Art Classes and Workshops
in Elmstead Market, Essex

STILL RUNNING AT THE MOMENT

Come and have fun and discover your talents!

Small, relaxed and casual art classes and workshops for beginners and improvers.
Perfect for those who want to dabble, in a friendly atmosphere.

Held in the Elmstead Community Centre, Elmstead Market, Colchester – tea and coffee supplied!

Using Black Backgrounds
One Day Workshop

Tuesday 14th April
10.30am – 3.30pm

Black backgrounds are great fun and not scary! In the morning, we will work on 3 different types of black surface, using different mediums on each, break for lunch, then in the afternoon you choose which surface to use to complete a picture, using photographs supplied.

£55.00

Beginners and Refreshers Watercolours
Six Week Course

Tuesdays 10.30am – 12.30pm
from 21st April to 26th May

We will go through a different watercolour technique each week including basic washes, graduated washes, wet in wet, showing you all the techniques required to get you started in watercolours.

£90.00

Pen and Watercolours
One Day Workshop

Friday 15th May
10.30am – 3.30pm

To start, we will go through basic pen techniques and do shading excercies. Then, using photographs supplied, we will use pen and watercolours, working on small illustrations throughout the day to produce 4 finished pieces of work.

£55.00

Coloured Pencils Introduction
One Day Workshop

Saturday 27th June
10.30am – 3.30pm

We will go through the basics of how to use coloured pencils, learning patience and how lovely this medium is. Working from photographs and still life, we will produce small illustrations of different subjects, building up your confidence in using coloured pencils.

£55.00

Working with Soft Pastels
Six Week Course

Tuesdays 10.30am – 12.30pm
from 7th July to 11th August

Over the 6 weeks we will use soft pastels trying out different papers and learning different techniques to enable you to paint skies, landcapes, seascapes, fur and stil life. A great way to experiment with this lovely medium.

£90.00

Working with Pastels
One Day Workshop

Friday 21st August
10.30am – 3.30pm

Starting with learning how to transfer an image onto your paper, we will use soft pastels to produce a finished picture from photographs supplied, or bring your own photograph sized to A4.

£55.00

Working with Coloured Pencils
Six Week Course

Tuesdays 10.30am – 12.30pm
from 22nd September to 27th October

We will go through the basics of how to use coloured pencils, learning patience and how lovely this medium is. Working from photographs and still life, we will produce small illustrations of different subjects, building up your confidence in using coloured pencils over the weeks.

£90.00

Beginners and Refreshers Watercolours
One Day Workshop

Thursday 26th November
10.30am – 3.30pm

We will go through different watercolour techniques including basic washes, graduated washes, wet in wet, showing you all the techniques required to get you started in watercolours. We will then put them all together and produce a lovely painting to take away.

£55.00

WHERE TO SEE JACQUELINE AND HER WORK

Marks Tey Art Club Workshop

12th March, we will be painting sunsets in Pastels.

Holland Art Society Demonstration

25th March, demonstrating a Yorkshire Terrier in Pastels.

Summer Craft Market, Dedham

Saturday 18th July
Dedham Assembly Rooms. Details to follow.

Frinton Art Society Demonstration

15th October, demonstrating a Tropical Bird in Pastels.

Beth Chatto Christmas Craft Fair

Saturday 24th November and Sunday 25th November.

Christmas Craft Market, Dedham

Saturday 5th December
Dedham Assembly rooms. Details to follow.

Craft Market in Alresford, Colchester

April, June, August, October, November
9.00am – 12.00pm
Alresford Village Hall, CO7 8AS Alresford, Essex

Farmers & Craft Market in Wivenhoe, Colchester

March, May, September, November, December
9.30am-1.00pm
Wivenhoe Congregational Church, Wivenhoe