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Drawing

Open Life Class

INTERMEDIATE_DRAWINGCourse Code: SAT1603001
Course Tutor: Katharine Prendergast & Eigil Nordstrøm
Course Dates: Saturdays, 22nd April – 24th June 2017
Times: 10.30am – 1.00pm
Course Level: All Levels
Course Fee: £230

The “Open Life Class” is a relaxed and enjoyable life drawing & painting course with a life model for various poses lasting between one and four weeks at a time. Students will be able to approach the human figure in any way they please and do as many drawings or paintings as they care to pursue with as much or as little instruction as they like. Your experienced tutors will happily guide both beginners and the more experienced painters. The class runs over two studios with a tutor in each room, students can go between the studios as they wish. Students should feel free to use whichever materials that they enjoy the most, whether that is drawing in charcoal or ink or painting in oils or acrylics. All paper is provided for the course but please bring your own drawing/painting materials.

You can also attend this class as a drop-in and pay £25 per session. More information here.

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Weekend Creative Mix

INTRODUCTION_TO_TO_PAINTING_1Course Code: WC1603115
Course Dates: Saturday & Sunday, 10th & 11th June 2017
Times: 10.00am – 5.00pm
Course Level: All Levels
Course Fee: £150

This stimulating and exciting weekend course is an ideal way to explore a wide variety of artistic methods and media, learn new skills, discover what you enjoy most, and develop creative ideas. Over the two days, students will work across the different disciplines of painting, sculpture, drawing and printmaking. Students will have a chance to improve observational drawing skills; try out more expressive sculpture and painting, and learn how to approach the human figure, using a variety of materials and methods. This is a great ‘taster’ course and an excellent opportunity to develop new skills, explore materials and have fun.

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Unlocking Creativity

INTRODUCTION_TO_TO_PAINTING_1Course Code: WC1603015
Course Tutor: Lorna Carmen McNeill
Course Dates: Saturday & Sunday, 17th & 18th June 2017
Times: 10.00am – 5.00pm
Course Level: All Levels
Course Fee: £160

This exciting introductory course is designed to help you free up your creativity and develop creative expression. You will explore a range of art materials and learn different skills to encourage unexpected creative discovery. There is the opportunity to create a series of art pieces, exploring a concept of your choice which will culminate in your own unique creation. This course facilitates active experimentation and an exploration of creativity via the senses. This is also a great taster course for the longer summer course as well as an opportunity to further develop work already initiated.

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Open Life Class

INTERMEDIATE_DRAWINGCourse Code: SAT1604001
Course Tutor: Katharine Prendergast & Eigil Nordstrøm
Course Dates: Saturdays, 29th July – 30th Septmeber 2017
Times: 10.30am – 1.00pm
Course Level: All Levels
Course Fee: £230

The “Open Life Class” is a relaxed and enjoyable life drawing & painting course with a life model for various poses lasting between one and four weeks at a time. Students will be able to approach the human figure in any way they please and do as many drawings or paintings as they care to pursue with as much or as little instruction as they like. Your experienced tutors will happily guide both beginners and the more experienced painters. The class runs over two studios with a tutor in each room, students can go between the studios as they wish. Students should feel free to use whichever materials that they enjoy the most, whether that is drawing in charcoal or ink or painting in oils or acrylics. All paper is provided for the course but please bring your own drawing/painting materials.

You can also attend this class as a drop-in and pay £25 per session. More information here.

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Weekend Creative Mix

INTRODUCTION_TO_TO_PAINTING_1Course Code: WC1604115
Course Dates: Saturday & Sunday, 12th & 13th August 2017
Times: 10.00am – 5.00pm
Course Level: All Levels
Course Fee: £150

This stimulating and exciting weekend course is an ideal way to explore a wide variety of artistic methods and media, learn new skills, discover what you enjoy most, and develop creative ideas. Over the two days, students will work across the different disciplines of painting, sculpture, drawing and printmaking. Students will have a chance to improve observational drawing skills; try out more expressive sculpture and painting, and learn how to approach the human figure, using a variety of materials and methods. This is a great ‘taster’ course and an excellent opportunity to develop new skills, explore materials and have fun.

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Drawing for All

INTRODUCTION_TO_TO_PAINTING_1Course Code: WC1604001
Course Tutor: Alison Hand
Course Dates: Saturday & Sunday, 19th & 20th August 2017
Times: 10.00am – 5.00pm
Course Level: All Levels
Course Fee: £150

A wonderful opportunity for people with all levels of experience to explore and enhance their drawing and life drawing skills. Over this packed weekend, students work through a variety of themes to learn fundamental drawing skills, including measurement, drawing the figure, and tonal drawing. As well as developing observational drawing skills, students are encouraged to be creative and expressive and to try out new approaches such as exploring different drawing materials, and experimenting with line and contrast. This is an intensive, informative, and fun weekend course, which teaches essential drawing skills whilst encouraging a creative approach.

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Drawing Taster **New**

INTRODUCTION_TO_TO_PAINTING_1Course Code: SAT1604T02
Course Dates: Saturday, 19th August 2017
Times: 10.30am – 4.30pm
Course Level: All Levels
Course Fee: £85

This is a fun, day-long taster course in drawing for those who may be considering a longer evening or daytime course and are wondering how much they will enjoy it.
Throughout the day the tutor will lead the class in practical demonstrations to help you begin to see shape and tone, and how these elements can relate together to form a composition. We aim to foster self-certainty and an enjoyment of drawing in a relaxed yet stimulating environment.
As you work through a series of exercises, you will gain confidence with pencil and charcoal, which will encourage you to further explore the medium.

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