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An expressive acrylic painting workshop with artist and ‘Develop Your Painting’ workshop leader, Sara Dudman RWA.

This workshop will focus on developing your painterly mark-making, gesture, energy and expression. We will focus on ‘evoking’ rather than ‘describing’ subject-matter, working specifically from coastal imagery. Let loose the inner artist within you in this one-day painting workshop. During the day, Sara will guide you through tried and trusted ideas and techniques for creating expressive paintings, evoking the experience of being by the coast.

There will be a lunch break in the middle of the day with time to buy lunch from the in-house coffee shop or please feel bring along a packed lunch to eat. Tea and coffee will be supplied at the start of the day.

The ticket price includes a basic painting kit with the following items:
A primed canvas
Acrylic paint
Acrylic brushes – various sizes including some larger flat brushes
An old plate for mixing colours
A3 drawing paper + charcoal
Please bring along your own apron to wear and any other materials of your own you would like to use.

About Sara:

Sara Dudman RWA is a painter, drawer and art educator. She studied Fine Art at Loughborough College of Art and Design and gained her Masters at De Montfort University. She exhibits extensively including the Royal Academy Summer Exhibition, The National Open Art Prize and The Jerwood Drawing Prize as well as regularly exhibiting in New York, London, Cornwall and Hamburg. She was elected an RWA academician in 2016. Her rich career includes teaching, lecturing and advising on art in universities, schools, museums, galleries and The National Trust. A deep curiosity about relationships and places underpins her creative practice and is fuelled by regular residential research trips throughout the British Isles and beyond. She lives and works in Somerset.



10 October 2020 10:00AM

This is a past event

Ticket Prices

Full Price from £64.00
Suitable for Adults

Running Time

All Day