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‘Subtle Portraits from photographs’

Location – Gosforth Parish Church Hall

Length of the course8 weeks

Starts 5th of October 2017

Cost £96

Time – Thursdays from 1pm – 3pm

Free tea and coffee

Dates to attend:

5th, 12th, 19th October 2017

2nd, 9th, 16th, 23rd, 30th November 2017

Please note: no class at half term, the 26th of October 2017

final class – 7th December



‘Breaking the rules of watercolour’


‘More cake?’ Watercolour and gouache on toned laid paper – Jason Skill

Subject – The course is designed to help you see the potential of working with watercolour on a number of papers and surfaces that are non traditional alternatives to traditional watercolour paper.

Length of the course – 10 weeks on Wednesdays 10-12

Location – Newcastle Arts Centre

Starts   13th September 2017

Costs  £120



‘Painting the sea with watercolour’


‘Like flames in the fire’ 98x70cmWatercolour on tub sized satin paper – Jason Skill – private collection

Subject – Painting the sea with watercolour

Length of the course12 weeks on Wednesdays 1-3pm

Location – Newcastle Arts centre

Starts   13th September 2017

Costs  £164


Moving away from Realism in Still Life – Watercolours

‘Daff’s’ Watercolour – Jason Skill

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

Length of the course – 10 weeks Fridays 10-12

Location – Heaton

Starts 15th September 2017

Costs £120




No more Muddy colours …how to mix the colours you want when you need them.


Subject – The course is designed to help you improve your colour mixing. It will also provide you with a grounding in colour theory to help you make informed choices when you plan and paint your pictures.

Length of the course10 weeks on Mondays 10 – 1pm

Starts 11th September 2017

Location – Stocksfield

Refreshments – tea and coffee is included.

Level  – would suit a relative beginner to painting or someone who has been painting for some time

3 hours per lesson

Paint medium – this course can be undertaken using watercolours or acrylics

Costs  £180