Watercolour painting workshops. For beginners or the more experienced painter.

Pam Vardy is a well known local professional artist. She holds workshops in her garden studio for both beginners and more experienced painters. Pam is a fully qualified adult education tutor with a number of years experience. She has taught classes for Rothbury and Alnwick Adult Education centres.


She now holds occasional workshops from her home. These are for different levels - the complete beginner, where basic water colour techniques are practiced to give pupils confidence in an atmosphere of fun and enjoyment. Materials can be provided.



A refresher course for those who have not painted for a while and need to become re-aquainted with the different methods. Any help that is needed can be accommodated. More experienced painters who want to trouble shoot. Various topics can be covered - e.g. complicated skies, composition, trees, whole landscapes, buildings, flowers, water etc.


Price includes refreshments  on arrival and later in the day and lunch with a glass of wine  - taken in the barrel vaulted dining room. Price: £75 per person Maximum 8, Minimum 3.                Full day - 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.


Phone: 01665 575017 or email: pamelavardy@gmail.com for further details.


Watercolour painting 'Pamper Day' in June 2013 during the Artists Network summer Art Tour : 

Tues - 4th,  Wed - 12th,  Tues - 18th and  Wed 26th June

Other dates available by arrangement - contact Pam


              Studio   (former Victorian wash house)                             Studio - accommodates up to 8


Barrel Vaulted dining room in pele tower  where we lunch    Outside of the pele tower (c. 1380)


 "Simonside "- watercolour  by Pam Vardy