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Course code: QCRU101P
Subject area: Art & Design
Study level: Part Time
Course level: U
3:30pm - 5:30pm
16th Jan 2023 - 27th Mar 2023
01235 555 585
This course will cover all basic techniques for applying watercolour, from wet into wet, layered washes, dry brushing, glazing, and wax resist. 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.
This course is for those ready to explore and further develop their own personal style and painting signature.
During the course you will cover:
All basic techniques for applying watercolour- from wet into wet, layered washes, dry brushing, glazing, and wax resist.
Colour mixing and “palette craft”,
Develop observational skills through still life painting
Advance watercolour skills and apply these techniques to become freer and more expressive through landscape painting.
There will be lots of help and advice, through demonstrations from your tutor, plus one to one guidance and creative work within a supportive group setting. Please do not purchase these until the course has been confirmed. What you need to bring to the first session: A4 watercolour paper pad Small white plate to mix colour on. Jam jar for water Kitchen paper HB pencil and sharpener A range of watercolour paints either tubes or in a paintbox Your tutor will advise you of further art materials that you will need as the course progresses.
Please not there will be no teaching session 13.02.23
There is Free parking at his venue
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: £110.00Exam Fee: £0.00
Total Cost: £110.00
19+ Reduced Fee
Tuition Fee: £66.00Exam Fee: £0.00
Total Cost: £66.00