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Free Summer Art Sessions!

Leigh-on-Sea Town Council are excited to announce a number of free art sessions happening this summer, run by their current Artist in Residence; Susan Allen.

Local artist, Susan, is well known on the Southend art scene and has run different art classes and groups for many years. She began her residency at Leigh Community Centre in April this year.

Susan is running the sessions free of charge to help engage the community in creating art based on their surroundings. Attendees will still need to book a place on the sessions and bring their own supplies. However, sketchbooks and some equipment can be made available for a nominal cost.

The sessions are as follows:

  • 6th July – 1pm - 3pm - Walk and Draw at Two Tree Island
  • 19th July – 10am - 12pm - On Location Water Colour Painting on Leigh Marshes
  • 29th July – 2pm - 4pm Developing sketches into paintings in the attic – limited to 4 people
  • 7th August - 2pm - 4pm – Family Walk and Draw in Belfairs Woods
  • 16th August – 10am - 12pm - On Location Water Colour Painting in Belfairs Woods
  • 26th August – 2pm - 4pm Developing sketches into paintings in the attic – limited to 4 people

If raining, dates will be rearranged. To book email: susan_allen_smith@yahoo.co.uk