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Alex Jakob-Whitworth – (Watercolour, Mixed Media)

Highly-acclaimed contemporary artist from Cumbria who is also a trained printmaker. Alex studied Fine Art, Visual Arts and Art & Psychotherapy. She has extensive experience of horses and has exhibited at the Society of Equestrian Artists and at The Pastel Society in London. There’s a contemporary feel to Alex’s take on all her subjects. Underpinning everything is the necessary theory that is needed for students to really succeed in their own work. We already feel like we are being taken on a wonderful journey led by a tutor who is both encouraging, vibrant and is strong in the fundamentals needed.

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“I recently attended the Art Journalling course by Alex Jakob Whitworth & this message is just to say thank you to her & to Higham Hall staff for making my visit so enjoyable. Lucky with the weather, the company, the food & such an enthusiastic tutor who could ask for more.”
“An ideal tutor, both stimulating and gently encouraging. Old techniques revisited and new ones experimented with.”
“Fabulous! I feel now I have come out of my shell thanks to Alex, who is an inspiration and an encouragement.”
“Loved it – thank you.”

 

ALEX’S WORK

 

 

STUDENTS WORK

October 2020

PAINT WITH ALEX JAKOB-WHITWORTH

October 20th at 18:30 to October 23rd at 13:30
Higham Hall College, Bassenthwaite Lake
Cockermouth, Cumbria CA13 9SH United Kingdom

Consider and develop crucial elements needed for truly high-quality artwork (including tonality, composition, shape, form, texture, and pattern). Bring unfinished work and/or follow Tutor's suggestions for projects to develop your artist's eye like a professional. Most media allowed except Oils. Not for beginners. Alex Jakob-Whitworth (Eden Valley www.highamhall.com/alex-jakob-whitworth) Residential: £335 Non-residential: £234

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February 2021

ABSTRACTING FROM THE LANDSCAPE (EVERYTHING PROVIDED)

Tuesday February 9, 2021 at 18:30 to Friday February 12, 2021 at 13:30
Higham Hall College, Bassenthwaite Lake
Cockermouth, Cumbria CA13 9SH United Kingdom

Challenge your perception of landscape; be abstract yet meaningful by focusing on individual sections of a larger image. Develop confidence in pattern, colour, composition and mood. All levels. Alex Jakob-Whitworth (Eden Valley www.highamhall.com/alex-jakob-whitworth) Residential: £355 Non-residential: £254 (inc. Materials)

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