z Art(PR): Watercolour - Beginner - LEI12351

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ENTRY REQUIREMENTS: None, however students with a keen interest in watercolour and those with a small amount of experience are equally welcome. GENERAL AIM OF THE COURSE: To give beginners a good grounding in watercolour techniques and colour, increase confidence, ability and expressivity in all students. LEARNING OUTCOMES: By the end of the course students will have: - a basic grounding in watercolour techniques; - learned how to work from still life, photographs and other subject matter; - learned how to explore own ideas and express oneself in watercolour more freely; - gained knowledge of some other watercolour related techniques and effects; - a better understanding of colour, pigment, how to mix and use these new found tools. GENERAL APPROACH TO THE COURSE: The course will be a balance of instruction, demonstrations, group exercises and individual tuition. MATERIALS REQUIRED: Please bring what you have on the first day - the tutor will discuss materials required at the class.

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