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Painting a Snowy Landscape in Watercolour Step by Step

Fri, 16 Feb 2018

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Find out how much enjoyment there is to be had from painting in watercolour with artist Alison Drake. Watercolour is the favoured medium of many leisure painters and this workshop will take you...

£75

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Novice

1 spaces available

Life Drawing - The Challenge of The Human Form

Sat, 17 Feb 2018

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

The traditional practice of life drawing brings an understanding of proportion, teaches observation and trains the eye. During this inspiring day with artist Stuart Whitehead you will: - Enjoy the experience of drawing...

£85

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All Levels

0 spaces available

Art for Absolute Beginners

Wed, 7 Mar 2018

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Have you ever wondered where to begin? Here's your chance to have a go at art for starters. Get some gentle and fun guidance and try out materials such as watercolours, pastels, ink,...

£75

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Novice

0 spaces available

Essential Watercolour

Fri, 9 Mar 2018

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

A comprehensive grounding in the principles of using watercolour. Suitable for beginners or for any artist who wishes to go back to basics and be inspired. - Find out about the principles of...

£75

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Novice

0 spaces available

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Acrylics - Misty Morning, Dales Landscape

Fri, 16 Mar 2018

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Whether you're already a fan of painting with acrylics or you're new to the medium, artist Nikky Corker is the perfect guide. This day with Nikky is an opportunity to discover the use...

£75

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All Levels

2 spaces available

Using Gouache "Railway Poster" Style

Sun, 18 Mar 2018

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

The railway poster designers of the inter-war years evolved a highly stylized approach to representational painting. This exciting course shows how to create similar results through vibrant colour, strong composition and tonal reduction...

£75

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All Levels

0 spaces available

Paint & Scratch Techniques - Acrylics & Oil Pastel

Sat, 24 Mar 2018

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Do you like a bit of excitement and magic in your painting? Would you like to be a little more spontaneous in the way you work? If so, this might be the workshop...

£75

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All Levels

6 spaces available

NEW

Wonderful Ways with Watercolour for Botanical Subjects (3 day series)

Wed, 18 Apr 2018

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

This is a series of 3 full days. Dates are: 18, 25 April and 02 May Join artist Karen Innes to explore the wonderful world of painting plants and flowers over three consecutive...

£195

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All Levels

3 spaces available

Botanical Drawing - Bluebells + Early Foliage

Thu, 19 Apr 2018

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Experienced tutor and botanical artist, Sue Vize, will help you achieve more out of a coloured pencil than you thought possible! She will show you how to achieve depth of tone and colour...

£85

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All Levels

0 spaces available

Introduction to Painting in Acrylics

Thu, 19 Apr 2018

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Acrylic paint has transformed painting since its introduction fifty years ago. Discover the versatility of this easy to use, vibrant medium. At this workshop you will learn what acrylic paints are and how...

£75

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Novice

4 spaces available

NEW

An Introduction to Techniques for Line + Wash

Fri, 20 Apr 2018

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Try your hand at "line and wash" - the creation of a pen and ink sketch tinted with a wash of coloured ink or watercolour - with artist John Harrison. You will start...

£75

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All Levels

0 spaces available

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Acrylics - Woodland Path, Mixed Media

Fri, 27 Apr 2018

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Whether you're already a fan of painting with acrylics or you're new to the medium, artist Nikky Corker is the perfect guide. This day with Nikky is an opportunity to discover a variety...

£75

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All Levels

0 spaces available

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Colour, Tone + Contrast in Watercolour

Sun, 29 Apr 2018

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Join Ian Scott Massie to explore the use of colour, tone and contrast in your work. Consideration of these components of your paintings can have a great impact on your compositions. This workshop...

£75

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All Levels

0 spaces available

Using Transfer Techniques on Paper, Board or Textiles

Fri, 4 May 2018

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

A day of experimenting with a range of different transfer techniques - ways in which to transfer photos to paper, board and fabric to incorporate into your work. This workshop would be relevant...

£75

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All Levels

2 spaces available

Colours of the Yorkshire Dales in Soft Pastel

Thu, 10 May 2018

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

The Yorkshire Dales are full of inspiration - interesting buildings, striking landscapes, waterfalls, and endless stunning skies. You will learn how to capture these fantastic features - both the subtle and the vibrant,...

£75

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All Levels

0 spaces available

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Techniques of the British Neo Romantics of the 1920's

Sun, 13 May 2018

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

A group of British artists emerged beginning in the late 1920s through to the 1950's, these include the likes of John Piper, Graham Sutherland, the graphical work of Henry Moore and Eric Ravillious....

£75

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All Levels

6 spaces available

NEW

Acrylics - Paint a Cottage Garden

Thu, 17 May 2018

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Whether you're already a fan of painting with acrylics or you're new to the medium, artist Nikky Corker is the perfect guide. This day with Nikky is a day of play with a...

£75

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All Levels

6 spaces available

NEW

Lakes + Waterfalls in Watercolour

Fri, 18 May 2018

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Join Ian Scott Massie to explore a range of watercolour techniques to capture water - a perennial theme among artists, which presents a constant challenge to their abilities. This course covers- - techniques...

£75

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All Levels

2 spaces available

Watercolour - Bold & Loose!

Fri, 25 May 2018

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Watercolour frequently suffers from an undeserved reputation as a pale, washed out medium. Contemporary watercolour artists, however, are exploring vibrant new ways of creating results rich in colour and energy and this course...

£75

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All Levels

2 spaces available

NEW

Acrylics - Pattern + Texture in the Landscape Using Mixed Media

Sat, 8 Sep 2018

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

**Please note the change in tutor from the printed leaflet - Josie's take on creating texture & pattern** From gel mediums to texture pastes there are a multitude of acrylic and mixed media...

£75

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All Levels

10 spaces available

Iconic Yorkshire Landscapes in Watercolour

Wed, 12 Sep 2018

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Dales, moors, mill towns and harbours - Yorkshire has a great store of subjects for the watercolour artist. This course takes a look at some of the landscapes and townscapes that have made...

£75

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All Levels

5 spaces available

Acrylics - Autumn Landscapes

Thu, 20 Sep 2018

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Join local artist Nikky Corker for another day of painting with acrylics that reflects the season. With Nikky as your guide you will work with an autumnal colour palette to create a painting...

£75

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All Levels

10 spaces available

No-Fuss Furniture Painting Using Annie Sloan Paint

Thu, 20 Sep 2018

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Be inspired by Melanie's fresh, friendly and practical approach to furniture painting . Develop your own personal style as you gain confidence in choosing the colours to match the finish. Express your own individual...

£75

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All Levels

1 spaces available

NEW

Capturing Coastal Views in Watercolour

Sun, 23 Sep 2018

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

The British coastline is a varied mix of broad beaches, forbidding cliffs, harbours, piers and tidal islands. This one day watercolour workshop with Ian Scott Massie takes a look at some of the...

£75

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All Levels

0 spaces available

Autumn In Watercolour

Fri, 19 Oct 2018

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

A course which uses the key colours of an autumn palette to convey the brightness, atmosphere, mists and mood of the season on the doorstep of winter. - Control basic wash techniques -...

£75

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All Levels

10 spaces available

NEW

Acrylics - Evening Harbour, Mixed Media

Wed, 24 Oct 2018

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Join local artist Nikky Corker for another day of painting with acrylics and using mixed media to produce a landscape of a harbour in the evening light. So it's evening colours and sunset...

£75

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All Levels

5 spaces available

NEW

A Cartoon Approach to Drawing

Sat, 10 Nov 2018

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

If you’ve always wished you could draw - or need a different approach to get out of the artistic doldrums - join cartoonist Colin Shelbourne for a Cartoon Approach to Drawing. Using a...

£85

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All Levels

5 spaces available

Natural Form in Mixed Media

Sat, 10 Nov 2018 - Sun, 11 Nov 2018

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Join Anna for this extended 2 day workshop where you will have the time to explore the forms and colours found in nature, using an experimental range of mixed media and collage. The...

£150

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All Levels

5 spaces available

NEW

A "No Mess" Introduction to Charcoal Drawing

Wed, 14 Nov 2018

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Charcoal is our oldest drawing material and one of the most expressive, yet many artists are reluctant to cope with the issues of dirty fingers, dust and fixative. This course looks at techniques...

£75

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All Levels

7 spaces available

NEW

Botanical Drawing - Autumn Leaves + Berries

Wed, 14 Nov 2018

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Experienced tutor and botanical artist, Sue Vize will help you achieve more out of a coloured pencil than you thought possible! She will show you how to achieve depth of tone and colour...

£85

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All Levels

5 spaces available

Painting Industrial Landscapes in Watercolour

Fri, 23 Nov 2018

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

A workshop in water-soluble media which turns away from traditional landscape to look at the wide range of industrial subjects which show a different side of Britain. You will: - Improve your drawing...

£75

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All Levels

9 spaces available

NEW

Acrylics - Autumn Ramble

Sat, 24 Nov 2018

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Join local artist Nikky Corker for another day of painting with acrylics to produce a painting that depicts the look and feel of an autumn ramble. You will focus on capturing the essence...

£75

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All Levels

5 spaces available

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