2 Day Painting Workshop (non-residential): Sat 15 & Sun 16 Oct 2022. 10.00 am - 4.30 pm. Gift vouchers available on request. Price £189. £40 deposit payable on booking, to reserve your place. Materials included. Bookings close at noon on 30 Sept
(To obtain a Gift Voucher please book then email your request, with name and contact details of the attendee to: firstname.lastname@example.org.)
A 2 day painting retreat-style workshop, designed to help you connect with nature, relax and be creative, as well as progressing your painting skills. Beeches Studio is located in the Cotswolds market town of Cirencester, distinctive for it's historical charm and easily accessibility by road, rail and coach from London and regional cities. A popular, well developed tourist hub, Cirencester has quaint streets, beautiful architecture and vibrant shops & markets to delight visitors. Cirencester offers The Corinium museum, a stunning Cathederal-sized parish church, a vibrant Arts centre and an array of cafes and restaurants.
The weekend workshop includes simple hands-on painting introductory exercises to get you started, followed by a peaceful lakeside walk with water-colour sketching (weather permitting.) Afterwards you’ll relax into painting in the studio using acrylic paints, with expert step-by-step guidance on choosing a subject and developing your painting towards completion over the weekend. Painting provides an invaluable opportunity to de-stress and the aim of the weekend is to help you to find your creative zone, follow your flow and observe nature deeply. You'll be supported use loose expressive brushstrokes skillfully, and to mix a harmonious colour palette.
The price includes an optional light lunch & refreshments each day, all materials and the use of equipment.
£189 non-residential. Numbers are limited and early booking is advised. On booking, please leave your contact 'phone number so we can contact you in case of an emergency.
The nearest main-line train station is at Kemble, 5 miles from Cirencester, connected by a bus service. a Taxi-ride from the station to Cirencester Centre takes approximately 12 minutes. National Coaches stop in the centre of the town.
ACCOMMODATION IN CIRENCESTER
The town is said to be replete with centrally located hotels and Air B&Bs, within easy walking distance of Beeches Studio.