Watercolour workshop

Join us for a watercolour workshop in the manor library led by artist Susan Neale. The day includes an inspiration walk around the manor garden, morning sketching and an afternoon of learning watercolour paining techniques.

  • Booking essential

Led by artist Susan Neale who graduated with a degree in illustration from Harrow College of Art, participants will be guided through a day of watercolour painting, learning the techniques and secrets of this beautiful medium. A wander around the beautiful garden to gain inspiration followed by sketching and an afternoon of painting will make for a lovely day producing your very own keep-sake artwork.

Susan's work has sold in the UK and abroad and she is an exhibiting artist with the NEAC and the Royal Institute of Painters in Watercolour at The Mall Galleries London.

Demonstrations are a corner stone of Susan's teaching supported with emphasis on both the practical and the creative.

Tea, coffee and biscuits will be provided. Please bring your own lunch.

All participants to bring their own paints and brushes. Watercolour paper will be provided.

Participants are welcome to bring a folding stool for the garden walk-about.

Prices

Event ticket prices
  • All £50.00

The basics

Booking details
Call 0344 249 1895
Suitability
Adult only event.
Meeting point
Meet at the Barn Visitor Reception where you will be met and taken to the manor.
What to bring and wear
Sturdy footwear. Packed lunch (the cafe will also be open). Please bring your own artist materials. Watercolour paper will be provided.
Accessibility
There are stairs to the manor library.

Contact Info

Name
Hazel Barry-Scott
Email
Hazel.Barry-Scott@nationaltrust.org.uk
Telephone
Call 01672 538036

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Join us for a watercolour workshop in the manor library led by artist Susan Neale. The day includes an inspiration walk around the manor garden, morning sketching and an afternoon of learning watercolour paining techniques.

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