Art - Water colour and drawing - Taster

Art course at Portslade Adult Learning

You will develop a free and fresh appraoch to painging and water colour to inspire you to paint at home or on your holidays!

START DATE AND TIME:
Fri, 13th July 2018
1300-1500
DURATION:
1 week
Code:
CL078
Full fee:
£0.0
Concessionary fee:*
£0.0

TUTOR:

Emily Jolley

Address

Foredown Tower, Foredown Road
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You will develop a free and fresh appraoch to painging and water colour to inspire you to paint at home or on your holidays!

COURSE CONTENT

We will be looking at techniques of applying paint from washes to brushes and other tools that you might like to try.

The subjects that we will possibly be looking at will be seas, hills, skies, trees, rocks, rivers, buildings in a landscape, still life and pictures from your holidays or local scenes.

COURSE AIMS/OBJECTIVES

  • To gain confidence in applying washes.
  • Apply a multitude of marks with one brush.
  • Enjoy and discover new ways of applying paint.

TEACHING AND LEARNING METHODS

Each new technique will be demonstrated and this can be repeated at different times during the course.

There will be references to other artists work from books and on line.

Learn from looking at each others work and talkng about the processes.


COURSE LEVEL/ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

None


HOW PROGRESS IS CHECKED DURING COURSE

Informal discussion on the processes and progress.


EXTRA STUDY OR PRACTICE REQUIRED AT HOME

N/A


MATERIALS YOU WILL NEED TO BRING TO THE COURSE

Watercolour paint box with a medium sized round brush hair or synthetic for watercolour, a mop brush for applying washes, a natrual sponge, kitchen roll, masking tape, a board slightly larger than the paper to put the paper on ( this could be a place mat or a scrap piece of light MDF) watercolour pad A4 or A3, a sketch pad for notes and practising in which can be cartridge. I will have some paper at the centre that you will be able to buy at around 40p a piece of A3 watercolour paper.


WHAT CAN I DO NEXT?

Depending on level:

Art Watercolour and drawing for beginners/improvers

or

Art Watercolour and drawing for Intermediates

Both courses start in September

 

Have fun experimenting with a free and fresh appraoch to painging and water colour to inspire you to paint at home or on your holidays!

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