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Book a workshop: Colour Confidence 1st-2nd July

by | Jun 7, 2022 | Tuition

Do you want to gain a fearless approach and practical understanding to simplify your use of colour and transform your landscape paintings? Then come along and join my ‘Colour Confidence’ 2-day workshop on 1st-2nd July!
'Now sleeps the crimson' an oil painting by Sarah Jane Brown

Workshop: Colour Confidence

Tutor: Sarah Jane Brown

Duration: 2-day workshop

Date: Friday 1st – Saturday 2nd July 2022

Time: 10 am – 5 pm (Lunch 30- 40 mins starting at around 1 pm)

Max places: 10

Cost: £195 per person

What to expect:

Clear instruction with demos, along with practical exercises and learning through playful experimentation using acrylic paint. This is a fun 2 day workshop to help you inject colour into your landscapes.

You will learn:

  • Accurate colour mixing skills so you can always get the colour you want.
  • How different colour pigments behave, their intrinsic tonal values, and how to use them to maximum impact.
  • My simple colour system and how to use it to enhance your painting without getting bogged down in theory.
  • An understanding of warm and cool colours, how to identify them and how to use them liven up your paintings.
  • How to retain the clarity of colours and avoid making them muddy.

NB: Suitable for all abilities although SOME painting experience is advisable for this workshop. If you are unsure about this please contact us to arrange a chat!

COURSE OUTLINE

Arrive at 9.45 a.m. for coffee and chat

10.00 am start

Morning:

Welcome & Housekeeping

1st lecture/demo

Painting Exercise

2nd lecture/demo

Painting Exercise

Break for lunch:

A light lunch is provided or bring you own if you prefer.

(Tea and coffee available through out the day)

Afternoon:

3rd lecture/demo

Full Painting Exercise

Final Group Discussion

Pack up

All materials and equipment are provided but if you have your own items you would particularly like to use, or a personal sketchbook, then feel free to bring them with you.

Colour Confidence workshop takes place in my spacious and well equipped studio in the heart of the stunning Pembrokeshire Coast National Park. All materials and equipment are provided and included in the cost so all you need to do is turn up with a willingness to learn and have fun! A complimentary light lunch and refreshments are available throughout each day.

There’s lots of information on my Tuition page, plus some FAQs and T&Cs to read for further details. If you have any questions or special requirements, please get in touch.

SJB Fine Art Studio is located just a mile or so from Newgale Beach, close to the popular village of Solva and Britain’s smallest city of St. Davids with its historic buildings and stunning scenery. There is plenty of local accommodation to suit every taste and budget.

PLEASE NOTE! My Colour Confidence 2-day workshop will also run on 30th September – 1st October!

Here’s the full list of workshops for 2022:

Spaces can fill up quickly, so remember to book your dates in good time!

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SARAH JANE BROWN GSA

Passionate painter and tutor. Expressive work inspired and informed by the Welsh coastal landscape. Lover of light, space, optimism and sensitivity.

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