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17 Dec 2018 - 19 Dec 2018 - Time: 3 days

Degas Portrait and Figure Techniques - FULL

During this course we will look at three Degas paintings to explore some of his techniques and learn from them. Degas was one of the most innovative late Nineteenth century artists. He was steeped in the traditions of drawings but explored and exper...more>imented with composition and painting techniques. We will start each day making a painting from a reproduction of a Degas painting looking in detail at the techniques he employed. We will then go on to paint from the model using a similar set up to the painting we have just worked from. Fee includes model fees, lunch, teas and coffees, oil paints, thinners, media and surfaces to paint on

Location: Paddock Art Studios, Paddock Lane, Lewes.

Postcode: BN7 1TW

Fee: 340.00 (Deposit is 50% on booking)< less


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2 Jan 2019 - 4 Jan 2019 - Time: 3 days

Colour Mixing Workshop FULL. E mail to join waiting list

This is a crash course in colour observation mixing and application. Learn how to mix any colour: how to observe and mix greens; how to mix flesh tones; how to use colour to create a sense of light; how to create colours both on the palette and the c...more>anvas; how to combine transparent and opaque colour; how to use limited palletes and coloured grounds. The course will have different exercises and content from previous ones so is suitable if you have already done the colour course and want a reminder Fee includes model fees, lunch, teas and coffees, oil paints, thinners, media and surfaces to paint on

Location: Paddock Art Studios, Lewes

Postcode: BN7 1TW

Fee: 340.00 (Deposit is 50% on booking)< less


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9 Jan 2019 - 6 Mar 2019 - When: Weekly (9 week term) - Time: 10 - 1

Wednesday Morning Portarit and Life Spring 2019 FULL

A 3 hour oil painting life and portrait class. We will be working from models each week. ...more>

Location: Paddock Studios, Paddock Lane, Lewes

Postcode: BN7 1TW

Fee: 225.00 (Deposit is 50% on booking)< less


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9 Jan 2019 - 6 Mar 2019 - When: Weekly (9 week term) - Time: 2-5

Wednesday Afternoon Oil Painting Class Spring 2019 FULL .

This term we will meet outside on location for the first 4 or 5 sessions or as long as we have suitable weather. The Paddock Art Studios will be available to us all term and we will meet there to work on portrait paining from a model during the latte...more>r part of the term.

Location: Paddock Studios Lewes 1st 4 weeks then on location (Paddock if bad weather)

Postcode: BN7 1TW

Fee: 207.00 (Deposit is 50% on booking)< less


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8 Apr 2019 - 10 Apr 2019 - Time: 10 -4:

Portrait Painting - Exploring John Singer Sergeant's Techniques

Portrait painting - Exploring John Singer Sargent's Techniques On this course we will use the informal portraits of Sargent as a springboard to help you progress your painting techniques and develop your own approach. Sargent used oils beautifully...more>, his range of marks meant that he could imply detail without ever being descriptive or fussy and his use of colour is both well observed and inventive. All materials are provided on this course and the fee includes a tasty lunch and all model fees. I will be including some new content for those who attended my previous course and would like to repeat it.

Location: Paddock Art Studios, Lewes

Postcode: BN7 1TW

Fee: 0.00 (Deposit is 50% on booking)< less


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1 Jul 2019 - 5 Jul 2019

Dorset Painting Holiday July 2019 - SPACES Available

This course has become a favourite with both myself and students over the past few years. The location is an idyllic 30 acre mixed organic farm in Dorset's Blackmore Vale and excellently hosted by my good friends Tom and Mark. This is an outdoor pa...more>inting course which offers you the chance to draw and paint wide landscapes, closer studies of trees and water as well as taking opportunities to paint the animals on the farm. Teaching takes place in groups working in the same location and individually . Suitable for all levels of experience, my teaching takes account of your current ability and offers tuition designed to take your painting forward. The course fee includes all tuition, home cooked supper on the first night and lunches, teas and coffees each day Accommodation (not included in course fee): stay on the farm in a bell tent on a B and B basis, or in local recommended B and B's

Location: Haddon Copse Farm, Sturminster Newton

Fee: 450.00 (Deposit is 50% on booking)< less


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