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Artist in Residence Workshops

Demonstrations & Workshop Events

The Derwent Pencil Museum is delighted to announce the 'Artist In Residence' summer courses 2018. This year we have included a factory visit, where Derwent pencils are produced (requiring own transport), on some courses. For more details, please see below.

Workshops will include lunch and refreshments, plus an additional 10% discount on Derwent retail products. All art materials are supplied for every course. Prices vary per workshop.

Places are restricted to 12 people so, do book ahead to avoid disappointment. To book your place, please phone the Derwent Museum on 01768 773626

Karen Coulson

25-27 Sept: Karen Coulson £140

A returning favourite of the pencil museum Karen will be using the brand new Derwent Lightfast Range, demonstrating the quality and difference of this fantastic new range.

25th — Free Demos included with museum admission 

26th & 27th — Factory visit and 1 and 1/2 day workshop


Valerie Wood

2-4 Oct: Valerie Wood £80

Valerie Wood — The second workshop from local artist Valerie Wood, this instalment will revolve around Autumn leaves in Artist coloured pencils.

2nd & 3rd — Free Demos included with museum admission

4th — 1 day workshop


Anne Corless

9-11 Oct: Anne Corless £80

Using Derwent Mixed Media, Anne will be showcasing a range of different techniques and a variety of methods (including life drawing).

9th & 10th — Free Demos with museum admission

11th — 1 day workshop


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