Improve Your Skills at My Workshop 'Experiences'

Enjoy a fantastic experience and bring out your inner artist by signing up for one of my classes. I’m Amina, a practised art teacher who hosts art workshops and classes for budding artists. Taking place in my intimate, atmospheric, and inspirational studio, the workshops cover various aspects of art and design, including how to work with a selection of media.

I have returning clients from Retford, Lincoln, Scunthorpe, Doncaster, Hull, Sheffield, Yorkshire and Newark as well as Stockwith and Brigg.

 Workshops For Adults

Covid 19

Social distancing will be implemented, all surfaces etc will be thoroughly cleaned before and after each session.

Maximum number for each workshop has been reduced to 5 so social distancing can be followed.

The experience gives each student one-to-one teaching and personal attention in a safe environment.

Saturday 10th October

10 - 3.00

Wax, Scrunch & Paint

A fantastic day spent using mixed media to create beautiful pieces. Experiment with oil pastels & acrylic paints to manipulate paper & make textured backgrounds.

Full day only £60.00


Friday 16th October/ Saturday 7th November


Watercolour Techniques

Fantastic day spent learning numerous watercolour techniques.
After coffee/ tea and introductions the morning is spent experimenting various techniques; wet in wet, wet on dry, creating highlights, masking fluid, creating blooms, textures & effects.
In the afternoon you will have the opportunity to put into practise the skills covered in the morning.

                                                        Full day                                                                                         only £60.00

                                               Friday 16th October Spaces Available 3/ 7th November 5 spaces available        

Saturday 17th October/ Friday 6th November

                                              10 - 3.00

                           Dramatic Skies in Oil Pastels

A wonderful day spent working in & learning about oil pastels creating beautiful skies, working at your own pace.

A robust medium which encourages a bold and direct approach.

Working large scale, optical colour mixtures can be created by using various techniques.

                                               Full Day only £60.00

                                              Saturday 17th October  Spaces available 4/ 6th Nov. 5 spaces available

Saturday 31st October

                             10am - 3 pm 

               Large painted acrylic Flowers

A day filled with great fun painting large flowers in acrylic paints.

Some techniques will be covered initially before we embark on a beautiful painting to hang at home.

Full Day only £60.00

5 Spaces available

Saturday 5th December/ 12th December

10 am - 3 pm

Christmas Extravaganza

Get into the Christmas spirit with the 'Extravaganza'.

Print Christmas cards, paper, gift tags & Make decorations.

Mince pies & Baileys Coffee will help you wash down your packed lunch.

Christmas music galore, sparkly fairy lights & Murphy in his Rudolph outfit.

Sounds like the perfect way to chill out away from the stresses of Christmas shopping.

Full Day only £60.00

5 Spaces available

The workshops can be a full day or morning only and the prices shown above cover all materials as well as tuition and refreshments. Please note that a non-refundable 20% deposit is required to procure a place. Please bring a packed lunch for a full day workshop.

All workshops are in  my beautiful  garden studio, a relaxing and inspiring space.

Clients travel from Retford, Lincoln, Scunthorpe, Doncaster, Brigg, Hull, Sheffield, Leeds and Stockwith to attend my many workshops. I have numerous returning clients who enjoy the tranquillity and calmness of my studio.

A cuddle and fuss of Murphy my laid back Jack Russell is part of the package.

Why not have a painting/ drawing birthday party or hen party

One to one tuition available at £25.00 per hour.

Bespoke workshops

Why not create your own 'bespoke workshop' for a group of friends/ family.

Choose from the following:- painting 

( acrylics, watercolours, gouache), drawing 

( pencils, charcoal, pastels, ink), oil pastels, silk painting, batik, printing, collage, mixed media, landscapes, flowers, abstract Art, Pop Art......or a subject of your choice.

I will create a bespoke day which will include all materials and refreshments.

A delicious light lunch and a glass of wine can be served in my dining room with candles and soothing music. ( There is an extra charge of £10 per head for lunch).

Maximum number is 6.

Gift vouchers available.

Private1-1 Tuition

I can put together a programme of learning in any media used in painting and drawing if you prefer private tuition . Please contact me for more information and advice.

 30th September: Drawing with Mixed Media

"Thank you for giving me the the confidence to try new techniques and ideas to take away and try at home. Very enjoyable day."

- Jenny

 4th November: Watercolour Workshop

"Thank you so much, had a fantastic day. You have taught me many new techniques which I can't wait to try at home. I'll definitely be booking on another workshop experience."

- El. G

"Very informatively- enjoyed every minute. Great materials and paints to work with. Wonderful ideas on how to create a watercolour. Fantastic food at lunch!"

- John & Maggie

 8th July: Silk Painting

"A day spent totally absorbed, thank you. It was creative,relaxing,inspiring and fun. The class size ( 4) was just right , very well planned activities and sequence of activities, generous materials. Delicious lunch!"

Thank you, Jane

 30th June: Painting in inks and acrylics

"Thank you for a great day. I loved exploring the combination of materials and ' loosening up'. It would be good to do more of the same."


"Loved the use of inks.Never tried this before. Good to broaden our horizons. Very good tuition."

- Sue S

 Lino printing workshop

"The most amazing experience- Amina makes everyone feel so at ease. I came away with great art work which has been nice to produce. A lovely lunch, coffee, cake and a lot of TLC included. Thank you so much, can't wait for the next one."


 Acrylic Workshop Experience

"Friendly, informative and very encouraging tutor. Wonderful lunch and coffee breaks."