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Watercolour Painting For Leisure

Course information sheet

Fees: Standard £ 35 Conc £18 Full £0

Day Time Weeks Centre Start End Code Enroll
Tuesday 13:15 - 14:45 11 VPCC 30/04/2019 16/07/2019 AW3200

What will the course cover?

Basic through to more advanced techniques. Painting from still life, photographs/postcards, landscape, garden etc.

Who is the course for?

Whether you are an accomplished watercolourist or just want to try your hand at watercolour painting, this leisure-based class will give you the opportunity to develop your skills. Learn in a relaxed, friendly environment with expert tuition. Some materials are provided.

What skills, knowledge or experience do I need to start this course?

None required

What should I be able to do by the end of the course?

Continue to improve your skills and/or join another Adult learning class. Have the confidence to work independently.

How is the course organised?

Leisure based class where individuals work on their own compositions with supports from the tutor

What extra study or practice is expected outside of the class?

None, but continued practice will help you to hone your skills more quickly

How will my progress be assessed?

Through self and tutor assessment

What can I expect to go on to after this course?

You will have the opportunity to exhibit in the annual Arts and Crafts Summer exhibition at the MAcbeth Centre.

Are there any other costs and what do I need to bring?

Some painting equipment is provided to get you started but you should expect to buy paints/brushes/paper and frames

What support is available?

Help with literacy and numeracy is available through the basic education programme and the ESOl programme offers help for speakers of other languages. Additional support can be provided for students with learning difficulties and/or disabilities. Details are available from the course guide and from teaching or reception staff.