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Painting With Oils

A series of stand alone Painting days with Zoe Eaton, for beginners, or those who want to further develop their skills in using oils. Find out more about this beautiful and versatile medium, including use of a variety of surfaces, brushes, cleaning methods, mixing mediums and more.
At each session we work with a chosen theme and introduce different techniques, tools and materials.
 
Cost of each day is £45 to include all materials (bring a packed lunch or plenty of places nearby).
 
16 Feb - STILL LIFE Using an acrylic under-painting and developing blending techniques in oils.
16 March - ABSTRACT - Explore mark making, Patterning and colour mixing to create an abstract piece.
13 April - PORTRAITS - approaches to Create a portrait from life, with a toned under painting,,and mix flesh tones.
11 May -SEASCAPE - With inspiration from the local scenery, using wet in wet, impasto gels and palatte knife painting.
16 June - ST.IVES TOWN - Town scape using dry brushing and scratching techniques.
20 July - BOTANICS - Flower and plant studies, built up with glazes and liquin mediums.