Guild Events and Day Schools

This is the ultimate opportunity to immerse yourself into life-drawing, to spend time in a relaxed and friendly day-long class where time constraints are no issue, and where losing yourself in the drawing process is on the agenda, allowing yourself repeats of processes, changes of approaches and as many breaks as suit you. There will be three different models, each...

The Beauty of Autumn - Botanical Subjects in Watercolour’ Working from autumn leaves supplied, we will be exploring the botanical techniques through demonstrations. You will be guided and enabled to work at your own pace to produce your painting. Suggested kit lists are available by e-mailing info@wilmslowguild.org Watercolour paper will be supplied on the day. Please bring your own lunch....

Veronica Jane Gatti has been an icon painter since 2003She will talk about the process of painting a sacred image as a slow and accurate transformation of the natural artistic materials onto a painted surface that represents theological meanings.The techniques used in Iconography have been mostly unchanged from the Byzantium age  through the centuries.  In fact these techniques, that include the...

Colour Workshop Colour is a Key Visual Element. In this workshop we look at the basics of Natural Light (light quality over the day, colour temperature); the Psychology of Colours; Colour Schemes - Different Hue Relationships; Too Much Colour and 'Less Is More' and finally we discuss the use of Monochrome. The morning session will be based in class, and...

Creating for Christmas – Botanical Subjects in Watercolour’ This day school will guide you through painting subjects of the season, exploring aspects of the techniques of botanical painting. Each will be encouraged to work at their own pace with demonstrations from the tutor to guide throughout. Suggested kit lists are available by e-mailing info@wilmslowguild.org Watercolour paper will be supplied on...

This is the ultimate opportunity to immerse yourself into life-drawing, to spend time in a relaxed and friendly day-long class where time constraints are no issue, and where losing yourself...

This is the ultimate opportunity to immerse yourself into life-drawing, to spend time in a relaxed and friendly day-long class where time constraints are no issue, and where losing yourself in the drawing process is on the agenda, allowing yourself repeats of processes, changes of approaches and as many breaks as suit you. There will be three different models, each...

Fundamental Life Drawing - Christmas Special: Chocolate and GingerThis is a special seasonal version of our Fundamental Life Drawing workshops where we are exploring drawing, posture, and movement in a fun experiential way.Expect ….·         a relaxing meditation yoga Nidra style·         a taste of chocolate and ginger·         instructed movement to feel the shapes in your own body before drawing·         fully demonstrated...

This is the ultimate opportunity to immerse yourself into life-drawing, to spend time in a relaxed and friendly day-long class where time constraints are no issue, and where losing yourself in the drawing process is on the agenda, allowing yourself repeats of processes, changes of approaches and as many breaks as suit you. There will be three different models, each...

Life-Drawing Mega Day – Long poses


This is the ultimate opportunity to immerse yourself into life-drawing, to spend time in a relaxed and friendly day-long class where time constraints are no...

Life-Drawing Mega Day – Long posesThis is the ultimate opportunity to immerse yourself into life-drawing, to spend time in a relaxed and friendly day-long class where time constraints are no issue, and where losing yourself in the drawing process is on the agenda, allowing yourself repeats of processes, changes of approaches and as many breaks as suit you. There will...

Celebrating Spring – Botanical Subjects in Watercolour’ Painting in watercolour, we will explore botanical painting techniques to describe the beautiful flowers of springtime. Each will be encouraged to work at their own pace with demonstrations from the tutor to guide throughout. Suggested kit lists are available by e-mailing info@wilmslowguild.org Watercolour paper will be supplied on the day. Please bring your...

This is the ultimate opportunity to immerse yourself into life-drawing, to spend time in a relaxed and friendly day-long class where time constraints are no issue, and where losing yourself in the drawing process is on the agenda, allowing yourself repeats of processes, changes of approaches and as many breaks as suit you. There will be three different models, each...