Painting the Fen Landscape - Watercolour Workshop

Bring out your creativity with this day of watercolour painting to capture the landscape and skies of Wicken Fen.

  • Booking essential

Our tutor Samara Philpott takes you through all of the techniques for capturing the fens on paper. All abilities welcome. This workshop is split between time in the classroom, and out on the reserve

Prices

Event ticket prices
  • All £52.50
    includes tea/coffee during the day

The basics

Booking details
Call 01353 720274
Meeting point
Meet at the Visitor Centre
What to bring and wear
Bring watercolour paper (A4), paints, a palette and brushes if you have them; our tutor will have some to borrow if you don't. Wear clothing suitable for time outside.
Accessibility
Our classroom is fully accessible, and the outside areas include fully accessible paths

Contact Info

Name
Events booking
Email
wickenfen@nationaltrust.org.uk
Telephone
Call 01353 720274

Upcoming events

Mucky Pups

Fri 01 Jul 2022
10:30-12:00
Outdoor adventures at Wicken Fen, for pre-school children who enjoy getting grubby.

Lode Wellbeing Walk - July

Fri 08 Jul 2022
10:00-11:00
Join us for a relaxed walk in Lode, one of a series we are offering as part of our community engagement project, Footprints. These walks have been made possible by the National Lottery Heritage Fund.

Painting the Fen Landscape - Watercolour Workshop

Sat 09 Jul 2022
10:30-16:00
Bring out your creativity with this day of watercolour painting to capture the landscape and skies of Wicken Fen.

Pond dipping

Wed 27 Jul 2022
11:00-11:45
Delve into the watery world of Wicken Fen to find out what is living beneath the surface. All equipment provided, plus a helping hand to identify the creatures that you find.

Owl detectives

Fri 29 Jul 2022
10:30-11:30
Delve into the fascinating world of owl pellets to discover what’s on the menu for the owls at Wicken Fen!

Dragonfly Safari

Mon 01 Aug 2022
10:30-12:00
Crafts, games and activities all on a Dragonfly theme, along with a chance to spot some the fast-flying beauties!