Dates & subjects

Tuesdays 1 - 4 pm

 

DATES FOR SPRING 2019

 30 April 2019 will be the first session for 2019 Spring/Summer season.

April 30 - Spring Blooms, hints for composition

May 14  - Donkeys, goats and sheep (or moose?)

May 28 - Backlit trees - how to make them glow

June 11 - Still life: Strawberry Cream Tea

June 25 - People in a landscape

Aug 13 - Ponds and waterways

Aug 20 - Coastal scenes with rocks

Sep 10 - Craggy landscapes

Sep 24 - Late Summer blooms

Oct 8 - Underwater life

Oct 15 - Fall landscapes



 


Prices & booking

 

 

Introductory Offer £15 per session (£20 incl. all materials)

Click here to book, or call me  (07591 205371) to let me know you are coming (especially if you need materials).

CIFT CERTIFICATE FOR CHRISTMAS: Buy a package of 6 workshops at HOFS for £75!

This is the price for 5, so you get a great deal and you can lock in the 2018 price!

Click here to buy online, or email me here if you prefer not to shop on the internet.


what to bring

 

 

 

 

Painting Supplies:- 

brushes - a large wash brush, a round (about size 8 to 12), a smaller round for details (size 8 or smaller), (flat brush 1/2" optional) 

palette, - notepad/sketchbook, pencil (2B or more), eraser 

painting pad, block or at least three sheets of watercolour paper (A4 or larger), a support board if you have one 

watercolour paints, (I prefer the Artists' tube paints by Winsor & Newton,) 

recommended colours: Winsor (phthalo) blue (green shade), French Ultramarine, Permanent Alizarin Crimson, Cadmium Red, Cadmium Yellow, Lemon Yellow Hue, in other words a warm and cool version of each primary colour, as a basic palette, plus optional extras could be: Burnt Sienna, Permanent Sap Green, Dioxazine Purple, Permanent Rose, Quinacridone Gold, Indigo, Burnt Umber. Don'tworry if you don't have all these - just bring what you have. 

We will sometimes paint from live scenes in front of you, or if you prefer you can work from photos - bring your own if you have some you like, or I can provide a choice of reference material.

 

NB   I can now supply SAA materials for you to buy at highly competitive prices eg Bockingford 140 lbs and 200 lbs paper.


where to find us

HOFS is right on the A13 at Hadleigh,  opposite Morrisons Supermarket.

 

FREE parking onsite, on the RHS opposite Morrisons, where the one-way traffic starts.

 

See listing also on WhereCanWeGo.com