18th – 25th July 2020 Watercolour 101- Mastering the Basics with Sarah Roche

A class for absolute beginners with Sarah Roche

Have you always wanted to learn how to draw and paint?

Well, here is your opportunity!

Sarah Roche, our experienced and award winning instructor, will guide you through daily workshops and exercises to build your skills and develop your talent.

Your classes will be broken down into different focuses covering

Drawing basics

Watercolor techniques

Mixing and matching colours

Drawing from life

Landscape and flower painting

Each day we will work together on a series of projects, with Sarah providing plenty of demonstration and one on one tuition.

A basic art materials kit will be provided as part of your package.

What’s included in the Retreat

Free transfers from Bergerac Airport or train station

7nights stay in twin en-suite rooms

Full board (except 2 group evening meals, not included in price)

Daily art sessions

Optional trips

Sarah Roche is an internationally respected teacher, who is currently Education Director of the Wellesley College Certificate of Botanical Art and Illustration program, based at Wellesley College, Boston USA. She teaches many beginner level classes and has had great success with her friendly fun approach

Her work is included in many collections , both in Europe and in the United States. She has exhibited her work in many venues including the Royal Horticultural Society UK, the Smithsonian Museum in Washington DC

She has taught at art colleges and adult education centers in the UK and the USA, and loves introducing beginners to the exciting world of drawing and painting

Every Artist started out as a beginner!

Come and join Sarah and the Haven on the Hill team, and enjoy sharing this art retreat with like minded beginners, just like you, in the peace and tranquility of the French countryside.


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