September 2019 Painting Workshop at Glendalough with Rod Coyne

September 2019 Painting Workshop at Glendalough

Rod Coyne’s September 2019 Painting Workshop promises quality time channeling St. Kevin’s hermitage on the shores of the upper lake, Glendalough.

€20 early-bird discount. Scroll down to book your workshop ticket.

Rod Coyne students discover the beauty of the Upper Lake in the Glendalough Valley.
Rod Coyne students discover the beauty of the Upper Lake in the Glendalough Valley.

September 2019 Painting Workshop at Glendalough – 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

September 2019 Painting Workshop at Glendalough – Itinerary

We meet at this scenic Wicklow location at 10am when Rod Coyne provides a drawing/painting demonstration which is a most noteworthy introduction before the group start their own art works. Throughout the day Rod always is on hand with individual tips and techniques as a result appropriate to each student’s level. There is a much needed break for lunch before finally completing the days work at 4pm. The emphasis is on enjoying the painting process in an informal, friendly atmosphere, and above all joining in the group dynamic. The workshop is suitable for beginners to experienced painters.
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, hence a list of essential materials is available on request. Alternatively basic drawing and painting materials and equipment can be provided for a surcharge of € 25 per day, similarly students can also hire easel & drawing-board combination at a rate of €10 per day. Please note all of the above need to be booked in advance. Workshop T&C’s.

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September 2019 Painting Workshop at Glendalough – Testimonial from 2017

August 2019 Painting Workshop at Meeting of the Waters with Rod Coyne

August 2019 Painting Workshop at Meeting of the Waters

August 2019 Painting Workshop at the Meetings of the Waters with Rod Coyne is designed to capture the spirit of Thomas Moore. It was Moore who immortalised the river’s conjunction therefor putting the Vale of Avoca on the map for generations to come.

This  €20 early-bird discount. Scroll down to book your workshop ticket.

Students capture the river's light and movement with Rod Coyne at Meetings of the Waters.
Students capture the river’s light and movement with Rod Coyne at Meetings of the Waters.

August 2019 Painting Workshop at Meeting of the Waters – 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

August 2019 Painting Workshop at Meeting of the Waters – Itinerary

We meet at this scenic Wicklow location at 10am when Rod Coyne provides a drawing/painting demonstration which is a most noteworthy introduction before the group start their own art works. Throughout the day Rod always is on hand with individual tips and techniques as a result appropriate to each student’s level. There is a much needed break for lunch before finally completing the days work at 4pm. The emphasis is on enjoying the painting process in an informal, friendly atmosphere, and above all joining in the group dynamic. The workshop is suitable for beginners to experienced painters.
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, hence a list of essential materials is available on request. Alternatively basic drawing and painting materials and equipment can be provided for a surcharge of € 25 per day, similarly students can also hire easel & drawing-board combination at a rate of €10 per day. Please note all of the above need to be booked in advance. Workshop T&C’s.

More about our workshops on Facebook and Twitter.

Previous Painting Workshop – Testimonial

August 2019 Painting Workshop at Meeting of the Waters – Accommodation

We can provide accommodation through local B&B and Hotel partners so you’ll see this option in the ticket section below. Some people prefer to take charge of their over-night arrangements therefor we have prepared a list of local providers here.

July 2019 Painting Workshop at Meeting of the Waters with Rod Coyne

July 2019 Painting Workshop at Meeting of the Waters

July 2019 Painting Workshop at the Meetings of the Waters with Rod Coyne is designed to capture the spirit of Thomas Moore. It was Moore who immortalised the river’s conjunction therefor putting the Vale of Avoca on the map for generations to come.

This  €20 early-bird discount. Scroll down to book your workshop ticket.

Rod Coyne student's capture the perspective of the Avoca River at the Meeting of the Waters.
Rod Coyne student’s capture the perspective of the Avoca River at the Meeting of the Waters.

July 2019 Painting Workshop at Meeting of the Waters – 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

July 2019 Painting Workshop at Meeting of the Waters – Itinerary

We meet at this scenic Wicklow location at 10am when Rod Coyne provides a drawing/painting demonstration which is a most noteworthy introduction before the group start their own art works. Throughout the day Rod always is on hand with individual tips and techniques above all these are appropriate to each student’s level. There is a much needed break for lunch before finally completing the days work at 4pm. The emphasis is on enjoying the painting process in an informal, friendly atmosphere, and above all joining in the group dynamic. The workshop is suitable for beginners to experienced painters.
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, hence a list of essential materials is available on request. Alternatively basic drawing and painting materials and equipment can be provided for a surcharge of € 25 per day, similarly students can also hire easel & drawing-board combination at a rate of €10 per day. Please note all of the above need to be booked in advance. Workshop T&C’s.

More about our workshops on Facebook and Twitter.

Previous Painting Workshop – Testimonial

July 2019 Painting Workshop at Meeting of the Waters – Accommodation

We can provide accommodation through local B&B and Hotel partners so you’ll see this option in the ticket section below. Some people prefer to take charge of their over-night arrangements therefor we have prepared a list of local providers here.

 

Dare to be Different in 2019

This 2019 calendar shows Ireland in a radical new light. The artist didn’t just paint the town red he painted the whole country red. These images cover a journey from the Wild Atlantic Way to Ireland’s Ancient East and are illustrated with sophistication and elegance. Available from here for €20 including FREE SHIPPING.

 

As a little teaser Rod Coyne has put together a short 2019 calendar video…enjoy.

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“Blackwater” a plein air painting video by Rod Coyne

High speed a plein air painting with Rod Coyne: “Blackwater”

“I had a fantastic few days painting in the Tourin Estate, it’s a compelling blend of history and nature and an artist’s delight. This River Blackwater painting was just one of four paintings exhibited October 2016. You can read the full story here. The river which runs down to the sea at Dungarvin is a painters paradise.

“Thanks to the Kelly Family Band (beloved of The Barleyshakes) for a superb soundtrack 🙂 And a special thanks to Andrea Jameson and her wonderful sisters at Tourin House & Gardens.”

– Rod Coyne

Packing for Plein Air Painting

Packing for Plein Air Painting

Rod Coyne shares what he’s packing for plein air painting these days. The full one hour video is now available on DVD and Digital Download here.

With over 20 years experience, Rod Coyne is one of the most exciting landscape painters in Ireland today. This DVD is about spontaneity, visual composition, and trusting your inner impulse. Whether you want to loosen up your landscape painting style or sit back and rod do the work – this master-class is for you. With his affable approach, this artist will inspire painters and Ireland fans alike.

There’s more to “Secrets of the Palette Knife” than just painting. Spend a day with artist Rod Coyne in the spectacular surroundings of the “Garden of Ireland”. He invites you to his plein air studio on a hidden shore of the Avoca River. In this 60 minute film Coyne shares a both hypnotising and meditative insight into the process of creating a picture from beginning to end. The artist’s expert guidance into palette painting will whisk you along just as the River flows through the Vale of Avoca.

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The full one hour video is now available on DVD and Digital Download here.

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