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Bournemouth, England, BH6 3SR
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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.

Writing Nature Poetry Inspired By Beautiful Paintings

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Writing Nature Poetry Inspired By Beautiful Paintings

Write poetry inspired by the natural world depicted in beautiful representational oil paintings, by local artists.

This workshop is led by Paul Canon-Harris a wonderful local poet, writer and broadcaster, as featured on BBC Radio Two. The venue is an Classical Art Atelier, housed in a beautiful Edwardian house. They have produced a small exhibition of land/seascapes in oils by local artists enabling you to explore this symbiotic relationship between poetry, art and nature.

This workshop is for anyone, beginners and established bards welcome. Aims:

  • To guide you with structure and technique

  • Supporting you to listen to that deep poetic voice

  • Experince writting in a unique and creative enviroment

  • Write and recite poems 

This is part of the Bournemouth Emerging Arts Feastival and the day finishes with a live oil painting demonstration with poetry recital. Light lunch included. 

When: Sunday 5th May 2019

Time: 10.30am to 6.30pm 

Cost: £15

Earlier Event: April 28
En Plein Air with Martin Close