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Portraiture - Beginners and Improvers - Online Live

Day of week:
Delivered online
Mixed Level
13:00 - 15:00
6 weeks

This Portrait painting and drawing course in Sevenoaks will guide you through the stages of building up a portrait in various media including colour mixing and layering using glazes. .
By the end of the course you should be able to :-
achieve the correct proportions and shape of the sitter's face and head.
achieve the correct positioning and proportions of the sitter's facial features.
create an under-drawing or under-painting as part of my planning.
have developed your skills in mixing accurate skin tone colours.

Who is the tutor?

About the Tutor: Victoria Wainwright

Victoria Wainwright is a professional Artist and Illustrator specialising in pen and ink and printmaking but with a varied background in illustration techniques and briefs. She regularly undertakes commission work where illustration is a feature, and has illustrated a number of published books. Victoria's main interest is in drawing people, capturing their movement and character.

View all courses taught by Victoria Wainwright here

How will I be taught?

Group and individual tuition
Through one to one guidance, group critiques and self-assessment against individualised learning outcomes stated on the ILP.

What do I need to have 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.

What can I do next?

Higher level Art courses with KAE.

What do I need to join the course

Some basic knowledge of drawing techniques or painting is required
Students who have have an interest in creating a likeness in paint.
It is important to note that art courses are practical and require a degree of manual dexterity for you to participate fully and get the most out of the course

You can access the class from your computer equipped with a camera and a microphone, from a laptop (where the camera and microphone should be built-in), a tablet or a smartphone. Before each lesson, the tutor may send you by email essential lesson information/handouts for you to consult in advance, and before the class starts, the tutor will have sent you by email an invitation to join, which will be a simple weblink to click. The system is free, secure and easy to use. Should you have questions about the required equipment, please do not hesitate to contact us by telephone or by email. Instructions are also available on our website

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Delivered online

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If you require any information about joining this online course then please call 03000 41 22 22* and quote the Course Code ONL/108662/K/NC.