Our masterclasses are open to both members and the wider public covering a diverse range of topics. Each is a mix of demonstration and hands on practice aimed at participants of all ability levels. Each is run by an acknowledged “Master” in their field. 

John Hoffman

27 April 2024: Still Life in Oils

John will lead us through constructing a still life painting using oils.

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18 May 2024: Quick Poses With Model

Amanda will lead this session as we explore non-traditional approaches to drawing from life. Abstracting the figure and exploring different ways of making.

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15 June 2024: How not to be afraid of colour and tame the palette

This will be an experimental workshop led by Trish Bishop using watercolour and Japanese Koh-I-Nor paints.

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20 July 2024: Botanical art

Claire Sparkes will lead us using watercolour over graphite combining detailed tonal graphite pencil drawing and waterclour painting techniques.

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