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Pure Artwork

Contact Name: Catherine Wetherall

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Manor Barn
Manor Road
Adderbury
Banbury
Oxfordshire
OX17 3EJ

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Pure Artwork's Courses

£100
Oxfordshire
Learn to paint a beautiful bumble bee using pastel pencils. 1. Studying your subject and choosing the right colours 2. Transferring images on to your paper 3. Underpainting and values 4. Detailing eyes and other facial features 5. Skin/Fur detailing and how to achieve a realistic look 6. Finishing touches I’ll cover different types of pastels painting surfaces and other materials and accessories
£195
Oxfordshire - Next course on 1st April 2019
Come and join me and learn how to paint this fabulous, characterful highland cow using pastel blocks, chalks and pencils in this comprehensive two day workshop. 1st & 2nd April 2019 ​1. Studying your subject and choosing the right colours 2. Transferring images on to your paper 3. Underpainting and values 4. Detailing eyes and other facial features 5. Skin/Fur detailing and how to achieve a realistic look 6. Finishing touches I’ll cover different types...
£195
Oxfordshire - Next course on 20th May 2019
In this fun two day workshop I'll be discussing the history and principles of mosaics and the tuition will emcompass learning the full process of producing a picture using beautiful tesserae. ​ At the end of the workshop you will have created a trivet to be proud of!
£100
Oxfordshire - Next course on 25th March 2019
A basic introduction to using oil paints, mediums, brushes and painting surfaces. ​ Suitable for beginners and people wishing to 'brush up' on their painting skills.
£195
Oxfordshire - Next course on 17th September 2019
Learn to paint a beautiful kingfisher using pastel pencils. 1. Studying your subject and choosing the right colours 2. Transferring images on to your paper 3. Underpainting and values 4. Detailing eyes and other facial features 5. Skin/Feather detailing and how to achieve a realistic look 6. Finishing touches I’ll cover different types of pastels painting surfaces and other materials and accessories
£195
Oxfordshire
Come and join me and learn how to paint a beautiful european hare using pastel blocks, chalks and pencils in this comprehensive two day workshop. 12th & 13th March 2019 ​1. Studying your subject and choosing the right colours 2. Transferring images on to your paper 3. Underpainting and values 4. Detailing eyes and other facial features 5. Skin/Fur detailing and how to achieve a realistic look 6. Finishing touches I’ll cover different types of...
£195
Oxfordshire - Next course on 4th April 2019
Two day pet portrait course. Bring your own photograph to work from on this beginners pastel workshop, tips, techniques and advice. 1. Studying your subject and choosing the right colours 2. Transferring images on to your paper 3. Underpainting and values 4. Detailing eyes and other facial features 5. Skin/Fur/Feather detailing and how to achieve a realistic look 6. Finishing touches I’ll cover different types of pastels painting surfaces and other materials and accessories.
£100
Oxfordshire - Next course on 24th April 2019
This one day workshop is for people who want to explore the joys and benefits of keeping a sketchbook, the original Mindfulness. Learning to look and see the wonderful around you in everyday things. Observational sketching and drawing what is in front of you, including drawing from life. Exercises in drawing from your mind’s ‘snapshot’ Externalising ideas and the mindfulness of keeping a sketchbook, value sketches and experimental work. Developing sketches and ideas towards compositions...
£105
Oxfordshire - Next course on 4th May 2019
During the course, students will create an animal sculpture from recycled textiles & Powertex art products, suitable for outdoor display once dry. Students will be able to chose between a Highland Cattle, Sheep or Bison sculpture. We will cover a number of techniques including simple armature making, mixing air-drying clay, clay sculpting, wet dip textile sculpting, material selection, & mixing/dry brushing with pigments to add colour. The course is ideal for beginners, new to Powertex....
£100
Oxfordshire
Come and join this fabulous printmaking workshop with Cheryl Manderston. Discover linocut printing with this relief printmaking technique. Learn how to design, cut, carve and print your own design onto lino. This is a relaxing process, producing clear prints and the stamps can be reused again. Get in touch to book.
£195
Oxfordshire
Come and join this fabulous printmaking workshop with Cheryl Manderston, you'll learn how to explore your natural surroundings looking for inspiration and develop superb individual prints using leaves and other foliage to create exciting prints on paper and fabric. Cheryl will explain the whole printmaking process
£250
Oxfordshire - Next course on 9th October 2019
Find out how to render all creatures great and small in charcoal on this two day course in our studio set in the beautiful countryside of Oxfordshire. This course is appropriate for all levels of artists, from hobbyist to professionals. Workshop Outline: Obtaining the correct image to work from, with discussion as to sourcing images, copyright and making them "charcoal friendly" Composition Seeing light and dark and all the shades in between Layering techniques Qualities...
£45
Oxfordshire
We are delighted that the lovely florist Amanda Thirlby, Chelsea Flower Show medal winner and owner of Moss of Buckingham, will be running a Christmas wreath workshop on the 7th December at our studio. If you're interested in attending please reserve a place as soon as possible as places are limited!
£195
Oxfordshire
Drawing wildlife- with Cate Wetherall - two day course. Join me on this two day workshop and start to really enjoy the drawing process! Perfect for beginners or for anyone wishing to refresh and revive their drawing skills. Bring along a few wildlife photographs to work from. Workshop outline: The importance of observation Individual characteristics that make each species unique Establishing 'back to basics' techniques Size and proportion Using lines and shapes. Tones and values...
£100
Oxfordshire - Next course on 11th April 2019
One Day Pastel Workshop Learn to paint this charming, characterful otter using pastel pencils. 1. Studying your subject and choosing the right colours 2. Transferring images on to your paper 3. Underpainting and values 4. Detailing eyes and other facial features 5. Skin/Fur/Feather detailing and how to achieve a realistic look 6. Finishing touches I’ll cover different types of pastels painting surfaces and other materials and accessories.
£100
Oxfordshire - Next course on 21st March 2019
Hand Painted Photographs On Watercolour Paper with Janine Kilroe During the day we will learn a variety of selective hand painting techniques using watercolour pencils on your own photographs and supplied practice prints. At the end of the day you will have hand painted one of your own photographs and have another to take home and work on. Materials List - Student Email a couple of images for Janine to print onto watercolour paper in...
£195
Oxfordshire - Next course on 28th March 2019
TWO DAY WORKSHOP In this inspiring and captivating workshop Barry will introduce you to the exciting world of sculpture! The Human Form Level 1 Barry will bring a portrait sculpture of a person for each student to copy in clay. Day 1 The morning will begin with making templates out of card and taking dimensions using callipers and steel rules. The afternoon will be spent beginning modelling the head on a pre-made armature in clay...
£195
Oxfordshire - Next course on 29th April 2019
Take a different look at life! This beginners illustration workshop will give you great tips, techniques and advice on how to create your own expressive animal characters to use in childrens picture books or create unique cards. Using photo references to create your own characters by simplyfying details. How to sketch out character shapes, facial features, body features. Detailing, using clothing, environments. Using pastels to paint your characters.
£100
Oxfordshire - Next course on 15th April 2019
Lino Printing Workshop - One day workshop. Suitable For Beginners We will explore the various techniques, tools and inks available to produce a linocut print. During the session we will first create a sampler practice block. The next linocut will be using a sketched traced outline onto the lino. Finally producing a finished lino cut print to take home.
£250
Oxfordshire - Next course on 7th October 2019
Find out how to make watercolours pop on this two day workshop in our studio set in the beautiful Oxfordshire countryside. If you're looking to take your artwork to the next level, this course is appropriate for all levels of artists, from hobbyists to professionals. Workshop Outline: Obtaining the correct image to work from, with discussion as to sourcing images, copyright and making them "painter friendly" Composition Seeing colour Layering techniques Qualities and characteristics of...
£100
Oxfordshire - Next course on 9th April 2019
Make your own organic weekly loaves in this fun, relaxing class with Cate Wetherall Weekly Loaves | Pizza Base | Special Bakes Demo One To begin, we cover the basics – looking at the ingredients, learning the differences between flours and yeasts, and measuring and mixing a great bread dough. Practical Session One You’ll have a go at kneading your own dough, which you will leave to prove as we break for coffee. Practical Session...
£195
Oxfordshire - Next course on 7th May 2019
Introduction to Painting with Sketchbook Pro on your iPad or tablet. In this two day beginners workshop you’ll learn how to use many of the fantastic features of this easy to use, beginner friendly, digital drawing and painting app. Downloading the App Sketching out your ideas on paper Importing your sketch into Sketchbook Pro Pen mode Gestures Layer Editor Tool bar Brush palettes Colours The Marking Menu Corner Tools Easy Techniques Using the Gallery We'll...
£195
Oxfordshire
This two day portraiture workshop in Oxfordshire aims to help artists develop their paint and brush handling toward achieving characterful, expressive and realistic portraiture in oils. ​The workshop will be concentrating on working alla prima, (also known as “direct painting” or “wet on wet” oil painting) is an Italian term which means “at first”. Using this technique, you complete entire paintings in one session or two without waiting for the paint layers to dry completely....
£195
Oxfordshire - Next course on 9th July 2019
In this exciting two day, informative workshop I will show you how to paint portraits in watercolour, full of colour with an impressionistic feel. I will share how to portray feelings and emotions in your work making it unique. There will be a mixture of ongoing demonstrations and one-to-one attention, enabling everyone to work to the best of their own ability. You will be encouraged to develop your own style, to learn how to paint...
£195
Oxfordshire
Come along to my two day workshop creating portraits of children in pastel. Bring your own images, ideally more than one so we can choose the best, although I will have some for inspiration if you have nothing of your own. To begin with I'll talk a little bit about what I do, my materials, different types of pastel and the paper I prefer and why. I'll show some of my work and discuss what...
£105
Oxfordshire
During the course, students will create a Figure sculpture from recycled textiles & Powertex art products, suitable for outdoor display once dry. Students will be able to chose a plaster head of their choice from a selection supplied by the tutor – European male/female, Masai or African. We will cover a number of techniques including simple armature making, material selection, textile sculpting (both dry wrapping & wet wrapping techniques) & mixing/dry brushing with pigments to...
£195
Oxfordshire - Next course on 25th April 2019
This two-day workshop is suitable for people who paint but are not necessarily focused on drawing, for artists who want to strengthen their drawing and composition skills, or for those who simply want to discover the joys of sketching and drawing. ​ Improve:​ proportion, line, tone, perspective, learning to look, your unique style of expression through drawing. The workshop includes demonstrations, discussions and exercises. British Artist, Ruth Buchanan is as passionate about drawing as she...
£15
Oxfordshire - Next course on 22nd March 2019
Take a moment out of your busy life for you! Regular weekly classes where students bring their own paintings or I can start you off on the road to painting or drawing with a beginners project which would include basic tuition and cover all the materials and mediums you would like to use. The class is driven by you, what and how much you would like to learn. You'll find a really lovely relaxing atmosphere...