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5(2 reviews)
Create an abstract painting inspired by your daily walk, incorporating textures found at home
10 Students
£20 pp
1.5 hour class
Beginner

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Georgie Mason Studio

About this class

In this class we will be working from close-up pictures of textures taken on daily walks. This could be worn down paint on a canal boat, paint peeling off a door, a section of pavement, some moss on a tree - whatever catches your eye. It’s an exercise in curiosity and appreciation of the beauty in the mundane.

You can either work alongside Georgie, referencing her picture, or you’re also welcome to work from your own photo, applying the textures and techniques as you go.

Georgie will talk you through her process, including creating a composition, applying texture…

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What you will learn
  • How to paint an abstract artwork
  • How to incorporate texture from things at home
  • How to foster curiosity for the mundane
What you will need
  • Glue (PVA/liquid glue)
  • Acrylic/household paints
  • Big palette/cardboard/baking paper about 40 x 40cm
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5(2 reviews)
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Joey - May 17th
This was a really excellent class. Having never really used texture in painting before, Georgie's teaching was brilliantly clear and we all had a really enjoyable hour and a half. It went much too quickly but I made a really interesting piece of art which I'm going to continue to work on with my new-found skills. Look forward to another course Georgie - thanks so much.
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Harriet - May 17th
Georgie was a great teacher, I learned ways of making texture which I’ve never been able to achieve in my own pictures until now! Thanks so much
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Georgie Mason is an intuitive abstract painter working in an assortment of media. She values the art making process for its therapeutic benefits and as a process of self-exploration just as much as she values the final product. 

Georgie teaches weekly workshops from her studio at Stepney City Farm in London: a wholesome and creative environment, physically close but atmospherically very far from the hustle and bustle of the city, with glass double doors looking out onto the farm, animals all around, and neighboured by a spoon-carver and a ceramicist.  

Georgie’s workshops are very process-led, with…

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Joey - May 17th
This was a really excellent class. Having never really used texture in painting before, Georgie's teaching was brilliantly clear and we all had a really enjoyable hour and a half. It went much too quickly but I made a really interesting piece of art which I'm going to continue to work on with my new-found skills. Look forward to another course Georgie - thanks so much.
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Harriet - May 17th
Georgie was a great teacher, I learned ways of making texture which I’ve never been able to achieve in my own pictures until now! Thanks so much