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Watershed Studio 

Welcome to Watershed Studio 

Watershed Studio is a family run, rural venue situated on the edge of our family farm. In the last twenty-one years we have built up a proven reputation for excellent courses, homely hospitality, delicious farmhouse food and a warm friendly welcome! 
We are currently taking bookings for the 2024 programme - don't leave it too late to book as many courses are already full!! We have several new tutors and courses as well as our regular favourites so please do look down the whole list. We won't be producing a brochure again this year but regular round robin emails will include the programme dates each time so if you would like to be on that mailing list please do contact us. 
WATERSHED STUDIO - who we are!  
✓ We run one and two day quality art and other creative courses from March to December  
✓ We hire professional and popular tutors and cover watercolour, oils, pastels, acrylics, collage, line and wash, willow sculpture and other creative courses 
✓We enjoy a peaceful and rural location - surrounded by gardens and fields. 
✓ We are renowned for our warm welcome, great hospitality and farmhouse home cooking and there is plenty of off road parking 
✓ We are blessed with plenty of good fairly local B&B accommodation 
✓ We are easy to find and not too far from A12 turn off at Colchester 
✓ We value our local community and run regular charity events throughout the year  
Learn more about our courses with links through to our 2024 Programme: 
Here is a list of all the remaining Watershed Studio workshops 2024 at a glance: 
We provide a complimentary, one choice (plus veggie option) homecooked lunch, afternoon cake and refreshments on tap. Unfortunately we cannot cater for all diets or severe allergies so we may, in some cases, ask you to bring your own food.  
Some course prices do include your materials.  
Diary 2024  
Sat 16th Toni Peers Silver Clay Jewellery £115 
Tues 19th David Webb Painting Boats in Watercolour £100 
Wed 20th David Webb The Essex Landscape in Watercolour £100 
Wed 10th Lauren Kelly Lino Printing - gift stationary inspired by nature £100 
Sat 13th Charles Evans Watercolour Landscapes £100 
Sun 14th Charles Evans Watercolour Landscapes £100 
Tues 16th & Wed 17th Margaret Glass Sketching Oil Portraits £200 
Sat 20th & Sun 21st Jane Betteridge Celebrating Spring using innovative Watercolour techniques £200 
Tues 23rd & Wed 24th Stephie Butler Liquid charcoal and watercolour £200 
Sat 27th April Kate Keller Crochet Baskets £100 
Tues 30th Mona Marnell Spring Stained Glass £115 
Wed 1st Sue Butters Mosaic Magic £100 
Sat 4th John Devitt Simple Buildings of Character, pen and wash £100 
Tues 7th Ray Chin Spoon Carving £115 
Sat 11th Trevor Osborne Pastel Skies - after Seago £100 
Sun 12th Trevor Osborne Pastels - a Dog Portrait £100 
Tues 4th & Wed 5th Carole Massey Pen and Wash - A Watershed Sketchbook £200 
Tues 11th & Wed 12th Graham Webber Plein air sketching with acrylics and pencil £200 
Tues 18th Nicky Hunter Bold, Beautiful Watercolour Flowers £100 
Wed 19th Nicky Hunter Bold Beautiful Watercolour Flowers £100 
Tues 25th Ian McManus Dynamic Watercolour - boats and water £100 
Wed 26th Ian McManus Dynamic Watercolour - boats and water £100 
Sat 29th Toni Peers Wet Felting pictures - a seaside theme £100 
Tues 2nd Trevor Osborne Oil Landscapes £100 
Tues 16th Mona Marnell Summer Themed Stained Glass £115 
Wed 21st Lauren Kelly Lino Printing - Turn a photo into a print £100 
Tues 3rd Julie Chaney Calligraphy - an illustrated letter £100 
Sat 7th John Devitt Loose Pen and Wash £100 
Sat 14th Trevor Osborne Air Dried Clay - a Lion' Head £100 
Sun 15th Trevor Osborne Air Dried Clay - a Highland Cow £100 
Tues 17th & Wed 18th Nial Adams Classic Techniques of Oil Painting brought up to date £200 
Sat 21st Richard Taylor Painting Building Textures in Watercolour £100 
Tues 24th & Wed 25th Margaret Glass Pastels - Changing Weather from snow to misty mornings £200 
Tues 1st & Wed 2nd Stephie Butler Watercolour Portraits £200 
Sat 5th Toni Peers Enamelled Jewellery or pictures inspired by nature £115 
Tues 8th & Wed 9th Graham Webber Developing Sketches into Landscape Oil Paintings £200 
Tues 15th Charles Evans Acrylic Landscapes £100 
Wed 16th Charles Evans Acrylic Landscapes £100 
Sat 2nd John Devitt Hand painted Christmas Cards £100 
Tues 5th Mona Marnell Winter Stained Glass £115 
Tues 12th Carole Massey Drawing Techniques - paper, pen and charcoal £100 
Wed 13th Carole Massey Drawing Techniques - water soluble pencils £100 
Sat 16th Mark Fennell Expressive Portraits in oils or acrylics – from photos £100 
Sunday 17th Mark Fennell expressive Portraits in oils or acrylics - with a model £115 
Tues 19th Nicky Hunter Fantastic Mr Fox - expressive watercolours £100 
Wed 20th Nicky Hunter Goldfinch and Teasels - expressive watercolours £100 
Last Week of Nov Allison Bond Christmas Wreaths £45 
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