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Drawing and Painting - Beginners and Improvers - Staplehurst Village Centre

Day of week:
Staplehurst Village Centre, Tonbridge
Mixed Level
19:00 - 21:00
15 weeks

This course has started, but it may still be possible to join it. Please call 03000 41 22 22* and ask to be put through to the Centre where the course is running

This course will be held at Staplehurst Village Centre, High Street, Staplehurst TN12 0BJ

This Art course is designed to improve drawing skills and provides a wide range of approaches to using watercolour and mixed media. The emphasis is on developing an individual approach from past experience if any. Themes will be suggested which will concentrate on studying from observation but some projects will involve working from imagination or developing work in an abstract direction.

Who is the tutor?

About the Tutor: Caroline Clough

Caroline Clough has a BA (Hons) degree in Fine Art. She has exhibited and sold paintings in galleries in London and the South East and has taught painting and drawing with Kent Adult Education since 1986. She currently works mainly with watercolour, mixed media and acrylic and enjoys experimenting and working with a range of subject matter.

View all courses taught by Caroline Clough here

How will I be taught?

Tutors will use a variety of teaching methods including demonstrations, one to one guidance, group discussions and critiques. You will look at the work of contemporary and historical artists and you will keep a sketchbook/notebook and individual learning plan (ILP) to record goals, ideas, processes and progress. You will undertake critical reflection and evaluation and be motivated to develop creative skills and enhance/develop personal skills.

You will receive one to one feedback throughout the course.

What do I need to bring with me?

If you are a new student and have no materials please wait for your tutor's advice on what to buy. However, all students should bring an A4 sketchbook of good quality cartridge paper, preferably with a hard cover and ring bound and a variety of pencils.You will need to provide your own materials and these will vary in cost according to the course requirements. Some of our centres have their own ‘shops' where you are able to buy things at competitive prices.If you have any materials/equipment that might be appropriate please bring them with you.

What can I do next?

The Tutor will give advice on further progression.

What do I need to join the course

There are no enrolment requirements for this course. Please speak to one of our team if you need advice as to whether this is the right course for you.
This is a mixed level course and beginners are welcome.

Getting to your course

Find us

Staplehurst Village Centre
High Street
TN12 0BJ

If you require any information about this location then please call 03000 41 22 22* and quote the Course Code MAI/112014/K/PF.