A ten week course to introduce oil painting to beginners, and those who are interested but don't know where to start with oils.
Tutor: Mark Kelland
Date & Time: Monday evenings, 6:30pm - 9pm
Venue: Bingham Studio, New Brewery Arts
PRICE: £220.00 (£0.00 VAT)
Suitable for beginners.
What you will need:
All tools and materials provided.
w/c 18th Sep
23rd Oct - 29th Oct
w/c 27th Nov
Week 1 Drawing,
An essential one to start with, it gives you the freedom to start your art work and the brushwork to finish. Subject : Still life.
Week 2 Beach scene.
Remember the summer on the beach paint the sea, sand and rock pools, all in an impressionist style.
Week 3 Fruit bowl.
Let’s paint in true brilliant colour, let it really standout with strong brushstrokes.
Week 4 Cirencester.
Paint the centre of Cirencester in a quick sketch style to capture the essence of its character .
Week 5 Self Portrait.
Lets explore how we look, not how we think we look like, always a hard one this, but will also spring a few surprises.
Week 6 Looking at John Nash.
Lets copy and look at John Nash a 20th Century British iconic artist, don’t know him? lets get acquainted. Subject: a John Nash landscape.
Week 7 The harbour.
Lets look at perspective and paint a seascape of boats and harbour side.
Week 8 Painting with sponges.
Let’s paint with an unusual painting tool, a sponge, and see how it can be a useful addition to your equipment. Subject a grassy Meadow.
Week 9 Apples Grapes and oranges.
Produce a colourful still life, full of colour, shape and sensitivity a quality hard to achieve.
Week 10 Snowy days. On canvas.
Explore the snow covered trees and fields in this impressionist view of a winters day.