Simply Foundation Courses

Everybody starts somewhere, but it pays to start  the right way. We've been helping painters do the right thing since 2007 and now you can join us live and interactive online. 

How it Works 

Scheduled interactive 2 hour live painting tuition

Stand Alone Course with limited places, not a subscription 

Watch Live via ZOOM and watch on demand for 7 days

Easy to attend, watch our short Help Video if you are new to ZOOM

Interact in real time, just like being in class

Core Notes for each class included

Based on our proven Foundation Courses since 2007

Taught in Oil 

The classic way to start the right way or check your skills 

Book Your Course

  • Tue, Mar 09
    Online via Zoom
    Mar 09, 2:00 PM – 4:30 PM GMT
    Online via Zoom
    Join other intermediate painters and learn how to create colourful and evocative paintings using the innovative Impressionist techniques created by Sisley, Pissarro and Monet which can then be used to paint in any genre.
  • Mar 17, 10:00 AM – 12:30 PM GMT
    Online Via Zoom
    Explore the colourful theories of the Fauvist Masters and learn how to control intense colour in this Masterclass on the ideas of Matisse and Derain with Course Director Martin Kinnear.
  • Tue, Mar 30
    Online via Zoom
    Mar 30, 2:00 PM – 4:30 PM GMT+1
    Online via Zoom
    Join other intermediate painters and learn the amazing skill of creating a classical glazed painting in oil from scratch. This simple technique will enable you to create amazing light effects in any genre.
  • Apr 06, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM GMT+1
    Online via zoom
    Everything you need to mix oils colours cleanly and professionally, plus practical tips for choosing the best paints for the job.
  • Tue, Apr 13
    Online via Zoom
    Apr 13, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM GMT+1
    Online via Zoom
    Learn the classical core methods of the Old Masters which every oil painter needs to create optical depth, an illusion of Forms and edge contrast.
  • Wed, Apr 14
    Online Via Zoom
    Apr 14, 10:00 AM – 12:30 PM GMT+1
    Online Via Zoom
    Bonnard's ideas about colour lie at the heart of modern British painting. Learn how too make your colours sing in this Masterclass with Martin Kinnear


“The way you approached and managed the various colour beginnings, the bridges, saturation, colours, temperatures, and opacity, etc. were multiple masterclasses all rolled in to one. A total triumph.” 


Nigel B. Colourful Arrangements Masterclass 28 July 2020

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