“Art is not a hobby, it is a life skill; as necessary and as mind-expanding as reading, writing and arithmetic. Through drawing & painting we become more intimate with the world around us, because the first part of the process is learning to see”

David Chandler

Activities

Art Classes

Art Classes

David runs regular art classes and workshops in Somerset including life drawing, watercolour painting and iPad art.

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Art Holidays

Art Holidays

Pack up your paints and paper and join David for an art adventure in sunnier climes. Painting holidays in Italy and Spain.

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Artist Mentoring

Artist Mentoring

Not sure which way to take your work? Need a critique or advice with technique? David is happy to provide one-to-one tutoring and mentoring.

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Frome FM

Frome FM

David Chandler presents ‘Seeing Things’, a visual arts magazine for FromeFM. Regional arts, peppered with words and wrapped in a podcast.

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Portfolio

Life Drawings

Life Drawings

Watercolour

Watercolour

Acrylics

Acrylics

IPad

iPad

Tuscany Work

Tuscany Work

Portraits

Portraits

Frome Sketches

Frome Sketches

From the Blog…

Kandinsky’s Hissing Paintbox

Kandinsky’s Hissing Paintbox

"O please, gentlemen... that is a deep violet, please, depend on it! Not so rose!"-  Franz Liszt conducting his orchestra in Weimar in 1842.  Like Bernstein, Beethoven and Rimsky-Korsakov, Liszt…

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Painting Between The Words

Painting Between The Words

Jenny Holzer's solo exhibition at Hauser and Wirth, Somerset is predominantly about sex, war and death; a potent and often harrowing combination that the artist seems to treat somewhat at a distance with her…

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Pencil To Paint

Pencil To Paint

The aim of my Pencil To Paint course is to explore the essential differences between the two disciplines and shed light on why many of us find it so difficult to move…

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If you are interested in any of David’s projects and would like more information then please email david@davidchandler.net or use the contact form.

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