'Colourful Lion' Acrylic Painting Workshop with Sue Gardner

Lion painting


Acrylic Painting Workshop at Sharpes Pottery Museum 23 West Street, Swadlincote DE11 9DG

All the materials needed for the day are provided, Spend the day with me painting, learning, and socializing with a small group of like-minded artists and take home your own original version of my Lion painting on a stretched canvas. This workshop is suitable for beginners and improvers alike. We will experiment with colour mixing, mark making, splattering, layering and glazing, to create a Lion painting like this one shown.

We begin at 10 am, and paint till 3 pm with breaks for coffee/tea and cake (provided), and lunch (please bring a packed lunch) These are small group sessions of around 8 people, and the emphasis is on enjoyment and confidence building.

Wear an apron or clothes that are fine with a splash of paint, and get ready to have fun, relax and learn.

Parking is available right outside, in the museum car park

Cancellation and a full refund can be obtained up to two weeks before the workshop date by request

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 materials - Paints, table easels, palettes, brushes etc. light refreshments (coffee, tea and cake/biscuits)


Sue Gardner at Sue Gardner Studio


Sharpes Pottery Museum
23 West Street
DE11 9DG

Suitable for

  • Adults
  • Corporate days out & team building
  • Engagement, birthdays & anniversaries
  • Hearing impaired
  • Hen dos
  • Intermediate level
  • Limited mobility
  • Parking provided
  • Public transport
  • Seniors
  • Suitable for beginners
  • Teenagers
  • Vision impaired
  • Wheelchair users


5 hours (10:00am to 3:00pm)

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