Sue Deighton


"Colourful Tree"
Acrylics, Oils, Artisan Oils
Landscape, Wildlife

Sue holds demonstrations and workshops in Acrylics, Oils and Watercolours. Her workshops include "Paint in the Impressionist Style" using Artisan watersoluble oils and "Improve Your Drawing" using both graphite and coloured pencils.

Sue has 30 years teaching experience in Schools, Colleges and Institutes of Further Education, with the last 15 in Community Education. She has recently completed a two-year Consultancy to set up a Teaching Gallery, from the purchase of the property, to the establishment of a retail outlet for art materials, the creation of a portfolio of artists to exhibit in the Gallery, the planning of courses to run in a Teaching Studio (and the furnishing and equipping of the studio), the training of staff to advise on Art materials and the recruiting of tutors to replace her.

Sue was twice selected for the Summer Exhibition at the Royal Academy and has exhibited at the Mall Gallery and Open Exhibitions of the RI, RBA and the NEAC. She currently has an exhibition of works executed whilst tutoring in Zimbabwe at Woburn Safari Park.

Sue is a regular guest tutor for Asekela Painting Holidays in Zimbabwe, and has appeared as Guest Tutor for Art Safari painting Holidays in Malawi and Zambia, and is a Professional Associate for the Society for All artists.

Sue has two videos available - "Colour Theory for Flower Painters" and "Landscape Painting using Watercolour". She is a guest presenter for YORK TV and is a regular contributor of features in The Paint Magazine.