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Art(PR): Drawing & Painting - All - CAM12212

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Next term start date

24 Sep 2019

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Adult Education Programme

Activity ref no: CAM12212

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  • Cameron House Community Education Centre
    34 Prestonfield Avenue,
    Edinburgh
  • Adult Education Programme
  • 16+, Adult, 60+
  • £83.75 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; - 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. 1-1 guidance will be provided as well as peer evaluation at the end of each lesson. MATERIALS REQUIRED BY STUDENT & ADDITIONAL COSTS: A sketch book (£3); An eraser (£1); Variety of dry drawing materials: oil pastels, pencils, pens, charcoal (£5-10); A basic set of paints - under £10 approximately; Paint brush set (£8); Watercolour paper should be 140lb - heavy quality - cost £8 (£20 a block depending on size); heavy thick cartridge paper can be used for acrylics or quality acrylic pad. 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.

Term information

  • Date term started:24 Sep 2019 (starts in 124 days)
  • Duration:10 lessons - 10 lessons remaining
  • Places:14
  • Cost:£83.75 for term
  • Crèche available:No

Remaining dates and times (10 lessons)

Date Day Time
24 Sep 2019 Tuesday 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
01 Oct 2019 Tuesday 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
08 Oct 2019 Tuesday 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
22 Oct 2019 Tuesday 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
29 Oct 2019 Tuesday 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
05 Nov 2019 Tuesday 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
12 Nov 2019 Tuesday 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
19 Nov 2019 Tuesday 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
26 Nov 2019 Tuesday 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
03 Dec 2019 Tuesday 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Venue details

Cameron House Community Education Centre

34 Prestonfield Avenue
Edinburgh
EH16 5EU
Tel: 0131 667 3762
Email: cld-cameronhouse@ea.edin.sch.uk
Website:

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Bus Routes: Lothian Buses - 2, 14, 30

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