Mixed Media - Painting Techniques | Sevenoaks Adult Education Centre

Mixed Media - Painting Techniques at Sevenoaks Adult Education Centre

Mixed Media - Painting Techniques at Sevenoaks Adult Education Centre

Price: £143.00 Starts: 17/04/2018 Time: 09:45 - 12:15
Tutor: Liz Chapman Ends: 26/06/2018 Location: Sevenoaks Adult Education Centre
Level: Level 2 Day of Week: TUE Duration: 10 weeks

About this course

This Mixed Media - Painting Techniques course encourages you to explore a range of different mixed media techniques. The emphasis will be on combining water-based media e.g. watercolour, acrylics, gouache and inks with a variety of drawing media, e.g. pencil, charcoal, pastel, pen, etc. You will also make inventive combinations using found imagery, photographs and sketches.

By the end of this course you should be able to:
Select and use a range of water-based painting media in combination with dry drawing media.
Experiment with combinations of media and collage techniques.
Explore formal elements (line, tone, colour, texture, etc.) to develop visual ideas.
Produce a series of compositions that use mixed media and collage techniques.
Work to health and safety guidelines.

How will I be taught?

Tutors will use a variety of teaching methods including demonstrations, one to one guidance, group discussions and critiques.

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 ring bound 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 Mixed Media or Art courses with KAE

What do I need to join the course

Some experience is necessary
Students who have completed the beginners Mixed Media course or have some 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: Liz Chapman

Liz Chapman M.A. Fine Art. Cert.Ed.
After studying at Reigate School of Art and Design, Liz worked in architectural design and draughtsmanship, before moving on to book illustration. Since 1992 she has worked part time as an Art Tutor and part time as an Artist, and spent the last 3years in the north west coast of Scotland painting landscapes.She taught initially at West Kent College (where she also achieved a Cert.Ed), then Tonbridge and Tunbridge Wells Adult education Centre and now Sevenoaks. Liz achieved a Masters Degree in Fine Art at Brighton University in 2004, and has exhibited nationally.

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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/53565/F/LC.
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