Yorkshire Seascape in Pastel
Catherine E Inglis
Join returning award winning artist Catherine Inglis in a full day workshop exploring the Yorkshire Seascape. The workshop will delve into the elements of cliffs, beaches and the sea to develop your skills.
Attendees will receive a short demonstration from the artist before the practical session illustrating how pastels can be worked to create amazing results, helping students learn how to master the techniques for these critical areas in seascapes.
Tips and tricks will be given throughout to understand what makes for good composition and notes on perspective alongside the importance of using tonal values, colour selection and mark making to help you produce a fantastic masterpiece in one day.
About The Artist
An award winning artist Catherine works predominantly in soft pastels with a wide variety of subjects and is well known for her wildlife work. She specialises in commission work for portraits and animal portraits.
She has regularly exhibited in the Westminster Gallery and The Mall Galleries London, also with The Kennel Club Art Gallery, London. She exhibits widely throughout the UK and has held several joint and solo exhibitions. Elected to full membership of the Society of Women Artists she has won several awards. The Frank Herring & Son Award and Jacksons Peoples Choice Award in 2011 at the Society's Celebratory 150th SWA exhibition held in the Mall Galleries London. Following in 2014 with the presentation of The Windsor & Newton Fine Art Award at the SWA annual exhibition in The Mall Galleries.
Her work hangs in many areas of the UK, also China, Europe, South Africa, Australia and USA. She is included in Who's Who in Art.
Catherine is a founder member or ERA, East Riding Artists and a Promoter and Professional Associate of the Society for All Artists for which she is also a demonstrator.
One and two day pastel workshops held at her studio with weekly pastel classes for all abilities in Bishop Wilton.
What you need to bring with you
- Soft pastels but not any oil pastels
- A board to take an A 3 Canson paper at least! Size 18 inches x 24 inches is a good size. White or light coloured paper is not good for pastel use. The artist will have paper available to purchase on the day
- An easel, table or free standing
- An old tea towel for keeping the hands clean
- Baby wipes
- An old oil painting brush and a rubber (to get rid of any mistakes, pastel is very forgiving)
- A sheet of silver foil
NOTES: Cath will have sheets of Canson pastel paper as well as the Sanded paper she uses for you to buy if required. at a very reasonable price.
Workshop runs from 10am to 4pm
Please come to the foyer area of the Spa 15 minutes before the workshop start time to help the ArtWaves team direct you where you need to be.