Introduction to oil painting – 5 week course

Introduction to oil painting – 5 week course


*Five Week Course starting on 12th September* (12th, 19th, 26th September and 3rd, 10th October)
Suitable for adults of all abilities. No experience is needed. All materials are provided. Old clothes are recommended.

The course will be a practical and comprehensive introduction to painting in oils. From preparing surfaces to paint on to application of paint, tools and use of mediums. The course will teach you all the basics needed to get started with confidence in this fabulous medium.
We will use a range of subject matter during the 5 weeks and explore traditional layered approaches as well as painterly sketches.

About The Tutor
Catherine Matthews is a practicing artist and qualified art teacher with 20 years of experience in teaching Art in secondary schools, as well as with adults and community groups.
With a friendly, enthusiastic approach and fresh ideas, she aims to inspire creativity in others through art as an adventure. Traditional skills with old and new processes. Learning through doing

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

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All materials are provided


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Rockingham Forest Trust
Stanwick Lakes
Stanwick, Wellingborough

Suitable for

  • Adults
  • Seniors


5 weeks (10:00am to 12:30pm)

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