Watercolour on the Riverbank

Christine Forbes                               

The August Workshops will start with the very talented and experienced Christine Forbes looking at a contemporary approach to watercolour practise in WATERCOLOUR ON THE RIVERBANK.

This is an opportunity for intermediates and more experienced artists to work next to the riverbank. Trees, undergrowth and flowing water – all of nature’s treats in full summer, right next to the studio. Time to indulge and de-stress at this lovely spot. With demonstrations and plenty of one to one support from your tutor, it’s your chance to buff up your brush technique and de-stress at the same time.

  • Tutor, Christine Forbes
  • August 8/9th 2022
  • 10.00-4.00
  • £180/2days
  • tea, coffee, cake and parking in abundance
  • Some experience of painting with watercolours necessary

What to expect on this course

Watercolour on the Riverbank workshop with Christine Forbes is an exciting experience. She treats this traditional medium with respect, however, inspired by creative and cultural influences of the East, Christine takes watercolour painting in a new and exciting direction.

The workshop will start with:

  • observational drawing, 
  • specific brushwork techniques.
  • colour exploration
  • one to one support

Watercolour on the Riverbank Workshop will appeal to anyone with an interest in learning a new approach to representing the natural world. Christine’s work is an exciting contemporary look at watercolours and interpretation of the natural environment.

She encourages intuitive expressive work based on solid technique.


A materials list will be sent to you on booking