An inspiring five day course for ages 15-17 providing a skills-based experience and expert tuition in a range of materials and techniques. The programme is taught by specialist tutors who are also professional, practicing artists. Access to portrait models and contemporary painting and sculpture techniques provides a unique opportunity to develop new skills. Students develop their painting style encompassing portraiture and mixed media abstraction, along with two days of exploring different sculpture techniques. This is an ideal course for those studying arts subjects who wish to develop coursework, create new work for their portfolio, develop new techniques and skills, and further existing abilities in a professional art school environment.
During this course we’ll cover the following topics:
- Sculpting the figure in clay and plaster.
- In depth understanding of abstraction in painting using mixed media.
- Recapping the fundamentals of painting such as tone and colour.
Please note that on Friday the class finishes at 4.30pm.
You must complete a consent form before your child can join our Young Artists programme. This form is available to fill in here. This is an interactive electronic form. You can fill it in and sign online. If you prefer to download the form in a pdf format and/or print a paper copy then you can follow this link. In this case, please email your completed form to firstname.lastname@example.org or post it to Art Academy London, Mermaid Court, 165a Borough High Street, London SE1 1HR.