Events in February 2018



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Discover Poetry

Thursday 1st of February 2018

An evening poetry reading group with themes reflecting the changing seasons. The Trust will be embracing Hygge with cosy fireside evenings of informal, relaxed debate discussing poets old and new - find out more here: https://wordsworth.org.uk/home.html

Chats with the Curator

Wednesday 14th of February 2018

Jeff Cowton (curator) will be hosting evening gatherings to share collections not currently on display to the public. These will include rare books, paintings and irreplaceable poetic manuscripts - find out more here: https://wordsworth.org.uk/home.html

Observational Drawing course Week 1

Tuesday 20th of February 2018

This course is suitable for beginners or those with some drawing experience wishing to improve their skills. Students will be taught effective drawing techniques using pencil, ink pens, charcoal and mono-printing. Drawings can be based upon students own interests and subject matter of their choice. Students are welcome to bring along their own materials but all essential materials will be provided. Refreshments will be provided. Week 1 and 2. Pencil and ink pen drawing. Week 3 and 4: Charcoal drawing and mono-printing. £80 payable in advance, booking is essential. Contact info@godintonhouse.co.uk for more information

Watercolours and Acrylic painting course Week 1

Tuesday 20th of February 2018

This course is suitable for beginners or those with some experience of painting with watercolours and acrylics wishing to improve their skills. Students will be taught effective painting techniques using watercolours and acrylics. Paintings are based upon students own interests such as still life, flowers and landscapes. Students are welcome to bring along their own materials but all essential materials will be provided. Refreshments will be provided. Week 1 and 2. Watercolour painting. Week 3 and 4: Acrylic painting Contact info@godintonhouse.co.uk for more information - cost is £80, booking is essential.

Observational Drawing course Week 2

Tuesday 27th of February 2018

This course is suitable for beginners or those with some drawing experience wishing to improve their skills. Students will be taught effective drawing techniques using pencil, ink pens, charcoal and mono-printing. Drawings can be based upon students own interests and subject matter of their choice. Students are welcome to bring along their own materials but all essential materials will be provided. Refreshments will be provided. Week 1 and 2. Pencil and ink pen drawing. Week 3 and 4: Charcoal drawing and mono-printing. £80 payable in advance, booking is essential. Contact info@godintonhouse.co.uk for more information

Watercolours and Acrylic painting course Week 2

Tuesday 27th of February 2018

This course is suitable for beginners or those with some experience of painting with watercolours and acrylics wishing to improve their skills. Students will be taught effective painting techniques using watercolours and acrylics. Paintings are based upon students own interests such as still life, flowers and landscapes. Students are welcome to bring along their own materials but all essential materials will be provided. Refreshments will be provided. Week 1 and 2. Watercolour painting. Week 3 and 4: Acrylic painting Contact info@godintonhouse.co.uk for more information - cost is £80, booking is essential.

Discover Poetry

Thursday 1st of March 2018

An evening poetry reading group with themes reflecting the changing seasons. The Trust will be embracing Hygge with cosy fireside evenings of informal, relaxed debate discussing poets old and new - find out more here: https://wordsworth.org.uk/home.html