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Meetings of the Waters Workshop, August ’17

August 26, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

€5 – €95
Students depict the bridge at Meetings of the Waters Workshop last summer.

Meetings of the Waters Workshop

Rod Coyne’s workshops are taking place from April through September at stunning painting locations in County Wicklow. Our August Meetings of the Waters Workshop promises some quality time at Thomas Moore’s Meetings of the Waters.

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Meetings Painting Workshop – What’s included?

  • Painting demonstration: from blank canvas to finished picture
  • Drawing tuition and guidance with an experienced, practicing artist
  • Technical advise on colour mixing and composition
  • Direction on interpreting light and reading the landscape
  • Practical suggestions for painting outdoors
  • Historical insights and views of the beautiful Wicklow scenery

Meetings Painting Workshop – Itinerary

We meet at this scenic Wicklow location at 10am and Rod Coyne will provide a drawing/painting demonstration as introduction before the group start their own art works. Throughout the day Rod always is on hand with individual tips and techniques for all students appropriate to their level. There is a much needed break for lunch before completing the days work at 4pm. The emphasis is on enjoying the painting process in an informal, friendly atmosphere, and as part of a group dynamic. The workshop is suitable for absolute beginners to experienced painters. It is an ideal chance for those who have dabbled and would like to learn a little more. At the end of the workshop everyone has a picture to take home.

Materials and equipment such as paint, canvases, paper, easels, drawing-boards, brushes and solvents and rags are to be brought along to the class by the student. A list of essential materials is available on request. Alternatively basic drawing and painting materials and equipment can be provided for a surcharge of € 15 per day. Students can also hire easels separately at a rate of €5 per day. Please note all of the above need to be booked in advance.

See recent Painting Workshop students work on Facebook.

See Rod Coynes’ painting demos on YouTube.

Send a friend a Painting Workshop Voucher.

Book your own Workshop Accommodation

Not everyone books accommodation with us and we’re fine with that. Many Avoca Painting School students like to take charge and put their own weekend and holiday packages together. We have compiled a list of nearby overnight options to help you book your own workshop accommodation.


August 26, 2017
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
€5 – €95
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Rod Coyne


Meeting of the Waters
Metting of the Waters
Wicklow, Ireland
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