Drawing and Painting - Improvers | Sevenoaks Adult Education Centre

Drawing and Painting - Improvers at Sevenoaks Adult Education Centre

Drawing and Painting - Improvers at Sevenoaks Adult Education Centre

Price: £168.00 Starts: 08/01/2020 Time: 13:00 - 15:30
Tutor: Jane Kristiina Sandoe Ends: 25/03/2020 Location: Sevenoaks Adult Education Centre
Level: Level 2 Day of Week: WED Duration: 11 weeks

About this course

During this drawing and painting course in Sevenoaks students will be introduced to a range of drawing and painting techniques, aimed at building their knowledge and skills in a progressive, structured fashion. Observational skills will be developed throughout and students will learn fundamental principles of painting and drawing in a range of media including pencil, charcoal, ink, pastel, watercolour and acrylic. Sessions will initially be tutor led, leading to the opportunity for more self directed work as the course progresses. This course will not cover the use of oil paint.
By the end of the course you should be able to:-
Demonstrate progression in observation and representational drawing skills
Show understanding of importance of relationships between fig/objects/background in Communication of visual info
Use a wide range of tonal values
Display understanding of colour theory and be able to mix a wide range of colour
Plan a compositiion using one or more sources

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.
Your tutor will encourage and advise on a 1-1 basis you throughout the course. Your Individual Learning Plan (ILP) will outline goals and objectives to ensure that you are making progress or achieving learning outcomes.

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

What can I do next?

Your tutor will advise you on next steps based on your progress and interests

What do I need to join the course

This is not a beginners course.
Students who have completed the Beginners 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: Jane Kristiina Sandoe

Jane Sandoe has an MA in Fine Art, a BA (hons) in Visual Communication, specialising in Printmaking and Illustration, and a Certificate in Teaching and Lifelong Learning. She worked as an archaeological illustrator from 1989 until 2000, and now teaches painting, drawing, printmaking, and archaeological, botanical and zoological illustration.

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Getting there

Sevenoaks Adult Education Centre
Hatton House
Bradbourne Road
TN13 3QN

If you require any information about this location then please call 03000 41 2222 and quote the Course Code SEV/75381/H/PF.
Course Code: SEV/75381/H/PF Book Now

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