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atmospheric watercolour silver birches

Forests Watercolour Workshop

Sunday 9th June, Helmsley Arts Centre, 10-1

  • 50 British pounds
  • Helmsley

Places available


Course Description

Unleash your inner artist and join North Yorkshire artist Ione for a Forests Watercolour Workshop at the lovely Helmsley Arts Centre. This workshop focuses on capturing the atmospheric beauty of forests using watercolours. Embrace your creativity and learn new skills in a fun and supportive environment. This workshop is suitable for all levels, from absolute beginners to anyone wanting to explore new techniques. No drawing needed. After an exploration of the colours and techniques, you’ll by guided step by step to create two forest-based landscapes to take home with you. Using a limited but vibrant palette, you’ll explore some fun and easy to use techniques (cling film, spatter and wax resist) as well as practising more traditional washes and wet in wet painting. All materials are provided and refreshments are available. The course runs from 10am to 1pm. There are many lovely lunch spots available in Helmsley. Some onsite parking is available at the Arts Centre and there is plenty of on street parking around the town. Ione is an landscape artist and tutor with over 30 years' teaching experience. Her aim in her teaching is for you to feel supported to develop confidence and skill in using the wonderful medium of watercolour - and for you to explore your own creativity.


Contact Details

  • Helmsley Arts Centre, Helmsley, York, UK

    07508 621515

    ioneharrisonart@gmail.com


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