Online Family Workshop with Vicki Sawyer

Acrylic Painting | Saturday 11th December | 5-7pm

  • 2 hours
  • 20 British pounds
  • Online | Zoom

Service Description

Internationally renowned American Artist”the Fabulous Vicki Sawyer Is presenting an online Christmas Family and Friends Workshop where both adults and children can come together and paint with Vicki. During this term the children at Lavender Leonardos, have created a global bird version of the Carol the ‘12 days of Christmas’ inspired by Vicki's piece entitled World Travellers. The 12 birds of Christmas star is the “Kookaburra in gum tree’. Working with Vicki step-by-step , you will create a portrait painting of the Kookaburra with a Christmas crown of gumtree flowers/leaves. The painting created on canvas will look at the ways to capture birds feathers ,features ,curved beaks, flowers and fauna. ---------------------------------------------------------- Each ticket booked allows you one screen for the family to attend and enjoy together. ---------------------------------------------------------- Vicki's career was established with a degree in art from Penn State University, which led to work in graphic design, handmade doll creation, and professional mural painting. During her mural painting years, she developed a portfolio of hundreds of murals featuring birds, insects, animals, grasses, and wildflowers. Her experience confidently led her to move into canvas painting of the natural world. This switch, made fifteen years ago, marked the beginning of her expansive career as a fine art painter with a growing library of over 2,500 works. Vicki’s work has now been exhibited extensively around the US, you can find out more about her here on her website and instagram Materials you will need: Please find links to where you can buy materials needed. Specific colours and paints that are being used by Vicki will also be listed, this is if you want to invest in artist grade materials, or if you already have a variety of materials to choose from. Canvas pad , canvas board or a stretched canvas, any size from A5 - A3 *Paint brushes (you can use a selection of paint brushes you may already have, however a list of type/sizes below are the paintbrushes Vicki will be using) *Acrylic paint (Any acrylic paint can be used, please have a selection of basic colours. Vicki will be using the Heavy body Golden Brand. Pencil Rubber Water pot Tissue or kitchen towel Palette for mixing your paint Spray bottle (an important part to the process)

Upcoming Sessions

Contact Details

+ 07580597342

Unit 151 Battersea Business Centre 99-109 Lavender Hill, London, UK