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 24th April
29th May - 2nd June
w/c 3rd July
Week 1. Still life.
Explore in a classical way the shapes and colour. Nice and easy to start with junk still life.
Week 2. Still life.
Now explore in an expressive way – looking at George Braque
Week 3. Knife Painting.
Use the Knife to create a simple Landscape in a figurative technique.
Week 4. Knife painting.
Again create a landscape . the shapes and colour , keeping it simple , Looking at Nicholas de stael
Week 5.Drawing with paint.
With thin paint , paint a still life of sunflowers. All full of overlays and controlled colour.
Week 6 Impasto (thick paint).
Paint expressively and direct with this technique.
Week 7 classic English landscape.
Paint in the style of the classic Early 20th century English painters.
Week 8 opposite colours.
Paint a landscape but with opposite colours , you might be surprised!!.
Week 9 Branches and Blossom.
A Japanese inspired composition just using the view “through” the branches.
Week 10. The summer bouquet .
Return to week one with a still life and a pot of summer flowers.