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.
Spring Term 2018
Mon 8th January - Fri 23rd March
Half term Mon 12th Feb - Fri 16th Feb
Wk 1 The painters table.
An easel, paints, brushes and canvas etc , all assembled in a still life composition
Wk2 Winters trees.
The classic landscape in oils see how the trees are laid bare, but still character remains.
Expressive background/ drawing with brushes over top.
Wk3 A bank of snowdrops.
The classic winter flower reflecting the season Impressionist technique.
Wk4 the market place in Cirencester .
Paint and describe the local market.
Expressive wild mark making .
Looking at the American abstract expressionist and paint in their way of discovering colour and composition. Mark making within a controlled area .
Wk6 and 7. Recreate a painting by van gogh.
Recreate the lilac tree ,a beautiful painting, see how copying can improve your art .Van Gogh’s expressive style.
Wk8 A still life of flowers in a vase.
A simple but complex subject matter, create the shape and colour but also its delicacy. Fine light brushwork.
Wk9 and 10 A painting of your choice.
A list of possibilities.
*A copy from an artist.
Or any subject matter you wish to paint but designed and painted by you.