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Kara Strachan – (Acrylics)



Acrylics Artist from Staffordshire with her own studio ‘The Art Loft’. Works with whichever acrylics she has to hand and encourages others to do the same. Tutors Seascape, Landscape and Woodland in acrylics. Florist-trained, her own art captures the distinctive character of a variety of flowers, plants and woodland views

We have seen a rise in the popularity of acrylics of late and Kara comes up to Higham from mid-country with a refreshingly different take on acrylic painting. Breaking free from certain persuasions, she believes in encouraging people to use what they have at their disposal to produce pleasing paintings. You won’t need a certain grade or brand of materials with her, as she will attempt to help you make the best of what you already have with you. The aim is for you to leave each time with a work you are proud of.




March 2022


Sunday March 13, 2022 at 18:30 to Wednesday March 16, 2022 at 13:30
Higham Hall College, Bassenthwaite Lake
Cockermouth, Cumbria CA13 9SH United Kingdom

*EXTENDED* Use whatever Acrylics, brushes, implements you are able to bring. Step-by-step guidance towards producing two scenes, of both coast and trees, employing a range of techniques to achieve realism and coherent tonal qualities. Kara Strachan (Staffordshire www.highamhall.com/kara-strachan) Residential: £355 Non-residential: £254 (Canvases Provided)

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