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Beginners + Intermediate level Art class

Drawing + Painting Natural Forms course

WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON Adult 18+yrs | 12:30 - 14:30

Spring Term 11 week course - 10th January - 27th March *ex. 14th Feb

Booking now open
Summer Term 10 week course
 - 17th April - 26th June *ex. 29th May

£330 20% VAT inc. all materials included 
*£35 20% VAT inc. Drop in classes
*We offer drop in sessions for the first 3 weeks of the Natural Forms course. Please only book drop in sessions after 31st January, if you are wanting to work on your own project / have attended this course previously. Please contact us if you have any questions.
About the Course

Welcome to our 10 week Still Life Drawing and Painting Course, suitable for beginners. An immersive artistic journey inspired by the timeless masterpieces of artists such as Velasquez and Morandi. This adult class is designed to elevate your skills in observational drawing and painting while delving into the captivating world of monochromatic colour palettes and the rich medium of oil painting.

We will learn
- How to observe and draw still life. Learning techniques to measure height, composition, perspective, negative space and more.
- How to mix monochrome colour palette.
- How to paint using oils.
- How to build layers using paint.



Over the 10 weeks course you will

Observe and draw a monochrome still life.
- Measure height, composition, negative space and volume in shadows.
- Mixing a monochromatic palette.
- Looking at the work of artists such as Velasquez and Morandi.
- Understanding colour using oil paint.
- Paint composition using natural forms: fruit, veg, plants.
- Understand building up layers and creating volume with colour.
- B
uilding confidence in painting skills, exploring different ways to paint: impasto and quick, impressionist application.
- Complete final painting.
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