Course code: QCAT110P
Subject area: Art & Design
Study level: Part Time
Course level: E
3:30pm - 6:00pm
25th Apr 2022 - 11th Jul 2022
01235 555 585
This art course will help you to draw with accuracy. Portraiture drawing will be introduced explaining the basic structure and dimensions of the human head. Students will learn the skills and techniques necessary to create convincing portrait drawings. The course will also discuss composition and will culminate in a complex landscape painting. Students will be encouraged to experiment with a variety of materials and techniques and find their strength. The exploration and development of ideas is also a key element of the course.
Main topics covered:
• The basic rules of using guidelines to help position things correctly.• The main rules of perspective.• The proportions of the human head.• The basic rules of sketching a portrait in basic shape and proportions.• Shading techniques to create three-dimensional imagery of a portrait on a two-dimensional plane.• Landscape painting in gouache or pen and wash technique with a perspective.
Do not buy any materials until your course is confirmed as running.
For the first session please bring: -B, 2B and 3B drawing pencils, erasers
Learners are expected to provide their own paint, which might cost each student £20. Tutor will advise at the first session on paints etc.
In order to avoid disappointment, it is advisable to enrol at least 2 ½ weeks prior to the course starting. We will confirm course information two weeks prior to the start date.
Please note there will be no sessions on 2nd and 30th May 2022
Abingdon and Witney College is subject to Ofsted regulation and is required to work with all its students to make sure they understand Government initiatives around Safeguarding, Prevent and Fundamental British Values. Information on these matters will be shared with you during your course.
You will also be asked to complete monitoring paperwork, which helps us to deliver course content to the highest quality.
16 - 18 Fee
Tuition Fee: £137.50Exam Fee: £0.00Materials: £7.50
Total Cost: £145.00
19+ Reduced Fee
Tuition Fee: £82.50Exam Fee: £0.00Materials: £7.50
Total Cost: £90.00