John Piper’s Mixed Media Techniques

With Kieran Stiles, artist
Event date
Event time
10:00 - 13:00
Ashmolean Museum - Online Workshop
Event type
Courses and workshops
Event cost
£60 each (£55 concessions)
Disabled access?
Booking required

Discover how John Piper became involved in a government-funded project to record the landscape and life of Great Britain, and learn about his revolutionary mixed-media process of creating interesting textural effects by blending pastel, wax, watercolour and ink

What you will need:

  • Watercolour paper or thick cartridge paper
  • Watercolour brushes; one medium size and one for fine work
  • Watercolour paints
  • Coloured drawing inks
  • Indian ink
  • Dip pen and/mapping pen
  • Candle wax
  • Oil pastels
  • Graphite
  • A pencil

The event will take place online on Zoom and a link to join the event will be shared in advance by email.

Booking is essential and tickets are £60 each (£55 concessions).