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Hi I’m Debbie and here is my story… I have painted watercolour for a long time, I remember joining classes around the millennium at which time I was involved in running a craft group called Made Specially.  At this time I wanted

Art Classes

I run classes in Bradley near Stafford, Staffordshire on a Thursday morning and Gnosall, Staffordshire on a Thursday Evening. Have you ever wanted to try acrylic painting, combine materials in a collage or learn new techniques? By exploring different art

Painting Holidays

Sketch to Paint Holidays in 2018 I am working with another artist Lydia Hudson-Watkin to provide you with two holidays this year.  We are going to Ironbridge and France.  To enable us to give you the best holiday experience whilst


2018 Workshops I will be running a series of workshops in 2018 using lots of different media and techniques, here is the list… Introducing Pouring Medium How to do an abstract painting using pouring medium. This will be a one


There are four stages in the commissioning process: Stage 1 We will discuss your requirements and I will need several photographs of your subject to work from. The photographs will have a great influence on the finished painting and full details of

Priory Farm Local Art Exhibition 25 June 2017


Dates for your Diary – 2018 Class Exhibition June 9th 2018 – Priory Farm Debbie Farmer has kindly asked us to exhibit our class paintings during a Staffordshire four villages festival (Bradley, Church Eaton, Derrington and Haughton) that is to

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Art Class Testimonials

Excellent. Plenty of instruction with no pressure. Informative and a friendly group.

Pam Sparrow (Gnosall Class - 2018)

I am a complete beginner who joined Debbie’s class last term and am having a brilliant time learning lots of different techniques.

June Bryant (Bradley Class - 2018)

Each class is a chance to be myself, express myself and have fun learning about using creative media.’

Sheila Hall (Gnosall Class - 2018)

I am a novice painter, only joined the class in January... I have enjoyed the group, and the tuition is excellent.  Thank you Debbie.

Margaret Barrett (Bradley Class, June 2018)

Inspiring and clearly demonstrated ideas and techniques designed to encourage and individually fulfil a creative outcome.

Julia Brown (Gnosall Class - June 2018)

It's Great!!

Alan Houghton (Bradley Class, June 2018)

Great – not only a good hearted laugh but Debbie is a good artist and teacher. Well done Debbie.’

Jeanette Campbell (Gnosall Class - 2018)

Always cheerful and informal with lots of good advice.  Very clear communication about what is needed for each session.

Bob Jeays (Bradley Class, June 2018)

I have learnt so much and have found that I can paint. This is all credit to Debbie!

Elizabeth Scott (Bradley Class - 2018

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