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Drawing & painting

Making art is a wonderful way to express ourselves. It’s mindful too which is great for our mental wellbeing. Our Virtual Village Hall artists and art tutors want you to have fun experimenting. It’s not about creating a masterpiece, it’s about trying something new. Here you’ll find sketching and drawing classes, watercolour and acrylic painting demonstrations, and paint pouring and plate painting sessions. Why not pick up a drawing pencil, pen or paintbrush today and see where it takes you? 

Tutor: Sam Grubb, artist and illustrator

Join freelance illustrator and graphic designer, Sam, for a fun illustration workshop.

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Tutor: Sam Grubb, artist and illustrator

Join artist, illustrator and graphic designer, Sam, for a creative, fun illustration workshop.

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Tutor: Rachel Moore, print artist

Join print maker, Rachel, for an introduction to the art of bamboo dip pen and ink drawing.

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Tutor: Heidi Summers, craft tutor

Join craft tutor Heidi as she introduces us to paint pouring

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Tutor: Liz Emtage, art teacher and ceramicist

Liz demonstrates how to make a colour wheel by blending primary colour paints.

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Tutor: Liz Emtage, art teacher and ceramicist

The basics of foreshortening, an optical illusion in drawing that shows an object’s depth

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Tutor: Mili Jayadeep, artist

Acrylic painting tutorial which includes sketching prior to painting and how to layer and mix acrylic paints.

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Tutor: Liz Emtage, art teacher and ceramicist

Art teacher Liz explains how to draw negative spaces – the space in between objects. No art or drawing experience necessary.

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Tutor: Sue, illustrator

Illustrator Sue demonstrates how to paint ceramic tiles and plates with beautiful designs.

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Tutor: Liz Emtage, art teacher and ceramicist

how to draw shiny or reflective objects like glass or metal

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