Top artists will teach a range of techniques

A series of workshops and demonstrations are being held at Rothbury’s Coquetdale Arts Centre.

Workshops include a session by watercolour artist Malcolm Coils this Saturday, an acrylics portrait session with Ted Tallantyre (May 30) and acrylics work with Clifford Blakey on June 6. The workshops run from 10am to 4pm.

A range of demonstrations, between 11am and 1pm, are also planned.

These include oil-painting techniques by Michael Ewart (June 13), acrylic painting with brush and palette knife session by Tony Montague (June 27) and an introduction to watercolour by Roger Gadd (July 4).

For details, including prices and to book, visit or call 01669 621557.