Write, draw,paint and print: acrylics

Inspired by the Museum: Acrylics

The Course

A crash course in painting the beautiful historic buildings of the Museum using the comparatively modern medium of acrylic paints. In the morning we will look at different styles and methods of using acrylic paints with brushes and palette knives before making preparatory sketches outdoors. After lunch you will have time to continue with your painting. Suitable for beginners and those with some experience.

The Tutor

Kate Tugwell is a professional artist and trained tutor. She runs a range of courses, drop-in classes and one-to-one tuition at various venues in West Sussex.

Participant Information

Materials to Bring

  • cartridge paper sketching pad (minimum A4)
  • a portable easel or board to rest on
  • pencils – HB, 2B, 4B, 6B and 8B
  • eraser


  • a viewfinder
  • masking tape
  • a camera or i-Pad in case the weather forces us indoors

Please wear suitable outdoor clothing and sturdy footwear.

Fee & Refreshments

£65 per person, this includes tuition, tea and coffee. Please let the Museum know in advance if you have any dietary requirements. You can bring your own packed lunch or the café will be open at lunchtime.


Tue 22 September 2020






Write, Draw, Paint & Print