A Structured Class, working with a variety of subject matters.
Incorporating colour mixing and how to reduce the number of colours you use from your palette, to get the best colour combinations for your painting. Techniques and Demonstrations to guide you through your painting, plus investigating other Artists work to help broaden our painting styles, as well as working to improve compositions and perspective.
Other Mediums are used from time to time when you need a break from the Challenging medium of Watercolours.
A friendly and relaxed class with the structure to help improve your painting journey.
A Step by Step Structured Class, working with a variety of subject matters where you will be encouraged to develop your skills base using Soft Pastels as well as enjoying a relaxed atmosphere with unlimited tuition throughout the session.
Soft Pastel is a superb medium and one not to shy away from.
If you prefer to, you can work on your own subject matter with guidance.
This course will give you the ability to capture scenes and objects around you. Students will be given a structured ‘failsafe’ approach to watercolour, as well as the ability to experiment with this wonderful medium, using a variety of subject matters where you will be encouraged to develop your skills base.
We will cover compositions, perspective, recession colour mixing, tone and explore different techniques.
Painting demonstration and critiques of your work are given on a regular basis. Suitable for Beginners
This course will provide the complete beginner with the essential skills to put pencil to paper. Learn the tools of the trade, observational skills and basic drawing techniques with step by step guidance throughout, using a range of subjects to work from. Try your hand at a variety of drawing media and develop your creativity and drawing journey in a friendly, relaxed and enjoyable atmosphere.
Demonstration and critiques of your work are given on a regular basis. Suitable for Beginners
This course follows on from ‘Drawing Skills for Beginners’ exploring further techniques in drawing. Choose from a variety of drawing media to work from to create a portfolio of drawings using a wide range of subject matters with step by step guidance throughout
Course content and outcomes
• Identify basic drawing materials and equipment. • Identify a variety of Mark Making. • Identify, explore tone to create shape, form and volume. • Identify Contour Drawing, Observation Measuring and Proportioning. • Identify and explore different types of Drawing Media. • Identify basic rules of perspective. Plus, Introducing Colour into your drawings.
Demonstration and critiques of your work are given on a regular basis. Suitable for Beginners and Improvers