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

Workshops will be recommencing in July.

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 3 so social distancing can be followed.

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

Friday 24th July/ 14th August

9.30 - 12.30

Drawing Skills in Pencils:- 

Shading techniques using cross hatching, hatching, erasers, looking at detail.

Only £30

1 Space available (24th)/ 1 space available(14th)

Friday 7th August/ 21st August

9.30 - 12.30

Drawing with charcoal & chalk

Charcoal is a wonderfully liberating medium. Rich tonal effects, ranging from deep blacks to misty greys are achieved by smudging and blending charcoal lines.

Only £30

FULLY BOOKED (7th)/ 1 space available (21st)

Friday 28th August

9.30 - 12.30

Watercolour Skies

Create beautiful skies , rainy, stormy skies, sunsets or sunrises using the beautiful medium of watercolours.

Only £30


Saturday 26th September/ 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

FULLY BOOKED (26th)/ 3 spaces available (10th )

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."