JoeDaisy painting courses

JoeDaisy Studio, Dons Yard, Mapledurham, Berkshire RG4 7TP JoeDaisy painting weekends
email studio@joedaisy.co.uk


WEEKEND PAINTING COURSES

Saturday and Sunday. Arrive 9.45m on Saturday - finish 5.0pm. Arrive 9.30am on Sunday - finish 3.30pm

Tel: 0118 9483155


BEGIN ACRYLIC PAINTING WEEKENDS


STAGE 1 - BEGIN ACRYLIC CONTEMPORARY PAINTING

Begin acrylic contemporary painting

A REALLY brilliant STARTER course.

For COMPLETE BEGINNERS - we show you how to paint properly with acrylic paint.

Your tutor paints with you and shows you how to: prepare your canvas. How to draw out. How hold your brush. Which brush to use. The marks to make. How to get tone, colour balance and perspective.

How to use acrylic paint professionally. Usually EVERYONE takes home a Masterpiece!!

ALL ART MATERIALS ARE SUPPLIED on all courses

DATES 2015

5/6th September click

3/4th October (Impressionism) click

10/11th October click

7/8th November (Abstracts) click

5/6th December click

See the results of the 1st beginners weekend (2015) click
See the results of the APRIL beginners weekend click
See the results of the June beginners painting weekend click

STAGE 1 - BEGIN ACRYLIC
ABSTRACT PAINTING

Begin acrylic painting abstracts

A GREAT weekend course to understand how to compile a stunning abstract painting.

Your tutor paints with you and shows you how to get ideas for abstracts. Shows you the 'secret' formula. Shows you how to work the paint.

Talk about 'energy' and the importance of perfect composition. Mark making, depth and length of line. How colour works etc etc!!

A real fun, exciting and explorative weekend! You will be 'Hooked' on abstracts and never be at a loss of 'what to paint'!

 

DATES 2015

22/23rd August Sorry this course is full

7/8th November click

see the results of the February Abstract weekend click see the results of the June Abstract weekend click  

STAGE 1 - BEGIN ACRYLIC IMPRESSIONISTIC PAINTING

Begin impressionistic acrylic painting

Caroline is a brilliant 'impressionistic' painter - her paintings are in many corporate and public spaces.

This style of painting is such FUN!! You can go wild with colour, have fun with mark making and create something stunning. Caroline is an excellent tutor and will talk you through everything - we are using acrylic paint but you can also throw in some oil sticks if you want to. Come and explore this exciting painting style and lots of acrylic painting techniques

This course really starts you looking at how you can develop your own style

 

 

DATES 2015

8/9th August SORRY THIS COURSE IS FULL

3/4th October click

see the results of the March Impressionism Painting weekend click See the results of the April Impressionism Painting weekend click  


STAGE 1 - BEGIN ACRYLIC
PORTRAIT PAINTING

Begin Portrait Painting

Cat is, we are told, by many students, the best Portrait tutor around.

She carefully explains EVERYTHING from the proportions' of the face, to colour mixing, shadows, how to paint eyes, mouth and noses

Cat paints with you BUT do not be afraid she is the funniest, nicest tutor you could find!! AND she can paint anything - challenge her and you will be amazed!

Cat is SO brilliant that one of her students was selected for the Portrait Artist of the Year!

DATES 2015

1/2nd August click

21/22nd November click

see the results of the March Portrait weekend click    
IMPROVE ACRYLIC PAINTING WEEKENDS

STAGE 2 - IMPROVE ACRYLIC PORTRAIT PAINTING

Improve portrait painting

You will 'have the portrait bug' after Cat's 1st painting stage. So keep it going by coming to:

STAGE 2 - Improve your portrait painting in acrylic paint

Now you know the basics of the proportions of the face, the shading, the colour mixing, Cat moves you onto 'Creative' portraiture.

Expression of the face, in the eyes, the mouth. How to paint teeth, hair etc etc

Portraits are at their best when they have some original style

DATES 2015

26/27th September click

STAGE 2 - IMPROVE ACRYLIC CONTEMPORARY PAINTING

Imporve acrylic painting

STAGE 2 - contemporary acrylic painting. There is so much versatility with acrylic paint. Plus so much to learn.

Acrylic paint is an exciting medium. We show you how to layer, glaze, which colours go under which colour.

A good painting is a lot of layers and NOT thick paint!

We can show you how to move your acrylic painting on to a very professional and exciting product.

Create an even more exciting painting for your home!

DATES 2015

 

BEGIN OIL PAINTING WEEKENDS


STAGE 1 - BEGIN
OIL PAINTING (LANDSCAPES/CONTEMPORARY)

Begin oils painting weekend

A WONDERFUL and concise oil painting weekend for Beginners.

Oil painting is about the 'blend' - this is the speciality of oil paint - its ability to blend from one colour to another. Tricky but well worth mastering the technique.

We show you how. With fun, excitement and great results!

There is nothing more satisfying than a PROPER well blended oil painting

DATES 2015

 

28/29th November click

STAGE 1 - BEGIN OIL
PORTRAIT PAINTING

Cat is showing you how to paint portraits in oils.

This is as very different technique to painting in acrylics.

Wonderful blends from one tone to another - how to work the paint. Which brushes to use. Cat shows you everything and paints with you.. NO EXPERIENCE OF OIL PAINTING NECESSARY

Get some real oil painting technique for portraits

DATES 2015

1/2nd August click

21/22nd November click

See the results of the 1st Oil Portrait painting weekend click See the results of the May Oil Portrait Painting weekend click  
     
WATERCOLOUR PAINTING WEEKENDS


STAGE 1 - BEGIN WATERCOLOUR PAINTING

Begin watercolour painting

Liz Chaderton is our new tutor for watercolour. She has wonderful technique and a great way of teaching.

Chose your watercolour painting weekend.

Our Christmas special (creating watercolour paintings as presents) has a selection of mounts and frames which you can buy at cost.

Liz has selected some 'sure fire' images to please everyone!

Students who have been painting in watercolour for years have been astounded at this course!

DATES 2015

17/18th October (introduction to line & wash) click

14/15th November (fur and feathers) click

12/13th December (creating presents for Christmas) click

 

   

STAGE 2 - IMPROVE/CREATIVE WATERCOLOUR PAINTING

Imporve/Creative watercolour painting

The more you paint in watercolour - the better you become.

We learn a little about the ways to draw.

This weekend loosens you up a little and we learn how to get stunning creative watercolours.

We paint BIG and medium and small. Understanding brushes, paints and how the water works!!

We're also doing to some pen and ink work

YES! You can almost be 'abstract' with watercolour - let us show you how!


DATES 2015

 

15/16th August (with Caroline Hulse FRSA) click

19/20th September (loosening up) with Liz Chaderton click

PAINTING WEEK ABSTRACT/SEMI ABSTRACT

AUGUST 31ST - SEPT 4TH (5 days)

PAINTING WEEK

If you need accommodation
Tel: 0118 9483155

 

5 Days painting

All Art Materials supplied

Lunch each day

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DATES 2015

 

AUGUST 31ST - SEPT 4TH click

2 WEEK DAY PAINTING COURSES

STAGE 2 - IMPROVE/CREATIVE WATERCOLOUR PAINTING

Imporve/Creative watercolour painting

The more you paint in watercolour - the better you become.

We learn a little about the ways to draw.

This weekend loosens you up a little and we learn how to get stunning creative watercolours.

We paint BIG and medium and small. Understanding brushes, paints and how the water works!!

We're also doing to some pen and ink work

YES! You can almost be 'abstract' with watercolour - let us show you how!


DATES 2015

 

15/16th August (with Caroline Hulse FRSA) click

19/20th September (loosening up) with Liz Chaderton click

 

2 WEEK DAY COURSES (THURSDAY & FRIDAY)

2 week days painting

Our painting 'weekends' on week days.

The same wonderful and inspirational teaching. The same great art materials.

The same lovely fresh buffet lunches on each day

JUST ON A THURSDAY AND FRIDAY!!

DATES 2015

10/11th September (oils) click

24/25th September (acrylics) click

8/9th October (watercolour) click


PAINTING DAYS    
Painting days

A Painting Day starts at 10.0am and finishes at 4.0pm with lunch included.

All your art materials are included

These days are a sort of 'Taster' day. Instruction on composition (essential), tonal values (essential) mark making (essential) colour balance - all essential stuff!

Choose your medium.

An affordable day to create a masterpiece, learn some painting and explore what we have to offer.

DATES 2015

5th August Watercolour SORRY FULL
19th August Acrylic
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10th September Oil click
24th September Acrylic click

8th October Watercolour click

5th November Acrylic click
19th November Oil
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A Painting Day starts at 10.0am and finishes at 4.0pm with lunch included.

Bring along your own crayons (if you want to) - we have some cryons and charcoal. Paper will be provided.

We are teaching you all the methods of 'How to Draw' plus how to use crayon and charcoal.

A drawing day - to learn how to sketch in charcoal or colour crayons.

DATES 2015

Ask us for a specific drawing course. Tel: 0118 9483155

MIDWEEK WORKSHOPS    
mid week painting workshops

For students who have already attended a Painting Weekend.

Tuesdays and Wednesdays

Just Mornings or
Just afternoons or
All Day click

Every Tuesdays & Wednesdays click

6 WEEK COURSE
   
6 week painting course

6 WEEK INTENSIVE COURSES - NON RESIDENTIAL - 1 DAY A WEEK

1 day a week for 6 weeks

We start from the beginning learning composition, tonal values, colour, concepts, paint techniques, mood boards, creating a series of paintings etc etc.

Homework is given and ALL YOUR ART MATERIALS ARE PROVIDED.

Dates to suit you. click

SUMMER 2015 HOLIDAY
   

pAINTING WEEK dEVON

Painting week Devon

We had a wonderful week at Shorland Old Farm in Devon. Painting, eating, drinking and having a lot of laughs!!

The surroundings were wonderful and the studio at Shorland Old Farm was perfect for rainy days!!

CLICK to see some photos

We had a wonderful week!


JOEDAISY DISTANCE LEARNING


6 Month Painting in
Abstracts Course
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Abstract Painting course online


6 Month Painting in
Watercolour Course
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Watercolour distance learning

6 Month Painting in
Oils Course
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Oils online


6 Month Painting in
Acrylic Course
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Acylic painting online




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