Acrylics-Absolute Beginners

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Course code: B64B

A 6-week course introduction to acrylics. You will learn new skills to help develop your confidence with acrylics. For absolute beginners. This course will be delivered at Stoke Lodge but will transfer online if necessary using ZOOM and WhatsApp

When and where

Dates

From 01 Mar 2022 to 05 Apr 2022
Tue 13:00-16:00

6 weeks

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01 Mar 2022

13:00 to 16:00

08 Mar 2022

13:00 to 16:00

15 Mar 2022

13:00 to 16:00

22 Mar 2022

13:00 to 16:00

29 Mar 2022

13:00 to 16:00

05 Apr 2022

13:00 to 16:00


with Mary Kelly

Cost

Fees and concessions

The total charge is £135.00. The tuition fee for this course is £135.00

Description

<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">A 6-week course introduction to acrylics.</span><span style="font-size: 10.5pt; font-family: Helvetica, sans-serif; background-image: initial; background-position: initial; background-size: initial; background-repeat: initial; background-attachment: initial; background-origin: initial; background-clip: initial;"> </span><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">You will learn new skills to help develop your
confidence with acrylics. The course will include painting from still life and
landscapes/ seascape. You will be inspired to develop your own individual style
of painting. For absolute beginners.&nbsp;</span><p><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"><b>This
course will be delivered at Stoke Lodge but will transfer online if necessary
using ZOOM and WhatsApp.</b></span><br></p>

What can students expect?

<p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-family:&quot;Arial&quot;,sans-serif">You will learn
colour mixing, how to apply paint, what equipment, paints, brushes and canvases
you need. You will learn how to paint landscapes, seascapes and still life,
with tutor-led demonstrations, advice and guidance. This is a friendly,
supported and structured course, which will help you be inspired to develop your
own individual style of painting.<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">This
course will be delivered at Stoke Lodge but will transfer online if necessary
using ZOOM and WhatsApp.</span></b><br><p></p><p></p>

Late starters allowed?

<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;mso-bidi-font-weight:bold">Yes, but this is a
short course, so it is best to join by week 2.</span><br>

Previous experience required?

No

What is the progression route?

To join another acrylic course.

Are there any extra costs?

<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">The fee includes some materials; tutor will
advise you on what to buy during 1<sup>st</sup> session.</span><br>

Work set between sessions?

No

What should students bring?

<p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-left: 39.6pt; text-indent: -18pt;">•<span style="white-space:pre"> </span>As much of the equipment listed in the<span style="color: rgb(78, 52, 46);"> <span style="font-weight: bold; background-color: rgb(255, 243, 224);">Equipment Required box</span></span>&nbsp; as you already have. Mary will advise you during 1st session. Please make sure you have some paints,&nbsp; brushes and paper/board/canvas to work with</p><p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-left:39.6pt;mso-add-space:auto;text-indent:
-18.0pt;mso-list:l0 level1 lfo1">•<span style="white-space:pre"> </span>An apron or old shirt to protect your clothes&nbsp;</p><p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-left:39.6pt;mso-add-space:auto;text-indent:
-18.0pt;mso-list:l0 level1 lfo1">•<span style="white-space:pre"> </span>Two water containers (jam jar or large yogurt pot)</p><p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-left:39.6pt;mso-add-space:auto;text-indent:
-18.0pt;mso-list:l0 level1 lfo1">•<span style="white-space:pre"> </span>Masking-tape or drawing clips or bull-dog clips</p><p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-left:39.6pt;mso-add-space:auto;text-indent:
-18.0pt;mso-list:l0 level1 lfo1"><span style="font-weight: bold;">Stable internet connection, a tablet or PC and ability to use ZOOM if course has to transfer online.</span></p><p style="text-indent: -24px;"><br></p><p></p>

Teaching method/style?

Demonstrations and handouts.

Equipment Required

<ul style="margin-top:0cm" type="disc">
<li class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-family:
&quot;Arial&quot;,sans-serif">Acrylic paint, you can buy a set of mixed acyclic
paint in a box to start with<o:p></o:p></span></li>
<li class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-family:
&quot;Arial&quot;,sans-serif">If you wish to buy individual paints the following are
what you need. titanium white, lemon yellow, yellow ochre, cadmium red,
alizarin crimson, cerlean blue, ultramarine blue, burnt umber, raw umber,
payne's grey, veridian green, hookers green and cadmium yellow<o:p></o:p></span></li>
<li class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-family:
&quot;Arial&quot;,sans-serif">Set of brushes, small round various sizes, 4,6 and 8, Filbert,
large flat, fan brush, and a rigger brush. <b>Mary will advise you on what
brushes to buy during 1<sup>st</sup> session<o:p></o:p></b></span></li>
<li class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-family:
&quot;Arial&quot;,sans-serif">A palette knife<o:p></o:p></span></li>
<li class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-family:
&quot;Arial&quot;,sans-serif">Jcloth or kitchen roll<o:p></o:p></span></li>
<li class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-family:
&quot;Arial&quot;,sans-serif">Mixing palette or white plate<o:p></o:p></span></li>
<li class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-family:
&quot;Arial&quot;,sans-serif">Canvas board, acrylic paper or some canvases<o:p></o:p></span></li>
<li class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-family:
&quot;Arial&quot;,sans-serif">An apron or old shirt to protect your clothes <o:p></o:p></span></li>
<li class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-family:
&quot;Arial&quot;,sans-serif">Two water containers (jam jar or large yogurt pot)<o:p></o:p></span></li>
<li class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-family: Arial, sans-serif;">Masking-tape or
drawing clips or bull-dog clips</span><span style="font-family:&quot;Arial&quot;,sans-serif"><o:p></o:p></span></li>
</ul>

<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 tablet or PC and ability to use ZOOM if course has to
transfer online</span></b><br>