixed media and is fascinated by the use of text and paper collage. Her work is built up in layers combining collage, (generally of local interest) acrylic paint and acrylic inks using a range of techniques to apply the media, spontaneous marks help to give a feeling of movement and harmony. Her work combines abstract qualities together with a recognisable sense of place.
Tracey also has an exciting new range of small still life, quick, bold oil paintings, each one created in one sitting with large brushes and a definite foodie theme.
Tracey produces a wide range of prints, cards and originals, she is also happy to take private commissions and she welcomes you to visit her vibrant studio.
You can turn any of our courses into a short break by staying in our on site accommodation. When you book a residential package you will get discounted accommodation in our stylish boutique hostel located in the centre of Cirencester right next door to New Brewery Arts. Our former 19th Century Cotswold stone brewery barrel store has been beautifully transformed into 21st century accommodation, light and well-appointed with a craftsman’s attention to detail. We offer guest accommodation for up to 43 people over two floors in 14 rooms, with a choice of single, bunk, family and double bedrooms, 12 with en-suite facilities. A ground floor disabled-friendly room is also available. The hostel provides a stylish communal dining and relaxation area, self-catering kitchen, laundry facilities and lockers for your bike. As with all our courses and workshops these are led by experienced tutors and as you will be part of a small group there is plenty of time to focus on you.
What's included in the price?
You will have access to tea, coffee and biscuits in the studio and a £5 voucher to spend in our cafe is included.
What you will need:
All tools and materials will be provided.
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