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Saturday 19th October 2024, Watercolour Workshop at Exeter, Woodbury

Saturday 19th October 2024, Watercolour Workshop at Exeter, Woodbury


Saturday 19th October 2024, In-Person, Watercolour Workshop at Exeter, Woodbury 

Only £50.00

Sherwood Forest & The Major Oak with Fallen Silver Birch in A Stunning Winter Setting in Watercolours

Famous for many years the Major Oak has become a symbol for Sherwood Forest, let Matthew show you how to capture it in all it’s glory standing in the forest surrounded by other trees and a fallen silver birch.

This painting uses a variety of techniques, developed by Matthew, which will help to further improve your watercolour skills, suitable for beginners and more experienced painters.

(note: pre drawn 100% cotton paper is available, so no drawing is required. This is optional)

10:00 – 4:00pm (arrival from 9:45am)

Materials provided (if required)

Held at: Woodbury Village Hall, Flower Street, Woodbury, Exeter, Devon, EX5 1LX (DIRECTIONS CLICK HERE)

All detail shown on large HD video screen

Cakes, Biscuits, Tea and Coffee are provided – no full lunch is provided

Please feel free to bring any other lunch you may require



BASIC EQUIPMENT LIST: A sheet of watercolour paper, ideally stuck to a board with masking tape. Matthew will use large size paper but 1/4 imperial size (11″x15″), Not or Rough surface 140lb/300gsm is fine. PAPER AVAILABLE ON THE DAY

Matthews full range of paints but you can do the scene with ONLY 3 colours,Primary Colours: 1- Natural Blue (or french ultramarine blue or cobalt blue) 2- Natural Red (or alizarin crimson or rose madder) 3- Natural yellow light (or cadmium yellow light or aureolin)

Matthews full range of brushes. But you can just use ONLY 3 brushes.: 1- a large brush (size 14, 16 or 20 round or a 1″ flat) 2- a medium brush (size 10 or 12 round) 3- a small brush (size 4, 5 or 6 round).  (An Optional 4th brush) a rigger brush or a Matthew Palmer Branch & Detail Brush (not necessary but will make the detail a tad easier)

Remember you can loan materials from Matthew on the day.

Discounted materials are available to buy on the day.

£10.00 DEPOSIT REQUIRED (£40.00 Balance payable on the day)

If you prefer to book over the phone tel:  07968 699275 or  01246 825559