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29 Southern Road
Bournemouth, England, BH6 3SR
United Kingdom


Classical Art Academy run Drawing and Oil Painting Classes Courses Workshops and Painting Holidays from their studio in Bournemouth, Dorset.  Art courses, classes and workshops in Drawing and Oil Painting for all ability levels and ages.

En Plein Air with Martin Close

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En Plein Air with Martin Close

Seascape, capturing summer light and waters

These one-day masterclasses take you to some stunning Dorset beauty spots and teach you how to capture nature on canvas in a loose, representational style.

Martin is the founding artist of the Classical Art Academy and land, sea and skies specialist. He has exhibited in several commercial galleries including the Saatchi.

You will cover: choosing the right composition, accurate colour mixing and tonal values. Key ways of capturing and interpreting nature onto canvas.
Experience level: Oil painting experience essential
Dates: We have four different dates and locations

27th April - Seascape, big beautiful skies with true colour
28th April - Landscape, trees and composition
8th June - Seascape, capturing summer light and waters
9th June - Landscape, mottled lighting and distance

Fee: £110 (each), £205 (for 2), £300 (for 3) £395 (for all 4)
Accommodation starts at £50 a night in our own B&B

“Martin is the best teacher I have encountered. He teaches in a magical way knowing just how to get the best out of each student. Wonderful course, beautiful studies” Kellie Shemilt

En Plein Air Masterclass With Martin Close
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