Painting trees in watercolour – August 28th

A Saturday painting day at St Michaels Church Hall, Gelli Aur. This day is suitable for beginners and those with a little experience. We shall be learning to mix convincing greens and completing at least one simple landscape scene with trees and foliage. The cost for the day is £25 payable on booking and includes […]

Courses week beginning Monday 13th September 2010

Painting and Drawing for returners/improvers This is a ten week course  ( two and a half hours a week)  for those who have completed a beginners course with me or who have had tuition elsewhere. It is not suitable for beginners nor for  advanced painters regularly selling work. First refusal for places will be given […]

Last week of classes

Week beginning Monday 24th. This is the last week of classes. We shall continue to work in watercolour and hopefully  spend part of the session outdoors. I hope everyone has a good summer – don’t neglect your sketch books! I shall continue to post on this website and will contact everyone regarding classes re-starting in […]

Week beginning May 17th

Watercolour again. We shall be continuing with observational drawing and painting and revising watercolour techniques. This week we are looking at ivy in detail and looking at techniques for painting it in a looser fashion growing around tree trunks. Weather is looking good for some outdoor work.

Classes week beginning May 10th

We shall be looking at techniques used to depict texture in watercolour. Hopefully we’ll spend part of the  time in Gelli Aur park collecting reference material and doing some sketching.