Drawing and Painting at Carlisle (monthly)

Tuesday, 17th September 2019


Currock House Community Centre, Lediard Road, Carlisle, CA2 4BS

1.00 – 3.30pm



Sarah Colgate

This course aims to improve drawing and painting skills. A variety of media and topics will be covered. It is possible to join the course after the start date, phone for details.

Beginners and improvers.

If you wish to book a place on one or more course(s), please email, telephone or write to us to check there is a space available. Payment details will be given after which we shall hold your place for 3 days to allow you time to pay either by BACS or by cheque. For further details please see Booking.

These will include demonstrations by tutor; individual practice by student; instruction on a group and individual basis.

Items you will need to bring to the first session of the course: Pen and wash equipment; set of watercolour paints, a range of soft synthetic brushes, palette to mix colours, 2 pots for water, drawing pen (waterproof and non-waterproof), inks, dip pen if you have one, watercolour paper (size A4 140lb (300gsm), pencil (2B), rubber, ruler, note book or sketch book, newspaper or plastic table cloth to protect table. Other equipment for later in course: Water soluble pencils/pastels, graphite pencil, mixed media


Car parking is opposite the centre. The room is situated on the first floor but one may be available on the ground floor if required. Disabled accessible toilet. Tea and coffee provided at a small charge.