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Moving away from realism with flower painting

This course is designed to help you make flower painting images that are modern, colourful, playful and inventive.

Length of the course10 weeks

Starts  12th January 2018

Costs  £120


Level  – suited to those who have some experience of watercolour painting . Not recommended for total beginners

Time –  Fridays from 10:00 till 12:00  

Dates to attend:

12th, 19th, 26th January 2018

2nd, 9th and 23rd February 2018

Please note:  no classes on at half term – 16th February

2nd, 9th, 16th March 2017




Portraits – past and present methods

Subject –  Portraits – past and present methods

Mediums – Water soluble oils and acrylics

Level  – This course would suit both beginners and those with previous experience of portait painting..


Length of the course10 weeks

Starts 11th of January 2018

Cost  £120

Time –  Thursdays from 1pm – 3pm

Free tea and coffee

Location – Gosforth Parish Church Hall

Dates to attend:

11th, 18th, 25th january 2018

1st, 8th, 16th, 22nd february 2018

Please note:  no class at half term,  the 15th of February

1st, 9th, 16th March 2018


Painting portraits in watercolour

‘Ben Haslam ‘ Watercolour on Bristol board 1993 – Jason Skill

Subject – Portaits in watercolour.

Length of the course10 weeks

Location – Newcastle Arts Centre