2019 courses


If you want to join any of these courses contact me,  Kate Measham, or call on 01980 863155

Drawing, Life Drawing, Painting, Drawing, Life Drawing, Painting, Drawing, Life Drawing, Painting

These classes will be held at: The Studio, Bransbury, Nr Barton Stacey, SO21 3QJ

  • Drawing will be mornings only, 10.00am – 1.00pm £40/morning
  • Life Drawing will be afternoons only, 2.00pm – 5.00pm, £50/morning
  • Painting will be all day, 10.00am – 4.00pm £80/day
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Charcoal…almost painting, almost drawing

Regular drawing and painting is the best way to learn and to improve.


  • Thursday September 12th, 26th
  • Thursday October 17th, 31st
  • Thursday November 21st
  • 10.00 – 13.00
  • £40/morning

Contact me if you want to book Kate Measham

These drawing sessions will be based on still lifes with a different focus each week. These will include: line, tone, markmaking, composition, and experimental drawing.

Large drawing of Laval
Enjoying the process of markmaking


  • Thursday September 19th
  • Thursday October 10th, 24th
  • Thursday November 7th, 28th
  • 10.00 – 16.00
  • £80/afternoon

If you want to discuss options contact me Kate Measham

To some degree these painting sessions will continue from the drawing sessions of the previous week. They will be based on the same Still life with a strong focus each week.

Oil painting for beginners
Spanish Biscuits, Casa Rosa

This painting is from my spring trip to Casa Rosa. For the autumn trip have a look at Autumn in Andalucia

Life Drawing

  • Thursday September 12th, 26th
  • Thursday October 17th, 31st
  • Thursday November 21st
  • 13.00 – 17.00
  • £50/afternoon

Contact me if you want to book Kate Measham

dance movement sketch
Pencil drawing of a girl dancing, moving to and fro.

These afternoon sessions will include a variety of different styles of life drawing. These will include the following: measured, moving, from old master poses, two models, and experimental.

To try and keep the pricing simple: if you buy any mix of 5 classes at one go you get a 5% discount. If you buy 10 classes at one go you get a 10% discount.

All classes will be at the Studio, Bransbury, SO21 3QJ. Have a look at Hampshire Art studio for more exciting classes with different tutors.

In addition we have a student concession at Cass art who will give you a 10% discount on a basket of materials for classes with us.

Here are a mix of classes all always on a Thursday.

These are all stand alone classes. However you can choose

As far as possible, the painting class will paint a Still Life that was drawn in the previous drawing class. You can still come to the painting class if you weren’t at the drawing class, and you don’t have to come to painting classes if you only want to draw.

  • Thursday, 23rd May – Drawing
  • Thursday, 30th May – Painting
  • Thursday, 6th June – Drawing
  • Thursday, 13th June – Painting
  • Thursday,18th July – Drawing
  • Thursday, 25th July – Painting
  • Thursday, 1st August – Drawing
  • Thursday, 8th August – Painting

Painting in Andalucia

Join us in October for a week in Andalucia, painting and drawing the countryside in spring. Details of October’s outing will be published soon. Dates are 29th September-6th October…put them in your diary.

Music and Movement

Thursday 4th July. Life drawing with a twist – the model moves. £90/day

Nick Bashall: In Conversation

Nick Bashall, a renowned portrait artist will do a charcoal portrait in 2 hours engaging in conversation with the model and the audience. This is a taster for his November course. 20th August, 6.30-8.30. £10/head, places are limited so please book.

Coming soon – Nick Bashall: Self Portrait

A two and a half day course (residential optional) with Nick Bashall, examining the self portrait. Mid November. More information soon

Coming soon – Sarah Spackman: A Closer Look at Colour

A two day course (residential optional) with Sarah Spackman, looking at colour, mixing and making it work for you. Late November. More information soon.

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