Anyone Can Paint with Suzanne Kemplay



Over the course of 8 weeks students will learn how to paint using Acrylics. Suzanne will demonstrate clear techniques of colour theory, mixing paints, tonal values and composition. She will cover Still Life, Landscape and Portraiture with a focus on building confidence and having fun. Slide shows and Tutor led demonstrations will help students expand their observational skills and understanding of how to create great paintings.

Week 1. Basic colour theory: learn the colour wheel and paint colour charts

Week 2. Exploring Shapes: Tonal values to create 3D images

Week 3. Still life: Creating a still life on a dark background

Week 4. Still life: Creating a still life with a limited palette

Week 5. Landscape: Creating a mix media landscape using collage and acrylic paint

Week 6. Landscape: Focus on skies

Week 7. Painting a portrait head: Tonally

Week 8. Painting a portrait head: Adding Colour

Cancellation and a full refund can be obtained up to 4 weeks before the course starts. Start dates may be amended on request.

What's included in the price?

All materials and refreshments.


Ashley House
1F Ashley Terrace
EH11 1RF

Suitable for

  • Adults
  • Limited mobility
  • Public transport
  • Seniors
  • Suitable for beginners
  • Teenagers

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