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 craftspeople and you will keep a sketchbook/notebook and individual learning plan (ILP) to record goals, ideas, processes and progress. You will undertake critical evaluation and be motivated to develop creative skills and enhance personal skills.
You will receive one to one guidance and there will be group critiques of work. You will be able to self assess your progress against the outcomes for the course.
What do I need to bring with me?
You will need a set of watercolour paint, acrylic paints, brushes in a variety of sizes suitable for watercolour and acrylic paints, pencils, a sketchbook, rubber, scissors and masking tape. If you are unsure of what to buy, the tutor will go through this fully on the first day. Please bring somedrawing pencils, a rubber and an A4 sketchbook to the first class.
What can I do next?
We have a wide range of art courses on offerat St Faiths and your tutor will be able to give you advice regarding next steps.
What do I need to join the course
Everyone is welcome to join this course. No experience of the subject is needed.
This course is suitable for beginners or those with a bit of experience who would like to go over some basics.