Author: Grant Newell

  • Our Alternative Watercolour Techniques summer school came to a splashy end this week. Dropping watercolour splashes from height gave us lots of messy fun and some fabulous results.

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    Its all in the textures

    Our latest summer school is well underway – Angus McEwan guiding us through the incredible range of textures and techniques that are available with watercolours.

  • Wonderful work carried out at Off the Rails Arthouse on Saturday. Called “A Walk, A Draw, A Book, A Story”, and led by Dominique Cameron. Who knew a walk through […]

  • The final day of Fraser Taylor’s Summer School gave all participants the chance to reflect on all we have achieved individually and as a group. Creativity of course, but also […]

  • Day 3 at the Fraser Taylor Summer School, and so much creativity going on everywhere. Today’s images only make sense to those attending. ooooo…mysterious!!

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    Two Days of Summer

    Two days into Fraser Taylor’s Summer School and there’s barely a scrap of desk-space, wall-space or indeed floor-space left free!!! This is when the Arthouse comes alive!

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    Summers here!!

    Our first Summer School of the season is underway. Fraser Taylor’s “Drawing as Impulse” summer school is off to a flyer with much sketching and mono-printing.

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    Acrylics in full bloom

    Last weekend was not so pleasant outside weather-wise, but lots of flowers were in full bloom within the cosy walls of the Arthouse. Sharon Black’s weekend workshop on Flower Landscapes […]

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    Newsletter – Late May

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    Watercolours in tune!

    Our “Lyrical Landscapes” workshop led by Sarah Knox, was a great success last Saturday. Huge amount of information, learning and creativity all perfectly in tune within one busy day. As […]