Workshops and Classes

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 27th  March 2018 and you can still join after this date

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,

Le10 1DD

Class times are Tuesday mornings 10 till 12 noon and Friday mornings 10 till 12 noon.

The next term starts 10th April 2018

To book:

Please contact gallery owner Rose direct for more information:

Tel: 01455 636339


Online booking:

Gift vouchers

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


April 15th 2018 Sun 10 till 4pm

Cornish Seascape

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.








Outdoor Workshops

Venues are currently being planned for 2018


Acrylic Full Day Workshops

For beginners and intermediate

Dates to be arranged

Fancy a simpler subject? I will guide you through painting these  lovely lines and shapes in this photo of mine  taken at Holywell Bay 24th march 2018




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