Drawing and Painting Masterclass
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About this course
If you have some experience drawing and painting and would like to explore a range of new, exciting media and techniques, this course is for you.

You will explore all facets of portrait and landscape drawing and painting, using a wide variety of different media, giving you the opportunity to try new things and meet like-minded people.

What will I learn?
The aim of the course is to give you the confidence and skills to experiment with a diverse range of tools and processes.

On completion, you should be able to:

  • Understand and apply the rules of composition;
  • Be expressive and creative with colour;
  • Use oil sticks to make rich, flowing, tactile images;
  • Work collaboratively.
  • The following topics will be covered during the course:
  • The rules of composition and colour.
  • Working on a variety of scales.
  • An introduction to oil sticks: characteristics; colour palette; techniques; compatibility; drying times.
  • Collaborative art work: history; examples; processes.
Entry requirements
There are no formal entry requirements, however some experience in drawing and painting would be beneficial.
Study, assessment and qualifications
There is no obligation to study at home but you will benefit from undertaking some additional study between course sessions. Assessment is informal, based on your personal targets and the learning outcomes and will be undertaken regularly with you by the course tutor. There are no final qualifications associated with this course.
Additional costs and information
You may wish to bring with you some small change for tea/coffee refreshment.
What could I do next?
You may be interested in enrolling on some of our other creative courses, such as Life Drawing, Painting in Acrylics,  Watercolours and Fine Art. Other creative courses available at Wiltshire College include sewing, knitting, textiles, printmaking, creative writing, stone carving, pottery and clay, picture framing, upholstery and interior design.