Oil Painting - Improvers | Royal Victoria Place, Tunbridge Wells

Oil Painting - Improvers at Royal Victoria Place, Tunbridge Wells

Price: £156.00 Starts: 20/04/2020 Time: 12:30 - 15:00
Tutor: Liam Barden Ends: 06/07/2020 Location: Royal Victoria Place, Tunbridge Wells
Level: Level 1 Day of Week: MON Duration: 10 weeks

About this course

If you have some experience of oil painting, are relatively new to the medium, or you are in need of a refresher, then this course is for you. Through a wide range of tutor led projects, you will learn new oil painting techniques based on the work of both historical and contemporary painters. You will have the opportunity to experiment and develop your style through the creation of original pieces of artwork.
There is a structured but relaxed learning plan which will identify your individual needs, to help you reach your goals as you continue to practise and develop your skills.
By the end of the course you will be able to:
Make choices about subject matter and composition, through the use of reference material and observational drawings.
Use a wider range of painting techniques.
Understand the qualities of a wider range of painting materials including - brushes, surfaces, paints and solvents.
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?

You 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. If you have any oil paints and brushes please bring them along and the tutor will advise you further. The tutor will give you a list of further materials as the course progresses.

What can I do next?

Further Oil or Drawing and Painting courses with KAE.

What do I need to join the course

All students are welcome on the course as long as you do not require a Beginners experience, please contact one of the Arts team who will be able to make sure it is the right course for you.
The course is also suitable for those who would also like to refresh their practice in this medium. It is important to note that art courses are practical and require a degree of manual dexterity.

About the Tutor: Liam Barden

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Getting there

Royal Victoria Place
300 Victoria Road
Tunbridge Wells
Tunbridge Wells

If you require any information about this location then please call 03000 41 2222 and quote the Course Code TWL/78555/H/PF.
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