Course Provider: Old Bank Studios
Contact Name: Beverley Caleno
Telephone: 01255 242930
19 Kings Quay Street
Course Length: 10am-4.30pm
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One day art workshop - learn and improve your painting technique with artist Chris Forsey.
The day will start with Chris giving a short demonstration of his approach to acrylic painting , including an explanation of how he uses mixed media in his work. This will be followed by informal individual advice and help as you embark on your own paintings.
Reference material will be supplied by Chris, but you are very welcome to use your own sketches and photos. The workshop session will finish with a short, helpful appraisal of the days paintings.
Old Bank Studios offers a wide range of art, craft and textile courses and work-shops. Based in a glorious Edwardian banking hall, our fully equipped studios provide ideal spaces where students can work in a relaxed, ambient atmosphere. Located in the heart of Old Harwich, we are just a few yards from the Electric Palace Cinema.
Harwich Town Railway Station is less than a five minute walk away, with hourly trains to Manningtree, where there are mainline connections to Colchester, Chelmsford, London, Ipswich and Norwich. If you are coming by car, there is normally plenty of on road parking, otherwise there is a public car park a one minute walk away. It is always possible to drop off right at our front doors.
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What's included in the price?
This full day workshop includes a homemade cooked lunch, refreshments and a cream tea.
What you will need to bring
Your usual Acrylic painting kit
Acrylic Paper, Board or Stretched Canvas
Acrylic Paints – Chris suggests Cadmium Red, Alizarin Crimson, Cadmium yellow, Lemon yellow, Orange, Cobalt Blue, Prussian Blue, Paynes Grey, Raw umber, Titanium white, acrylic medium (but feel free to make your own choices)
Materials and equipment will available to borrow or buy on the day, please contact if you would like more information.
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