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New Classes for 2015

My New Years resolution is to learn something new, although I haven’t yet decided exactly what. Now is the perfect time to follow your dream and open your mind. 215 more words

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Mermaid workshop ~ the Paintings

Excellent results from the workshop, lots of exciting approaches using a wide variety of mediums. Students experimented with the fantasy element of the subject matter, adding textures and colours based on the model and props but individual flair. 26 more words

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MERMAID WORKSHOP IN MAY

Spend the whole day working from a reclining Mermaid with undersea tableaux, suitable for all painting or mixed-mediums and experimental techniques. Poster image is an example not the actual model for the session.  22 more words

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PASTEL PORTRAIT SPRING WORKSHOP 2014

Over the winter I have been invited to demonstrate pastel portraits at the Weald of Kent,  Pevensey Bay and the Fairlight Art groups. These events were very well attended by interested members and everyone seemed so enthusiastic and excited about this versatile medium. 130 more words

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INTRODUCING COLOUR in 2014

Tuesday morning Portrait classes are bursting with colour in the New Year. During December students started working with pastels as a natural progression from charcoal and chalk, gradually adding one colour per session to build confidence with the medium. 96 more words

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PORTRAITS IN PASTELS 2013

Students have been working with pastels for the last few sessions. We began using just one colour along with charcoal and chalk, gradually including more colours and looking at skin tones. 53 more words

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Welcome to the New Term of 2012

Hello and welcome to our new term of exciting Art courses.

Lots to do, plenty to learn, friends to make and faces to gurn (?)..hay, we all have our ‘painting face’…you know the one with the tongue out, all screwed up in concentration? 220 more words

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