UK Workshops 2017


Art Safari is delighted to bring you a programme of art events & creative workshops for everyone to come and get involved in.

Tutors:    Mary-Anne Bartlett (MAB) Karen Pearson (KP) Claudia Myatt (CM)  Brin Edwards (BE) Mark Boyd (MB) Lindsey Bucknor OBE (LB)

Book your place today, ring us on 01394 382235

Ferry Quay


Welney Wetlands Norfolk Wild Swans 30 &/or 31 Jan 2017 MB
Woodbridge Suffolk Making more of your photography 11 March 2017 LB
ZSL London  Zoo London Sketching animals from life 24 &/or 25 March 2017 MAB
Slimbridge Gloucs Sketching birds from life 24 &/or 25 April 2017 MB
Woodbridge Suffolk Introduction to watercolour 29 April 2017 CM
Minsmere/Woodbridge Suffolk Sketching birds from life 3 – 5 May 2017 BE
Woodbridge Suffolk Watercolour sketchbook 20 May 2017 CM
Marwell  Zoo Hants Sketching animals from life 23 June 2017 KP
Woodbridge Suffolk Castles in Suffolk Skies 27 – 29 July 2017 MAB
Pensthorpe Norfolk Sketching birds from life 11 &/or 12 Sept 2017 MB
Woodbridge Suffolk From sketch to painting 13 – 15 Oct  2017 MAB



Making more of your photography

with photographer Lindsey Bucknor

11 March 2017

Spend a day making sure your camera works for you with Lindsey Bucknor, you’ll pick up all sorts of tips on outdoor photography, working both in the studio and outside on location.  We’re already looking forward to the slide show at the end of the day!

£60 for the day 


Bird sketching from life Woodbridge & Minsmere

with SWLA artist Brin Edwards

Wednesday 3rd, Thursday 4th & Friday 5th May 2017

Three days with an emphasis on honing your observational skills and with an emphasis on anatomy and structure from Brin Edwards so that you are well-prepared when you go out to sketch out in the field.

 Day 1 – Woodbridge Studio and Deben estuary

Day 2 – RSPB Minsmere Reserve

 Day 1 – Woodbridge Studio and Deben estuary

£240 including lunches and refreshments, excluding your Minsmere entrance fee.


Introduction to Watercolour  

with Claudia Myatt

Saturday 29th April & Saturday 20th May 10am – 4pm

Spend one or two days learning and exploring watercolour and when to use it for best effect.  The first day is all about learning to feel comfortable with the medium, experimenting with line and wash and learning to love the unexpected.  The second day is all about how to use watercolour and line in a sketchbook and how to keep a narrative going in colour and image.  Great for all levels.     

£60 per day (or £110 for two days)


Castles in Suffolk Skies

with Mary-Anne Bartlett

27 – 29th July 2017

10am – 6.30pm (please join us in the evenings too if you can)

Out and about in Orford, Framlingham, on the coast and in the studio, join Mary-Anne Bartlett to paint on location, painting our impressive Suffolk Castles and our expansive skies. Happy days of painting, discussion and convivial evenings.     

£275 for all three days including 3 lunches


From Sketch to Painting

with Mary-Anne Bartlett

Friday 13th  – Sunday 15th October 10am – 5pm

Finish that painting!  Bring your holiday sketchbook and learn the studio process of turning your sketches into a finished painting.  Ideal for all those with incomplete masterpieces and big ideas.

£250 for all three days, including 3 lunches




Tabletop print making – etching, lino, mono and block printing. Suitable for all levels – please enquire for details.