Tutor Martyn Harris will take you through step by step preparation and drawing out, blocking in and first pass, then onto final pass finishing to create a portrait in oils. Martyn, is a realist painter working in the classical traditions of portraiture and Landscape. Having 40 years experience as a painter gaining accolades for his work nationally.
He gains inspiration from nature and works mainly from life, to capture the essence of the subject. This workshop is suitable for beginners through to improvers.
As a young artist he was introduced to W R Jennings a respected international landscape artist who agreed to mentor and developed his style of painting.
Martyn is a resident artist at The Art Yard, a member of the Birmingham Art Circle and has regularly exhibited at the Royal Birmingham Society of Artists (RBSA). A Winner of the Society of All Artists (SAA) Professional Artist of the year in 2020, BAC “Presidents Award” in 2019 and was a featured artist in “Portrait for NHS heroes” project.
He take regular commissions and has work available in Independent galleries and has work in private collections in the UK and overseas.
Refreshments of sandwiches, tea, coffee and cake will be served
£65.00 per person
10am – 3:30pm
To book your place please call Alison Poole on 01952 852130 or email email@example.com
Alison’s working days are Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays.
Workshops require a minimum number of participants to run, we will review this ten days prior to the class.
Participants will be contacted and a full refund given should a cancellation occur.