Tag Archives: Arte Umbria

Discovering drypoint

My article on the wonderfully expressive medium of drypoint etching is now available in the September ’16 issue of Artists & Illustrators magazine. This article discusses the techniques of drawing on and printing from a metal plate without using acid. … Continue reading

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A week of painting & art history in Bruges 2017

Bruges with Arte Umbria October 2017 The Medieval architecture of Bruges, with it’s many canals and bridges, spires and gables make it a jewel of Northern Europe. The city’s bustling centre, its two squares side by side; the Market Square … Continue reading

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Summer Courses 2016

As a new year begins you may now be starting to look ahead for painting opportunities next summer and I would like to let you know of courses and workshops that I will be teaching during 2016. The New School … Continue reading

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A week of Painting & Printmaking at Arte Umbria in 2015

    Next summer I will be returning to teach a week of painting and printmaking at Arte Umbria. For the first time printmaking is being offered, and part of the week will be devoted to drypoint etching. As I … Continue reading

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Italian Light

   

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Italian Light – A Week with Arte Umbria

I have just returned from teaching my first week with Arte Umbria and now feel totally inspired by the stunning landscape and wonderful Italian light. Arte Umbria is perched high on a hill with the most impressive views over the … Continue reading

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