Expressive Landscapes in Oil & Acrylic 2018

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Learn basic and advanced artistic skills in capturing sky, land and sea to create vibrant, expressive & atmospheric acrylic & oil landscape paintings

THEME: Expressive SKY, LAND & SEA in Acrylics & Oil

Dates & Times: Jan 18, 25 & Feb 8, 15, 22 (5 weeks), 7-9 PM

Location: Castle Park Arts Centre, Frodsham

Cost: £15 per session pay as you go or £75 total for all 5 weeks (payable at first session)

Level: Ideal for beginners or more advanced levels.

This 5 week art workshop explores various painting techniques and skills to create expressive landscape paintings under professional artist guidance and tuition using artist quality materials.

The course covers all aspects of landscape painting including working from photos, developing creative compositions & lively tonal value sketches, colour mixing, glazing, impasto plus mixed media techniques to develop finished paintings exploring different methods of mark making, paint application and artistic styles. Plenty demonstrations of painting techniques.


All artist quality materials provided (no need to buy). Free tea, coffee & parking.

Gift Vouchers from £15 can be used towards this course are now available upon request by email.

For information & bookings please contact Midge at
or phone 07808944550 

Also open to commissions and available for private tuition & art group demonstrations.


March 8-29th (4 weeks) – Encaustic & Cold Wax Still Life & Nature Painting

An introductory workshop into using encaustic (hot wax) and cold wax painting techniques with oil, collage & other media to create layered and textural still life paintings or paintings inspired by nature.

April 5th to May 17th (5 weeks) – Painting from Life

Learn the fundamentals of painting beautiful skin tones to abstracting colour in this painting from life workshop. Working from a live model develop sketches into beautiful figurative paintings. There will be an additional fee of £5 for each of the 4 life model sessions (1 session will not include a life model).

May 24th to June 28 (6 weeks) – Mixed Media Workshop  

More information on this one and courses for the rest of the year to follow so watch this space!

Book your place early to avoid disappointment or contact me by email to be added to my mailing list for future workshops.

For information & bookings please contact Midge at
or phone 07808944550 



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