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All 2022 dates are now bookable  Please check  for details of our new courses.

Some NEWER workshops are only viewable via THIS Full Programme Page – please use this for the complete list of bookable course dates. Many previous Covid precautions remain in place.
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PM Series Exploring Watercolours & more' with Margaret Jarvis (£15 deposit)

PM Series Exploring Watercolours & more'  with Margaret Jarvis  (£15 deposit)

Course cost £100  deposit £15

5 x Tuesday afternoons 1.30-4.00pm 

Almost fortnightly from Tues 5th October 



Exploring Watercolours, Pencils & more' with Margaret Jarvis in the Swallow Barn for the next stages of Watercolours.

After the success of Margaret's inaugural Pen and Wash Monday pm's, we now offering a further series of 5 Tuesday pms with Watercolours as the focus.

The five x afternoon courses will have the same format each week, the first hour will be learning a new / or brushing up on techniques and the remaining part of the afternoon will be spent putting this into action. Lots of hints and tips along the way.  Materials provided but students are encouraged to bring any equipment they have.
Topics covered

  • Watercolour colour mixing and tonal picture
  •  coloured pencils
  • pastel pencils
  • Inktense and watercolours

These afternoon sessions are not suitable for complete beginners, but those with some grounding in this medium or in Pen ad Wash (you may have taken Margaret's Beginners course previously for example).  Please pay £15 deposit to secure your place, we will then forward your details to Margaret who will collect your balancing payment. This course is a rerun of Nov 2020 course which was cancelled, so only limited new places will be availablle. Booking opens Sunday 15th August 2021 6.00pm.


Dates for this course 2021 - see the table below to book:


Tuesday 5th October PM ~ Tues 19th October PM ~ Tues 26th October PM ~   Tues 2nd Nov PM ~ Tues 16th Nov PM

Parking is available in the village car park 350yds  (or closer 150yds if you are running late). Maps showing parking location will be sent with your confirmations.

Typically this course runs with around 8-10 students. There will be six single tables available. In addition, there will be two double tables, for those able to work in a bubble of two. Please book as appropriate and PLEASE email if you are waiting as a single person. Thank you!

Please bring:  Please bring your own painting materials, paper, watercolours, brushes and pens. Margaret will have some materials available. . Water, jam jars and kitchen roll will be available to use on site.  

 About the Artist   This lovely local artist has been teaching beginners classes since the first Quirky Workshops at Greystoke in 2006. Experienced artists frequently venture onto Margaret's courses and leave saying they've learned a great deal - she has many hints and tips to share.

Workshop Details

Workshop Date Tue 5th October 2021 1:30 pm
Available places 3
Individual Price £100

Ticket Information

Ticket Type Price Available places
Single Table

Booking for a one person table - £15 depositsit

£15.00 3
We are no longer accepting registration for this workshop