A six week course aimed at the aspiring, beginner artist, as a useful refresher for those returning to art after a break, or for artists never having had formal tuition.
Includes :- Drawing basics, advice on which materials to use, building week by week then into painting: understanding the importance of colour, colour mixing, advice on which medium, brushes, paper or canvas, planning and laying out your work, composition, how to make your paintings dynamic and much more
Each week builds further insight and practicals into the drawing and painting process through logically stepped sessions.
Course notes will be given at each session
Week 1 – Introduction todrawing. Training the eye to see
Week 2 – Get to know shapes, proportion and viewpoint – getting the drawing right!
Week 3 – Looking at light and how colour affects our painting process
Week 4 – Applying paint and how to creating a painting.
Week 5 – The painting process, - using references, steps in construction and composition
Week 6 – Developing your style and moving forward
Acrylic paint isthe recommended medium.
What you will need:
All materials provided
Friday 3rd November
Friday 8th December