Education

Member Courses

CAROLE ANDREWS  SBA – Surrey

Regular specialist flower painting courses in watercolour for all abilities at her home in Epsom Downs, Surrey and some one-day workshops available.
Tel: 01737 371026. Web site: www.carole-andrews.co.uk
Email:
carole@carole-andrews.co.uk

SUSAN CHRISTOPHER-COULSON SBAVP

Courses for all abilities including beginners using coloured pencils.

Fieldbreaks current courses offered at Hassop Hall, Derbyshire, Goodnestone Park, Kent & RHS Garden Wisley, Surrey
Booking & info contact: Sue Field  01433 621420  www.fieldbreaks.co.uk

Higham Hall, Bassenthwaite Lake, Cumbria several courses throughout the year, lengths vary from a weekend, several days to a full week
Booking & info contact: 01768 776276  www.highamhall.com

Plas Tan y Bwlch, Snowdonia weekend courses
Booking & info contact: 01766 772600  www.plastanybwlch.com

Workshops also available to private botanical art societies /groups.

Please visit www.floraleyes.co.uk for any other public venues news

GAYNOR DICKESON DipSBA(Dist) SBA
West Sussex

Botanical Art,  one and two-day workshops in water colour or coloured pencil. All abilities welcome to her studio in Bosham, West Sussex.
Contact for more details: Telephone 01243 573 405
Web site: www.gaynorsflora.com Email: gaynorsflora@mac.com

 

JARNIE GODWIN BSc(Hons) AssocSBA  – Hampshire
Online Tuition

Botanical so Beautiful: Sign up and subscribe to exclusive watercolour tutorials for all levels of ability. Includes Jarnie’s Sketchbook in Practice exercises, and practical Tool Box videos.

Websitewww.sketchbooksquirrel.com
jarnieg@sketchbooksquirrel.com

JANE GOODSON SBA DipSBA – Dorset

Holiday trips, day and weekend courses in botanical painting in watercolour and drawing or beginners and improvers.

Contact Jane for more details on 01305 757074, 0788 774 8866 or jane.goodson1964@btinternet.com

 YVONNE GLENISTER HAMMOND SBA – Bedfordshire

Botanical painting weekend courses for beginners and advanced students at Knuston Hall, Irchester, Wellingborough,
and Northamptonshire NN29 7EU    –      Tel: 01604 362200.
Web: www.hammondbotanics.com

HELEN HANSON BA SBA – Kent

Ink and coloured pencil landscape courses:

Higham Hall, Bassenthwaite Lake, Cumbria 3 day course
“Winter Contrasts” January 21st – 24th 2019 Landscape in Ink and Coloured Pencil
Booking and contact: 01768 776276 www.highamhall.com

Field Breaks 2 day course at Goodnestone Park Gardens, Kent
“Wildflower Meadows in Ink and Coloured Pencil” June 20th – 21st 2018
Booking and contact: Sue Field
Tel: 01433 621420 www.fieldbreaks.co.uk

2 day workshops in her Deal studio by arrangement. Tuition for small groups
(maximum 6, minimum 3).

Local weekly groups for Botanical Coloured Pencil and “Nature into Art” in Deal, Kent.
Beginners welcome. See website for details.
www.helenhanson.co.uk 

CHRISTINA HART-DAVIES FSBA – Hants and Wiltshire

Hillier Gardens, Romsey, Hants
Sunday 10 June 2018
Saturday 10 November 2018
Contact Hillier Gardens directly to book online
or ring 01794 369318.
These are my final workshops at Hilliers!

Mere, Wiltshire
Saturday 17 September 2018
Contact Christina for details.

Christina tutors residential courses on botanical painting each year at The Kingcombe Centre.
18 – 22 June 2018 Summer Plants in Watercolour – FULL, waiting list available
29 Oct – 1 Nov 2018 Autumn Plants in Watercolour  – FULL, waiting list available
Contact the Centre for details or ring (01300) 320684.
These are my final residential workshops at Kingcombe!

In addition, Christina leads workshops for closed groups and societies interested in botanical painting. Contact Christina for details if you would like her to visit your group.

SUSAN HILLIER FSBA – Somerset and Cornwall

Short courses at Dillington House, Somerset, contact: Dillington House, Tel: 01460 258613.
Ten-week course on Fridays at Porth Navas, Cornwall, contact: Claire Holmes on Tel: 01326 340336.
Ten week botanical painting course on Thursdays at Tresillian, Cornwall, contact: Pat Bearman on Tel: 01872 530340.
In Cornwall with Field Breaks, tel: 01433 621420.
Other occasional workshops and short courses,
Tel: 01726 73696, susanhillier@tiscali.co.uk

MAUREEN JORDAN  SBA – Suffolk

One day Flower Pastel Workshops for small groups of beginners and intermediate artists working in her studio in Ipswich, Suffolk. Contact Maureen for available dates. Tel: 01473 278122 or email: maureen.jordan@btinternet.com
www.maureenjordan.com

JENNY JOWETT  FSBA – Berkshire, Hampshire, Suffolk and Portugal

Contact: Tel/Fax: 0118 970 0278.

MICHAEL LAKIN SBA – Derbyshire

Monthly one-day and weekend workshops in watercolour, coloured pencil and pencil on painting and drawing through the seasons at White Hollows Studio, the Calke Estate, South Derbyshire. Accommodation can be arranged. Tel: 01332 862757 for brochure.

SANDRINE MAUGY SBA

Short courses for all abilities in botanical painting held at West Dean College. Contact: West Dean, Chichester, West Sussex PO18 0QZ. short.courses@westdean.org.uk, 01243 811301.

 KATE NUTTALL DipSBA(Dist) SBA

Residential or non-residential botanical watercolour painting courses at Knuston Hall, Northamptonshire in a very friendly and relaxing environment. Beginners as well as more experienced students welcome, as plenty of one-to-one guidance will be given.
www.knustonhall.org.uk

Termly Saturday morning workshops from 10-12 at the Ten2 Gallery in Hinckley, Leicestershire.
www.ten2gallery.co.uk

Other tuition or workshops by request. kate.nuttall915@btinternet.com

JANE LEYCESTER PAIGE FSBA – Northants

Occasional  courses.  Contact: The Old Brewery Studios, The Manor House, Kings Cliff, Peterborough PE8  6XB, Tel: 01780 470247, email: paiges@oldbrewerystudios.co.uk

REINHILD RAISTRICK SBA – East Anglia

One and three-day courses, suitable for all levels at Cambridge University Botanic Garden.
Tel No:- 01223 336265     e mail:-  education@botanic-cam-ac.uk

Weekend Courses at Aldeburgh, Suffolk
Tel No :- 01284787372               e mail : reinhild@btinternet.com

CHRISTOPHER RYLAND BA, ATC, SBA – Suffolk

A variety of courses in flower painting, drawing, watercolour painting, line and wash, pastels and landscape painting are available throughout the year. They occupy a morning or an afternoon for six weeks and some one-day courses are also available. Suitable for all levels.
Held at his Suffolk studio: 35 Gainsborough Street, Sudbury, Suffolk CO10 2EU, Tel: 01787 881224 or email: christopherryland@btinternet.com

GAEL SELLWOOD SBA, FEATC, CertHE Hertfordshire, Cambridgeshire, Peak District, Shropshire

A qualified teacher, Gael runs a regular weekly class every Monday or Tuesday for all levels of ability, held in the fully equipped studio at her home in Hertfordshire.
Contact telephone number 01763 289 235, www.gaelsellwood.co.uk.
Also regular 2 and 3 day workshops held in the studio on various topics.

BILLY SHOWELL  – online/various places

Botanical and Beyond: subscribe to Billy’s online watercolour tutorials for all levels of ability.
Web site: www.billyshowell.com

Courses held at the Artists Studio and Wisley RHS. Classes held around the country (see website) Demonstrations and workshops for Art clubs. Billy will also consider tutoring painting classes for a minimum of six people in artist’s own venues.
Tel: 0776 264 8687 or email billyshowell@live.co.uk

Classes at Wisley RHS gardens in Surrey,
Please book through Wisley’s website www.rhs.org.uk

JULIE SMALL SBA Lancashire and Derbyshire

Residential courses in Botanical Illustration (mainly pencil).
Derbyshire : Field Breaks,Castleton 01433 621420
or E-mail :info@fieldbreaks.co.uk
Beginners and more experienced students welcome.

julie.small@hotmail.co.uk or  01744 608323

DIANNE SUTHERLAND SBA – Online Courses

A range of online courses available for varying abilities and interests. Including graphite, watercolour and painting on vellum.

www.botanicalart-online.com

ANN SWAN SBA – Wiltshire

01380 724788     7710542653

Check out my new website on www.annswan.co.uk

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JULIA TRICKEY SBA–Bath

Weekly classes in the Bath area and occasional two day workshops. Also runs workshops for botanical art groups around the country on a range of subjects, as requested. Online versions of the popular Painting Leaves and Painting Wet-in-Wet tutorials are available to purchase at juliatrickeyart.teachable.com along with a number of other tutorials – both short free videos, longer tutorials to purchase and instructional leaflets to download.

For more information see www.juliatrickey.co.uk or email julia@juliatrickey.co.uk

SUE VIZE SBA – Nottinghamshire, Derbyshire, Yorkshire, Cumbria

Artist and author of ‘Botanical Drawing using Graphite and Coloured Pencils’ published by Crowood Press
Website:  www.suevize.com
Tel: 07977 689092
Email:  suevizesba@gmail.com

 Botanical Drawing workshops in Nottinghamshire, Derbyshire and Yorkshire.  All levels of ability are welcome.  Experience is not always necessary, just a desire to work in detail and a love of plants.  Full tuition given in the use of coloured pencil or graphite pencil with one-to-one guidance throughout.

 Venues:
Long Eaton Art Room, Long Eaton, Derbyshire – One day workshops and weekly classes

The Art Room, Barlow, Derbyshire – One day workshops

WI Hall, Lowdham, Nottingham – One day workshops

Bookings through suevizesba@gmail.com
www.suevize.com

Patchings Art Centre, Nottinghamshire – One day workshops
Bookings through Patchings 0115 9653479   www.patchingsartcentre.co.uk

Nightingale Centre, Great Hucklow, Derbyshire – Residential breaks

Bookings through Field Breaks    info@fieldbreaks.co.uk     www.fieldbreaks.co.uk

RHS Garden Harlow Carr, Harrogate, Yorkshire – 2 day non-residential

Bookings through RHS Tel: 020 3176 5830   rhs.org.uk/harlowcarr

Artison, Masham, Yorkshire – One day workshops
Bookings through Artison     hello@artison.co.uk     www.artison.co.uk

SIMON WILLIAMS SBA – Venues throughout the UK

Course director of SBA Distance Learning Course.

Courses in botanical and natural history illustration in gouache or watercolour.
For more details on Simon’s courses visit www.swillustrations.com or Tel: 07931 623173

JILL WINCH SBA, DipEGS – Hertfordshire

Botanical painting classes, from studio at home in Hertfordshire. Tuition in watercolour and coloured pencils, all levels welcome. Weekend courses held at Missenden Abbey, Bucks.
Tel: 01462 713769