About the Course
Beginners and intermediate students learn a variety of technical and experimental approaches to working from the model, still life and landscape.
By the end of the course you will be able to
Work confidently from the model or from a still life.
Set an objective for a piece of work and assess its merits/shortcomings
Experiment with techniques and ideas creatively and imaginatively.
Outline an awareness of line, form, colour and composition in your work
Use a variety of painting and drawing materials.
Class format and activities
Studio practice and group discussion
Question and Answer
Observation and "show and tell".
In order to ensure that you make the best possible progress on your course, you will have regular feedback from your tutor, in a constructive and supportive environment.
No. the only requirement is an interest in painting and drawing.
What you need to know before you enrol
Many of the Art & Design studios have limited accessibility. If you have restricted mobility please contact the Art & Design Administrator on 02074501934 or Learning Support on 02074501835 before enrolling.
This course takes place in the art studio in the main building which is accessible by lift.
What you will need for your class
Basic acrylic colours
What you can do next
Students are advised to enrol on the continuation course VPD017D to get the full benefit of this class. Enrolment on VPD017C does not guarantee you a place on VPD017D so please be sure to enrol on both courses as soon as possible to avoid disappointment.
If booking with a CraftCourses voucher for part or all of the course fee, please fill in the contact form above or telephone us. Your voucher code must be provided at the point of booking.