Watercolour Woodland

Art - Practical

Residential course

Shari Hills

21 October 2022 to 23 October 2022

From £240 Non Residential

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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: £358.   Non Residential: £240.

Course runs from Dinner on Friday to Lunch on Sunday.

Tutor information

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.

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.