Painting & Drawing

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Length 22 Weeks
Site West Durrington Campus Map
Attendance Part Time
Course Code DCL383
Tutor Margaret Tredwell
Day / Time Friday - 09:30-11:30
Start 22-Sep-2017
Fees
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£0 £234.00 Not Applicable £223.00 Not Applicable

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B
- Full fee (includes tuition, any exam/reg and DBS if applicable). Some fees can be paid in instalments (conditions apply) - click for details

       (note that 'BA' and 'HNC' courses can be paid for by Student Loan - click for details )
C
- Full fee for courses that can be paid for by 'Advanced Learner Loan' - click for details .

        Alternatively, fee can be paid in instalments (conditions apply)
D
- Discounted fee for full payment before course start

       (discounted fee is not available if you are paying by student loan or advanced learner loan)
E
- Fee for international students

About this Course


A new programme of creative projects using water-based, media or oil paint if preferred. Follow the tasks or develop your own ideas with plenty of advice and support. This enjoyable course is suitable for all abilities including beginners.

 

Course Content

How to use acrylics (or oils) and watercolours in a range of painting styles, including lessons on improving your drawing, how to start a painting, colour mixing, what to paint on etc. Whatever your level the tasks will be attainable, inspiring and will challenge your skills.

What you will achieve

By the end of the course you will be able to show that you have practised several different painting techniques, make decisions on media and composition, produce at least 7 finished pieces of artwork, assess your progress on the course

Progression/Career Path

Short drawing or painting classes in the summer term or ACL art courses beginning in September 2018. If you have built up a significant portfolio of artwork you could apply for the part-time or full-time BA Fine Arts course at Northbrook MET.

Other Costs

Please bring drawing materials to first session. For the course you will need - paints, paper or board or canvas to paint on, brushes, palette, sketchbook, notebook, folder for handouts. Materials list given in week 1 - if advice needed before buying paints.

How to Enrol

For information on enrolling in person, by phone or by post, click here.

The Tutor

Maggie has a Masters degree in Fine Art, a BA Honours degree and a Post Graduate Certificate in Education. She has won local and national art awards and works as an artist and designer in a variety of media.

What Past Students Say

"As a complete beginner this course was excellent with good individual attention from the tutor."

Course Content

How to use acrylics (or oils) and watercolours in a range of painting styles, including lessons on improving your drawing, how to start a painting, colour mixing, what to paint on etc. Whatever your level the tasks will be attainable, inspiring and will challenge your skills.

What you will achieve

By the end of the course you will be able to show that you have practised several different painting techniques, make decisions on media and composition, produce at least 7 finished pieces of artwork, assess your progress on the course

Progression/Career Path

Short drawing or painting classes in the summer term or ACL art courses beginning in September 2018. If you have built up a significant portfolio of artwork you could apply for the part-time or full-time BA Fine Arts course at Northbrook MET.

Other Costs

Please bring drawing materials to first session. For the course you will need - paints, paper or board or canvas to paint on, brushes, palette, sketchbook, notebook, folder for handouts. Materials list given in week 1 - if advice needed before buying paints.

How to Enrol

For information on enrolling in person, by phone or by post, click here.

The Tutor

Maggie has a Masters degree in Fine Art, a BA Honours degree and a Post Graduate Certificate in Education. She has won local and national art awards and works as an artist and designer in a variety of media.

What Past Students Say

"As a complete beginner this course was excellent with good individual attention from the tutor."