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Online Tuition  

Gain the knowledge and skills that you need to create truly beautiful oil paintings via my Patreon page. From as little as £3 per month you will have access to articles and videos that have been designed to cover everything that you need to know to paint in oils. In the videos I will take you through the whole process of making a painting from start to finish. You will not only have a view of the painting, but also of the palette, allowing you to see each colour as it is being mixed. Additionally, you can download a digital image of the subject being painted, so that you can paint along step at a time with the luxury of being able to stop and rewind at any point.

Fortnightly workshops

Come along to my painting workshops and develop the skills needed to create your own works of art. You'll learn techniques to improve your drawing and painting, have fun and make new friends along the way. 

I'm a qualified teacher with almost 20 years teaching experience. The lessons are progressive and aim to build your confidence through a series of focussed exercises. You'll learn how to draw accurately, 'see' values and understand colour theory. You will learn the complete process of creating an oil painting and will gain a thorough understanding of materials and techniques. The workshops are run from 9:00am until 1:00pm fortnightly from the comfort of Hankelow Village Hall. The lessons are £20 per person. Refreshments are provided.

I also provide pottery lessons on a 1-2 or 1-2 basis. The lessons are £40 per hour. This includes all materials plus two firings. You will be taught how to throw a pot on the wheel as well as well as how o create decorative flat work. The lessons can be tailored to your individual needs eg. if there's something specific you'd like to make we can help you to achieve this.

If you are interested in attending or would like further information please email me using the form below.

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