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Next term start date

25 Sep 2019

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Adult Education Programme

Activity ref no: BOR12653

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  • Boroughmuir High School (AEP)
    111 Viewforth,
    Edinburgh
  • Adult Education Programme
  • 16+, Adult, 60+
  • £83.75 for term
  • Wednesday 19:00

Activity description

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS: No formal entry requirements but students should have an interest in art and a willingness to explore various art materials. GENERAL AIM OF THE COURSE: To assist students in creating work using a variety of different media and art techniques such as charcoal, pen and ink, acrylic paints, chalk and oil pastels, crayons and watercolour and acrylic paint. Each student will aim to finish course with a varied portfolio. LEARNING OUTCOMES: By the end of the course students will have learned: - to confidently use media & techniques that they've not used before; - to express themselves creatively with guidance from the tutor; and - to use a sketchbook, photos, postcards etc for reference and ideas based work. GENERAL APPROACH TO THE COURSE: Students will work from a range of subject matter including still life, landscape, cityscape, seascape, the natural world, the human head and portraiture. The aim is to create interesting, exciting mixed media artworks, improve skills in composition, drawing and painting. We will look at techniques such as washes, wet on wet, dry brush, scumbling, layering, stippling, line and brush work. MATERIALS REQUIRED BY STUDENTS: Students will be required by provide their own materials HOWEVER you may wish to wait until the class commences to get information/advice from the class tutor before purchasing expensive materials and to confirm viability of class. Students may wish to take some "basic" art materials to the first session of the class, e.g. paper, drawing pencil, eraser and or charcoal stick.

Term information

  • Date term started:25 Sep 2019 (starts in 125 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
25 Sep 2019 Wednesday 07:00 pm - 09:00 pm
02 Oct 2019 Wednesday 07:00 pm - 09:00 pm
09 Oct 2019 Wednesday 07:00 pm - 09:00 pm
23 Oct 2019 Wednesday 07:00 pm - 09:00 pm
30 Oct 2019 Wednesday 07:00 pm - 09:00 pm
06 Nov 2019 Wednesday 07:00 pm - 09:00 pm
13 Nov 2019 Wednesday 07:00 pm - 09:00 pm
20 Nov 2019 Wednesday 07:00 pm - 09:00 pm
27 Nov 2019 Wednesday 07:00 pm - 09:00 pm
04 Dec 2019 Wednesday 07:00 pm - 09:00 pm

Venue details

Boroughmuir High School (AEP)

111 Viewforth
Edinburgh
EH11 1FL
Tel: (0131) 556 7978
Email: adult.education@edinburgh.gov.uk
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