This is a special opportunity to immerse yourself in gorgeous Combe Grove Manor Hotel near Bath. Paint your own masterpiece in lovely surroundings – suitable for beginners and experienced painters and perfect as a Christmas gift.
Gather images in the grounds and return to the Drawing Room to follow Catherine’s demonstrations and “gravity painting” techniques. Drop luscious paint and watch pigments cascade in a kaleidoscope of colours.
When: Friday 2 November 2018 (10.30 – 16.00): for painters
Friday 25 January 2019 and/or Saturday 26 January 2019(10.30 – 16.00): Introduction to painting with watercolours
Where:Combe Grove Manor Hotel, Brassknocker Hill, Bath BA2 7HU
Cost: £95 per day including hotel lunch, all materials – watercolour board, tube paints, brush loan. Coffee & tea.
Testimonies: “thank you for today, I found your methods very exciting.” “I was so amazed by the freedom of using paints your way.” “most amazing art day ever” “incredibly friendly”
Email/phone Catherine for a booking form: firstname.lastname@example.org
My website’s new banner image is a detail from my latest painting “The Calling”. It’s a take on the Virgin Mary frescoes of old. I’ve placed the sitter in a “Marian” blue carer’s uniform, fresh from work.
This is part of my ongoing experiments with new painting surfaces in an effort to bring the viewer closer to my paintings by doing away with the glass barrier.
Bath Society of Artists big and beautiful exhibition is on now until 12 May. Two of my watercolour portraits hang at Bath’s Victoria Art Gallery with the eclectic mix of colourful 3D and 2D work. Follow the link for more details:
I am reinstating my website blogs after a bit of a gap. Here you can find out about latest workshop and exhibition news etc. You can also follow me on Twitter @catherinebeale_ , Facebook @BathPortraitArtist and Instagram catherinebealepainter.
Have fun experiencing the joy of contemporary watercolour in a small group. Expert tuition, all materials plus lunch are provided, so you can develop your painting skills with the beautiful landscapes of Bath to inspire your imagination.
Venue: Ralph Allen Cornerstone, Combe Down, Bath
Wednesday 5th April 2017 10.30-3