PAINTING & DRAWING WITH HELEN TURNER

Monday Painting Course with Helen Turner

Painting on Mondays (Portfolio Expansion sessions)- using experimental techniques and playing with materials to create fresh, exciting work, to help remember what it is you love about painting!

The intention of these weekly studio classes is to help you with your own work , whether continuing work made in your studio or at home ,making new work, getting unstuck , or getting started again in your creative  process with something new.
Everyone works differently so I can help you make work that is more authentic to you. 

This will be exciting , creative and fun and completely expanding! 

Cost £50 
Or half days at £25
Lunch time 1-1.30 

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Abstract Summer School in July

We will be experimenting with different paints and materials, learning how they react and work together to make abstract work in an intuitive way.

This course will encourage students to be more expressive with materials , form, and composition incorporating the chance factor to make exciting work .Learning these new techniques is truly freeing and fun and we will look at other artists who work this way .There will be an introductory talk followed by led demonstrations for each technique.After which the students will make their own work with the help of the tutor .

Cost £180
Tue 18, Wed19 & Thurs 20 July

Experimental Drawing School in August

We will be working on large and small pieces, experimenting and exploring a variety of different drawing materials and techniques.

This course will encourage students to get out of their comfort zone and be more expressive with materials. You will be encouraged to try new ways of working, both in techniques, processes and content. We will be working both in response to visual stimulus as well as learning to be more intuitive.There will be an introductory talk followed by led demonstrations for each technique. After which the students will make their own work with the help of the tutor .

Cost £120
Wed 2 & Thurs 3 Aug

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Working from Nature - October

This course is about working with the dramatic natural structures of trees, flowers, pods and seeds.

There will be a selection of You will learn to simplify these magnificant forms by using pattern, scale and a variety of materials to create a presence. We will be looking at Louise Bourgois and Terry Winters for inspiration. 

Cost £120
Wed 4 & Thurs 5 Oct

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To register your interest or to discuss the course with Helen:

Email helenlouise.turner@hotmail.com

 Tel: 07963 489 820