Acrylic Painting at Starling Studio, Havelock Road, Brighton

The course commencing the 1st April is now sold out, but you can add your name to the waiting list by emailing Denise on the contact page.

Below are the booking details for the One Day Acrylic Painting Course at Starling Studios, Havelock Road.

More dates for the 6 week course and further one day weekend courses will be added.

This course is a series of three hour workshops over six weeks at the lovely bright and airy studio at Starling Studios (formerly Hummingbird Studio).

The course will develop your skills and increase your confidence in painting with acrylics by experimenting with materials, equipment and techniques. The course also covers the formal elements of painting that include colour, tone and composition. 

Classes are small ( up to 8 people ) so that Denise can spend time tutoring each person. All materials are provided.


Denise is a trained painter having gained her BA (hons) at the University of Brighton and then an MA in Painting at the University of the Arts, London (Wimbledon).

She is the author of the popular book 'If Youre Bored with Acrylics, Read This Book.'

Denise has ran creative arts classes and workshops for many years in Birmingham, London and Brighton. Her practice is based at Phoenix Studios in Brighton as well as being the painting tutor at Cass Art Brighton.

Denise Harrison,

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