A two-day landscape painting workshop with award winning artist Caroline Chappell
Inspired by the beautiful lavender Farm Broadway, this workshop will explore abstraction and expressive mark-making in relation to landscape.
You will be working at Little Buckland Gallery and at the Cotswold Lavender Farm.
Using a range of media to include inks, water soluble paints, pastels collage graphite and charcoal.
The first day is designed to develop a sense of place through expressive mark-making, drawing and written notes.
The second day will begin by looking at some contemporary abstract landscape painters, including Kurt Jackson, Frank Auerbach, Ivon Hitchens and John Piper. The use of colour and composition, mark-making and technique will be discussed.
At the end of the two days you will have a number of black and white sketchbook studies, as well as some small colour paintings. You may have time to start a larger piece.
All papers will be supplied, as well as light refreshments. (?)
Equipment list sent on booking.