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Draw and paint: learn the basics - Morley College, London

Draw and paint: learn the basics - Morley College, London

Duration: 11 or 12 weeks

Price: £415

Contact: Pedro Diego at Morley College London

61 Westminster Bridge Road
Lambeth, London
Greater London

Course Start Dates

Due to the uncertainty caused by COVID-19/Coronavirus, please contact the course organiser before finalising plans to attend this course.
Wednesday 22nd April 2020

About the Course

Learn a variety of technical and experimental approaches to working from the model, still life and landscape. Suitable for beginners and intermediate level students.

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
Tutor feedback
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.

Entry requirements
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 or Learning Support 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
A palette
A3 sketchbook

What you can do next:
Please enquire for recommendations on continuation courses where applicable.

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