Upcoming Workshops

2020 Courses

This year I have discovered at a wonderful new venue near Scarborough, Cober Hill in Cloughton.

Set in 11 acres of rolling gardens going down to the sea cliffs, this spacious venue has come highly recommended by many former and current students.

Be painterly or Go graphic! July 17 – 24 2020

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2020 Courses

Join me in my annual painting workshops at the beautiful Centro d’arte Verrocchio in sunny Tuscany. I have been visiting the wonderful hill town of Casole d’Elsa for over 20 years and am delighted to be going there again in 2020.

Bookings now open, please contact me for further information or fill in the booking form following the link on the right.

Creative Space in Tuscany, Aug 31 – Sept 10  2020

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Making colour work, Sep 12 – 22  2020

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Booking & Pricing

Creative Space in Tuscany – £400  l Making colour work -£400 l  Both courses £775

This deposit covers all tuition, lectures and demos for 10 days. Please note it is non refundable and you should ensure you take out  cancellation insurance  to cover yourself in the event that you cannot come .  Paying this deposit secures your place and room. Please remember there are only a few ensuite rooms, so please call or email me first to enquire about availability.

I will take bookings on a first come first served basis and do my best to meet your room request. The balance to cover accommodation and meals is payable 15 weeks before the start date.

Accommodation & Meals

Prices vary from about £1300 to £1450 depending on the room, so please see the Verrocchio website for full information and photos of the rooms.

Contact me at mail@bellagreen.co.uk if you would like to ask anything . For full course information and to find out more about the location at Verrocchio go to www.verrocchio.co.uk

Bella’s iPad Colour Studies

Here you see examples of quick colour studies make on the iPad, some from direct observation and some playful doodles to explore colour palettes and composition. They are all done in about 30 minutes or less. Often these will be used with other drawn studies as preparation for a larger painting.