Using Photos to Inspire Art Work | The Cube, Folkestone

Using Photos to Inspire Art Work at The Cube, Folkestone

Using Photos to Inspire Art Work at The Cube, Folkestone

Price: £74.00 Starts: 31/10/2019 Time: 13:00 - 15:00
Tutor: Clare Foster Ends: 05/12/2019 Location: The Cube, Folkestone
Level: Level 2 Day of Week: THU Duration: 6 weeks

About this course

Creating inspiring photographs as a starting point you will experiment with adding texture drawing and painting techniques, as well as other materials to the prints.
Working from 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:
Make your own compositions.
Select and use the appropriate drawing and painting media, materials and equipment.
Mix colours using basic colour theory.
Use a range of water based painting techniques, e.g. washes, glazes, drybrush, collage
Recognise the styles and techniques of selected fine artists.

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.

What do I need to bring with me?

The tutor will advise during the first session, but please bring a note book and pen, camera, iPad or mobile phone with built in camera.

What can I do next?

Courses are designed to progress students to higher levels of the craft and also to support application to Access to Art and Degree Foundation courses or relevant Craft, Art and Design Degree courses.

What do I need to join the course

All are welcome. No experience necessary.
It is important to note that art courses are practical and require a degree of manual dexterity.

About the Tutor: Clare Foster

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Getting there

The Cube
Tontine Street
CT20 1SD

If you require any information about this location then please call 03000 41 2222 and quote the Course Code FOL/82565/H/LC.
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