Login

Art(PR): Drawing & Painting - All - CAM11812M

Share this activity

Organisation

Adult Education Programme

Activity ref no: CAM11812M

Book your place

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

  • Cameron House Community Education Centre
    34 Prestonfield Avenue,
    Edinburgh
  • Adult Education Programme
  • 16+, Adult, 60+
  • £98.00 for term
  • Tuesday 10:00

Activity description

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS: No formal entry requirements. Beginners are welcome as well as those with previous experience. WHAT YOU CAN EXPECT TO LEARN: By the end of the course students will: - be aware of some of the many possibilities within the practice of drawing and painting; - have gained confidence in their own choices; - be able to confidently compose a picture; - have explored some of the many ways to apply paint using a variety of brushes and other tools; - understand the basics of perspective; and - be able to mix colours in order to obtain a desired shade. HOW THE COURSE WILL BE TAUGHT: Practical course with demonstration of techniques by tutor. Discussion and ideas encouraged. Individual tuition will also be provided. MATERIALS REQUIRED BY STUDENT: Students should bring basic materials - a pencil, drawing paper and eraser to the first session. However, students are advised to wait until the course commences to get information/advice from tutor before purchasing costly materials and also to confirm viability of the course. A basic set of paints - under £10 approximately; Drawing pads - around £4.; Watercolour paper should be 140lb - heavy quality - cost £8 - £20 a block depending on size etc; heavy thick cartridge paper can be used for acrylics or quality acrylic pad.

Term information

This term is now full

This term is currently closed for new participants

  • Date term started: 22 Jan 2019 (89 days ago)
  • Duration: 14 lessons (4 lessons remaining)
Community Learning

Go to the City of Edinburgh Council

www.joininedinburgh.org would like to store information (cookies) on your computer. By continuing to use this site, you consent to this.
More info