Art(PR): Art - Beginner - GIL10912

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Next term start date

24 Sep 2019


Adult Education Programme

Activity ref no: GIL10912

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this course is now cancelled

  • Gilmerton Community Centre
    4 Drum Street,
  • Adult Education Programme
  • 16+, Adult, 60+
  • £83.75 for term
  • Tuesday 14:00

Activity description

NB: THIS COURSE WAS ADVERTISED IN THE PRINTED BROCHURE AS EXPRESSIVE ART THERAPY. IT IS CALLED: ART - BEGINNER A relaxed and encouraging class for complete beginners in art. We will use a variety of materials and techniques such as drawing, charcoal, water-based and mixed media painting and explore areas such as landscapes and still life. ENTRY REQUIREMENTS: No previous experience necessary. WHAT YOU CAN EXPECT TO LEARN: By the end of the course students will have learned/be able to: • Been introduced to a wide range of materials and taught how to use them • Been introduced to line, tone and form • Been given instruction on methods of shading • Given instruction in colour mixing • Been introduced to a variety of subject matter • Have completed work in a variety of mediums HOW THE COURSE WILL BE TAUGHT: The class will be taught by regular demonstrations and students will receive step -by -step instruction and be encouraged to develop at their own pace. The tutor has a relaxed, informal style and wants all class participants to feel at ease and to enjoy the class MATERIALS REQUIRED BY STUDENT; APPROXIMATE & ADDITIONAL COSTS: For the first class you will need A4 cartridge paper, 2b and 4B pencils, charcoal sticks And a rubber. The tutor will advise the class each week what to bring and explanations of materials will be part of the class so 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.

Term information

This term has been cancelled

  • Date term started:24 Sep 2019 (starts in 3 days)
  • Duration:10 lessons - 10 lessons remaining
  • Places:0
  • Cost:£83.75 for term
  • Crèche available:No

Remaining dates and times (10 lessons)

Date Day Time
24 Sep 2019 Tuesday 02:00 pm - 04:00 pm
01 Oct 2019 Tuesday 02:00 pm - 04:00 pm
08 Oct 2019 Tuesday 02:00 pm - 04:00 pm
22 Oct 2019 Tuesday 02:00 pm - 04:00 pm
29 Oct 2019 Tuesday 02:00 pm - 04:00 pm
05 Nov 2019 Tuesday 02:00 pm - 04:00 pm
12 Nov 2019 Tuesday 02:00 pm - 04:00 pm
19 Nov 2019 Tuesday 02:00 pm - 04:00 pm
26 Nov 2019 Tuesday 02:00 pm - 04:00 pm
03 Dec 2019 Tuesday 02:00 pm - 04:00 pm

Venue details

Gilmerton Community Centre

4 Drum Street
EH17 8QG
Tel: 0131 664 2335
Email: cld-gilmerton@ea.edin.sch.uk
Website: http://gilmerton.btck.co.uk/

Bus Routes: Lothian Region, 3, 29

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