Art(PR): Watercolour - Post Beginner - JGH15553M

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Next term start date

23 Jan 2019


Adult Education Programme

Activity ref no: JGH15553M

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This term is fully booked

From Wednesday 5 December 2018: Book online, or contact course provider.

  • James Gillespie's High School
    57 Lauderdale Street,
  • Adult Education Programme
  • 16+, Adult, 60+
  • £55.00 for term
  • Wednesday 19:00

Activity description

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS: No formal entry requirements. Students should have some experience in Watercolour Painting. WHAT YOU CAN EXPECT TO LEARN: By the end of the course students will have learned/be able to: - handle watercolour paint, paper and brushes with confidence; - improve painting skills; - develop an understanding of tone, contrast, colour and composition; - been introduced to a variety of subject matter; and - understand how best to express and interpret the chosen subject. HOW THE COURSE WILL BE TAUGHT: Demonstrations followed by group and individual discussion and guidance. MATERIALS REQUIRED BY STUDENT; APPROXIMATE & ADDITIONAL COSTS: For the first class, paper, pencil, rubber and any watercolour related materials that you already have including a soft brush, watercolour paper and paint. Students may wish to wait until the class commences to purchase any further materials and also to confirm viability of class. Also discount can be obtained from certain suppliers on production of class receipt. NB: There is very limited parking available at this venue, particularly when school events are taking place.

Term information

This term is now full

  • Date term started:23 Jan 2019 (25 days ago)
  • Duration:8 lessons - 5 lessons remaining
  • Places:12
  • Crèche available:No

Price type

  • Standard price
  • Reduced
    • 16 or 17 years old
    • 60+, retired, and not in employment.
    • Disability Living Allowance (DLA), PIP or Carer's Allowance
    • Full time student.
  • Concession
    • Council Tax Reduction Scheme (NB: Not single person/occupancy discount)
    • Employment Support Allowance
    • Housing Benefit
    • Incapacity Benefit
    • Income Based Jobseekers Allowance
    • Income Support
    • NASS Support
    • Pension Credit
    • Universal Credit
    • Working Tax Credit

Remaining dates and times (5 lessons)

Date Day Time
20 Feb 2019 Wednesday 07:00 pm - 09:00 pm
27 Feb 2019 Wednesday 07:00 pm - 09:00 pm
06 Mar 2019 Wednesday 07:00 pm - 09:00 pm
13 Mar 2019 Wednesday 07:00 pm - 09:00 pm
20 Mar 2019 Wednesday 07:00 pm - 09:00 pm

Venue details

James Gillespie's High School

57 Lauderdale Street
Tel: 0131 556 7978
Email: adult.education@edinburgh.gov.uk

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