Beginner's Plein-air Workshop

Do you fancy developing your painting skills to include working outdoors in Shugborough’s inspirational landscape?

  • Booking essential

Working in either oil or acrylic, this workshop will cover the fundamentals of painting plein-air with the guidance of local artist Lisa Oakley.

You will need to bring your own materials (mdf/canvas board provided, full equipment list below) and some basic painting experience is recommended.

For more information about the day please contact Lisa Oakley via www.lisaoakley.co.uk

Prices

Event ticket prices
  • All £25.00

The basics

Booking details
Call 03442 491 895
Suitability
This event is for adults (age 18 and over)
Assistance dogs are welcome.
Meeting point
Head to the Mansion Tearoom (approx. 20 minutes' walk from the car park) to meet your painting instructor.
What to bring and wear
Please see full equipment list in 'other info'. We would recommend wearing plenty of layers as the workshop takes place entirely outdoors.
Other
Please bring the following (plus anything else you normally use): Sketchbook Pencils (soft sketching) Marker pens (black & grey) Paints (oil/acrylic) Turpentine Paint medium Paint brushes Easel

Times

Event opening times and availability
Day Times Availability
3 April 2019 10:00 - 16:00 Available
6 April 2019 10:00 - 16:00 Available

Contact Info

Name
Central Booking Line
Email
shugborough@nationaltrust.org.uk
Telephone
Call 0344 2491895

Upcoming events

Little Landscapers' Trail

Tue 26 Mar 2019
11:00-15:00
Budding landscapers and artists can make their mark throughout this spring trail to celebrate the creativity that went into designing Shugborough Estate.

Beginner's Plein-air Workshop

Wed 03 Apr 2019
10:00-16:00
Do you fancy developing your painting skills to include working outdoors in Shugborough’s inspirational landscape?

The Big Tree Climb

Tue 16 Apr 2019
10:00-11:00
Got a head for heights? Come tree climbing to tick off number 1 of the 50 Things To Do Before You're 11 ¾ and get a whole new perspective on nature.

Dawn Chorus Walk

Sun 21 Apr 2019
04:45-07:30
Wake up with the feathered friends of Shugborough at first light.

Beginner's Photography Walk

Wed 01 May 2019
11:00-12:30
Join a volunteer expert guide and walk in the footsteps of famous 60's photographer, Patrick Lichfield.

Woodland Photography Walk

Sat 11 May 2019
11:00-12:30
Get a spring in your step and join a member of our Ranger team for this seasonal woodland photography walk.