Figures: At the gig - Rock guitarist in Mixed Media
Apr
25
9:45 AM09:45

Figures: At the gig - Rock guitarist in Mixed Media

Many of you know that Alison has been known to attend the odd live music gig or two and so has plenty of inspiration to draw from when tackling this subject. The workshop will look at basic figure techniques but also capturing the atmosphere of the music and lighting.

65.00

Once you’ve booked your class you will be sent a confirmation email and more information regarding materials and equipment will be sent in good time for your session.

Saturday Session:
Whole Day, 10:00 - 16:00 (approximately, may finish earlier or later, please arrive by 09:45), participant to supply the majority of their own materials.
Technique specific using a subject/multiple subjects as inspiration with the emphasis on you expanding your individual skills.
Greater one-to-one tuition than in other sessions.
Demonstration of techniques to start the day and then tailored throughout the session to suit the individual.
Suitable for the INTERMEDIATES or ADVANCED.
A password will be sent to you nearer to your session for you to be able to download the resources that we will be using on the day and you will need to prepare a few elements before your visit.

Downend Farm Studio is a fully-equipped, purpose-built studio with parking, disabled access, enclosed garden, toilet, and a kitchen area with drinks facilities. Refreshments are provided in all classes and workshops and a fridge is available to use if your packed lunch (please bring with you) needs to stay chilled. The studio also houses an art materials shop which will be open during your class and picture framing services you can enquire about.

Downend Farm Studio 3 Downend Farm, Bushes Road DT11 8SY United Kingdom (map)

If you are unsure if this class is suitable for you, please read the ‘Which Class?’ descriptions here

Before booking, please read through the terms of service here.

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Detail: Capturing animal eyes in coloured pencil & pastel
May
15
9:45 AM09:45

Detail: Capturing animal eyes in coloured pencil & pastel

Despite Alison’s reputation for painting very loosely and impressionistically, occasionally she enjoys concentrating on the detail of a subject, particularly when it’s one of her favourites - animal portraits. Coloured pencil and pastel will be combined in this workshop to develop all the techniques needed to create stunning animal eye studies.

75.00

Once you’ve booked your class you will be sent a confirmation email and more information regarding materials and equipment will be sent in good time for your session.

Friday Session:
All materials included, Whole Day, 10:00 - 16:00 (approximately, may finish earlier or later, please arrive by 09:45)
Project based, concentrating on combining media so that each participant goes home with a completed painting.
FULL demonstration of the project step-by-step.
Suitable for the COMPLETE BEGINNER, INTERMEDIATE or those lacking confidence after a break from painting.
A password will be sent to you nearer to your session for you to be able to download the resources that we will be using on the day but you will not need to prepare anything.

Downend Farm Studio is a fully-equipped, purpose-built studio with parking, disabled access, enclosed garden, toilet, and a kitchen area with drinks facilities. Refreshments are provided in all classes and workshops and a fridge is available to use if your packed lunch (please bring with you) needs to stay chilled. The studio also houses an art materials shop which will be open during your class and picture framing services you can enquire about.

Downend Farm Studio 3 Downend Farm, Bushes Road DT11 8SY United Kingdom (map)

If you are unsure if this class is suitable for you, please read the ‘Which Class?’ descriptions here

Before booking, please read through the terms of service here.

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Only 6 available
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Atmosphere: Down among the dandelions in Mixed Media
Jun
19
9:45 AM09:45

Atmosphere: Down among the dandelions in Mixed Media

Alison is very happy to see this subject matter make a return in 2020 as it is one of her favourites. This time the workshop will look at a collection of dandelions down low in the grass and will combine lots of exciting textures to create the painting.

75.00

Once you’ve booked your class you will be sent a confirmation email and more information regarding materials and equipment will be sent in good time for your session.

Friday Session:
All materials included, Whole Day, 10:00 - 16:00 (approximately, may finish earlier or later, please arrive by 09:45)
Project based, concentrating on combining media so that each participant goes home with a completed painting.
FULL demonstration of the project step-by-step.
Suitable for the COMPLETE BEGINNER, INTERMEDIATE or those lacking confidence after a break from painting.
A password will be sent to you nearer to your session for you to be able to download the resources that we will be using on the day but you will not need to prepare anything.

Downend Farm Studio is a fully-equipped, purpose-built studio with parking, disabled access, enclosed garden, toilet, and a kitchen area with drinks facilities. Refreshments are provided in all classes and workshops and a fridge is available to use if your packed lunch (please bring with you) needs to stay chilled. The studio also houses an art materials shop which will be open during your class and picture framing services you can enquire about.

Downend Farm Studio 3 Downend Farm, Bushes Road DT11 8SY United Kingdom (map)

If you are unsure if this class is suitable for you, please read the ‘Which Class?’ descriptions here

Before booking, please read through the terms of service here.

Quantity:
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Landscape: Dramatic Welsh coast in watercolour & textures
Jul
18
9:00 AM09:00

Landscape: Dramatic Welsh coast in watercolour & textures

Using Alison’s own photographs as inspiration (or those you may wish to bring yourself) this workshop will concentrate on capturing the atmosphere of the coast with dramatic headlands, crashing waves and stormy skies.

65.00

 

Once you’ve booked your class you will be sent a confirmation email and more information regarding materials and equipment will be sent in good time for your session.

Saturday Session:
Whole Day, 10:00 - 16:00 (approximately, may finish earlier or later, please arrive by 09:45), participant to supply the majority of their own materials.
Technique specific using a subject/multiple subjects as inspiration with the emphasis on you expanding your individual skills.
Greater one-to-one tuition than in other sessions.
Demonstration of techniques to start the day and then tailored throughout the session to suit the individual.
Suitable for the INTERMEDIATES or ADVANCED.
A password will be sent to you nearer to your session for you to be able to download the resources that we will be using on the day and you will need to prepare a few elements before your visit.

Downend Farm Studio is a fully-equipped, purpose-built studio with parking, disabled access, enclosed garden, toilet, and a kitchen area with drinks facilities. Refreshments are provided in all classes and workshops and a fridge is available to use if your packed lunch (please bring with you) needs to stay chilled. The studio also houses an art materials shop which will be open during your class and picture framing services you can enquire about.

Downend Farm Studio 3 Downend Farm, Bushes Road DT11 8SY United Kingdom (map)

If you are unsure if this class is suitable for you, please read the ‘Which Class?’ descriptions here

Before booking, please read through the terms of service here.

Quantity:
Only 6 available
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Textures: Rust & seeweed - chain on the beach in Mixed Media
Jul
24
9:45 AM09:45

Textures: Rust & seeweed - chain on the beach in Mixed Media

The last workshop of the term will share techniques for those delicious textures that are discovered when the tide goes out. Working from photographs we will experiment with various mediums under watercolour and ink, and create a painting so rusty you can almost feel it.

75.00

Once you’ve booked your class you will be sent a confirmation email and more information regarding materials and equipment will be sent in good time for your session.

Friday Session:
All materials included, Whole Day, 10:00 - 16:00 (approximately, may finish earlier or later, please arrive by 09:45)
Project based, concentrating on combining media so that each participant goes home with a completed painting.
FULL demonstration of the project step-by-step.
Suitable for the COMPLETE BEGINNER, INTERMEDIATE or those lacking confidence after a break from painting.
A password will be sent to you nearer to your session for you to be able to download the resources that we will be using on the day but you will not need to prepare anything.

Downend Farm Studio is a fully-equipped, purpose-built studio with parking, disabled access, enclosed garden, toilet, and a kitchen area with drinks facilities. Refreshments are provided in all classes and workshops and a fridge is available to use if your packed lunch (please bring with you) needs to stay chilled. The studio also houses an art materials shop which will be open during your class and picture framing services you can enquire about.

Downend Farm Studio 3 Downend Farm, Bushes Road DT11 8SY United Kingdom (map)

If you are unsure if this class is suitable for you, please read the ‘Which Class?’ descriptions here

Before booking, please read through the terms of service here.

Quantity:
Only 5 available
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