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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 2020


March 4th at 18:30 to March 6th at 13:30
Higham Hall College, Bassenthwaite Lake
Cockermouth, Cumbria CA13 9SH United Kingdom

Paint a seascape using whatever acrylics, brushes, implements you are able to bring. Kara will guide you towards producing an admirable scene in employing a range of techniques to achieve realism and coherent tonal qualities for a coastal scene. Kara Strachan (Staffordshire www.highamhall.com/kara-strachan) Residential: £233 Non-residential: £166 (16"x20" canvas c£10)

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