Watercolour Workshops Studio Based 2008

The following watercolour workshops are based in the studio and run on the same day of the month every month from January through to the end of November.

They will all be based in Acklington either at the Village Hall (V)
or in the Charles Evans Studio (S).

Price 75 per person per day


Intermediate Watercolours 10th - 11th November



V : Acklington Village Hall (Capacity 12)
S : Charles Evans Studio (Capacity 7 Watercolours or 5 Oils)

* Overflow Intermediate days : these workshop will be filled once the 10 & 11th workshops are full. October and November are excluded.

Call now on 01670 760 030 to book your place

Buy NowAll painting materials included, hot and cold buffet lunch, tea coffee, Danish pastries. All for only 75 per day.



Other Workshops

Outdoors On Location

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

The workshops will all be based in Acklington either at the Village Hall (V) or in the Charles Evans Studio (S) and we will travel out every day to a variety of painting locations.
Price 75 per person per day   Venue
Studio Oils & Acrylics    

The oils workshops will be based in Acklington either at the Village Hall (V) or in the Charles Evans Studio (S).
Price 75 per person per day    

Oils November

27th - 27th November 1 SPACE


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 School Of 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.

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 download a list
here.  Please note there is ample parking to the rear of the house.


Workshop Descriptions

Introduction to Watercolours
For the complete beginner who has never touched a paint brush. This course will take you from knowing nothing about painting in watercolours to creating your first two watercolour masterpieces, which I'm sure you will have framed.

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.
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.

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

The oils course is not aimed at any particular skill level. Its a workshop that anyone can do and it has proved to be popular with beginner and more advanced painters.