Wild Birds, Colour and Light with Brin Edwards at Old Bank Studios

Duration: 10am-4.30pm

Price: £69

Run by: Beverley Caleno
at Old Bank Studios

01255 242930

19 Kings Quay Street
CO12 3ER

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About the Course

Learn to paint with acrylics at this one day art workshop.

With the highly talented Brin Edwards explore ways of depicting birds and other wildlife in a vibrant lively manner, building up your picture with areas of bold flat colour, giving the impression of the subject without fussing over fine detail. Using Acrylics will enable you to overlap colours and work quickly, also ‘mistakes’ can be easily rectified, which will help to build your confidence! This promises to be an exciting and rewarding day, at the end of which you will leave with some finished work to be truly proud of.

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.

Please click through to our website for online booking or more details.

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

What's included in the price?

This course includes a homemade lunch, refreshments and afternoon tea.

What you will need to bring:
Artists quality acrylic paints (student paints available on the day)
At least three brushes (short flats are best in sizes 4, 6 and 10),
White crayon or conte and a 2B pencil
A couple of canvases or boards sizes A4/A3.
A desk top easel if you have one (if not use one of ours)
Pallet or tear off pallet sheets
Materials and equipment will be available to borrow or buy on the day, please contact us if you need more information.

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Course Start Dates

Sunday 25th November 2018

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  • Accessible by public transport
  • Disabled access
  • Suitable for beginners
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  • Suitable for stag and hen dos
  • Teen friendly

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