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Art Courses 2019

We will be introducing a new series of classes and courses in September 2019 covering introductions to Pen and Ink and painting with Acrylic. In the next section we have a range of workshops based at the gallery and Plien Air Events 

Day Workshops 2019 (10.00 - 15.00 hrs approx)
  
Introduction to Pen and Ink: Sketching the Castle with Mark Hilsden
 Fri 3rd May
 
Weather permitting we will be sketching around Appleby Castle. Learn the Magic of using pens to draw and sketch buildings and landscapes. The tutor will show you how to create textures to suggest different surfaces and you will take home your picture mounted and ready to frame. All materials are provided including a buffet lunch and you get to take a special pen home to encourage you to practice .
 
Skill Level: Beginners and Intermediate
Cost £45.00
 
 
 
 What is Colour? Turning Rocks and Pigments into Paint with Mark Hilsden
 Fri 31st May
 
Stone, pigments and paint? How you can use pigments to make your colours regardless of medium. You control the strength of your paint instead of the manufacturer and its is easier to mix colours without creating mud.
A chance to make your own pigment from the local sandstone in the Eden Valley.
Includes buffet lunch and sample pot of pigment and binder.
 
Skill Level: Intermediate & Experienced
Cost £53.00
 
 
 
 
 
Sketching Appleby - A Plien Air Event - Pen and Ink with Mark Hilsden
Thurs 6th June    
 
Learn the Magic of using pens to draw and sketch buildings and landscapes. The tutor will show you how to create textures to suggest different surfaces and you will take home your picture mounted and ready to frame. All materials are provided including a buffet lunch and you get to take a special pen home to encourage you to practice .
 
Skill Level: Beginners and Intermediate
Cost £45.00
 
 
St Johns Vale Acrylic by Mark Hilsden
 Painting Landscapes in Acrylic with Mark Hilsden 
Fri 7th June   
 
Learn how to use and mix colour, create emotion using colour and design and why light is important in art. All materials are provided and you will take home a completed canvas. Includes a buffet lunch.
 
Skill Level Beginners and Intermediate
Cost £48.00
 
 
 
 
 
  
Mono flower Pastel with Margaret Shaw
Wed 12th June 
 
Learn the basics of how to create a special pastel picture with Margaret. All the materials you need are provided, at the end of the day your picture will be mounted ready for you to take home. Included in the price are some pastels so you can practice at home and of course a buffet lunch.
 
Skill level: Beginners
Cost: £45.00
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 Sketching Castle Ruins - A Plien Air Event - Pen and Ink with Mark Hilsden
Fri 14th June 
 
Learn the Magic of using pens to draw and sketch buildings and landscapes. The tutor will show you how to create textures to suggest different surfaces and you will take home your picture mounted and ready to frame. All materials are provided including a buffet lunch and you get to take a special pen home to encourage you to practice .
 
Skill Level: Beginners and Intermediate
Cost £45.00
 
 
 
 
 
 What is Colour? Mastering Pigments with Mark Hilsden
Wed 26th June 
 
What is colour, where does it come from? How you can use pigments to make your colours regardless of medium. You control the strength of your paint instead of the manufacturer and its is easier to mix colours without creating mud.
A chance to make your own pigment from the local sandstone in the Eden Valley.
Includes buffet lunch and sample pot of pigment and binder.
 
Skill Level: Intermediate & Experienced
Cost £53.00
 
 
 
 
 
 Painting Water in Acrylics with Mark Hilsden
Fri 28th
 
Learn how to use and mix colour, create emotion using colour and design and why light is important in art. All materials are provided and you will take home a completed canvas. Includes a buffet lunch.
 
Skill Level Beginners and Intermediate
Cost £48.00
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 Sketching Appleby Castle - Plien Air Event - Pen and Ink with Mark Hilsden
Thurs 4th July 
 
Learn the Magic of using pens to draw and sketch buildings and landscapes. The tutor will show you how to create textures to suggest different surfaces and you will take home your picture mounted and ready to frame. All materials are provided including a buffet lunch and you get to take a special pen home to encourage you to practice .
 
Skill Level: Beginners and Intermediate
Cost £45.00
  
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Storm Clouds Pastel with  Margaret Shaw
Fri 5th July

Learn the basics of how to create a special pastel picture with Margaret. All the materials you need are provided, at the end of the day your picture will be mounted ready for you to take home. Included in the price are some pastels so you can practice at home and of course a buffet lunch.
 
Skill level: Beginners
Cost: £45.00
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 Painting Landscapes Acrylic with  Mark Hilsden
Thurs 11th July 
 
Learn how to use and mix colour, create emotion using colour and design and why light is important in art. All materials are provided and you will take home a completed canvas. Includes a buffet lunch.
 
Skill Level Beginners and Intermediate
Cost £48.00
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Appleby Castle from the moat by Mark Hilsden
 Sketching Castle Ruins - A Plien Air Event - Pen and Ink with Mark Hilsden
Thurs 18th July 
 
Learn the Magic of using pens to draw and sketch buildings and landscapes. The tutor will show you how to create textures to suggest different surfaces and you will take home your picture mounted and ready to frame. All materials are provided including a buffet lunch and you get to take a special pen home to encourage you to practice .
 
Skill Level: Beginners and Intermediate
Cost £45.00
 
 
 
 
 
 
 Reflective Swan Pastel with Margaret Shaw
Wed 24th July 
 
Learn the basics of how to create a special pastel picture with Margaret. All the materials you need are provided, at the end of the day your picture will be mounted ready for you to take home. Included in the price are some pastels so you can practice at home and of course a buffet lunch.
 
Skill level: Beginners
Cost: £45.00
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 What is Colour? Understanding Pigments with Mark Hilsden
Fri 26th July
 
What is colour, where does it come from? How you can use pigments to make your colours regardless of medium. You control the strength of your paint instead of the manufacturer and its is easier to mix colours without creating mud.
A chance to make your own pigment from the local sandstone in the Eden Valley.
Includes buffet lunch and sample pot of pigment and binder.
 
Skill Level: Intermediate & Experienced
Cost £53.00
 

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