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 click here.
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.
Using Inktense pencils and blocks, Beverley will demonstrate a range of different activities from art journals, scrapbooking and silk painting.
2nd — Free Demos included with museum admission
3rd & 4th — Factory visit and 1 & 1/2 day workshop
Using Derwent Artist and Graphite, local artist Valarie will be demonstrating how to create well observed drawings which reflect our wildlife.
15th & 16th — Free Demos included with museum admission
17th — 1 day workshop
A frequent artist in residence at the museum Anne has a very hands on approach and will be offering workshops on animal life drawing in Derwent Mixed Media.
4th — Free Demos included with museum admission.
5th & 6th — Factory visit and 1 & 1/2 day workshop
Exploring the particular properties of Pastel pencils and XL blocks to develop your own visual imagery.
12th & 13th — Free Demos included with museum admission.
14th — 1 day workshop
A first time artist in residence at the Pencil Museum, Carl has a very distinct style, using procolour and inktense pencils drawing wild animals.
18th — Free Demos included with museum admission.
19th & 20th — Factory visit and 1 and 1/2 day workshop
A passionate artist of wildlife and animals, Joanne will offering a 1 day workshop using Derwent drawing pencils and focusing on wild squirrels.
27th — 1 day workshop
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 — 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
Using Derwent Mixed Media, Anne will be showcasing a range of different techniques and a variety of methods.
9th & 10th — Free Demos with museum admission
11th — 1 day workshop