If you would like to arrange art lessons, please leave a message here, or you can contact Rick Hardcastle Art on the phone number or email address if you prefer. Rick will take you through the complete learning process, learning composition, perspective, proportion from portraits, wildlife, animals, landscapes or abstract. Rick can teach you to draw in pencil or charcoal, pastel and then watercolour, oil or acrylic. He teaches GCSE, A-Level and Degree level students to improve their technique. He also sells originals and prints which you can order from the site, or you can contact him personally if preferred.

As well as being an artist. Rick also teaches student particularly GCSE, A-Level and Degree.    Rick will take you all the way through the learning process.

Starting with learning how to draw, Rick Hardcastle Artstudents learn how to set out a drawing, learn how to use light and dark, how to create the dimensions of the subject, whether it is an animal, portrait or anything else.

Rick will teach you how to use focal points, how to use colour, how to mix colour, how use colour combinations, complementary colours, how to use the brush, types of brushes to use.

He will teach you how to paint any kind of scenery, from portraits and animals to landscapes and abstract painting.

Basically Rick will take you from start to finish on a comprehensive course in drawing and painting wildlife, using a choice of oils, acrylics, charcoal, pencil and pastel.

Rick also sells his original and prints on this site. Check out the art gallery and art prints pages to view his collection of paintings and drawings.


Rick Hardcastle Art

29 Batchworth Lane



Tel: 44(0)7837 991041