Art(PR): Painting Acrylic - All - SBR14815M

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Adult Education Programme

Activity ref no: SBR14815M

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

  • South Bridge Resource Centre
    Infirmary Street,
  • Adult Education Programme
  • 16+, Adult, 60+
  • £98.00 for term
  • Friday 13:30

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 acrylic paint and brushes with more confidence and freedom; - appreciate and increase their knowledge of tone, colour mixing and brushwork techniques; - improve their skills in drawing, planning composition, use of perspective and proportion; and - 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. MATERIALS REQUIRED BY STUDENT; APPROXIMATE & ADDITIONAL COSTS: Starter set of acrylic paints, containing at least 8 colours, selection of acrylic brushes (approximately 5), A3 size Acrylic sketchbook or canvas boards, pencil, putty rubber, white palette or mixing tray. A materials list will be provided by tutor. Cost of materials may 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 of course. Discount can be obtained from certain suppliers on production of course receipt.

Term information

This term is now full

This term is currently closed for new participants

  • Date term started: 25 Jan 2019 (83 days ago)
  • Duration: 14 lessons (4 lessons remaining)
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