Art(PR): Oil Painting & Acrylic - All - CCW13012M

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Next term start date

22 Jan 2019


Adult Education Programme

Activity ref no: CCW13012M

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From Wednesday 5 Decmember 2018: Book online or contact course provider

  • Craigmount Community Wing
    Craigs Road,
  • Adult Education Programme
  • 16+, Adult, 60+
  • £98.00 for term
  • Tuesday 13:00

Activity description

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS: No formal entry requirements. This course is designed for all levels but some experience of drawing and painting would be helpful. WHAT YOU CAN EXPECT TO LEARN: By the end of the course students will have learned/be able to: - enjoy handling oil or acrylic paint and brushes with more confidence and freedom; - enhance their knowledge of tone, colour mixing and brushwork techniques; - improve their skills in drawing, planning composition, use of perspective and proportion; - develop their personal painting interests through discussion and with reference to the work of different artists. HOW THE COURSE WILL BE TAUGHT: Demonstrations will be given by tutor alongside individual support and guidance. Subjects will include landscape, portrait and studies from nature/still life, respecting the requirements and interests of each student. MATERIALS REQUIRED BY STUDENT: APPROXIMATE & ADDITIONAL COSTS: Please bring: HB or B pencil, putty rubber, oil or acrylic sketchbook/canvas boards, basic set of oil paints or acrylics (at least 8 colours), pure turpentine or low odour Zest it for oils, selection of brushes suitable for oils or acrylics, palette or mixing tray/plate, rag, protective clothing. A materials list will be provided by the tutor once the course has started. Cost of materials should be £25 or more, depending on quality. Students may wish to wait until the course commences to purchase any further materials and also to confirm viability. Discount can be obtained from certain suppliers on production of course receipt.

Term information

  • Date term started:22 Jan 2019 (26 days ago)
  • Duration:14 lessons - 11 lessons remaining
  • Places:14
  • 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 (11 lessons)

Date Day Time
19 Feb 2019 Tuesday 01:00 pm - 03:00 pm
26 Feb 2019 Tuesday 01:00 pm - 03:00 pm
05 Mar 2019 Tuesday 01:00 pm - 03:00 pm
12 Mar 2019 Tuesday 01:00 pm - 03:00 pm
19 Mar 2019 Tuesday 01:00 pm - 03:00 pm
26 Mar 2019 Tuesday 01:00 pm - 03:00 pm
02 Apr 2019 Tuesday 01:00 pm - 03:00 pm
23 Apr 2019 Tuesday 01:00 pm - 03:00 pm
30 Apr 2019 Tuesday 01:00 pm - 03:00 pm
07 May 2019 Tuesday 01:00 pm - 03:00 pm
14 May 2019 Tuesday 01:00 pm - 03:00 pm

Venue details

Craigmount Community Wing

Craigs Road
EH12 8NH
Tel: 0131 339 8278
Email: susana.pilipina@ea.edin.sch.uk

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