Mixed and other media

Dynamic abstract painting with mixed media with Helen Turner

Ref: SLW08112

Suitable for all



Experiment with different paints and materials, learn how they react and work together as you make abstract work in an intuitive way. Use techniques that allow greater freedom and expression with material, form, and composition, and incorporate the unpredictable quality of chance to make exciting work.


Helen Turner

Helen has successfully been teaching painting and drawing for 20 years. She has a BA Hons in painting from Canterbury College of Art (1986) and Postgraduate Diploma, from Cyprus College of Art (1990). In 2002 Helen was selected for the John Moores painting prize; 2011 was included in the touring show About Painting with a published book, and in 2012 she had a solo show at the Eagle Gallery. In 2014-16 the artist was represented by Wilson Stephens and Jones Gallery. In 2013 all of Helen's work was destroyed in a studio fire in Lewes and it was after this that Helen started to work in a different way using a wide range of materials, experimenting and finding new and exciting ways to make work.


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