Beginner or more experienced you will enjoy the friendly, relaxed, individual tutoring as Claire likes to develop your own strength and style so promoting confidence in your learning.
Forth coming events, classes and workshops
Held at Claire's Studio on Tuesdays
Afternoons 2 till 4pm
Evenings 7 till 9pm
£40 per 5 week course
The next course starts on:
Tuesday 20th February 2018
Acrylics, water colours, pastels, pencil, charcoal, pen and ink mixed media and more
Subjects range from abstract, landscapes, seascapes, animals, architecture, trains, boats and planes and much more. You can have a project set for you or choose your own subject
Contact Claire to book on 07760 357733
Claire also teaches at:
The Ten 2 Gallery, 102 Castle Street, Hinckley,
Class times are Tuesday mornings 10 till 12 noon and Friday mornings 10 till 12 noon.
The next term starts 16th Jan 2018
Please contact gallery owner Rose direct for more information:
Tel: 01455 636339
Online booking: www.ten2gallery.co.uk
Art Societies and groups
Work Shops or demonstrations can be booked for your art society WI or social clubs these can be half or full day please contact Claire for more information
Available in denominations of £10 these can be put towards purchasing cards, prints, original paintings, classes or workshops held at Claire’s studio.
You can pay by cheque or BACS just contact Claire to discuss.
Full Day Work Shops
These are regular monthly workshops for approximately eight students, held at Claire’s studio at her home
New subjects being planned for 2018 dates
Feb 11th 2018 Sun 10 till 4pm Drawing and Painting Birds Do you struggle to put birds in your compostitions?
For this work shop Claire will be providing images of Jenny Wren, Blackbirds and Gulls all in different positions and at different angles and helping you to get the perspective correct when adding into your paintings.
There is a particular image that Claire loves and it’s the Gulls catching the early morning peach coloured light in front of the Scots Pines at the back of her house and she will be demonstrating this to you.
Mar 11th2018 Sun 10 till 4pm
Street Scene Warwick
I will be focusing on a street scene of this historical town and observing some of its fabulous architecture you will be learning how to create the effect of old stone, put details in perspective and capture the atmosphere.
April 15th 2018 Sun 10 till 4pm
Capture the vibrancy of the coast with aquamarine sea, rugged rocky cliffs, golden sands, clear skys, etc etc. If you have any favourite photos of your own feel free to bring them along to work from and relive your seaside memories
May 13th 2018 Sun 10 till 4pm
Paint Claire’s Garden
If you know Claire then you will know she loves her garden and although she has only moved house in 2017 there is lots of interest and colour for you to choose from such as roses, cardoons, penstamens, cordalines, holly, various shrubs and lots more.
June 10th 2018 Sun 10 till 4pm
Butterfies, Bugs and Bees
You will be able to work through several images and if you choose create greetings cards from these.There are a lot of beautiful species we can portray with some great techniques and learn how to get the furry effect of a bumble bee and its transparent wings.
Venues are currently being planned for 2018
Acrylic Full Day Workshops
For beginners and intermediate
Dates to be arranged
Above Gulls and Scotts Pines below bird studies
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