COVID-19 UPDATE NOVEMBER 2020 - HCGS is now closed to visitors until government guidelines are updated. 

We will mount our WINTER EXHIBITION both online and in the gallery from early December.  Should visitors not be permitted by then, we will open online only.  We will keep you updated.

 

If you need to make deliveries, please make an appointment to visit.  Click here to contact us.  

ONLINE DEMONSTRATIONS

STILL LIFE DEMONSTRATION USING ACRYLIC AND PASTEL

with tutor

Heather Wallace

CLICK HERE  to join Heather as she turns a zesty still life into a beautiful painting using a simple palette, finishing off with pastel to add a sense of texture.  

Suitable for all abilities.

ONLINE LANDSCAPE PAINTING USING A PHOTO AS REFERENCE

with tutor

Rebecca Barnard

CLICK HERE  to join Rebecca as she guides you through getting the best out of using a photo to create a beautiful painting without faithfully reproducing it, or getting bogged down in the detail.

Please feel free to download the image used in the demonstration if you would like to try this at home.

ONLINE BEGINNERS PORTRAIT SESSION

with tutor

Heather Wallace

CLICK HERE  to join Heather as she gently takes you through basic steps when starting out painting a self portrait. From first marks through to a finished painting using acrylics and pastels, this is a lesson which all the family can enjoy today using everyday paints and brushes.

short demo for artists

HOW TO MAKE COLD WAX MEDIUM

BY REBECCA BARNARD

For those interested in using cold wax in their work, this is a quick and easy way to make your own at a fraction of the cost of the bought version and with more control over consistency.

PLEASE NOTE DO NOT USE A NAKED FLAME SUCH AS A GAS HOB FOR MAKING COLD WAX

Gallery Opening hours during exhibitions:

Tuesday - Saturday  10am - 4pm.

Closed on Sunday and Monday.

Artists studios are open for visiting at other times as long as the artist is present or by appointment.

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Heritage Courtyard Gallery and Studios

6 Heritage Courtyard

Sadler Street

Wells  BA5 2RR

Heritage Courtyard is through an archway next to Allan & Harris

on Sadler Street.

Somerset Artists Limited company registered in England no. 09681608 trading as ®Heritage Courtyard Gallery and Studios

6 Heritage Courtyard, Sadler Street, Wells, Somerset  BA5 2RR

(0)7974 255 016