Watercolour - Improvers | Golf Road Community Centre, Deal

Watercolour - Improvers at Golf Road Community Centre, Deal

Watercolour - Improvers at Golf Road Community Centre, Deal

Price: £359.00 Starts: 10/09/2019 Time: 13:00 - 15:00
Tutor: Angelo Pizzigallo Ends: 12/05/2020 Location: Golf Road Community Centre, Deal
Level: Level 2 Day of Week: TUE Duration: 29 weeks

About this course

On this watercolour course in Deal you will have the opportunity to continue to learn, apply and extend the skills and techniques learned on a Beginners course. The Improvers course covers line and wash painting and drawing, mixed media techniques including drawing and painting, illustration and graphic skills. Elements of composition, proportion and tonal and colour work are explored through projects in still life, landscape and the human form.

By the end of the course you should be able to:
-work from a variety of primary and secondary subject matter.
- make a preliminary drawing to establish a composition.
- Identify and select the appropriate brushes and materials for a composition
- mix colours using basic colour theory.
- Complete a composition using a variety of watercolour techniques, e.g. washes, glazes, drybrush, wet in wet, impasto, etc.
- Identify and recognise the styles and techniques of a selected watercolour artist.
- Work within our health and safety guidelines set out in our workshop agreement form.

How will I be taught?

Our art courses provide an opportunity for students to learn and develop, skills, techniques and to acquire an understanding of the subject. Tutors will use a variety of teaching methods including demonstrations, instructions, one to one tutorial guidance, group discussions and critiques. Students will need to look at the work of other artists both contemporary and historical and keep a sketchbook/notebook to record goals, ideas, processes and progress.
To ensure that students' learning needs are met, the tutor will work with the student to complete the required Individual Learning Plan.
As a starting point, all Creative subjects will have the following Course Outcomes
- Successfully demonstrate techniques/skills.
- Select the appropriate media, materials and processes to complete a project.
- Identify work of others to inspire your own work.
- Demonstrate an understanding of relevant Health and Safety issues.
These outcomes will be the basis of all learning. Additional Personal Learning Outcomes can be negotiated with your tutor to better meet your individual needs.
These outcomes will be the basis of all learning. Additional Personal Learning Outcomes can be negotiated with your tutor to better meet your individual needs.

What do I need to bring with me?

You will need your own watercolour paints, brushes and pencils (graphite or coloured), watercolour paper, sketch paper, fineliner ink pens, felt pens pastels soft or hard and oil pastels.

What can I do next?

Further watercolour or drawing and painting courses. The tutor will be able to advise.

What do I need to join the course

You should have completed one of our Beginners courses or Improvers courses or have some experience of watercolour.
This watercolour course in Deal is for students who have completed a Beginners or Improvers course or who have some experience and want to build on observational skills in drawing and watercolour sketching.

About the Tutor: Angelo Pizzigallo

Angelo Pizzigallo is a practising artist who exhibits his work locally and in London galleries. Primarily a painter using water-based media, he uses vibrant colours and textures to create layered pictures, often of nocturnal scenes and figures in interiors. He also sometimes incorporates printed and found materials, calling it 'mixed up media'! A very experienced tutor, he has taught for Kent Adult Education for more than 10 years.

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Getting there

Golf Road Community Centre
Golf Road Community Centre
The Golf Road Centre, 28 Golf Road
Deal
Dover
Kent
CT14 6PY


If you require any information about this location then please call 03000 41 2222 and quote the Course Code DEA/74953/H/PF.
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