Oil Painting and Acrylics - Improvers | Sevenoaks Adult Education Centre

Oil Painting and Acrylics - Improvers at Sevenoaks Adult Education Centre

Oil Painting and Acrylics - Improvers at Sevenoaks Adult Education Centre

Price: £171.00 Starts: 09/10/2017 Time: 19:30 - 21:30
Tutor: Victoria Jane Wainwright Ends: 19/02/2018 Location: Sevenoaks Adult Education Centre
Level: Level 2 Day of Week: MON Duration: 15 weeks

About this course

Oil painting and Acrylic classes in Sevenoaks for those who want to produce oil paintings or acrylic paintings that are both tutor-led and student centred on a more challenging level then this is the course for you. Develop your paintings skills and further your understanding of colour mixing during this course. Students will be encouraged to research and develop their own ideas from both observed and imagined starting points using a sketchbook.
By the end of the course students should be able to :-
use a wide range of tonal values
devise compositions to communicate the artist’s intentions
use strategies to create pictorial space
use painting materials effectively

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.Students will need to understand the potential benefit from the programme of study, read and interpret ideas, communicate responses that are clear, logical and understandable and manage your own time. You will undertake critical reflection and evaluation and be motivated to develop creative skills and enhance/develop personal skills.
At the start of the course you will work with your tutor to develop an Individual Learning Plan (ILP) to set out what you want to achieve by the end of the course. You will both monitor and assess your progress throughout the course to ensure your learning needs are being met. There are no formal exams or tests to complete on this course.

What do I need to bring with me?

If you are a new student and have no materials please wait for your tutor's advice on what to buy. However, all students should bring an A4 sketchbook of good quality cartridge paper, preferably with a hard cover and a variety of pencils.You will need to provide your own materials and these will vary in cost according to the course requirements. Some of our centres have their own ‘shops' where you are able to buy things at competitive prices.If you have any materials/equipment that might be appropriate please bring them with you.

What can I do next?

Further Art courses.

What do I need to join the course

Everyone is welcome.
Students who have completed the Intermediate course or have the equivalent experience.It is important to note that art courses are practical and require a degree of manual dexterity for you to participate fully and get the most out of the course.

About the Tutor: Victoria Jane Wainwright

Victoria Wainwright is a professional Artist and Illustrator specialising in pen and ink and printmaking but with a varied background in illustration techniques and briefs. She regularly undertakes commission work where illustration is a feature, and has illustrated a number of published books. Victoria's main interest is in drawing people, capturing their movement and character.

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Getting there

Sevenoaks Adult Education Centre
Hatton House
Bradbourne Road
Sevenoaks
Sevenoaks
Kent
TN13 3QN


If you require any information about this location then please call 03000 41 2222 and quote the Course Code SEV/51137/F/PF.
Course Code: SEV/51137/F/PF Book Now

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