Art(PR): Drawing & Painting Mixed Media - All - DRU12614

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Next term start date

26 Sep 2019


Adult Education Programme

Activity ref no: DRU12614

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From Wednesday 7 August 2019: Book online anytime, or: Telephone: or visit in person, between 10.00am and 4.00pm: Craigroyston Community High: (0131) 477 7801 (am only Tue to Fri); Drummond Community High: (0131) 556 2651 (not Friday pm); Leith Academy: (0131) 553 2810 (Telephone only); South Bridge Resource Centre; (0131) 469 3005; or Wester Hailes Education Centre: (0131) 621 8316 (not Friday pm). If a centre is busy, please try calling another.

  • Drummond Community High School (AEP)
    41 Bellevue Place,
  • Adult Education Programme
  • 16+, Adult, 60+
  • £83.75 for term
  • Thursday 10:00

Activity description

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS: No formal entry requirements. Although all levels are welcome, this class is highly recommended for those who are beginners or not confident with basic drawing techniques and theories. WHAT YOU CAN EXPECT TO LEARN: By the end of the course students will have learned/be able to: • handle various media with confidence • improve drawing, collage and water based media skills • develop an understanding of tone, contrast, colour, composition • been introduced to a variety of subject matters and contemporary and modern artists and creatives • understand the importance of experimental approaches and how that helps to express and interpret chosen subject in a range of media. HOW THE COURSE WILL BE TAUGHT: Talks, presentations, books, group crits with peer driven conversation and demonstrations will be used followed by individual discussion and guidance. MATERIALS REQUIRED BY STUDENT; APPROXIMATE & ADDITIONAL COST For the first class, paper and sketch book plus drawing materials, eg pencils, rubber, charcoal and ink. Students may wish to wait until the class commences to purchase any further materials but having a method of transporting works to and form class is helpful as you cannot store any work on site after the class finishes. Discounts for materials can be obtained from certain suppliers on production of class receipt.

Term information

  • Date term started:26 Sep 2019 (starts in 66 days)
  • Duration:10 lessons - 10 lessons remaining
  • Places:18
  • Cost:£83.75 for term
  • Crèche available:No

Remaining dates and times (10 lessons)

Date Day Time
26 Sep 2019 Thursday 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
03 Oct 2019 Thursday 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
10 Oct 2019 Thursday 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
24 Oct 2019 Thursday 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
31 Oct 2019 Thursday 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
07 Nov 2019 Thursday 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
14 Nov 2019 Thursday 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
21 Nov 2019 Thursday 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
28 Nov 2019 Thursday 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
05 Dec 2019 Thursday 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Venue details

Drummond Community High School (AEP)

41 Bellevue Place
Tel: (0131) 556 2651
Email: pauline.clair@drummond.edin.sch.uk

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