Art: Drawing and Painting Mixed Ability

Course overview

These courses are suitable for anyone beyond the ‘beginner’ level who wants to move on and enhance their skills and knowledge across a variety of media and themes.

You will be guided and supported through demonstrations and instructions by an experienced tutor.

Study is learner-lead and all areas of art could be explored subject to theme and ability. You will:

  • develop drawing and painting skills using a variety of media
  • gain confidence in using a variety of media
  • improve colour mixing skills and the use of colour
  • develop understanding and use of linear and aerial perspective
  • study composition, line, tone and texture
  • topics covered may include still life, figures, animals, plants and landscape
  • working from direct observation and photographic starting points
  • working from a personal-sketchbook
  • discuss and evaluate your own work and that of others to improve skills and gain inspiration
  • formal instruction
  • discussion
  • individual tuition
  • practical demonstration
  • practical experience

You will be advised of materials required for the course on the first lesson of term. Please bring along any art materials you already have.

Course Starts in 75 Days
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We want our learners to feel welcome, safe and at ease when attending our classes, especially if this is your first time attending an adult education class or if you're coming back to education after a break.
If you're interested in one of courses, meet our tutors first! You'll see they have similar passions and interests and, most importantly, the right qualifications to help you make the most of your time and money.