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Oil and Acrylic Painting Courses

Oils and Acrylics are placed together because of broad similarities in the way the materials are handled. All oil and acrylic painting courses assume some prior experience of painting though not necessarily in oils or acrylics.  Find out more about which oil and acrylic painting course is suitable for you.

The list below shows the current oil and acrylic painting courses available.  Full details of each oil and acrylic painting course can be found by clicking on the title. 

Course Title Centre Level
/Age Range
Tutor Dates
2014 programme
Painting Freely with Acrylics Flatford Mill
Suffolk
Linda Matthews Fri 01 August
- Mon 04 August
Dramatic Sea and Landscapes in Acrylic Slapton Ley
South Devon Coast
Susan Gray Mon 04 August
- Fri 08 August
Adventures in Acrylic Slapton Ley
South Devon Coast
Linda Hollingshead Mon 18 August
- Fri 22 August
Painting with Acrylics: Exploring Their Full Potential Flatford Mill
Suffolk
Carole Massey Fri 24 October
- Sun 26 October
Painting the Autumn Landscapes with Oils and Pastels Margam Discovery Centre / Canolfan Ddarganfod Margam
South Wales
David Johnson Fri 24 October
- Sun 26 October

Why choose an FSC oil painting course or acrylic painting course?

  • Location: FSC Centres have been chosen for their stunning locations with amazing views and access to flora and wildlife, ensuring you make the most of your oil or acrylic painting course
  • Expert staff: FSC oil and acrylic painting courses are led by expert tutors who are passionate and knowledgeable about the subject
  • Suitable for everyone: oil and acrylic painting courses are available at all levels whether you are a complete beginner or an experienced artist