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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.
FEEDBACK FOLLOWING VIV’S COURSES:
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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.”

May 2020

RAPID SKETCHING IN PEN AND WATERCOLOUR, STAGE 2 (EVERYTHING PROVIDED)

May 12th at 18:30 to May 15th at 13:30
Higham Hall College, Bassenthwaite Lake
Cockermouth, Cumbria CA13 9SH United Kingdom

18:30 Tue 12 May - 13:30 Fri 15 May 2020 *NEW* For existing Sketchers, morning class-based with afternoons out to suit mobility. If you can get on and off the minibus unaided and walk short distances we will make things work! Covers rocks, cliffs and walls, lakes and streams, reflections and shadows, boats and further work on people. Viv Philpot (Hampshire www.highamhall.com/viv-philpot) assisted by Geoff Philpot Residential: £355 Non-residential: £254 (inc. Field Trips)

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THE LIFE AND WORK OF J. M. W. TURNER: MR TURNER EXPLAINED

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

18:30 Mon 18 May - 13:30 Wed 20 May 2020 Learn about the wonderful sketches and paintings of this exciting artist in the context of his life and times. Discover the paintings and stories featured in the recent film Mr Turner and consider whether the film was a fair reflection of the Turner we know about. Note: This is an ART APPRECIATION course and not a practical ART course. Viv Philpot (Hampshire www.highamhall.com/viv-philpot) assisted by Geoff Philpot Residential: £238 Non-residential:…

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