A Seascape in Oil Pastel
with Jake Attree
Join well known and respected artist Jake Attree in a four hour workshop at this years ArtWaves Festival.
Jake will explain his method of working through sketchbooks and demonstrations, encouraging participants to create their own seascapes in oil pastel.
This is a fantastic opportunity to work with Jake in an intimate environment and create under his guidance an oil pastel masterpiece.
Jake Attree is a figurative artist in the sense that everything he paints is based on something he has observed and almost certainly drawn. No matter how far the paintings may depart from the subject that inspired them, they nevertheless are rooted in and dependent upon these initial observations.
Born in York in 1950, he now lives and works in West Yorkshire.
Attree is represented in London by Messum's of Cork Street. He has shown widely in the UK over the past 25 years and has also exhibited work in America, Holland and Germany.
Please come to the foyer area of The Spa fifteen minutes before the Workshop start time to help the ArtWaves Team direct you where you need to be.
Workshop runs from 10.30am - 2.30pm
What you need to bring with you:
- Oil pastels
- Good quality paper
- A drawing board
- An image to work from if you don't wish to work from life.
Artist Website: www.jakeattree.co.uk