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Live online classTexture in Abstract Painting: Canal Boat (Daily Walk Series)
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

Next available date:6th June 2020

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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 is an abstract landscape/seascape painter working from her studio on Stepney City Farm in East London. She has been teaching art classes for years, from home in Suffolk, then from Stoke Newington Old Church and at Artbox charity in London. Since moving to the city farm she has held landscape painting classes and 'Paint with Georgie' Saturday classes from her studio. The set-up is ideal, with glass double doors looking out onto the farm, animals all around, and neighboured by a spoon-carver and a ceramicist. It's a wholesome and creative environment, physically close but atmospherically
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Sat 6 Jun 2020, 11:00am - 12:30pm
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Sat 13 Jun 2020, 11:00am - 12:30pm
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Sat 20 Jun 2020, 11:00am - 12:30pm
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Sat 27 Jun 2020, 11:00am - 12:30pm
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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