The course is on a Thursday morning for 12 weeks.
Week 1-3: Drawing Techniques
The first three weeks of your art class we will cover the basic elements, where you will learn the importance of mark making, shading and depth in drawing. This is a great way to start!
Week 4-5: Chalk and Oil Pastels
We start to introduce colour and will show you how colours are mixed on the paper, and how overlaying and blending various colours helps to create texture.
Week 6-8: Watercolours
The next two weeks we play with watercolour. We’ll look at the materials, tools and techniques needed to paint with watercolour, such as wet on dry, wet on wet, dry on wet, the use of additives. You will learn paper preparation and how to mix different pigments on your palette.
Week 9-11: Acrylics
A very popular medium due to its versatility and ability to create many different styles of art. The richness in colour when applied with both brushes and a palette knife is amazing!
Week 12: Exhibition
Our end of term art exhibition is an opportunity to show your family and friends what you have been up to for the last three months! It’s a fun way to end the course and celebrate!
There will be no class on 29th April or 6th May.
Book Online via the link above.
Cancellation and a full refund can be obtained up to 2 weeks before the course starts. Start dates may be amended on request.
All materials are included, plus tea, coffee and cookies!
12 weeks (9:30am to 12:30pm)
Attended first lesson of the course on Monday. Really enjoyable friendly and safe atmosphere. Looking forward to next week
Response from The Art and Design Studio:Many thanks Diane! Looking forward to seeing you next week for coloured pencil work. Cathy & Shelly.