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Colour Farm Workshop

  • West Beach Newhaven East Sussex England (map)

Colour Farm Workshop

From 25 August - 2 September a shipping container is made home to a colour farm on Newhaven’s West Beach. Julia Bush experiments in the temporary colour garden with woad, indigo and madder as well as shrubs and plants. Inside, landscape paintings by Nicholas Bush are interpretations of Newhaven and the English Channel.

Nicholas and Julia Bush will lead a workshop on growing, drawing and depicting the surrounding landscape, using colour in many forms including plants and natural pigments including chalk, indigo and local flora. Please bring a white handkerchief with you to dye.  


Open 12-17:00

to book please email

Woad plants.jpeg
Earlier Event: August 11
Film : The Garden (1990)- Derek Jarman