Silk Painting Big and Bold

Art - Practical


Residential course

John Farmelo

24 January 2021 to 28 January 2021

£452 materials provided

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Silk Painting Big and Bold’ is suitable for both experienced painters and those new to the medium.

The course will start with an exploration of the basic techniques of silk painting and is followed by a longer period when course members will be helped and encouraged to develop individual projects. Participants usually find silk painting both rewarding and relaxing.

All materials are provided and charged according to how much silk is used although people are welcome to bring their own materials if they prefer.

Residential Fees From: £676.   Non Residential: £452

Tutor information

John Farmelo is a trained teacher and experienced tutor who has been teaching silk painting for over thirty years. He ran a textile gallery and workshop in Arundel for a number of years but now concentrates on teaching. He has run numerous courses at residential centres throughout the UK and abroad.

Covid information

Dillington House wishes to reassure everyone that we are working closely with Somerset County Council to ensure every measure is being taken to make Dillington House a safe place for everyone.

All course participants will be sent further guidance prior to the course date.

Dillington House is following Government guidelines and adhering to new guidance including local or national lockdowns.

All places booked can be transferred or refunded in the event this course is cancelled. Individuals who are affected by local lockdowns will be able to transfer to an alternative course. All other terms and conditions apply.