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Watercolour painting afternoon workshop - birds, animals & nature - with artist Laura Andrew

Rabbits using the 'wet on wet' watercolour technique

Duration: 1/2 day 1.00 - 4.00pm

Price: £60

Book with: Laura Andrew
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The Old Vicarage
173 Monks Road

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About the Course

On this afternoon course you will be introduced to the finest watercolours and Laura’s favourite palette of colours. She will show you basic techniques and effects of this medium.

The course takes place in Laura’s beautiful art studio in central Lincoln. The light and airy studio is on the first floor of The Old Vicarage which overlooks Lincoln's award-winning arboretum.

Everything is provided for you during this studio experience including the finest art materials and afternoon tea.

The inspiration for this workshop is birds, animals and nature.

Suitable for absolute beginners and people who have tried watercolour before.

Demonstrations and one-to-one guidance throughout, groups are kept to a maximum of five people.
On this course Laura will share the painting secrets and tips with you that she has learned over her successful career as a wildlife painter and illustrator.

About the artist…

Laura Andrew specialises in natural history subjects – working commercially as an illustrator and painter. In 2018 and again this Autumn 2019 her paintings, have been selected for the 'Society of Wildlife Artists’ annual exhibition, ‘Natural Eye’ at Mall Galleries, London.
Birds are one of her favourite subjects and she is currently putting together a body of paintings for another exhibition which will be held in Lincolnshire.

Want to do this course but date not suitable? - Please get in touch as new course dates can be added.
Payment may be made direct with Laura or by sending Laura a Craft Courses voucher code if you have one.

If booking with a CraftCourses voucher for part or all of the course fee, please fill in the contact form above. Your voucher code must be provided at the point of booking.

What's included in the price?

All finest artists materials you will need for the day.
Afternoon tea

Want to review this course?

I went to Laura’s Birds and Wildlife Watercolour workshop. I am a complete beginner and was a little apprehensive but I needn’t have been. Laura was very welcoming and there was no pressure, I learnt so much in the 3 hours I was there and actually came away with some artwork I was proud of! Totally inspiring, I highly recommend it.

- - #24823

Thoroughly enjoyed every minute of this course. Laura is a very accomplished and talented artist who managed to guide me through my work with ease to produce pieces that I didn’t think I was capable of. Couldn’t recommend this day any more!

- - #15826

A great day . Laura was so hospitable ......needless to say talented . She had planned the day so well ...introducing us to different techniques and materials. After giving us the "tools " with which we could experiment and feel free to try some of our own ideas the time raced past . Laura constantly gave us encouragement and advice . We both produced some worthwhile work and came away with a great feeling of satisfaction and achievement .
Thank you Laura for a lovely day .

- - #15009

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Course Start Dates

Sunday 24th November 2019

  • Accessible by public transport
  • Daytime (weekdays)
  • Intermediate level
  • Romantic
  • Suitable for all abilities
  • Suitable for beginners
  • Suitable for events & groups
  • Suitable for stag and hen dos
  • Teen friendly
  • Weekends

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