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Charles Evans Acrylic & Watercolours www.charlesevansart.com Charlie is the main demonstrator for Windsor and Newton and has been teaching and painting for 'about 100 years' as he says. He mainly paints landscapes, seascapes, boats, buildings and horses. Charlie will choose the subject on the day and he will be painting stage by stage so that everyone will have a completed picture at the end of each session. Along the way he will be showing some tips and techniques. Charlie’s method is very informal and he likes everyone to have fun and enjoy the workshop. No-one needs to feel intimidated! Tutors courses that are suitable for all levels of ability. Robert Dutton Expressive Seascape & Landscape www.rdcreative.co.uk Workshops are a great way to gain an insight into Robert’s award winning style of work and learn lots at the same time very quickly. He has appeared at a number of 
well-known national art events to speak about his work, demonstrate and teach artists of all abilities new and exciting art techniques with a variety of media, with much critical acclaim. He is also one of only two UK Ambassadors representing the world class Canson Paper Company, selected for his outstanding style of work and passion for the brand on which he has won several national and international fine art awards. He is also an UK Ambassador for Royal Talens and represents brand leading names that include Nitram Charcoal from Canada and also Derwent Art Materials in the UK. Tutors courses that are suitable for all levels of ability. Trevor Osborne Pet Portraits Watercolour or Pastel www.trevorosborneartist.co.uk Trevor has painted 'compulsively' from a very young age. At the age of 16 he won the National English School Portrait Competition. Since 2011, Trevor has been working as a professional artist, exhibiting in numerous solo and group exhibitions. In 2014 he won the prestigious Prix des Pastels Girault at the Salon du Pastel en Bretagne and his work has been sold all over the world. He tutors regularly in pastel, watercolour, pen & ink and oil at The Art Trading Company in Suffolk and gives demonstrations and tuition to art groups all over the UK. Trevor is also a tutor demonstrator for the Society for All Artists (SAA). His subjects include figure work and portraiture, as well as light on water and the marine environment, and his recent work has studied the relationship between people and animals who work together in the Suffolk landscape. Tutors courses that are suitable for all levels of ability. Vic Bearcroft Soft Pastels on Velour www.vicbearcroft.co.uk Vic Bearcroft is a professional wildlife and pet portrait artist, who specialises in pastel on velour, but also works in pencil, watercolour, coloured pencil, charcoal, oil and acrylic media. His preferred medium is pastels on velour paper, which allows him to create both softness and detailed textures. Winning best in show at his first ever wildlife art exhibition, Vic has gone onto win further awards for his work, including the prestigious 'Endangered Species' category in the 2012 BBC Wildlife Artist of the Year competition. Vic also has his own range of pastels and velour paper created by the SAA, and a highly popular DVD series, Wildlife in Pastels. Vic has had several books published with the first run on his third book Dark Angels selling out in the first two weeks. Tutors courses that are suitable for all levels of ability. Paul Marlor Landscapes Watercolour www.pauldenemarlor.com Paul's passion for painting began at a very early age and this love of art has always remained a major part of his life. Whilst running a business for over 12 years, he spent his free hours honing his watercolour painting skills and in 2007 decided the time was right to make the transition to fine art painting full time. He became a full time professional artist, concentrating on watercolour, and developed his own style. Paul has regular exhibitions and has had a large number of images published. He also sells his work all around the UK. His work is varied including landscapes, seascapes, still Life, wildlife and floral. Although Paul paints mostly in watercolour, he is also adept in acrylic, oil, gouache, graphite and pastel. 
In 2015 Paul was awarded the SAA Professional Artist of the Year. Tutors courses that are suitable for all levels of ability. Carol Hill SWA RBSA SFP Landscapes & Still Life Oils www.carolhillartist.com Carol is a qualified Adult Education Teacher and she organises workshops, painting days and demonstrations to art groups throughout the country, as well as residential courses. She has demonstrated and given workshops in Switzerland/Australia and is an art lecturer on P&O cruise ships. In 2006 she was a watercolour demonstrator at the Mall Galleries during the SWA Exhibition. She is a Member of The Society of Women Artists, The Royal Birmingham Society of Artists and The Society of Floral Painters. Carol is also President of The Matlock Artists Society. Her paintings have been exhibited at numerous events nationally including, The Society of Women Artists Annual Exhibition at the Mall Galleries and The Royal Watercolour Society at the Bankside Gallery in London. She was also awarded the HRH Princess Michael of Kent Watercolour Award and particpated in The Lady Taverners Auction at the Mall Galleries. Tutors courses that are suitable for all levels of ability. Tim Fisher Sketch & Acrylics www.timfisherartist.co.uk Working in a wide range of media, his art has been reproduced as fine art prints, with originals in public, private and corporate collections throughout the world. Tim is a regular contributor to the Leisure Painter magazine and has won numerous art awards. He was shortlisted from 12,000 entrants for the first Daily Mail 'NOT' the Turner Prize competition. His painting was subsequently displayed at the the Mall Galleries, London. 2012 saw the publication of his first book, How to Paint Flowers in Acrylics. He's appeared on the Sky Arts TV Channel demonstrating acrylic flower painting techniques. This year he completed his second book, Drawing Masterclass, Perspective. He is currently working on his third publication, The Beginners Guide to Oil Pastel. He has also developed his own pastel surface, Fisher400 which has had worldwide acclaim. Tim runs regular workshops, painting holidays and demonstrates to art groups throughout the UK. Tutors courses that are suitable for all levels of ability.
For further information on our courses please either call us on 01457 857 527 or email us at info@pennine-art.uk
The Old House Studio t. 01457 857527 Joanne Crook e. info@pennine-art.uk