One Day Workshops

 

MANNINGS HEATH

Mannings Heath summer garden 1 Mannings Heath autumn garden

 

 

Friendly and informal workshops at Leigh Ann’s home at Mannings Heath, Horsham RH13 6JQ.

One day workshops £48 per person.
All workshops and classes start at 10am and finish at 3.30pm. Coffee on arrival and a light lunch included.

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HEAVENLY HELLEBORES
Suitable for all abilities
Illustrate the delicate beauty of hellebore flowers, by using painting techniques which allow you to gently combine shades of green, pink and purple in these beautiful flowers.

Date: Tuesday 27th February 2018
Duration: 1 day
Availability: 4 PLACES

PRIMULAS AND POLYANTHUS
Suitable for all abilities
Capture the bright, bold colours of these Spring flowers, and learn techniques for painting their complex cushioned leaves.

Date: Monday 26th March 2018
Duration: 1 day
Availability: 5 PLACES

IRISES AND FREESIAS
Suitable for all abilities
Discover the botanical relationship of these flowers, and learn about their characteristics before illustrating them in watercolour.

Date: Tuesday 12th June 2018
Duration: 1 day
Availability: 5 PLACES

BOTANICAL DRAWING
Suitable for all abilities
Botanical Drawing workshops are ideal as a foundation for those considering enrolment onto a longer course or who would like to make general improvements to their botanical drawing techniques. Consider a number of fundamental skills, including observational study, the effect of light on a 3D structure and adding details such as textures and veins.

Date: Friday 7th September 2018
Duration: 1 day
Availability: 6 PLACES

THE COLOURS OF AUTUMN
Suitable for all abilities
Make the most of the array of autumn colour before the onset of winter. Enjoy creating a seasonal painting of colourful leaves, fruits and berries using watercolours or coloured pencils.

Date: Monday 15th October 2018
Duration: 1 day
Availability: 6 PLACES


PAINSHILL PARK

Painshill

Painshill, England’s most elegant 18th century landscape garden is situated in Cobham, Surrey.

One day workshops £60 per person (members £55) to include a buffet lunch.
For more information and to book contact Painshill directly on 01932 868113 email education@painshill.co.uk or visit www.painshill.co.uk

2018 WORKSHOP DATES COMING SOON


WEALD AND DOWNLAND OPEN AIR MUSEUM

Weald and Downland Museum

Chichester, West Sussex PO18 0EU

One day workshops £60 per person. Fees include all tuition, teas and coffees. The museum cafe will be open or you can bring a packed lunch.

For more information and to book contact the museum on 01243 811931 or visit their website here.

BOTANICAL ILLUSTRATION: THE COTTAGE HERB GARDEN
Suitable for all abilities

On this one day course, you can enjoy creating realistic botanical illustrations, based on seasonal herbs from our own Museum gardens, with plenty of help and guidance from your tutor. This course is suitable for all abilities and allows you the opportunity to work at your own pace.

Date: Sunday 13th May 2018
Duration: 1 day
Time: 10am – 4pm
Availability: PLEASE CHECK DIRECT WITH THE MUSEUM

BOTANICAL ILLUSTRATION: NATURE’S HARVEST
Suitable for all abilities

This is a wonderful opportunity to explore and study nature’s harvest here at the Museum. Discover the beautiful colours, patterns and textures of a variety of autumn leaves, berries, seed pods, hips and haws on this fascinating one day course. Enjoy creating realistic botanical illustrations by drawing and painting them with precision and accuracy with plenty of help and guidance from your tutor. This course is suitable for all abilities and allows you the opportunity to work at your own pace.

Date: Sunday 9th September 2018
Duration: 1 day
Time: 10am – 4pm
Availability: PLEASE CHECK DIRECT WITH THE MUSEUM


ASPIRE SUSSEX LTD

Aspire - Composition exercise 2 Aspire - student work 1 - shadow colours for yellow flowers

 

 

Workshops in Horsham, Burgess Hill and Chichester, West Sussex. For more information and to book please visit www.aspiresussex.org.uk or call 0845 6010161

BOTANICAL ILLUSTRATION: WINTER FLOWERS AND FRUITS
Suitable for all abilities.

The course is about learning to create botanical illustrations of a variety of winter flowers and fruits, such as hellebores, cyclamen, apples, pears and hedgerow fruits. There will be an emphasis on drawing with precision and accuracy, including observational drawing of botanical structures, the science of botany, composition skills, and using watercolour painting techniques suitable for botanical illustration.

Date: Saturday 27th January 2018
Duration: 1 day
Time: 10am – 4pm
Availability: PLEASE CHECK DIRECT WITH ASPIRE

BOTANICAL ILLUSTRATION: EARLY SPRING FLOWERING BULBS
Suitable for all abilities.

The course is about learning to create botanical illustrations of early spring flowering bulbs, such as crocus, narcissi and iris. There will be an emphasis on drawing with precision and accuracy, including observational drawing of botanical structures, the science of botany, composition skills, and using watercolour painting techniques suitable for botanical illustration.

Date: Saturday 24th February 2018
Duration: 1 day
Time: 10am – 4pm
Availability: PLEASE CHECK DIRECT WITH ASPIRE

BOTANICAL ILLUSTRATION: SPRING FLOWERS IN GRAPHITE AND COLOURED PENCIL
Suitable for all abilities.

The course is about learning to create botanical illustrations of Spring flowers, using a combination of graphite and coloured pencils. There will be an emphasis on drawing with precision and accuracy, including observational drawing of botanical structures, the science of botany, composition skills, and using graphite and coloured pencil techniques suitable for botanical illustration.

Date: Saturday 28th April 2018
Duration: 1 day
Time: 10am – 4pm
Availability: PLEASE CHECK DIRECT WITH ASPIRE

BOTANICAL ILLUSTRATION: SUMMER BLOOMS
Suitable for all abilities.

The course is about learning to create botanical illustrations of a variety of summer blooms, including roses, summer annuals and more complex structures such as chrysanthemums. There will be an emphasis on drawing with precision and accuracy, including observational drawing of botanical structures, the science of botany, composition skills, and using watercolour painting techniques suitable for botanical illustration.

Date: Saturday 9th June 2018
Duration: 1 day
Time: 10am – 4pm
Availability: PLEASE CHECK DIRECT WITH ASPIRE

BOTANICAL ILLUSTRATION: ILLUSTRATING ROSES
Suitable for all abilities.

The course is about learning to create botanical illustrations of roses, including cultivated and wild varieties. There will be an emphasis on drawing with precision and accuracy, including observational drawing of botanical structures, the science of botany, composition skills, and using watercolour painting techniques suitable for botanical illustration.

Date: Saturday 16th June 2018
Duration: 1 day
Time: 10am – 4pm
Availability: PLEASE CHECK DIRECT WITH ASPIRE