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Watercolour Painting

Day of week:
Royal Victoria Place , Tunbridge Wells
Level 2
10:00 - 12:00
10 weeks

On this Art course you will look at a range of watercolour techniques, styles and processes. You will experience a broad cross-section of the subject, whilst also being encouraged to explore your own personal stylistic choices with tutor support. Sessions will be mostly tutor led, with clear demonstrations given throughout. This course is for those who have some experience of watercolour already and wish to expand their skill and knowledge base further.
By the end of the course you should be able to:
Use tone to create convincing 3D form
Depict trees using at least 3 different techniques
Create depth in a landscape through tone and atmospheric perspective
Work in layers to achieve richness of colour
Be aware of and work to relevant Health and Safety guidelines

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.

What do I need to bring with me?

All students should have an A3 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. If you have any materials/equipment that might be appropriate please have them with you.

What can I do next?

Further Drawing and Painting courses with KAE

What do I need to join the course

All students are welcome to join the course who have the right experience, this course is not for the beginner to the subject. Please contact one of the Arts team who will be able to make sure this is the right course for you.
It is important to note that art courses are practical and require a degree of manual dexterity.

Getting to your course

Find us

Royal Victoria Place
300 Victoria Road
Tunbridge Wells

If you require any information about this location then please call 03000 41 22 22* and quote the Course Code TWL/112684/K/LC.