Focusing on trees and techniques for creating atmosphere, depth and texture. Shari will bring plenty of visual references of trees and, of course, we have all the beautiful trees at Dillington for inspiration.
We will explore setting up wet into wet backgrounds with lovely light and atmosphere for our trees to grow out of. Experimenting with a variety of techniques for distant trees, birches, gnarly, twisted old trunks and enjoying some autumn colour.
We will cover brush techniques and mark making as well as some interesting ways to create surface pattern and texture like bark.
Residential Fees From: £376. Non Residential: £252.
Course runs from Dinner on Friday to Lunch on Sunday.
Shari Hills is a member of the Drawn to the Valley group of artists based around the Tamar valley. She regularly exhibits in a variety of galleries, demonstrates for art groups and teaches classes and workshops.
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