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Drawing Trees

2nd July - 13th August

Course of six sessions: Tuesdays except 30th July 10.00am – 1.00pm

Norden Farm Centre for the Arts, Maidenhead SL6 4PF

We will explore a variety of tree forms finding ways to depict their character from observing their overall shape, branching, surface texture of bark, with and without leaves etc., using charcoal and pastel or line and watercolour wash.  For more information and booking visit

Hair: Drawing Workshop

Saturday 17th August

10.00am – 3.00pm

Norden Farm Centre for the Arts Maidenhead SL6 4PF

Drawing hair in pencil (graphite or coloured), conté crayon or charcoal, we will make at least two different studies of hair and several small sketches, looking at the importance of the underlying head or chin.  References for braided, curled, dreadlocked, straight etc. hair will be provided, and works for reference will include drawings by Leonardo, Rubens and Watteau.

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Cookham and Maidenhead Arts Trail

Saturday 14th and Sunday 15th September

Artists in and around Cookham and Maidenhead will be opening their studios from 10.00am to 6.00pm.  There will be works for sale but just as importantly you will be able to meet the artists and talk about why and how they make their particular art forms.  CAMAT showcases a huge variety of different artists including textile artists, ceramicists, artists working in glass and metal, sculptors, painters and printmakers.  Jo will be delighted to meet you at her venue.  Save the date and information about CAMAT 2019 will be posted late May/early summer at

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