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WORKSHOPS

WORKSHOPS

Workshops are a chance to share my world as an artist, be it botanical, watercolours, sketch-booking or life drawing, I find them a wonderful opportunity to meet like minded people. Whether you're looking for some parent-child activities or an artistic Hen-do, you're in the right place.

Online workshops coming soon.

SPRING FLOWERS IN WATERCOLOUR

SPRING FLOWERS IN WATERCOLOUR

16/04/2022

Under The Edge Arts Centre, Wotton-Under-Edge

£70

This workshop is a day dedicated to the beautiful art of painting flowers whilst appreciating the season. We will cover the basics of botanical illustration, watercolours and observational drawing in ...

CHRISTMAS CARDS IN WATERCOLOUR

CHRISTMAS CARDS IN WATERCOLOUR

11/12/2021

New Brewery Arts, Cirencester

££90

This workshop is an entire day dedicated to festivity and the mindful art of watercolours. Surrounded by traditional decorations and winter foliage, we will cover the basics of colour theory and com...

WINTER WATERCOLOURS - PAPERCRAFT

WINTER WATERCOLOURS - PAPERCRAFT

04/12/2021

Victoria Works Studios, Chalford

£70

Give yourself a day to celebrate the season through traditional foliage and decorations! During this sociable class, you will receive an introduction to watercolours and drawing under guidance, as wel...

GARDEN JOURNALING TWO-DAY WORKSHOP

GARDEN JOURNALING TWO-DAY WORKSHOP

05/03/2022 - 06/03/2022

Under The Edge Arts Centre

£120

Day 1: Coptic Book-binding, an introduction to painting botanicals in watercolour. Day 2: Illustrating garden wildlife, painting and designing seed packets, larger garden paintings. Before the age...

AN INTRODUCTION TO PORTRAITURE

AN INTRODUCTION TO PORTRAITURE

12/02/2022

Under The Edge Arts Centre

£75

Humanoid figures are amongst some of the earliest surviving forms of art, so a desire to capture likeness or a portrayal of people is nothing new but how should you go about learning to do just that? ...

CRAFTERS JOURNALING TWO-DAY WORKSHOP

CRAFTERS JOURNALING TWO-DAY WORKSHOP

22/01/2022 - 23/01/2022

Under The Edge Arts Centre

£120

This two-day workshop is a celebration of visual crafts, be it knitting, quilting, sewing, or scrapbooking, combined with an introduction to the crafters journal. You will have the chance to explore b...

SPRING FLOWERS AT WESTONBIRT

SPRING FLOWERS AT WESTONBIRT

14/05/2022

Westonbirt Arbouretum

£85

In this workshop, you will have the chance to explore Westonbirt's historic woodland, while collecting leaves, blossom and spring flowers to record on paper. We will cover the basics of botanical illu...

TEA, CAKE AND WATERCOLOURS

TEA, CAKE AND WATERCOLOURS

04/02/2022-04/03/2022

Pegasus, Stroud

£110

Over this 5 week course you will learn the mindful arts of tea-drinking, cake-eating and watercolour painting. From making your own leather-bound sketchbook to learning about materials, in addition to...

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