Oil painting for beginners

Established artist and tutor Jo Pickering is hosting a one-day painting workshop at The Bridge Centre for Visual Arts on
Saturday 28th July.

Jo will provide a variety of still-life images to work from and will demonstrate materials for a highly enjoyable day. Tea, coffee and biscuits will be provided but please bring lunch.

Jo will demonstrate two techniques – oil underpainting for oil painting and acrylic underpainting. Jo will also demonstrate the grid drawing method. Please bring:  a canvas or board, 12” x 16” or 20” x 16” will be sufficient; a set of oil paints (Jo will provide acrylic inks on the day should you wish to try this medium); water pot, pot for oil thinners (white spirit); a selection of brushes; basic drawing equipment.

  • Saturday 28 July 10am-4pm
  • Cost: £40
  • Spaces for the course are limited to 15 people, so apply early
  • Contact Jo via email or call 07930 422041