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Art(PR): Explore Colour - All - SBR13613

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Next term start date

25 Sep 2019

Organisation

Adult Education Programme

Activity ref no: SBR13613

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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); Drummond Community High: (0131) 556 2651; Leith Academy: (0131) 553 2810 (Telephone only); South Bridge Resource Centre: (0131) 469 3005; or Wester Hailes Education Centre: (0131) 621 8316 If a centre is busy, please try calling another.

  • South Bridge Resource Centre
    Infirmary Street,
    Edinburgh
  • Adult Education Programme
  • 16+, Adult, 60+
  • £83.75 for term
  • Wednesday 15:00

Activity description

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS: An interest in colour in all its applications. All abilities welcome. WHAT YOU CAN EXPECT TO LEARN: Students will become familiar with: - harmonious colours to create atmosphere/mood; - complimentary colours or opposites – balance; - warmth and coolness; - layering and tonal variation; and - primary, secondary, tertiary colour relationships. HOW THE COURSE WILL BE TAUGHT: Using paint and pastels to develop a feel for colour combinations and how they can help our creative life. The tutor provides ongoing demonstration as well as practical indications throughout the class and shows different artists’ work. The emphasis is on exploring as well as a deepening understanding towards finding our own flexible style that adapts to different situations. With group and individual guidance and plenty of opportunity to bring your own questions or develop your own project as you like. MATERIALS REQUIRED BY STUDENT; APPROXIMATE & ADDITIONAL COSTS: Thick A2 cartridge paper or painting paper (thick lining paper is a good solution); masking tape; white chalk; ordinary eraser; colour chalk pastels; TUBES of water based paints; large (1cm) FLAT bristle brushes (all available from The Works and other discount stores); cheap hair spray (Supermarket).

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 03:00 pm - 05:00 pm
02 Oct 2019 Wednesday 03:00 pm - 05:00 pm
09 Oct 2019 Wednesday 03:00 pm - 05:00 pm
23 Oct 2019 Wednesday 03:00 pm - 05:00 pm
30 Oct 2019 Wednesday 03:00 pm - 05:00 pm
06 Nov 2019 Wednesday 03:00 pm - 05:00 pm
13 Nov 2019 Wednesday 03:00 pm - 05:00 pm
20 Nov 2019 Wednesday 03:00 pm - 05:00 pm
27 Nov 2019 Wednesday 03:00 pm - 05:00 pm
04 Dec 2019 Wednesday 03:00 pm - 05:00 pm

Venue details

South Bridge Resource Centre

Infirmary Street
Edinburgh
EH1 1LT
Tel: 0131 556 2944
Email: cld-southbridge@ea.edin.sch.uk
Website:

Disabled access

Bus Routes: Lothian 3, 5, 7, 8, 31, 37, 47, 49

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