Brantwood Workshop Booking
2021 Workshop Dates Now Available - Book Now to Avoid Disappointment!
Please book your preferred painting workshop date/s above.
If you wish to book for more than one person just select the number of students you wish to book for. Don't forget to provide the names of each student you are booking for in the box provided plus a contact telephone number.
If you have any issues when booking please contact me on firstname.lastname@example.org .
I look forward to meeting you!
IMPORTANT: Please note places must be pre-booked before the workshop.
Skill Level: What level do I need to be at to take part? Although the class is predominantly aimed at students who wish to progress in watercolour if you can paint a basic watercolour wash you will be fine. The techniques I will show you are not difficult and can be used by anyone with a little practise. Materials: What equipment do I need to bring? Just you usual paints & brushes is fine – don't go out buying equipment especially for the workshop. You will find it helpful to bring along a few larger brushes if you have them. I will be supplying drawing boards and watercolour paper for you to use on the day. Can I buy materials at the workshop? I will have a small range of materials available for sale at a discount such as paper, brushes, paints, boards and a few other bits'n'bobs but I would still recommend that you bring along your own equipment. Parking, Lunch & Refreshments: Is there on-site parking? There is ample on-site free parking for students and the room is skip and a jump from the carpark. Will there be lunch and refreshments provided? I will be providing everyone with tea & coffee for the duration of the workshop as I am a fellow caffeine addict. Lunch is not provided however there is a cafe/tearoom on site that sell a selection of sandwiches and light lunches & snacks where we can reserve a table. You are also more than welcome to bring your own packed lunch if you prefer. General: Will we be painting outside? This is not a plein air workshop so don't worry if the weather is a bit rubbish on the day. Where is the venue? The workshop will be taking place in the Coach House Loft at Brantwood House on the Eastern shore of Lake Coniston.
Full Address: Brantwood House East of Lake Consiton Cumbria LA21 8AD Telephone: 015394 41396 By Car: Exit the M6 at Junction 36. Join the A590 in the direction of Kendal. Exit at the Brettargh Holt junction. At the roundabout take the 1st exit signposted for Barrow-in-Furness. Continue to follow the signs for Barrow-in-Furness. At the Meathop roundabout take the second junction exit towards Barrow-in-Furness. At the next roundabout (junction with A592) take the first exit continuing on the A590. Turn right onto the A5902 signposted for Workington, Whitehaven. Turn right onto the A5084 signposted for Coniston. Turn right onto the A593 in Torver. Follow the signs for Brantwood from the village of Coniston. By Bus: Take the 505 from Windermere or Ambleside to Coniston and catch either the Coniston Launch or SY Gondola to Brantwood. By Boat: Both the Coniston Launch and SY Gondola call regularly at Brantwood's jetty. By Train: The nearest train stations are Windermere (trains to Oxenholme on the West Coast Main Line) and Ulverston. By Bicycle or by Foot: Brantwood and it's facilities make an ideal visiting point for cyclists and walkers.
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Sat July 17th 2021 – Booking for One (Watercolour Workshop), Sat September 4th 2021 – Booking for One (Soft-Pastel Workshop), Sat October 2nd 2021 – Booking for One (Watercolour Workshop), Sat October 16th 2021 – Booking for One (Soft Pastel Workshop), Sat November 6th 2021 – Booking for One (Watercolour Workshop)
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