Painting and Drawing for Complete Beginners

Course Description

The step by step approach will allow you to acquire and improve basic drawing and painting techniques and to improve confidence through the creative process.

Class themes will include drawing from observation, still life, landscapes, portraits, composition and using your imagination.

It is a very practical course and learners will be encouraged to explore the creative process through experimentation and discovery.

This course is suitable for anyone who wants to:
Beginners setting out on a creative journey wishing to sample a range of art techniques
Develop a more in depth knowledge of art and creative techniques
Anyone wanting to unlock their creative potential

Course Aim

To explore and learn how to use a range of painting and drawing techniques using a variety of materials.

Entry Requirements

You won't need experience of drawing or painting for this course. However, as it involves a small amount of reading and some work around measurements and proportion, so you will need to have basic literacy and numeracy skills. You will have a short initial assessment at the start of the course to ensure that it is suitable for you.

Course Information

Day Start Time Finish Time Length (Weeks) Start Date Finish Date Holiday Dates Level Price
TUESDAY19.0021.00421/01/202011/02/2020N/ABEGINNERS£32.80*
TUESDAY19.0021.00626/02/202001/04/2020N/ABEGINNERS£49.20*
WEDNESDAY12.0014.00422/01/202012/02/2020N/ABEGINNERS£35.60
WEDNESDAY12.0014.00626/02/202001/04/2020N/ABEGINNERS£53.40

*Concessions are available for this course. Please call for more details.

What Do I Need To Bring With Me?

initially you will need to have a small selection of materials of your choice for example, pencils, watercolours and paper. Information and advice will be given throughout the course about additional materials and equipment as well as where to purchase these and suggested costs.

Course Venue

Tuesdays class is at Learning4Life at The Wordsley School. Wednesdays class is at The oakfield Centre, Brettell Lane, Brierley Hill.

Please inform Learning4Life at the time of booking if you have any special needs or requirements.

If Learning4Life are unable to recruit the minimum number required for this class, we reserve the right to cancel. Full refunds will be offered in these circumstances.