Illustration Workshop Booking Now Open!

I’m delighted to announce that I’ve planned out a range of creative sessions for children and adults throughout Autumn / Winter 2018, including some workshops for adult and child pairs, which should be lots of fun.

All of the workshops are held at my house in SE19, in an informal, relaxed kitchen studio setting. All materials are included in the session price.

The number of places for each session is limited, so early booking is highly recommended, as sessions can become fully booked very quickly. Details of each session can be found below, and testimonials / examples of previous students’ work can be found here.

To book places, please contact me. I hope to see you soon!

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Autumn / Winter Illustration Workshops

I’m busy in the studio planning out dates and themes for a series of workshops in SE19 for children, adults and both throughout Autumn and Winter 2018. I shall be posting the full list here when dates and times are confirmed, but if you’d like me to send the details to you directly, please do get in touch. I hope to see you soon!

Children’s Illustration Workshop

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Sunday 10th June 3:30pm – 5pm
Age 10+ (accompanying adult/s also welcome to sign up)
Location: SE19
£8 per person, all materials included

Come along and explore a range of illustration techniques using pencil, ink and watercolour. The focus is on experimentation with materials and having fun!

I am a qualified teacher with DBS certification, so children may attend on their own, however parents / carers are more than welcome to sign up and join in!

Please contact me for further details or to book a place.

Places are limited, so early booking is strongly advised.

Southwark Cathedral Draw and Tour

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Southwark Cathedral is home to many amazing monuments with fascinating stories behind them. Join me on Wednesday 20th June at 7pm to explore a selection of the monuments through observational pencil sketching whilst learning about their histories from our knowledgeable Cathedral Guide.

The two hour session will begin with a short drawing workshop, after which we will move around the Cathedral, with time to return to a point of interest for a longer drawing at the end.

Please contact me for further details and to book.

Artists’ Open House…weekend #1

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What an amazing weekend. Such an honour to exhibit alongside other artists of different disciplines including ceramics, painting and collage. The Belham Primary School children’s art was incredible and so varied.

We welcomed visitors on both Saturday and Sunday and I enjoyed meeting new people and discussing my work, as well as seeing familiar faces.

Onwards to next weekend – we’ll be there from 11am – 4pm on both days (Saturday 19th and Sunday 20th May). I hope to see you there!

Artists’ Open House event
The Belham Primary School, 165 Bellenden Road, SE19 4DG

All exhibited artwork is available for sale – please get in touch for further details.

Artists’ Open House This Weekend

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This week I’m finalising the preparations for Dulwich Festival’s Artists’ Open House. I’m hosted by The Belham Primary School, in their amazing new location at 165 Bellenden Road, SE15. The building is a fascinating blend of original Victorian features and 21st Century architecture and I’ll be joined by other local artists as well as work from the wonderful Belham children.

I’ll be showing and selling a small, curated number of framed original pieces, including We Three, shown above, a watercolour and ink piece created especially for the Dulwich Festival, as well as framed and unframed screen prints and giclée art prints.

Dulwich Festival Artists’ Open House, 165 Bellenden Road, SE15 4DG
Saturday 12th May 11am – 5pm & Sunday 13th May 11am – 4pm
Saturday 19th May  & Sunday 20th May 11am – 4pm

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Floral Inspiration on a Sunday

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Yesterday I welcomed another lovely group of creative souls to my floral wonderland for a relaxing afternoon of drawing, painting, admiring flowers and foliage, sipping cool drinks and, most importantly, eating cake!

Although the sun didn’t shine for us, we brought colour and vibrancy to a dull April afternoon, looking closely at the colouring of coral peonies (first of the season), examining the curves of buttery yellow freesias and distilling the structure of a range of foliage to its bare lines.

Thank you once again to everyone who came and brightened up an otherwise grey day. For details of future workshops, or to join my mailing list, please get in touch.

‘Just wanted to quickly say how much me and my Mum and sister enjoyed your workshop yesterday. It was brilliantly organised, and so generous too, with all the different materials  – not to mention the cakes! It was the perfect birthday treat, and I will be back for more! Can’t think of a nicer way to spend a Sunday afternoon.’