Painting Workshops with Kirstie Cohen:
Kirstie offers workshops which include demonstrations, discussion and a unique opportunity to learn first hand from one of Scotland’s leading landscape painters. Suitable for amateur enthusiasts and professional artists.
Kirstie Cohen is one of Scotland’s leading landscape painters and runs classes in composition, perspective, line, structure, tone and colour. Taking sketches to another level by utilising colour theory and techniques for working with acrylic and oils. Learn how to transfer compositions onto canvas. Her painting workshops guide you through various processes for exploring techniques to realise your ideas.
Kirstie delivers workshops in the Spring (April) and Autumn (October) each year.
NEXT WORKSHOP: at Tantallon Studios (North Berwick)
LANDSCAPE – MIXED MEDIA: 2 Day workshop. OCTOBER dates to be confirmed.
10.00am -4.00pm each day
A soup lunch will be provided but please bring a sandwich if you like.
Tea, coffee and biscuits provided throughout the weekend.
Working in a series of small scale panels on board, the student will create as many images as possible in a variety of mixed media and oil paint if preferred, with an emphasis on colour and variety of mark making.
Kirstie will demonstrate the components that are needed to create a successful art work and different ways of making effective and dramatic statements.
On the second day student can choose to develop their ideas on a larger format board, experimenting with scale and perspective.
This will be an absorbing and fun filled experience with an outcome of wonderful images from the imagination, and direct sources of reference, to enjoy and build from.
Cost: £120 (2 day workshop) Max 8 per class
Accommodation can be arranged locally.