Mural-Making with Antonia Black

2019-11-28T10:48:07+00:00June 13th, 2020|, |

Join us in the marquee on the village green for a free drop-in mural-making family friendly art workshop with our wonderful Artist in Residence Antonia Black! No booking required and all ages and generations welcome This is a free family event in the lead up to our big family theatre event in the afternoon - [...]

Seeing Sound – the colour of music in the 20th Century

2019-11-18T15:01:45+00:00June 11th, 2020|, |

The connection between colour and music goes back to Aristotle, and composers have conceived music as colour ever since. Using piano demonstrations and a trove of audio excerpts, Jonathan James will illustrate how music - keys, tonalities, chords and tone - can be 'seen' and how colour, for some late Romantics and early modernists, became [...]

Portrait Drawing Workshop with Nick Logan in Charcoal & Sanguine

2019-12-05T14:10:03+00:00June 11th, 2020||

Working from a live model, Nick with show you a simple method for depicting the face. There will be an emphasis on value contrast/compression, edges, anatomy, flat and volumetric form. Suitable for all abilities - participants do not need to bring any materials apart from an easel as all will be supplied Restricted to 12 [...]

Exclusive 2 Day Plein air workshop with Haidee-Jo Summers

2019-11-06T12:30:49+00:00June 9th, 2020||

An opportunity to practice plein air painting in oils with Haidee-Jo Summers, member of the Royal Institute of Oil painters and author of Vibrant Oils, to guide you. In the special setting of Russell House, where Sargent famously painted Carnation, Lily, Lily, Rose, learn about Haidee-Jo’s fresh and vibrant approach to capturing the light and [...]

Capturing the Moment: Rapid Sketching Techniques with Tim Fisher

2019-11-14T17:22:58+00:00June 8th, 2020||

Introducing colour, participants will build upon the learning points of the previous day, looking at recording the scene in ink and wash, using either watercolour or coloured pencil to complete the scene. This second day is for those who wish to get a better grasp of the watercolour process though loose and lively sketching. Artists [...]

Impressionist oil painting figure demonstration and book-signing by Haidee-Jo Summers ROI

2019-12-01T11:08:52+00:00June 7th, 2020|, , |

Watch contemporary impressionist artist Haidee-Jo Summers, member of the Royal Institute of Oil painters, paint a complete oil painting from start to finish from a live model. Haidee-Jo strives for simplicity and economy in her work, and she will show you how she makes every mark count. There will also be an opportunity to meet [...]

Capturing the Moment: Rapid Sketching Techniques with Tim Fisher

2019-11-15T17:21:51+00:00June 7th, 2020||

Working with pen, pencil or charcoal learn fast and effective ways of recording scenes in a landscape setting in and around the picturesque village of Broadway. Artists will focus on ways of capturing the scene and honing drawing skills. Those attending will appreciate how to observe, interpret and create sketches as a record, or potentially [...]

2 Day Watercolour Workshop with Brian Smith

2019-07-25T11:39:53+01:00August 30th, 2019||

Brian is renowned for his fine and translucent watercolours that magically capture time and place and have won him recognition, both national and international, in exhibitions including the Royal Institute of Painters in Watercolour and the Royal Society of Marine Artists. During this two day workshop Brian will share with you his approach to painting [...]

The Great Broadway Paint-Off 2019!

2019-08-14T15:40:03+01:00August 17th, 2019|, |

Announcing ..... Prizes for The Great Broadway Paint-Off 2019 on Aug 17th! The fabulous 1st Prize is a £200 art materials voucher from Jackson's Art Supplies. Other prizes include: - £100 voucher towards a workshop of your choice at the Broadway Arts Festival in June 2020. - Set of 76 Derwent Inktense pencils kindly donated by [...]

2 Day Landscape Painting Workshop with Caroline Chappell

2019-05-31T15:42:50+01:00July 12th, 2019||

A two-day landscape painting workshop with award winning artist Caroline Chappell. Inspired by the beautiful Lavender Farm near Snowshill, this workshop will explore abstraction and expressive mark-making in relation to landscape. You will be working in the new studio at Little Buckland Gallery and at Snowshill Lavender Farm. Using a range of media to include: [...]