Drawing and Painting - Exploring Mixed Media | Ashford Gateway

Drawing and Painting - Exploring Mixed Media at Ashford Gateway

Drawing and Painting - Exploring Mixed Media at Ashford Gateway

Price: £45.00 Starts: 05/05/2018 Time: 10:00 - 16:00
Tutor: Maria-Ascension Lorente-Huguet Ends: 05/05/2018 Location: Ashford Gateway
Level: Mixed Level Day of Week: SAT Duration: 1 weeks

About this course

This Drawing and Painting- Exploring Mixed Media course will focus on developing drawing and painting techniques with different mediums such as: charcoal, pastels, collage, acrylics & oils. You will develop your creative skills through primary and secondary subject matter with which to explore and implement ideas and techniques. There will be references to some artists’ work and contemporary art.

By the end of this course you should be able to:

* Work from primary and secondary subject matter
* Make preliminary drawings & sketches to establish composition
* Use appropriate brushes and materials
* Explore & mix colours
* Use a range of painting techniques, e.g. sketching, blending, washes, wet in wet, collage, impasto, etc
* Recognise the styles and techniques of fine artists
* Evaluate your work and other student’s work by contributing to critic
* Work to health and safety guidelines

If your course is held at Ashford Gateway in the evening, please note the following:- The main door to the building closes at 6pm Mon-Wed and 8pm on Thurs. The building can only be accessed via the side door which is situated to the left of the main entrance at the corner of the building. There is an entry system via a buzzer.

How will I be taught?

Tutors will use a variety of teaching methods including demonstrations, one to one guidance, group discussions and critiques. You will look at the work of contemporary and historical artists and you will keep a sketchbook/notebook and individual learning plan (ILP) to record goals, ideas, processes and progress. You will undertake critical reflection and evaluation and be motivated to develop creative skills and enhance/develop personal skills.

What do I need to bring with me?

You are advised to bring own art materials and sketchbook size A4 or A3 appropriate to the selected medium or a small canvas.

What can I do next?

Further Fine Art courses with KAE

What do I need to join the course

This course is for all levels.

It is important to note that Art courses are practical and require a degree of manual dexterity. If you need to bring a carer with you, or be accompanied by another adult please ask to speak to the Curriculum Leader before you enrol.

About the Tutor: Maria-Ascension Lorente-Huguet

Ascension Lorente Huguet is a qualified artist with Master degree who specialises in drawing and painting, working mainly with oils. She is also a qualified teacher with PGCE and has Qualifying Teaching and Learning Status. She exhibits regularly nationally and also internationally. Ascension likes also to work with ceramics and alabaster as well as life performance to explore conceptual art.

View all courses taught by Maria-Ascension Lorente-Huguet here >>

Getting there

Ashford Gateway
Church Road
TN23 1AS

If you require any information about this location then please call 03000 41 2222 and quote the Course Code ASH/58611/F/LC.
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