Abbotts Ann Arts
Art Classes & Life Drawing Workshops

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Art Class



TUESDAY APRIL 4th: £35.00
Be bold and dive into the world of textural abstract art with this very special 4 hour acrylics taster workshop! This taster session is designed to give you a tantalizing flavour of what is to come on the six week summer course. But in just one session you will learn how to compose and produce a piece of abstract art and have fun exploring and experimenting with some of the textural gels and interference mediums that will be used on the longer course. This workshop is an exciting opportunity to let your creativity go wild with texture, colour and form! 
ALL MATERIALS PROVIDED including canvases. £35.00 per person. spaces limited to six per class. (By doing the taster workshop, there is no obligation to sign onto the Summer Course). Hot refreshments and cake also provided!

AM SESSION: 9.30-1.30pm 
PM SESSION: 2-6pm 
EVENING SESSION: 6.15-10.15pm

EMAIL; [email protected] to book your place. Or phone Kelly on 07772 141619.

TUESDAY APRIL 18th: £160
Building on from the taster workshop, this course will focus on exploring the possibilities of acrylics with the incorporation of gels, pastes and interference mediums. Learn how to apply and create beautiful bold textures and sumptuous surface finishes that can enhance your own style and subject matter. throughout this course you will have open access to a huge range of acrylic paints, brand new painting tools and an exciting range of gels, pastes and mediums, ready for you to explore and play with, as well as a large range of canvases and canvas boards to choose from!

This course starts on Tuesday 18th April and runs for six sessions every other week. 
The course fee is £160 with all materials provided. Payment can be made via cheque or bank transfer ( details on request) before the beginning of the term.

Exact course times and dates are as follows:
Every other Tuesday:
AM CLASS: 10-1pm
PM CLASS: 2-5pm
April 18th, May 2nd, 16th, 30th, June 13th & 27th.

Please email: [email protected]k to book your place or for further information.

Abbotts Ann Arts classes are made up from people of all ages and all levels of experience. Whether you're a complete beginner or have been practicing art for a number of years but you feel you'd like to get back into it or simply learn more, come along get creative in a relaxed and informal setting. Beginners wanting to take up art classes are especially welcome.

The course consists of a set of practical exercises designed to introduce the essential ideas and practices needed to draw and paint well. From still life inspirations to landscape and figurative exercises, experience proves that most people can make huge progress with just a little useful instruction and a few hours practice. Five to ten weeks is enough to make a big difference to almost everyone who starts as a beginner. The set up provides a visual stimulus and differentiated methods of application to suit the needs of every student. We will be studying a range of subject matter that will change weekly to ensure fresh inspiration is always on tap. 


The course fee is £120 for the term . There is also a £20 materials fee which provides you with all of your materials including paint, paper and specialist painting tools, materials.

Complimentary refreshments and biscuits are provided in all classes.

Booking is essential as spaces are limited so please email: [email protected] to book your place in advance or to receive further information.