During this course for complete beginners, you will receive both group and individual support in order to help you learn more about drawing and painting.
You will explore:
- Understand colour theory
- Mix colours
- Apply basic techniques needed for watercolour
- Understand composition, perspective, positive and negative space
- Understand and use line, mark making, shade and light
You will use real life subjects and photographs to learn to observe shapes and colours, and apply a variety of media such as watercolour, charcoal or acrylics to achieve wonderful effects.
This is a structured course with demonstrations of techniques and individual coaching.
All our courses are made up of elements of speaking & listening, reading and some writing, and you will work using these elements throughout the course.
Some of the skills you gain on this course could help increase your opportunities for employment or working within the community. Learning takes place in a friendly classroom setting, which is a great place for social interaction and helping you meet new people.
Practice at home and completion of homework is advisable to enhance your learning experience.
This course is subsidised by Government funding so you should aim to attend the whole course.