Jake Winkle – Amazing Maasai in watercolour

Date: 16th October 2021
Time: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Spaces: 4

With Jake to guide you, learn how to capture the character and vibrancy of traditional Maasai people, through the imaginative use of colour and dynamic brushwork. He will show you how to capture the light and movement in these subjects; an invaluable skill to be used in all your watercolour work. You will complete two paintings during the day, exploring different styles of working.

Includes homemade lunch and refreshments 

About the Artist

Jake exhibits widely in the South of England and in 2004 was a finalist in the Daily Mail’s ‘ Not the Turner Prize’ competition. In 2007 his work was selected for the Royal Society of British Artists exhibition in London.

He has twice been winner of category and best in show at Marwell International Wildlife Art Society’s annual exhibition and in 2009 was awarded the prestigious St Cuthberts Mill award for best watercolour at the Society of Equestrian Artists exhibition at The Mall Galleries, London.

Jake has undertaken many fine art commissions for individuals and notable organisations including the National Trust.

As well as contributing to art magazines, Jake has also had books and instructional DVDs published.

What you will need to bring

Your usual watercolour kit
Watercolour paper – a good quality heavy weight, rough paper (Jake uses Arches 140lb)
As wide a range of artist quality tube colours as you can manage

Most materials and equipment will be available to borrow or buy on the day. Please contact us for details.

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