Water and Movement

Immerse yourself in a watery landscape in this fun, expressive family workshop. Exploring water-based materials (watercolours, inks) to respond to the natural environment. Suitable for families/ all ages

West Bay (c) Linda Lamon

About the event

West Bay sits where the river meets the sea, with its meadows, harbour and pebble beach. In this beautiful landscape, join professional artists Sarah Jane Ross and Ilse Black for this fun immersive creative workshop using water-based materials (watercolours, inks).

Spark your imagination, learn some new skills and connect to the landscape around you in a thought-provoking style.

Suitable for families/ all ages

(Note: we have a second workshop for adults – Silhouettes and Shadows – see details here)

Booking Essential as limited places.

NB: Workshop will take place in and around West Bay itself. Pavements, gravel paths and pebble beach.


West Bay

Date and times


  • All places FREE

This event is part of our Dawn to Dusk Festival 2022

We invite you to see Dorset in a new light as we head out to enjoy our outstanding landscapes from early morning through to the ‘golden hours’ of summer evenings.

Join artists, story-tellers, wildlife experts, archaeologists and more on our summer programme of FREE events across the county.

See the full programme of events HERE.