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Art(PR): Watercolour - Intermediate - LEI17751B

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Next term start date

20 Jan 2020

Organisation

Adult Education Programme

Activity ref no: LEI17751B

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  • Leith Academy (AEP)
    20 Academy Park,
    Edinburgh
  • Adult Education Programme
  • 16+, Adult, 60+
  • £120.40 for term
  • Monday 19:00

Activity description

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS: Students should have a good knowledge of watercolour. This is an Intermediate course. GENERAL AIM OF THE COURSE: To further advance the skill levels of observation, colour theory, mixing and uses, and to boost confidence, allowing students to relax and produce pleasing beautiful work. LEARNING OUTCOMES: By the end of the course students will have learned to enhance their watercolour techniques; worked from a variety of subject matter; learned about watercolour materials, gaining knowledge which will help produce a better standard of work; learned to develop new skills in observation and colour theory to achieve desired results; learned to develop a greater understanding of scale, proportion and depth of field in watercolours. GENERAL APPROACH TO THE COURSE: The course will include individual and group tuition with group and individual demonstrations. MATERIALS REQUIRED BY STUDENTS: A good basic materials list would be as follows: HB pencil and rubber; A3 sized pad rough watercolour paper. White plate for mixing, size 8 and size 2 round watercolour brushes. Paints as follows(tubes or pans) - a basic range: Cobalt Blue, Prussian Blue, Cadmium Red, Alizarin Crimsom, Cadmium Lemon, Viridian Green, Burnt Sienna, White Gouache. It’s also nice to have the following: Turquoise, mauve/purple, orange, rose, French Ultramarine. Please bring what you have on the first day, to assess exactly what new materials, if any, you might need to purchase.

Term information

  • Date term started:20 Jan 2020 (33 days ago)
  • Duration:14 lessons - 10 lessons remaining
  • Places:14
  • Crèche available:No

Price type

  • Standard price
    £120.40
  • Concession
    £67.90
    • 16 or 17 years old
    • 60+, retired, and not in employment.
    • Disability Living Allowance (DLA), PIP or Carer's Allowance
    • Full time student.
  • Reduced
    £36.10
    • Council Tax Reduction Scheme (NB: Not single person/occupancy discount)
    • Employment Support Allowance
    • Housing Benefit
    • Incapacity Benefit
    • Income Based Jobseekers Allowance
    • Income Support
    • NASS Support
    • Pension Credit
    • Universal Credit
    • Working Tax Credit

Remaining dates and times (10 lessons)

Date Day Time
24 Feb 2020 Monday 07:00 pm - 09:00 pm
02 Mar 2020 Monday 07:00 pm - 09:00 pm
09 Mar 2020 Monday 07:00 pm - 09:00 pm
16 Mar 2020 Monday 07:00 pm - 09:00 pm
23 Mar 2020 Monday 07:00 pm - 09:00 pm
30 Mar 2020 Monday 07:00 pm - 09:00 pm
27 Apr 2020 Monday 07:00 pm - 09:00 pm
04 May 2020 Monday 07:00 pm - 09:00 pm
11 May 2020 Monday 07:00 pm - 09:00 pm
25 May 2020 Monday 07:00 pm - 09:00 pm

Venue details

Leith Academy (AEP)

20 Academy Park
Edinburgh
EH6 8JQ
Tel: (0131) 553 2810
Email: admin@leith.edin.sch.uk
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