Oil Painting-Absolute Beginners

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Course code: B59D

Learn the basics of how to work with oil paints. This course will be delivered at Stoke Lodge but will move online using ZOOM if necessary.

When and where

Dates

From 02 Mar 2022 to 06 Apr 2022
Wed 10:00-12:30

6 weeks

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02 Mar 2022

10:00 to 12:30

09 Mar 2022

10:00 to 12:30

16 Mar 2022

10:00 to 12:30

23 Mar 2022

10:00 to 12:30

30 Mar 2022

10:00 to 12:30

06 Apr 2022

10:00 to 12:30


with Warren Sealey

Cost

Fees and concessions

The total charge is £106.00. The tuition fee for this course is £106.00

Description

In this class you will learn everything you need to get started in this exciting painting medium. Your experienced tutor will guide you every step of the way to give you the basic knowledge and skills that you need.<p><span style="font-weight: bold;">This course will be delivered at Stoke Lodge but will move online if necessary using ZOOM.</span></p>

What can students expect?

Oil painting can be confusing for the beginner painter. What colours should you buy? (There are so many!) When should you use paint thinner? How and when do you use painting mediums? All of these questions and many more will be answered in this course.
Your tutor has many years of experience teaching all levels of artists including beginners. He will make sure you come away with a solid understanding of everything you need to know to get started in oil painting.
The tutor will lead you through carefully selected paintings in a variety of subject matter including still life and landscapes. He will demonstrate every step of the way so that the teaching is as clear as can be. This will be a fun, interesting and friendly class.<p><span style="font-weight: bold;">This course will be delivered at Stoke Lodge but will move online if necessary using ZOOM.</span></p>

Late starters allowed?

No

Previous experience required?

No

What is the progression route?

Possibly Oil Painting For Improvers or Oil Painting Mixed Ability class in the future.

Are there any extra costs?

No

Work set between sessions?

Work is not set between sessions, but practice is encouraged.

What should students bring?

<ul><li><ul style="margin-top:0cm" type="disc">
<li class="MsoNormal"><span style="mso-bidi-font-size:
14.0pt;font-family:&quot;Arial&quot;,sans-serif">Odourless paint thinner such as Zest
It or Sansodor.<o:p></o:p></span></li>
<li class="MsoNormal"><span style="mso-bidi-font-size:
14.0pt;font-family:&quot;Arial&quot;,sans-serif">Linseed oil, Liquin or another painting
medium.<o:p></o:p></span></li>
<li class="MsoNormal"><span style="mso-bidi-font-size:
14.0pt;font-family:&quot;Arial&quot;,sans-serif">A selection of brushes of various
sizes. You can buy singles or multipacks with a variety of sizes in.<o:p></o:p></span></li>
<li class="MsoNormal"><span style="mso-bidi-font-size:
14.0pt;font-family:&quot;Arial&quot;,sans-serif">An A3 pad of oil painting paper.<o:p></o:p></span></li>
<li class="MsoNormal"><span style="mso-bidi-font-size:
14.0pt;font-family:&quot;Arial&quot;,sans-serif">Two dippers or small jam jars.<o:p></o:p></span></li>
<li class="MsoNormal"><span style="mso-bidi-font-size:
14.0pt;font-family:&quot;Arial&quot;,sans-serif">Oil colours. You can buy sets with
a variety of colours in but if buying separately the colours I use and recommend
are:<o:p></o:p></span></li>
</ul>

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Arial">•<span style="font-variant-numeric: normal; font-variant-east-asian: normal; font-stretch: normal; font-size: 7pt; line-height: normal; font-family: &quot;Times New Roman&quot;;">&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;
</span></span><!--[endif]--><span style="mso-bidi-font-size:14.0pt;
font-family:&quot;Arial&quot;,sans-serif">Titanium White<o:p></o:p></span></p>

<p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-left:90.0pt;text-indent:-36.0pt;mso-list:l0 level2 lfo1"><!--[if !supportLists]--><span style="mso-bidi-font-size:14.0pt;font-family:&quot;Arial&quot;,sans-serif;mso-fareast-font-family:
Arial">•<span style="font-variant-numeric: normal; font-variant-east-asian: normal; font-stretch: normal; font-size: 7pt; line-height: normal; font-family: &quot;Times New Roman&quot;;">&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;
</span></span><!--[endif]--><span style="mso-bidi-font-size:14.0pt;
font-family:&quot;Arial&quot;,sans-serif">Yellow Ochre<o:p></o:p></span></p>

<p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-left:90.0pt;text-indent:-36.0pt;mso-list:l0 level2 lfo1"><!--[if !supportLists]--><span style="mso-bidi-font-size:14.0pt;font-family:&quot;Arial&quot;,sans-serif;mso-fareast-font-family:
Arial">•<span style="font-variant-numeric: normal; font-variant-east-asian: normal; font-stretch: normal; font-size: 7pt; line-height: normal; font-family: &quot;Times New Roman&quot;;">&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;
</span></span><!--[endif]--><span style="mso-bidi-font-size:14.0pt;
font-family:&quot;Arial&quot;,sans-serif">Cadmium Yellow Light<o:p></o:p></span></p>

<p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-left:90.0pt;text-indent:-36.0pt;mso-list:l0 level2 lfo1"><!--[if !supportLists]--><span style="mso-bidi-font-size:14.0pt;font-family:&quot;Arial&quot;,sans-serif;mso-fareast-font-family:
Arial">•<span style="font-variant-numeric: normal; font-variant-east-asian: normal; font-stretch: normal; font-size: 7pt; line-height: normal; font-family: &quot;Times New Roman&quot;;">&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;
</span></span><!--[endif]--><span style="mso-bidi-font-size:14.0pt;
font-family:&quot;Arial&quot;,sans-serif">Cadmium Red Light<o:p></o:p></span></p>

<p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-left:90.0pt;text-indent:-36.0pt;mso-list:l0 level2 lfo1"><!--[if !supportLists]--><span style="mso-bidi-font-size:14.0pt;font-family:&quot;Arial&quot;,sans-serif;mso-fareast-font-family:
Arial">•<span style="font-variant-numeric: normal; font-variant-east-asian: normal; font-stretch: normal; font-size: 7pt; line-height: normal; font-family: &quot;Times New Roman&quot;;">&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;
</span></span><!--[endif]--><span style="mso-bidi-font-size:14.0pt;
font-family:&quot;Arial&quot;,sans-serif">Alizarin Crimson<o:p></o:p></span></p>

<p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-left:90.0pt;text-indent:-36.0pt;mso-list:l0 level2 lfo1"><!--[if !supportLists]--><span style="mso-bidi-font-size:14.0pt;font-family:&quot;Arial&quot;,sans-serif;mso-fareast-font-family:
Arial">•<span style="font-variant-numeric: normal; font-variant-east-asian: normal; font-stretch: normal; font-size: 7pt; line-height: normal; font-family: &quot;Times New Roman&quot;;">&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;
</span></span><!--[endif]--><span style="mso-bidi-font-size:14.0pt;
font-family:&quot;Arial&quot;,sans-serif">Burnt Sienna<o:p></o:p></span></p>

<p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-left:90.0pt;text-indent:-36.0pt;mso-list:l0 level2 lfo1"><!--[if !supportLists]--><span style="mso-bidi-font-size:14.0pt;font-family:&quot;Arial&quot;,sans-serif;mso-fareast-font-family:
Arial">•<span style="font-variant-numeric: normal; font-variant-east-asian: normal; font-stretch: normal; font-size: 7pt; line-height: normal; font-family: &quot;Times New Roman&quot;;">&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;
</span></span><!--[endif]--><span style="mso-bidi-font-size:14.0pt;
font-family:&quot;Arial&quot;,sans-serif">Burnt Umber<o:p></o:p></span></p>

<p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-left:90.0pt;text-indent:-36.0pt;mso-list:l0 level2 lfo1"><!--[if !supportLists]--><span style="mso-bidi-font-size:14.0pt;font-family:&quot;Arial&quot;,sans-serif;mso-fareast-font-family:
Arial">•<span style="font-variant-numeric: normal; font-variant-east-asian: normal; font-stretch: normal; font-size: 7pt; line-height: normal; font-family: &quot;Times New Roman&quot;;">&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;
</span></span><!--[endif]--><span style="mso-bidi-font-size:14.0pt;
font-family:&quot;Arial&quot;,sans-serif">Viridian Green<o:p></o:p></span></p>

<p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-left:90.0pt;text-indent:-36.0pt;mso-list:l0 level2 lfo1"><!--[if !supportLists]--><span style="mso-bidi-font-size:14.0pt;font-family:&quot;Arial&quot;,sans-serif;mso-fareast-font-family:
Arial">•<span style="font-variant-numeric: normal; font-variant-east-asian: normal; font-stretch: normal; font-size: 7pt; line-height: normal; font-family: &quot;Times New Roman&quot;;">&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;
</span></span><!--[endif]--><span style="mso-bidi-font-size:14.0pt;
font-family:&quot;Arial&quot;,sans-serif">Cerulean Blue<o:p></o:p></span></p>

<p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-left:90.0pt;text-indent:-36.0pt;mso-list:l0 level2 lfo1"><!--[if !supportLists]--><span style="mso-bidi-font-size:14.0pt;font-family:&quot;Arial&quot;,sans-serif;mso-fareast-font-family:
Arial">•<span style="font-variant-numeric: normal; font-variant-east-asian: normal; font-stretch: normal; font-size: 7pt; line-height: normal; font-family: &quot;Times New Roman&quot;;">&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;
</span></span><!--[endif]--><span style="mso-bidi-font-size:14.0pt;
font-family:&quot;Arial&quot;,sans-serif">Ultramarine Blue<o:p></o:p></span></p>

<p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-left:90.0pt;text-indent:-36.0pt;mso-list:l0 level2 lfo1"><!--[if !supportLists]--><span style="mso-bidi-font-size:14.0pt;font-family:&quot;Arial&quot;,sans-serif;mso-fareast-font-family:
Arial">•<span style="font-variant-numeric: normal; font-variant-east-asian: normal; font-stretch: normal; font-size: 7pt; line-height: normal; font-family: &quot;Times New Roman&quot;;">&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;
</span></span><!--[endif]--><span style="mso-bidi-font-size:14.0pt;
font-family:&quot;Arial&quot;,sans-serif">Ivory Black<o:p></o:p></span></p>

<p class="MsoNormal"><span style="mso-bidi-font-size:14.0pt;font-family:&quot;Arial&quot;,sans-serif">&nbsp;</span></p>

<p class="MsoNormal"><span style="mso-bidi-font-size:14.0pt;font-family:&quot;Arial&quot;,sans-serif">If
you are not sure what brand to buy for brushes and colours the tutor recommends
the Winton range by Windsor &amp; Newton as a good quality range for beginners.
Also, the Georgian range by Daler Rowney.<o:p></o:p></span></p>

<b><span style="font-size:12.0pt;font-family:&quot;Arial&quot;,sans-serif;mso-fareast-font-family:
&quot;Times New Roman&quot;;mso-ansi-language:EN-GB;mso-fareast-language:EN-US;
mso-bidi-language:AR-SA">Stable internet connection, a PC or tablet and ability
to use ZOOM if course moves online.</span></b><br></li></ul>

Teaching method/style?

The tutor demonstrates every step of the process and provides feedback to all students throughout to help them develop their knowledge and skills.

Equipment Required

See list above.&nbsp;<p><span style="font-weight: bold;">Stable internet connection, a PC or tablet and ability to use ZOOM if course moves online.</span></p>