Regular weekly art workshops are held on Wednesdays at Willersley Castle Hotel, an historic Castle set in the Derbyshire Peak District set in 60 acres of grounds surrounded by stunning views of the Derwent Valley in the Derwent Valley Mills World Heritage Site.
Introductory offer £45 per person per workshop includes buffet lunch and option to swim in the pool after for only £6.50. 10.30 to 16.30. All ages and abilities welcome. Average class size of 8.
Denise Cliffen has a relaxed and informative approach to working with acrylics and mixed media and was a professional muralist for 11 years, specialising in trompe l'oeil (trick of the eye) techniques. Although photo realism painting in acrylics was essential in creating a painting illusion, she has also worked more recently with impasto and mixed media using acrylics. (Denise was a former member of the Association of Professional Muralists and has appeared on television and radio)