Painting for Pleasure for Beginners and Improvers
Start date: 10th Jan 2024
Time: 09:15 - 11:45
Duration: 8 weeks
Tutor: Richard Squire
Course code: 24SP005
Acrylics, Watercolour, Gouache and much more......
A course aimed at those just starting out or getting back to painting once more.
There will be a chance to examine different painting materials and equipment. Colour mixing, layering and handing will be included plus an introduction to tonal and textural qualities in paintings. We shall look at different styles of painting and examine the works of other artists in relation to our own work.
The tuition will be focused on the needs of each individual as we all have different levels of experience, expectations and goals.
All materials will be supplied. However you may wish to bring along your own materials and images in addition if you wish.
What will I learn?
During the course you will:
● Mix colours
● Use a variety of techniques
● Use colour theory
● Plan composition
● Investigate the properties of a range of materials
● Investigate papers and canvas
● Stretch paper
● Select brushes, paints and paper