Luminous Blue bell woods in luminous & Metallic paint



In this workshop, you will learn how to create a stunning acrylic painting of a bluebell wood in Dorset by day, which transforms into a luminous nighttime scene when activated by black/UV light. The unique aspect of this workshop is the dual nature of the painting, showcasing the beauty of both day and night settings in one artwork. If you are new to painting or working with metallic acrylics, fear not! This class is designed for beginners, and you will receive guidance every step of the way. The welcoming environment will make you feel comfortable exploring your creative side and learning new techniques. Throughout the workshop, you will be working with high-quality acrylic paints on canvas, learning how to blend colours, create depth, and add luminous effects for the nighttime scene. As you progress through the class, you may feel a sense of accomplishment as you see your painting come to life under the guidance of the instructor. By the end of the workshop, you will have not only learned how to paint a beautiful bluebell wood in Dorset but also experienced the magic of transforming a daytime scene into a luminous nighttime masterpiece. This workshop is an engaging and creative activity that will leave you inspired and proud of your artistic creation.

What's included in the price?

Unlimited on demand tuition can watch as many times as you wish. Pdfs with reference photographs, step by step instruction

What you will need

Canvas board, flat acrylic brushes, metallic paint, luminous paint, acrylic paint, tin foil, plastic card or palette knife, masking tape


54 minutes



Marilyn Allis

with Craft Courses since 2019

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Popular TV artist and winner of ‘Artist of the Year’ 1999, with the SAA. She has featured on ‘Fraser & Friends’, ‘A Splash of Paint’ She was also a contestant in channel 4’s Water Colour Challenge series. Author of 3 books including the best seller ‘People aren’t Scary, really’ she also demonstrates and teaches for art on cruise ships. She has been a regular tutor at the ‘All about Art’ Writing regular teaching articles for art publications and test products for the art industry.

Suitable for

  • Adults
  • Seniors
  • Teenagers
  • Children
  • Wheelchair users
  • Hearing impaired
  • Limited mobility
  • Fairs, festivals & exhibitions
  • Mother's Day
  • Romantic
  • Pet lovers
  • Christmas
  • UK Holiday
  • Easter
  • Overseas Holiday
  • Spooky
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This course is taught online