No classes election week

The hall is in use during election week so no classes. ‘Homework’ is to carry on with the work we have been doing. That includes  more observational drawings and paintings of tree trunk form and colour  in sketch books. On a rainy Thursday some of us worked from a photograph of mine of silver birch. […]

Classes after Easter

Classes start week beginning April 20th. Tuesday 2.00-4.30 and Thursday 10.00-12.30. Watercolours the first week. We may do some work outside but not far from the hall and not for the whole session. You will need outdoor painting and drawing kit and possibly a change of shoes although I don’t expect it to be muddy […]

Saturday painting day April 24th

An oil painting day for beginners and those with a little experience. We shall learn how to mix convincing greens and take an alla prima approach to painting trees and foliage in the landscape – in one go! Materials are provided Tea and coffee complimentary all day Please bring a packed lunch Fee £25 To […]

Week beginning March 29th

Three hour oil or mixed media sessions for all three groups. On Monday and Tuesday we shall be finishing the Abereiddy oil and working on wet sand reflections and pebbles. On Thursday we shall be finishing the cottage in the woods picture. This is the last week of the present course. Returners short course starts […]

Monday and Tuesday this week

I shall be working in oils but the project is suitable for watercolour, especially mixed media. There will be seascapes with cliffs references to work from. Bring your own if you have them. I shall be giving advice and also demonstrating some techniques including wet sand and pebbles. I know how much you like pebbles!