Course Programme

Winter / Spring 2014

 

Week 1  (6 January 2014): Painting of your own choice

Week 2  (13 January 2014):  Creating a painting of a local scene

Week 3  (20 January 2014):  Impasto painting with a palette knife

Week 4  (27 January 2014):  Drawing techniques

Week 5  (3 February 2014):   Creating a painting with a Jazz or music theme

Week 6  (10 February 2014):   Making a painting with figures in the landscape

Week 7  (17 February 2014):   Painting a picture with a sporting theme

Week 8  (24 February 2014):   Taking a look at Caravaggio and tonal painting

Week 9  (3 March 2014):   Creating a humorous painting

Week 10  (10 March 2014):   Choosing a subject with good design for a painting

Week 11  (17 March 2014):   Making a painting on the theme of our 20th anniversary exhibition

Week 12  (24 March 2014):   Making a painting on the theme of our 20th anniversary exhibition

Autumn / Winter 2013

Week 1  (9 September 2013):   Painting of your own choice

Week 2  (16 September 2013):  Creating a painting inspired by nature 1.

Week 3  (23 September 2013):  Creating a painting inspired by nature 2.

Week 4  (30 September 2013):  Drawing with charcoal, ink and pastel.

Week 5  (7 October 2013):   Taking a look at the work of Marc Chagall.

Week 6  (14 October 2013):   Creating your own dreamscape painting.

Week 7  (21 October 2013):   Creating a painting inspired by architecture 1.

Week 8  (28 October 2013):   Creating a painting inspired by architecture 2.

Week 9  (4 November 2013):   How to paint water and reflections.

Week 10  (11 November 2013):   Taking a look at ‘Magic Realism’.

Week 11  (18 November 2013):   Creating a painting for your own winter postcard 1.

Week 12  (25 November 2013):   Creating a painting for your own winter postcard 2.

Week 13  (2 December 2013):   Creating a painting from your favourite local view.

Week 14  (9 December 2013):   Chrismas Quiz / Still life.

Spring / Summer 2013

Week 1  (22 April 2013):   Painting of your own choice

Week 2  (29 April 2013):  Finish and bring in any pictures for exhibition.

Week 3  (13 May 2013):   Design a poster for our exhibition.

Week 4  (20 May 2013):  Inspired by L.S. Lowry.

Week 5  (3 June 2013):   Drawing in charcoal and pencil.

Week 6  (10 June 2013):   Industrial landscapes.

Week 7  (17 June 2013):   Portraits and faces.

Week 8  (24 June 2013):   Pen and wash paintings.

Week 9  (1 July 2013):   Making a Cubist painting from a still life.

Week 10  (8 July 2013):   Painting outdoors.

Autumn / Spring 2013

Week 1  (7 Jan 2013): Painting of your choice

Week 2  (14 Jan 2013): Painting a scene inspired by Spring

Week 3  (21 Jan 2013): Painting a landscape 1

Week 4  (28 Jan 2013): Painting a landscape 2

Week 5  (4 Feb 2013): Creating textures with paint

Week 6  (11 Feb 2013): Inspired by Abstract Expressionism

Week 7  (18 Feb 2013): Painting to music

Week 8  (25 Feb 2013): Inspired by women artists 1

Week 9  (4 Mar 2013): Inspired by women artists 2

Week 10  (11 Mar 2013): Painting an image inspired by your favourite poem 1

Week 11  (18 Mar 2013): Painting an image inspired by your favourite poem 2

Week 12  (25 Mar 2013): Painting an image inspired by wildlife 1

Week 13  (1 Apr 2013): Painting an image inspired by wildlife 2

Week 14  (8 Apr 2013): Taking a look at oil painting