Watercolour and Drawing - Improvers | St John's Community Centre, Margate

Watercolour and Drawing - Improvers at St John

Watercolour and Drawing - Improvers at St John's Community Centre, Margate

Price: £127.00 Starts: 25/04/2019 Time: 09:45 - 11:45
Tutor: Marian Padina Ends: 11/07/2019 Location: St John's Community Centre, Margate
Level: Level 2 Day of Week: THU Duration: 11 weeks

This course has started, but is still accepting enrolments. This course has already started but it may still be possible to join it. Please call 03000 41 2222 and ask to be put through to the Centre where the course is running.

About this course

If you are looking to further your drawing and painting skills in this subject area then this is the course for you. During the course you will be stretched as far as composition, technical drawing and painting skills whilst making reference to historical artists and influences.

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.Students will need to understand the potential benefit from the programme of study, read and interpret ideas, communicate responses that are clear, logical and understandable and manage your own time. You will undertake critical reflection and evaluation and be motivated to develop creative skills and enhance/develop personal skills.
One to one guidance, group critiques, self-assessment against individualised learning outcomes stated on the ILP

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?

Further Fine Art courses.

What do I need to join the course

Students who have experience of art or have completed a beginners course.
Students who have completed the beginners course or have some experience using art media. 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.

About the Tutor: Marian Padina

Marian Padina began her artistic journey at the National Art School Sydney. She has an all
encompassing attitude to varying media and has undertaken projects that include a large
mural for the ‘Hardrock Cafe’ Sydney, costume design, painting, illustration and
photography. Living in Japan for two years Marian immersed herself in the traditional uses
of brush and ink, and woodblock printing. In London, her career in theatre has included
eighteen years at the Royal Opera House where she perfected her skills in the painting,
printing, dyeing and ageing of costumes and footwear. Marian continues to paint and
exhibit her work.

View all courses taught by Marian Padina here >>

Getting there

St John's Community Centre
Victoria Road
Margate
Thanet
Kent
CT9 1LN


If you require any information about this location then please call 03000 41 2222 and quote the Course Code MAR/71232/G/PF.
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