Oil Painting Workshops with Rebecca Barnard

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Rebecca offers a wealth of practical experience working in oils and mixed media and is committed to supporting you in developing your confidence, knowledge and skills.  She is a practising artist, exhibiting regularly in London, Cambridge, Suffolk and here in Somerset and is Co-Director of Heritage Courtyard Gallery and Studios.  She is presently completing her MA at Falmouth School of Fine Art.  Her work is now in private collections throughout the UK and internationally, including USA, South Africa, Australia, and New Zealand.

Rebecca's wokshops are a regular feature at Heritage Courtyard so keep a regular eye on what's coming up via this website

painting day



oil, wax and charcoal

10am - 3.15pm

£60 for the day

An informal day exploring the use of oil with other mediums such as wax, charcoal, oil pastel and anything else we have to hand!

Suitable for those with some previous experience

Working from a still life / objects in the studio or photos.

If you would like to book

this workshop, please contact Rebecca via email at beccabarnard@gmail.com for more details.


Oil painting workshops for absolute beginners

SUMMER date coming soon

10am - 3.15pm


£60 for the day

This is a fun, one session taster which will cover all the basic principles, tools and techniques and enable you to experiment and gain confidence with this classic and beautiful medium. 

You will learn traditional methods of painting and gain insights into the importance of tonal value, contrast and a limited palette.  

If you would like to book

please contact Rebecca via email at beccabarnard@gmail.com


Heritage Courtyard Gallery and Studios, 6 Heritage Courtyard, Sadler Street, Wells  BA5 2RR

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