My recent work focuses mainly on the use of acrylic inks to which I add other media. My earlier work uses other media—most specifically soft pastel, acrylic paint and watercolour pencils.
I run courses, workshops and other events for people of all ages. Here you can find out what’s on at the studio and see pictures from past events.
I display my work several times throughout the year at galleries, community arts centres and festivals. See what’s coming up and have a look at displays from previous years.
It’s the start of a newly creative year in the studio and the first course commenced last week. The focus of this five-week session is creating interesting textural effects …
The Cheltenham College Christmas Fair is fast approaching and I have created some new glass pieces to take along. The fused bottles are all hand painted. The two larger ones …
With a new busy season about to commence I am looking forward to offering a brand new workshop in the studio for September. I am introducing students to the technique …
Monday 10 April 2017 from 19:30 to 20:30
Fladbury Village Hall, Fladbury, Worcestershire
A talk and demonstration by Rita Thorn, Mixed Media Artist, for Fladbury and Moor Women's Institute
I will be talking about my work and giving a demonstration of some of the processes I use. My work will also be available to view or buy.
Tuesday 25 April 2017 from 10:30 to 12:30
The Studio, 1 Top Street, Charlton, Worcestershire WR10 3LE
Acrylic Inks & Mixed Media Course
In this experimental course you will be exploring the possibilities of surface texture and how it can add depth and interest to your work.
Students may choose to work in the abstract or to be inspired by nature through plants and landscapes.
The course is suitable for those wishing to try out acrylic inks or those who wish to develop their practice.
Lots of support and practical advice given.
Total cost for four-week course, including all materials and light refreshments: £49.50
Fridays from 10:30 to 12:30
The Studio, 1 Top Street, Charlton, Pershore, WR10 3LE
I run taster workshops on Friday mornings from 10:30 to 12:30. Please send me a message to find out more.