Art(PR): Heads - Sketch/Clay - All - SBR17033M

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Adult Education Programme

Activity ref no: SBR17033M

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This course is now cancelled

  • South Bridge Resource Centre
    Infirmary Street,
  • Adult Education Programme
  • 16+, Adult, 60+
  • £55.00 for term
  • Wednesday 15:00

Activity description

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS: All abilities welcome WHAT YOU CAN EXPECT TO LEARN: By the end of the course students will have: - learned how to look and how to simplify; - gained confidence in sketching and clay materials; - built up images step by step in 2 and 3 dimensions; and - Explored qualities of Light. HOW THE COURSE WILL BE TAUGHT: For the first part of the course we will be sketching heads/faces with practical indications and ongoing demonstration from different visual references both historical and contemporary, presented through slides, printed images as well as a model one week. We will then develop our sketches into three-dimensional clay heads. The emphasis is on a flexible style as well as learning new skills. There is group and individual guidance/discussion with opportunity to develop your own project as you like. MATERIALS REQUIRED BY STUDENT; APPROXIMATE & ADDITIONAL COSTS: A2 cartridge paper or colour sugar paper (scrapbooks); thick willow charcoal; white chalk; ordinary rubber; colour chalk pastels (all available from The Works and other discount stores); cheap hair spray (Supermarket). The clay will be purchased as a group at approximately £2.00 each.

Term information

This term has been cancelled

  • Date term started:23 Jan 2019 (25 days ago)
  • Duration:8 lessons - 5 lessons remaining
  • Places:14
  • Cost:£55.00 for term
  • Crèche available:No

Remaining dates and times (5 lessons)

Date Day Time
20 Feb 2019 Wednesday 03:00 pm - 05:00 pm
27 Feb 2019 Wednesday 03:00 pm - 05:00 pm
06 Mar 2019 Wednesday 03:00 pm - 05:00 pm
13 Mar 2019 Wednesday 03:00 pm - 05:00 pm
20 Mar 2019 Wednesday 03:00 pm - 05:00 pm

Venue details

South Bridge Resource Centre

Infirmary Street
Tel: 0131 556 2944
Email: cld-southbridge@ea.edin.sch.uk

Bus Routes: Lothian 3, 5, 7, 8, 31, 37, 47, 49

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