Pastel colour course for débutantes and the experienced
languages french and English
Dates: pm monday 14th August 2-00 18,30
all day 15th august 9,30 – 17,00
all day 16th august 9,30 – 17,00
Content : tonal values, tonal values of colours, using line and block colour, briefly covering perspective and geometry of a painting, drawing first, using the background colour, building the picture.
Possible subjects; interior, castle exterior, village scene, still life
Bring: your pastels (60 – 80 including some good darks) mostly soft pastels, soft rubber, sketch pad, pencils, a pastel block sketch book 30 x 40 maximum, camera, a portable easel if you have one ( let me know if you do not). Portable seat optional,
Cost of course 150€ including apero monday and lunches tuesday and wednesday
Stay in the light airy rooms of this traditional stone lotois house, eat in the garden adjoining the chateau and relax in the large salon surrounded by art and art books. Bring a partner. Stay longer. Ride bikes, paint the fabulous surrounding area, swim in the river, soak up the history.
If required bnb including breakfast and transport to a restaurant or use of the kitchen in the evening or evening meal @ additional 13€
room 45 – 60 € per night please discuss ( 15% discount for more than two nights)
8 students maximum, 4 minimum