Classes & workshops

Drawing course

Drawn to Look with Susan Kester

6 week courses starting 18th April & 6th June
Tuesdays 10am-12.30pm

Come to enjoy and learn the skills of drawing in these ongoing classes with artist Susan Kester.  You will make drawings of a new subject in each session to encourage observational skills, develop techniques and experiment with materials, including pencils, coloured pencils, pastels, pen and ink, watercolours and collage. Beginners welcome.

Tea cake watercolours

Tea, Cake & Watercolours

6 week course starts 14th April
Fridays 2pm

Over this 6 week course you will learn the mindful arts of tea-drinking, cake-eating and watercolour painting. From making your own sketchbook to learning about materials, in addition to weekly watercolour painting; this is all you need to get started.

Week 1: Book-binding: make your own watercolour sketchbook
Week 2: Watercolours for holiday journals; an introduction
Week 3: Painting flowers in watercolour: try your hand at garden journaling
Week 4: Keeping a tea diary: illustrating your favourite mug (and slice of cake!)
Week 5: Landscapes and larger paintings.
Week 6: Painting and sketching people

All materials and refreshments included. Suitable for all levels of ability, but particularly aimed at beginners/those looking to gain confidence and routine within their painting.