Art Class with Aspire Sussex: Drawing and Painting the Landscape

Develop your drawing and painting skills using the breath-taking landscape of Hinton Ampner

  • Booking essential

Using the breath-taking views out across the South Downs here at Hinton Ampner, develop your drawing and painting skills in a medium of your choice under expert tuition.

All levels of experience are welcome with the tutor providing tailored support appropriate to your level.

The course will include techniques on planning composition, colours and tones to create far, middle and near distance and soft and sharp focus for different distances as well as perspective.

Whether this is your first experience in exploring your artistic abilities, or you are a seasoned artist looking to push the depths of your skills, you will be spoilt for subject choice with the landscape at Hinton Ampner as your inspiration.

Students can select their preferred medium, so please bring your choice of watercolour or acrylic paint, brushes, water container, mixing palette and paper or coloured pencils or pastels and suitable paper.

Prices

Event ticket prices
  • All £50.00
    Class only
  • All £58.00
    Class with lunch included

The basics

Booking details
Call 0344 249 1895
Meeting point
Please meet at Visitor Reception where your tutor will greet you.
What to bring and wear
Please bring a 2B pencil, sketch pad and drawing board, plus medium materials of your choice. Please note that there are benches to sit on but a camping chair is advisable
Accessibility
Many of the garden routes at Hinton Ampner are hard standing paths, but some steps are involved down to different areas. Please call ahead of your visit and speak to a member of the team for more information, or visit our homepage for a full accessibility statement.
Other
Please note that two ticket options are available - one with or without lunch. Participants who opt for the ticket option including lunch: lunch will include a sandwich, crisps and a biscuit plus a cold drink.

Contact Info

Name
Booking office
Email
hintonampner@nationaltrust.org.uk
Telephone
Call 03442491895

Upcoming events

Celebration of Roses

Sun 26 Jun 2022
10:00-16:00
Celebrate the roses at Hinton Ampner with our leaflet and rose trail. Saturday 14 May - Sunday 10 July

Revealing Hidden Hinton Summer Trail

Sat 16 Jul 2022
10:00-16:00
Find out about why the staff and volunteers here at Hinton Ampner love this place so much as you explore the grounds, finding favourite places and magical secrets. Saturday 16 July - Sunday 4 September

Quantum Theatre presents The Tale of Peter Rabbit

Thu 11 Aug 2022
19:00-20:40
Join Peter and Benjamin on their hair-raising adventures in this enchanting adaptation of the much loved Beatrix Potter classic – a treat for all the family.

Art Class with Aspire Sussex: Drawing and Painting the Landscape

Fri 02 Sep 2022
10:00-16:00
Develop your drawing and painting skills using the breath-taking landscape of Hinton Ampner