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Self Portrait with Grey Felt Hat

Self Portrait with Grey Felt Hat

Van Gogh painted this self-portrait in the winter of 1887 when he had been living in Paris for nearly two years. He is heavily influenced by pointillism and it depicts him as a city gentleman.

100 Years of Sakura

100 Years of Sakura

Japanese heritage brand Sakura is 100 years old and we are celebrating with themed workshops using pen, ink and wash taught by Max Hale. We’re also delighted to launch a competition to win some gorgeous 100 years celebratory art materials ~ lots for you to get excited about!

What is a Zorn palette?

What is a Zorn palette?

What is a Zorn palette? Find out on a Zorn palette portrait workshop in oils with Mark Fennell in October 2021. The limited palette of four colours is a great learning tool for students.

Artist Insight: Dawn Harries

Artist Insight: Dawn Harries

Landscape painter, Dawn Harries says “Just start….don’t wait for inspiration! You’ll get into the zone very quickly.” Read her Guest Blog and enjoy her gorgeous landscapes here….

Dougal Kirkland: large scale drawings

Dougal Kirkland: large scale drawings

Artist in Residence at John Street Gallery in Stroud, alongside Willa Hilditch and Milo Kester Our very own Dougal Kirkland, talented artist and front of house at Pegasus Art, is currently participating in a Young Artist Residency at SVA John Street Gallery in Stroud. From 

Painting Snowdrops

Painting Snowdrops

A guide to painting snowdrops by Botanical Artist and tutor at Pegasus Art, Karen Green. Enjoy a sprinkling of botany, guide to art materials and tips for colour mixing and layering. Snowdrops are nature’s signal for Spring and new beginnings.