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Painting for Pleasure - 2 Day Weekend Workshop

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Madelvic House

33 Granton Park Avenue

Edinburgh

EH5 1HS

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'Enjoyable and inspirational painting weekend designed to help beginners & enthusiasts gain experience in painting with Oils or Acrylics, whilst also supporting more advanced painters to develop their skills and techniques. No previous experience necessary.'

For both beginners & art enthusiasts interested to learn new or practice existing skills in your preferred painting medium. Affordable creative workshops is supported by granton:hub.

Painting for Pleasure workshop is designed for adults of all abilities and, developed as a self-directed art program. Working at your own pace to build confidence, deciding on your own themes/subjects and art materials.

Full Price for 2 days - £30 (Early Bird Concession offer £25)

The weekend workshop starts at 10am till 4.30pm.

Bus route 8, 16, 19, 47, 200. Car park is also available.

Coffee & Tea is provided, best to bring your own lunch.

Painting for Pleasure weekend workshop is tutored by local Granton artist Gareth Hutchison. With over 10 years of experience successfully teaching both adult education art courses and private classes.

One-To-One tutoring with helpful techniques, expert advice and creative support in the relaxing and friendly environment of Madelvic House.

For beginners interested to learn how to get started, fundamental skills of drawing & painting with practical

guidance.

For art enthusiasts & advanced painters wishing to continue developing techniques, further skill sets and practice.

Relax, chat and enjoy your creativity with an enthusiastic group of people. Learn at your own pace and further develop your interests and passions in paint.

Art Projects: You are encouraged to bring your own projects or themes to work on each day. Project themes or subject matter can range from still life, portraits and people, landscapes/seascapes, cityscapes, buildings, boats, nature, abstract to realist etc.

Gareth will help you every step of the way and support any projects you wish to try. If your unsure as a beginner to painting, Gareth can provide the subject material or suggest project ideas & advice to help you get started.

Materials needed: For Beginners to the painting workshop - Gareth can provide some basic materials when and if required on the first day.

For art enthusiasts & advanced painters - it is recommend to bring your own watercolour A3 paper / canvas board or canvas (of any practical size) and acrylics paints or oils and a range of brushes and oil paints. Easels & boards are also provided.

Tea & Coffee is privided free. It is recommended to bring your own pack lunch. Generally lunch breaks last for half an hour, though you can decide & take how many breaks you like.


granton:hub is a Scottish Charitable Incorporated Organisation (SCIO) SCO46708Find out more about granton:hub's programme by visiting www.grantonhub.org


Wheelchair Access: Granton:Hub at Madelvic House has limited access for Wheelchair users. Although granton:hub takes every step to be inclusive and accessible to all members of the public. Currently, granton:hub at Madelvic House (B-listed building) can not guarantee ease of use or full access to all wheelchair users without further additional changes being made to the front door and toilet areas of building. For further enquires contact granton:hub organiser. If you have any question concerning wheelchair access please contact the event organiser.

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Madelvic House

33 Granton Park Avenue

Edinburgh

EH5 1HS

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