Watercolour Workshops
The following watercolour workshops are based indoors, taught by Charles Evans and fully inclusive, paint and paper are provided as well as lunch, the only thing you need to bring is your brushes.

The majority of the workshops will be in the studio (S), the outdoors workshops wil be based from the Village hall (V). 
Watercolour Date Cost Availability
Intermediates 8th - 9th October 2018 150


Beginners 15th - 16th October 2018 150


Oils & Acrylics
The oils workshops will be based in Acklington either at the Village Hall (V) or in the Charles Evans Studio (S).
Acrylic Date Cost Availability

Watercolours Outdoors On Location
We also run workshops which are taught outdoors on location in some of the local beauty spots.

Please note that the Autumn Landscapes workshop will only be outdoors if the weather is warm enough, otherwise the course wil be in the studio.
Outdoors on Location Date Cost Availability
Northumberland Castles 22nd - 23rd August 2018 150


Boats and Harbours 25th - 26th August 2018 150


Price & How To Book


Acklington Based Workshops

75 per day inc vat. This includes all art materials, Lunch and free flowing refreshments all day.

To Book
To reserve your place on one of the workshops you can book via the
eshop or by telephone on 01670 760030, or write to us at "24 The Village, Acklington, Morpeth, Northumberland, NE65 9BW", letting us know which workshop you wish to attend.

Please note when booking please make cheques payable to "Charles Evans Art"

A non-refundable deposit of 30 per person per day will be requested to reserve your place, with the balance being requested eight weeks before the start of the course. E.g If you book a 2 day course the total cost is 150 a deposit of 60 is required leaving 90 to be paid 8 weeks prior to the start of the course.

Call now on 01670 760 030 to book your place

Map, Directions & Accommodation
You can view and print a map with directions to the Acklington studio

If you wish to stay in the local area and need some contact for accommodation, you can view our recommended list

Beginners Watercolours
The beginners watercolour course is not just designed for the complete beginner, but for those people with some experience who need a lift to get them going. 

Intermediary Watercolours

This is one of the more advanced workshops available. You can use it to get answer to your common watercolour problems. Designed for those who have the ability to paint but have questions they need answered. Its also a very useful workshop to pick up new techniques.

Autumn Landscape Watercolours
This workshop does what it says on the tin, again based at the studio, you will learn how to create the perfect landscape.  This workshop is aimed at intermediate painters.
Outdoors weather permitting.

Winter Wonderland
For those who want to paint the perfect snow scenes. Learn how to shape snow with your brush strokes. Its so easy.
Watercolour Confidence Booster
This workshop is designed for those who are unsure of how to start a scene and need a gentle push in the right direction or for anyone who has painted in the past but for one reason or another has downed their brushes. Its time to inject some enthusiasm and get them painting again.

Watercolours Outdoors on Location
The title says it all, get outdoors with all your kit to hand and learn to how transfer what you see with your eyes on to paper with the aid of 4 brushes and some watercolour paint. This workshop caters for all levels of competence.
Outdoors weather permitting.

Villages In Watercolours
For those who wish to master perspective buildings and more complex paintings.
This is one of the more advanced workshops available.
Outdoors weather permitting.

Boats & Harbours
A workshop aimed specifically at those who have read the new book and are interested in mastering the techniques within the book.

Outdoors weather permitting.
Watercolour Pencils
Learn how to use watercolour pencils to capture scene and then convert it to a watercolour painting.

Oils / Acrylics
The oils & acrylics workshops are not aimed at any particular skill level. The teaching level will be aimed at beginners - intermediates so anyone can have a go.

Northumbrian Castles
This workshop will be part studio based and part outdoors weather permitting. Studio based castles may include Dunstanburgh, Lindisfarne & Bamburgh. The Outdoors castle will be Warkworth.
Outdoors weather permitting.

Landscapes  In Watercolour / Acrylics
Again another workshop that does what it says on the tin. Paint open landscapes quick and easy the Charles Evans style.
This is one of the more advanced workshops available.
Outdoors weather permitting.