Cober Hill, Near Scarborough
Mixed Media Painting at Cober Hill
Dates for 2018 - September Sunday 9 - Friday 14, £441.00
Sunday 28 - Friday Nov 2, £441.
New Oil painting weekend October 19-22, £330 per person,
Equipment for the oil course, a minium of equipment is required. I hold materials, ie paints. Students, please bring brushes, hog or other types, flat and round. Either Boards or Canvasses, roughly 12 x 14 ins, low odor solvents, cotton rags or kitchen towels/cloths. Easel, either floor table, apron, palette. Plus any oil paints you have, I have a good supply. Suitable for beginners and those wishing to improve skills.
This popular venue, provides an excellent painting studio, accommodation and food.
During the mixed media holidays l give evening demonstrations, in different subject and medias
Various daily working exercises and one to one tuition.
I work in watercolours, acrylic, pastel and mixed medias.
Watercolour paper, pastel papers are for sale. Full details of what to bring, please contact me via email
Full board, includes
En-suite rooms, with tea and coffeee facilities
Wonderful views and gardens, set in 6 acres of well maintained grounds, not far from the sea.
No single supplement.
WF FI throughout,
Excellent studio to work in
Tuition and and demonstrations by Sue
Early booking is eseential, to avoid disapointment.
Cober Hill, Cloughton, Scarborough, North Yorkshire, TS13 0AR
Regarding booking for 2017, new bookings will only be taken at the end of January 2017.
Basic materials for mixed media courses
Watercolour Paints, wither tube or full pans, I suggest, Winsor and Newton, Daler Rowney.
Soft Pastels, I suggest Inscribe, Sennelier and Unison.
Acrylics, good quality, not the cheaper makes, ie Winsor and Newton, Daler Rowney System 3,
Black permanent Felt tip pens
Brushes suitbale for acrylics and water colours
Two pieces of mount board, roughly 20 x 16 ins
Canvas 20 x16 ins
Easel, either Table or floor standing. (essential for pastels)
Acrylic brushes and watercolour brushes
Old magazines for collage, ie Hello and OK are excellent for tearing up!
Old plate for mixing acrylics
Stay Wet Palette
Itinerary details for Cober Hill in September
Dear Students, looking forward to seeing you for an exciting week
Here's an outline for the week.
Please Arrive Sunday at 3 30 pm
Take your art materials to the Art room in The Joseph Rowntree Centre.
I will be there to greet you.
Sunday evening - Watercolour demo
Monday-after breakfast, watercolour exercise
Monday evening - Pastel demonstration
Tuesday -Pastel exercise
Tuesday evening. - I will start the collage for the next day
Wednesday - Collage exercise
Wednesday Evening - I will start the acrylic demonstration
Thursday acrylice excercise
Thursday evening, pastel or watercolour portrait.
plus exhibition of students work
We depart after breakfast on Friday morning
Students may work on their own work with my help. Or take part in the daily lessons.
Materials I suggest the following
Watercolour- Cadmium Red, Permanent Rose, Lemon Yellow, Cadmium Yellow, Ultrmariane Blue, Cerulean Blue and Cobalt Violet
Water paper - Saunders Waterford or Bockingford 300lbs (600gsms)
I will have Bockingford for sale
Brushes rigger brush no 3 and 6, round no 10
Acrylics same colours as above, with addition of a large tube of Titanium White
1 Acrylic canvass ( 20 X 16 ins ( or acrylic day)
1 mount board, roughly 20x 16 ins
Brushes various flat and round brushes, System 3 are very good, if you have any queries ? please give me a ring on 01287 622612
is you want to work on your own work, please bring reference pictures
Cober Hill Conference Centre in Cloughton nr Scarborough
A residentail centre providing refletion, recreation and relaxation, an impressive established building with modern extensions and prupose built annexe,
Offers an excellent studio with kitchen for water, coffee and tea
A non profit organisation jointly owned by two of the Joseph Rowntree trustees
They offer 63 en-suite bedrooms, (25 on the ground floor), beautifully tended grounds with tennis court, croquet lawn and children's play area.
Ample free parking (suitable for minibuses and coaches)
They offer a wide range of painting holidays, dance, keep fit and crafts.