Bedworth Heath Community Centre – A Passion for Plants

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  • 25/04/2022
    10:00 - 12:00

A Passion for Plants – in-person at Bedworth Heath Community Centre, Smorrall Lane, Bedworth Heath CV12 0JN

a free 5-week painting course in a small group.  This course is for adults 18+ who live in Warwickshire and who want to learn more about botanical art through drawing, collage, and painting with acrylics.  All art materials are provided.

Level of difficulty:    Beginners and Improvers

“Each week we learnt something new and techniques were very well explained.  I’ve learnt a lot about painting and we all had a real sense of achievement.  Very enjoyable!”

Course Dates:
Monday 25th April, 10am-12pm
bank holiday
Monday 9th May, 10am-12pm
Monday 16th May, 10am-12pm
Monday 23rd May, 10am-12pm
Monday 30th May, 10am-12pm

You will learn:
Inspired by Victorian Botanical Artists and artist Georgia O’Keefe you will learn to use your passion for plants to express yourself.  This is quite a fast-paced course focusing on colour with a different project each week, including

  • art history: the life and art of botanical artists and artist Georgia O’Keefe
  • sketching and drawing from observation
  • colour theory and mixing a wide range of shades
  • collaging and layering
  • application and blending techniques
  • to enjoy painting and to trust the creative process

How to book a place
Click on the orange ‘Register Now’ button you can see on the top right and enter your contact details.  We will then email you to confirm your place.
Please note that you can only attend one course at any one time.  Once you have completed your course, you may be able to book on a further course.

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Art Materials:
This course is in-person and we will provide all materials FREE.

Art for Wellbeing Warwickshire is a programme of workshops and courses for adults with low to moderate mental health needs commissioned by Warwickshire County Council.