Autumn Classes at Norton Conyers

The second half of the Autumn term begins on the Wed 7th of November and runs until 12th Dec; if you’d like to join us email the gallery or ring 07739 614976

Classes start at 10 a.m. and run through ’til 4pm.

David’s Norton Conyers studio is just 4 miles from Ripon) postcode HG4 5EQ.

We will be focussing on the use of acrylic and oil paints with particular focus on the landscape.

Courses follow an ‘atelier style’ format of mentorship so that all standards and age ranges can be accommodated, from complete novice through to degree level, from student to retiree (the studio is at the top of a flight of steps so may not be suitable for the infirm).

Classes cost £35 per day payable on commencement. You will need to bring materials of your choice (Acrylic or oil and a drawing medium) + a support – canvas, board etc and a packed lunch. We have tea and coffee making facilities & microwave.

Suggested Palette:

Titanium White, Lemon Yellow, Cadmium Yellow, Cadmium Orange, Cadmium Red, Alizarin Crimson, Permanent Magenta, French Ultramarine, Cobalt Blue, Raw Sienna, Lamp Black.


Here’s a map of Norton Conyers to help you find the studio:

contact the gallery for further details and to book a place.


Testimonials from previous courses:

“The best 2 day workshop I’ve been on”…….Margaret Williamson

“One of the best teachers we’ve had”………Fanny Green

“He helped me a lot”……..Liz Hutchinson

“A gifted and inspiring teacher”…….C.W.

“Enjoyable, informative and helpful”………David Edwards



Green on green


Sheltering from the midday sun.