Painting Courses at Higham Hall – 2016

higham2This year I am running four courses on painting at Higham Hall in Bassenthwaite.


These are as follows:

  • Colour Exploration, 19-21 February, 2016, three-day course (residential or non-residential)
  • Landscapes, 22-25 March, 2016, four-day course (residential or non-residential)
  • Gouache and Oil Pastel, 10-13 July, 2016, four-day course (residential or non-residential)
  • Layering the Surface, 30 September – 2 October, 2016, three-day course (residential or non-residential)

Painting Sheep

Recently I have been painting a sheep for the Go Herdwick Trail for the Calvert Trust. This sheep is sponsored by Impact International and will be auctioned off along with sheep painted by other artists after a summer of being displayed in public areas around Windermere.

Frances with sheep

This sheep has been named Woolamina. Here is a photo of the finished article: