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Painting Workshops

October 19, 2015 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Art Workshops at Paint Out

Norwich Art Class/Workshops

On Monday October 19th 2015, two open air art/painting workshops will be held in Norwich, Norfolk. Offered, as part of Paint Out Norwich 2015, by artists who are both competing this year and one of whom is a veteran of Paint Out Norwich 2014 and Paint Out Wells 2015 as well as plenty of other awards, competitions and exhibitions. Local and visiting amateur, aspiring and experienced artists, as well as members of the competition, are all welcome to take part. The two workshops will take place 10am-4pm and include lunch in the £50 package price. You will need to bring your own art materials. The workshops on offer are:

  • Brushes at Norwich market Paint Out 2014Bold and Expressive: Mixed Media From Life with Denis Clarke
  • An Introduction to Oil Painting En Plein Air with Michael Richardson

Both Michael Richardson and Denis Clarke are well known professional en plein air painters, who will guide beginner and intermediate artists through the steps needed to create a successful open air painting.

Bold and Expressive: Mixed Media From Life

An introduction to some diversions from habitual ways we look and draw from a subject. Methods might be challenging to get your thinking more attuned to a practice of learning to see form and space using drawing media as well as paint. Expressive use of mark and gesture will be encouraged. (More details to follow)

Denis Clarke is a well established artist who exhibits and teaches in Australia and the UK. He studied at the National Art School Sydney, St Martins School of Art, London and Byam Shaw School of Art, London. He also taught in Switzerland and was awarded a studio scholarship at at the Cité Internationale des Arts, Paris. He has been both the  recipient of major awards as well as judged several prestigious art prizes.

Denis is renowned for devising and delivering innovative master class courses linking observational drawing to creative and experimental methods with drawing and mixed media. This is a rare opportunity to learn from an international artist and art teacher.

An Introduction to Oil Painting En Plein Air Workshop

This introductory oil painting workshop will be delivered by Michael Richardson, a member of the Plein Air Painting Society, The Wapping Group of Artists, and who shows in the Royal Academy Summer Exhibition. He paints outside almost every day in the Impressionist style for collectors worldwide. This workshop was very well attended when delivered at Paint Out Wells so book early to avoid disappointment.

Workshop Booking details

TITLE Date Time Size Cost Info
Bold and Expressive: Mixed Media From Life with Denis Clarke October 19, 2015 10:00am – 4:00pm 15 spaces available £50/person inc lunch Bring your own materials. Meet at the Maddermarket Theatre
Introduction to En Plein Air Oil Painting with Michael Richardson October 19, 2015 10:00am – 4:00pm 15 spaces available £50/person inc lunch Bring your own materials. Meet at the Maddermarket Theatre
Norwich Artist Workshops
Please select one of the following taking place 10am-4pm on October 19, 2015 in Norwich. Workshop package includes lunch at £50 inclusive.


October 19, 2015
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Maddermarket Theatre, Norwich, Norfolk
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Norwich, Norfolk NR2 1DR United Kingdom
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