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Start Date Day Time Duration Fees
04/11/2021 - Autumn term Thursday 7 - 9pm 6 weeks £60.00

Course Outline

Students will learn from a colour photograph supplied by the tutor to work from. Start with mixing and applying a colour ground, planning the arrangement/composition on a canvas or board. Students will learn how to hold, use and manipulate the materials, scale up, assess proportions by using measuring systems working from observation. Observing, developing an
atmospheric effect, and executing your ideas in paint.

The course is practical, examples of work will be shown as supporting material. The tutor will provide ‘one to one’ and ‘group’ support as guidance. Short tutor demonstrations will be utilised. Students will complete an evaluation at the end
of each session.

Course Requirements

Daler/Rowney ‘System 3’ 75ml paint tubes. BASIC PALETTE= Permanent or Titanium White, Naples Yellow, Lemon Yellow, Cadminum Yellow, Yellow Ochre, Cadmium Red light, Burnt Sienna, Sap Green, Ultramarine Blue. A flat plastic white palette approx. 16”x20”, Two water pots, Nylon brushes- Round No 1, No 3 Round, a flat square 12mm and a flat square 25mm. A 16”x20” canvas or canvas board.canvas. A black charcoal pencil. A palette knife. Note pad.

10mm and 25mm square flat nylon brushes

Palette knife, Large palette, Kitchen paper roll, Water pot

Cass art or the SAA are good suppliers for materials

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