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Ink and Watercolour Blog

For Ken Bromley, art supplier

Check out my blog on mixing Ink and Watercolour in art, with many ideas and tips for how to experiement and play. Written for the art supplier Ken Bromley, click on the link to read more.

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Workshops at Alford Art Gallery

Four workshops to choose from

I am looking forward to teaching four exciting one-day workshops at the Alford Art Gallery during spring 2022. 

Venue: Alford Art Gallery, Alford. Spend the day in an art gallery and be inspired!

Some or all art materials included. 

Only 6 participants per course.

See the Alford Art Gallery for details. 

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Ink and Watercolour Course

Starting January 10th 2022

Join me for this 10 week course of painting with Ink and Watercolours.  Combining ink and watercolours offers many creative possibilities. In this course we will experiment, play and also get down to some painting business.  If you like to create art with impact and strong lines, this course might be for you.

Starting: January 10th 2022 7 - 9 pm.

Venue: Kirton Town Hall, Kirton.

Cost: £ 95 for 10 weeks. A deposit of £ 25 is required to secure your place, refundable up until 14 days before the course starts. 

A list of basic materials will be provided in good time before the course starts. A sketch book comes free with the course. 

For more information or to sign up, contact me using the Contact page. 

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Watercolour Painting Course

Starting January 12th 2022 in Kirton

Join me for this 10 weeks course exploring the many possibilities of painting with watercolours. 

We will lean a variety of painting techniques and also experiment with texture. This course is open to beginners or if you have some experience with painting. 

Venue: Kirton Town Hall, Kirton.

Cost: £ 95 for 10 weeks. 

Deposit of £ 25 required to secure your place. Refundable up to 14 days before course starts. 

A list of basic materials will be provided in good time before the course starts. A sketchbook comes free with the course. 

For more details or to sign up use to Contact page to message me. 

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Alford Art Gallery

Exhibition of original paintings

During the month of November 2021 I am very pleased to be Artist of the Month in the Alford Art Gallery. I am exhibiting 25 original ink and watercolour paintings, many of local scenery. 

The exhibition is open Tuesday to Saturday 10 - 4 pm.


Address 14 A Market Place, Alford LN13 9EB

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Old Kings Head, Kirton

Exhibition of paintings

The Old Kings Head is a 16th century  Inn, now transformed into a hotel in the village of Kirton, 4 miles south of Boston. It has been beautifully restored by Heritage Lincolnshire and I am honored to exhibit 10 of my paintings in their cafe and dining rooms.

Paintings feature local scenes, including the Frampton bird reserve and Boston market days.  

All the artwork is for sale and a percentage goes to support the work of Heritage Lincolnshire. 

Why not stop by for a coffe and a cake and take a look...

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Painting classes in Kirton

10 week course painting in watercolours

The current 10 weeks course in exploring the many possibilities of painting with watercolour is now full. If you are interested in joining a future course, please contact me and I will keep you up to date with any plans. 

In this course we focus on experimenting and learning a variety of tecniques. Suitable for beginners and also if you have some experience with watercolours. 

Current course: Mondays 7-9 pm, Kirton Town hall.  September 2021. 

New course planned for Jan 2022, ask for details. 

Friendly, social, creative.

Contact me for more details using the web contact form or send email: art@karinchristensen.com

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Maledag på Sørskår hos Draumehus 1. august

Vi eksperimenterer med blekk og akvarell maling

Denne dagen lærer vi forskjellige teknikker med kombinasjon av blekk og akvarell maling. Fokus er på kreativ utforskning og prøving av nye ideer. Alle deltakere får skissebok, blekk og kullblyanter. 

Sted: Draumehus ved Guri Hovland, Sørskår Kai, Ryfylke 

Tid: 11-4, lunsj inkludert

Kontakt Guri for mer informasjon: gurihovland@hotmail.com

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Stålverket i tegninger og malerier

Kunstutstilling på Jørpeland i Juli 2020
Solo Exhibition in Norway July 2021

Jeg stiller ut tegninger og malerier i Villa Rosehagen på Jørpeland i perioden 2 -31 juli 2021. 

Åpent hver dag 11 -17, jeg kommer til å være der selv. 

Fokus for utstillingen er Stålverket på Jørpeland, hvor jeg er inspirert av de unike og spennende industri motivene som området inneholder.  

Utstillingen inneholder også malerier og tegninger fra Ryfylke, båtliv og kystlandskap. I tillegg selger jeg kunstkort med originale motiver. 

De fleste kunstverkene er laget av akvarell og tusj. 

Se Villa Rosehagens facebook side for mer detaljer. 

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Spring exhibition at Doddington Hall

"Art in the Barn" at the Staples Gallery May 14 - 31

Lincolnshire Artists Society's annual exhibition was a great success this year, despite the pandemic. We exhibited at the beautiful Doddington Hall just outside Lincoln and had very good visitor numbers and feedback from the public. 

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Wild Art sketch walks at Gibraltar Point

May 25, June 1, 8 & 15

Join me for outdoor sketching at Gibraltar Point Nature reserve on the Lincolshire coast. As part of the Lincolnshire Wildlife Trusts Dynamic Dunescapes project, we will run 4 relaxed and friendly art workshops. Come along if you are keen to spend time outdoors, would like to meet people, and enjoy being creative. Free of charge, open to eveyone, bring your sketching kit or buy one on the day. Limited numbers. To sign up click the link below.

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Summer Exhibition with Lincolnshire Artists

Now exhibiting online

Browse this years summer exhibition by the members of Lincolnshire Artists Society by following the link below. The LAS normally exhibits at the Usher Gallery in Lincoln, but are only showing online this year.

I am very pleased to have two of my paintings selected for the exhibition.