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Art(PR): Watercolour - All - JGH17354

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Next term start date

26 Sep 2019

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Adult Education Programme

Activity ref no: JGH17354

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  • James Gillespie's High School
    57 Lauderdale Street,
    Edinburgh
  • Adult Education Programme
  • 16+, Adult, 60+
  • £83.75 for term
  • Thursday 19:00

Activity description

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS: None. WHAT YOU CAN EXPECT TO LEARN: By the end of the course, students will have learned: - to paint with basic techniques in Watercolour paint; - some ability to vary tone, texture, temperature in Watercolour; - paint simple sea/landscape, portrait, flowers, buildings or other subjects. HOW THE COURSE WILL BE TAUGHT: Demonstration or talk at start of each class for 10 - 20 minutes followed by individual attention and possible further group instruction - soft background music played. MATERIALS REQUIRED BY STUDENT; APPROXIMATE & ADDITIONAL COSTS: Students should bring the following to the first session of the course: Watercolour paints (approx £30); Bockingford Watercolour paper 140lb (£2.25 per large sheet); Watercolour brushes, size 4 and 10 (approx £10); pencil, putty rubber (approx £3), pictures; photos; sketches. A handout will be issued with further course materials information at the first session. Students should not buy materials until course viability is confirmed. NB: There is very limited parking available at this venue, particularly when school events are taking place.

Term information

  • Date term started:26 Sep 2019 (starts in 65 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
26 Sep 2019 Thursday 07:00 pm - 09:00 pm
03 Oct 2019 Thursday 07:00 pm - 09:00 pm
10 Oct 2019 Thursday 07:00 pm - 09:00 pm
24 Oct 2019 Thursday 07:00 pm - 09:00 pm
31 Oct 2019 Thursday 07:00 pm - 09:00 pm
07 Nov 2019 Thursday 07:00 pm - 09:00 pm
14 Nov 2019 Thursday 07:00 pm - 09:00 pm
21 Nov 2019 Thursday 07:00 pm - 09:00 pm
28 Nov 2019 Thursday 07:00 pm - 09:00 pm
05 Dec 2019 Thursday 07:00 pm - 09:00 pm

Venue details

James Gillespie's High School

57 Lauderdale Street
Edinburgh
EH9 1DD
Tel: 0131 556 7978
Email: adult.education@edinburgh.gov.uk
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