October 2019

“CAPTURING THE PAST” in Mixed media

Suitable for all levels of experience

A two day workshop using photo-transference to create an image of a loved relative on canvas, such as grandparents, and using mixed media to create the background and details of the figure or face. Participants will use gesso, watercolour, acrylic paint, charcoal and colour pencils as well as using collage to create texture. Two separate works may be created in this workshop with demonstrations at each step.

6th/7th October

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october 2019


Suitable for all levels of experience

This workshop is spread over two non-consecutive days with time in between for the canvas preparation and painting of the bird to dry thoroughly before the next step. You may work from your own photos or those supplied by the tutor. Acrylic paint, gesso, collage and watercolour will be used on the canvas and demonstrations will be given

throughout to obtain life, colour and excitement in the work. The course includes discussion on composition, design and how to achieve exciting effects with the assorted media.

20th and 27th October

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