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Viv Philpot – (Art, Watercolours, Acrylics)

  • experienced artist and teacher from Hampshire
  • teaching experience in colleges, art clubs and on cruise ships
With husband Geoff to assist – a useful asset for supporting the course with logistics and technical know-how, Viv explains and demonstrates techniques in a clear, expert way – enlightening without losing her student’s attention.
In 2017, Viv actually published a superb instruction book to accompany some of her courses! See the Post here.
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“Excellently tutored by Viv, her ability and knowledge both assisted and ‘drove’ us to good efforts.
Please have Viv hold another sketching course because I’d appreciate the opportunity to attend.””Excellent teacher.””Its been great fun, a good tutor.””Great course, well looked after by tutor.””an excellent course. They (Viv and Geoff) both worked extremely hard and were very helpful at all times. The meals were wonderful as always!”

“Course was excellent. Viv gave very well prepared and practical demonstrations & advice and also lots of indivual attention.”

“Course was excellent. Viv gave very well prepared and practiced demonstration and advice and also lots of individual attention.”


October 2021


October 24th at 18:30 to October 28th at 13:30
Higham Hall College, Bassenthwaite Lake
Cockermouth, Cumbria CA13 9SH United Kingdom

A step-by-step guide to how the Abstract can free you as an Artist. Under a broad theme of Conservation, we will apply an abstract approach inspired by aerial views, the Cosmos and even discarded items, aiming for artwork that will carry meaning in today's world. Both experienced and beginners welcome. Viv Philpot (Hampshire www.highamhall.com/viv-philpot) assisted by Geoff Philpot Residential: £466 Non-residential: £334 (incl. materials)

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