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Susan Christopher-Coulson – (Botanical Pencils)

www.floraleyes.co.uk
  • professional botanical illustrator and experienced teacher from Lancashire
  • originally replaced the highly-respected tutor Valerie Oxley
  • certainly one of the most inspiring, patient and effective Tutors
  • HIGHLY RECOMMENDED by her students

Botanical art is very popular at Higham and we have broadened our offering due to demand. Susan is our main Tutor and always brings a huge collection of pencils for students to try and she is a truly exceptional artist – see her website if you want proof!

FEEDBACK FOLLOWING SUSAN’S COURSES:
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“Just wanted to thank you all for another wonderful week at Higham Hall on the Botanical Coloured Pencil course. Susan Christopher-Coulson worked so hard to keep us all on the right road and is an inspiration to me. The whole atmosphere at Higham is so friendly with staff always helpful and the food as good as ever. I look forward to coming every year and am never disappointed.”
“Susan is a very experienced and knowledgeable tutor and we all produced very good work.
We all are going back very happy and content.”
“Susan is the best tutor I have ever had.”
“Susan is so patient and generous as a teacher and so, so talented as an artist – we are so lucky!”

 

SUSAN’S WORK

 

STUDENT’S WORK

November 2021

BOTANICAL COLOURED PENCIL: A WREATH FOR CHRISTMAS

November 14th at 18:30 to November 19th at 09:00
Higham Hall College, Bassenthwaite Lake
Cockermouth, Cumbria CA13 9SH United Kingdom

An imaginative and loose interpretation incorporating found botanical subjects which could include lingering fruits, cones, maybe mosses or lichens, evergreens, faded flowers or skeletal seed heads perhaps bound loosely with a frame of twisted stems - which might be suitable for your own unique Christmas card design. Susan Christopher-Coulson (Lancashire www.highamhall.com/susan-christopher-coulson) Residential: £509 Non-residential: £339

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January 2022

BOTANICAL ART IN COLOURED PENCIL: MAKING A SHOW IN THE COLD

Tuesday January 18, 2022 at 18:30 to Monday January 24, 2022 at 13:30
Higham Hall College, Bassenthwaite Lake
Cockermouth, Cumbria CA13 9SH United Kingdom

Finding the botanical winter wonders: the not-to-be-underestimated evergreens, the very early rising winter bulbs and corms, along with some wonderfully-scented winter twigs, and more. Susan Christopher-Coulson (Lancashire www.highamhall.com/susan-christopher-coulson) Residential: £606 Non-residential: £424 (incl. optional minibus trip

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