Painting the Fens (adult event)

Learn basic watercolour techniques to paint the fenland landscape. Suitable for all levels

  • Booking essential

We will have a go at basic drawings and then watercolour techniques to create a watercolour fenland landscape. The teaching on the day will be suitable for beginners, but also for anyone with some experience who wants to improve.


Event ticket prices
  • All £40.00

The basics

Booking details
Call 01353 720274
Unfortunately dogs are not welcome at this event.
Meeting point
Meet in the Visitor Centre
What to bring and wear
We will provide basic materials, but will send a list of equipment you may want to bring.


Event opening times and availability
Day Times Availability
30 March 2019 10:30 - 16:00 Available

Contact Info

Wicken Fen Visitor Centre
Call 01353 720274

Upcoming events

Painting the Fens (adult event)

Sat 30 Mar 2019
Learn basic watercolour techniques to paint the fenland landscape. Suitable for all levels

Mothering Sunday Boat Ride

Sun 31 Mar 2019
Treat Mum to a gentle drift along the Lode in our boat Mayfly

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Tue 09 Apr 2019
Join Pip the Blackbird and find out all about his brilliant bird friends, and the amazing things they can do! Listen to a story, make a craft, have an explore, and enjoy a bird-themed activity.

Pond Dipping

Wed 10 Apr 2019
Join us for a pond dipping session and discover the wonderful underwater world of Wicken Fen.

Spring into Spring: Eggs and Nests

Thu 11 Apr 2019
Find out about the birds that live at Wicken Fen, the clues they leave behind, and how to spot them.

Spring into Spring: Baby Paws and Claws

Tue 16 Apr 2019
Which animals are having babies here at Wicken this season? Enjoy craft activities, games, and outdoor exploration all about the wild creatures we welcome over springtime.