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Animal Portraits in Acrylics


Dave White


4th - 6th June 2019


Mon 3rd June


Wye Valley


Bells Hotel







  Single Room


  Single Occ


  Double Occ





Dave White will show you

how to paint Animal Portraits

in acrylics and how to get the

best of this versatile medium

as he will teach you the

techniques unique to acrylics.

This course is suitable for

those who are new to this

medium and to those who

wish to further improve their

understanding of it. You

don't need to bring anything

with you except a desire to

learn this exciting medium

making it ideal if you have

never tried this medium


All materials are included for use during the holiday including paints, mediums, canvases, brushes and palettes.

Dave is the ideal tutor to show you how to paint animal portraits in

acrylics as he regularly paints commissions of people's pets as he gets

much of his work from exhibiting at Crufts. He has also written books on

painting animals and therefore will help you develop your skills in this

area.You will learn the application of traditional artistic technique of

colour mixing and composition but also the acrylic techniques of layering

and glazing.

For those who wish to develop their ability in this particular subject to sell

their work, Dave will also be providing additional tuition in how to make a

living from your artistic ability, using his 30 years financial and commercial

experience combined with his artistic knowledge.