Workshop dates 2020

New dates for my palette knife workshops for 2020 have just been confirmed. I am delighted to offer everyone an early bird coupon for €10 off the normal price of €135 until 8th December. So book your place early. Please enter coupon code loyalty10 on the checkout page to get your €10 discount. Saturday 1st February Wildflower Meadows in oils. Book your place Saturday 15th [...]

Art Classes September 2019 Dates

The next term of art classes will commence on Monday 2nd and Wednesday 4th September 2019 and will run for 8 weeks, costing €140. The classes are held in the Loft Room in Skerries Mills, County Dublin, Ireland, on Monday or Wednesday morning 10.30 am to 12.30 am. The course covers painting in oils and acrylics and everyone brings their own paints etc.  In all the classes, [...]

New Autumn 2019 Dates – Palette Knife Workshops

New Dates Confirmed. Painting In Oils With A Palette Knife Autumn Dates Saturday  7th September 2019 – flowers in oils Sunday  8th September  2019 – seascapes in oils Saturday 28th September 2019 – meadows in oils Sunday 29th September 2019 – seascapes in oils  I has over 15 years experience giving workshops and teaching. I love to pass on my knowledge of painting. Passionate about teaching, [...]

Oil painting demonstration

Oil Painting Demo - Orange Calendula This video shows start to finish the painting of "Orange Calendula" 8" x 8" oil on board. Learning about video production and cutting so it is a bit raw!!   Hope you enjoy it. https://youtu.be/d0nRiJbjH_w

Peonies palette knife workshop

This Saturday 13th October was the last palette knife workshop of 2018 when we painted peonies in oils. New dates are in the pipeline and I hope to have confirmation for two Saturday's in February 2019 very soon. Find out more about the workshops here. Be first to be informed about new dates by joining my mailing list  here  

Roses in Oils, Mother’s Day Sorted!

    Roses in Oils, Mother's Day Sorted! Mother's day is early this year, on 11th March.   So its time to get organised!! Here is a great gift idea for your mum. On 24th March in my new series of "painting in oils with a palette knife," we will be painting roses.   This is the first workshop in oils covering still life which will give [...]

9 Cyclamen

Our February palette knife workshop this Saturday (25th February) was a great success.   Each painting totally different. Fabulous group of ladies. Plenty of thick buttery paint. Nine happy painters. There are a few spaces left in my next palette knife workshop on 25th March and 22nd April.    If you fancy giving it a go there are more details about the class HERE. Fingers allowed!! [...]