Learning Art - Thursday Morning

A 12 week course for beginners culminating in an Exhibition.

  • Starts May 20
  • 280 British pounds

Service Description

12 Week course; 3 hours per week There are 2 classes per week, covering the same course content, 1 at our Great Waltham before Easter, and the other at our Beaulieu location after Easter: This one is Thursday 9.30am - 12.30pm. Week 1-3: Drawing Techniques The first three weeks of your art class we will cover the basic elements, where you will learn the importance of mark making, shading and depth in drawing. This is a great way to start! Week 4-5: Chalk and Oil Pastels We start to introduce colour and will show you how colours are mixed on the paper, and how overlaying and blending various colours helps to create texture. Week 6-8: Watercolours The next two weeks we play with watercolour. We’ll look at the materials, tools and techniques needed to paint with watercolour, such as wet on dry, wet on wet, dry on wet, the use of additives. You will learn paper preparation and how to mix different pigments on your palette. Week 9-11: Acrylics A very popular medium due to its versatility and ability to create many different styles of art. The richness in colour when applied with both brushes and a palette knife is amazing! Week 12: Exhibition Our end of term art exhibition is an opportunity to show your family and friends what you have been up to for the last three months! It’s a fun way to end the course and celebrate! All materials provided, plus tea, coffee and biscuits!

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Contact Details



The Upstairs Studio, Hulton Hall, South Street, Great Waltham, Chelmsford, Essex CM3 1DF, UK


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Tel: 07866 608646  OR Tel: 07488 794349