Ideal for total beginners to learn drawing and painting skills and techniques, Kathryn has designed this course to give you the tips and tools you need get you started. She will give you simple and dynamic approaches to drawing & painting with a focus on both responding to your subject as an image as well as working in the studio from still life. Covering the elements of art & principles of design to provide you with a deeper understanding of existing artworks and as a foundation to analyse and progress your own work while working at your level and your pace to create beautiful works of art. Teaching will from time to time be through demonstrations and one to one time with each student.
What to bring: Conquest House studio is well equipped with easels, tables, boards, sketching stools, paper, paint and collage materials which are provided for your use on any courses you may book. However, you would require a set of brushes, please bring them with you Do contact us for advice on brushes if you are not sure what to bring. It may also be useful to bring a plastic folder or portfolio to transport your work home.
All materials and equipment are carefully selected and supplied. (Students may prefer to bring their own brushes)
Smocks/aprons are provided for working in but we do also recommend wearing old clothes.
Transportation for any field trips is provided where appropriate.
Refreshments provided throughout the day.
Timings and Breaks: Tea, coffee and biscuits are provided
Once you have reserved your place you will receive an email confirmation and you will be registered. There is no need to bring any proof of booking with you.