Spring into creative action this season. Throw winter caution to the wind and paint onto canvas in the relaxing atmosphere of Madelvic House.

The Painting for Pleasure weekend workshop offers a wonderful and enjoyable creative experience with full 1-to-1 professional guidance & support at an affordable price. Welcome to all adults, whatever your age, creative experience or artistic ability. Enjoy the creative process and the time to practice painting for a whole day in the relaxing social atmosphere of Madelvic House.

Painting for Pleasure is a self-directed learning and art practice workshop. Meaning – you are free to choose from whichever area of visual arts and art materials you wish to explore and learn more about through artistic practice. With as much personal support and help, guidance and positive mentoring as you require to complete your first art project and more.

granton:hub’s studio resident artist, Gareth Hutchison, will help you every step of the way. You can choose to use Acrylics, watercolours, oil painting to drawing, mixed media and collage. Art Materials are not provided, although Gareth does supply a small amount for you to try when necessary. 

Dates are: 22nd & 23rd April / 13th & 14th May. Starts 10am – 4.30pm.

Price range:

1 day workshop: £25 (£20 for granton:hub members and for state benefits/pension holders).

2 day workshop: £50 (£40 for granton:hub members and for state benefits/pension holders).

Painting for Pleasure weekend workshops – creating the time & place to practice creative painting.For further details about ‘Painting for Pleasure’ weekend workshops and up-coming dates, please contact Gareth Hutchison at: g.hutchison@hotmail.com