Watercolour - Beginners and Improvers | Sevenoaks Adult Education Centre

Watercolour - Beginners and Improvers at Sevenoaks Adult Education Centre

Watercolour - Beginners and Improvers at Sevenoaks Adult Education Centre

Price: £168.00 Starts: 23/04/2020 Time: 10:00 - 12:30
Tutor: Victoria Jane Wainwright Ends: 09/07/2020 Location: Sevenoaks Adult Education Centre
Level: Level 2 Day of Week: THU Duration: 11 weeks

About this course

Enjoy this watercolour course in Sevenoaks, by the end of students will have a basic knowledge of composition and colour theory, and will be able to use a few watercolour techniques. Traditional and experimental watercolour techniques will be explored, including the combination of watercolour with other media, e.g. pen and ink, charcoal. By working from both direct observation and from photographic references and sketches, you will encounter a variety of interesting and stimulating subject matter - landscape, still life, natural forms, etc. Reference will also be made to the work of other artists as appropriate.
By the end of the course you should be able to :-
Demonstrate progression in observation and representational drawing skills
· Use a wide range of tonal values
· Display understanding of colour theory and be able to mix a wide range of colours
· Lay and overlay washes
· Use a range of techniques including wet in wet and wet on dry
Plan a compositiion using one or more sources

How will I be taught?

Our art courses provide an opportunity for students to learn and develop, skills, techniques and to acquire an understanding the subject. Tutors will use a variety of teaching methods including demonstrations, instructions, one to one tutorial guidance, group discussions and critiques.

One to one guidance, group critiques, self-assessment against individualised learning outcomes stated on the Individual Learning Plan.

What do I need to bring with me?

If you have any materials/equipment that might be appropriate please bring them with you.If you are a new student and have no materials please wait for your tutor's advice on what to buy. You may need change to buy paper.

What can I do next?

Another Improvers course

What do I need to join the course

Everyone is welcome
Watercolour for students who are Beginners to watercolour or students who have some experience and would like to revisit the essential skills.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: Victoria Jane 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.

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Getting there

Sevenoaks Adult Education Centre
Hatton House
Bradbourne Road
TN13 3QN

If you require any information about this location then please call 03000 41 2222 and quote the Course Code SEV/75429/H/PF.
Course Code: SEV/75429/H/PF Book Now

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