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Painting And Drawing: Processes And Materials at the Mary Ward Centre (Concessionary Fee Available)

Painting And Drawing: Processes And Materials at the Mary Ward Centre (Concessionary Fee Available)

Duration: 12 sessions

Price: £199

Run by: Reception Team
at Mary Ward Centre

42 Queen Square

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About the Course

Drawing and painting projects focusing on techniques, processes & materials. The course will explore the relationship between drawing & painting and work towards finished pieces.

Who is this course for
The course is open to:
Beginners, improvers and returners.
Students who attend other courses in the Mary Ward Art Department.
Foundation and Pre-Foundation students building portfolios for application to higher education.

What does this course cover
Drawing in different ways for different purposes
Using a variety of techniques and materials to make expressive and sensitive drawing
Drawing styles
The basics of drawing
The differences between drawing and painting what are they?
The uses of drawing for painting, adapting drawings
Painting basics: Materials, colour, tools and application methods
Means to invention - Using drawing imaginatively
Resolving a painting
Considering weekly work of other artists

Improve basic drawing and painting skills
Develop personal and inventive approaches
Be more confident with basic skills in using these to explore and develop ideas
Have a familiarity with materials and techniques
Be able to reflect on their outcomes constructively

Mary Ward Centre is an adult education centre with a difference. We provide a wide range of subjects for people at all levels and run courses during the day, evening or weekend to suit your timetable. Get inspired and enjoy excellent teaching in an environment where each individual’s learning experience is valued. That’s what makes Mary Ward Centre ‘the friendly place to learn.’

Please get in touch for more details and to book your place!

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Course Start Dates

Thursday 2nd May 2019

  • Accessible by public transport
  • Disabled access
  • Suitable for beginners
  • Suitable for events & groups
  • Teen friendly

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