Townhouse film have produced professional art tuition films since it was founded in 2008 by tv professionals and keen painters, Malcolm and Elaine Allsop. Their background in the tv industry, coupled with their passion for painting gives them an understanding of what an artist wants from a teaching DVD and allows them to create films for artist that artists can really engage with and learn from.
You will find a whole load of well known artists such as Jean Haines, John Hoar, Jake Winkle, and Stve Hall to name a few, painting in a wide range of different media.
Steve Hall is a master of expressive big brush watercolour painting and in this DVD he reveals his secrets...
Robert Brindley is the master of atmospheric watercolour painting.
David Norman is a Devon based painter of sparking watercolours that shimmer with light. In this two hour long DVD he demonstrates the approach that underpins much of his paintings.
In this exciting DVD Ian McManus shows you how to produce stunning watercolours that each take only on hour to paint.
This DVD is sure to expand your watercolour landscape horizons.
A mixed media masterclass with Chris Forsey showing how he creates his own type of dynamic tone sketch in the field which he brings back to the studio.
Ann Blockley is a truly imaginative and exciting painter famed for her ravishing, colourful flower paintings.
Soraya's vibrant and exciting style has made her one of the most in-demand teachers of acrylics in the UK.
Probably no artist has done so much to inspire so many watercolour painters than the late Edward Wesson.
John Hoar is one of the most exciting watercolourists in Britain today.
In this film Ian demonstrates how to capture a stunning town and riverscapes in pen and wash with all variations including the use of water-soluble pencils and water-soluble pens.
with Brian Ryder
Brian Ryder wants everyone to paint in oils! In this DVD he shows you how to produce atmospheric oil landscapes that are both quick and easy to do.
Following the success of his first DVD - 'Watercolour the Wesson Way' - Steve Hall Returns to show you in detail how watercolour master Edward Wesson painted some of his classic views.
with Ian King
3 DVDs for the price of one!
This DVD is a must for any watercolour artist who has toyed with the idea of painting portraits and wanted expert tuition.
This DVD takes the form of a workshop where Shirley explores some of her completed paintings as well as the techniques used to achieve them.
with Peter Wileman
In this DVD Peter shows you how to create paintings that sing with light. Peter paints five pictures working from sketches or photography.
Brian produces eight different watercolour sketches in locations near his home in North Norfolk.
Watercolour master John Hoar returns with his second DVD for Town House Films due to popular demand. John's belief is simple - that watercolour can be made much simpler than people think.
With Miles Fairhurst
Miles paints in a wonderfully evocative style that captures the essence of Edward Seago's oil landscapes. A must for all Seago fans.
In this, Charles' first purely landscape DVD, he travels to a spot that has been a favourite with artists for centuries - Pin Mill in Suffolk.
Hazel Soan demonstrates how to create stunning textural effects in watercolour taht are bound to improve your painting.
with Peter Wileman
Peter is passionate about his art and in this DVD he demonstrates how to get truly creative with oil painting rather than be a salve to the landscape.
With Robert Brindley
There is probably no better painting medium that watercolour for capturing the English landscapes in all its complex moods.
With June Mendoza
June deals with materials, brush technique, posing the sitter and the key elements of composition.
With Brian Ryder
Brian Ryder's passion is creating truly atmospheric oil paintings out of subjects that many artists would walk right past.
With Robert Brindley RSMA
Robert Brindley's approach to oil painting is designed to make it as simple as possible to produce stunning results.
With Jean Haines SWA
This DVD will unlock the creative powers of watercolour within you.
With Ann Blockley
This DVD could change the way you think about painting flowers in watercolour forever!
with Jake Winkle
Paint fresh, exciting watercolours
Jean Haines is back with her second DVD for Town House Films.
There can be few watercolour painters today in the UK with the influence of Shirley Trevena R.I...
Steve has made a 12 year study of the great man.
Learn how to incorporate acrylics and inks into your paintings to push the boundaries of traditional watercolour.
Master watercolour artist Charles Reid returns to England.
John Hoar - the master of expressive line and wash painting.
Artists and teacher Max Hales demonstrates how to get the best out of water mixable oils - paints that have many of the qualities of traditional oil paint but without
Andrew James is a member of the prestigious Royal Society of Portrait Painters and the New English Art Club. This DVD shows his five step portrait process.
Join Ann Blockley in her Cotswold studio and learn how to create inspirational and stimulating watercolours in her amazing workshop.