Workshops

Image Katja Katoling-Bloss

Throughout the year, the Society organises a number of workshops using many different media including watercolour, graphite, silverpoint and cloured pencils, led by well known tutors. The fee for each workshop is £40 for members. Tea, coffee and biscuits are provided, please bring your own packed lunch.

We have a new venue - Wheatpieces Community Centre, Columbine Road, Tewkesbury GL20 7SP, less than 7 minutes from junction 9 on the M5.

We have a very varied programme for 2022 with leading tutors:-


Saturday 12th March 10.00am – 4.00pm.

OR Sunday 13th March 10.00am – 4.00pm.

Art workshop.

Painting Ladybirds.

Watercolour/coloured pencil.

Tutor: Cath Hodsman.

NOTE VENUE – Apperley Village Hall,

Sawpit Lane, Apperley, Gloucester GL19 4DP.

Closing date for booking 12th February.


Wednesday 6th April 10.00am – 4.00pm.

OR Thursday 7th April 10.00am – 4.00pm.

Botanical art workshop.

Seaweed Shells and Flotsam from the strand line.

Graphite.

Tutor: Penny Brown.

Closing date for booking 9th March.



Monday 16th May 10.00am – 4.00pm.

OR Tuesday 17th May 10.00am – 4.00pm.

Botanical art workshop.

Subject to be confirmed.

Watercolour.

Tutor: Leigh Ann Gale.

Closing date for booking 18th April.


Thursday 23rd June 10.00am – 4.00pm.

OR Friday 24th June 10.00am – 4.00pm.

Botanical art workshop.

Subject to be confirmed.

Coloured pencil.

Tutor: Janie Pirie.

Closing date for booking 26th May.


Tuesday 6th September 10.00am – 4.00pm.

OR Wednesday 7th September 10.00am – 4.00pm.

Botanical art workshop.

"What is the best way to present our subject to give an arresting image?"

Watercolour.

Tutor: Amber Halsall.

Closing date for booking 9th August.


Monday 31st October 10.00am – 4.00pm.

OR Tuesday 1st November 10.00am – 4.00pm.

Botanical art workshop.

Autumn Fruits and Seeds, mixing browns and dry brush technique.

Watercolour.

Tutor: Laura Silburn.

Closing date for booking 3rd October.


A member of the Gloucestershire Society for Botanical Illustration enjoying one of our frequent workshops



A member of the Gloucestershire Society for Botanical Illustration enjoying one of our frequent workshops



A member of the Gloucestershire Society for Botanical Illustration enjoying one of our frequent workshops