NEW! The Scottish Colourists

NEW! The Scottish Colourists

Starts 1 Mar 2024 | 3 weeks


RWA Drawing School Studio, RWA, BS8 1PX


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Starts 1 Mar 2024

Tutor - Catherine Knight

Fridays, 10am - 3pm | 3 weeks

Starts Friday 1 March 2024

Explore the work of two original Scottish Colourists: John Fergusson and Samuel Peploe followed by two contemporary Scottish artists who have followed in their footsteps; Hamish MacDonald and Barbara Rae. Gain confidence with colour, mark- making and modes of oil paint application - from washes to building up texture - as you develop your own composition inspired by their work.  Suitable for all abilities.

All materials provided, though we recommend bringing your own brushes if you have them. Please wear clothes suitable for a painty studio environment and bring a bag or portfolio suitable for taking wet work home with you after the sessions.

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Participants must be 16 or over.

If eligible, discounts must be applied when first purchasing your class and cannot be given retrospectively. Please contact us if the discount code is not working.

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    Refund/transfer and Cancellation Policy: We are unable to offer full or part cash refunds, but you are eligible for an RWA gift voucher or transfer, provided you notify us more than 14 days before the start of your class with us. If we cancel a course or workshop for any reason, then participants will be offered a different date, course/workshop or RWA gift voucher.



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