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Course code: QCKU003P
Subject area: Art & Design
Study level: Part Time
Course level: U
1:00pm - 3:30pm
21st Apr 2023 - 14th Jul 2023
01235 555 585
This course is designed for those who wish to learn how to paint in the medium of watercolour. It is a practical and comprehensive course that will teach you the skills and techniques you need to paint in this beautiful and inspiring medium, whilst receiving lots of help and support from your tutor.
In order to avoid disappointment, it is advisable to enrol at least 2½ weeks prior to the course starting. We will confirm course information two weeks prior to the start date.
On this course you will:
• Explore a variety of washes and use of brushwork.• Learn how to mix different colours and how to achieve light and shade.• Experiment with different watercolour effects to produce creative textures on paper.• Receive lots of help and advice through demonstrations from your tutor, plus one to one guidance and creative work within a supportive group setting.• Explore and develop your own personal style and painting signature.
What you need to bring to the first session:A4 watercolour paper padWatercolour paints and brushesSmall white plate to mix colour onJam jar for waterKitchen paperHB pencil and sharpenerEraser
Your tutor will advise you of further art materials that you will need as the course progresses.
Please note there will be no teaching sessions on 02/06/2023 and 07/07/2023.
Tea/Coffee are available to make, with a small charge. There is a watercooler on site making it easy to refill your water bottle.Free parking.
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: £151.25Exam Fee: £0.00
Total Cost: £151.25
19+ Reduced Fee
Tuition Fee: £90.75Exam Fee: £0.00
Total Cost: £90.75