Earley Painters are untutored sessions hosted by Clare Buchta and Carole Stephens who provide a still-life display to work from. All abilities, newcomers, and non-members are welcome. For further details please contact us.
Spring 2024 Programme
Working from a still life of bold shapes. Using a base of colour and pattern ,carve out the negative shapes with white paint to reveal the objects in colourful forms. Bring usual paints/materials and heavy paper, paints brushes and white acrylic or gouache. Some will be available.
A display of vintage toys which can be interpreted in any suitable medium.
A display of practical and impractical footwear, beautiful and characterful. Can be interpreted in any suitable medium.
The model will be dressed in some interesting costumes, colour is the key!
|Floral Display – Shirley Trevena
Taking inspiration from this well known artist to interpret a display of Spring flowers. Watercolour gouache or acrylic will be most suitable.
|The Grocers Shop
Display of a traditional grocers shop. Any medium suitable.
|On the Windowsill
Looking at a scene inside and out, reference Dufy, Mary Fedden
|Tea for two ….or more !
Elegant tea service and delightful cakes to draw and paint and then eat! Final session until September.
Where: Maiden Place Community Centre, Lower Earley, RG6 3EH
When: 1.30 pm – 4 pm.
£4 per session, cash please payable on the day, no booking required.
Parking is available on-site.
There is a code entry system at the hall. Please contact us for the code.
What to bring
Please bring your own materials: dry and water-based mediums may be used, such as watercolour, acrylic paints, pen and ink, pencil, and crayons, plus your own preferred supports and sketchbooks. We recommend you also bring along a plastic table covering or newspaper, cloths, or paper towel.