Watercolour and Drawing | Tunbridge Wells Adult Education

Watercolour and Drawing at Tunbridge Wells Adult Education

Watercolour and Drawing at Tunbridge Wells Adult Education

Price: £225.00 Starts: 27/02/2019 Time: 13:00 - 15:30
Tutor: Amber Halsall Ends: 03/07/2019 Location: Tunbridge Wells Adult Education
Level: Mixed Level Day of Week: WED Duration: 15 weeks

About this course

During the this Art course you will use a variety of mixed media techniques, drawing and watercolour and you will keep a sketch book as a record of the seasons, reflecting your observations and experience. The course will start with studies of natural forms close to hand, and will progress to still life and interior work. You will learn basic drawing techniques such as negative space drawing, tonal drawing and how to mix colours from primaries. You will also look at a variety of British artists from local and national collections, to learn as much as possible about their different styles and methods of working. You will hopefully also conduct visits to Galleries/venues to draw your surroundings from life.

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 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. If you have any materials/equipment that might be appropriate please bring them with you.

What can I do next?

Further Advanced Art courses with KAE.

What do I need to join the course

All students are welcome to join the course if they have taken the Improvers course or have the equivalent experience. Please contact one of the Arts team who will be able to make sure this is the right course for you

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: Amber Halsall

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Getting there

Tunbridge Wells Adult Education
Monson Road
Tunbridge Wells
Tunbridge Wells
Kent
TN1 1LS


If you require any information about this location then please call 03000 41 2222 and quote the Course Code TWL/66129/G/LC.
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