Lynette Ten Krooden – February 2013


Mixed Media and Monoprinting workshops with Lynette Ten Krooden in February 2013

Saturday 2nd and Sunday 3rd 

Tuesday 5th and Wednesday 6th 

Saturday 9th and Sunday 10th

Trevor Waugh – November 2012

Coming in November, with Trevor Waugh who will lead us through skills involved in Watercolour Painting.  He has been producing an abundance of sketches watercolours and oils and more recently books.

  We try to keep these classes small so book early to avoid dissappointment. 

Sat 17th and Sun 18th November

Tues 20th and Wed 21st November

Sat 24th and 25th November

Sylvia Woodcock Clarke – March 2012

Learn from Sylvia Woodcock Clarke, a very serious painter who strongly believes that art need not always be about serious subjects. She has an incredible capacity for visual recall, with a mind like a sketch book, full of moments witnessed and experienced, drawings and paintings flow in her bold fluid style, a product of years of working at her craft.

Wed 21st/Thurs 22nd, March 2012 The Art of Sketching

Sat 24th/ Sun 25th, March 2012 The Art of Sketching

Tues 27th/ Wed 28th, March 2012 The Art of Sketching

Stephen E Meakin – March 2012

Learn from Stephen E. Meakin – A Geometer, Architect, Artist and Antiquarian leading the field in Sacred Geometry as Mandala painting through the shear depth and breadth of his research.

Sat 17th/Sun 18th MarchSacred Geometry

Tues 20th/Wed 21st March – Sacred Geometry

Sat 24th/ Sun 25th March – Masterclass Sacred Geometry

Susan Thomson – March 2012

Learn from Susan who has had joint exhibitions at the Great Oak Hall, Westonbirt Arboretum, Tetbury; the Abbey House Gardens, Malmsbury and in The Colomb Art Gallery, London where she has exhibited a wide range of other images alongside her botanical work.

 Tues 6th/Wed 7th, March – Botanical Watercolour

Sat 10th, March – Botanical Watercolour

Lynette Ten Krooden – Feb-Mar 2012

Learn from Lynette Ten Krooden about her skillful multiple layering of rich colours, overlaid in some instances with sharp graphic line work, adding a depth to her paintings which is uniquely her own.


February 2012
Tues 21st & Wed 22nd Magic Monoprinting
Sat 25th & Sun 26th Magic Monoprinting
Tues 28th & Wed 29th Magic Monoprinting

March 2012
Sat 3rd & Sun 4th Magic Monoprinting

Paul Wadsworth – February 2012

Learn from Paul Wadsworth, who is inspired by the coast and landscapes of Cornwall and The Middle East and his work is essentially about capturing moments, feelings and emotions.

Tue 7th & Wed 8th, February – Drawing and Painting in Mixed Media

Sat 11th Sun 12th February – Drawing and Painting in Mixed Media

Tue 14th Wed 15th February – Drawing and Painting in Mixed Media

Sat 18th Sun 19th February – Drawing and Painting in Mixed Media

Astrid Harrisson – January 2012

We are delighted that Astrid Harrisson, International Horse Photographer will be with us in Dubai from Tuesday 10th January.

There is a  Polo Tournament on from the 9th – 13th January – The Nations Cup  and Astrid will be visiting the Desert Palms Polo Club to meet and photograph the various polo ponies in action.

Manipuri horses on river banks Assam India by Astrid Harrisson

Manipuri horses on river banks Assam India by Astrid Harrisson

Saturday 14th will be 10.00 – 4.30  –  “Equine Photography & Digital imaging –.  This first day of the two day course will be held at the gallery and will focus on working with images on your computer.

Sunday 15th:   6.30 a.m (SHARP)- 1.00 p.m –  An early start @ 6.45 to ensure that good light and and to capture race horses on their  morning gallops. This session will finish  This session will finish around 8.00am.  Astrid and students will then head back to base to work on the images.

Saturday 21st and Sunday 22nd January – course will follow the same format.