Painting with Earth

Painting with Earth (one-day) workshop: with Peter Ward.

  • 95 British pounds

Course Description

Friday 8th October 10am - 4pm An introduction to gathering, processing and painting with locally gathered earth pigments. The morning will be spent collecting pigments from a local site, exploring the geology and ethical and ecological implications of using hand-gathered earth pigments. We will then experiment with different processing methods and make simple paint with a range of binders before trying the paint out in our own creations individually and as a group. Materials (a selection of pigments from other sites, surfaces, binders and tools) provided. You will also receive a complimentary School of Outdoor Art drawing board sketchbook. All refreshments and a homemade vegetarian lunch included.

Cancellation Policy

If SOOA cancels a course for any reason a full refund or alternative dates will be offered. If you have to cancel, for whatever reason, a full refund will be given for 1 months notice prior to course. 50% with 2 weeks notice and 0 refund with 1 week or less notice. Rescheduling at the moment is not feasible due to the availability and demand of courses. Please contact to discuss options.