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:
[email protected]

PENNY BROWN SBA – Dorset

Courses in graphite pencil drawing and cut paper collage. One day themed workshops and longer course available at various venues around the South West.

 Dorset Centre for the Creative Arts
Venue ; Dorset Centre for the Creative Arts, Middle Farm Way, Poundbury, Dorchester, DT1 3AR
Further Details and Contact for booking; www.dorsetcreativeartclasses.co.uk

Kingcombe Centre
Venue: The Kingcombe Centre, Toller Porcorum, Dorchester, Dorset, DT2 0EQ
Further Details and Contact for booking; www.kingcombe.org/courses.

Sculpture by the Lakes
Venue: Sculpture by the Lakes, Pallington Lakes, Dorchester, DT2
Further Details and Contact for booking; www.sculpturebythelakes.co.uk

More details on Penny’s website;   www.pennybrownillustrations.com

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

SHEVAUN DOHERTY DipSBA(Dist) ISBA – DUBLIN – Online Tuition

Shevaun is the vellum tutor on the SBA’s diploma and she holds various workshops in Ireland and abroad.

Shevaun now has an online course called Botanical Elements

GAYNOR DICKESON DipSBA(Dist) SBA – West Sussex and Online Tuition

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

Gaynor now has an online botanical art course –  Subscribe here

ROS FRANKLIN GM, FLS, SBA(Fellow), FEPFS – Hampshire and elsewhere around the UK

 Ros has been teaching since 2008, and loves sharing her passion for
botanical painting. She teaches in her beautiful studio at her home in Hampshire, and in the Eden Project, RHS Rosemoor, and other groups and societies around the UK, including Field Breaks in Derbyshire.
 
Beginners, to the more advanced are welcome to all her friendly run classes. Vellum is an option on most classes, one of her favourite mediums to paint on.
 
Check out all her 2019 classes/workshops:-
 

JARNIE GODWIN BSc(Hons) SBA  – 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
[email protected]

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

AMBER HALSALL SBA – Kent

Amber teaches both watercolour and coloured pencils in Tonbridge, see Ambers website for more info

YVONNE GLENISTER HAMMOND SBA – Bedfordshire

Botanical painting weekend courses for beginners and advanced students at Knuston Hall, Irchester, Wellingborough.
See more info on  www.hammondbotanics.com

HELEN HANSON BA SBA – Kent

Ink and coloured pencil landscape courses:

Higham Hall, Bassenthwaite Lake,
Booking and contact: 01768 776276 www.highamhall.com

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

Christina will be tutoring two one-day workshops Wiltshire:

Mere, Wiltshire
Saturday 6 April 2019
Saturday 12 October 2019
Contact Christina for details.

Christina no longer tutors week-long residential courses on botanical painting at The Kingcombe Centre. However, there will be two long weekends (Friday teatime to Sunday teatime) in 2019:
17 – 19 May 2019 Summer Plants in Watercolour
4 – 6 October 2019 Autumn Plants in Watercolour
Contact the Centre for details or ring (01300) 320684.

In addition, Christina leads workshops for private 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

Occasional workshops and short courses at Field breaks venues
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

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.

ANNA MASON SBA – Online tuition

Anna runs a successful Online School with video tutorials.

SANDRINE MAUGY SBA

Short courses for all abilities in botanical painting held at West Dean College. For more info go to Sandrines website.

ANGELINE DE MEESTER SBA – Kent

Angeline holds various botanical watercolour workshops, for more info see Angelines website

KATE NUTTALL 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.
Also at www.ten2gallery.co.uk

For more info on all the workshops visit Kate’s website.

JANIE PIRIE SBA

Janie is a tutor on the SBA diploma course and she holds various coloured pencil workshops around the UK, including Higham Hall and Flatford Mill.

For more info check out Janie’s website.

REINHILD RAISTRICK SBA – East Anglia

One and three-day courses, suitable for all levels at Cambridge University Botanic Garden.
Tel No:- 01223 336265     Web:-  CUBG Courses

Weekend Courses at Aldeburgh, Suffolk
Tel No :- 01284787372               email : [email protected]

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: [email protected]

ELAINE SEARLE BA(Hons) FLS

Elaine provides Online Tuition and also has workshops in Mallorca and Italy.

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.

Gael also holds workshops at Field breaks venues

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 [email protected]

Classes at Wisley RHS gardens in Surrey,
Please book through Wisley’s website Wisley Courses 2019

JULIE SMALL SBA Lancashire and Derbyshire

Residential courses in Botanical Illustration (mainly pencil).
Derbyshire : Field Breaks,Castleton
or E-mail :[email protected]
Beginners and more experienced students welcome.

[email protected] 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

Dianne also holds workshops at Field breaks venues

ANN SWAN SBA – Wiltshire

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

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Anne also holds workshops at Field breaks venues

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.

Sculpture by the Lakes
Venue: Sculpture by the Lakes, Pallington Lakes, Dorchester, DT2
Further Details and Contact for booking: www.sculpturebythelakes.co.uk

For more information see www.juliatrickey.co.uk or email [email protected]

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:  [email protected]

 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 [email protected]
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    [email protected]breaks.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     [email protected]     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 around the UK.

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